Bay of Bengal

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    18 fishermen missing in Bay for 3 weeks

    Our Correspondent . Barishal | Updated at 12:35am on January 02, 2021

    Eighteen fishermen who set out from Kuakata for the Bay of Bengal to fish remained missing for 22 days till Friday. They have been reportedly...

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    19 Bangladeshi fishermen rescued in Bay of Bengal

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:06am on December 09, 2020

    Indian Coast Guard on Tuesday rescued 19 Bangladeshi fishermen who were stranded in Indian waters in the Bay of Bengal. The fishermen who started from...

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    Cyclone Burevi formed over Bay

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:07pm on December 02, 2020

    A new cyclone, Burevi, has formed over the southwest Bay and is likely to make landfall in Sri Lanka on Wednesday night. Indian Meteorological Department...

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    Marine Fisheries Bill passed in JS

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Sangsad Bhaban | Updated at 01:26am on November 17, 2020

    The Jatiya Sangsad on Monday passed the Marine Fisheries Bill 2020 with a view to updating the existing ordinance so that the country can ensure...

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    Warm Bay of Bengal stokes cyclone fear

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:16am on November 04, 2020

    For two months the Bay of Bengal has been unusually warm with meteorologists warning that a cyclone is looming. ‘It can easily be said that...

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    Countrywide vessel movement comes to normal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:43pm on October 24, 2020

    Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority on Saturday continued partial restrictions on vessel movement in coastal areas due to inclement weather while restrictions on inland waterways...

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    Dhaka places amended claims to continental shelf at UN

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:07pm on October 23, 2020

    Bangladesh on Thursday lodged to the United Nations an amended submission on claims to the limits of its outer continental shelf in the Bay of...

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    Depression over Bay to bring more rains

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:14pm on October 22, 2020

    More rains are expected over different parts of the country, including Dhaka, in the next 48 hours starting at 10:00 am as the depression over...

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    Bangladesh, India start joint naval exercise at Bay

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:27am on October 03, 2020

    Bangladesh and India started a three-day naval exercise in the northern Bay of Bengal on Saturday. Bangladesh defence officials described the engagement as a coordinated...

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    5 lakh Yaba pills seized, 7 arrested

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:34pm on September 20, 2020

    Bangladesh Coast Guard on Sunday seized 5 lakh Yaba tablets and arrested seven people, including a Rohingya man, from a fishing boat near Saint Martin’s...