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    14 sailors rescued from bay

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on September 14, 2019

    Fourteen crew members of a container- laden cargo ship ‘MV Gulf Argo’ capsized near Payra fairway buoy in the Bay of Bengal were rescued alive....

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    Vessel with 1,100 tonnes coal sinks in bay

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:58pm on September 12, 2019

    A coal-laden lighter vessel capsized near the Sangu Gas Field in the Bay of Bengal on Thursday morning. All the 12 crew in the ship...

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    Bangladesh PM for unified sustainable blue economic belt

    Diplomatic correspondent | Updated at 02:45pm on September 05, 2019

    Twenty countries along the Indian Ocean perimeter on Thursday stressed the need for establishing global processes for governance of the oceans and seas within the...

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    Bangladesh FM for amicable solution to deep sea dispute with India

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 24, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Friday said Bangladesh and India agreed to withdraw their objections lodged with the United Nations on the disputes involving...

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    FM’s stance likely to hamper Bangladesh interests

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 01:18am on August 23, 2019

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen’s position for withdrawing objections lodged with the United Nations on the disputes with India and Myanmar involving Bangladesh’s claim in...

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    Two lighters capsized

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:18am on August 08, 2019

    Two lighters sank into Bay of Bengal at Thengarchar near Kutubdia on Wednesday with 2500 metric tonnes of clinker. The two ships were MV Titu...

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    Maritime ports asked to hoist signal 3

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:37am on July 28, 2019

    Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal 3 as deep conviction is continuing over...

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    Multi-modal economic corridor

    Vladimir Terehov | Updated at 12:00am on July 22, 2019

    THE topic of whether creating a ‘multi-modal corridor’ is feasible or not has been debated time and time again since the late 1990s on various...

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    4 more bodies recovered from capsized boat

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:05am on July 13, 2019

    The bodies of four more people apparently of the fishing boat that capsized and drowned in the Bay of Bengal a couple of days ago...

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    30 missing as three trawlers capsize in Bay

    United News of Bangladesh . Bhola | Updated at 11:44am on July 08, 2019

    A total of 30 fishermen went missing as three trawlers with 43 fishermen on board...