Bangladesh flood

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    BNP slams move to ‘stop’ drive at hospitals

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 06:07pm on August 06, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday said that the government wanted to protect those involved in corruption in the health sector. ‘The Health Services Division issued...

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    No relief for flood-hit urban poor in Dhaka

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:37am on August 06, 2020

    Hundreds of inhabitants in Dhaka City Corporations’ flooded neighbourhoods have not received a grain from the authorities despite remaining stranded for about two weeks as...

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    5.5 million affected, 145 killed as flood lingers

    Emran Hossain with Rezaul Karim Manik in Lalmonirhat | Updated at 12:15am on August 05, 2020

    Over four lakh people got freshly affected by flood over the Eid holidays as the total number of flood victims crossed 5.5 million until Tuesday,...

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    EU provides Tk 10m for Bangladesh flood victims

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:40pm on August 03, 2020

    The European Union is providing EUR 100,000, almost Tk 10 million, in humanitarian aid funding to assist the most vulnerable communities in response to severe...

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    Fresh flood, erosion hit Kurigram, Madaripur hard

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:15pm on August 02, 2020

    Fresh flood and severe erosion have intensified sufferings of people in Kurigram and Madaripur. Low lying areas of many chars have been submerged in Kurigram...

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    Flood turns dozens of families homeless in Dhaka just ahead of Eid 

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:53am on July 31, 2020

    Dozens of families became homeless because of erosion in Dhaka and its adjacent districts as rivers in central Bangladesh continued swelling and flowing far above...

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    Bangladesh faces longest flooding in 2 decades

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:14am on July 30, 2020

    The ongoing flood has already become the longest flood in the last 22 years as it continues to wreak havoc in Bangladesh after 32 days...

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    Flood turns severe in central dists

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:08am on July 30, 2020

    Six rivers in central Bangladesh continued to rise as almost half the country remained under water until Wednesday, over a month after monsoon flood hit...

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    Greta to donate money to Bangladesh flood victims

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:39pm on July 29, 2020

    Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg announced that she will help the flood-affected people of Bangladesh. The donated amount of Tk 1 crore would be given...

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    Flood in Dhaka worsening rapidly

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:57pm on July 28, 2020

    After a three-day break, heavy rain began inside Bangladesh, including in the catchment areas of the Brahmaputra, Meghna and Teesta, while forecasters predicted that the...