1h ago| Wildlife

Sad to see tigers imprisoned in safari parks: Deputy minister

Criticising the approach of safari parks for the so-called conservation of wildlife, Begum Habibun Nahar, deputy minister for environment, forest and climate change, today (July 2, 2022) said “it’s sad to watch wildlife suffering in the enclosures of safari park”.

1w ago| Wildlife

11 pythons hatched using incubator at Chattogram Zoo

Authorities of Chattogram Zoo have revealed that 11 pythons were hatched using an incubator at the zoo.

1w ago| Energy

Russia increasing fuel supplies to Africa, Middle East as Europe turns away

Russia is increasing gasoline and naphtha supplies to Africa and the Middle East as it struggles to sell fuel in Europe, while Asia is already taking bigger volumes of Russian crude, Refinitiv Eikon data showed and sources said.

2w ago| Wildlife

Human-elephant conflicts: Affected people get compensation

Twenty one people, who got affected in elephant attack under Cox's Bazar Forest Division (North), have received monetary compensation worth Tk 7,45,000 from Forest Department today (June 11, 2022).

3w ago| Energy

No roadmap for cutting energy costs

The proposed budget for the 2022-23 fiscal year does not outline a roadmap for reducing gas imports by increasing domestic production.

3w ago| Politics

Cancel decision to hike gas price: BNP to govt

BNP has demanded that the government cancel its recent decision to hike price of gas by 22.78 percent.

July 2, 2022
July 2, 2022

Sad to see tigers imprisoned in safari parks: Deputy minister

Criticising the approach of safari parks for the so-called conservation of wildlife, Begum Habibun Nahar, deputy minister for environment, forest and climate change, today (July 2, 2022) said “it’s sad to watch wildlife suffering in the enclosures of safari park”.

June 24, 2022
June 24, 2022

11 pythons hatched using incubator at Chattogram Zoo

Authorities of Chattogram Zoo have revealed that 11 pythons were hatched using an incubator at the zoo.

June 23, 2022
June 23, 2022

Russia increasing fuel supplies to Africa, Middle East as Europe turns away

Russia is increasing gasoline and naphtha supplies to Africa and the Middle East as it struggles to sell fuel in Europe, while Asia is already taking bigger volumes of Russian crude, Refinitiv Eikon data showed and sources said.

June 22, 2022
June 22, 2022

Bangladesh won’t implement 2nd phase of Matarbari Coal Power Plant

The government will not implement the second phase of the Matarbari coal-based power plant.

June 21, 2022
June 21, 2022

Europe could burn more coal to cope with reduced Russian gas flows

Europe's biggest Russian gas buyers raced to find alternative fuel supplies on Monday (June 20) and could burn more coal to cope with reduced gas flows from Russia that threaten an energy crisis in winter if stores are not refilled.

June 20, 2022
June 20, 2022

Setting fuel price without public hearing “illegal”: CAB

Consumers Association of Bangladesh (CAB) said the government’s process of setting fuel price without holding any public hearing is “illegal”.

June 20, 2022
June 20, 2022

Momen meets Indian energy minister, emphasises on collaboration

Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen, currently visiting India, met the country’s Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Hardeep Singh Puri in New Delhi – to discuss bilateral cooperation in the energy sector.

June 20, 2022
June 20, 2022

World feeling fuel price hike pains

At a gas station near the Cologne, Germany, airport, Bernd Mueller watches the digits quickly climb on the pump: 22 euros ($23), 23 euros, 24 euros. The numbers showing how much gasoline he’s getting rise, too. But much more slowly. Painfully slowly.

June 19, 2022
June 19, 2022

Python rescued in Bagerhat, released in Sundarbans

A python was released in the Sundarbans after it was rescued from a locality in Sharankhola upazila of Bagerhat today (June 19, 2022).

June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

Injured barking deer rescued

An injured barking deer was rescued at Fatabil of Chunarughat upazila in Habiganj yesterday morning.