People coming out during lockdown in Wari
Lockdown began from 6am Saturday morning in Wari, Old Dhaka, but people have been coming out on all sorts of excuses. This is disrupting the lockdown.
Rohingya repatriation talks yet to start
Dates had twice been fixed for the repatriation of Rohingya refugees back to Myamnar, but nothing has happened so far
Bangladesh virus deaths near 2,000
Twenty-nine more patients died of coronavirus and 3,288 more people were newly diagnosed with COVID-19 infection in Bangladesh in the past 24 hours.
‘BSF men pick up, torture, shoot dead Bangladeshi’
A Bangladeshi national was allegedly shot dead by the members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) at Telkupi border in Chapainawabganj’s Shibganj upazila on Saturday morning.
Solar-sharing start-up aims to cut power waste
A start-up that helps rural Bangladeshi owners of home solar power systems trade their surplus electricity with their neighbours won an international award for climate change innovation Thursday.
Interview: Zafrullah Chowdhury
'The government can help by not obstructing our work'
Zafrullah Chowdhury, founder and trustee of Gonoshasthaya Kendra, after recovering from coronavirus, spoke in an interview with Prothom Alo about coronavirus, the health system, the antibody test ...