Bangladesh flood

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    Rivers now below danger levels first time in 64 days

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:45pm on August 29, 2020

    For the first time in 64 days all major rivers in Bangladesh flowed below their danger levels at a time on Saturday as the 2nd...

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    Flood-affected areas lie in ruin amid poor rehab

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:02am on August 27, 2020

    As many flood victims in central Bangladesh started returning home after several weeks to find their houses in ruins, hundreds of people moved to flood...

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    Flood damages 6,600km road

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 01:09am on August 25, 2020

    Ongoing flood has damaged several thousand kilometre long highways and roads in at least 28 districts while the authorities concerned have put forward a demand...

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    Fresh flooding in coastal region warned

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:38am on August 25, 2020

    Yet another low has formed over the North Bay on Monday, the fourth of its kind to form this month when almost ceaseless heavy rains...

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    New areas flooded in coastal districts

    Tapos Kanti Das  | Updated at 11:35pm on August 22, 2020

    New areas of south and south-western coastal areas of the country were flooded on Saturday as water entered the areas by overflowing rivers and breaching...

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    Coastal dists flooded as dams not repaired

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12am on August 22, 2020

    Scores of villages in three coastal districts — Khulna, Satkhira and Patuakhali — are flooded by seawater as the protection embankments damaged by the super...

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    Flood damages Tk 13.23b crops

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:30pm on August 19, 2020

    The ongoing flood has damaged crops worth about Tk 13.23 billion of over 1.2 million farmers in 37 districts between June 25 and August 12,...

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    CPD study reveals irregularities in relief distribution

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:23pm on August 19, 2020

    A Centre for Policy Dialogue study on Wednesday revealed irregularities in distribution of relief during the ongoing flood that affected over 5 million people and...

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    Flood worsens at places again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:54pm on August 16, 2020

    Flood situation worsened again in parts of northern and central Bangladesh with the number of rivers flowing above their danger marks increased to four on...

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    Experts blame India for prolonged flood in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:55pm on August 16, 2020

    Withdrawal of water from trans-boundary rivers during dry seasons over the years in the upstream by India left major Bangladeshi rivers almost dead and incapable...