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HC to probe body: What measures were...

HC to probe body: What measures were...

Court

Thu, May 28 2020

On May 9, a Gangetic dolphin was brutally killed, reportedly by locals of the Halda river area

Yet another dolphin found dead in Halda...

Yet another dolphin found dead in Halda...

Nation

Sun, May 24 2020

25 dolphins have died in Halda River since September 2017

Brood fishes finally begin spawning...

Brood fishes finally begin spawning...

Nation

Fri, May 22 2020

A total of 616 spawn collectors have collected 25,536kg eggs from the Halda on Friday

HC forms committee to protect biodiversity...

HC forms committee to protect biodiversity...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 19 2020

The court also asked lawmakers elected from areas near the banks of the Halda River to act as advisers...

Halda spawn collectors keeping fingers...

Halda spawn collectors keeping fingers...

Nation

Thu, Apr 30 2020

Noted Halda River researcher Prof Dr Manzoorul Kibria told Dhaka Tribune that different natural factors...

Illegal sand extraction continues to...

Illegal sand extraction continues to...

Nation

Tue, Feb 11 2020

The river is also Bangladesh’s largest natural breeding ground for carps

Yet another dolphin found dead in Halda...

Yet another dolphin found dead in Halda...

Nation

Thu, Dec 5 2019

The death of the dolphin is the second such incident in recent months

Power plant served show-cause notice...

Power plant served show-cause notice...

Nation

Tue, Jul 9 2019

According to the allegation, the power plant has been releasing toxic waste into a canal linked to Halda...

No respite from mechanized boats plying...

No respite from mechanized boats plying...

Nation

Wed, May 22 2019

Local experts have urged the authorities concerned to take stern action to against the culprits...

Yet another broodfish found floating...

Yet another broodfish found floating...

Nation

Mon, May 6 2019

It is the latest in a series of carps that have been found dead in a short span of time

Halda spawning season is on

Halda spawning season is on

Nation

Sun, May 5 2019

The Halda river flows through Hathazari and Raozan upazilas in Chittagong

7kg mrigal found floating in Halda

7kg mrigal found floating in Halda

Nation

Wed, May 1 2019

Locals spotted the dead fish with injury marks on Monday at the river's Kumarkhali point under the...

More time needed to declare Halda River...

More time needed to declare Halda an...

Environment

Fri, Jul 13 2018

The government decided to declare the 107km stretch of river as an ECA; from its origin at Khagrachhari’s...

CDA forms committee to check Halda...

CDA forms committee to check Halda...

Nation

Thu, Jul 12 2018

A huge number of dead fishes and aquatic animals were found floating in the river in the past few months...

Saving our rivers  is a worthy

Saving our rivers is a worthy

Editorial

Sun, Jul 1 2018

It is time to get serious about protecting the rivers that can still be saved

Halda River Protection Committee: Fish...

Halda River Protection Committee: Fish...

Environment

Fri, Jun 29 2018

The fish died due to low level of dissolved oxygen and exceedingly high level of ammonia which contaminated...

CCCI president calls to declare Halda...

CCCI president calls to declare Halda...

Nation

Tue, Jun 26 2018

'The river directly contributes Tk800 crore to the national economy every year'

Paper mill sealed off for polluting...

Paper mill sealed off for polluting...

Environment

Sun, Jun 24 2018

The Department of Environment (DoE) has sealed off a paper manufacturing enterprise in the...

Dead fish in Halda river pose danger...

Dead fish pose danger to Halda...

Nation

Sun, Jun 24 2018

Dissolved oxygen falls sharply, ammonia exceedingly higher

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...

17 Halda dolphins die in four...

17 Halda dolphins die in four...

Environment

Fri, Feb 2 2018

The official status of river dolphins is “critically endangered”