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3 die from drowning in Sylhet,...

3 die from drowning in Sylhet,...

Nation

Thu, Jul 22 2021

Drowning deaths are rampant during the monsoon 

Report: 83% drowning victims are...

Report: 83% drowning victims are...

Nation

Thu, Jul 8 2021

The rate of death from drowning is much higher in rural areas compared to urban areas

‘Children under 10 account for 80% of...

‘Children under 10 account for 80% of...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 22 2021

30 children die from drowning every day on average in Bangladesh, according to a survey

Siblings among 3 children drown in...

Siblings among 3 children drown in...

Nation

Fri, Apr 30 2021

The incident took place when the children were playing near a pond which was dug to irrigate the local...

ED: When will we learn our lesson?

ED: When will we learn our lesson?

Editorial

Tue, Apr 6 2021

The individual guilty for causing the collision must be brought to book immediately

Drowning in plastic debris

Drowning in plastic debris

World

Fri, Feb 5 2021

Global plastic production reaches 359 million tons, 8 million tons end up in the world’s oceans...

Garment worker goes missing in...

Garment worker goes missing in...

Nation

Mon, Jan 18 2021

Two people, including the boatman, managed to swim ashore but Saddam remained missing

769, mostly minors, drowned in Bangladesh...

769 drowned in 2020 in Bangladesh

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 31 2020

River vessel accidents caused the deaths of 116 people while floodwater led to 17 fatalities

Unheard cries of drowning deepens with...

Unheard cries of drowning deepens with...

Bangladesh

Wed, Aug 26 2020

Drowning is an under-recognized global public health issue causing an estimated 322,000 deaths each year,...

2 drown in Shitalakkhya during teen...

2 drown in Shitalakkhya during teen...

Nation

Tue, Aug 11 2020

Police arrested six over the incident

'Glee' star Naya Rivera's death ruled...

'Glee' star Naya Rivera's death ruled...

Showtime

Wed, Jul 15 2020

The medical examiner’s report said there was no indication that drugs or alcohol played a role...

Study: Bangladesh’s drowning death rate...

Study: Bangladesh’s drowning death rate...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 13 2020

India, Bangladesh and Pakistan account for 78% of estimated drowning fatalities within the...

Glee star Naya Rivera missing, feared...

Glee star Naya Rivera missing, feared...

Showtime

Thu, Jul 9 2020

She rented a boat on Wednesday and took her four-year-old son onto Lake Piru, northwest of Los...

A most neglected issue

A most neglected issue

Sadrul Hasan Mazumder

Sat, Nov 2 2019

How we can stop drowning

Gambler drowns trying to flee from...

Gambler drowns trying to flee from...

Dhaka

Fri, Sep 27 2019

The deceased is Mojnu Mia, 45 of Boro Bazar village in Chuwandanga

Body of another missing Ruet student...

Body of another missing Ruet student...

Nation

Sun, Aug 11 2019

Two RUET students went missing on Saturday while bathing in the sea

3 drown in Padma River in Rajshahi

3 drown in Padma River in Rajshahi

Nation

Sun, Apr 21 2019

The deceased were two sisters and their cousin

Research: Around 30 children drown daily...

Research: Around 30 children drown daily...

Nation

Wed, Apr 10 2019

The drowning death toll exceeds 10,000 child deaths in Bangladesh per year

Maldives issue warning amid spike in...

Maldives issue warning amid spike in...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 22 2019

Around 1.4 million tourists visit the Maldives every year

Experts stress multi-stakeholder coordination...

Experts stress coordinated efforts to...

Nation

Fri, Nov 23 2018

'14,000 young lives are needlessly lost to drowning each year in Bangladesh'

BB assistant director drowns in...

BB assistant director drowns in...

Nation

Wed, Jul 25 2018

The 34-year-old’s body will arrive in Chittagong at 4pm on Thursday, family members said.