• Thursday, Sep 20, 2018
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Bangladesh on alert as Brahmaputra may...

Bangladesh on alert as Brahmaputra may...

Environment

Thu, Sep 6 2018

A fax message forwarded by the Bangladesh High Commission in Delhi to the Foreign Affairs and Water Resources...

Brahmaputra water level on the rise...

Brahmaputra water level on the rise...

Nation

Tue, Jul 17 2018

However, the water levels of the Dharla and Teesta rivers remain steady, despite the relentless increase...

Flood situation in Kurigram...

Flood situation in Kurigram...

Nation

Sat, Jul 7 2018

Hundreds of villages in 30 unions were inundated in flood water, which marooned 60,000 families

Water level continues to rise in...

Water level continues to rise in...

Environment

Mon, Jun 25 2018

Water is still flowing above the danger level at five out of 94 river stations while devastating erosion...

Floods kill dozens, displace more than...

Floods kill dozens in India,...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 19 2018

11 people have been killed and more than 250,000 have been displaced or affected by the flooding in...

Reports of China building dams on the...

Reports of China building dams on the...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jun 1 2018

Bangladesh believes in joint river basin management of both the Ganges and the Brahmaputra, Syed Muazzem...

Brahmaputra dredging discussed in Assam...

Brahmaputra dredging discussed in Assam...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 3 2018

According to the water resources minister, the expert committee has recommended an in-depth study on...

China plans to build 1,000km tunnel...

China plans to build 1,000km tunnel...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 30 2017

The project would divert water from the Yarlung Tsangpo River in southern Tibet, which turns into the...

Brahmaputra bed dredging begins in...

Brahmaputra bed dredging begins in...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 4 2017

The waterway needs to be made operational since the river remained unused since the British Raj

One million marooned by flood in northern...

One million marooned by flood in northern...

Nation

Fri, Jul 14 2017

About 215,000 people in 29 unions under Gaibandha Sadar, Sundarganj, Phulchhari and Saghata upazilas...

Northern Bangladesh is likely to experience...

Northern Bangladesh is likely to experience...

Environment

Sun, Jul 2 2017

The water level of another major system in northern Bangladesh, Teesta, has been flowing 5cm above the...

Pre-monsoon erosion hits Kurigram...

Pre-monsoon erosion hits Kurigram...

Nation

Fri, Apr 28 2017

Several hundred homes and hundreds of acres of farmland have already been eroded in Razibpur Upazila...

Bangladesh plans barrage on...

Bangladesh plans barrage on...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 16 2017

‘The locations proposed for the barrage and the proposed irrigation areas go against the general rules...

Indian govt plans to dredge...

Indian govt plans to dredge...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Apr 7 2017

The Indian government is planning to dredge the Brahmaputra River from the state of Assam to Chittagong...

Recent floods break 100-year record...

Recent floods break 100-year record...

Climate Change

Sat, Aug 20 2016

Recent flooding in Bangladesh broke the 100-year water level record at the Bahdurabad station, situated...