Bangladesh cyclone

Cyclone Bulbul death toll rises to 12 in Bangladesh, five fishermen missing

One fisherman drowned and five were missing after their boats capsized on Sunday due to strong winds and currents, authorities said. Another 30 fishermen were rescued. Around 6,000 homes were partially or fully damaged. No major damage was reported in camps in southeastern Bangladesh where hundreds of thousands of refugees from neighbouring Myanmar are living.

Nov 11, 2019, 15:06 PM IST

Bangladesh orders mass evacuation in 19 coastal districts as cyclone 'Fani' moves closer

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has classified 'Fani' as an "extremely severe cyclonic storm".

May 02, 2019, 20:43 PM IST

Cyclonic storm `Mahasen` kills at least 14 in Bangladesh

At least 14 people were killed on Thursday as cyclonic storm `Mahasen` battered Bangladesh`s southwestern coastlines, damaging thousands of thatched houses and forcing evacuation of over one million people from low-lying areas.

May 16, 2013, 09:02 AM IST