Bangladesh News

A fisherman’s wife on the doorstep on poverty in Bangladesh [image by Zobaidur Rahman
Aug 29, 2016 03:23pm

Selim Miah went to the Meghna river to catch fish with his father when he was nine years old. Now, 41 years later, he is still fighting to make ends meet.

An elephant attacks a man in a field in Baghasole village, in West Bengal’s Burdwan district.
Apr 18, 2016 01:14pm

The Centre is awaiting a response from the Bangladesh government on the proposed trans-border corridors for smooth movement of elephants to reduce human-animal conflicts, which are evident from recent attacks by two jumbos who strayed from their...

Mar 25, 2016 08:02pm

The Indian union home ministry has agreed to sign an agreement with Bangladesh to open the borders to allow a cross-border natural elephant corridor between the two countries so that wild elephants can have an easier and safer passage.

Mar 29, 2016 01:40pm

Partnering with indigenous groups, conservationists discover a wealth of wildlife in Bangladesh’s most remote region. Including maybe, just maybe, tigers

Mar 17, 2016 01:45pm

A growing number of seizure of wild animals and birds over the last five years shows that poachers and smugglers are using Bangladesh as a route for wildlife trafficking.

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