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  • Covid-19: Bangladesh reports 37 more deaths, 2,949 new cases
  • Experts fear spike in Corona infections after Eid-ul Azha
  • Myanmar urged to ensure voting rights, restore citizenship rights for Rohingya
  • Buriganga launch capsize: ‘Mayur-2’ launch owner arrested
  • US-Bangla brings bank 159 Bangladeshi nationals from Doha
  • Global death toll from coronavirus reaches 554,304
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Covid-19: Reporter attending White House briefings tests positive A reporter who attended White House briefings this week has tested positive for…
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Climate change, conflict a cruel combo that stalk the world’s most vulnerable: ICRC The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has called for mobilization…
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Tangail MP Ataur airlifted to Dhaka Tangail-3 MP Ataur Rahman Khan was airlifted to Dhaka for better treatment of neurological complications on Friday. A helicopter…
Erosion threatens Sherpur primary school Narayankhola Dakshin Primary School, an old school in Nakla upazila of sherpur, is being gobbled up by Mrigi River.  River erosion has taken a severe…
  • One killed in Rajshahi road crash
  • Coronavirus: 2,401 recover in Khulna
  • 85 more positive tests for coronavirus in Rangpur division
  • Bangladesh
    Govt unveiled Regent Hospital irregularities: Hasan Information Minister Hasan Mahmud on Friday said no one else but the government has uncovered the irregularities committed by Regent Hospital. The minister came up with the remarks while talking to reporters at Awami League President’s political office in Dhanmondi in the evening. “Government…
    Teesta crosses danger mark as major rivers rising in B’putra basin The Teesta crossed the danger mark at Dalia point in Nilphamari district this evening as major rivers started rising again following onrush of huge water from the upper catchment in the Brahmaputra basin during the last 24 hours. “With sharp rise in water level, the Teesta was flowing 28cm above…
  • Schools, colleges to be used as shelter centers during flood
  • Flood situation may worsen in Sylhet-Sunamganj, northern region
  • Politics
    BNP blames govt for coronavirus spread BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Friday alleged that the coronavirus has badly spread across the country only because of the “government’s corruption and failure” to take effective preventive measures. “Coronavirus has taken a serious turn and spread across…
    Fakhrul’s remarks on EC is false, fabricated: Quader Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader today said the statement of BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir about the Election Commission (EC) is completely false, fabricated, motivated and conspiratorial. “Such intentional and conspiratorial statement of Mirza Fakhrul Islam have…
  • Corona Test Scam: BNP worried about overseas labour mark
  • 14-party alliance to be taken forward: Amu
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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,
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    The government’s countrywide closure forces these trucks, pickups to lie idle at Tejgaon Truck Stand in the capital
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