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Tropical cyclone kills 113 in Indonesia,...

Tropical cyclone kills 113 in Indonesia,...

South-East Asia

Mon, Apr 5 2021

At least 86 deaths were reported on several islands in Indonesia's West and East Nusa Tenggara...

Australian floods kill 2, more evacuations...

Australian floods kill 2

Oceania

Wed, Mar 24 2021

Evacuations continue even as weather conditions ease

Heavy rains in Australia's east bring...

Heavy rains in Australia bring worst...

World

Sun, Mar 21 2021

Television and social media footage showed fast-moving water unmooring houses, engulfing roads, breaking...

Over 5,000 flee homes as storm hits...

Over 5,000 flee homes as storm hits...

World

Sun, Feb 21 2021

The bad weather also prompted the cancellation of at least 36 domestic flights

Flood kills 24 people in illegal factory...

Flood kills 24 in Morocco

Africa

Mon, Feb 8 2021

Rescue workers recovered 24 bodies from the property and rescued 10 survivors who were taken to...

Experts suggest creating valid database...

‘Valid database needed for better relief...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 3 2021

Disaster Management and Relief Ministry to introduce software for overall disaster management

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...