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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,...

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    Cyclone-hit farmers to get incentives: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:42pm on November 12, 2019

    Agriculture minister Mohammad Abdur Razzaque on Tuesday said that the government would provide incentives to the farmers affected by cyclone Bulbul to help them overcome...

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    Early Bulbul mitigation, rehabilitation efforts must

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 13, 2019

    THE death of at least 22 people, as New Age reported on Monday, as the severe cyclone Bulbul lashed Bangladesh’s coast Saturday evening and crossed...

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    Fakhrul urges BNP activists to stand by cyclone victims

    staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:21pm on November 10, 2019

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir urged leaders and activists of the party and associate organisations to stand by the people affected...

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    22 killed as Bulbul wreaks havoc

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:02am on November 10, 2019

    The remnants of cyclone Bulbul around Monday noon crossed the country’s border into neighbouring Indian state of Tripura as a low leaving behind a trail...

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    Maritime ports asked to hoist signal No. 2

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 11:24am on November 07, 2019

    Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisting distant warning signal number two...

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    Little or no efforts in maintaining forested land

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 16, 2019

    A PROPER conservation of forested land is considered important in maintaining ecological balance, managing rising temperature and protecting habitat in times of cyclones. In the...