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In pictures: Cyclone Fani passes through...

In pictures: Cyclone Fani passes through...

Image Gallery

Sun, May 5 2019

A weakened Cyclone Fani crossed Bangladesh on Saturday, without causing any major damage. Nevertheless,...

Bagerhat, Khulna locals panic as Fani...

Bagerhat, Khulna locals panic as Fani...

Nation

Sun, May 5 2019

In Bagerhat, the embankments were either washed away or severely damaged in four out of its nine...

Further complicating matters

Further complicating matters

Md Rashed Chowdhury

Sat, May 4 2019

Given the current climatic shifts, Cyclone Fani may be the least of our worries

Cyclone Fani weakens further, maritime...

Cyclone Fani weakens further, maritime...

Nation

Sat, May 4 2019

The storm will turn into a land minor depression while leaving Bangladesh in a few hours

Met office: Fears of major disasters...

Met office: Fears of major disasters...

Dhaka

Sat, May 4 2019

The country however will continue experiencing thundershowers and rain, accompanied by gusts and squalls,...

Cyclone Fani: 14 killed in 8...

Cyclone Fani: 14 killed in 8...

Nation

Sat, May 4 2019

The cyclonic storm battered the coastal districts of the country and destroyed hundreds of houses

Always best to be prepared

Always best to be prepared

Editorial

Fri, May 3 2019

Let us learn to be prepared for all kinds of weather-related emergencies

Bangladesh prepares for a weakened...

Bangladesh prepares for a weakened...

Nation

Fri, May 3 2019

Eight people have been reportedly killed during the cyclonic storm’s approach

Chittagong mayor urges Patenga residents...

Chittagong mayor urges Patenga residents...

Nation

Fri, May 3 2019

'We have taken all-out necessary preparations to tackle Fani'

Bangladesh Navy prepared to face Fani...

Bangladesh Navy prepared to face Fani...

Nation

Fri, May 3 2019

A total of 32 naval vessels in Chittagong, Khulna, and Mongla naval areas are ready to provide emergency...

Gust of wind breaks branch, killing...

Gust of wind breaks branch, killing...

Nation

Fri, May 3 2019

She was working when suddenly the heavy branch struck her

Mass evacuation starts in Khulna ahead...

Mass evacuation starts in Khulna ahead...

Nation

Fri, May 3 2019

Fani is likely to reach Khulna and adjoining south-western parts of Bangladesh by Friday at

Secretariat, govt offices in 19 districts...

Secretariat, govt offices in 19 districts...

Nation

Fri, May 3 2019

Holidays of government officials and employees, plus physicians, have been cancelled

National University postpones exams...

National University postpones exams...

Education

Fri, May 3 2019

HSC, and its equivalent examinations, scheduled for Saturday have also been rescheduled

AL opens special monitoring cell for...

AL opens special monitoring cell for...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 3 2019

Bangladesh Chhatra League  has formed volunteer groups to help local administration

Holidays of physicians in coastal areas...

Holidays of physicians in coastal areas...

Nation

Fri, May 3 2019

2,362 medical teams have been formed to combat the effects of the cyclone

19 districts ready to tackle Fani

19 districts ready to tackle Fani

Nation

Fri, May 3 2019

Along with preparing shelters and making post-disaster preparation, the government has also instructed...

Fani set to strike Bangladesh Friday...

Fani set to strike Bangladesh Friday...

Nation

Thu, May 2 2019

The tropical cyclonic storm will make landfall in Odisha, India

Home minister: Different forces alerted...

Home minister: Different forces alerted...

Nation

Thu, May 2 2019

The police, district administration, Fire Service and other forces have been instructed to stay alert...

PM orders precautionary measures for...

PM orders precautionary measures for...

Current Affairs

Thu, May 2 2019

Sheikh Hasina is monitoring the situation round-the-clock from London

India braces for cyclone, puts navy...

India braces for cyclone, puts navy...

South Asia

Wed, May 1 2019

Tropical Cyclone Fani, located in the Bay of Bengal and packing wind speeds up to 205kms (127 miles)...