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Rampal power plant protest begins march...

Rampal power plant protest begins march...

Uncategorized

Fri, Nov 25 2016

The National Committee members say the government's plan to set a coal-based power plant very close to...

‘90.48% vote against Rampal power...

‘90.48% vote against Rampal power...

Bangladesh

Fri, Nov 18 2016

Around 90.48% people voted against proposed Rampal power plant near the Sundarbans while only 8.51% supported...

70% households to get LPG in 3...

70% households to get LPG in 3...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 27 2016

Coal will be used to generate 50% electricity in Bangladesh by 2030, said the state minister for power,...

RAMPAL PLANT: Delegate visits France...

RAMPAL PLANT: Delegate visits France...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 26 2016

A six-member high profile delegation of Bangladesh government yesterday went to Unesco headquarters in...

Rampal plant: Delegation visits France...

Rampal plant: Delegation visits France...

Power & Energy

Tue, Oct 25 2016

The six-member government delegation will try to convince the Unesco not to declare the Sundarbans a...

World Heritage Centre, IUCN call to...

World Heritage Centre, IUCN call to...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 19 2016

The Sundarbans in Bangladesh is part of the world’s largest mangrove forests, home to the famous Bengal...

Police charge on Rampal protest march...

Police charge on Rampal protest march...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 18 2016

At least 30 protesters have been reported injured as police confronted a march against Rampal power plant...

Now joint venture coal power plant in...

Now joint venture coal power plant in...

Power & Energy

Thu, Oct 6 2016

The 750MW coal-based power plant will be built by Bangladesh-India Friendship Power Company (Pvt) Limited,...

BCL, police foil Rampal protest at Shaheed...

BCL, police foil Rampal protest at Shaheed...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 30 2016

Organisers claim 20 Rampal power plant protesters were injured during a scuffle at the Shaheed Minar...

Govt to respond to Unesco's concern...

Govt to respond to Unesco's concern...

Environment

Sun, Sep 25 2016

On Saturday, the minister told reporters that the Rampal power plant project will continue as no decision...

Nasrul: Rampal project will continue...

Nasrul: Rampal project will continue...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 25 2016

Construction of the coal-fired power plant in Rampal, Bagerhat will continue despite Unesco’s advice...

Rally outside UN HQ says no to coal...

Rally outside UN HQ says no to coal...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 20 2016

The activists in New York demanded that the US Export-Import Bank, the taxpayer-funded export credit...

Will Bangladesh and India turn the Sundarbans...

Will Bangladesh and India turn the Sundarbans...

Environment

Tue, Sep 13 2016

The continuous, manifold increase in international, regional and inland shipping, through threatened...

‘If Indian coal is used, the power plant...

‘If Indian coal is used, the power plant...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 6 2016

The authorities concerned are saying that the machinery in Rampal power plant would be harmed if Indian...

Rampal: The political environment

Rampal: The political environment

Longform

Thu, Sep 1 2016

Rampal has become an issue of principles rather than arguments. This is the first part of a two-part...

National Committee: No unity with BNP...

National Committee: No unity with BNP...

Uncategorized

Mon, Aug 29 2016

The National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports on Monday has ruled out...

National Committee: PM convinced by...

National Committee: PM convinced by...

Uncategorized

Mon, Aug 29 2016

The National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports yesterday reacted to Prime...

PM affirms Rampal plant won’t harm...

PM affirms Rampal plant won’t harm...

Uncategorized

Sun, Aug 28 2016

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has blasted groups and individuals opposing the Rampal coal power plant...

Anti-Rampal activists: PM’s speech...

Anti-Rampal activists: PM’s speech...

Uncategorized

Sun, Aug 28 2016

Leaders of the National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports has termed...

Minute-by-minute: PM doesn't think Rampal...

Minute-by-minute: PM doesn't think Rampal...

Environment

Sat, Aug 27 2016

Amid criticism over the government initiative of setting up a coal-fired power plant in Rampal area near...

PM to speak to press on Rampal...

PM to speak to press on Rampal...

Uncategorized

Fri, Aug 26 2016

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will address a press conference on Saturday on the proposed Rampal Power...