• Thursday, Nov 21, 2019
  • Last Update : 12:36 pm
A cyclone in a changing climate

A cyclone in a changing climate

Md Rashed Chowdhury

Sun, Nov 10 2019

The intensity of extreme cyclones could increase in the future

Capsized lifeboat leaves three dead...

Capsized lifeboat leaves three dead...

Europe

Fri, Jun 7 2019

Three of them died while four managed to swim to shore

Nor'wester: Death toll reaches 7

Nor'wester: Death toll reaches 7

Nation

Sat, May 18 2019

The death toll from Friday's storm has increased to seven people

6 killed as nor'wester sweeps across...

6 killed as nor'wester sweeps across...

Dhaka

Fri, May 17 2019

In Dhaka, three were killed and 16 injured as hail and rain swept through the city on Friday

Lightning kills two in Kushtia

Lightning kills two in Kushtia

Nation

Tue, May 14 2019

The victims had been out collecting mangoes during storm

PM orders precautionary measures for...

PM orders precautionary measures for...

Current Affairs

Thu, May 2 2019

Sheikh Hasina is monitoring the situation round-the-clock from London

6 killed as nor'wester rips through...

6 killed as nor'wester rips through...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 31 2019

Power outage hits different city areas as people suffer in gridlock for hours

Strong wind tears down wall at Dhaka’s...

Strong wind tears down wall at Dhaka’s...

Dhaka

Sun, Mar 31 2019

No casualties reported

Cyclone Idai leaves at least 100 dead...

Cyclone Idai leaves at least 100 dead...

Africa

Sun, Mar 17 2019

The tropical cyclone battered Zimbabwe killing at least 24 and displacing dozens

Tourists hunker down as Storm Pabuk...

Tourists hunker down as Storm Pabuk...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jan 5 2019

Boats were recalled to shore across the Gulf of Thailand, while three key southern airports were shut...

Storm triggers Sydney chaos as heat...

Storm triggers Sydney chaos as heat...

World

Wed, Nov 28 2018

Police called on motorists to stay off the roads. One person was killed in a car crash and two police...

Storms kill 17 in Italy

Storms kill 17 in Italy

Europe

Sun, Nov 4 2018

At least 14 million trees were destroyed by the storms

BIWTA suspends river transport services...

BIWTA suspends river transport services...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 10 2018

The maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised raise distant cautionary...

Powerful storm hits disaster-ravaged...

Powerful storm hits disaster-ravaged...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jul 29 2018

Typhoon Jongdari, packing winds of up to 180 kilometres (110 miles) an hour, made landfall at Ise in...

17 dead as tourist boat sinks in US...

17 dead as tourist boat sinks in US...

North America

Sat, Jul 21 2018

The accident occurred Thursday night in full view of witnesses

77 killed as powerful dust storms ravage...

77 killed as powerful dust storms ravage...

South Asia

Thu, May 3 2018

Most of the victims were hit by falling walls, trees and electric pylons and houses that collapsed

Dhaka commuters suffer as storm causes...

Dhaka commuters suffer as storm causes...

Dhaka

Mon, Apr 30 2018

The Bangladesh Meteorological Department recorded 50mm of rainfall until 9:30am, the highest measured...

Lightning kills two, crops damaged by...

Lightning kills two, crops damaged by...

Nation

Sat, Mar 31 2018

Besides Rangpur city, the tornado hit several parts of Gangachhara, Pirganj, Mithapukur, and Taraganj...

At least 5 dead as storm brings wind,...

At least 5 dead as storm brings wind,...

North America

Sat, Mar 3 2018

More than 3,000 domestic and international flights were cancelled on Friday and more than 2,400 others...

Croc kills man securing boat from storm...

Croc kills man securing boat from storm...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 23 2017

Hunting and habitat loss have seen crocodile numbers plummet in other parts of the archipelago

Storm kills at least six in Europe,...

Storm kills at least six in Europe,...

Europe

Mon, Oct 30 2017

Hamburg saw widespread flooding in the inner city area, including the area around the new Elbphilharmonie...