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    Amphan damages standing crops, orchards, fish farms in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:06pm on May 21, 2020

    Over 1.76 lakh hectares of standing crops were damaged by the cyclonic storm Amphan at the country’s 40 districts, according to the primary assessment of...

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    Danger signal for Bangladesh sea ports as cyclone turns severe

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 06:39pm on May 18, 2020

    Amid fears of COVID-19 spread, Bangladesh has ordered the evacuation of more than 5 million people to 12,078 cyclone shelters along its coast as the...

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    Depression over Bay intensifies, may cause severe cyclone

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 09:48pm on May 16, 2020

    The depression over the southeast Bay of Bengal and the adjoining areas intensified into a deep depression on Saturday as sea conditions might turn it...

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    Cyclone brewing over Bay of Bengal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:28pm on May 15, 2020

    The low that formed in southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining south Andaman Sea on May 3 finally turned into a depression on Friday with...

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    Nor’westers likely in May

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:42am on May 04, 2020

    The monthly weather outlook released by the Met Office on Sunday predicted that there may be one severe heat wave, several days of extreme nor’westers...

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    Flood fears abated 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:14pm on April 27, 2020

    There is little possibility of flash floods in north-eastern Bangladesh over the next seven days as meteorologists warned that a cyclone might form over south...

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    Government to build 12 ‘Mujib Kellas’ at Maheskhali

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:06am on March 14, 2020

    The government is planning to build 12 ‘Mujib Kellas’ at Maheskhali island in Cox’s Bazar to minimise the consequences of growing natural disasters as the...

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    Cyclone Damien batters northwestern Australia

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 10:26pm on February 08, 2020

    Tropical cyclone Damien lashed northwestern Australia’s resource-rich Pilbara region Saturday, downing trees and forcing locals to heed a code red emergency warning and hunker down...

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    Nearly 2,000 evacuated as cyclone hammers Fiji

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 10:44pm on December 28, 2019

    Nearly 2,000 people took refuge in emergency shelters and one man was missing after being swept away in floodwaters as Tropical Cyclone Sarai pounded Fiji...

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    Sunderbans bear brunt of cyclone

    United News of Bangladesh . Bagerhat | Updated at 12:37am on November 16, 2019

    The cyclone Bulbul that wreaked havoc in the country’s coastal districts in the early hours of Sunday damaged 4,589 trees, including Sundari, in the Sundarbans,...