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Cracks develop in under-construction embankment

Several cracks have developed in the embankments while some porous parts of these have turned vulnerable, likely to allow surge of water and inundation of vast areas

Cracks develop in under-construction embankment

Cyclone

Gulab to weaken into depression during next 12 hours: IMD

The cyclonic storm Gulab, which was over north Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south Odisha, weakened into a deep depression at 2:30 am today over north Andhra Pradesh and is likely to continue to move ...

Gulab to weaken into depression during next 12 hours: IMD

Deep depression intensifies into cyclone ‘Gulab’, rain likely across country

The axis of monsoon trough runs through Rajsthan, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha

Deep depression intensifies into Cyclone ‘Gulab’

Warning signal 2 issued as cyclone Gulab set to landfall

The maritime ports of the country have been advised to hoist distant warning signal number two as cyclonic storm ‘Gulab’ over Northwest Bay and adjoining West-Central Bay moved westwards and now lies ...

Warning signal 2 issued as cyclone Gulab set to landfall

Maritime ports asked to hoist cyclone warning signal 3

The maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra in Bangladesh have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal no. 3 to alert vessels of a possible squall

Maritime ports asked to hoist cyclone warning signal 3

Seemingly unrelated crises share common roots, researchers say

Many everyday individual choices, like eating a chicken sandwich for lunch, have direct links to threats ranging from forest and species loss to climate change

The coastal area is seen flooded after the embankment is destroyed as the cyclone Amphan makes its landfall in Satkhira, Bangladesh on 21 May 2020.

4.4 million internally displaced in Bangladesh in 2020

As soon as the monsoon started, Sirajganj and Chandpur city protection embankments broke. Hurricane Yash had earlier displaced large numbers of people off the coast and in the islands

People are running to the shelters ahead of  cyclone Amphan in Koyra upazila of Khulna on 20 May 2020.

Coastal cities face their mortality on the climate 'frontline'

In city upon city, office towers, warehouses and homes crowd the water's edge as if they are jostling to take a dip, major roads hug the shore, landing strips jut dauntlessly into the frothing waves

A family dwelling on an embankment as river erosion destroys their home following the damage of a coastal embankment along the Bay in Satkhira. Kurikahnia, Ashashuni upazila, Satkhira on 28 September 2020

Bangladesh power plants may need to be relocated due to sea-level rise: UN report

Climate-boosted extreme weather events -- cyclones, droughts, flooding -- have already sapped both short- and long-term economic growth, especially in developing countries

People shift with their belongings as water level rises because of the effect of cyclone Yaas on 26 May 2021

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'We are so happy to get a bag of relief!'

The people of Saint Martin’s island have been experiencing incessant rain since the crack of dawn on Friday

'We are so happy to get a bag of relief!'
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