Flood in Bangladesh

July 28, 2019
July 28, 2019

Causes of Flood: Heavy rains, shallow rivers

The flood has hit Rangpur division the hardest as it rained in the region almost three times more than it had until this point last year.

July 27, 2019
July 27, 2019

Gaibandha flood victims take shelter in empty rail coaches

Many flood-affected people have taken shelter inside empty rail coaches of a train stuck between Trimohoni-Badiyakhali area in Sadar upazila of Gaibandha as their houses were inundated in flood...

July 27, 2019
July 27, 2019

Flood situation shows signs of improvement

The overall flood situation in some parts of the north showed signs of improvement yesterday as floodwater started receding. ...

July 26, 2019
July 26, 2019

Flood death toll hits 100

With floodwater continuing to rise in many northern districts, at least seven people, including five children, drowned in floodwater in Jamalpur and Lalmonirhat yesterday.

July 24, 2019
July 24, 2019

Relief not reaching flood victims properly: GM Quader

Jatiya Party Chairman GM Quader alleges that relief materials are not reaching the flood victims properly.

July 23, 2019
July 23, 2019

Flood Victims in North: Returning home to a grim sight

After living in the open for 10 days, 46-year-old Kulsum Begum and her children returned home on Sunday morning.

July 22, 2019
July 22, 2019

Flood-affected roads will be fixed urgently: Quader

Roads which were damaged due to the recent flood across the country will be fixed urgently, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader says.

July 22, 2019
July 22, 2019

Water recedes, diseases spread

As floodwater started receding across the country, different kinds of waterborne diseases have begun spreading in some districts.

July 21, 2019
July 21, 2019

Floods heading to the heartland

The floods, which have been ravaging the north and hilly regions, are now approaching the districts adjacent to the capital from the north.

July 20, 2019
July 20, 2019

Fodder crisis hits cattle rearing in flood-affected Lalmonirhat

Cattle rearing in flood-affected areas of Lalmonirhat has been severely affected due to lack of green fodder owing to rising floodwaters in Teesta and Dharla rivers for the last one week.