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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

284 medical teams formed in Chittagong...

284 medical teams formed in Chittagong...

Nation

Sat, Jul 13 2019

A round-the-clock control room has also been set up to seek any assistance

Building resilience

Building resilience

Climate Change

Mon, May 27 2019

Embedding an understanding of climate vulnerability

Delaying the inevitable

Delaying the inevitable

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Apr 25 2019

How will we prevent another disaster from taking place?

Development at what cost?

Development at what cost?

Mamun Rashid

Tue, Apr 23 2019

The current growth of the country is not inclusive nor sustainable

Why Kalboishakhi came early this...

Why Kalboishakhi came early this...

Proma Gulshan

Wed, Apr 17 2019

Climate change is real, and it’s here

A lesson we should have learned by...

A lesson we should have learned by...

Editorial

Fri, Feb 22 2019

Why does the industry continue to boast a complete lack of safety standards?

Unicef appeals $3.9 billion for 41 million...

Unicef appeals $3.9 billion for 41 million...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Jan 29 2019

Millions of children are without access to critical child protection services around the globe

Korean aid to bolster Bangladesh’s disaster...

Korean aid to bolster Bangladesh’s disaster...

Development

Sun, Nov 25 2018

The funds will be disbursed through the Korea International Cooperation Agency

Little knowledge on assessing disaster-related...

Little knowledge on assessing disaster-related...

Rumi Kawser

Sat, Nov 17 2018

Smaller crises and non-economic damages should also be considered, experts say