Hilsa stocks dwindling dangerously

THOUGH the government amended the Protection and Conservation of Fish Act (1950) in the year 2002 to ban the manufacture and marketing of gill nets in the country, বিস্তারিত… »

Hilsa sold at Tk 16,000 in auction

If you are willing to have hilsa on your Pahela Baishakh menu, be ready for your wallet to take a hit. A hilsa weighing 2.2 kilogram was sold at Tk 16,000 at an auction at the wholesale fish market at Mawa, Munshiganj yesterday. বিস্তারিত… »

Tk 170.41b separate project to build railway track on Padma Bridge

Trade links with neighbours to be facilitated
The government will set up a railway track on the Padma Bridge as the Bangladesh Railway (BR) has taken up Tk 170.41 billion separate project for installing the new railway line between Dhaka and Bhanga, officials said Saturday. বিস্তারিত… »

Living dangerously

Sadiqur Rahman writes how the mandatory use of life-jackets on passenger vessels is being flouted by vessel-owners in the country, leading to more deaths during accidents on the waterways each year বিস্তারিত… »

Cost rises by Tk4,000cr in five months

DHAKA-BHANGA RAIL LINK
A detailed project programme draft has recently been finalised for setting up rail link between Dhaka and Faridpur through the Padma Bridge, for an estimated Tk17,041 crore, sources at the Railways Ministry have said. বিস্তারিত… »

New NGO for Padma Bridge rehabilitation project

The Bridges Division is set to appoint a new NGO to rehabilitate families who have lost their lands to land acquisition for the Padma Bridge project. বিস্তারিত… »

A teacher’s initiative to enlighten char children

Imparting Education Under Open Sky In Munshiganj
Mozammel Hossain Sajal: Sarishaban Shamsul Haque Sarker Memorial Elementary School is imparting education under open sky in the char area of Padma River in Dighirpar union under Tongibari upazila of the district. বিস্তারিত… »

Chinese youth’s body recovered from Padma

Police recovered body of a Chinese youth from the River Padma near Mawa Chourasta under Louhajang upazila in Munshiganj district on Thursday. বিস্তারিত… »

Padma Bridge project : Government against spending cut

The government is against reducing its planned annual spending for the Padma Bridge project in the current fiscal year, in order to make sure that foreign investors are not discouraged by any curtailed expenditure plans. বিস্তারিত… »