Bangladesh flood 2018 | The Daily Star
  • Studying in total mess

    Sheets of corrugated iron tied to bamboo poles make the roofs and the walls on one particular side. The remaining sides are left open. The floor is left in its natural state with parts of it growing clusters of grass. Benches, strewn inside the structure, are the only indication that this building is the Purba Satunama Aminpara govt primary school.

  • Met office rings flood alarm

    Monsoon is active over Bangladesh and the Met office has forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall in most places in the country and several places in India for the next two days.

  • Flood in Moulovibazar

    Flood: Failing Kushiyara dam posing new threat

    Fresh threat is looming over flash flood-affected district of Moulvibazar from the north with the surging Kushiyara River gradually weakening its embankment.

  • Flood in Sylhet Region: Thousands in need of relief

    Thousands of people in Moulvibazar's five upazilas are facing a shortage of relief supplies following the flashflood.

  • Sylhet Region Flood: Swelling rivers swamp villages

    A large part of Sylhet region has been flooded as rivers have swollen over the safe level.

  • Khowai swells further, Dhalai subsides

    Flood in Moulvibazar and Habiganj districts of Sylhet division remains largely unchanged, with danger of expanding further with monsoon rain.

  • Thousands marooned

    Thousands of people have been marooned as incessant rainfall for last few days coupled with onrush of hilly water triggered flooding in three districts of Sylhet division and some upazilas of Rangamati, Khagrachhari, Feni, Chittagong and Cox's Bazar.

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