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How mining in India affects Bangladesh...

How mining in India affects Bangladesh...

Environment

Mon, May 15 2017

Talking about how mining in India affects downstream Bangladesh with toxic water, HJ Syiemlieh, head...

The humanitarian cost of disasters

The humanitarian cost of disasters

Tribune Climate

Wed, May 10 2017

It is important to note that battling flash floods using permanent structures is likely to be less fruitful...

7 officials admit negligence in Haor...

7 officials admit negligence in Haor...

Nation

Fri, May 5 2017

'They showed negligence. They did not monitor the things properly. Irregularities took place in the whole...

Boat carrying relief for Sunamganj flood...

Boat carrying relief for Sunamganj flood...

Nation

Mon, May 1 2017

The boat had 360 sacks of rice when it sank

PM visit boosts morale of haor...

PM visit boosts morale of haor...

Nation

Mon, May 1 2017

Hasina visited Shalla, one of the worst hit areas 70-km from Sunamganj town, to see for herself their...

Experts: Flash floods may grow and embankments...

Experts: Flash floods may grow and embankments...

Nation

Fri, Apr 28 2017

Pre-monsoon rainfall and its intensity are like to increase in the near future, a study says

‘Coordinated planning needed to protect...

‘Coordinated planning needed to protect...

Nation

Fri, Apr 28 2017

'There is a lack of coordination in the planning of Haor development and protection'

Sunamganj farmers face Tk1,500cr loss...

Sunamganj farmers face Tk1,500cr loss...

Nation

Thu, Apr 27 2017

Leader of a Haor protection movement Chittaranjan Talukder claims the actual loss will surpass Tk3,000...

Relief in many flood-ravaged Haor areas...

Relief in many flood-ravaged Haor areas...

Nation

Wed, Apr 26 2017

The flood-affected people say the amount of relief materials is inadequate compared to the extent of...

BNP demands resignation of Relief Minister...

BNP demands resignation of Relief Minister...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 26 2017

Recent flash floods have inundated thousands of hectares of Boro paddy fields in the northeastern...

Flash floods inundate Moulvibazar Boro...

Flash floods inundate Moulvibazar Boro...

Nation

Wed, Apr 26 2017

The government is yet to assess the damage as farmers stare at uncertain future

Negligence of officials blamed for flood...

Negligence of officials blamed for flood...

Nation

Tue, Apr 25 2017

UNO Alamgir Hossain has alleged that the embankment was damaged due to negligence of the Water Development...

Relief minister vents anger on Netrokona...

Relief minister vents anger on Netrokona...

Nation

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Flash flood killed 1,180 tonnes of fish and affected more than half of the district's livestock, the...

BB postpones agriculture credit recovery...

BB postpones agriculture credit recovery...

Banks

Mon, Apr 24 2017

Also asked the banks to provide facilities for re-scheduling the credit through relaxation of down payment...

Aquatic species dying from chemical...

Aquatic species dying from chemical...

Nation

Mon, Apr 24 2017

They believe the recent deaths of various aquatic species in the wetlands have been caused by a chemical...

114,000 hectare Boro crops damaged in...

114,000 hectare Boro crops damaged in...

Nation

Sun, Apr 23 2017

Over 341,000 farmers have become victim of the flood in the division, according to government...

Maya: 30kg rice, Tk500 monthly relief...

Maya: 30kg rice, Tk500 monthly relief...

Nation

Sun, Apr 23 2017

The haor areas most affected by the heavy rainfall are unable to harvest their Boro crops due to the...

Minister blames climate change for flash...

Minister blames climate change for flash...

Environment

Sun, Apr 23 2017

Water Development Board cannot do anything regarding the flood as it is a result of climate change, says...

Fishing banned in Haor areas as piscine...

Fishing banned in Haor areas as piscine...

Nation

Thu, Apr 20 2017

'Some 4,000kgs of lime powder have been sprayed in different areas of the Haor in a bid to cleaning the...

No project officer at sites as ACC team...

No project officer at sites as ACC team...

Nation

Thu, Apr 20 2017

The government allocated Tk68.70 crore to Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB) for the crop protection...

Brac to distribute Tk15cr in aid to...

Brac to distribute Tk15cr in aid to...

Environment

Thu, Apr 20 2017

The emergency relief will be distributed in four districts – Kishoreganj, Sunamganj, Habiganj and Netrokona...