Cows on small island by Masfiqur Sohan (6 images)

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A farmer's family and their ten cows huddle together on a tiny island no more than 10ft wide and 30ft long.

Extreme flooding means they are restricted to the minute patch of land still above the rising waters.

The farmer lost an entire herd last year and his livestock are now crammed together, with a huge stack of hay, until the murky waters recede.

Floods are common in the Bangladesh region of Sariakandi Upazila, where two-fifths of the land is under...
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