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Ban on visas-on-arrival extended to...

Ban on visas-on-arrival extended to...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 9 2020

Earlier, the ban remained in force until May 7

Coronavirus: Another 8 dead with lowest...

Deaths hit 214 in Bangladesh as cases...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 9 2020

Total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases climbs to 13,770

Eskayef claims to produce Remdesivir...

DGDA: Eskayef yet to submit Remdesivir...

Coronavirus

Fri, May 8 2020

Eskayef is among the six companies in Bangladesh to be cleared to produce the drug used to treat...

Covid-19 death toll crosses 200, cases...

Covid-19 cases top 13,000 as deaths...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 8 2020

Daily new cases remain at over 700; People continue to violate health guidelines

Some shops in Dhaka open for...

Some shops in Dhaka open for...

Dhaka

Thu, May 7 2020

Most shopkeepers have opened their shops, violating government orders

Public servants warned over social media...

Public servants warned over posts on...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 7 2020

Officials will face punitive action for social media activities, says the public administration...

Digital Security Act: More journalists...

DSA: More journalists prosecuted amid...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 7 2020

At least nine journalists have been arrested in cases filed under the DSA since March 8

Coronavirus body count nears 200 as...

Coronavirus body count nears 200 as...

Coronavirus

Thu, May 7 2020

Second highest single-day fatality recorded

Eminent citizens demand release of DSA...

Eminent citizens demand release of DSA...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 7 2020

A joint statement signed by 311 dignitaries was issued on Wednesday evening

Awami League MP Habibur Rahman Mollah...

Awami League MP Habibur Rahman Mollah...

Obituary

Wed, May 6 2020

Habibur Rahman Mollah was admitted to the hospital with respiratory problems and kidney...

Rashtrochinta organizer picked up from...

Rashtrochinta organizer picked up from...

Dhaka

Wed, May 6 2020

His computers, laptop and mobile phone have also been seized

Sweden, UNFPA help Bangladesh in fight...

Sweden, UNFPA help Bangladesh in fight...

Coronavirus

Tue, May 5 2020

'With support from Sweden, UNFPA will ensure that Bangladesh’s Covid-19 response activities...

Education institutions to remain closed...

Education institutions to remain closed...

Education

Tue, May 5 2020

The decision comes following the extension of nationwide general holiday till May 16

No going home for Eid this year

No going home for Eid this year

Coronavirus

Mon, May 4 2020

The Ministry of Public Administration issued a gazette notification extending the ongoing shutdown till...

Shopping malls to reopen on May 10 for...

Shopping malls to reopen on May 10 for...

Business

Mon, May 4 2020

Shops will be allowed to operate until 4pm  

Prof Muntasir Mamoon tests positive...

Prof Muntasir Mamoon tests positive...

Coronavirus

Mon, May 4 2020

Earlier in the day, the professor was shifted to the ICU in Mugda General Hospital

Second doctor dies from Covid-19

Another doctor dies of coronavirus

Bangladesh

Mon, May 4 2020

He was the chief haematologist at Anwer Khan Medical College Hospital

Found in Benapole, missing journalist...

Found in Benapole, Kajol accused of...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 3 2020

Police take him to court handcuffed behind back

406 inmates freed from Dhaka, Rajshahi...

406 inmates freed from Dhaka, Rajshahi...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 3 2020

A total of 2,884 prisoners will be released from prisons all over the country

The Economist: Bangladesh economy relatively...

The Economist: Bangladesh economy relatively...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 2 2020

Bangladesh is ahead of India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka

Coronavirus: Doctors comprise 6.5% of...

Coronavirus: Doctors comprise 6.5% of...

Coronavirus

Sat, May 2 2020

Only 18 out of total 540 infected have recovered as of yet