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    470 kms of rivers to be dredged with Bangladesh-India joint financing

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:35pm on November 12, 2018

    The cabinet on Monday approved 'Addendum to the Protocol on Inland Water Transit and Trade' under which 470 kms of rivers will be dredged with...

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    Weakening Titli causes heavy rainfall, major rivers swell

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:55am on October 13, 2018

    Cyclonic storm ‘Titli’ which moved north-westwards and weakened into a cyclonic storm over Odisha and adjoining area in India was causing a deep depression in...

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    Govt to dredge River old Brahmaputra

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 03, 2018

    The executive committee of the National Economic Council at a meeting on Tuesday approved a project for improving navigability of the old Brahmaputra River and...

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    World Rivers Day today

    United Nations of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:50am on September 30, 2018

    World Rivers Day 2018 will be observed in the country as elsewhere across the globe on today....

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    River grabbers have unholy alliance with enforcement authorities: NRCC chair

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:52am on September 25, 2018

    The National River Conservation Commission chairman Muzibur Rahman Howlader said Monday that river grabbing and the spread of pollution were continuing in the country due...

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    Swelled rivers inundate many places

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 01:08am on September 14, 2018

    Major rivers in Bangladesh rapidly swelled in last two days inundating low lying areas in the northern, northeastern and the central regions following heavy rains...

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    Padma washes away portion of Naria Upazila Health Complex

    Our Correspondent . Shariatpur | Updated at 11:54pm on September 09, 2018

    A portion of Naria Upazila Health Complex and several hundred houses and business establishments were washed away by the river Padma just in a week...

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    Pervasive negligence in river transport sector

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 03, 2018

    INLAND river transport is a neglected sector, with much of the government’s attention being invested in road infrastructure development....

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    35 rivers register rise, 54 fall

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:59am on August 26, 2018

    Water levels in 35 river stations monitored by Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre have marked rises and 54 stations recorded falls....

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    Water levels in 38 rivers rise, 50 fall

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:20am on August 16, 2018

    Water levels at 38 river stations monitored by Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre have marked rise while 50 stations recorded fall. Among the 94 monitored...