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Sylhet deluge wreaks havoc

WT24 Desk The onrush of water from the upstream and heavy rainfall triggered by monsoon over the last one week inundated vast areas in six upazilas of the district, leaving about 2.5 lakh people marooned, Agencies report. The flood situation ...

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Lightning strike 5 dead in Kushtia

WT24 Desk Five people, including a boy, were killed by lightning strike in Mirpur upazila of Kushtia on Sunday, reports UNB. Four of the deceased were identified as Mosharraf Hossain, 60 of Poyari village, Abdus Sattar, 40 of Kurshabaria village, ...

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Measuring biological dust in the wind

WT24 Desk In the popular children’s story “Horton Hears a Who!” author Dr. Seuss tells of a gentle and protective elephant who stumbles upon a speck of dust that harbors a community of microscopic creatures called the Whos living the equally ...

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