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Nuclear Day observed at Rooppur...

Nuclear Day observed at Rooppur...

Nation

Mon, Nov 30 2020

Science and Technology Affairs Minister Yeafesh Osman inaugurated the day by releasing balloons and...

Reactor pressure vessel, steam generator...

RNPP reactor pressure vessel, steam...

Nation

Tue, Nov 17 2020

The plant will have two power units, the life cycle of which is 60 years with the possibility of extension...

Govt approves nuclear mishap response...

Govt approves nuclear mishap response...

Power & Energy

Mon, Nov 16 2020

The draft National Nuclear and Radioactive Emergency Preparedness and Response Plan was approved at the...

Timely execution of Rooppur power transmission...

Timely execution of Rooppur power transmission...

Business

Sat, Oct 24 2020

 Timely start of operation of the Rooppur NPP project will depend on the timely implementation of...

Delays in Rooppur power transmission...

Delays in Rooppur power transmission...

Nation

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Indian financing agency taking ‘unusual’ amount of time to give go-ahead for bidding

High Court grants permanent bail to...

RNPP graft: Contractor Asif gets permanent...

Court

Wed, Oct 21 2020

Advocate Khurshid Alam said the ACC will file an appeal against the High Court order

HC: Finish RNPP housing graft probe...

HC: Finish RNPP housing graft probe...

Nation

Mon, Oct 19 2020

On August 17, the High Court issued a rule asking the government to explain why Shahiful should not be...

India's bureaucratic red tape holds...

India's bureaucratic red tape holds...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 14 2020

Official sources at Power Grid Company of Bangladesh (PGCB) said the state-owned power transmission body...

Rooppur power plant scam: HC questions...

Rooppur power plant scam: HC questions...

Court

Sun, Sep 13 2020

Shahadat and 12 others were arrested on December 12, 2019

RNPP project: Russia ships reactor vessel,...

RNPP project: Russia ships reactor vessel,...

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 20 2020

Rosatom, Russian state corporation headquartered in Moscow that specializes in nuclear energy, is working...

HC issues rule on bail of engineer Shafiqul...

RNPP pillow scam: HC issues rule on...

Court

Mon, Aug 17 2020

The Anti-Corruption Commission has arrested 13 people in three cases over the scam

OP-ED: Molten salt reactors: The future...

OP-ED: Molten salt reactors: The future...

Kazi Zahin Hasan

Tue, Aug 4 2020

The MSR design is far superior to the conventional reactor in terms of safety

Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant: Equipment...

Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant: Equipment...

Power & Energy

Sun, Jul 19 2020

The country’s first-ever nuclear power plant will have two power units -- each of 1,200MW capacities...

Covid-19: Private diagnostic centre...

Covid-19: Private diagnostic centre...

Nation

Fri, Jul 10 2020

The diagnostic centre owner was sent to jail following his arrest on Thursday

Rooppur power plant graft: HC denies...

Rooppur power plant graft: HC denies...

Court

Sun, Jul 5 2020

ACC pressed graft charges on several people over irregularities in supplying furniture and...

Support truss installed at Unit-2 reactor...

Support truss installed at Unit-2 reactor...

Power & Energy

Tue, Jun 16 2020

Truss is a welded metal structure, consisting of radial beams

Evaluating the Rooppur nuclear power...

Evaluating the Rooppur nuclear power...

Rumi Kawser

Tue, Dec 3 2019

Is Bangladesh’s nuclear ambition too premature? This is the concluding part of Tuesday’s...

Evaluating the Rooppur nuclear power...

Evaluating the Rooppur nuclear power...

Atikur Rahman

Mon, Dec 2 2019

Is nuclear powered electricity a sustainable option for Bangladesh? This is the first part of a two-part...

The dichotomy of resolve

The dichotomy of resolve

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Nov 21 2019

The delicate balancing act of development and being environmentally responsible

ACC interrogates 7 more RNPP...

ACC interrogates 7 more RNPP...

Corruption

Mon, Nov 11 2019

Twelve engineers have already been interrogated for alleged involvement in cost-related anomalies

ACC interrogates 6 more RNPP...

ACC interrogates 6 more RNPP...

Corruption

Thu, Nov 7 2019

On Wednesday, six other engineers were also interrogated