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Drone seized in Sundarbans

Drone seized in Sundarbans

Nation

Wed, Dec 6 2017

The drone was seized from a launch of a tourism company 'Banglar Bon' carrying 12 Maltese citizens

Two pirates killed in Sundarbans after...

Two pirates killed in Sundarbans after...

Nation

Wed, Nov 15 2017

A RAB patrol discovered a pirate group in the morning and engaged them, killing two

Kamal: Security forces being modernised...

Kamal: Security forces being modernised...

Nation

Fri, Nov 3 2017

The minister spoke at a surrender ceremony of pirates held at the Pirojpur Stadium on Wednesday

Bangladeshi activist featured among...

Bangladeshi activist featured among...

Around the Web

Sat, Oct 7 2017

Mizanur Rahman has served as an organiser of the Sudarban Rakkha Andolon [Movement for protecting the...

Poacher held with deer skin in...

Poacher held with deer skin in...

Nation

Sat, Sep 30 2017

A drive was conducted on information that some hunters were passing through the area with some hunted...

In the heart of nature

In the heart of nature

Editorial

Sat, Sep 16 2017

By protecting the Sundarbans, we will also be protecting majestic beasts, which occupy a delicate place...

More than half of Sundarbans now designated...

More than half of Sundarbans now designated...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 16 2017

Expansion of sanctuary areas will boost and protect the biodiversity of Sundarbans

RAB declares Sundarbans pirate

RAB declares Sundarbans pirate

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 24 2017

The pirates are not granted amnesty for their offences but are viewed favourably for turning themselves...

Berlin to host European conference on...

Berlin to host European conference on...

Environment

Fri, Aug 18 2017

The Berlin Declaration to save the Sundarbans will be announced on Sunday, the last day of the two-day...

Deer hunting on the rise in...

Deer hunting on the rise in...

Environment

Wed, Aug 2 2017

Pirates operating in the Sundarbans have largely surrendered to the joint efforts of RAB teams, specially...

Sundarbans wildlife sanctuary doubles...

Sundarbans wildlife sanctuary doubles...

Environment

Sun, Jul 30 2017

The government protection now extends to 52% of the Sundarbans

The symbol of our nation

The symbol of our nation

Editorial

Sat, Jul 29 2017

Poaching has contributed to this steep decline

NGOs condemn Unesco’s decision on...

NGOs condemn Unesco’s decision on...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 13 2017

The WHC recently withdraws its earlier objection to the construction of Rampal power plant near the...

Govt: Unesco backtracks from Rampal...

Govt: Unesco backtracks from Rampal...

Environment

Thu, Jul 6 2017

In recent years, the World Heritage Committee had expressed its concerns over the state of conservation...

The legal implications of  harming the...

The legal implications of harming the...

Raihan Rahman Rafid

Thu, Jun 15 2017

We cannot afford to lose our forests and wild-life to shoddy governance

PM: Govt to create artificial forest...

PM: Govt to create artificial forest...

Environment

Sun, Jun 4 2017

Hasina has instructed the authorities concerned regarding the expansion of mangrove forest in the coastal...

Two honey collectors sued over fire...

Two honey collectors sued over fire...

Nation

Fri, Jun 2 2017

'A primary investigation revealed that the duo had illegally entered into the forest and left their flaming...

Fire breaks out in Sundarbans Chandpai...

Fire breaks out in Sundarbans Chandpai...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 26 2017

It was finally brought under control around 7pm

Activists: Resources for citizens first,...

Activists: Resources for citizens first,...

Power & Energy

Thu, May 25 2017

'How can the government decide to export gas through a foreign company to other countries, when we have...

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...