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No new corona case detected By Other | Last Updated: 10th March, 2020, 00:00

The Institute of Epidemiology, Diseases Control and Research (IEDCR) on Monday said no new coronavirus case was detected  in the country in the past 24 hours. A day after the first three…

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Drug traders cash in on coronavirus Drug traders cash in on coronavirus

As the detection of corona virus cases in the country has panicked the countrymen into buying masks, sanitizers and other safety gears, a section of unholy drugstore owners are busy capitalising on…


HC for mobile courts to stop illegal mask business HC for mobile courts to stop illegal mask business

The High Court has asked the government to take necessary steps to stop sale of masks, handwash and sanitizers at high price amid coronavirus panic. The court also banned hoarding of mask and…


Father allowed killers to murder daughter for Tk 3m! Father allowed killers to murder daughter for Tk 3m!

Father Abdul Motaleb allegedly allowed the killers to murder his minor daughter Ilma for Tk3 million in Narsingdi in 2015. The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has dug out the mystery…

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Matarbari seaport set to get approval today Matarbari seaport set to get approval today

Matarbari deep seaport project is finally going to get the final approval today, putting an end to a long wait for the mega infrastructure project capable of changing the country’s economic landscape. …

Metropolis
France wants greater pressure on Myanmar France wants greater pressure on Myanmar

French Minister of Armed Forces Florence Parly on Monday emphasized mounting more pressure on Myanmar to take their Rohingya nationals back from Bangladesh, reports UNB. “More pressure…

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‘Don’t block my path to the throne’ ‘Don’t block my path to the throne’

DUBAI: Saudi Arabia’s crown prince meant to send a strong message to critics within the royal family by detaining senior princes this weekend: Don’t you dare oppose my succession to the…

Editorial
What We can Learn from Mashrafe What We can Learn from Mashrafe

Mashrafe Mortaza, the veteran cricketer, has proven once again that he puts his team first. On 5 March 2020, we received the inevitable news of his resignation as captain of Bangladesh one-day team.…

Business
Capital market plummets Capital market plummets

Dhaka stocks witnessed a massive plunge on Monday amid investors’ panic driven sales throughout the day as the coronavirus continued to weigh heavily on investors’ confidence. The…

Tours & Travels
Sheikh Mujib Agartala Case Memorial Museum Sheikh Mujib Agartala Case Memorial Museum

Among many historical sites, monuments and museums in Bangladesh, Sheikh Mujib Agartala Case Memorial Museum is one of the important and must-visit sites. It is like a living entity of Bangabandhu's…

Asia
Blasts heard as duelling Afghan leaders swear themselves in Blasts heard as duelling Afghan leaders swear themselves in

KABUL: Afghanistan lurched deeper into political crisis on Monday as the rivals for the country’s leadership had themselves sworn in at simultaneous ceremonies that were interrupted by at least…

World
Virus fears, violence hit Int’l Women’s Day rallies Virus fears, violence hit Int’l Women’s 
Day rallies

SANTIAGO: Hundreds of thousands took to the streets across the globe to mark International Women’s Day on Sunday, despite many events in Asia being cancelled because of the coronavirus outbreak…

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Four women get Radhuni Kirtimoti Shommanona Four women get Radhuni Kirtimoti Shommanona

Four women have been honored with ‘Radhuni Kirtimoti Shommanona 2019’ for their outstanding contributions in their respective areas. Organised by popular spice brand ‘Radhuni’,…

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Selectors shoulder ‘Soumya mishap’ blame Selectors shoulder ‘Soumya mishap’ blame

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) Cricket Operations Committee Chairman Akram Khan blamed selectors for the ‘Soumya Sarkar Mishap” as he was not included in the nationally contracted players’…

My Districts
Commercial guava farming gets popular in Rajshahi Commercial guava farming gets popular in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI: Guava farming has become blessings to many farmers as it has made them wealthy in the region including its vast Barind tract during the last couple of years. The farmers after the…

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China charges Xi critic with ‘subversion’, say activists China charges Xi critic with ‘subversion’, say activists

BEIJING: An outspoken Chinese rights activist who called for President Xi Jinping to step down over the coronavirus outbreak has been charged with “inciting state subversion”, rights activists…

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