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Don’t wait until it’s too late

Don’t wait until it’s too late

Opinion

Thu, Jul 5 2018

Landslides and mudslides due to incessant rainfall continue to put the lives of people at risk

PM inaugurates family silo distribution...

PM inaugurates family silo distribution...

Nation

Sun, May 6 2018

People can meet their demand for food during any disaster by preserving food grains in the silo

Remember Rana Plaza all year round

Remember Rana Plaza all year round

Anik Kabir

Mon, Apr 23 2018

People all round the world can and should do more than simply wait for April 24. A version of this article...

Rohingya camps in dire need of disaster...

Rohingya camps in dire need of disaster...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 12 2018

According to speakers at the workshop, the area does not have any connection with rivers so there is...

Are we prepared to handle a major...

Are we prepared to handle a major...

Opinion

Tue, Nov 14 2017

With fewer people, more open space, residents of Dhaka would have much better chances of survival in...

Are we prepared?

Are we prepared?

Editorial

Fri, Oct 13 2017

Creating awareness about earthquake preparation would go a long way. So far, many still remain in the...

Is life so cheap?

Is life so cheap?

Editorial

Mon, Sep 11 2017

No longer can we have unsafe boats on our rivers. No more can we allow negligent boat operators to run...

Sandra Bullock donates $1 million to...

Sandra Bullock donates $1 million to...

Showtime

Wed, Aug 30 2017

'I’m just grateful I can do it. We all have to do our part'

Flood situation shows signs of...

Flood situation shows signs of...

Bangladesh

Mon, Aug 28 2017

Flooding is expected to not worsen despite the high possibility of rainfall

17 members of same family found dead...

17 members of same family found dead...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 26 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi surveyed the devastation across Gujarat from the skies Tuesday, urging people...

Landslide victims reeling under water,...

Landslide victims reeling under water,...

Nation

Thu, Jun 22 2017

Over 160 people were killed and countless more injured from June 12 to June 18 in landslides caused by...

Rangamati landslide damage yet to be...

Rangamati landslide damage yet to be...

Nation

Tue, Jun 20 2017

People turned up in great numbers in the 19 shelters in Rangamati city after the fresh spell of precipitation...

We need all hands on deck

We need all hands on deck

Editorial

Fri, Jun 16 2017

We cannot have more dead bodies on our conscience -- the time for action is now

86 fishermen missing, three bodies recovered...

86 fishermen missing, three bodies recovered...

Nation

Tue, Jun 13 2017

The 86 fishermen went missing after the storm sank boats in the Bay of Bengal on Monday. Twenty-four...

In the wake of Mora

In the wake of Mora

Editorial

Tue, May 30 2017

With better preparation, we can hope to one day reduce the casualty number to zero

Monsoon floods, landslides kill 91 in...

Monsoon floods, landslides kill 91 in...

South Asia

Fri, May 26 2017

In May 2016 more than a hundred people were killed when rivers burst their banks and flooded low-lying...

Capacity Building to address Climate...

Capacity Building to address Climate...

Tribune Climate

Wed, May 10 2017

Tackling climate change issues requires building of long-term, sustained systems at national levels to...

Maya: 30kg rice, Tk500 monthly relief...

Maya: 30kg rice, Tk500 monthly relief...

Nation

Sun, Apr 23 2017

The haor areas most affected by the heavy rainfall are unable to harvest their Boro crops due to the...

Radiation level in Fukushima plant at...

Radiation level in Fukushima plant at...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Feb 3 2017

Japan's government said in December that it expects the total costs, including compensation, decommissioning...

We need to be earthquake-ready

We need to be earthquake-ready

Editorial

Thu, Jan 5 2017

There is no way to tell exactly when an earthquake will hit, so the only course of action is to prepare...

Italy quake death toll hits 159

Italy quake death toll hits 159

Uncategorized

Thu, Aug 25 2016

With people still unaccounted for, the civil protection department warned the death toll could climb...