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    EU supports early action in Bangladesh as severe flood looms

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:19am on July 07, 2020

    In response to severe flooding that submerged many parts of Bangladesh in late June, the European Union is providing EUR 100,000 (Tk 96 lakh) for...

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    Jamuna, Padma to keep rising Govt report plays down flash flood losses

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on June 22, 2020

    Flash floods triggered by heavy rains affected 29,295 families in 250 villages in Cox’s Bazar with their homes partially damaged or fish farms washed away...

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    3 drown as heavy rain triggers flash floods in Cox’s Bazar

    Emran Hossain with Mohammad Nurul Islam in Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:27am on June 20, 2020

    At least three people drowned and nearly half a million got stranded after incessant rains triggered a series of flash floods in Cox’s Bazar since...

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    Flood fears abated 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:14pm on April 27, 2020

    There is little possibility of flash floods in north-eastern Bangladesh over the next seven days as meteorologists warned that a cyclone might form over south...

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    Flash flood fear still in haors despite rain shifts to south

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on April 25, 2020

    The Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre on Saturday updated its flash flood outlook with the possibility of flash floods in Sylhet, Moulvibazar and Habiganj over...

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    Farmers worried as rains begin in north-east

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on April 24, 2020

    Farmers are worried as parts of north-eastern haor region received heavy rains on Thursday as forecasted earlier with the possibility of heavy rains causing flash...

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    Embankment repairing to resume for saving crop

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 10:48pm on April 19, 2020

    The water resources ministry on Sunday decided to resume repairing works of the flood protection embankments immediately to save the crops from any possible loss...

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    Heat wave, flash flood dominate March weather forecast

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on March 03, 2020

    The Met Office in its long range forecast predicted that temperatures would continue to rise throughout March with the possibility of erratic thunderstorms accompanied by...

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    At least 9 killed, thousands become homeless in Indonesia flood

    Agence France-Presse . Medan | Updated at 05:09pm on January 30, 2020

    Flash floods and landslides have killed at least nine people and forced thousands into temporary shelters on Indonesia’s Sumatra island, the local disaster agency said...

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    Over 2000 families marooned as flash flood hits Chapainawabganj

    United News of Bangladesh . Chapainawabganj | Updated at 02:40am on September 30, 2019

    Over 2,000 families in sadar and Shibganj upazilas have been marooned due to flash flood caused by on rush of water from the upstream and...