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Residents of Bandarban asked to evacuate...

Residents of Bandarban asked to evacuate...

Nation

Mon, Aug 9 2021

140 shelters have been set up in the seven upazilas of the district

Unlike Cox’s Bazar, Rohingyas in Bhashan...

Rohingyas in Bhashan Char remain safe...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Aug 8 2021

The concrete houses in Bhashan Char are way stronger than the makeshift ones in Cox’s Bazar

ED: Ramping up our relief efforts

ED: Ramping up our relief efforts

Editorial

Sun, Aug 1 2021

Bangladesh is a flood-prone nation -- we have always known this basic reality

Thousands marooned in coastal areas...

Thousands marooned in coastal areas...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Fish, crab farms washed away in Khulna, Bagerhat

Heavy rains trigger fear of landslides...

Heavy rains trigger fear of landslides...

Nation

Tue, Jul 27 2021

Local administration asks people to leave the risky hilly areas

From China to Germany, floods expose...

From China to Germany, floods expose...

World

Sat, Jul 24 2021

At least 56 people in the central Chinese province of Henan died so far

112 dead in India as rains trigger floods,...

India floods, landslides kill 112

South-East Asia

Fri, Jul 23 2021

At least 38 people were killed in Taliye, when a landslide flattened most of the small village

6 dead, several missing after India...

Landslides and floods kill 6 in...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 13 2021

Authorities warned tourists to avoid the region amid forecasts of more heavy rains that could lead to...

Chinese, Indian workers among 11 killed...

Chinese, Indian workers among 11 killed...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 18 2021

Heavy rain since Tuesday have damaged roads, destroyed bridges, washed away fish farms and

Aid flows into cyclone-struck Indonesia...

Aid flows into cyclone-struck...

South-East Asia

Thu, Apr 8 2021

The death toll from the disaster rose to nearly 180

Indonesia readies hospital ships for...

Indonesia readies hospital ships for...

Uncategorized

Wed, Apr 7 2021

More than 120 people have been listed as dead in a remote cluster of islands at the eastern end of the...

Death toll in Indonesia landslides rises...

Death toll in Indonesia landslides rises...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jan 19 2021

At least 25 others were injured and 1,119 people were displaced by the landslides

90 dead, 34 missing in Vietnam's floods,...

90 dead in Vietnam's floods,...

Southeast Asia

Mon, Oct 19 2020

Heavy rains are expected in central localities until Wednesday, with rainfall expected to be over 600...

Can we anticipate landslides?

Can we anticipate landslides?

Climate Change

Wed, Sep 2 2020

Lessons from the Chittagong Hill Tracts

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...

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...

Flash floods kill at least 16, displace...

Flash floods kill at least 16, displace...

World

Wed, Jul 15 2020

In one village, photographs showed a damaged house and a truck partially submerged under thick mud, while...

Six people killed in Nepal...

Six people killed in Nepal...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 14 2019

Chitra Bahadur Gurung, Rolpa district police chief, said that all six people were buried under the landslide...

When the weather kills

When the weather kills

Editorial

Tue, Jul 9 2019

That Bangladesh is affected by the monsoon season is known to all, yet every year, the same tragedy...

Landslides a threat to human...

Landslides a threat to human...

Nation

Sun, Mar 24 2019

Cutting, razing of hills continues in Ctg