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    Bangladesh FM sees no magic over Teesta deal during PM-level talks

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:59pm on November 18, 2020

    Bangladesh and India would not sign the much-expected agreement on the sharing of water of the river Teesta during the prime minister-level talks set to...

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    Rangpur div people demand Teesta protection, water share

    Zakir Hossain . Rangpur         | Updated at 12:51am on November 02, 2020

    People of the Teesta basin on Sunday formed human chains at places along about 230 kilometres stretch on both the banks of the trans-boundary river,...

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    Dhaka hopes early signing of Teesta deal: FM

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 08:08pm on September 29, 2020

    Bangladesh and India on Tuesday agreed to resolve the water-sharing issues of common rivers, including Teesta treaty, and bring down border killings to a zero...

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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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    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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    Dhaka negotiates loan deal with Beijing for Teesta project

    Shakahwat Hossain    | Updated at 12:37am on August 25, 2020

    Bangladesh and China are negotiating a loan deal, reportedly irking India, to implement a proposed engineering project on the trans-boundary Teesta River. Bangladesh Water Development...

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    Flood worsens, Teesta flows 50-yr high 

    Emran Hossain with Rezaul Karim Manik in Lalmonirhat | Updated at 01:02am on July 14, 2020

    Extremely heavy rain across the border in upstream India triggered in northern Bangladesh the worst flood in recorded history, said Water Development Board officials...

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    At least 80,000 people marooned in northern part of Bangladesh

    Rezaul Karim Manik | Updated at 02:59pm on July 11, 2020

    The water level of the River Teesta and River Dharala were flowing above the danger level on Saturday due to heavy downpour and onrush of...

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    Death toll reaches 26 as flood worsens

    Emran Hossain with Rezaul Karim Manik in Lalmonirhat | Updated at 11:52pm on July 10, 2020

    A seven-year-old boy was washed away by the Teesta River in Rangpur Friday afternoon raising the death toll from flood to 26 in the past...

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    Flooding worsens as India opens barrage gates again

    Emran Hossain with Rezaul Karim Manik in Lalmonirhat | Updated at 12:57am on July 05, 2020

    For the third time in 15 days, the River Teesta overflowed its danger mark at Lalmonirhat, after India opened all 54 gates at Gazaldoba barrage...