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    Greens want govt to publicise actions on protecting Sunderbans

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:27am on March 19, 2019

    Ahead of the 43rd session of World Heritage Committee, the National Committee for Saving the Sundarbans have come forward with a demand that the government...

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    Four ‘forest robbers’ killed in Sunderbans ‘gunfight’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:14pm on February 25, 2019

    At least four suspected forest robbers including the ringleader of ‘Arif Bahini’ were killed in a ‘gunfight’ with Rapid Action Battalion Jongra canal under Chandpai...

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    One killed in Sunderbans ‘gunfight’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on February 19, 2019

    A suspected robber was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with Coast Guard personnel at Sonaimukhi canal area in the Sunderbans under Dacope upazila in Khulna on...

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    Royal Bengal Tigers may face extinction in 50 years: Study

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:32pm on February 14, 2019

    A new study has warned that the Sunderbans’ famed Royal Bengal Tigers could be gone within 50 years, especially from the Bangladesh part, because of...

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    Pashur Channel dredging to add 4.5 sq km to Dublar Char

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:08am on December 11, 2018

    Dublar Char, an island in the Sundarbans, will have about 4.5 square kilometre of land added to its area with the soil deposited on the...

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    Solidarity day for Sunderbans

    Anu Muhammad | Updated at 12:00am on November 09, 2018

    In the eight-year people’s movement to save the Sunderbans, many from India and around the world have joined in, expressing their solidarity for the campaign....

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    Authorities plan 3-month ban on tourism in Sunderbans

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 01:17am on November 05, 2018

    The Forest Department has taken a move to impose a ban on tourism in the Sunderbans from June to August considering the three months as...

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    Authorities plan three-month tourism ban in Sunderbans

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 05:42pm on November 04, 2018

    The forest department has taken a move to impose a ban on tourism in the Sunderbans from June to August considering the three months as...

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    Dolphin fair in Khulna to raise awareness on conservation 

    United News of Bangladesh . Khulna | Updated at 04:54pm on November 04, 2018

    A 10-day 'Shushuk Mela' (Dolphin Fair) kicked off at Hadis Park in khulnaon Sunday, aiming to protect the endangered mammals through raising mass awareness on...

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    Sunderbans wildlife gets extended sanctuary

    United News of Bangladaesh . Bagerhat | Updated at 11:57am on September 23, 2018

    The biodiversity boundary has been extended in the Sunderbans, the world's largest mangrove forest. Experts expect the move to help boost all types of forest...

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