• Wednesday, Aug 04, 2021
  • Last Update : 11:44 pm
Lockdown Day 5: People crowd the streets,...

People crowd the streets, thousands...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 27 2021

Some offices are operating despite the strict lockdown 

Government rejects calls to reopen...

Govt rejects calls to reopen...

Business

Tue, Jul 27 2021

No reopening of apparel and other factories before August 5

Former finance minister Muhith contracts...

Ex-finance minister Muhith contracts...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 27 2021

The 87-year-old is currently undergoing treatment at his Dhaka residence

Bangladesh to start walk-in Covid vaccinations...

Walk-in Covid jabs in unions from Aug...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 27 2021

People will be allowed to sign up for jabs by visiting vaccination centres with their national ID...

UN expert for security council resolutions...

UN expert for resolutions for 'Covid...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jul 27 2021

Member states cannot afford to be complacent while the junta ruthlessly attacks medical personnel as...

Lockdown Day 4: Main roads empty, alleyways...

Home: Lockdown Day 4: Main roads empty,...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jul 26 2021

People are still returning to Dhaka after the Eid-ul-Azha holidays defying restrictions

Rights experts: Enforcement of DSA is...

Rights experts: Enforcement of DSA is...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Amnesty webinar raises concerns over state of freedom of expression 

BKMEA, BTMA asks members to keep factories...

BKMEA, BTMA asks to keep factories...

Business

Mon, Jul 26 2021

'Though the 14-day lockdown will hamper export activities, they have to accept the losses for the...

Bapa condemns Unesco decision on...

Bapa condemns Unesco decision on...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Green activists term the decision ‘a defeat for the country and environment’

Government determined to keep RMG units...

Govt determined to keep RMG units shut...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 26 2021

State minister warns of action over defiance of restrictions

Bangladesh’s daily Covid deaths, new...

Daily Covid deaths, new cases hit record...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Fatalities rise to 247, fresh infections to 15,192 in 24 hours

6 garages, 3 vehicles gutted in Motijheel...

Buses gutted in Motijheel garage...

Dhaka

Sun, Jul 25 2021

No casualties reported, source of fire still unknown

Student assignments suspended amid coronavirus...

Student assignments suspended

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 25 2021

The suspension order will remain in force until further notice

Helena Jahangir loses Awami League post...

Helena Jahangir loses AL post for 'Chakrijibi...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 25 2021

The decision was made public through a press release issued by ruling Awami League on Sunday

Health Minister: Bangladesh to have...

Minister: Bangladesh to have 20m vaccines...

Coronavirus

Sat, Jul 24 2021

Family members of frontline workers who are aged at least 18 to get the vaccine shot, says Zahid...

Foreign Minister: Bangladesh to start...

Momen: Co-production of vaccines to...

Coronavirus

Sat, Jul 24 2021

Dhaka receives 245K AstraZeneca shots from Tokyo on Saturday, set to receive over 3m in total in coming...

Pandemic far from slowing down in...

Pandemic far from slowing down

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Daily death count declining for the past few days but infection rate remains over 30%

Post-Eid lockdown looks tough

Post-Eid lockdown looks tough

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 23 2021

People entering Dhaka in the morning had to walk for hours due to suspension of public transport

PM Hasina greets new PM of Nepal

PM Hasina greets new PM of Nepal

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 22 2021

As close neighbours, Bangladesh and Nepal enjoy excellent bilateral ties, she says

Hospitals in 11 districts lack central...

Hospitals in 11 districts lack central...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 21 2021

At present, over 100 government hospitals have central oxygen systems

Covid-19 thrice as deadly in July than...

Covid-19 thrice as deadly in July than...

Coronavirus

Tue, Jul 20 2021

Health facilities may become overwhelmed if infections are not brought under control, government officials...