heavy rainfall

October 24, 2022
October 24, 2022

Cyclone Sitrang to cross Barishal, Ctg by tomorrow

Cyclone Sitrang, currently located around 495 kilometre South-Southwest of Payra port and advancing towards the coast at a speed of 15 km, will cross between Barishal and Chattogram near Khepupara by tomorrow (October 25, 2022) morning, the met office said.

August 4, 2022
August 4, 2022

Floodwater recedes in the north

The flood situation in the country’s northern region has been improving since the onrush of upstream water started to recede on Tuesday night.

June 20, 2022
June 20, 2022

Flood situation likely to get worse, cry for help grows louder

The floods wreaking havoc in the country’s northern and north-eastern districts may worsen as water levels in already overflowing rivers could continue to rise over the next two days, according to the Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre. 

September 27, 2020
September 27, 2020

Most areas in Rangpur inundated after record rainfall

Nonstop rain, over the last 12 hours, has caused unprecedented waterlogging in most areas of Rangpur district.

July 9, 2019
July 9, 2019

Landslide kills two in Rangamati

Two people, including a child, were killed and five others injured in a landslide triggered by heavy rainfall yesterday in KPM Kalabagan area of Rangamati’s Kaptai upazila.

July 8, 2019
July 8, 2019

2 killed in Rangamati landslide

Two people have been buried under mud following a landslide triggered by heavy rainfall in Kaptai upazila of Rangamati.

February 27, 2019
February 27, 2019

Hailstorm kills several thousand birds in Narail

Several thousand birds, mostly migratory birds, are killed in 'Anurima Eco Park' in Narail’s Kalia upazila as hailstorm coupled with rain ripped through the country in last few days.

February 27, 2019
February 27, 2019

Five madrasas badly damaged

Five madrasa houses in Sadar and Kalapara upazilas were badly damaged due to sudden rainfall and gusty winds that lashed through different areas of the district on Monday.

July 5, 2018
July 5, 2018

Heavy rains worsening Rohingya sufferings

Executive Director of United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) Natalia Kanem has said the heavy rainfall in the Rohingya camps in Cox's Bazar and its impact are already compounding the sufferings of the Rohingyas, even as they try to rebuild their lives.

June 12, 2018
June 12, 2018

Landslides kill 12 in Rangamati, Cox’s Bazar

At least 12 people are killed in separate incidents of landslides triggered by heavy rainfall in Rangamati and Cox’s Bazar, police say.