heat wave

Heat wave may ease a little today

The intensity of the heat wave, which currently sweeping across different regions of the country, may come down today at some places, according to a weather forecast.

May 1, 2016
May 1, 2016

Heatwave sears Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia has been roasting in an extended heatwave through much of April with temperatures reaching unprecedented

April 30, 2016
April 30, 2016

Schools asked to relax rules

The authorities of secondary schools can reschedule classes amid a heat wave sweeping the country for the last three weeks.

April 21, 2016
April 21, 2016

More than 100 feared dead in India heat wave

Hundreds are feared dead in India in an early-summer heat wave forcing schools to close and halted outdoor work like construction, government officials says.

April 12, 2016
April 12, 2016

10 tips to survive unbearable summer heat

The summer is here and the heat of the sun is becoming unbearable. Thanks to the Equinox phenomenon (sun's direct position above the equator line), people get heatstroke, fall sick in this season. And children and elder people suffer the most.

April 12, 2016
April 12, 2016

No load shedding in Bangladesh despite heat wave

Even a couple of years ago, it was unimaginable to think of a sultry April day without power outages.

May 23, 2015
May 23, 2015

Heat wave kills 200 in India

More than 100 people are felled by a blazing heat wave alone in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh with the mercury hovering at 47 degrees Celsius at several places across the two states even as the death toll crossed 200 in the two states in the last three days.

May 21, 2015
May 21, 2015

Rain in the north, heat elsewhere

Mixed weather pattern is prevailing through Bangladesh this summer with rain cooling life back to tugging quilts in the north and baking everyone under heat elsewhere.

May 15, 2015
May 15, 2015

Rain brings relief to Dhaka dwellers (video)

After a heat wave, Dhaka city dwellers heave a sigh of relief with a downpour.

May 5, 2015
May 5, 2015

More heat wave coming this month

The prevailing spell of heat wave is likely to continue across the country and the mercury is expected to rise later on throughout the month.

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