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    21 runners die as extreme weather hits China cross-country race

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 04:23pm on May 23, 2021

    Twenty-one people were killed after hail, freezing rain and high winds hit runners taking part in a 100-kilometre cross-country mountain race in China, state media...

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    Moderate heat wave over parts of country

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:38pm on May 22, 2021

    Mild to moderate heat wave is sweeping over Dhaka, Khulna and Barishal divisions and the districts of Rangmati, Cumilla, Chandpur, Noakhali, Moulavibazar, Feni and Pabna...

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    Heat wave may continue for 4 to 5 more days

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:18pm on May 17, 2021

    The mild heat wave which is sweeping over parts of Bangladesh for the last couple of days may continue for four or five more days,...

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    Next 3 days likely to remain wet with thunder, hail storms

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:38pm on May 11, 2021

    The weather will remain largely wet through Friday in Bangladesh with possibilities of a flash flood in the north-eastern region during the time, weather and...

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    Mild to moderate heatwave across Bangladesh may continue, spread

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:02pm on April 25, 2021

    Mild to moderate heatwave is sweeping over Dhaka, Mymensingh, Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram and Rajshahi divisions and the region of Srimangal and it may continue and...

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    Homebuilding in US rebounds in March

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:25pm on April 16, 2021

    American homebuilders got back to work in earnest last month after bad weather slowed construction in February, as new housing starts jumped 19.4 per cent,...

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    Rain likely in 24 hours

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 05:32pm on March 30, 2021

    Rain or thunder shower accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind is likely at different places across Bangladesh in the next 24 hours commencing around...

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    Fresh cold wave likely

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:31am on February 08, 2021

    The Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Sunday warned that daily minimum temperature is likely to keep falling over next two to three days with a fresh...

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    Dhaka and Seoul discuss cooperation between Met Offices

    United News of Bangldesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:34am on February 05, 2021

    Bangladesh and South Korea have discussed future cooperation between the two countries to improve capacity of Bangladesh weather forecasting and climate monitoring. South Korea had...

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    4,80,000 killed by extreme weather this century: analysis

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:11am on January 26, 2021

    Almost half a million people have died in natural disasters linked to extreme weather events in the last 20 years, according to a new assessment...