• Images

    Devastated crop fields emerge as flood waters recede

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 10, 2018

    As flood waters receded from low-lying northern and north-eastern districts, the impact of its devastation on crops began to emerge. Department of Agricultural Extension field...

  • Images

    Rising rivers erode banks, inundate low-lying villages

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:16am on July 06, 2018

    After flooding 63 chars where about 30,000 people are left marooned in the northern district of Lalmonirhat, rising Teesta and Dharla inundated dozens of villages...

  • Images

    Major rivers to rise over next 3 days

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:05am on July 05, 2018

    Heavy rains in the upstream and inside the country over the last two day rapidly swelled most of the major rivers in Bangladesh inundating low...

  • Images

    11 recommendations to save Halda River

    United News of Bangladesh . Chittagong | Updated at 12:13am on June 30, 2018

    As its water has got extremely polluted which led to the death of various species of fish, the Halda River Protection Committee has put forward...

  • Images

    River erosion takes serious turn in Faridpur

    United News of Bangladesh . Faridpur | Updated at 01:02am on June 25, 2018

    The devastating erosion by the mighty River Padma has taken a serious turn in Char Bhadrasan upazila of the district threatening the river-protection dam....

  • Images

    Steps taken to free Buriganga from pollutions: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on June 25, 2018

    Water resource minister Anwar Hossain Monju on Sunday told the parliament that the government had taken initiative to free Buriganga River from pollution through increasing...

  • Images

    Laws exist, but not enforced to save river

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 07, 2018

    THE River Buriganga, the ecological life line of Dhaka, is faced with a slow death. A photograph that New Age published on Monday paints a...

  • Images

    Two minor girls drown in river in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:39am on June 06, 2018

    Two minor girls drowned in the River Barbhaga in Sylhet Tuesday morning.....

  • Images

    Riverbank erosion worries residents of Manikganj 

    United News of Bangladesh . Manikganj | Updated at 12:51am on June 05, 2018

    The residents of Doulatpur and Harirampur upazilas have been passing days amid worries as violent riverbank erosions by the Jamuna and Padma devoured several hundred...

  • Images

    River bank protection work begins at four points in Fulchhari upazila

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Gaibandha | Updated at 12:12am on June 02, 2018

    The much awaited river bank protection work along the Jamuna River from Baguria to Gano Kabor under Fulchhari upazila in the district began on Friday....