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    Flash flood inundates low-lying areas in Sylhet

    United News of Bangladesh . Sylhet | Updated at 01:45am on July 01, 2021

    Low-lying areas of Gowainghat and Companiganj upazilas in Sylhet have been flooded due to onrush of hill water and heavy rains for past couple of...

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    Flash flood feared in haor areas

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:13am on April 20, 2021

    The Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre has warned that the downflow of upstream water due to moderate to heavy rainfall in the Indian states of...

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    50 dead after flash floods in Indonesia, Timor Leste

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 12:35am on April 05, 2021

    More than 50 people were killed after flash floods and landslides swept through eastern Indonesia and neighbouring Timor Leste on Sunday, authorities said, warning the...

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    India fears another flash flood from new Himalayan lake

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:33am on February 13, 2021

    A newly formed Himalayan lake raised fears Friday of another flash flood above a disaster-hit valley in northern India, prompting authorities to conduct helicopter surveys...

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    EU supports early action in Bangladesh as severe flood looms

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:19am on July 07, 2020

    In response to severe flooding that submerged many parts of Bangladesh in late June, the European Union is providing EUR 100,000 (Tk 96 lakh) for...

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    Jamuna, Padma to keep rising Govt report plays down flash flood losses

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:10am on June 22, 2020

    Flash floods triggered by heavy rains affected 29,295 families in 250 villages in Cox’s Bazar with their homes partially damaged or fish farms washed away...

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    3 drown as heavy rain triggers flash floods in Cox’s Bazar

    Emran Hossain with Mohammad Nurul Islam in Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:27am on June 20, 2020

    At least three people drowned and nearly half a million got stranded after incessant rains triggered a series of flash floods in Cox’s Bazar since...

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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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    Flash flood fear still in haors despite rain shifts to south

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:39pm on April 25, 2020

    The Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre on Saturday updated its flash flood outlook with the possibility of flash floods in Sylhet, Moulvibazar and Habiganj over...

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    Farmers worried as rains begin in north-east

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on April 24, 2020

    Farmers are worried as parts of north-eastern haor region received heavy rains on Thursday as forecasted earlier with the possibility of heavy rains causing flash...