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Sundarbans coal-cargo accident: Chemicals...

Sundarbans coal-cargo accident: Chemicals...

Environment

Tue, Apr 17 2018

The cargo carrying 775 metric ton coal sank on April 15 in the Hathbaria 5 and 6 route

Sundarbans coal-cargo accident: Environmentalists...

Sundarbans coal-cargo accident: Environmentalists...

Environment

Tue, Apr 17 2018

'This will severely harm the marine life and biodiversity of the Sundarbans'

Excess weight caused coal carrier to...

Excess weight caused coal carrier to...

Nation

Mon, Apr 16 2018

The vessel is currently 12 feet under water

Vessel carrying coal sinks near...

Vessel carrying coal sinks near...

Nation

Sun, Apr 15 2018

In three and a half years, six cargo vessels carrying oil, cement, fertilizer and coal have landed at...

Greens: Amendment favours LPG factories,...

Greens: Amendment favours LPG factories,...

Environment

Sun, Apr 8 2018

Currently, there are at least 190 different types of industries, including the under-construction ones,...

DoE report: 190 establishments within...

DoE report: 190 establishments within...

Environment

Fri, Apr 6 2018

The Environment and Forest Ministry issued a gazette notification on August 30 in 1999 declaring the...

Smart patrolling: Crime going down in...

Smart patrolling: Crime going down in...

Nation

Fri, Apr 6 2018

Thirty-nine people have been arrested and 69 boats and 39 nets seized during drives in 10,339-kilometre...

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...

As floods rise in Bangladesh, crab farming...

As floods rise in Bangladesh, crab farming...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 18 2018

Some experts, however, warn that crab farming may not be enough to sustain families in increasingly risk-prone...

Pirates killed in ‘gunfight’ with...

Pirates killed in ‘gunfight’ with...

Nation

Mon, Mar 5 2018

RAB says six locally-made firearms, bullets and explosives have also been recovered

Taking conservation seriously

Taking conservation seriously

Opinion

Sat, Mar 3 2018

More than just a symbol of national pride, the Bengal tiger occupies a delicate place in the ecological...

Is tie-up with NGO necessary for tiger...

Is tie-up with NGO necessary for tiger...

Special

Sat, Mar 3 2018

The new NGO-led survey is unlikely to yield any results, a forest department official says

Tourism minister propounds commission...

Tourism minister propounds commission...

Nation

Thu, Feb 15 2018

The minister was addressing a discussion on Sundarbans Day, held at Khulna Press Club on Wednesday

Spotted deer found in human habitat...

Spotted deer found in human habitat...

Nation

Tue, Jan 30 2018

The two deer might have entered the village after losing their way in the night fog

Robber ringleader, two others killed...

Robber ringleader, two others killed...

Nation

Wed, Jan 24 2018

The deceased could not be identified immediately

Left to starve, tigers throng human...

Left to starve, tigers throng human...

Nation

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Similar incidents of tiger attacks have been reported in Boiddomari, Burburia and Katakhali areas near...

3 bandits killed in Sundarbans...

3 bandits killed in Sundarbans...

Nation

Thu, Jan 11 2018

The ‘gunfight’ took place in Baleshwari River’s Shukhpara area under Sarankhola upazila

Suspected forest bandit killed in Sundarbans...

Suspected forest bandit killed in Sundarbans...

Nation

Tue, Jan 9 2018

Farid was the second-in command of forest robber gang Chhoto Bahini

Government bans mud crab collection...

Government bans mud crab collection...

Environment

Mon, Jan 1 2018

January and February are the breeding season for the crabs

Awami League leaders detained with venison...

Awami League leaders detained with venison...

Nation

Sat, Dec 30 2017

They were transporting the venison on a motorbike

Move underway for Unesco-prescribed...

Move underway for Unesco-prescribed...

Nation

Sat, Dec 16 2017

The govt decided to undertake the comprehensive study following a Unesco Resolution adopted last...