• Tuesday, Sep 28, 2021
  • Last Update : 01:18 am
14 dead in northwest Pakistan lightning...

Lightning strike kills 14 in...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 12 2021

The dead included five children and four women

2 killed by lightning strike in...

2 killed by lightning strike in...

Nation

Fri, Sep 10 2021

Another injured is undergoing treatment at Kurigram Sadar Hospital

16 killed as lightning strikes wedding...

16 killed as lightning strikes wedding...

Nation

Wed, Aug 4 2021

Twelve others were also injured

Lightning found to have ignited Oregon's...

Lightning found to have ignited Oregon's...

World

Thu, Jul 22 2021

Although no fatalities or serious injuries have been reported, the Bootleg has destroyed at least 67...

Lightning strike kills 16 taking selfies...

Lightning strike kills 16 taking selfies...

World

Mon, Jul 12 2021

Many others were left injured in the incident

Experts: Lightning Bangladesh’s deadliest...

Experts: Lightning Bangladesh’s deadliest...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 18 2021

Over 2,000 deaths from lightning from 2011-20

Lightning kills 3 in...

Lightning kills 3 in...

Nation

Thu, Jun 10 2021

All three died on the spot

Lightning strikes kill 27 during India...

Lightning strikes kill 27 in India in...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 8 2021

Nearly 2,900 people were killed by lightning in India in 2019

Lightning strikes kill 7 in 3...

Lightning strikes kill 7 in 3...

Nation

Mon, Jun 7 2021

At least 30 people died from lightning strikes across Bangladesh since Friday 

Lightning protection projects progressing...

Lightning protection projects progressing...

Nation

Sun, Jun 6 2021

At least 1,164 deaths in lightning strikes from 2016-20

How to stay safe from lightning...

How to stay safe from lightning...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jun 6 2021

Over the past few weeks, dozens of people were killed in lightning strikes during storms or...

Lightning strikes kill 8 in 2...

Lightning strikes kill 8 in 2...

Nation

Fri, Jun 4 2021

Lightning strikes are commonplace during monsoon in Bangladesh

Lightning strikes kill 11 in Chapainawabganj,...

Lightning strikes kill 11 in 3...

Nation

Mon, May 24 2021

The casualties include two children and three teenagers

Lightning strikes kill nine in two...

Lightning strikes kill nine in two...

Nation

Thu, May 20 2021

Lightning strikes are commonplace during April-May in Bangladesh

18 elephants suspected killed by India...

Lightning strike may have killed 18...

South Asia

Fri, May 14 2021

India is home to nearly 30,000 elephants, around 60% of the wild Asian elephant population

Four workers killed in lightning...

Four workers killed in lightning...

Nation

Thu, Apr 29 2021

Fakhrul and Fazlu died on the spot immediately after the incident and three others were injured

Lightning kills 2 brothers while reaping...

Lightning kills 2 brothers while reaping...

Nation

Wed, Apr 28 2021

They were struck by lighting while harvesting paddy

Megaflash: 700km lightning bolt sets...

Megaflash: 700km lightning bolt sets...

World

Mon, Jun 29 2020

The previous record for the longest detected distance for a single lightning flash was 321 kilometres,...

3 killed in Faridpur lightning...

3 killed in Faridpur lightning...

Nation

Sat, May 9 2020

The deceased were identified as Sujon Bepari, 28, Babu Khan, 50 and Ripon Molla, 27

Lightning kills 9 across the...

Lightning kills 9 across the...

Nation

Sat, Apr 18 2020

Most of the deceased were working in their fields at the time

Experts urge to include lightning awareness...

Experts urge to include lightning awareness...

Dhaka

Fri, Jan 17 2020

Losses can be minimized by creating awareness, they said