Death toll in Bangladesh landslides rises to 163

(Eds: Updating toll, adding fresh inputs)Dhaka, Jun 18 The death toll today rose to 163 in Bangladesh's landslides as five more persons, including three children, were killed due to incessant rains...

Jun 18, 2017 8:07 PM | Newsscroll

Fresh landslides kill 5 in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Jun 18 At least five persons were killed today in separate incidents of landslides triggered by heavy rains in Bangladesh.The landslides occured in the wee hours in Khagrachhari and...

Jun 18, 2017 6:22 PM | Newsscroll

Death toll rises to 156 in Bangladesh landslides

Dhaka [Bangladesh], June 17 : The death toll following the recent incessant downpour and landslides in Bangladesh has risen to 156, as firefighters recovered four dead bodies from different...

Jun 16, 2017 2:40 PM | Newsscroll

Death toll rises to 152 in Bangladesh landslides

Dhaka [Bangladesh], June 16 : The death toll following incessant downpour and landslides in Bangladesh has risen to 152, as another three bodies, including that of an army soldier Md Azizur...

Jun 15, 2017 7:29 PM | Newsscroll

Bangladesh's worst-affected district faces food, power crises

Dhaka, Jun 15 Rescue workers today continued to struggle to reach remote areas of Bangladesh where monsoon rain-triggered landslides have killed over 150 people with the worst-affected Rangamati...

Jun 15, 2017 4:07 PM | Newsscroll

Bangladesh landslides toll reaches 146

(Eds: Updating toll)By Anisur RahmanDhaka, Jun 14 Bangladesh today stepped up search and rescue operations as the death toll in one of the worst landslides to hit the country triggered by torrential...

Jun 14, 2017 5:25 PM | Newsscroll

Bangladesh landslides toll reaches 144

(Eds: Updating toll)By Anisur RahmanDhaka, Jun 14 Bangladesh today launched a fresh rescue campaign as the death toll due to landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains climbed to 144 with over 100...

Jun 14, 2017 1:16 PM | Newsscroll

130 dead following incessant downpour, landslides overnight in Bangladesh

Dhaka [Bangladesh], June 14 : At least 130 people, including four army men, have died in the hilly areas of Chittagong, Rangamati and Bandarban in Bangladesh following incessant downpour and...

Jun 13, 2017 11:48 AM | Newsscroll

Bangladesh landslides toll reaches 137

By Anisur RahmanDhaka, Jun 14 Bangladesh today launched a fresh rescue campaign as the death toll due to landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains climbed to 137 with the majority of them reported...

Jun 14, 2017 10:13 AM | Newsscroll

Rain-triggered landslides kill nearly 90 in Bangladesh

By Anisur RahmanDhaka, Jun 13 A series of landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains have killed at least 87 people, including several army officers, in Bangladesh with the majority of the deaths...

Jun 13, 2017 7:48 PM | Newsscroll