Technology, agriculture’s friend for the sustainable farms of the future

Technology, agriculture's friend for the sustainable farms of the future

How can European agriculture become more eco-friendly and guarantee a healthy, profitable production? The answer lies in innovative production methods and cutting-edge technology, the likes of which are being used at the Farm of the Future in the Netherlands. Researchers from the Wageningen University developed this farm to provide solutions for sustainable production. They say […]

Bangabandhu was a ‘true friend’ of Russia, says Foreign Minister Lavrov

Bangabandhu was a ‘true friend’ of Russia, says Foreign Minister Lavrov

“Russia remembers Sheikh Mujibur Rahman as an outstanding political figure and a devoted fighter for the freedom and happiness of his people and the true friend of our country,” he said in a video message. The message was broadcast at a programme in Dhaka on Friday to celebrate Bangabandhu’s birth centenary and the golden jubilee […]

Bangladesh arrests self-styled ‘friend of forest’ for extortion during Mujib Year

Bangladesh arrests self-styled 'friend of forest' for extortion during Mujib Year

The suspect, Zahidur Rahman Iqbal, used the Mujib Year logo in letters seeking money for planting trees as part of the celebration while identifying himself as “Banbandhu” or “friend of forest”, police said. During the arrest at Shah Ali Tower in Dhaka’s Karwan Bazar on Tuesday, the law enforcers seized around 260 seals, 184 documents […]

Sundarbans: Let’s save our best friend

Sundarbans: Let

The Sundarbans plays a motherly role in protecting Bangladesh from natural disasters. The Sundarbans has become essential to our lives for a variety of reasons. The Sundarbans is the largest delta in the world and one of the longest saline wetlands and a very important ecosystem rich in biodiversity. Its area in Bangladesh is 6,017 sq […]