• Wednesday, Jul 15, 2020
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Fertility rate: 'Jaw-dropping' global...

Fertility rate: 'Jaw-dropping' global...

World

Wed, Jul 15 2020

 The researchers expect the number of people on the planet to peak at 9.7 billion around 2064, before...

Grameenphone’s profit decline by 22%...

Grameenphone’s profit decline by 22%...

Stock Market

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Meanwhile, the company has declared 130% interim cash dividend for the first half of year 2020

Public transport suspended for 9 days...

Public transport suspended for 9 days...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 15 2020

A gazette notification has been issued by the Cabinet Division

Fahim Saleh, an app developer to a tech...

Fahim Saleh, an app developer to a tech...

Obituary

Wed, Jul 15 2020

The decapitated, dismembered body of Pathao Co-Founder Fahim Saleh was found at his apartment in New...

FAO: ‘Country-driven’ approach needed...

FAO: ‘Country-driven’ approach needed...

World

Wed, Jul 15 2020

As Covid-19 plunges national economies into recession, with more to come, countries must urgently act...

RAB raids another office of Shahed at...

RAB raids another office of Shahed at...

Dhaka

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Shahed has 56 cases against him and has been wandering around under the nose of police for a long...

DGHS submits explanation for ‘higher-ups’...

DGHS submits explanation for ‘higher-ups’...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 15 2020

DGHS Director General (DG) Prof Dr Md Abul Kalam Azad submitted the explanation at the Health Ministry...

Andrew Kishore laid to rest in...

Andrew Kishore laid to rest in...

Nation

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Andrew Kishore breathed his last at his elder sister's residence in Rajshahi on July 6.

Humanity on Mars? Technically possible,...

Humanity on Mars? Technically possible,...

World

Wed, Jul 15 2020

The surface temperature will average -63 degrees Celsius, and though radiation is a factor, suits and...

Guardiola: Man City aren't the only...

Guardiola: Man City aren't the only...

Football

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, whose side are still fighting this season for their first Champions...

Digital platforms a popular choice over...

Digital platforms a popular choice over...

Commerce

Wed, Jul 15 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced people to exercise social distancing, which makes the notion of visiting...

PM mourns death of Shajahan Siraj

PM mourns death of Shajahan Siraj

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 15 2020

The former lawmaker was suffering from cancer

UNSC holds its first in-person meeting...

UNSC holds its first in-person meeting...

World

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Participants of Tuesday's meeting were seated sparsely in a large circle in the Economic and Social...

The death penalty around the world

The death penalty around the world

World

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Among the countries that increased their yearly executions were Iraq, which nearly doubled its number...

Buriganga launch capsize: Mayur-2 engine...

Mayur-2 engine drivers arrested

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 15 2020

On July 14, Mayur-2 launch master Abul Basher was placed on a three-day remand in connection to the case...

2.2m affected by floods in India’s Assam...

2.2m affected by floods in India’s Assam...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 15 2020

According to officials, 45,000 people were shifted to relief camps in the affected areas set up for the...

Illegal sand piling leads to collapse...

Illegal sand piling leads to collapse...

Nation

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Local Awami League leader and sand traders, responsible for the incident, paying for the repairs

Global vaccine plan may allow rich countries...

Global vaccine plan may allow rich countries...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Dozens of vaccines are being researched, and some countries — including Britain, France, Germany...

What is contact tracing, and how does...

What is contact tracing, and how does...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jul 15 2020

After a person tests positive for the virus, a contact tracer would get in touch with the person and...

Study: Baby infected with Covid-19 in...

Study: Baby infected with Covid-19 in...

World

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Last week, researchers in Italy said that data on 31 pregnant women hospitalized with Covid-19 "strongly...

Nasa's Perseverance rover will scour...

Nasa's Perseverance rover will scour...

North America

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Nasa has been teleworking for months because of the Covid-19 pandemic, but the launch calendar for this...