Gill Nets Burnt; Factories Boom

To us Bangalees, hilsa isn't just a fish. It's an integral part of our culture and heritage. Be it fried or cooked with mustard, hilsa is a must in Pahela Baishakh celebrations. But they aren't anymore safe in our rivers, home to world's 60pc hilsa. This four-part series focuses on the existential crisis, changing habitat and ways to conserve this much coveted fish.

Police see it, finally

Police, albeit five days late, admitted that women were sexually assaulted during Pahela Baishakh celebrations in Dhaka University.

Troubles different

With just a week to go in election campaigns of the polls to city corporations, the Awami League and the BNP are still struggling to get all their ducks in a row.