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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

Ban on fishing in Padma, Meghna...

Ban on fishing in Padma, Meghna...

Nation

Wed, Mar 1 2017

A two-month ban on catching, selling and transportation of all types of fish from the Padma and Meghna...

Government plans to stabilise Jamuna...

Government plans to stabilise Jamuna...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 7 2016

The government plans to undertake a massive project to stabilise the Jamuna and the Padma, Bangladesh's...

Shipping minister stranded as ferry...

Shipping minister stranded as ferry...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 8 2016

Master's inexperience and poor navigability both blamed as speedboats used to complete 13-km crossing...

Foreign minister: Talks with Kerry was...

Foreign minister: Talks with Kerry was...

Uncategorized

Tue, Aug 30 2016

Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali yesterday said Bangladesh and the United States held open and fruitful...

Can we learn from  our mistakes?

Can we learn from our mistakes?

Editorial

Mon, Aug 8 2016

The recent capsizing of a trawler in the Padma river which resulted in the deaths of at least six people...

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry service...

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry service...

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 7 2016

The vehicle shifting service by ferries has come to a halt on Sunday as the Padma river's tidal surge...

Gas connections soon on the west of...

Gas connections soon on the west of...

Development

Sun, Jul 17 2016

The previous contractor failed twice in building the gas pipeline through Padma