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Communities leading from the...

Communities leading from the...

Climate Change

Tue, Oct 6 2020

Story of adaptation from a vulnerable community

Abnormal heat spreads floods and wildfires...

Abnormal heat spreads floods and wildfires...

Climate Change

Fri, Sep 25 2020

From the Arctic Circle to tropical Africa, abnormal heat is bringing mayhem and destruction and costing...

OP-ED: Going under water

OP-ED: Going under water

Md Rashed Chowdhury

Tue, Aug 25 2020

What a rise in sea-levels could mean for coastal cities such as Chittagong

ED: Are we prepared this time?

ED: Are we prepared this time?

Editorial

Fri, Aug 21 2020

Floods have become a grim annual tradition, for which the country remains completely unprepared

South Korea floods, landslides kill...

South Korea floods, landslides kill...

East Asia

Sat, Aug 8 2020

About 100 metres (109.36 yards) of levee collapsed at the Seomjin River in the southern edge of the peninsula...

8 more deaths take flood death toll...

8 more deaths take flood death toll...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 7 2020

250 million coastal dwellers will face rising floods globally, according to a recent study

North Korea on flood alert as heavy...

North Korea on flood alert as heavy...

East Asia

Thu, Aug 6 2020

The North's official KCNA news agency said areas hardest-hit by the downpour include Hwanghae province,...

South Korea floods, landslides kill...

South Korea floods, landslides kill...

East Asia

Tue, Aug 4 2020

The victims included three New Zealanders from the same family, who were found dead on Monday after a...

Flood insurance scheme for casual...

Flood insurance scheme for casual...

Crisis

Mon, Aug 3 2020

The United Nations World Food Program (WFP), Oxfam Bangladesh, and Green Delta Insurance Company Limited...

ED: End the suffering

ED: End the suffering

Editorial

Thu, Jul 23 2020

Effective coordination between the Disaster Management and Relief and Ministry and local governments...

OP-ED: Remote sensing for sustainable...

OP-ED: Remote sensing for sustainable...

Shishir Reza

Thu, Jul 16 2020

How we can better estimate environmental changes

Flood death toll hits 20 as Japan warned...

Flood death toll hits 20 as Japan warned...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jul 5 2020

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told a meeting of Japan's disaster response task force to step up the search...

ED: Don’t let floods cripple us...

ED: Don’t let floods cripple us...

Editorial

Sat, Jul 4 2020

People are currently suffering in the northern districts of the country, and have been left marooned...

Floods worsen in central parts, slight...

Floods worsen in central parts, slight...

Nation

Sun, Oct 6 2019

In Madaripur, as the water level of the Padma River started to recede, erosion on its banks has been...

Tens of thousands flee homes in flood-hit...

Tens of thousands flee homes in flood-hit...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 13 2019

Seasonal monsoon rains batter the country every year, but the recent deluge has submerged entire communities,...

Death toll from Indian floods reaches...

Death toll from Indian floods reaches...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 11 2019

Heavy rain and landslides forced hundreds of thousands of people to take shelter in relief camps

IFRC: Severe flooding puts more than...

IFRC: Severe flooding puts more than...

Nation

Fri, Jul 19 2019

More than 66,000 homes have been destroyed

Floods persist in lowland

Floods persist in lowland

Nation

Thu, Jul 18 2019

In Gopalganj, continuous damage to the Lebutola-Dumuria road in Tungipara upazila due to the recent floods...

Govt opens control room over flood...

Govt opens control room over flood...

Government Affairs

Fri, Jul 12 2019

Ministry of Water Resources opened a hotline number (029570028) to receive flood-related

Floods force record low corn, soybean...

Floods force record low corn, soybean...

Agriculture

Sun, Jun 9 2019

UN FAO hints of price hikes, fall in production; Bangladesh imported $1.1 billion worth of agricultural...

The need to adapt

The need to adapt

Editorial

Thu, May 23 2019

Bangladesh will have to come up with solutions to adapt to the numerous challenges that it will inevitably...