• Rain cools down Dhaka

    Dhaka cools down in a wave of rain around noon today – a respite for city dwellers from the heat that has been persisting for the last few days.

  • Ctg landslide kills mother, daughter

    A woman and her five-year-old daughter were killed in a rain-triggered landslide in Chittagong this morning.

  • Eid rush, rain cause 20km-tailback on highway

    Thousands of passengers face untold sufferings on Dhaka-Tangail highway due to a 20-kilometre tailback caused by incessant rain and heavy pressure of vehicles ahead of Eid-ul-Azha since early morning.

  • Rain of relief in Dhaka

    Dhaka is swept by a brief period of rain this morning that offered relief from the heat that had surged for the last two days.

  • 1 dead, 22 missing in torrential rain in Japan

    One dead and 22 missing after record-breaking rain pounded the Kanto and Tohoku regions, causing widespread flooding and resulting in an evacuation advisory being issued to more than 1 million residents.

  • Typhoon sparks flooding in Japan

    Areas of Japan are on high alert as heavy rains and flooding continue for a second day, following Typhoon Etau.

  • Drizzle causes gridlock

    People's sufferings continue as rains keep on pouring in Dhaka. Several streets remain inundated, causing acute gridlock. According to Met office, rain may fade later in the day.

  • Teenager killed in Cox’s Bazar landslide

    A teenage girl is buried in landslide triggered by torrential downpour in Cox’s Bazar Sadar upazila this morning.

  • Minor drowns in Dhaka’s flooded road

    A minor girl drowns in a flooded road at Kathalbagan in Dhaka.

  • Rain disrupts play

    Day 2 washed out

    Match officials call off play for day 2 of the 2nd Test between Bangladesh and South Africa at Mirpur stadium due to incessant rain from early morning.

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