A Bangladeshi woman separates dust from rice near Sylhet.
A Bangladeshi woman separates dust from rice near Sylhet, 300 km (187 miles) northeast of Dhaka August 9, 2004. Officials said that floods in July destroyed standing crops in millions of hectares across the country. Bangladesh produced over 26 million tonnes of rice in 2003. Picture taken August 9, 2004. REUTERS/Rafiqur Rahman. NO RIGHTS CLEARANCES OR PERMISSIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR THIS IMAGE JS/LA