• Tuesday, Dec 10, 2019
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Unregistered speedboats endanger lives...

Unregistered speedboats endanger lives...

Nation

Thu, Nov 7 2019

Of around 400 speedboats that regularly operate on these two routes, not a single one is registered and...

Padma swallows three ferry jetties at...

Padma swallows three ferry jetties at...

Nation

Sun, Oct 27 2019

Disruption in ferry services caused a huge tailback, as over 600 vehicles remain stranded on both sides...

River erosion renders  800 families...

River erosion renders 800 families...

Nation

Sun, Oct 20 2019

Much infrastructure such as upazila health complexes , markets, roads, and school buildings has been...

18 chars flooded in Natore as Padma...

18 chars flooded in Natore as Padma...

Nation

Thu, Oct 3 2019

Three shelter homes were opened for the flood victims

Ministry: Farakka Barrage always remains...

Ministry: Farakka Barrage always remains...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 1 2019

Heavy downpour has increased possibility of flood

Padma, Mahananda continue to swell in...

Padma, Mahananda continue to swell in...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 1 2019

All 119 gates of Farakka Barrage were raised to prevent floods in Patna

Padma river erosion hits people hard...

Padma river erosion hits people hard...

Nation

Fri, Sep 27 2019

Hundreds of homes have gone underwater

Water level in Padma rises, flooding...

Water level in Padma rises, flooding...

Nation

Tue, Sep 24 2019

India opened the sluice gates of the Farakka Barrage, which aided to the rise of water level in Padma...

Progress without compromise

Progress without compromise

Editorial

Mon, Aug 19 2019

Seven residential sites were constructed to provide for local residents

Nor'wester killed 3 in Padma

Nor'wester killed 3 in Padma

Nation

Tue, Apr 2 2019

Fire service is trying to rescue the missing 2

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry services resume...

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry services resume...

Nation

Thu, Mar 14 2019

Dense fog led to the suspension

Seventh span of Padma Bridge reaches...

Seventh span of Padma Bridge reaches...

Nation

Tue, Feb 19 2019

It will be placed between the 35th and 36th pillars

Nothing to bank on

Nothing to bank on

Editorial

Fri, Oct 12 2018

This wreaks havoc to the lives of thousands of people who live along the banks of these rivers

Nasa report: Over 66,000 hectares lost...

Nasa report: Over 66,000 hectares lost...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 15 2018

In recent years, Padma's erosion rates, sinuosity, and braiding have actually decreased 

In pictures: Padma River erosion hits...

In pictures: Padma River erosion hits...

Image Gallery

Tue, Sep 11 2018

The erosion has been ongoing for the past few years, recently it has taken a turn for the worse

Buildings, roads crumble into Padma...

Buildings, roads crumble into Padma...

Nation

Sun, Aug 19 2018

The upazila health complex is at risk of collapse at any time

High School building crumbles into Padma...

High School building crumbles into Padma...

Nation

Mon, Aug 13 2018

Over the last week, more than 100 families have lost their houses and lands to the river

Dhaka, New Delhi and Moscow sign MoU...

Dhaka, New Delhi and Moscow sign MoU...

Power & Energy

Sat, Mar 3 2018

Russia's state nuclear agency Rosatom's Deputy Director General (international relations) Nikolay Spassky,...

5 fishermen jailed for defying Ilish...

5 fishermen jailed for defying Ilish...

Nation

Mon, Oct 2 2017

A 10,000 meter fishing net was also confiscated from the fishermen

Is life so cheap?

Is life so cheap?

Editorial

Mon, Sep 11 2017

No longer can we have unsafe boats on our rivers. No more can we allow negligent boat operators to run...

Pabna's century-old bridge still standing...

Pabna's century-old bridge still standing...

Nation

Tue, Aug 1 2017

The bridge is also known as Paksey Bridge