Showing posts with label Bangladesh. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Bangladesh. Show all posts

Saturday, June 18, 2022

41 dead, millions stranded as floods hit Bangladesh, India

Monsoon storms in Bangladesh and India have killed at least 41 people and unleashed devastating floods that left millions of others stranded, officials said Saturday.

Friday, November 26, 2021

Strong 6.1 magnitude earthquake hits India-Myanmar border region | Al Jazeera

Strong 6.1 magnitude earthquake hits India-Myanmar border region

A shallow and strong 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck the Myanmar-India border region early on Friday morning, but there were no immediate reports of damage.

Monday, June 28, 2021

At Least Seven People Die as Building Collapses After Explosion in Bangladesh's Dhaka, Police Say - Sputnik International

At least seven people have died and hundreds more were injured as a result of an explosion that caused the collapse of a building in the Mogbazar neighborhood of Bangladesh's capital of Dhaka, Metropolitan Police Commissioner Shafiqul Islam said.

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

At least two killed as Cyclone Yaas bears down on India | Al Jazeera

Cyclone Yaas

A powerful cyclone has ripped through eastern India, killing at least two people and damaging dozens of homes as authorities tried to move more than a million people to safety from low-lying areas as it approaches the east coast.

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Lightning Strikes Kill 16 People in Bangladesh in Single Day - Sputnik International

Lightning Strikes Kill 16 People

At least 16 people, including a woman labourer and four minors, died after being struck by lightning in various districts in Bangladesh in a span of 24 hours. The Netrakona, Faridpur, Manikganj, and Kishoreganj districts were among the most affected areas of the country.

Tuesday, April 06, 2021

Death toll rises to 26 in Bangladesh ferry sinking -

Bangladesh ferry sinking

The death toll of Sunday's ferry sinking in the Shitalakkhya River near Bangladesh's capital Dhaka has risen to 26 Monday afternoon, after another 21 bodies were retrieved, an official said.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Lightning kills 10 persons in Bangladesh

At least 10 people were killed and several others injured by lightning during a tropical storm in two districts of Bangladesh on Saturday.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Inondations en Asie : 24 millions de personnes menacées

Inondations en Asie
Quelque 24 millions de personnes au Népal, au Bangladesh et en Inde sont menacées par les inondations liées à la mousson, a indiqué mardi à Genève la Fédération internationale des sociétés de la Croix-Rouge et du Croissant-Rouge.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Inondations en Inde, Népal et Bangladesh: au moins 221 morts

Inondations en Inde, Népal et Bangladesh
Au moins 221 personnes ont péri et plus d'1,5 million ont été déplacées ces derniers jours après des inondations et glissements de terrain liés à la mousson au Népal, en Inde et au Bangladesh, ont indiqué mardi les autorités de ces pays.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Bangladesh faces more landslide risks as death toll rises to 151

Bangladesh Army and Fire Brigade Rescuers Friday wrapped up search operations after two more bodies were recovered from debris of rain-triggered devastating landslides that struck the country's southeastern region Tuesday.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Strong quake rocks Myanmar (Local time: 17:04, Depth 85 km)

A powerful 6.8 magnitude earthquake has hit central Myanmar, the US Geological Survey reported on Wednesday.

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Cyclone Roanu Hits Bangladesh.

Cyclone Roanu hit the coast of Bangladesh Saturday afternoon, traveling with speeds as high as 80 kilometers per hour. 

Friday, May 20, 2016

Bangladesh issues warning as cyclone Roanu intensifies

Bangladesh has issued an alert over Cyclone Roanu that is heading towards its coastlines.

A special bulletin of Bangladesh Meteorological Department Thursday night said the storm is likely to make a landfall in Bangladesh in the next 48 hours.

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Lightning strikes kill nearly 60 people in Bangladesh

Authorities in Bangladesh reported that 56 people throughout the country were killed by lightning strikes in just two days.

Friday, May 13, 2016

Bangladesh storm leaves dozens dead

A severe Nor'wester has left dozens of people dead, scores injured and a swathe of destruction in a number of Bangladesh districts late Thursday.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Earthquake measuring 6.9 in magnitude rocks Myanmar; tremors felt in north India. (Depth 137 km)

An earthquake measuring 6.9 in magnitude hit Myanmar on Wednesday evening, triggering tremors in parts of Kolkata, Guwahati, Patna, Bhubaneswar and, also, Delhi.

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