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PM Hasina: Global peace turned more...

PM: Global peace turned more challenging...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The prime minister says properly trained armed forces are essential to safeguard the national integrity...

The heavy toll of Covid-19 on other...

The heavy toll of Covid on other health...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 11 2021

Pregnant women, new mothers, children, people with chronic illnesses and the elderly worst affected by...

‘Covid-19 medical waste disposal...

‘Covid-19 medical waste disposal...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 11 2021

Around 93.4% of the Covid-19 related medical waste is not managed properly, says a recent study

When will they ever learn?

When will they ever learn?

D2

Sun, Apr 11 2021

A quarter into the second year of the pandemic, and the lessons of 2020 haven’t stuck

Ongoing restrictions to continue for...

Ongoing restrictions to continue for...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 11 2021

Bangladesh is set go into a week-long lockdown with strict measures from Wednesday

Study: Markets, buses are biggest Covid-19...

Public transports, markets biggest Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 10 2021

More than half of Bangladeshis killed by Covid-19 are over 60

Covid-19: More than half of deaths are...

Covid-19: More than half of deaths are...

Coronavirus

Fri, Apr 9 2021

A total of 9,584 people have died from Covid-19 in the country, so far

EU drug regulator finds link between...

Link between AstraZeneca vaccine and...

World

Wed, Apr 7 2021

The findings come as a major hurdle in the global fight against the pandemic

WHO calls for fairer, healthier world...

WHO calls for healthy world on World...

World

Wed, Apr 7 2021

WHO is issuing five calls for urgent action to improve health for all people

In pictures: Protest, violation, empty...

Lockdown: Not for everyone

Image Gallery

Mon, Apr 5 2021

Life in ever-bustling Dhaka city took a different turn on Monday, the first day of the seven-day nationwide...

Everything you need to know about weeklong...

Lockdown: Everything you need to...

Coronavirus

Sun, Apr 4 2021

People will be able to buy groceries and essentials from kitchen markets from 8am to 4pm

Thousands rush to launch, bus terminals...

Thousands crowd at launch, bus...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 3 2021

The terminals did not have any special measures in place to deal with the sudden rush, and quickly became...

Experts: Covid-19 directive needs to...

Experts: Covid-19 directive needs to...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 3 2021

Government should enforce total restrictions on social, recreational activities while allowing businesses...

Global Covid cases top 130 million

Global Covid cases top 130m

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 3 2021

Bangladesh on Friday recorded its highest ever 7-day moving average of daily deaths  from the novel...

Experts: Govt needs to be stricter on...

Experts: Govt needs to be stricter on...

Coronavirus

Fri, Apr 2 2021

Lax enforcement of 18-point directive leaving Covid-19 unchecked

Protests erupt as commuters fail to...

Protests erupt as commuters fail to...

Dhaka

Thu, Apr 1 2021

The commuters blocked the road and started their protests at around 9am since Thursday morning

ED: A shipment that brings hope

ED: A shipment that brings hope

Editorial

Wed, Mar 31 2021

The citizens of Dhaka have reason to be hopeful that, as its construction gets closer to finalizing,...

Bangla Academy: Ekushey Book Fair to...

Bangla Academy: Ekushey Book Fair to...

Coronavirus

Tue, Mar 30 2021

The government in an 18-point directive on Monday discouraged all fairs and exhibitions in the current...

DGHS: Covid-19 rapidly spreading in...

Covid-19 rapidly spreading in 29...

Coronavirus

Mon, Mar 29 2021

Local administrations must assess if lockdowns are needed, says the health directorate

Hartal, traffic restrictions hit Ekushey...

Hartal, traffic restrictions hit Ekushey...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 28 2021

Some publishers fear stalls may have to shut down if hartal continues

Will school, college shutdown be...

Will school, college shutdown be...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 24 2021

Schools and colleges are supposed to reopen on March 30