Deepening of health crisis feared
Maternity, infant and family planning services have decreased by 50 per cent due to the outbreak of coronavirus in Bangladesh, the United Nations has said.
22 September 2020, 9:32
Swadhin Bangla Football team’s Nowsheruzzaman dies of COVID-19
Former national footballer and member of Swadhin Bangla Football team AKM Nowsheruzzaman passed away Monday night at a city hospital after suffering from COVID-19.
22 September 2020, 9:13
Narayanganj mosque blast toll rises to 34
The death toll from Narayanganj mosque blast rose to 34 after another victim died at Sheikh Hasina National Burn and Plastic Surgery Institute on Tuesday morning
22 September 2020, 7:02
Minister Rezaul Karim's mother passes away
Mazeda Begum, mother of fisheries and livestock minister SM Rezaul Karim, passed away in a hospital of Khulna on Monday night
22 September 2020, 4:48
Everest record-breaker Sherpa Ang Rita dies
Ang Rita was a national hero but struggled financially and with his health, including liver illness and swelling of the brain
22 September 2020, 3:55
Stalker allegedly kills schoolgirl in Savar
A schoolgirl was hacked to death allegedly by a stalker in Bank Colony area of Savar on Sunday night after she had rejected his advances, reports UNB.
21 September 2020, 9:24
Motorcyclist killed in road crash
A motorcyclist was killed and another was injured after a truck hit their vehicle in Kajla of Jatrabari, Dhaka
21 September 2020, 8:42
Eight killed in India building collapse
At least eight people were killed in central India after a residential building that was due for repairs collapsed early Monday, officials said,
21 September 2020, 5:16
Global COVID-19 cases nearing 31m: Johns Hopkins
The overall number of global coronavirus cases was nearing the 31 million mark, while the deaths have increased to almost 960,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
21 September 2020, 3:03
France reports record in virus cases after six-fold increase in testing
A faster circulation of the virus and a six-fold increase in testing since the government made it free are the two main reasons for the scale of the increase, epidemiologists have said
20 September 2020, 4:48