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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

Lightning kills 6 in 2 districts

Lightning kills 6 in 2 districts

Nation

Sun, Oct 6 2019

Chandpur and Magura are the two districts where the incidents occurred

2 killed by lightning in Cox's...

2 killed by lightning in Cox's...

Nation

Tue, Aug 6 2019

Another person has been injured in the incident

Report: Lightning kills 126 in...

Report: Lightning kills 126 in...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 6 2019

The highest number of deaths was reported in Kishoreganj

Lightning kills 5 across

Lightning kills 5 across

Nation

Sun, Jun 2 2019

In Joypurhat, one farmer was killed when struck by lightning.

Lightning kills two in Habiganj

Lightning kills two in Habiganj

Nation

Sun, Apr 28 2019

The incident also left three injured

2 killed , 4 injured in separate lightning...

2 killed , 4 injured in separate lightning...

Nation

Sat, Mar 30 2019

The incidents occurred around 3pm on Saturday

Lightning kills 5 in Gazipur,...

Lightning kills 5 in Gazipur,...

Nation

Tue, Sep 25 2018

In Gazipur, Tajul Islam, 50, and Mamun Sheikh, 30, residents of Punsoi village in Kaliganj upazila, were...

Farmer killed by lightning in...

Farmer killed by lightning in...

Nation

Thu, Sep 13 2018

The deceased has been identified as Abdus Sattar, 60

Lightning strikes kill 3 in Bagerhat,...

Lightning strikes kill 3 in Bagerhat,...

Nation

Wed, Sep 12 2018

The lightning strikes occurred between noon and 1pm 

Lightning strikes kill 4 farmers in...

Lightning strikes kill 4 farmers in...

Nation

Wed, Sep 12 2018

The deceased were identified as Rahmat Molla, 45, Monnu Molla, 25, Samin Molla, 30, and Akram Hossain,...

The weather can kill

The weather can kill

Opinion

Sat, Jul 7 2018

Bangladesh is one of the most disaster-prone countries in the world

Three killed in lightning strike in...

Three killed in lightning strike in...

Nation

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Three including two women were killed when a lightning bolt struck a boat bearing them

3 killed in lightning strikes in Kurigram...

3 killed in lightning strikes in Kurigram...

Nation

Thu, Jun 7 2018

All incidents occurred on Thursday

2 women taking selfies struck by lightning...

2 women taking selfies struck by lightning...

World

Tue, May 29 2018

Paramedics had to resuscitate the 23-year-old and she remains in intensive care with life-threatening...

Lightning strikes kill six...

Lightning strikes kill six...

Nation

Sun, May 27 2018

At least six people across Bangladesh were reported killed after they were struck by lightning

Bangladesh’s first lightning forecast...

Bangladesh’s first lightning forecast...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 13 2018

The sensors have been set up in Dhaka, Chattogram, Tentulia in Panchagarh, Badalgachi in Naogaon, Mymensingh,...

Lightning bolts claim 8 more lives in...

Lightning bolts claim 8 more lives in...

Nation

Sat, May 5 2018

It brings to 59 the total number of people reported to have been killed by lightning in the past...