relief

Khaleda goes to Cox's Bazar today to visit Rohingyas

As BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia leaves the capital for Cox's Bazar today to distribute relief supplies among the Rohingyas, her party is all set for a massive showdown on her way to Cox's Bazar.

May 8, 2022
May 8, 2022

‘Will starve to death, but won’t take aid from those who set jhum land on fire’

People from Mro and Tripura communities in Bandarban, who were affected by the fire on Jhum land, have refused aid from the local administration as the relief was being distributed in presence of those allegedly involved in burning the gardens at Langkompara, under Bandarban’s Lama upazila.

October 28, 2017
October 28, 2017

Khaleda goes to Cox's Bazar today to visit Rohingyas

As BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia leaves the capital for Cox's Bazar today to distribute relief supplies among the Rohingyas, her party is all set for a massive showdown on her way to Cox's Bazar.

September 27, 2017
September 27, 2017

Charity access eased, $250m sought for aid

Bangladesh has eased restrictions on aid groups working in refugee camps and sought $250 million from the World Bank to fund

September 23, 2017
September 23, 2017

Army to help dist admin in relief efforts

Bangladesh Army will start working in coordination with the district administration on the relief efforts and rehabilitation of Rohingya

September 21, 2017
September 21, 2017

Global community steps up relief efforts

The United Nations and the international community are ramping up relief operations for the Rohingya refugees.

August 25, 2017
August 25, 2017

Stand beside flood victims

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said her government was tackling the ongoing flood situation and called upon the affluent to

August 18, 2017
August 18, 2017

Immense sufferings, scanty response

With water level in all major rivers falling below the danger mark upstream, flood situation in northern districts shows signs of improvement.

May 4, 2015
May 4, 2015

Bangladesh to send 1 lakh tonnes rice to Nepal

Bangladesh will provide at least one lakh metric tons of rice and other relief materials including drinking water to help the earthquake victims in Nepal.

May 1, 2015
May 1, 2015

Bangladesh’s airports open for Nepal relief carrying flights

The Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (Caab) extends its full support to accommodate flights carrying relief goods and also passengers to and from Kathmandu, Nepal.

April 30, 2015
April 30, 2015

Frustration over Nepal quake relief

Frustration grows in parts of rural Nepal over the pace of relief efforts, with some badly-affected villages yet to receive any assistance.