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    Pre-monsoon heavy rains rapidly swell major rivers

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 10:48pm on May 30, 2020

    Pre-monsoon heavy rains inside Bangladesh and in upstream across the border caused all major rivers in the country to rapidly swell over the last seven...

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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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    Possible flash flood threatens boro harvest in haor area

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on April 21, 2020

    Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre on Monday warned that flash floods predicted at the end of current week might swamp many boro fields in the...

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    Embankment repairing to resume for saving crop

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 10:48pm on April 19, 2020

    The water resources ministry on Sunday decided to resume repairing works of the flood protection embankments immediately to save the crops from any possible loss...

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    52 killed in Brazil flood

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha/ Xinhua. Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 11:39am on January 29, 2020

    Severe flood has left a total of 52 people dead in southeast Brazil’s Minas Gerais state, the state civil defence agency said on Tuesday. One...

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    Indonesia flood death toll hits 53

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 09:58pm on January 04, 2020

    Indonesian rescue teams flew helicopters stuffed with food to remote flood-hit communities on Saturday as the death toll from the disaster jumped to 53 and...

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    Indonesia flood death toll hits 43

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 12:18pm on January 03, 2020

    Indonesian rescuers mounted a desperate search on Friday for those missing after torrential rains unleashed flash floods and landslides, killing at least 43 people across...

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    29 killed, several missing in Indonesia floods

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 02:22pm on January 02, 2020

    Indonesia’s disaster agency warned Thursday of more deaths after torrential rains pounded the Jakarta region, triggering floods and landslides that killed at least 29 and...

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    Nine killed in Jakarta flood

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 11:24pm on January 01, 2020

    Nine people died after Indonesia’s capital was hit by its deadliest flooding in years, authorities said Wednesday, as torrential rains on New Year’s Eve left...

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    Floods in DRC claim dozens of lives

    Agence France-Presse . Kinshasa | Updated at 09:38pm on November 24, 2019

    Dozens of people have died in flooding in the Democratic Republic of Congo when the Congo River and its tributaries burst their banks, a charity...