Hilsa

April 22, 2022
April 22, 2022

Tell Hasina-ji to send hilsa this year too: Mamata tells Tipu Munshi

Bangladesh is likely to export hilsa to India during this year's Durga Puja festival as well.

March 31, 2022
March 31, 2022

Bangladesh produces 80% of the world’s hilsas: Fisheries Minister

Fisheries and Livestock Minister, SM Rezaul Karim, today said that Bangladesh now produces 80 percent of the world’s hilsa.

August 12, 2021
August 12, 2021

Must-try hilsa recipes

The season for delectable hilsa is back. For your dinning pleasure, we present two of the most popular dishes made from hilsa. Bhorta, the simpler of the two, is easy on the palate.

January 7, 2019
January 7, 2019

Hurrah for hilsa, again

The country now has another success to hail about Padma hilsa as the research on its genome sequence got international recognition, a year after the fish had secured the status of geographical indication (GI) product of Bangladesh.

August 8, 2017
August 8, 2017

Recognition for hilsa

After Jamdani sari, hilsa gets recognition of geographical indication (GI) product of Bangladesh.

October 8, 2016
October 8, 2016

Hilsa catches go to waste

Hilsa occupies a unique position in the culinary of Bangladesh, a delicacy that families eagerly await.

June 21, 2016
June 21, 2016

HILSA now in haor

Though unusual, fishermen are catching hilsa in Hakaluki Haor, the largest wetland in the country.

May 26, 2016
May 26, 2016

Hasina presents Mamata 20kgs hilsa

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina sends 20 kilograms of hilsa from the Padma river for West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is going to take oath for the second term tomorrow.

May 14, 2016
May 14, 2016

Call on Myanmar, Bangladesh, India to conserve hilsa

Apropos to the news “Call on Myanmar, Bangladesh, India to conserve hilsa” (TDS, May 5, 2016), it is important to mention that not only hilsa...

May 4, 2016
May 4, 2016

Tripartite cooperation for Hilsa conservation

Bangladesh, India and Myanmar have agreed to work together for collaborative efforts to conserve Hilsa, the national fish of Bangladesh.