Deer poaching in Sundarbans rises as authorities fail to act

Deer poaching in Sundarbans rises as authorities fail to act

Deer poaching and hunting in the Sundarbans under Satkhira range have increased in an alarming rate as poachers have become desperate, bringing a new threat to this vegetarian animal.

 
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Deer poaching in Sundarbans rises as authorities fail to act

Deer poaching and hunting in the Sundarbans under Satkhira range have increased in an alarming rate as poachers have become desperate, bringing a new threat to this vegetarian animal.

Number of bikes now stands at 4,69,888 in city; doubled in 8 yrs

‘It got accelerated with the introduction of ride-sharing companies’

Though the number of motorcycles doubled in the city over the last eight years, experts have suggested controlling the two-wheeler as it is a ‘very risky mode...

Sundari disappearing fast in Sundarbans for salinity, diseases  

Sundari tree, one of the most extensively found mangrove species in the Sundarbans, are disappearing for various diseases, including ‘top-dying disease’ which has killed 15 percent trees since the 80s.

Dhaka-Chattogram high speed trains to ferry 50,000 passengers daily 

2-hr travel time; new route to reduce distance as well: Minister tells UNB

Over 50,000 passengers will be able to commute between the national capital and port city Chattogram daily in just two-hour time once high speed trains are introduced on Dhaka-Chattogram route....

Sylhet’s 1st solar charging station to start service this week

For the first time in the division, a ‘Solar Charging Station’ along the bypass road in Biswanath upazila is all set to be inaugurated in the first week of June.

Govt to import 77,000 mt of diesel from India through railway wagons

The government is going to import some 77,000 metric tonnes (578,420 barrels) of diesel from India through railway wagons to meet the domestic demand of petroleum for a period from...

City ready to fight monsoon mosquito menace 

Dhaka’s two city corporations have embarked upon a special larviciding and fogging activity in a move to prevent outbreak of any mosquito-borne diseases, specially Chikungunya and Dengue, in this monsoon.

Plan underway to launch Bangabandhu-2: Mustafa Jabbar

The government has planned to launch Bangabandhu-2 satellite into the space, even before Bangabandhu-1 starts its commercial activities, said Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology (IT) Minister Mustafa Jabbar.

MoU signed in 2015, Reliance’s projects yet to rollout in Bangladesh

Frequent changes in $3 bn investment proposal, mismatch with govt's terms blamed

It has been almost three years since Indian Reliance Group signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for making an investment worth $3 billion in power and energy sector...

Energy audit regulation coming into effect finally; clearance given 

The proposed energy audit regulation is finally coming into effect as the Power Division has recently received the Law Ministry’s vetting on it.

 
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Number of bikes now stands at 4,69,888 in city; doubled in 8 yrs

‘It got accelerated with the introduction of ride-sharing companies’

Though the number of motorcycles doubled in the city over the last eight years, experts have suggested controlling the two-wheeler as it is a ‘very risky mode ...

Deer poaching in Sundarbans rises as authorities fail to act

Deer poaching and hunting in the Sundarbans under Satkhira range have increased in an alarming rate as poachers have become desperate, bringing a new threat to this vegetarian animal.