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An open letter to Al Gore from Annisul...

An open letter to Al Gore from Annisul...

Annisul Huq

Mon, Apr 3 2017

What the West is missing about Rampal

BGB sets up second floating BOP in...

BGB sets up second floating BOP in...

Nation

Fri, Mar 31 2017

The BGB chief say the new BOP will help curb smuggling

Environmentalists pen open letter on...

Environmentalists pen open letter on...

Environment

Thu, Mar 30 2017

'Coal mining in itself is a very destructive activity which causes habitat destruction, a high level...

Call to shift Rampal project to...

Call to shift Rampal project to...

Development

Wed, Mar 22 2017

Arpangasia, lying along the Burishwar, appears to be safest and perfect site for the mega project as...

‘Are countries without the Sundarbans...

‘Are countries without the Sundarbans...

Nation

Thu, Mar 16 2017

'Those who do not want to see the country develop are opposing the Rampal power plant’

RAB detains four robbers after 'gunfight'...

RAB detains four robbers after 'gunfight'...

Crime

Mon, Mar 13 2017

The Sundarbans-based bandit gang opened fire on RAB members triggering a skirmish and retreated after...

Forest bandit killed in gunfight with...

Forest bandit killed in gunfight with...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 2 2017

The fighting ensued after smoke was seen rising up from a forest in an area patrolled by RAB-8.

Rampal coal power plant construction...

Rampal coal power plant construction...

Bangladesh

Mon, Feb 20 2017

Two pontoons and a jetty have been set up on the bank of the Pashur River on the west side of the main...

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...

Anti-Rampal activists: Move power plant...

Anti-Rampal activists: Move power plant...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 14 2017

More than 50 organisations have demanded relocating the Rampal coal-fired power plant to a safe distance...

‘Sundarbans Day’ today

‘Sundarbans Day’ today

Environment

Mon, Feb 13 2017

While the rest of the world is busy celebrating romantic love on February 14, the internationally recognised...

Rampal: A layman’s perspective

Rampal: A layman’s perspective

Israfil Khosru , Israfil Khosru

Mon, Feb 13 2017

With the building of Rampal, could our very sovereignty be under threat?

Saving our forests,  and all creatures...

Saving our forests, and all creatures...

Abdul Mannan

Fri, Feb 3 2017

We need to conserve all our plants and animals if we wish to save our biodiversity

Two forest robbers killed in Sundarbans...

Two forest robbers killed in Sundarbans...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 7 2016

Two suspected forest robbers were killed in a gunfight with members of the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)...

Eight poachers held in Satkhira

Eight poachers held in Satkhira

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 30 2016

A team of forest official arrested eight poachers along with four boats and deer hunting traps from Maloncho...

12 more Sundarbans-based robbers...

12 more Sundarbans-based robbers...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 28 2016

A Sundarbans-based robber gang has laid down arms after they were promised pardons and reintegration...

Sundarbans still haven for pirates

Sundarbans still haven for pirates

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Law enforcement agencies of Bangladesh have taken all out actions to curb pirates and forest robbers...

Govt to take tiger density census in...

Govt to take tiger density census in...

Bangladesh

Sun, Nov 6 2016

The government plans to take a density census of the Bengal Tiger population in the Sundarbans by the...

Tiger census in Sundarbans to begin...

Tiger census in Sundarbans to begin...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 5 2016

According to the Tiger Census 2015, tiger population declined to only 106 tigers in the Bangladesh part...

Wild honey collection in Sundarbans...

Wild honey collection in Sundarbans...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 5 2016

Collection of wild honey from the Sundarbans has been on a gradual decline in recent years as traditional...

Rampal plant: Delegation visits France...

Rampal plant: Delegation visits France...

Power & Energy

Tue, Oct 25 2016

The six-member government delegation will try to convince the Unesco not to declare the Sundarbans a...