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Bangladesh Navy rescues 14 fishermen...

14 fishermen rescued from Bay of...

Nation

Sun, Nov 28 2021

They have been floating in the sea for the last eight days

OP-ED: How climate change is linked...

How climate change is linked to the...

Beena Sarwar

Sun, Oct 31 2021

The toxic relations between India and Pakistan are taking a very real human toll, with ordinary people...

One dies as trawlers with 24 fishermen...

One dies as trawlers with 24 fishermen...

Nation

Tue, Sep 28 2021

The trawlers had 24 fishermen on board when they sank at Office Kella off Dublar Char of Bagerhat during...

Govt allocates 11,119 tons VGF rice...

Govt allocates 11,119 tons VGF rice...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 27 2021

This season, food aid is being provided to an additional 27,602 families

Coast Guard rescues 15 fishermen from...

Coast Guard rescues 15 fishermen

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 27 2021

The boat went adrift in the sea following an engine failure on Sunday afternoon 

8 missing after trawler capsizes in...

8 missing after trawler capsizes in...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 10 2021

A storm overturned the trawler, while they were fishing

Fishermen forced to keep boats docked...

Fishermen forced to keep boats docked...

Nation

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Fishermen in seafaring trawlers waiting at the Patharghata fish landing centre in Barguna said they always...

34 detained for violating fishing ban...

34 detained for violating fishing ban...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 4 2021

Police seize six trawlers and 3 lakh metre nets from the detainees

USAID to improve harvest management...

USAID to procure 160,000kg fish

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 19 2021

The project “Feed the Future” works for the betterment of poor fish farmers as well as the...

61 Indian fishermen pushed back after...

61 Indian fishermen pushed back after...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 30 2021

They had trespassed into Bangladesh waters while fishing in the Bay of Bengal

Fishermen family under threat after...

Fishermen family under threat after...

Nation

Wed, Feb 3 2021

The deceased’s son alleges that the MP and his brother had their father killed over a dispute over...

28 Indian fishermen detained for illegal...

Indian fishermen held for illegal entry...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jan 29 2021

Preparations underway to file a case in this connection

Tiger attacks 3 fishermen in...

Tiger attacks 3 fishermen in...

Nation

Fri, Jan 22 2021

Two of the men were dragged away by the tiger while the third managed to save himself by climbing a...

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...

Fisheries dispute threatens to sink...

Fisheries dispute threatens to sink...

Europe

Sun, Dec 20 2020

The tough talk came as the negotiators scramble to secure a pact before December 31

After lockdown lull, dried fish industry...

After lockdown lull, dried fish industry...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 10 2020

Fishermen said the coronavirus outbreak had dealt a severe blow to dry fish trade on the island

Myanmar returns 9 Bangladeshi...

Myanmar returns 9 Bangladeshi...

Nation

Thu, Nov 26 2020

On November 10, the fishermen, fishing in the south Bay of Bengal, had drifted to Myanmar's maritime...

Myanmar's BGP picks up 9 Bangladeshi...

Myanmar's BGP picks up 9 Bangladeshi...

Nation

Wed, Nov 11 2020

The identities of the fishermen have not been confirmed yet

Sundarbans fishermen remain a neglected...

Sundarbans fishermen remain a neglected...

Nation

Tue, Nov 10 2020

In Dublar Char, for instance, which is known as the ‘shutki palli,’ the fishermen are struggling...

Ilish ban: 5,533 jailed, nets worth...

Ilish ban: 5,533 jailed, nets worth...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 8 2020

45.41 metric tons of illegally harvested Ilish were seized

Ilish fishermen turning their backs...

Ilish fishermen turning their backs...

Nation

Mon, Oct 12 2020

The fishermen survive the whole year with the money they earn during peak season of ilish catching. Dhaka...