• Sunday, Nov 27, 2022
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At least 9 dead as cyclone lashes Oman,...

9 dead as cyclone lashes Oman,

Middle East

Sun, Oct 3 2021

Flights were suspended and schools closed as the storm, with wind speeds up to 139 kilometres an hour,...

Seven killed in Indonesia

Seven die in Indonesia landslide

South-East Asia

Fri, Oct 1 2021

Fatal landslides and flash floods are common across Indonesia during the rainy season, which started...

Thousands displaced as floods hit Cox's...

Thousands of Rohingyas displaced after...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jul 31 2021

At least six Rohingyas died in landslides and flooding while 15 Bangladeshis were killed and more than...

Deadly floods, landslides hit...

Deadly floods, landslides hit...

Nation

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Over 12,000 refugees affected, an estimated 2,500 shelters damaged or destroyed

14 die due to floods, landslides

14 die due to floods, landslides

Nation

Wed, Jul 28 2021

Residents of Cox’s Bazar, Chittagong and hill districts are at risk

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

Japan landslide death toll hits 15

Japan landslide toll now 15

World

Sun, Jul 18 2021

Fourteen people remain unaccounted for

Rescuers resume search for 24 missing...

Rescuers resume search for 24 missing...

World

Tue, Jul 6 2021

The operation heavily depends on rescuers working with their hands, the use of heavy machinery deemed...

Two killed after Japan landslide sweeps...

2 dead in Japan landslide

World

Sat, Jul 3 2021

Some 20 people are still missing after heavy rain 

Thousands at risk of landslide in...

Thousands at risk of landslide in...

Nation

Tue, Jun 15 2021

People, mostly from low-income group, are living on hilltops or slopes risking their lives due to possible...

Landslide warning issued for...

Landslide warning issued for...

Nation

Sat, Jun 5 2021

Local administration urges people to evacuate risky areas around foothills

Bangladesh among top 5 disaster-prone...

Bangladesh among top 5 disaster-prone...

Environment

Mon, Mar 8 2021

Latest UN report identifies hazard-prone countries with high vulnerability and low response

Disaster-resilient shelters built in...

Disaster-resilient shelters built in...

Bangladesh

Wed, Feb 17 2021

District Administration states nearly 300,000 of the one million people living on vulnerable hill-areas...

New landslide early warning system to...

New landslide early warning system to...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 13 2021

The new system will notify people who live in danger areas up to five days in advance

Bangladeshi worker feared buried alive...

Bangladeshi worker feared buried alive...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jan 5 2021

Akund Md Ziarul had gone missing when he failed to return to his shared residence not far from the landslide...

Worker killed in landslide while cutting...

Worker killed in landslide while cutting...

Nation

Sat, Dec 12 2020

The man died when a big chunk of earth collapsed on him while he was cutting a hill

19 killed in flooding, landslides caused...

19 killed in flooding, landslides in...

North America

Sat, Nov 7 2020

The heavy rains currently battering southern Mexico are caused by a cold front and the effects of tropical...

Landslide kills 11 miners in...

Landslide kills 11 miners in...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Oct 22 2020

Earlier this year, nine people were killed by a landslide at an abandoned gold mine in West Sumatra...

Hill Cutting in Cox’s Bazar: 2 workers...

Hill Cutting in Cox’s Bazar: 2 workers...

Nation

Wed, Oct 21 2020

The incident took place at around 4:30am on Wednesday in Ramu upazila

Landslide halts communication in...

Landslide halts communication in...

Nation

Tue, Oct 20 2020

Locals and commuters have been suffering immensely as the road communication has been suspended.