• Thursday, Nov 15, 2018
  • Last Update : 01:38 am
Cyclonic storm ‘Gaja’ formed over...

Cyclonic storm ‘Gaja’ formed over...

Nation

Sun, Nov 11 2018

Maritime ports have been asked to hoist distant warning signal 2

33 Malaysia-bound Rohingyas rescued...

33 Rohingyas rescued from St Martin,...

Nation

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Of the 33 passengers,  14 are men, 10 women, and nine children

Two navy sailors killed during Bay of...

Two navy sailors killed during Bay of...

Military Affairs

Thu, Sep 27 2018

The incident took place on a first attack craft of the navy in the sea

Lighter vessel capsizes in Bay of...

Lighter vessel capsizes in Bay of...

Nation

Sun, Sep 9 2018

All on-board crewmembers were rescued

Regional cooperation makes it...

Regional cooperation makes it...

Editorial

Fri, Aug 31 2018

Members of Bimstec share common problems and enemies, and working together with neighbours has become...

Second trawler capsize sees 19 fishermen...

Fishing trawler capsizes in the

Nation

Sat, Jul 21 2018

'As the sea was turbulent, nearby trawlers could not rescue the fishermen'

19 Indian fishermen feared drowned in...

19 Indian fishermen feared drowned in...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 18 2018

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said her government would respond by regulating the fishing...

Eight countries come together to protect...

Eight countries come together to protect...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 4 2018

A key problem now is that there is little money for mangrove regeneration and conservation, though all...

'Government favouring LNG while ignoring...

'Government favouring LNG while ignoring...

Power & Energy

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Expert questions why 22 of 26 offshore gas blocks remain unexplored as government focuses on more expensive...

Maritime ports asked to hoist cautionary...

Maritime ports asked to hoist cautionary...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 29 2018

The maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist

Hunting in the Bay

Hunting in the Bay

Business

Sun, May 13 2018

It’s time for Bangladesh to invest in deep-water hydrocarbon exploration

‘Bimstec yet to take off despite huge...

‘Bimstec yet to take off despite huge...

Business

Tue, Mar 20 2018

The foreign minister urged upon experts to focus on a much wider range of issues, challenges and opportunities...

Rehabilitation work for Rohingyas going...

Rehabilitation work for Rohingyas going...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 19 2018

Almost 40% construction work of 1,440 houses including 120 cyclone shelters has already been...

Four bodies found floating in the Bay...

Four bodies found floating in the Bay...

Nation

Thu, Mar 15 2018

The bodies will be sent to Cox's Bazar Sadar Hospital after recovery

Floating Island: New home for Rohingya...

Floating Island: New home for Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 23 2018

British and Chinese engineers are helping prepare the island to receive refugees before the onset of...

Policy support needed to tap potential...

Policy support needed to tap potential...

Business

Sun, Feb 11 2018

Bangladesh is now on the world’s cruise map and this voyage will help boost future tourism

Diving into our deep seas

Diving into our deep seas

Opinion

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Bangladesh has a great opportunity to utilise and earn from its waters

Indian companies seek additional two...

Indian companies seek additional two...

Business

Mon, Jan 8 2018

The state-owned companies have already completed 2D seismic surveys of the blocks according to Petrobangla...

Eight held with 500,000 Yaba pills in...

Eight held with 500,000 Yaba pills in...

Crime

Fri, Jan 5 2018

The arrested people are residents of Gahira area in Raozan upazila of Chittagong.

Rain disrupts normal city life

Rain disrupts normal city life

Dhaka

Sun, Dec 10 2017

Met office recorded around eight millimetres of rainfall in three hours from 6am to 9am on Sunday, said...

Local cautionary signal 3 at seaports...

Local cautionary signal 3 at seaports...

Bangladesh

Sat, Dec 9 2017

According to a met office special bulletin, the deep depression is likely to intensify further and move...