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
8 September 2020, 22:46
Cyclone Amphan: Fund crunch hits repairing of damaged Jashore edu institutions
Educational institutions damaged in Jashore during cyclone Amphan are yet to be repaired nearly three months after the natural disaster hit the country on 20 May
14 August 2020, 12:30
Proper policies needed for flood relief distribution
To eradicate these irregularities, corruption and chaos with relief goods, the government should move away from the conventional distribution system and work on the basis of a sound policy.
28 July 2020, 13:21
Drinking water crisis grips Amphan-hit Sharankhola
People is Amphan-hit Sharankhola upazila have been facing acute drinking water crisis as saline water gushed into the villages during the cyclone destroying their sources of safe water including ...
22 June 2020, 12:40
West Bengal to plant 50m mangrove trees in Sundarbans: Mamata
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced that the state government will plant 50 million mangrove trees in Amphan-hit Sundarbans region within one month.
3 June 2020, 21:14
Mumbai faces first cyclone in 70 yrs, shuts offices, asks people to stay home
Cyclone Nisarga was expected to make landfall near the coastal town of Alibag, around 100 kilometres (60 miles) south of Mumbai, on Wednesday afternoon, forecasters said
3 June 2020, 14:07
Amphan brings boundless distress to people in Koyra
Cyclone Amphan, that hit the southern coast of Bangladesh on 20 May, has left 47 villages flooded and over 700 people homeless
31 May 2020, 14:22
Amphan: Jhenaidah farmers suffer losses about Tk 900m
Farmers of Jhenaidah district have been counting huge losses as Boro paddy, vegetables, banana, beetle leaf on vast tracts of land were badly damaged by extremely severe cyclone Amphan that battered ...
30 May 2020, 14:24
Prince Charles expresses sadness over Amphan damages
Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, has expressed sadness over the damages caused by extremely severe cyclonic storm Amphan in Bangladesh in a letter he wrote to prime minister Sheikh Hasina
29 May 2020, 11:45
'Govt taking Tk 1b project to repair embankments'
The government is taking a Tk 1 billion project to repair embankments damaged during cyclone Amphan, state minister for water resources Zahid Faruk said Thursday.
28 May 2020, 19:30