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  • Bangladesh reports 3,489 new coronavirus cases, 46 deaths in 24 hrs
  • Bangladesh reports 3,489 new coronavirus cases, 46 deaths in 24 hrs
  • Airborne virus transmission cannot be ruled out: WHO
  • Bangladesh economy to bounce back: German envoy
  • China is 'greatest threat' to US, FBI director says
  • Global coronavirus death toll hits 5,43,535
  • ‘Adversity and crisis in every direction’: Taposh on assuming office
  • Coronavirus Hotline Numbers: 01944333222, 16263, 333; website: www.corona.gov.bd
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3 drug traders killed in Cox’s Bazar gunfight Three suspected drug traders were killed in a reported gunfight with members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) at Tulatoli in Ukhiya upazila of Cox’s…
9 people die with Covid-19 symptoms in Cumilla Nine people who had been suffering from fever and cold-related problems died at Comilla Medical College hospital in the last 24 hours till Thursday morning.…
  • Police solve Adabar baby murder case
  • Bogura Janata bank officer dies of Covid-19
  • 81 positive tests for coronavirus in Rangpur division
  • Bangladesh
    PM mourns Tangail Awami League leader Azad's death Prime Minister and Awami League president Sheikh Hasina on Thursday expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of vice president of Dhonbari Upazila under Tangail district unit of AL Alhaj Abul Kalam Azad. She prayed for the eternal peace of the departed soul and expressed sympathy to the bereaved…
    All Hafizia Madrasas to reopen from July 12 The government on Wednesday announced the reopening of hafizia madrasas across the country from July 12, maintaining recommended health guidelines. The Ministry of Religious Affairs announced the decision in a statement,  saying that it was taken responding to an application of Islamic scholars.…
  • Govt does not interfere in judiciary system: Anisul
  • Veteran journalist Rashid Un Nabi passes away
  • Politics
    14-party alliance to be taken forward: Amu Newly elected coordinator and spokesperson of the central 14-party alliance Amir Hossain Amu today said the alliance would be moved forward by maintaining good relations with allies and implementing relevant programmes of the coalition. “The programmes of the alliance will be announced following…
    Awami League leaders glorified youths’ role in nation-building Focusing on the importance of strength, courage, and steadfastness of youths in nation-building tasks, speakers here in a webinar advocated for optimum utilization of an organized youth force to deliver the best to socio-economic ventures and crises as well. They praised the youths for their significant…
  • Govt using Digital Security Act to hide scams: BNP
  • Be alert to contain coronavirus spread during Eid: Quader
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    • Gaza City: A Palestinian girl attends a Koran memorization class while respecting social distancing due to the COVID-19 pandemic, at a mosque in Gaza City, on June 29, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    • Istanbul : This picture taken on June 26, 2020 in Istanbul shows Hagia Sophia museum in Istanbul. AFP PHOTO
    • Indonesia : Fishermen fish on a boat near the coast during sunset in Banda Aceh on July 3, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    • Canada : This undated handout image obtained July 2, 2020 shows the white-throated sparrow. AFP PHOTO
    • Istanbul : This aerial picture taken on June 28, 2020 in Istanbul shows Hagia Sophia museum in Istanbul. AFP PHOTO
    • Gaza City, Palestinian Territories : Palestinian women cheer a girl holding balloons at sunset the beach in Gaza city, on June 30, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    • Stockholm : Bear cubs play in a pond in the bear enclosure at Stockholm Zoo Skansen as the temperature passed 30 degrees Celsius on June 25, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    • Moscow : A bee (L) and Cleridae (Trichodes apiarius) draw nectar from the flowers of a Sorbaria sorbifolia bush in a garden outside Moscow on June 26, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    • Germany : Two butterflys sit on a thistle, on a meadow near Freising, southern Germany, on a sunny June 25, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    • France : This picture shows a view of the "Baie des anges" during the blue hour after sunset, in the French riviera city of Nice, on June 23, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    Bangladesh Navy Ship ‘Samudra Avijan’ sails for island nation Maldives on Wednesday carrying emergency logistic support items like over 100 tonnes of food, medical supplies and other protective equipment to combat the coronavirus crisis. Photo: ISPR Bangladesh Navy Ship ‘Samudra Avijan’ sails for island nation Maldives on Wednesday carrying…
    People try hard to board a truck, ignoring the government’s guideline to maintain safe physical distance amid risk of the deadly coronavirus
spread, to travel to the capital. The photo was taken from Kashipur area of Barishal yesterday. INDEPENDENT PHOTO People try hard to board a truck, ignoring the government’s guideline to maintain safe physical…
    Garment workers, mostly called out on a short notice, work in a factory at Joar Sahara in the capital yesterday as their management, like many others,
resumed production ignoring a BGMEA call to keep their factories shut in accordance with the government-announced holiday. PHOTO: NAZMUL ISLAM Garment workers, mostly called out on a short notice, work in a factory at Joar Sahara in…
    The government’s countrywide closure forces these trucks, pickups to lie idle at Tejgaon Truck Stand in the capital
yesterday, leaving hundreds of transport workers out of works. PHOTO: SUMANTA CHAKRABORTY The government’s countrywide closure forces these trucks, pickups to lie idle at Tejgaon Truck…
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    Dhaka’s air quality showed a significant improvement as it ranked the 11th worst polluted city in the world in the Air Quality Index (AQI) on Thursday morning.   The air in Dhaka was categorised…
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