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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...

Special

Sat, Nov 17 2018

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

Report: 'Insurance gap' threatens disaster-prone...

Report: 'Insurance gap' threatens disaster-prone...

Business

Mon, Oct 22 2018

Globally, assets worth about $163 billion are not insured against catastrophes, posing a “significant...

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...