floodwaters | The Daily Star
  • Rivers show signs of major flood

    Heavy rains and fresh onrush of water from upstream have raised the water levels of most of the rivers in the Meghna, Brahmaputra and Ganges basins, submerging most of the northern and northeastern parts of the country. Over the next few days, the water levels will keep rising as India's northeastern states will see “heavy to very heavy” rains, according to Flood Forecasting and Warning Centre (FFWC) of Bangladesh and Indian Met office.

  • 4 children washed away by floodwaters

    The bodies of four children are recovered after they were washed away by floodwaters in Ramu and Ukhiya upazilas of Cox’s Bazar.

  • Flood waters recede as Chennai rain eases

    Floodwaters start receding from parts of the southern Indian city of Chennai (Madras), hours after it experienced a respite from rain.