• Monday, Jan 25, 2021
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In Pictures: Catch me a catch

In Pictures: Catch me a catch

D2

Fri, Oct 16 2020

A diet of fish and rice is so intrinsically linked to the Bangali identity that ‘maache bhaate...

Meghna-Dhonagoda dyke collapses in...

Meghna-Dhonagoda dyke collapses in...

Nation

Sun, Sep 20 2020

On Friday night, cracks started developing on the 200-metres main embankment along the Meghna River at...

Integrated policy approach needed for...

Integrated policy approach needed for...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 19 2020

Harmonized regional policies can also strengthen ecological resilience of rivers

421C project to save Chandpur town awaits...

421C project to save Chandpur town awaits...

Nation

Thu, Aug 20 2020

A 25-metre area along the river has already gone into the gorge of the mighty Meghna while another 100...

Fishing prohibited in Padma-Meghna

Fishing prohibited in Padma-Meghna

Bangladesh

Sat, Feb 29 2020

Two months' ban to ensure ilish growth

1 killed in Meghna launch

1 killed in Meghna launch

Nation

Sat, Dec 7 2019

Poor visibility is likely to have played a key role in the collision

3 go missing as vessel sinks in...

3 go missing as vessel sinks in...

Nation

Sun, Nov 17 2019

Eight vessels were seized for violating laws

1,200kg of jatka recovered in

1,200kg of jatka recovered in

Nation

Thu, Nov 14 2019

In total, the recovered ilish jatka would cost Tk600,000 if they were sold in markets

Fisherman killed, 4 others missing as...

Fisherman killed, 4 others missing as...

Nation

Sun, Nov 10 2019

They were returning home after selling Hilsa fish in Barisal markets

ADB: Strict supervision required to...

ADB: Strict supervision required to...

Nation

Wed, Aug 21 2019

Enforcement by government necessary to avoid pollution

Part of Chandpur town protective embankment...

Part of Chandpur town protective embankment...

Nation

Sun, Aug 4 2019

The local administration has disconnected gas and power connections to the affected area

Meghna River erosion: People in Lakshmipur...

Meghna River erosion: People in Lakshmipur...

Nation

Sun, Jul 14 2019

The construction work began in 2013, and was expected to be completed by 2017

Regional cooperation  makes it...

Regional cooperation makes it...

Editorial

Fri, Jun 14 2019

Increased connectivity will remain key in the coming years

Meghna-Gomti link dredging work may...

Meghna-Gomti link dredging work may...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 12 2019

The Joint Technical Committee has proposed 15 km of the waterway be dredged

Dead body of two minors recovered from...

Dead body of two minors recovered from...

Nation

Fri, May 24 2019

Police are interrogating the deceased’s family members

Irrigation project dyke bursts, Chandpur...

Irrigation project dyke bursts, Chandpur...

Nation

Tue, Apr 30 2019

Farmers fear that they will face great losses if the situation persists

Trawler capsizes on Meghna, 2...

Trawler capsizes on Meghna, 2...

Nation

Sun, Mar 31 2019

Fifteen people have been rescued

Illegal sand mining persists along Meghna...

Illegal sand mining persists along Meghna...

Crime

Mon, Feb 18 2019

The government is losing out on revenue because of the illegal activity 

Cracks form on cargo ship in the...

Cracks form on cargo ship in the...

Nation

Thu, Jan 31 2019

The ship has anchored in Chandpur

Trawler capsize: 3 bodies recovered...

Trawler capsize: 3 bodies recovered...

Nation

Sun, Jan 20 2019

Owner of the trawler has been arrested

Probe committee formed for missing Meghna...

Probe committee formed for missing Meghna...

Nation

Fri, Jan 18 2019

The probe committee will start investigating as soon as the trawler is recovered