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A preview of things to come?

A preview of things to come?

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Thu, Jul 11 2019

How higher sea levels and king tides will affect Bangladesh’s coastal regions

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

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

Wading through the water

Wading through the water

Opinion

Wed, Jul 25 2018

The problem of water-logging should be made a priority for the government

Cities of woe and misery

Cities of woe and misery

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Jul 14 2018

Why can’t we do a better job of planning our cities?

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

Stuck in the water

Stuck in the water

Editorial

Sun, Jun 24 2018

This problem of urban flooding and water-logging is not a new one

Can’t see the forest or the trees

Can’t see the forest or the trees

Editorial

Sat, Jun 23 2018

How many more people will be displaced before we realize that we must take care of the environment?

River waters flowing above danger lines...

Khowai, Monu rivers flow above danger...

Nation

Sat, Jun 16 2018

'Emergency Disaster Management has taken extensive measurements to tackle the situation'

Flood kills two in Chittagong, six upazilas...

Flood kills two in Chittagong, six upazilas...

Nation

Wed, Jun 13 2018

Severe flooding has been reported in Satkania, Hathazari, Chandonaish, Raozan, Rangunia and Fatikchhari...

Thousands of Rohingya trained ahead...

Thousands of Rohingya trained ahead...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 29 2018

It is estimated that up to 200,000 refugees could be at risk of flooding and landslides

This is no way to live

This is no way to live

Opinion

Sun, May 6 2018

Year after year, the same problem persists, the city authorities remain woefully unprepared to tackle...

In pictures: Torrential rain floods...

In pictures: Torrential rain floods...

Image Gallery

Mon, Apr 30 2018

Torrential rain flooded many parts of Dhaka on Monday, causing trouble for many commuters. With the Met...

Vietnam turns on taps at dangerously...

Vietnam turns on taps at dangerously...

World

Tue, Nov 7 2017

The disaster prevention committee said 69 people had died as a result of the storm while 30 people were...

Transforming the chars

Transforming the chars

Editorial

Sun, Nov 5 2017

What we need now, more than ever, is to allow projects such as the CDSP to flourish

Don’t forget  the flood victims

Don’t forget the flood victims

Tribune Editorial

Thu, Oct 26 2017

It is nothing short of tragic when children have to go to bed hungry because the relief they were waiting...

The ones hit hardest

The ones hit hardest

Shooha Tabil

Wed, Oct 11 2017

Women suffer the most from the effects of climate change

Canada to provide CAN$262,500 for flood...

Canada to provide CAN$262,500 for flood...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Aug 27 2017

Previously, Canada had provided Bangladesh CAN$45,000 for the assistance of those affected by Cyclone...

Why so flooded?

Why so flooded?

Opinion

Sat, Aug 26 2017

To tackle the flood problem, all countries sharing a common river basin need to act together

The water keeps rising

The water keeps rising

Editorial

Fri, Aug 18 2017

It is time to think long-term and invest in the right things

We can’t live like this

We can’t live like this

Editorial

Wed, Jul 26 2017

When major roads get completely flooded, it is clear that something is very wrong