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Holy Shab-e-Qadr today

Soon the situation in Chittagong Hill Tracts will be calm: Obaidul Quader

KNF attack to loot money and show capability: RAB

Kidnapped manager of Sonali Bank returns to his family

Home Minister to visit Bandarban tomorrow to inspect situation

There is no transmission line over Padma-Yamuna

Dhaka, 29 January 2023 : Construction of transmission line is underway to supply electricity from Rooppur nuclear power plant across the country.

Formation of 'Padma' and 'Meghna' divisions suspended

Dhaka, November 28: The process of formation of 'Padma' division with five districts of Greater Faridpur and 'Meghna' division with three districts of Greater Comilla and three of Noakhali has been suspended.

Proposal to form 'Padma' and 'Meghna' divisions raised in the NICAR meeting

Dhaka, November 23: The government is going to form 'Meghna' division with five districts of Greater Faridpur, three districts of Greater Comilla and three districts of Noakhali. The cabinet department finalized the proposal by determining the names of the two new divisions after the two main rivers of the country.

Padma Bridge with my money, Padma Bridge for my country: Joy

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 16: Sajeeb Wazed Joy, son of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her ICT advisor, said the Padma Bridge is a symbol of dignity. The future of Bangladesh is majorly depending on it.

Teesta agreement not in sight: Kaji

Dhaka, June 5, 2022: Prominent economist Kazi Khaliquzzaman Ahmed has said that he does not see the possibility of a much talked about Teesta water sharing agreement with India.

Bangladesh Army chief inspects development works along Padma river

Dhaka, April 17, 2022: Chief of Army Staff General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed, SBP, OSP, NDU, PSC, PhD inspected the progress of implementation of left bank conservation project of Padma river from Majhirchar in Dohar upazila of Dhaka district to Moksedpur via Narisha Bazar.

Two die while trying to save friend from drowning

Dhaka, March 18: A teenager drowned while taking a bath in Padma river in Rajshahi. Two more friends jumped into the river to save him. The drowned teenager survived but the two friends died. The accident took place on Friday (March 18) at around 11:30 am in the Padma river in Barakuthi area of the city. The deceased have been identified as Nirab, 15, son of Sarik of Barakuthi area of Rajshahi and Shahin, 16, son of Sayed of the same area.

Prime Minister tells everyone to be ready to deal with floods

Dhaka, September 7: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed all concerned to be ready for the floods in view of the abnormal rise in water levels in the rivers. The directive was given at a regular cabinet meeting chaired by her.

Fear of deteriorating flood situation in 10 districts

Dhaka, August 31: The water of six rivers is flowing over the danger line at 13 points. In this context, the flood situation is expected to deteriorate in 10 districts of the north, north-central and central regions of the country, according to a report of rainfall and river condition from Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre of Bangladesh Water Development Board on Monday (August 30).

Fear of deteriorating flood situation in nine districts

Dhaka, August 28: The flood situation in nine districts of the country may deteriorate in the next 24 hours. In addition, some rivers may exceed the danger mark due to rising water levels. The matter was reported in a press release issued by the Flood Forecasting and Warning Center of the Bangladesh Water Development Board on Friday (August 26th).

Water level in Padma and Jamuna rivers has increased by 18 cm

Dhaka, August 20: The Padma and Jamuna rivers in Pabna are overflowing due to continuous rains. Meanwhile, the water level in several rivers including Ichhamati, Hurasagar, Gumani and Chalanbil flowing through the district has risen by 18 cm. Water is flowing in the Padma River at Pakshi Hardinge Bridge Point in Ishwardi Upazila just below the danger level of 16 cm. On the other hand, the water in the river Jamuna is rising every day.

পদ্মা পারের অপেক্ষায় ৯ শতাধিক যানবাহন

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ২২ ফেব্রুয়ারি ২০২১: টানা তিনদিনের সরকারি ছুটি শেষে ঢাকা ও আটরশি ওরশমুখী যাত্রীদের চাপে রাজবাড়ীর দৌলতদিয়া ঘাট প্রান্তে দীর্ঘ যানজটের সৃষ্টি হয়েছে। এতে দৌলতদিয়া-খুলনা মহাসড়কের প্রায় পাঁচ কিলোমিটার সড়কে যাত্রীবাহী বাস ও ছোট গাড়ির দীর্ঘ সারির সৃষ্টি হয়েছে।

Padma seaport to have trial run within a month

Dhaka, October 13: A seaport is being constructed on the Padma River at Sultanganj in Godagari upazila of Rajmahi district to transport goods from India by river. It is expected that the trial run of the shipment will be tested on this route in the next one month.

Bodies of siblings who drowned in Padma recovered after 8 days

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ৩ অক্টোবর ২০২০ : রাজশাহীর পদ্মা নদীতে নৌকাডুবির আটদিন পর নিখোঁজ বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় ছাত্রী সাদিয়া ইসলাম সূচনা (২৪) এবং তার ফুপাতো ভাই রিমনের (১৪) মরদেহ উদ্ধার করেছেন স্থানীয়রা। শনিবার (৩ অক্টোবর) সকালে নগরীর উপকণ্ঠ নবগঙ্গায় নৌকাডুবির ঘটনাস্থলেই তাদের মরদেহ ভেসে ওঠে।

নাব্য সংকটে কাঁঠালবাড়ি-শিমুলিয়ায় ফেরি চলাচল বন্ধ

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা ৩ সেপ্টেম্বর ২০২০ : পদ্মা নদীতে নাব্য সঙ্কটে পাঁচদিন ধরে কাঁঠালবাড়ি-শিমুলিয়া নৌ-রুটে ফেরি চলাচল ব্যাহত হচ্ছে। নৌ দুর্ঘটনা এড়াতে প্রতিদিন সন্ধ্যা ৬টা থেকে সকাল ৬টা পর্যন্ত এ রুটে ফেরি চলাচল বন্ধ রাখা হচ্ছে।