• Sunday, Jan 17, 2021
  • Last Update : 02:49 pm
18 fishermen remain missing for 22 days...

18 fishermen missing in the Bay for...

Nation

Fri, Jan 1 2021

It’s not sure whether the trawler’s engine had died in the middle of the ocean and the boat...

17 Indian fishermen detained for illegal...

17 Indian fishermen detained for illegal...

Rules & Regulations

Wed, Dec 2 2020

Coast guard also seized 1000kgs of fish, and a fishing trawler named FB Ma Shibani

Bhashan Char: Better place for Rohingyas...

Bhashan Char: A better place for...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Dec 1 2020

The pristine island in the Bay of Bengal a far cry from the congested camps in Cox’s Bazar

Fishermen need sustainable livelihoods...

Fishermen need sustainable livelihoods...

Bangladesh

Fri, Nov 13 2020

If the devastating effects of climate change on the marine ecosystem and coastal areas are not addressed,...

Persistent rain for next 3 days

Persistent rain for next 3 days

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 1 2020

After 72 hours, the rain and thunder showers may decrease gradually

Bangladesh lodges amended submission...

Bangladesh hopes for more control over...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Determination of outer continental shelf will enable Bangladesh to explore and exploit natural resources...

Light vessel sinks in Bay of Bengal,...

Light vessel sinks in Bay of Bengal,...

Nation

Sun, Aug 16 2020

Bangladesh Coast Guard and Bangladesh Navy are conducting operations in the Bay in search of the missing...

Lighter vessel capsizes in Bay of...

Lighter vessel capsizes in Bay of...

Nation

Sat, Aug 15 2020

The lighter vessel ‘MV City-14’ owned by City Group was heading for Narayanganj from the...

COAST: Bay fishing ban made 70% of fishermen...

COAST: Bay fishing ban made 70% of fishermen...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 7 2020

A recent study by NGO COAST Trust revealed this information on Tuesday

Necessity of a compact strategy for...

Necessity of a compact strategy for...

Climate Change

Tue, Jun 30 2020

A comprehensive policy should address the lessons from emergencies like Covid-19 and Cyclone Amphan

Keeping a close eye

Keeping a close eye

Editorial

Wed, May 20 2020

We must do our best, by closely monitoring the storm and evacuating people and transporting them to...

Cyclone Amphan: Signal 4 for maritime...

Cyclone Amphan: Signal 4 for maritime...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 17 2020

The cyclone is likely to intensify further and move in a northwesterly direction

Stop dolphin slaughter

Stop dolphin slaughter

Barrister Omar H Khan

Sat, May 16 2020

Why we should not be hunting dolphins

UNHCR, IOM, UNODC urge states to protect...

UNHCR, IOM, UNODC urge states to protect...

World

Wed, May 6 2020

They called on states in the region to uphold the commitments of the 2016 Bali Declaration as well as...

All talk and little action

All talk and little action

Editorial

Sun, Apr 26 2020

There has been negligible support from the international community

Prioritizing intra-regional trade and...

Prioritizing intra-regional trade and...

Editorial

Wed, Feb 26 2020

BIMSTEC has good plans in place, and it would benefit the entire region, not just Bangladesh

Boat capsize: UN working with the government...

Boat capsize: UN working with the government...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Feb 11 2020

At least 15 Rohingyas were reported to have drowned as a boat capsized in the Bay of Bengal near St Martin’s...

One dies, 10 still missing after trawler...

One dies, 10 still missing after trawler...

Nation

Fri, Dec 27 2019

The incident took place around 7:30am on Friday in the deep sea, 30 miles south and west of Cox's...

16 Myanmar fishermen detained from Bay...

16 Myanmar fishermen detained from Bay...

Nation

Sat, Nov 30 2019

They were apprehended nearby St Martin's Island early Friday

Remembering  the great Bhola ...

Remembering the great Bhola ...

Julian Francis

Fri, Nov 8 2019

The devastation caused by the cyclone is recounted in vivid detail in a book by Cornelia Rohde

Cyclone Bulbul brews in Bay of...

Cyclone Bulbul brews in Bay of...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 6 2019

The deep depression that currently lies centred over east central and adjacent southeast Bay of Bengal...