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As the UK braces itself for floods, international development charity, Practical Action, has been saving hundreds of lives in the rain soaked villages of Bangladesh.

Over the past five days, landslides and flooding caused by torrential downpours have killed around 100 people and left 250,000 stranded in the low-lying, densely populated country, with more rain expected.