Cyclone Fani in Bangladesh

May 5, 2019
May 5, 2019

A sigh of relief

By the time Cyclone Fani entered Bangladesh around 8:00am yesterday, it became much weaker and caused much less damage compared with that by cyclones Sidr and Aila.

May 4, 2019
May 4, 2019

Cyclone ‘Fani’ disrupts power supply in Bangladesh

Cyclone 'Fani' severely affects Bangladesh's electricity distribution system, rendering nearly half of rural consumers without power.

May 4, 2019
May 4, 2019

Sun may shine tomorrow

Sun may shine in most parts of Bangladesh tomorrow, including Dhaka, after two days of gloom stirred up by what was a severe cyclonic storm.

May 4, 2019
May 4, 2019

53,000 acres of cropland damaged in Fani cyclone

In its trail of destruction after India, severe cyclonic storm Fani has left over 53,000 acres of cropland and 13,000 houses damaged in Bangladesh.

May 4, 2019
May 4, 2019

NU postpones tomorrow’s exams too

National University (NU) has postponed tomorrow’s examinations in purview of cyclone Fani.

May 4, 2019
May 4, 2019

In photos: The wrath of Fani

At least 12 people are killed in different parts of the country since yesterday following the onslaught of cyclonic storm Fani.

May 4, 2019
May 4, 2019

Deer come out of forest for flood in Bhola

Deer of Monpura forest in Bhola are coming out of the forest to avoid flooding after heavy rainfall influenced by cyclone Fani.

May 4, 2019
May 4, 2019

Fani: Bangladesh now out of danger

Bangladesh is now completely out of any potential danger from cyclone Fani, which has reduced down to a depression in the north.

May 4, 2019
May 4, 2019

Anxious wait at cyclone shelters

It was shortly after 3:30pm yesterday when Saddam Sana, a 44-year-old farmer, arrived at a temporary cyclone centre in Dacope’s Tildanga health complex. He was completely drenched and quivering....

May 4, 2019
May 4, 2019

Save people, face Fani

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, now in London, has directed all the government and non-government organisations to work in a coordinated manner to face the severe cyclonic storm Fani.