T20 World Cup 2022: India vs Pakistan match preview | UNB

T20 World Cup 2022: India vs Pakistan match preview | UNB

The most anticipated match of the T20 World Cup 2022 between India and Pakistan is all set to be held on Sunday in Melbourne. This is a repeat of last year’s group stage match between the two archrivals, where Pakistan eventually came out as the winner. Can India take revenge for their loss to Pakistan […]

John Kerry admires Bangladesh’s climate change adaptation, mitigation efforts | UNB

John Kerry admires Bangladesh’s climate change adaptation, mitigation efforts | UNB

US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry has applauded Bangladesh for its ambitious climate change adaptation and mitigation initiatives, despite being traditionally an insignificant emitter. His appreciation came in a recent letter to Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen. In the letter dated October 13, 2022, Kerry also highlighted a number of Biden administration’s […]

PM’s foresight stands Bangladesh in good stead amid global crisis: Momen | UNB

PM’s foresight stands Bangladesh in good stead amid global crisis: Momen | UNB

People in rural Bangladesh have some money in their pockets now even amid the global crisis because of the special policies of Sheikh Hasina, including the social safety net programme, Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen said Friday. “She has been providing funds even to the poorest of the poor. And it’s being done through Digital […]

Dhaka North wins Bloomberg Philanthropies Award for creating greener spaces | UNB

Dhaka North wins Bloomberg Philanthropies Award for creating greener spaces | UNB

Dhaka North City Corporation has been announced as one of the ten winners of C40 Cities Bloomberg Philanthropies Award 2022. The awards were announced at the C40 World Mayors Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Thursday (October 19 local time). DNCC Mayor Atiqul Islam received the award, given under the ‘United in building climate resilience’ […]

5 Sundarbans eco resorts to experience world’s largest mangrove forest | UNB

5 Sundarbans eco resorts to experience world’s largest mangrove forest | UNB

Beyond the luscious greenery and eye-soothing forestry, Sundarbans is also the largest mangrove forest in the world. Situated in the southwestern end of Bangladesh, the forest comprises over 10,000 square kilometers of unaltered forest. Of this, over 6,000 square kilometers are situated in Bangladesh part. Every year, there’s a high influx of tourists in the […]

5 Sundarbans eco resorts to experience world’s largest mangrove forest | UNB

5 Sundarbans eco resorts to experience world’s largest mangrove forest | UNB

Beyond the luscious greenery and eye-soothing forestry, Sundarbans is also the largest mangrove forest in the world. Situated in the southwestern end of Bangladesh, the forest comprises over 10,000 square kilometers of unaltered forest. Of this, over 6,000 square kilometers are situated in Bangladesh part. Every year, there’s a high influx of tourists in the […]

‘Seeing signs of looming global food crisis, Bangladesh must be protected’ | UNB

‘Seeing signs of looming global food crisis, Bangladesh must be protected’ | UNB

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today renewed her call to increase food production and to utilize uncultivated land for farming – to protect Bangladesh from the looming global food crisis. “We must stop wasting food, and produce our own food… If we all work together, Bangladesh will not face the impact (of the global food crisis). […]

Tiger Conservation Project sees slow progress  | UNB

Tiger Conservation Project sees slow progress  | UNB

The tiger census in the Sundarbans, which was scheduled to begin in October and got delayed for slow pace in fund approval, is expected to begin in the beginning of the next year, said officials at the Forest Department. The Planning Commission approved the allocation last week, Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) of Sundarsbans west zone […]