floods in bangladesh

June 21, 2022
June 21, 2022

Time to prepare for rising losses from natural disasters

Govt must strengthen social protection schemes to help those most vulnerable

June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

SSC, equivalent exams postponed due to worsening floods

This year's Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent examinations scheduled to begin on June 19 was postponed today due to the worsening flood situation around the country.

August 1, 2019
August 1, 2019

Flood-Hit Areas: Waterborne, skin diseases break out

With floodwater receding, different types of waterborne and skin diseases are spreading among the affected people, but in many areas victims have not received any government medical aid yet or could not see doctors due to lack of money.

July 31, 2019
July 31, 2019

Floods in Jamalpur: Seven thousand fish farmers lose Tk 48 crore

As many as seven thousand fish farmers in Jamalpur have suffered huge loss, estimated at around Tk 48 crore, in this year’s floods that washed away their ponds.

June 30, 2019
June 30, 2019

Flash floods hit Sylhet and parts of north

Flash floods triggered by heavy rains since Wednesday inundated parts of Sylhet division yesterday, while the overflowing water from Teesta and Dharla rivers submerged char areas in Lalmonirhat and Gaibandha, disrupting the daily life of tens of thousands of people.

May 24, 2016
May 24, 2016

Large parts of embankment damaged in Banshkhali

People in the coastal areas of Banshkhali upazila in Chittagong fear of more floods ahead as cyclone Roanu had badly damaged large portions of an embankment.