14-10-2000 - Flood
situation in Satkhira remained unchanged - bangla2000
11-10-2000 - Infrastructure
across border has impact on flood - The New Nation
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said, discussions are needed with
neighbouring countries for taking joint initiative in controlling
and resisting flood....
11-10-2000 - Floods:
Three Points at Issue - The Daily Star
Minister for Water Resources Abdur Razzak has hinted at taking
up this year's flood havoc at the next JRC meet with India....
11-10-2000 - 80pc
of Satkhira town now under water - The Daily Star
SATKHIRA, Oct 9: About 80 per cent area of Satkhira town is now
under flood water that has inundated 30 more villages in the
district in the last 24 hours....
8-10-2000 - Flood
water rushing towards south: Fresh areas in Satkhira, Asasuni
upazila inundated - The Independent
8-10-2000 - Flood
impact could be more serious- The Independent
8-10-2000 - Protecting
Small Hands from the Worst Forms of Child Labour- The Daily Star
Astudy by Bangladesh Bureau
of Statistics (BBS) reveals that there are 31 million children in
Bangladesh aged between 5 and 14. Out of this 6....
8-10-2000 - Many
areas in Satkhira town under knee-deep water - The Daily Star
Flood water entered Satkhira town
and fresh areas in Sadar, Debhatta, Tala and Assassuni upazilas of
the district today....
6-10-2000 - Roads,
embankments to be cut to check floods - The Independent
of people await evacuation in Satkhira - The Daily Star
SATKHIRA, Oct 3: Hundreds of
people on treetops or rooftops here today awaited evacuation as
rescue workers battled against strong currents of the deluge that
hit the western districts, to reach them,...
Flood through Best Management Practices - Daily Star
At the present time 130 million
people of Bangladesh are facing a series of environmental
Control in Bangladesh: Which Way Now?
kill over 700, millions homeless in India, Bangladesh
- September 25, 2000
crews used boats and military helicopters Monday to help some of the
millions of people washed out of their homes by floods believed to
more die, flood situation worsens further in 8 dists: 10 lakh people
marooned - The Independent
Late Floods - The Daily Star
AS five northern districts face the
onrush of floodwater, due to continual rise in the water levels of major
rivers, Bangladesh once again faces another disaster management year....
situation in N dists worsens - The
flood threat, The New Nation
Onrush of water from hilly upstream coupled with active monsoon
have deteriorated flood situation in different parts across the country
during the last 24 hours ending at 6 PM on Tuesday, reports BSS.
situation worsens in Rajshahi, C'nawabganj,