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Haiti quake revives anger over aid response...

Haiti quake revives anger over aid response...

World

Tue, Aug 17 2021

Saturday's quake in the poorest country in the Americas killed over 1,400 people and injured thousands...

ED: What have we learned from Rana...

ED: What have we learned from Rana...

Editorial

Sat, Apr 24 2021

Such problems still persist

Aid flows into cyclone-struck Indonesia...

Aid flows into cyclone-struck...

South-East Asia

Thu, Apr 8 2021

The death toll from the disaster rose to nearly 180

Commentary: Flirting with disaster

Flirting with disaster

Coronavirus

Wed, Mar 24 2021

What is happening in Sylhet in the name of quarantine is unbelievable, and the consequences could very...

Disaster-resilient shelters built in...

Disaster-resilient shelters built in...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 17 2021

District Administration states nearly 300,000 of the one million people living on vulnerable hill-areas...

India disaster highlights pressure on...

Glacier disaster highlights pressure...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 9 2021

A major study in 2019 suggested Himalayan glaciers had melted twice as fast since the turn of the century...

Desperate search for survivors after...

Desperate search for survivors after...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 9 2021

32 bodies have been recovered so far

Webinar: Disaster reporting should focus...

'Disaster news should focus on...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 12 2020

'The security risk of women does not get focused in media reports during disasters'

OP-ED: Is there a way to help the millions...

OP-ED: Is there a way to help the millions...

Brig Gen Qazi Abidus Samad

Fri, Sep 11 2020

How the armed forces can help with disaster management

ED: Addressing floods requires long-term...

ED: Addressing floods requires long-term...

Editorial

Sun, Jul 12 2020

Due to mismanagement and a lack of decisive implementation, their suffering continues

ED: Tragedies waiting to happen

ED: Tragedies waiting to happen

Editorial

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Collisions of some sort or another are daily occurrence

OP-ED: Nonchalant about human...

OP-ED: Nonchalant about human...

Ekram Kabir

Sat, May 30 2020

Why do we keep waiting for the next disaster?

Coronavirus: Pakistan teeters on the...

Pakistan teeters on the edge of...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 4 2020

Pakistan’s infection rate has fuelled by a jump in cases related to members of Tablighi Jamaat,...

Covid-19: Lack of community engagement...

Covid-19: Lack of community engagement...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 31 2020

Public mistrust of health authorities a barrier to effective action, experts say

Trees for tomorrow

Trees for tomorrow

Editorial

Fri, Nov 29 2019

Economic success should contribute to the liveability of a nation

As lightning strikes surge, Bangladesh...

As lightning strikes surge, Bangladesh...

D2

Sun, Nov 17 2019

Along the rutted village roads of this sub-district in central Bangladesh, one plant stands out: young...

Best to be prepared

Best to be prepared

Editorial

Sun, Nov 10 2019

Meteorologists have confirmed that cyclones will only get more and more severe

Relief supplies to be sent to cyclone...

Relief supplies to be sent to cyclone...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 9 2019

A press release was issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations Directorate (ISPR) 

State minister: Steps taken to tackle...

State minister: Steps taken to tackle...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 9 2019

The government provided Tk7,000,000 cash in the six coastal districts of Khulna, Satkhira, Bagerhat,...

BTRC: Calls without SIMs during natural...

BTRC: Calls without SIMs during natural...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 30 2019

A test run for the service was carried out recently

'187,000 displaced in recent floods...

'187,000 displaced in recent floods...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Mia Seppo termed Bangladesh as very prone to disaster due to its geographical position