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Pirate dies in RAB shootout in...

Pirate dies in RAB shootout in...

Crime

Mon, Apr 2 2018

A single barreled gun, two kata rifles, one LG sartar gun, 12 fresh rounds of bullet, and 31 empty bullet...

Nat'l Committee to hold anti-Rampal...

Nat'l Committee to hold anti-Rampal...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 7 2018

'People will never accept projects that jeopardize the country’s rivers and forests'

Environmentalists call to scrap Rampal...

Environmentalists call to scrap Rampal...

Power & Energy

Sat, Aug 26 2017

During demonstrations against the construction of an open-pit coal mine in Phulbari on August 26, 2006,...

Woman stabbed to death by ex-husband...

Woman stabbed to death by ex-husband...

Court

Thu, Jul 20 2017

The coward man reportedly fled from the scene after the assault

Left-leaning leaders condemn attack...

Left-leaning leaders condemn attack...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 13 2017

Zonayed Saki said the government had resorted to lying and published a twisted version of Unesco’s statement...

Sending the wrong signals

Sending the wrong signals

Tribune Climate

Wed, Jul 12 2017

India to add 8.8GW in new solar capacity this year will overtake Japan as the third largest solar market...

Unesco nod to Rampal plant littered...

Unesco nod to Rampal plant littered...

Environment

Sun, Jul 9 2017

Bangladesh cannot build any infrastructure near the Sundarbans until the SEA report is submitted and...

Activists: Ash from Rampal will destroy...

Activists: Ash from Rampal will destroy...

Environment

Wed, May 17 2017

Even if half of all ash produced is recycled into brick and concrete industries, the ash disposal pond...

Is Rampal worth the political

Is Rampal worth the political

Afsan Chowdhury , Afsan Chowdhury

Sun, May 14 2017

Given the public backlash, AL’s inflexibility on Rampal is one of the few mysteries in our politics...

Greenpeace: Rampal plant could cause...

Greenpeace: Rampal plant could cause...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 5 2017

The United Nations has already urged Bangladesh to halt construction

Anti-Rampal rally in Dhaka today

Anti-Rampal rally in Dhaka today

Dhaka

Thu, Apr 20 2017

Member Secretary of the platform Prof Anu Muhammad on Wednesday hoped that the government would not obstruct...

Rampal protesters to hold rally in...

Rampal protesters to hold rally in...

Environment

Wed, Apr 19 2017

Environmentalists have been staging protests against the coal power project being set up near the Sundarbans...

They’ll be watching you

They’ll be watching you

Fardin Hasin

Wed, Apr 5 2017

Is it the government’s job to act like a parent?

An open letter to Al Gore from Annisul...

An open letter to Al Gore from Annisul...

Annisul Huq

Mon, Apr 3 2017

What the West is missing about Rampal

‘Are countries without the Sundarbans...

‘Are countries without the Sundarbans...

Nation

Thu, Mar 16 2017

'Those who do not want to see the country develop are opposing the Rampal power plant’

‘Hasina being misled by inner circle...

‘Hasina being misled by inner circle...

Environment

Sun, Mar 5 2017

A prominent rights activist has alleged that “vested quarters” who are close aides to the prime minister...

Leftist parties call hartal for Feb...

Leftist parties call hartal for Feb...

Power & Energy

Fri, Feb 24 2017

The BERC announced the latest gas price hike on Thursday

Anti-Rampal activists: Move power plant...

Anti-Rampal activists: Move power plant...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 14 2017

More than 50 organisations have demanded relocating the Rampal coal-fired power plant to a safe distance...

Saving our forests,  and all creatures...

Saving our forests, and all creatures...

Abdul Mannan

Fri, Feb 3 2017

We need to conserve all our plants and animals if we wish to save our biodiversity

Does coal hinder or support...

Does coal hinder or support...

Gloria Lappin

Sat, Jan 7 2017

What we can learn from the Australian experience

Anti-Rampal protest in Germany

Anti-Rampal protest in Germany

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 30 2016

Bangladeshi students at Germany’s Kaiserslautern University of Technology have organised a rally protesting...