Bangladesh flood

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    Kurigram labourers get flood insurance

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:21pm on December 02, 2020

    Some 2,000 flood-affected casual labourers from Kurigram received an insurance pay-out of Tk 2,700, the WFP said Wednesday. This will contribute towards compensating them for...

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    New areas flooded in northern, central dists as flood lingers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:24am on October 04, 2020

    Thousands became freshly stranded in northern and central Bangladesh as floodwater continued to engulf new areas with the country’s major rivers flowing over the danger...

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    Flood engulfs central dists

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:25pm on October 02, 2020

    With half of Bhuyanpur, an upazila in Tangail, a central Bangladesh district, gone under water over the last two days with the Brahmaputra and the...

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    Breaches in embankments flood farms in north

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on October 02, 2020

    Flood situation in Rajshahi and Rangpur division worsened further for the fourth time in the season as water level in major rivers including Padma and...

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    Rain to surge in next few days as flood worsens

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on October 01, 2020

    The forecast of a low likely to form today over North Bay signals an increase in rainfall over the next few days as flooding triggered...

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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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    Rivers now below danger levels first time in 64 days

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:45pm on August 29, 2020

    For the first time in 64 days all major rivers in Bangladesh flowed below their danger levels at a time on Saturday as the 2nd...

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    Flood-affected areas lie in ruin amid poor rehab

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:02am on August 27, 2020

    As many flood victims in central Bangladesh started returning home after several weeks to find their houses in ruins, hundreds of people moved to flood...

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    Flood damages 6,600km road

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 01:09am on August 25, 2020

    Ongoing flood has damaged several thousand kilometre long highways and roads in at least 28 districts while the authorities concerned have put forward a demand...

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    Fresh flooding in coastal region warned

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:38am on August 25, 2020

    Yet another low has formed over the North Bay on Monday, the fourth of its kind to form this month when almost ceaseless heavy rains...