• Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022
  • Last Update : 10:24 am
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 

Padma, Jamuna water levels rise, floods...

Rising water levels in rivers flood...

Nation

Wed, Aug 18 2021

Nearly 60,000 families in the various districts and upazilas of Rajshahi division are waterlogged

Death toll in Turkey floods rises to...

Death toll in Turkey floods rises to...

Europe

Sat, Aug 14 2021

The tragedy came just as the disaster-hit country was gaining control over hundreds of wildfires that...

Erdogan visits Turkish flood victims...

Turkey’s flood death toll hits 38

World

Sat, Aug 14 2021

Anger appears to be building in Black Sea towns and cities over a lack of proper warning from local...

One dead, two missing as torrential...

One dead, two missing as torrential...

East Asia

Sat, Aug 14 2021

Rivers overflowed in some areas of Hiroshima and were dangerously high in other parts of western...

Thousands rescued as Ganges floods in...

Thousands rescued as Ganges floods in...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 12 2021

Across Uttar Pradesh state more than 600 villages were reportedly cut off by the rising waters

ED: A predictable and preventable...

ED: A predictable and preventable...

Editorial

Fri, Aug 6 2021

It is about time that such predictable disasters were brought to an end

Momen mourns lives lost in China,...

Momen mourns lives lost in China,...

World

Fri, Aug 6 2021

Heavy rain and flooding have severely affected the two countries

Flood-prone population in Bangladesh...

Floods endanger 14m people in...

Climate Change

Thu, Aug 5 2021

Up to 86 million people around the world, driven by economic necessity, moved into known flood regions...

Study: Flood-prone populations up nearly...

Study: Flood-prone populations up nearly...

World

Thu, Aug 5 2021

A total of 2.23 million square kilometres were flooded between 2000 and 2018, affecting up to 290 million...

Death toll in China floods rises to...

Death toll in China floods rises to...

East Asia

Mon, Aug 2 2021

Heavy downpours that began July 17 affected almost 13 million people

Niger floods claim 35 lives, leave over...

Niger floods claim 35 lives

Africa

Sun, Aug 1 2021

The worst-hit regions were Maradi, Agadez and Niamey

Drinking water shortage hits coastal...

Drinking water shortage hits coastal...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 30 2021

Authorities, local representatives distributing foods and cash

Thousands marooned in coastal areas...

Thousands marooned in coastal areas...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Fish, crab farms washed away in Khulna, Bagerhat

50,000 families marooned in Bagerhat...

50,000 families marooned in Bagerhat...

Nation

Thu, Jul 29 2021

Five thousand fish enclosures flooded causing losses worth crores

India flood toll now 209 with 8 still...

India flood toll jumps to 209

South-East Asia

Wed, Jul 28 2021

As many as 4,34,185 people have been evacuated from the flood-affected areas

Heavy rains aggravate Bandarban flood...

Heavy rains aggravate Bandarban flood...

Nation

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Looming landslides have put 20,000 people in harm’s way

Five members of a family killed in Teknaf...

5 of a family killed in Teknaf...

Nation

Wed, Jul 28 2021

In a separate incident, a 90-year-old man from Maheshkhali upazila similarly died after his house got...

India monsoon death toll climbs to 159,...

India monsoon death toll climbs to 159,...

South-East Asia

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Experts say climate change has caused the annual deluge to increase in frequency and intensity

WMO: Water-related hazards top list...

WMO: Water-related hazards top list...

World

Sat, Jul 24 2021

Up to two months' worth of rainfall fell in two days, on July 14 and 15, affecting parts of Germany,...

From China to Germany, floods expose...

From China to Germany, floods expose...

World

Sat, Jul 24 2021

At least 56 people in the central Chinese province of Henan died so far