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USAID hands over 200 cyclone shelters...

USAID hands over 200 cyclone...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 29 2021

Since 2001, USAID has worked with the government to build over 700 multi-purpose cyclone shelters in...

UK commits $3.6 million in aid to minimize...

Bangladesh to get $3.6m UK funding for...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 11 2021

The UK has led a push for the international community to take more action ahead of disasters

India on the frontline of climate...

India bearing the brunt of climate...

South-East Asia

Sun, Jul 25 2021

Two cyclones, a deadly glacier collapse in the Himalayas, a sweltering heatwave and killer floods has...

Government allocates 7.7C as cash aid...

7.7C allocated for pandemic-hit...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 5 2021

Nearly 23,000 tons of rice earmarked as food assistance

UN Special Session: PM Hasina places...

PM floats 5-point proposal for water...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 25 2021

‘We need to take a comprehensive, result-oriented, focused and adaptive global approach for water...

Heavy rains kill 83 in India

Heavy rains kill 83 in India

South Asia

Fri, Oct 16 2020

This is the third wave of floods in Karnataka in the last three months, according to PTI

Floods, wind damage as rare medicane...

Floods, wind damage as rare medicane...

Europe

Fri, Sep 18 2020

In 2017, flash floods west of Athens left over 20 people dead in one of Greece's worst natural...

14 killed in wake of Hurricane Laura...

14 killed in wake of Hurricane Laura...

North America

Sat, Aug 29 2020

Earlier Friday, Haiti's civil protection service said 31 people had died due to Hurricane Laura

Infographic: Remains of Hurricane Laura...

Infographic: Remains of Hurricane Laura...

North America

Sat, Aug 29 2020

Weakening Hurricane Laura, now a tropical depression, is moving eastwards across the United States, causing...

Flash floods kill more than 70 in...

Flash floods kill more than 70 in...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 26 2020

Torrential downpours and flash floods kill scores of people annually in Afghanistan

How cyclone Fani got its name

How cyclone Fani got its name

Around the Web

Thu, May 2 2019

Fani is likely to hit Bangladesh on Friday

New Zealand wildfire expected to burn...

New Zealand wildfire expected to burn...

World

Mon, Feb 11 2019

The fire erupted early last week amid scorching conditions in the heavily forested area

Thousands flee cyclone on India's east...

Thousands flee cyclone on India's east...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 18 2018

Officials said 10,600 people were moved to relief camps after being evacuated from the worst affected...

At least 56 killed, more than 100 missing...

At least 56 killed, more than 100 missing...

North America

Thu, Nov 15 2018

Most of those who remain unaccounted for are from Paradise, which was once home to 27,000 people but...

More than 200 still missing in California's...

More than 200 still missing in California's...

North America

Mon, Nov 12 2018

Celebrities at the People's Choice Awards Sunday night in Santa Monica, asked for prayers and donations...

Nine die in California wildfires, tens...

Nine die in California wildfires, tens...

World

Sat, Nov 10 2018

The fast moving blaze, known as the "Camp Fire," began Thursday morning

The ground beneath her feet

The ground beneath her feet

Tribune Supplements

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Understanding depression among women in disaster prone areas

USGS: Earthquakes, lava fissures could...

USGS: Earthquakes, lava fissures could...

World

Sun, May 6 2018

The US Geological Survey (USGS) said on Saturday that several new lava fissures had opened in the Leilani...

An apple a day

An apple a day

Climate Change

Sun, Apr 22 2018

Last year was a strong warning of how the slightest change in temperatures can bring various natural...

Act now before it’s too late

Act now before it’s too late

Opinion

Sat, Jan 20 2018

We need to do more to manage the climate change effects that change lives

Death toll in Mexico quake rises to...

Death toll in Mexico quake rises to...

North America

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Hundreds of soldiers, police and volunteers wrestled with the wreckage through the night trying to extract...