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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...

Bracing for disaster

Bracing for disaster

Farid Hasan Ahmed

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Are we ready for summertime cyclones, storms, and tornadoes?

Afghanistan floods kill 17, worsen already...

Afghanistan floods kill 17, worsen already...

South Asia

Sat, Mar 30 2019

More than 500 houses were destroyed

Australia braces for more flash...

Australia braces for more flash...

Oceania

Sat, Feb 2 2019

Some residents have already been evacuated after days of monsoon rains lashed the region around the coastal...

'You better pray:' More flooding in...

More flooding in Carolinas a week after...

North America

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Thirty-one deaths have been attributed to the storm in North Carolina, eight in South Carolina and one...

God’s own country

God’s own country

Makshudul Alom Mokul Mondal

Wed, Sep 5 2018

Kerala stands as a symbol of interfaith harmony

Rainstorms kill 49 in northern...

Rainstorms kill 49 in northern...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 28 2018

The torrential rains have also hit New Delhi and the western state of Rajasthan that is popular with...

15 dead in monsoon floods, landslides...

15 dead in monsoon floods, landslides...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 11 2018

In Maharashtra, 62 people have died since June due to flooding and landslides

Floods take heavy toll in...

Floods take heavy toll in...

Nation

Sat, Jun 23 2018

Numerous potholes and puddles have developed on roads constructed by the Roads and Highways Department...

River waters recede in Moulvibazar,...

River waters recede in Moulvibazar,...

Nation

Thu, Jun 21 2018

The Kushiara River was flowing 118 cm above the danger level at Fenchuganj Bazar on Wednesday

Landslides, flash floods as monsoon...

Landslides, flash floods as monsoon...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 18 2018

Rains triggered a landslide that damaged the hilltop Kyeik Than Lan pagoda, whose golden stupa towers...

Heavy monsoon rains upstream trigger...

Heavy rains upstream trigger

Environment

Sun, Jun 17 2018

It is normal in the monsoon season, a Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre official says

Bangladesh begins relocating Rohingya...

Bangladesh begins relocating Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 3 2018

Bangladesh had allocated roughly 3,500 acres of forested land in Cox's Bazar to the newly-arrived Rohingya...

As floods rise in Bangladesh, crab farming...

As floods rise in Bangladesh, crab farming...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 18 2018

Some experts, however, warn that crab farming may not be enough to sustain families in increasingly risk-prone...