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Five Transcom Group officials granted bail in three separate cases

PM Hasina reassures nation on availability of essential commodities during Ramadan

Ukraine war anniversary: US to impose sanctions on over 500 Russia-linked targets

Bogra-Sirajganj rail project: Travel time to Dhaka to be reduced by 3 hours

Bangladesh against war but will defend sovereignty: PM Hasina

Nuclear fuel transfer at Rooppur today: 62-year wait finally over

Dhaka, Oct 5: 'Fresh Nuclear Fuel' Transfer Ceremony (Graduation Ceremony) of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) will be held at Ishwardi plant site today.

First shipment of Uranium reached Rooppur

Own correspondent, Dhaka, 30 September 2023: The first consignment of fresh nuclear fuel or Uranium for the first unit of nuclear power plant has reached Rooppur. On Friday September 29 at 1:16 pm, the Uranium convoy entered the Rooppur Nuclear Plant.

Liberian ship anchors at Mongla port with equipment from Russia for Rooppur power plant

Dhaka, Sept 16: Liberian flag ship 'MV Sapodilla' arrived at Mongla port with the equipment of nuclear power plant under construction at Rooppur in Pabna.

Rooppur nuclear power plant to be commissioned by 2025

Dhaka, Sept 14: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said that Rooppur nuclear power plant with a capacity of 2,400 MW under construction in Pabna will be commissioned by 2025.

Nuclear fuel for Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant to arrive in September

Dhaka, July 31: Russia's State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom Director General Alexey Likhachev said that nuclear fuel for Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) will arrive in the country in September.

Rooppur nuclear power plant may be inaugurated in September: Putin may attend the ceremony

Dhaka, 25 June 2023 : Rooppur nuclear power plant may be inaugurated next September.

Russian ship carrying machinery for Rooppur nuclear power plant reaches Mongla

Dhaka, April 26: Russian flag carrier 'MV Yamal Orlan' has arrived at Bagerhat's Mongla sea port with another shipment of machinery products of the under-construction Rooppur nuclear power plant.

Two Russian ships in Mongla with Rooppur power plant goods

Dhaka, January 30: Two Russian ships carrying electrical and machinery products of Rooppur nuclear power plant arrived at Mongla port. At around 5:30 pm on Sunday afternoon, 'Anka Sun' crowded at Jetty No. 7 and 'Sapodilla' crowded at Jetty No. 8 at 7:00 PM.

Rooppur power plant will meet the demand for electricity, will be profitable

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 21: Work on the country's first nuclear power plant is underway at Rooppur in Pabna's Ishwardi. Work is underway to get the first unit here into production by 2023. Concerned parties hope it will meet the country's electricity demand, and on the one hand, it will give the government more than double the internal return.

Kazakh citizen stabbed to death in Rooppur: 3 Belarusian nationals held

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, March 28: A Kazakh national working at the Rooppur nuclear power project in Pabna district has been stabbed to death. Another Kazakh citizen was injured in the incident. Police have detained three Belarusian nationals for questioning on suspicion of involvement in the incident.

Russians and Ukrainians are working side by side in Rooppur

Dhaka, March 5: The Russia-Ukraine war had no effect on the citizens of the two countries working at Rooppur in Ishwardi. Russians and Ukrainians are working together to maintain professionalism at the Rooppur nuclear power plant. The European Union and the United States have imposed sanctions on several Russian financial institutions and banks over the military operation in Ukraine. Many fear that this could put Russia in a difficult position financially.

Six Russian nationals die in Rooppur in last 11 days

Own Correspondent, Dhaka, February 7: Another Russian national working in the Rooppur nuclear project in Pabna's Ishwardi died on Sunday. He has been identified as Vorotnikov Alexandra (55). He was working with Nikim, a contractor firm for the project.

Rooppur Power plant: Ishwardi residents learning Russian to boost sales

Dhaka, October 25: It is surprising to hear that people in remote areas of Bangladesh speak Russian! That is exactly what is happening.