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Dhaka Sunday,  Oct 22, 2017

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idea-ENERGYbangla205x205 Stealing electric transformers and their parts from electric poles is a common scenario in this country. Lack of proper security is causing this kind of theft which causes financial loss to both the layman and the government. Imagine if there were a system that could alert the nearest police station if someone unauthorized reach close to the transformer or the transformer itself could report about its fuel level and could... »
cricket bd Bangladesh have carved out a thrilling four-wicket win over Sri Lanka riding on a brilliant all round performance from Shakib Al Hasan to seal a memorable 100th Test. Chasing 191 to win, Tamim Iqbal struck a fine 82 before skipper Mushfiqur Rahim (22 not out) carried Bangladesh over the finishing line on a dramatic final day at the P Sara Oval on Sunday. It sealed the Tigers’ first win over... »
india-bangladesh Bangladesh will have an Energy dialogue with India in the upcoming visit of the Bangladeshi Prime Minister to India. In that mutual dialogue, both of the countries are expected to exchange their respective information on the geological survey and there will be a discussion on the exploration of gas-oil at sea, establishing Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal, conducting training programs and possibilities are there to have a few deals. Speakers... »
Bangladesh-India Energy Bangladesh Bangladesh will have a mutual dialogue with India on importing Fuel from India and India will be looking forward to transporting Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) to its eastern part through Bangladesh. The energy dialogue is expected to take place on Saturday next at Hotel Sonargaon in the city. Energy secretary of Bangladesh Nazimuddin Chowdhury and Petroleum and energy secretary of India K D Tripathi will... »
gas price protest-energybangla 2 Police foiled a march to the energy ministry, protesting the recent gas price hike, by using tear shells and water cannons. The march was organised by Gonotantrik Bam Morcha, an alliance of left-leaning political parties. The turbulence took place today at the city’s Jatiya Press Club area that left a few activists injured in the spot. The leftist organisations observed a half-day hartal on 28th February of this year, asserting... »
pgcb-energybangla-360x193 Power Grid Company of Bangladesh Limited (PGCB) has handed over a cheque worth 42 crore 17 lac 35 thousand and 618 taka to Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB or PDB) on account of the dividend of FY 2015-16. Md. Abul Kalam Azad, the chairman of PGCB and the Chief Coordinator (SDG) at the Prime Minister’s Office handed over the cheque officially to Engineer Khaled Mahmud the chairman of PDB on... »
highcourt The High Court has ordered to shut down all tanneries in Dhaka’s Hazaribagh and asked the government to cut off their power, gas and water connections. The bench of Justices Syed Refat Ahmed and Mohammed Selim passed the order after hearing a petition filed by Bangladesh Environment Lawyers Association (BELA). It asked the director-general of the Department of Environment to ensure all the tanneries at Hazaribagh are shut down immediately.... »
hartal-energybangla.1-273x205 Police picked up at least eight persons and used water cannons on the protesters at Shahbagh intersection in Dhaka during the hartal enforced protesting the government decision to hike gas prices. The law enforcers lobbed at least 40 round of teargas shells to disperse the demonstrators, our correspondent reports from the spot. The leftist political parties — Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB), Bangladesher Samajtantrik Dal (BSD), Biplobi Workers Party, Gonotantrik... »
hartal-energybangla-360x152 Some leftist political parties will enforce a half-day hartal today in the capital protesting the government decision to hike gas prices. Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB), Bangladesher Samajtantrik Dal (BSD), Biplobi Workers Party, Gonotantrik Biplobi Party, Gonosanghati Andolan and Gonotantrik Bam Morcha called the strike on Friday. The BNP and the National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports extended their support to the hartal. The strike... »
telgas-commitee-energybangla.jpeg-337x205 The National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports yesterday extended its support to a half-day hartal called by several left-leaning political parties in the capital for Tuesday protesting the government’s decision to increase gas price. “Price hike of gas is totally illogical which has been proved during public hearings held by the BERC [Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission]. But the government has increased the gas price…,” Prof... »