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Sundarbans Day observed in coastal...

Sundarbans Day observed in coastal...

Environment

Tue, Feb 14 2017

With a slogan, "Love Sundarbans on Valentine’s Day" the day is unofficially observed on February 14 every...

Rehabilitation of sea robbers being...

Rehabilitation of sea robbers being...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 3 2017

A total of 92 former sea robbers of Sundarbans surrendered to the law enforcing agencies during the last...

Sundarbans oil spill: No contingency...

Sundarbans oil spill: No contingency...

Environment

Thu, Feb 2 2017

It will take one more year to finalise a national oil spill contingency plan, which began two years ago,...

Protests held globally against Rampal...

Protests held globally against Rampal...

Environment

Sun, Jan 8 2017

As part of a global day of action and in solidarity with the Save the Sundarbans movement, protests were...

Global day of protest for Sundarbans...

Global day of protest for Sundarbans...

Environment

Fri, Jan 6 2017

Environmental groups, activists, individuals and political parties across the globe are set to stage...

12 forest robbers surrender to home...

12 forest robbers surrender to home...

Uncategorized

Tue, Nov 29 2016

A forest robbers’ gang, who were active in Sundarbans, surrendered to Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan...

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...

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...

'World Bank secretly finances Asian...

'World Bank secretly finances Asian...

Economy

Mon, Oct 3 2016

In a policy shift in 2013, the Bank said it would end virtually all support for the creation of coal-burning...

Preliminary study finds Sundarbans free...

Preliminary study finds Sundarbans free...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 25 2016

Having weathered human encroachment for years, the Sundarbans is surprisingly still not as polluted with...

Do the right thing and stop Rampal....

Do the right thing and stop Rampal....

Editorial

Sat, Jul 16 2016

The environmental and social costs will be dire

Wake up, you fools

Wake up, you fools

Nipu Roy

Sat, Apr 2 2016

When we were children, there were these essays we’d write. My favourites were the ones in which I got...