Thursday, 25 February 2021
Up to 150 feared dead in floods as Himalayan glacier breaks
As many as 150 people were feared dead in northern India after a Himalayan glacier broke and swept away a hydroelectric dam on Sunday, with floods forcing the evacuation of villages downstream
07 Feb 2021, 19:49
Unpredictable weather the year round
The impact of La Nina is being felt in Bangladesh. Increased rainfall and early floods are predicted
07 Feb 2021, 14:09
Heavy rains kill 30 in southern India
At least 30 people have been killed because of sudden torrential rains and flooding in southern India, officials said Thursday
15 Oct 2020, 14:25
5th phase flood leaves 60,000 people marooned in Kurigram
The fifth phase of flood in the year in Kurigram has marooned around 60,000 people, according to the UP chairmen of the flood-hit areas
26 Sep 2020, 14:46
50,000 people marooned in Kurigram
Rainfall in recent days and water from the upstream have caused Teesta, Dharla and Brahmaputra rivers to burst their banks and inundate new char areas in Kurigram, leaving around 50,000 people ...
25 Sep 2020, 15:41
Upstream water, rain trigger floods in Lalmonirhat, Kurigram
Floods triggered by onrush of water from the upstream and heavy rains have inundated low-lying areas in different upazilas of Lalmonirhat and Kurigram districts, rendering several thousand people ...
24 Sep 2020, 15:10
Market won’t face any crisis of onion: Commerce secretary
Commerce secretary said India has been requested to withdraw the ban on onion exports while initiatives have been taken to import onion from alterative markets
15 Sep 2020, 22:50
'Wild weather this year shows growing impact of climate change'
With some of the deadliest storms in recent history churning through the Bay of Bengal before slamming into India or Bangladesh.
14 Sep 2020, 09:44
Increase ‘determined contributions’ to combat climate change: PM Hasina
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina along with GCA chair and former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon jointly opened the GCA regional office in Bangladesh virtually
08 Sep 2020, 22:46
Flood, erosion leave 500 families homeless in Kurigram
Some 500 families of Mohanganj union of Char Rajibpur upazila have been rendered homeless and many families are living under open sky due to erosion and flood in the district in the last three months
07 Sep 2020, 11:16