20h ago| Wildlife

Call of the wild

A new species of wild dogs has been spotted at Satchhari National Park in Habiganj’s Chunarughat. The species is listed as endangered under the International Union for Conservation of Nature and...

1d ago| Wildlife

Char Bijoy popular with migratory birds, but hunters turning them away

A new shoal covering ​​about 5,000 acres has sprung up in the deep Bay of Bengal, about 30 km south of Kuakata.

2d ago| Wildlife

Dead dolphin found on Kuakata beach

A 5 ft long dead dolphin was found on Kuakata beach in Patuakhali today.

2w ago| Wildlife

Another vulture rescued in Patuakhali

A rare species of vulture was rescued from a paddy field at Boaltoli village in Patuakhali Sadar upazila today.

2w ago| Energy

Up to 103 TCF gas hydrates found in Bay of Bengal: Foreign Ministry

A new survey in the Bay has found presence of 17 to 103 TCF (trillion cubic feet) of gas hydrates.

3w ago| Wildlife

Two dolphins found dead in Turag river

Two dolphins (Platanista gangetica) have been found dead over two days in the Turag river at Ashulia in Savar.

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

Call of the wild

A new species of wild dogs has been spotted at Satchhari National Park in Habiganj’s Chunarughat. The species is listed as endangered under the International Union for Conservation of Nature and...

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

Char Bijoy popular with migratory birds, but hunters turning them away

A new shoal covering ​​about 5,000 acres has sprung up in the deep Bay of Bengal, about 30 km south of Kuakata.

January 23, 2022
January 23, 2022

Dead dolphin found on Kuakata beach

A 5 ft long dead dolphin was found on Kuakata beach in Patuakhali today.

January 22, 2022
January 22, 2022

Locals celebrate after killing critically endangered leopard cat in Habiganj; case filed

In a blatant violation of existing laws to protect wildlife and display of disgraceful and inhumane act, locals in Chunarughat upazila of Habiganj today reportedly brought out a procession after...

January 19, 2022
January 19, 2022

FBCCI raises concern over call for gas price hike

Businessmen today expressed worries over the energy companies’ latest proposal to raise gas prices, as they believe another hike now will increase the cost of production and ultimately slow down...

January 19, 2022
January 19, 2022

A death trap for wildlife

A connecting electric line runs right through the Lawachhara protected forest in Moulvibazar’s Kamalganj upazila. The power line packs 33 kilovolts, putting the forest’s wildlife in peril, as the...

January 17, 2022
January 17, 2022

Tk 6,365 crore gas bill due: Nasrul Hamid

State Minister for Power, Energy, and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today said gas bill worth Tk 6,365 crore is due from public and private sectors.

January 16, 2022
January 16, 2022

Over 2cr people in Bangladesh using renewable energy: Nasrul Hamid

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid has said the government is exploring options like rooftop and floating solar power plants as alternatives to land-based ones due...

January 12, 2022
January 12, 2022

Uncovering mysteries of sea

Even though life under the sea remains a mystery for many, from time to time, there are some noteworthy breakthroughs.

January 11, 2022
January 11, 2022

5 wild cat cubs rescued in Kushtia

Five cubs of endangered wild cat species have been rescued from Kumarkhali upazila of Kushtia.