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  • The Independent decides to go online for now
  • Namaz at home, Zohr instead of Jum’a: Ministry
  • Kitchen markets, super shops must close by 7 pm: DMP
  • Coronavirus cases rise to 117
  • Coronavirus: 3 more dies; 35 new cases detected in 24 hrs
  • ACC director dies of coronavirus in Dhaka
  • COVID-19: Global death toll reaches 69,451
  • Coronavirus Hotline Numbers: Hunting Number: 01944333222, DGHS: 16263, 333
At a Glance
  • AIIB okays $404 million loan to improve Bangladesh cross-border connectivity
  • Tiger Tests Positive For Coronavirus At US Zoo
  • ‘If I was Barcelona president, I’d sign Neymar tomorrow’: Balde
  • Man dies soon after taken to Barishal hospital with fever, sore throat
  • Bongo launches ‘@ Home with’
  • Coronavirus: KMCH to start coronavirus test Tuesday
  • Implement govt directives to check coronavirus spread: PM
  • DMP orders closure of kitchen markets, super shops by 7 pm
  • DMP orders closure of kitchen markets, super shops by 7 pm
  • Superstorm hits Vanuatu after killing 27 in Solomons
  • Duran Duran's John Taylor tested positive for coronavirus
  • Namaz at home, Zohr instead of Jum’a: Ministry
  • UK PM 'still in charge' while in hospital with coronavirus
  • 7th JS session to begin on Apr 18
  • Office timing rescheduled for Ramadan
  • Geneva Camp: Blind spot of COVID-19 lockdown
  • Three new dengue cases reported in 24 hrs: DGHS
  • Bangladesh reports 3 coronavirus deaths, 35 new cases in 24 hrs
  • Coronavirus outbreak: Vivo extends smartphone warranty
  • Coronavirus: 4 more dies; 29 new patients detected in 24 hrs
  • 2 killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’
  • Coronavirus: Court holiday extended till Apr 13
  • Italian union urges pay deal for lower league players
  • COVID-19 crisis: Ecuador city runs out of coffins
  • Coronavirus lockdown: UN chief urges govts to protect women
  • China tightens quality control to ensure supply of face masks
  • The shadow of coronavirus on Bangladesh’s poor
  • Corona crisis: Poor people demonstrate for food in Jashore
  • Lockdown widened to prevent coronavirus transmission
  • COVID-19: Global death toll reaches 69,451
  • ACC director dies of coronavirus in Dhaka
  • UK PM hospitalised with COVID-19 symptoms
  • Tiger at US zoo tests positive for coronavirus
  • China rights lawyer released after five years in jail
  • Social distancing goes for a toss in Barishal
  • PATA’s Bangladesh chapter seeks govt support
  • EXIM Bank donates Tk 5cr to PM’s Relief Fund
  • BB asks banks to waive penalty on credit card dues
  • BB fixes 5pc LC margin for baby food import
  • ‘Konttho’ hits Hoichoi
  • Anupama Mukti postpones all recordings and stage shows
  • Amitabh to provide monthly ration to 1 lakh daily wage workers
  • Reciter Fakhrul Islam passes away
  • Madonna donates $1m to Bill and Melinda Gates’ COVID-19 foundation
  • Narail Express Foundation comes with free ambulance service
  • Nat’l striker Jibon spends downtime honing fitness
  • Fishing boat takes 202 Rohingyas to Malaysia
  • The world we will live in after virus pandemic
  • World News
    Superstorm hits Vanuatu after killing 27 in Solomons A cyclone bringing winds of 135mph (215km/h) has arrived in the Pacific nation of…
    UK PM 'still in charge' while in hospital with coronavirus British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was in hospital on Monday undergoing tests…
    COVID-19 crisis: Ecuador city runs out of coffins Soaring numbers of COVID-19 deaths in Ecuador's second city Guayaquil have led…
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    ‘Kothao Keu Nei’, ‘Bohubrihi’ set to return on BTV
    Metro
    Geneva Camp: Blind spot of COVID-19 lockdown As the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research, or IEDCR, announced the biggest daily spike in infected cases of COVID-19 in the country…
    2 killed in Cox’s Bazar ‘gunfight’
Two suspected yaba traders were killed in a reported gunfight with police in Jhimangkhali Chingri Project area of Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar district early…
  • Corona crisis: Poor people demonstrate for food in Jashore
  • Lockdown widened to prevent coronavirus transmission
  • Social distancing goes for a toss in Barishal
  • Bangladesh
    Office timing rescheduled for Ramadan The government has rescheduled the office timing for the upcoming holy month of Ramadan from 9 am to 3:30 pm for all government, semi-government, autonomous and semi-autonomous institutions. The decision was taken at the weekly cabinet meeting held with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair at the…
    Coronavirus: KMCH to start coronavirus test Tuesday Khulna Medical College Hospital (KMCH) will start testing coronavirus infection using a Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) machine from Tuesday while Khulna Diabetic Hospital has been prepared to provide treatment to only COVID-19 patients. Asst Prof Dr SM Tushar Alam, Microbiology Department, KMCH, said…
  • Three new dengue cases reported in 24 hrs: DGHS
  • 7th JS session to begin on Apr 18
  • Politics
    It's 'loan package', not stimulus: BNP BNP described the Prime Minister’s stimulus package of Tk72,750 crore as a package of loan, and said she ignored those involved in the informal sector by not announcing any grant for them. “We could have said the Prime Minister’s response positive had she taken initiatives to resolve…
    Fakhrul’s statement on coronavirus an ‘inconsistent delusion’: Quader Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Saturday said the statement of BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir over the COVID-19 is ‘an inconsistent delusion’ of a failed politician. “When a responsible political personality like Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir…
  • Allocate Tk 87,000cr to tackle COVID-19 consequences: BNP
  • Khaleda doing well but concerned over corona spread: Doctor
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    • CANADA : A couple walk a pedestrian bridge at sunset as Toronto copes with a shutdown due to the Coronavirus, on April 1, 2020 in Toronto, Canada. AFP PHOTO
    • Dubai : A lone peacock walks along a street, past shops closed during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, in Dubai on April 1, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    • Vilnius : An old man feeds the birds on an empty square in the Old Town of Vilnius, Lithuania, on March 29, 2020, amid of the new coronavirus COVDI-19 pandemic. AFP PHOTo
    • Munich, Bavaria, DEUTSCHLAND : A cyclist passes the setting sun in the Olympic park in Munich, southern Germany, after a sunny cold spring day on March 23, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    • Pristina : A peacock butterfly gathers pollen on a blooming branch of an apricot tree, near the town of Pristina on March 21, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    • Dubai : Shows a general view of Dubai. No shisha pipe sessions, deserted streets, mosques and shopping malls, drones in the sky broadcasting public health warnings -- the new coronavirus has turned life upside down in Gulf societies. on March 15, 2020 AFP PHOTO
    • France : A bike rider passes under a blooming magnolia tree in central Strasbourg, eastern France on March 13, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    • Piazza San Silvestro in downtown Rome yesterday see a thin presence of people, who sit at a safe distance from one another, as Italy imposed unprecedented countrywide lockdown on its 60 million people to control the deadly coronavirus. AFP PHOTO
    • Colombia : A Macaw (Ara chloroptera) is photographed at the zoo in Cali, Colombia, on March 6, 2020. Colombia is the country with the highest number of bird diversity in the world, being home to about 1,934 species -one fifth of all known bird species. AFP PHOTO
    • Germany : A surfer tries to jumps in the waves of the lake Ammersee in front of the Alp mountains near the village of Herrsching, southern Germany, during stormy weather with temperatures by seven degrees on March 6, 2020. AFP PHOTO
    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…
    Low-income people, mostly rendered jobless by the ongoing closure over coronavirus spread, stand in queues to buy rice at Tk10 per kg from a
government truck-mounted shop, keeping social distance, at Sattola Slum of Mohakhali in the capital yesterday. FOCUS BANGLA PHOT0 Low-income people, mostly rendered jobless by the ongoing closure over coronavirus spread,…
    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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    Bongo launches ‘@ Home with’
    The world is still in the midst of dealing with the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on daily life. The government of Bangladesh has urged its citizens to follow a number of health guidelines, including home quarantine to prevent the spread of the virus. In a bid…
    Environment
    Tiger Tests Positive For Coronavirus At US Zoo

    Tiger Tests Positive For Coronavirus At US Zoo

    The big cat is the first non-domesticated animal to test positive for coronavirus in the United States and is one of seven big cats at the Bronx Zoo with coronavirus symptoms. A female tiger at the Bronx…
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    Search engine giant Google has joined awareness campaign about coronavirus…
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