cyclone roanu

May 22, 2016
May 22, 2016

Roanu-marooned people in misery

Several thousand cyclone stricken people in Tajumuddin upazila of Bhola are passing miserable days under the open sky.

May 22, 2016
May 22, 2016

City life disrupted by Roanu rains

It was quarter to 10 in the morning yesterday. A wet Abu Hossain, a rickshaw puller, was waiting all alone for passengers in the

May 21, 2016
May 21, 2016

Launch, ferry services resume

After about 24-hour halt, launch and ferry services resume across the country.

May 21, 2016
May 21, 2016

[WATCH] Cyclone Roanu makes landfall in Bangladesh coastline

As Cyclone Roanu makes landfall in Bangladesh’s coastal areas, many people have captured the moment and shared them in social media.

May 21, 2016
May 21, 2016

Why is the cyclone called Roanu?

The cyclonic storm Roanu is named by Maldives. “Roanu” means “coir rope” in Maldivian (Dhivehi).

May 21, 2016
May 21, 2016

Cyclone Roanu: Sunday’s HSC, equivalent exams rescheduled

The government reschedules the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations scheduled for May 22 as Cyclone Roanu left a trail of devastation in many parts of the country.

May 21, 2016
May 21, 2016

Cyclone Roanu hits power distribution hard

The power distribution system has been seriously disrupted today, in the cyclone-hit areas of Chittagong, Comilla and other coastal districts.

May 21, 2016
May 21, 2016

Rains throw city life out of gear

Rains, caused by cyclone Roanu, swamp many parts of Dhaka, living the city life in disarray.

May 21, 2016
May 21, 2016

Ctg airport suspends flight operations

The Shah Amanat International Airport, Chittagong suspends all of its flight operations due to Cyclonic storm Roanu. The last flight that leaves the airport is at 10:43am.

May 21, 2016
May 21, 2016

Goods handling suspended at Ctg port

Goods loading and unloading from all ships remain suspended at Chittagong seaport since the morning as Cyclone Roanu nears the Barisal-Chittagong coast.