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Flood situation worsens in 4...

Flood situation worsens in 4...

Nation

Tue, Jul 11 2017

In Gaibandha, the officials of WDB said the Brahmaputra was flowing 14cm above its danger level at Fulchharighat...

Flood-hit people face drinking water...

Flood-hit people face drinking water...

Nation

Sat, Jul 8 2017

New areas have been inundated in Jamalpur and Bogra district with the Jamuna river continuing to flow...

Rise in Jamuna, Brahmaputra waters worsens...

Rise in Jamuna, Brahmaputra waters worsens...

Nation

Fri, Jul 7 2017

The Jamuna was flowing about 19cm over the danger-level at Bahadurabad point

Sylhet flood victims go hungry while...

Sylhet flood victims go hungry while...

Nation

Thu, Jul 6 2017

Since last Friday, Sylhet and Moulvibazar have been flooded significantly, with hundreds of thousands...

Huge floods sweep southern Japan, 2...

Huge floods sweep southern Japan, 2...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jul 6 2017

Downpours will likely continue through Friday, as the region grapples with the aftermath of a typhoon...

Flood situation worsens in Bandarban,...

Flood situation worsens in Bandarban,...

Nation

Wed, Jul 5 2017

According to the weather forecast center of Water Development Board, water level might increase in the...

In pictures: Life goes on in...

In pictures: Life goes on in...

Image Gallery

Mon, Jul 3 2017

The heavy rain has been accompanied by strong gusts since Sunday.

The quiet annual assault of Surma and...

The quiet annual assault of Surma and...

Nation

Mon, Jul 3 2017

The water level of the rivers is quite above the danger level – Surma is flowing above 57cm and the Kushiara...

Averting a food crisis

Averting a food crisis

Editorial

Mon, Jul 3 2017

The government must also look at the big picture, and prevent food prices from shooting up in this...

A village transformed

A village transformed

Editorial

Mon, Jul 3 2017

Women have a huge part to play in our economy

15 WDB officials, 46 others sued for...

15 WDB officials, 46 others sued for...

Nation

Mon, Jul 3 2017

Harvest of 166,612 hectares of land was inundated and 400,000 Haor people were affected in the recent...

Floods wreak havoc in Moulvibazar and...

Floods wreak havoc in Moulvibazar and...

Nation

Sun, Jul 2 2017

The flood has stranded over 200,000 people in Moulvibazar and shut down 175 schools in Sylhet (An earlier...

Water over the bridge

Water over the bridge

Editorial

Wed, Jun 21 2017

The city’s drainage system is woefully inadequate -- causing Dhaka to get flooded every time rainfall...

With Eid nearing fast, Haor people still...

With Eid nearing fast, Haor people still...

Nation

Tue, Jun 20 2017

‘I am not sure if I will be able to buy clothes for my children. All I am thinking about is how to arrange...

Thousands stranded in Bhola, Bandarban...

Thousands stranded in Bhola, Bandarban...

Nation

Mon, Jun 12 2017

In Bhola, at least 30,000 people have been marooned as tidal water broke through dykes in Monpura and...

Sri Lanka deploys thousands of troops...

Sri Lanka deploys thousands of troops...

South Asia

Mon, May 29 2017

The flooding is the worst since May 2003, when 250 people were killed and 10,000 homes destroyed after...

Good or bad, all flows down to...

Good or bad, all flows down to...

Bangladesh

Mon, May 15 2017

Intrusion of sand from unplanned mining in Meghalaya is leaving arable land barren and filling up Haor...

The humanitarian cost of disasters

The humanitarian cost of disasters

Tribune Climate

Wed, May 10 2017

It is important to note that battling flash floods using permanent structures is likely to be less fruitful...

Policy Approaches to Loss and...

Policy Approaches to Loss and...

Tribune Climate

Wed, May 10 2017

This brief article does not use any data and information due to the absence of appropriate tools and...

Obaidul warns against irregularities...

Obaidul warns against irregularities...

Nation

Tue, May 9 2017

The government on April 23 announced that each of 335,000 families of the flood-ravaged Haor region in...