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  • Most areas in Rangpur inundated after record rainfall

    Nonstop rain, over the last 12 hours, has caused unprecedented waterlogging in most areas of Rangpur district.

  • Landslide kills two in Rangamati

    Two people, including a child, were killed and five others injured in a landslide triggered by heavy rainfall yesterday in KPM Kalabagan area of Rangamati’s Kaptai upazila.

  • 2 killed in Rangamati landslide

    Two people have been buried under mud following a landslide triggered by heavy rainfall in Kaptai upazila of Rangamati.

  • Hailstorm kills several thousand birds in Narail

    Hailstorm kills several thousand birds in Narail

    Several thousand birds, mostly migratory birds, are killed in 'Anurima Eco Park' in Narail’s Kalia upazila as hailstorm coupled with rain ripped through the country in last few days.

  • Five madrasas badly damaged

    Five madrasa houses in Sadar and Kalapara upazilas were badly damaged due to sudden rainfall and gusty winds that lashed through different areas of the district on Monday.

  • Heavy rains worsening Rohingya sufferings

    Executive Director of United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) Natalia Kanem has said the heavy rainfall in the Rohingya camps in Cox's Bazar and its impact are already compounding the sufferings of the Rohingyas, even as they try to rebuild their lives.

  • Landslides kill 12 in Rangamati, Cox’s Bazar

    At least 12 people are killed in separate incidents of landslides triggered by heavy rainfall in Rangamati and Cox’s Bazar, police say.

  • Thunder, rain showers likely in next 72hrs

    As the country has been experiencing heavy rainfall brought by the Kalbaishakhi storm, the Bangladesh Meteorological Department's weather forecast says that the rain and thunder showers are likely to continue across the country for the next 72 hours.

  • Dhaka Sadarghat

    Bad weather halts water vessel services

    Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) suspends all types of water vessels services from Sadarghat launch terminal in Dhaka due to stormy weather.

  • Heavy rainfall likely till 2 pm tomorrow

    Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur at places over the country in 24 hours ending at 2:00 pm tomorrow, says Rashaduzzaman, a Meteorologist at Bangladesh Meteorological Department.

  • Heavy rain disrupts life in Dhaka city again

    A heavy rainfall submerges parts of Dhaka in knee-deep water, causing much suffering to city dwellers.

  • Heavy rainfall likely in 4 divisions

    Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur at places of four divisions of the country due to active monsoon in the next 24 hours. Landslide may also occur at places of the hilly regions of Sylhet and Chittagong divisions, according to weather bulletin.

  • Weather likely to improve tomorrow

    Heavy rainfall is likely to persist throughout the country today. However, by tonight, chances are that the downpour will thin out and it will be a much brighter tomorrow. Meanwhile, rough weather has compelled authorities to suspend water transport throughout the country for today.

  • Rain to continue till tomorrow

    Ongoing moderate rainfall with gusty wind is likely to continue till tomorrow in Dhaka and elsewhere in the country, according to Dhaka met office forecast.

  • 6 killed in landslide, wall collapse in Ctg

    Six of three families die in separate incidents of landslide and wall collapse at Bayezid and Lalkhan areas of Chittagong due to heavy rain.