• Wednesday, Jan 27, 2021
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Tangail farmers busy cultivating honey...

Tangail farmers busy cultivating honey...

Agriculture

Sun, Jan 24 2021

The farmers are hoping that they will be able to recoup the losses by collecting honey this year

96 killed, 70,000 displaced as quake,...

96 killed as quake, floods hit...

South-East Asia

Mon, Jan 18 2021

81 people were killed by the powerful 6.2-magnitude quake that struck early Friday

Higher-magnitude flood frequency increases...

Higher-magnitude flood frequency increases...

Agriculture

Fri, Dec 25 2020

Scientists call for actions to save future crop losses as floods these days are submerging more land...

8 dead in Philippine floods as thousands...

8 dead in Philippine floods

South-East Asia

Sun, Dec 20 2020

At least 148 people were killed in a succession of typhoons in recent months

Flood insurance scheme for agricultural...

Flood insurance scheme for agricultural...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 2 2020

The money will contribute towards compensating the wage losses caused by flood in July, August, and...

Govt initiative to restore livelihoods...

1m flood-affected people to get...

Bangladesh

Mon, Nov 30 2020

A total of 4 lakh 83 thousand 600 farmers in 4,596 unions under 491 upazilas in 64 districts and 140...

Flood victims in Madaripur still await...

Flood victims in Madaripur still await...

Nation

Mon, Nov 16 2020

Three months after the floods, this correspondent visited one of the communities in Shibchar of Madaripur,...

Major floods in Manila as typhoon batters...

Typhoon Vamco batters Philippines

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 12 2020

2 people died and 4 others were missing in Camarines Norte province

Guatemalan mudslides push storm Eta's...

Mudslides push storm Eta's death toll...

World

Sat, Nov 7 2020

The devastating weather front has brought destruction from Panama to Honduras and Mexico

Thousands of homes inundated as sudden...

Thousands of homes inundated as sudden...

Nation

Sun, Nov 1 2020

Earlier in July, 7-8 places were eroded

As disaster train gathers speed, efforts...

As disaster train speeds up, efforts...

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 26 2020

Getting forecasts of severe flooding on Bangladesh’s Jamuna River in early July, UN aid officials...

In pictures: Rain causes...

In pictures: Rain causes...

Dhaka

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Due to low pressure, rainfall in Dhaka in bursts over the last two days cause waterlogging in several...

Torrential rain maroons thousands of...

Torrential rain maroons thousands in...

Nation

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Due to the sudden flood, 9,761 shrimp and fish enclosures worth Tk5.4 crore have been washed away, said...

Watch: Hydroponics: An age-old solution...

Watch: Hydroponics: An age-old solution...

Videos

Mon, Oct 19 2020

Although hydroponics has been the rage for a few years, in Bangladesh farmers have been using this method...

Nine rescuers dead after Vietnam landslide;...

Nine rescuers dead after Vietnam...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Oct 15 2020

An official government website said 17 workers at a hydro station had gone missing following a...

Lalmonirhat farmers face hunger as rains...

Lalmonirhat farmers face hunger as rains...

Agriculture

Tue, Oct 13 2020

According to the District Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE), a target has been set to cultivate...

Floods, rough seas kill 18 in Vietnam...

Floods, rough seas kill 18 in...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Oct 12 2020

The country is bracing for another storm rolling in from the South China Sea, with heavy rain again...

16,000 families homeless as rivers swallow...

16,000 families homeless as rivers swallow...

Nation

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Natural calamities have rendered over 16,000 people homeless in Koyra in the past 11 years

Flood devours Aman paddy on 17,160 hectares...

Flood devours Aman paddy on 17,160 hectares...

Nation

Tue, Oct 6 2020

Deputy Director (DD) of the DAE agriculturist Masudur Rahman said, the seedlings of T- Aman paddy would...

Flooding recedes in the Ganges...

Flooding recedes in the Ganges...

Nation

Mon, Oct 5 2020

Flood improves in Korotoa, Ghaghot basins

Flood situation improves in...

Flood situation improves in...

Nation

Fri, Oct 2 2020

Lalmonirhat, Kurigram Gaibandha, Nilphamari Rangpur, Sunamganj, Sirajganj, Bogra, Jamalpur, Sylhet and...