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US Coast Guard to tackle China illegal...

US to tackle China illegal fishing in...

North America

Sat, Oct 24 2020

China claims almost the whole of the South China Sea as its own, a claim contested by several countries...

3 detained for fishing with insecticide...

3 detained for fishing with insecticide...

Nation

Mon, Sep 28 2020

A boat, 12kg of fish , insecticide and a sharp weapon were also recovered from their possession

Local thugs shut down fishing in Kaptai...

Local thugs shut down fishing in Kaptai...

Nation

Thu, Aug 27 2020

Local fishmongers are worried about surviving with their families without being able return to work after...

Fishing resumes in Kaptai Lake after...

Fishing resumes in Kaptai Lake after...

Nation

Tue, Aug 11 2020

The BFDC enforced the ban on fishing in the lake on May 1 this year

Fishing booms in Cox’s Bazar after...

Fishing booms in Cox’s Bazar after...

Nation

Tue, Jul 28 2020

Fishermen report massive hauls, citing the closure as a possible reason

Fishing in Sundarban banned for two...

Fishing in Sundarban banned for two...

Nation

Tue, Jun 25 2019

'We banned fishing in the area, but a limited fishing is allowed with Forest Department's...

Overfishing in Sunamganj's canals depleting...

Overfishing in Sunamganj's canals depleting...

Nation

Thu, Mar 28 2019

Overfishing in the Sunamganj haor area is endangering various fish species

Habibun Nahar slots into her new role...

Habibun Nahar slots into her new role...

Government Affairs

Mon, Jan 7 2019

The new deputy minister for environment, forest and climate change took oath on Monday

The water lords of Sunamganj

The water lords of Sunamganj

Nation

Wed, Jul 4 2018

Local influentials occupy water bodies and bar fishermen from fishing

Halda wears festive mood as brood fish...

Halda wears festive mood as brood fish...

Nation

Fri, Apr 20 2018

At the beginning of April, indigenous fish species migrate from different rivers to the Halda River to...

PM Hasina to have shutki, instead of...

PM Hasina to have shutki, instead of...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 12 2018

For the past two years, the prime minister has been urging the people to break tradition and avoid ilish...

Ilish ban hits Koyra fishermen

Ilish ban hits Koyra fishermen

Nation

Sun, Oct 8 2017

The 22-day ban on catching, carrying, storing and marketing of Ilish has been in effect since October...

At least she doesn’t have to wear a...

At least she doesn’t have to wear a...

Nation

Fri, Sep 29 2017

A picture of Basanti wearing a fishing net drew global attention to the 1974 famine in Bangladesh

Rain hikes Ilish prices despite soaring...

Rain hikes Ilish prices despite soaring...

Image Gallery

Fri, Aug 11 2017

The increase in prices may prove to be temporary, considering the weather clears and Ilish continue to...

Fisheries minister: 65-day fishing ban...

Fisheries minister: 65-day fishing ban...

Regulations

Tue, Jul 11 2017

'Scores of fries belonging to other fish species get caught and killed in the hunt to catching a single...

Ban on fishing in Hakaluki Haor...

Ban on fishing in Hakaluki Haor...

Nation

Tue, Apr 25 2017

The ban is lifted after the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission confirmed that the radiation levels in...

Fishing banned in Haor areas as piscine...

Fishing banned in Haor areas as piscine...

Nation

Thu, Apr 20 2017

'Some 4,000kgs of lime powder have been sprayed in different areas of the Haor in a bid to cleaning the...