Coastal Belt

Coastal Belt

Cracks develop in under-construction embankment

Several cracks have developed in the embankments while some porous parts of these have turned vulnerable, likely to allow surge of water and inundation of vast areas

Cracks develop in under-construction embankment

Tk 150b sought for coastal protection

A group of civil society organisations (CSOs) and MPs from coastal areas on Saturday urged the government to allocate at least Tk 150 billion for coastal protection, particularly for ...

Tk 150b sought for coastal protection

Rehabilitate people of the devastated coastal area

Assistance will first have to be given to the worst affected before anything else.

Rehabilitate people of the devastated coastal area

Held hostage by warehouse owners

Fishermen's six-point demand

Fishermen living in the coastal areas of Bangladesh have the biggest contribution in hauling in fish resources, hilsa, in particular.

Fishermen's six-point demand

India-Bangladesh agreements provoke questions

Seven memorandums of understanding and agreements were signed during the recent Indian trip of Bangladesh’s prime minister. Three of these agreements gave rise to discussion and debate within the ...

India-Bangladesh agreements provoke questions