Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina won the United Nations Champions of the Earth Award for Policy Leadership to address the issue of climate change.
Bangladesh became the first country to receive funds from the United Nations (UN) for its fast growing solar home systems. Bangladesh has emerged as one of fastest growing solar energy users during past recent years.
According to the facts revealed by the Tiger Census 2015, Bangladesh part of Sundarbans forest saw a rapid decline in the tiger population between 2004 and 2015.
Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha was on 12 January 2015 appointed as the 21st chief justice of Bangladesh. He will be the first Hindu Chief Justice in the judicial history Bangladesh
In the street clashes with ruling Awami League activists four Bangladesh Nationalist Party supporters were shot dead in Dhaka – capital of Bangladesh.
Bangladesh police have banned all protests in the capital– Dhaka and locked the countries main opposition leader Khaleda Zia in her office in Dhaka.