Dhaka South City Corporation has issued show-cause notices to four officials for failing to solve the waterlogging problem in the capital's New Market and surrounding areas within 24 hours of the end of Thursday night's heavy rain
A strong earthquake shook New Zealand's South Island on Wednesday, startling people but resulting in no reports of injury or damage
The earthquake was felt at 12:49pm, an official of Bangladesh Meteorological Department told The Daily Star
The death toll from the catastrophic flooding in Libya's eastern city of Derna has climbed to 11,300, the United Nations said in an update on Saturday
The United Nations is urgently seeking more than $71 million to assist those most in need after deadly flash floods swept Libya over the weekend.
Bangladesh has sent emergency relief goods as humanitarian assistance to flood victims in Libya
At least six Bangladeshis died in Libya after Storm Daniel and subsequent flood hit the North African country’s eastern part recently, the Bangladesh embassy in Tripoli said in a Facebook post today