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    Thousands driven out of home again as flood worsens in north

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on September 30, 2020

    The number of people driven out of their homes by the latest flood in northern region rose to around 57,000 until Tuesday with dozens of...

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    Central dists brace for fresh flood as north endures 4th wave

    Emran Hossain in Dhaka and Zakir Hossain in Rangpur | Updated at 12:13am on September 29, 2020

    Bangladesh’s north is reeling from the fourth wave of monsoon flood as major northern rivers continued swelling rapidly, some of them nearly half a meter...

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    Flood turns severe in north with record rain 

    Emran Hossain  | Updated at 12:22am on September 28, 2020

    Flood turned severe in 10 northern districts as record-shattering rain battered the region in the last 24 hours until 9:00am on Sunday morning, causing major...

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    IFC for Teesta project to mitigate flood, erosion

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:42pm on September 26, 2020

    The International Farakka Committee on Saturday demanded that the government should implement the Teesta project for mitigating flood and river erosion as well as to...

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    Farmers struggle to come out of crises

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:21am on September 26, 2020

    Farmers in Bangladesh, plagued by low prices for years, are this time grappling with the aftermath of the COVID-19 crisis and the natural disasters disrupting...

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    Fresh flood strikes north as India opens barrage

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:12am on September 16, 2020

    About 50 houses were lost to erosion in Lalmonirhat as the trans-boundary river Dharla spilled its banks again on Tuesday afternoon with the river Teesta...

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    Fresh flooding feared as Teesta swells

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on September 10, 2020

    Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre on Wednesday warned that the River Teesta was likely to overflow its banks any moment as it had swelled by...

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    Mutual Trust Bank gives relief

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:22am on September 07, 2020

    Mutual Trust Bank Ltd has recently distributed emergency relief items amongst the flood-affected people of Beraid at Badda in Dhaka. Mutual Trust Bank chairman Md...

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    Rain forecast in next week may cause small-scale flooding

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:58am on September 03, 2020

    Rain likely in the catchment of the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna delta from Sunday onwards may rapidly swell rivers and trigger small-scale flooding, said weather and flood forecasters...

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    Flood more severe than 1988 flood: WDB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:44am on September 01, 2020

    The flood this year has surpassed the great flood of 1988, the flood known for its severity in terms of water level heights, revealed data...