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Nationwide lockdown extended for one more week till April 28

The government in the aftermath of a massive spike of corona virus infections has decided to extend on going countrywide lockdown till April 28. “The National Technical Advisory Committee on Read More

Bangladesh sets another daily record with 112 COVID-19 deaths

Bangladesh today recorded more than 100 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths, a fourth consecutive single-day record since its first detection on March 8 last year while 4,271 fresh cases were reported Read More

‘Nagad’ to distribute 45pc of PM’s Eid gift; each low-income family to receive Tk 2,500

Nagad’, the digital financial service of Bangladesh Post Office, will distribute the lion share or around 45 percent of the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s Eid gift to be delivered this Read More

Hefajat’s Mamunul remanded in vandalism case

Dhaka court today placed Hefajat-e-Islam central joint secretary general and genereal secretary of its Dhaka city wing Mamunul Haque on seven-day remand in a 2020 case lodged over carrying out Read More

Over 36 lakh families will get PM’s Eid gift: Quader

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said 36.25 lakh poor families will get financial assistance as gift from the Prime Minister on the Read More

PM takes Bangladesh to new height of int diplomacy: Momen

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen today said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has taken Bangladesh to new height of international diplomacy with her characteristic conviction and patience. “Many accolades showered Read More

Hefajat leader Mamunul Haque arrested in City

Police have arrested Hefajat-e-Islam Joint Secretary General and Secretary of the Dhaka City unit Mamunul Haque from Jamia Rahmania Arabia Madrasha at Mohammadpur area here this afternoon. “A joint team Read More

PM mourns death of Tarash upazila AL president Milon

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of Tarash Upazila Awami League President, former Member of Parliament (MP) from Sirajganj-3 constituency and valiant freedom Read More

Bangladesh records highest COVID-19 deaths for second straight day

Bangladesh today recorded the highest number of 101 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths for the second consecutive day since its first detection on March 8 last year while 3,473 fresh cases Read More

Checking Covid-19, resisting radicals are major challenges before govt: Quader

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said facing the second wave of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic and resisting communal evil forces are now Read More

Global Covid death toll tops three million: AFP tally

The number of people who have died from Covid-19 around the world passed three million on Saturday, according to an AFP tally at 0830 GMT, as the number of fatalities Read More

Mujibnagar Day observed at New Delhi mission

Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi has observed the historic Mujibnagar Day in a befitting manner marking the oath taking ceremony of the country’s first government on April 17, 1971. Read More

AL takes programme on historic Mujibnagar Day

The ruling Awami League has drawn up programmes on the occasion of the historic Mujibnagar Day to be observed tomorrow on limited scale with maintaining health guidelines in view of Read More

Bangladesh records highest COVID-19 deaths in a single day

Bangladesh today recorded 101 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths, the highest number in a single day since its first detection on March 8 last year while 4,417 fresh cases were reported Read More

Programmes taken to observe ‘Mujibnagar Day’ amid pandemic

Several programmes have been taken to observe the historic Mujibnagar Day tomorrow in compliance with the health rules in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic. President M Abdul Hamid and Prime Read More

BNP spreads propaganda over lockdown: Quader

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said BNP is now out to spread propaganda centering lockdown after failing in their evil politics over Read More

Bangladesh COVID-19 deaths pass 10,000 mark

Bangladesh has recorded 10,081 COVID-19 deaths so far since its first detection on March 8 last year while the tally of infections has surged to 7,07,362 as 4,192 new cases Read More

25,443 recover from Covid-19 in Rajshahi division

With recoveries of 63 more coronavirus infected persons on Wednesday, the total number of cured patients from the virus reached 25,443 in the division, said an official report today. A Read More

Death risk of Covid-19 patients with cardiovascular disease is 1.5 times higher

Referring to a study, an expert said that the death risk of a COVID-19 patient with cardiovascular disease, hypertension, arrhythmia or congestive heart failure are 1.5 times higher than the Read More

Biden says ‘time to end’ US war in Afghanistan with total pullout

President Joe Biden announced Wednesday it’s “time to end” America’s longest war with the unconditional withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan, where they have spent two decades in a bloody, increasingly Read More