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Markets of Madaripur flooded with mother...

Markets of Madaripur flooded with mother...

Nation

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Some locals noted that a ban on fishing mother ilish could help lower the prices for next season

More research needed on commercial Ilish...

More research needed on commercial Ilish...

Nation

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Ilish farming in ponds is not commercially viable

BAU scientists decode Ilish genome...

BAU scientists decode Ilish genome...

Science

Sun, Sep 9 2018

Ilish’s genomes contain 7.8 million of nucleotides, which is 1/4 of human’s genome

Ilish from the Bay floods Barisal...

Ilish from the Bay floods Barisal...

Business

Sun, Aug 12 2018

In Barisal’s wholesale fish market in the Port Road area of the city, prices are dropping every...

Businesses stocking up on Ilish

Businesses stocking up on Ilish

Business

Fri, Apr 13 2018

Fish sellers from several markets in Dhaka said that Ilish is very popular this season every year. The...

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...

Hilsa fish arats turned into watermelon...

Hilsa fish arats turned into watermelon...

Nation

Mon, Apr 2 2018

Traders make the move due to the lack of ilish fishes at this time of the year and a two-month government...

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...

Puja for your palate

Puja for your palate

Weekend Tribune

Tue, Oct 3 2017

Festival feasting

10 fishermen jailed for violating Ilish...

10 fishermen jailed for violating Ilish...

Nation

Mon, Oct 2 2017

The government has imposed a 22-day ban on catching, selling, carrying and hoarding of Ilish from October...

22 Bangladeshi products waiting to get...

22 Bangladeshi products waiting to get...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 10 2017

Bangladesh has already lost its famous products like Nakshi Kantha and Fazli mango for failing to pass...

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...

Payra coal-fired power plant a threat...

Payra coal-fired power plant a threat...

Environment

Mon, Jun 12 2017

The national fish of Bangladesh contributes to 12% of overall fish production in Bangladesh, which is...

Ban on fishing Ilish lifted

Ban on fishing Ilish lifted

Nation

Sun, Apr 30 2017

On the other hand, the authorities have banned fishing in the Kaptai Lake for three months from...

‘Sky-high demand, lack of monitoring...

‘Sky-high demand, lack of monitoring...

Dhaka

Fri, Apr 14 2017

Md Abu Bakkar Siddiq, owner of the wholesale fish market in Jatrabari, Dhaka, speaks with the Dhaka Tribune’s...

Happy new books

Happy new books

Ekram Kabir , Ekram Kabir

Thu, Apr 13 2017

Wouldn’t it be nice to get books as a Noboborsho present?

PM: Do not eat Ilish on Pohela...

PM: Do not eat Ilish on Pohela...

Food

Tue, Apr 11 2017

Ilish is considered integral part of the traditional Pohela Boishakh cuisine.

Ilish to be patented as Bangladeshi...

Ilish to be patented as Bangladeshi...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Ilish is set to get registration as the Geographical Indication (GI) product of Bangladesh.

Ilish ban hits fishermen

Ilish ban hits fishermen

Regulations

Mon, Oct 24 2016

Dhaka Tribune’s local correspondents from Barisal, Bhola, Faridpur and Manikganj report that not a single...

31 fishermen jailed for catching...

31 fishermen jailed for catching...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 18 2016

At least 31 fishermen were sent to jail yesterday in three districts for catching Ilish defying the...

11 fishermen jailed for catching...

11 fishermen jailed for catching...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 17 2016

The government has imposed a ban on catching, selling, transportation and hoarding of hilsa from October12...