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The Daily Star   26 July 2017   Bangladesh   Cox's Bazar  
<p>Monsoon torrential rain triggered fresh landslides in Cox's Bazar killing at least five people yesterday.<br>Heavy rainfall in the peak of monsoon has caused water-logging in the coastal and hill districts for the last few days disrupting usual business ...
ABC News   14 June 2017   Bangladesh   Rangamati  
<p>At least 147 people have died in Bangladesh and neighbouring regions of northeast India after heavy rains triggered a series of landslides and extensive flooding, officials said.</p> <p>Densely populated Bangladesh is battered by storms, floods and landslides ...
Filed under: Natural Hazards
The construction index   23 May 2017   Bangladesh   Asia  
<p>​​Cowi has been awarded a contract to check the design and construction of a US$530m (&pound;406m) tunnel in Bangladesh.</p> <p>It will be working with local consultancies and Australian partner SMEC.</p> <p>The Karnaphuli Tunnel will be 3.4km long and ...
Filed under: Construction News
Prothom Alo   30 August 2015   Bangladesh  
<p>A system to forecast landslides has been invented by the Geological Survey of Bangladesh (GSB) and the Geotechnical Institute of Norway.</p> <p>A forecast machine sends a signal to mobile phones when the risk of a landslide increases.</p> <p>The system ...