DHAKA, Sept 4 (Reuters) - The situation
in Bangladesh, where the death toll from devastating floods rose by 28
to 580 on Friday, is getting worse every day, health officials said. Most of the latest...
By Rory Channing DHAKA, Sept 3 (Reuters) - As investors
worldwide gnaw their knuckles over stock market turmoil, many Bangladeshis
are more concerned about where their next real meal may come from --...
The Meteorology Department in Bangladesh
says the flooding that has gone on for two months will continue at least
until mid-September. It says fresh flood crests are building
in the upper regions of...
DUBAI, Sept 1 (Reuters) - A Saudi-based
relief agency said on Tuesday it had distributed food and medical supplies
to victims of Bangladesh's worst floods in a decade, which have killed
more than 500...
The European Commission has cleared a package
of humanitarian aid worth ECU 1 million for victims of the flooding in
Bangladesh. The aid, managed by the European Community Humanitarian Office
Over 3 000 deaths in Asia have been attributed
to La Niña-provoked flooding since persistent rains began throughout the
region in late June. Bangladesh and China have been hit the hardest - at