COVID-19 frontline fighters need insurance

Physicians, health workers and others risking their lives fighting COVID-19 will feel more secure if they have special insurance coverage

'Tomorrow' made in Bangladesh, not Hollywood

'Tomorrow' is a lively and spectacular animated short film on climate change. Made in Bangladesh, it has set the bar high for animation movie makers in the country

496 foreign Tabligh members stranded in Bangladesh

A total of 496 foreign members of Tabligh Jamaat have been stranded in Bangladesh. Many of them have here since mid January.

‘It is scary that people are still complacent’

Renowned TV actor of all times Afzal Hossain has been the role model for many emerging young artistes in the industry. When it comes to TV dramas of the 80’s, he was the most celebrated actor of his ...

Social distancing must be ensured

The government first announced a general holiday from 26 March to 4 April that later has been extended to 11 April to curb the infection of coronavirus in the country. This situation can be regarded ...

New Zealand tour to Windies, Bangladesh in doubt

NZC chief executive David White said the trips to Ireland, Scotland, the Netherlands and the Caribbean scheduled for June-July were "most unlikely", while there were "obvious question marks" about ...

Bangladesh lifts ban on export of masks, sanitisers

The commerce ministry on Thursday withdrew its ban on the export of face mask and hand sanitisers.

BSF shoots Bangladeshi dead

A Bangladeshi man was shot to death by the members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) along the Thakurgaon border on Wednesday night. The incident took place nearby Choshpara bordering area of ...

Andrew Kishore undergoing radiotherapy in Singapore

Singer Andrew Kishore completed chemotherapy but can't return home because of the coronavirus pandemic. He is now undergoing radiotherapy in Singapore

No new dengue case reported in 24 hrs

No new dengue case was reported in the last 24 hours until 8:00am on Thursday, said the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS)

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