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13 Sagar Bahini members surrender to...

13 Sagar Bahini members surrender to...

Crime

Fri, Oct 21 2016

Most of them were arrested during a special drive by RAB in the Sundarbans area on Wednesday

14 pirates surrender in Barguna

14 pirates surrender in Barguna

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 20 2016

Pirate ringleader Sagar and 13 of his cohorts have surrendered to Rapid Action Battalion along with huge...

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,...

Gunfight in Sundarbans, six abducted...

Gunfight in Sundarbans, six abducted...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 26 2016

A gun battle took place between the members of the Rapid Action Battalion and a forest robbery gang members...

The city of mosques

The city of mosques

Heritage

Sat, Sep 24 2016

Bagerhat is home to about 300 splendid mosques

Two robbers held with firearms in...

Two robbers held with firearms in...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 22 2016

Police have detained two forest robbers along with a foreign-made gun and a rifle from Koyra area of...

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...

In the face of climate change

In the face of climate change

Climate change is a problem for the whole world, but Bangladesh is particularly vulnerable

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...

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...

Suspected pirate killed in Sundarbans...

Suspected pirate killed in Sundarbans...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 26 2016

A suspected pirate has been killed in a “gunfight” with the members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB and...

Rampal Plant: BNP's movement depends...

Rampal Plant: BNP's movement depends...

Uncategorized

Thu, Aug 25 2016

The party also said whether it will announce any programme protesting the construction of Rampal power...

Two killed in Jhenaidah, Khulna...

Two killed in Jhenaidah, Khulna...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 12 2016

Two suspected robbers have been killed in separate 'gunfights' with security forces in Jhenaidah and...

'Government giving false info on Rampal...

'Government giving false info on Rampal...

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 11 2016

Convener of the National Committee to Save the Sundarbans Sultana Kamal has alleged that the government...

Dear UNESCO, do you have a Plan B?

Dear UNESCO, do you have a Plan B?

Maha Mirza

Tue, Aug 2 2016

We don’t have a Forest B

Let our tigers roar

Let our tigers roar

Editorial

Sun, Jul 31 2016

The Bengal Tiger is more than just a symbol for Bangladesh. Sadly, according to the latest census...

A death sentence for the

A death sentence for the

Ziaur Rahman , Ziaur Rahman

Wed, Jul 27 2016

Let us collectively say ‘no’ to the Rampal power plant