• Friday, Jan 24, 2020
  • Last Update : 01:41 pm
10,000 people stranded as Padma, Mahananda...

10,000 people stranded as Padma, Mahananda...

Nation

Wed, Oct 2 2019

Low-lying areas and a number of houses have been flooded

River erosion strikes Rajbari,...

River erosion strikes Rajbari,...

Nation

Sun, Sep 29 2019

A large number of houses, structures, trees, and crops on vast tracts of land were washed away by floodwaters,...

Padma river erosion hits people hard...

Padma river erosion hits people hard...

Nation

Fri, Sep 27 2019

Hundreds of homes have gone underwater

Launch, speedboat services suspended...

Launch, speedboat services suspended...

Nation

Tue, Aug 13 2019

The boat, carrying 19 passengers, overturned due to strong winds on the way to Kathalbari terminal from...

Minor goes missing as speedboat capsizes...

Minor goes missing as speedboat capsizes...

Nation

Tue, Aug 13 2019

The speedboat, carrying 19 passengers, capsized around 8:45am

Erosion by Padma takes serious turn...

Erosion by Padma takes serious turn...

Nation

Thu, Aug 1 2019

This made over 200 families of low-lying areas homeless, locals and Water Development Board officials...

Ferry service along Shimulia-Kathalbari...

Ferry service along Shimulia-Kathalbari...

Nation

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Around 300 vehicles stuck on both sides as ferry movement halts

10th Padma Bridge span installed

10th Padma Bridge span installed

Development

Tue, Apr 23 2019

This is the ninth span, from the Zajira point, to be installed

10th Padma Bridge span to be installed...

10th Padma Bridge span to be installed...

Development

Mon, Apr 22 2019

The latest span will be installed on the 33rd and 34th pillars of the bridge

3 drown in Padma River in Rajshahi

3 drown in Padma River in Rajshahi

Nation

Sun, Apr 21 2019

The deceased were two sisters and their cousin

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry service resumes...

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry service resumes...

Nation

Sat, Jan 12 2019

The service was suspended since 7am due to dense fog

Over 160,000 hectares lost to Padma,...

Over 160,000 hectares lost to Padma,...

Nation

Fri, Oct 12 2018

The 'Prediction of Riverbank Erosion along the Jamuna, the Ganges and the Padma Rivers in 2018'...

Padma erosion renders 60 more families...

Padma erosion renders 60 more families...

Nation

Mon, Sep 17 2018

About 6,000 families of three unions of the upazila have been rendered homeless with the erosion of the...

Kuthibari embankment collapses...

Kuthibari embankment collapses...

Nation

Mon, Sep 17 2018

It was constructed 3 months ago at a cost of Tk200 crore

Padma threatens to wipe Naria upazila...

The unforgiving Padma

Environment

Thu, Sep 13 2018

In perhaps the single-worst case of soil erosion in a hundred years, the Padma has ravaged vast swathes...

Padma River erosion strikes Naria...

Padma River erosion strikes Naria...

Nation

Sun, Sep 9 2018

More than 2,000 houses, 500 business centres, and other establishments have already been washed

Launch, speedboat services suspended...

Shimulia-Kathalbari launch service...

Communication

Thu, Sep 6 2018

Ferry services remain uninterrupted

Kuthibari embankment collapses within...

Kuthibari embankment collapses in...

Nation

Tue, Sep 4 2018

The embankment was built to protect a Kuthi Bari (bungalow) once owned by Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath...

Bangladeshi shepherd injured by BSF...

Bangladeshi shepherd injured by BSF...

Nation

Fri, Aug 17 2018

He was stabbed by the Border Security Force of India at the Manoharpur border

Padma River erosion: 1 body recovered,...

Padma River erosion: 1 body recovered,...

Nation

Wed, Aug 15 2018

On August 7, a large part of Sadhur Bazar, located near the Padma River, suddenly collapsed around...

Dowari-making: A source of livelihood...

Dowari-making: A source of livelihood...

Nation

Tue, Jun 26 2018

Villagers are becoming self-reliant by earning money making dowaris