• Saturday, Dec 04, 2021
  • Last Update : 02:04 pm
Farakka Committee: Move to implement...

'Teesta plan with Chinese support a...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 30 2021

A total of five waves of flood came down the Teesta in 2021 but a disastrous flood as late as October...

Red alert issued as Teesta flows 60cm...

Red alert issued as Teesta above danger...

Nation

Wed, Oct 20 2021

The residents along the river have been asked to take shelter in safer places

Displaced flood hit people returning...

Flood hit people return home in B'putra...

Nation

Tue, Sep 7 2021

Water levels in all major rivers are expected to recede further in the next 48 hours

Teesta water-sharing deal: India not...

Teesta deal: India yet to finish internal...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 6 2021

Bangladesh only gets India’s assurances on the agreement that was scheduled to be signed on September...

Nearly 2,000 families stranded as flood...

2,000 families stranded as flood hits...

Nation

Sat, Aug 28 2021

Water level in Teesta River rising due to heavy rainfall in the upper streams of India

Teesta flowing above danger level as...

Teesta flowing above danger level

Nation

Fri, Aug 20 2021

India opened 44 gates of the Teesta Barrage to control water flow 

Construction works of Teesta Bridge...

Construction works of Teesta Bridge...

Nation

Sun, Apr 25 2021

The work is expected to be finished in June 2023

IFC calls Dhaka, New Delhi to sign water...

IFC calls Dhaka, New Delhi to sign water...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 21 2021

The Ganges Water Sharing Treaty, based on the faulty idea of water sharing at border, is not serving...

Webinar: Let the rivers flow

Webinar: Let the rivers flow

Bangladesh

Fri, Jan 29 2021

The solution to Teesta River issue could be to conserve the high flow during monsoon and use it in lean...

NO WATER, NO LIFE

NO WATER, NO LIFE

Business

Tue, Jan 5 2021

What was once a solid source of livelihood has become an albatross around the necks of the residents...

Intl Farakka Committee: Implement the...

Intl Farakka Committee: Implement the...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 26 2020

The Tk8,000 crore comprehensive project demonstration will mitigate the annual flood and erosion damages,...

Flood affects new areas in Nilphamari...

Flood affects new areas in Nilphamari...

Nation

Sat, Jul 4 2020

The Teesta barrage has opened all 44 sluice gates to control the floodwaters, and consequently, peoples’...

Thousands waterlogged as Teesta overflows...

Thousands waterlogged as Teesta overflows...

Nation

Fri, Jun 26 2020

According to the Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre (FFWC) of BWDB at Dhaka, the Brahmaputra-Jamuna...

Teesta breaches embankment: Locals fear...

Teesta breaches embankment: Locals fear...

Nation

Thu, Apr 2 2020

'With the sudden breach in the embankment on Tuesday, farmers have become vulnerable to...

In pictures: The lost river

In pictures: The lost river

Image Gallery

Tue, Feb 18 2020

The Teesta water-sharing pact between India and Bangladesh has long been an elusive dream for the latter...

A thirst unquenched

A thirst unquenched

Reaz Ahmad

Mon, Oct 7 2019

Bangladesh and India’s water-sharing negotiations have been going on for too long

5 missing in Kurigram boat capsize

5 missing in Kurigram boat capsize

Nation

Sun, Oct 6 2019

The boat was carrying 25 passengers on board

Rohingya, Teesta may feature in PM’s...

Rohingya, Teesta may feature in PM’s...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Oct 1 2019

Sheikh Hasina is set to reach New Delhi on Thursday

2 children drown in Panchagarh

2 children drown in Panchagarh

Nation

Sat, Aug 24 2019

The rescue operation lasted for eight hours

Dhaka puts faith in Delhi’s Teesta...

Dhaka puts faith in Delhi’s Teesta...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Feb 9 2019

Middlemen luring Rohingyas from India to Bangladesh; India is not pushing them, says foreign minister...

Crops, houses claimed by Teesta in...

Crops, houses claimed by Teesta in...

Nation

Mon, Dec 3 2018

Hundreds of families are huddled under the open sky, exposed to the cold