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ED: Have we learned our lesson?

ED: Have we learned our lesson?

Editorial

Thu, Aug 6 2020

We need to look at this problem with fresh eyes and revamp our efforts to fight the virus

Pakistan urges worshippers to buy sacrificial...

Pakistan urges worshippers to buy sacrificial...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 28 2020

Pakistan has reported over 270,000 Covid-19 cases with almost 6,000 deaths. Daily cases of new infection...

ED: Adapting to the new normal

ED: Adapting to the new normal

Editorial

Fri, Jul 24 2020

We can no longer sit around debating health directives such as the wearing of masks and social...

ED: New habits for a new normal

ED: New habits for a new normal

Editorial

Thu, Jul 16 2020

It is imperative that people adopt new habits to adapt

Success story Hong Kong reimposes tough...

Success story Hong Kong reimposes tough...

East Asia

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Hong Kongers widely adopted facemasks to deal with the epidemic when it first emerged, but from Wednesday...

Quader: Avoid gatherings during Eid...

Quader: Avoid gatherings during Eid...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 8 2020

Quader, also the road transport and bridges minister, said all should avoid gatherings in the interest...

OP-ED: Our kingdom for a framework

OP-ED: Our kingdom for a framework

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Mon, Jul 6 2020

Bangladesh needs a plan for reopening its sectors

Will office buildings ever be the same?...

Will office buildings ever be the...

Coronavirus

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Something so normal as working in a big office block has abruptly become almost unimaginable for...

ED: Charging for tests would be...

ED: Charging for tests would be...

Editorial

Sun, Jun 28 2020

It fails to consider the very poor who could be affected, for whom coughing up even Tk200 is out of the...

OP-ED: The unexpected benefits of social...

OP-ED: The unexpected benefits of social...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Jun 26 2020

For many children, social distancing is a lifelong reality

1 metre or 2, how does social distancing...

1 metre or 2, how does social distancing...

World

Wed, Jun 24 2020

A distance of more than a metre reduces the risk of Covid-19 infection by more than 80%

Pubs, restaurants and hotels to reopen...

Pubs, restaurants and hotels to reopen...

Europe

Wed, Jun 24 2020

Johnson has been under pressure from businesses, especially in the hospitality sector, and from members...

Rooftops become centre of attraction...

Rooftops become centre of attraction...

Dhaka

Tue, Jun 23 2020

Most of our day-to-day activities have come to a standstill amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. Most of us...

Is 80% of coronavirus spread caused...

Is 80% of coronavirus spread caused...

Coronavirus

Sun, Jun 21 2020

Most Covid-19 cases don’t spread virus — it’s the superspreaders we need to stop

Communication is the key to fighting...

Communication is the key to fighting...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 15 2020

Most of the measures used in fighting the deadly disease -- such as social distancing or quarantine --...

Science Round-up: Convalescent plasma...

Science Round-up: Convalescent plasma...

World

Sun, Jun 7 2020

More evidence supports masks and social distancing

OP-ED: King Covid

OP-ED: King Covid

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Sat, Jun 6 2020

Familiarizing ourselves with the unfamiliar

Hollywood productions can resume from...

Hollywood productions can resume from...

Showtime

Sat, Jun 6 2020

Film and television productions in the Golden State have been shuttered since mid-March

In pictures: Mockery of social...

In pictures: Mockery of social...

Image Gallery

Wed, Jun 3 2020

As the country crosses the 50,000 mark of Covid-19 cases, the government had to take the decision to...

10 rules for June

10 rules for June

D2

Mon, Jun 1 2020

10 ways you can continue to practise social distancing, even after lockdown has been lifted

How to stay safe indoors...

How to stay safe indoors...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jun 1 2020

Closed environments can promote superspreading events of Covid-19