Germans question handling of floods as hopes of finding survivors fade

Germans question handling of floods as hopes of finding survivors fade

Reuters, Berlin Wed Jul 21, 2021 04:23 PM Debris are seen in an area affected by floods caused by heavy rainfalls in Schuld, Germany, on July 20, 2021. Photo: Reuters/ Thilo Schmuelgen “> Debris are seen in an area affected by floods caused by heavy rainfalls in Schuld, Germany, on July 20, 2021. Photo: Reuters/ […]

Destruction by Cyclone Amphan continues to haunt its survivors after one year

Storm surge rushes into a village in Satkhira, destroying a road, following Cyclone Amphan. Photo taken on Thursday, May 21, 2020. Photo: Dhaka Tribune Cyclone Amphan affected the lives of about one million people in Bangladesh’s coastal areas Hajatkhali village of Uttar Bedkashi union in Koyra upazila of Khulna district is located at the southwest […]

A year after Cyclone Amphan, for some survivors ‘there is nothing’

A year after Cyclone Amphan, for some survivors 'there is nothing'

Today, with his home ruined and much of his land vanished or still flood-threatened, he is living with his family in a shack on a raised embankment near his former home in Hajatkhali, in southwest Bangladesh’s Khulna district. “At one time I had everything. I used to make a living by working agriculture on my […]