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Coronavirus fear grips docs, medical staff By Other | Last Updated: 20th March, 2020, 00:00

People are worried about getting proper treatment for coronavirus infection as panic has gripped a large number of physicians and health staff of government and private hospitals due to safety gear…

Coronavirus fear grips docs, medical staff

Govt on full alert to face virus outbreak Govt on full alert to face virus outbreak

The ruling Awami League led government is on full alert and has taken maximum measures available to faceoff the coronavirus outbreak as the deadly virus claimed the life of an elderly man. As…


Corona patients now 18 with 4 new cases Corona patients now 18 with 4 new cases

Three more people are sick with the coronavirus bringing the country’s total to seventeen, according to the health directorate, which said Bangladesh was using China’s experience to tide…


3,800 returnees disappear! 3,800 returnees disappear!

FARIDPUR: Amid the growing concern over coronavirus, Faridpur’s local administration is looking for about 3,800 people who returned from abroad recently. Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarkar…

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World wages ‘war’ on virus World wages ‘war’ on virus

ROME: World powers were on a war footing against the spiralling coronavirus pandemic on Thursday despite a sign of hope from China where zero new domestic cases were reported for the first time.…

Metropolis
Ijtema grounds to be made quarantine camp: Minister Ijtema grounds to be made quarantine camp: Minister

Health Minister Zahid Maleque said Bishwa Ijtema ground has been handed over to Bangladesh Army to build quarantine facilities for housing and providing treatment to the coronavirus infected patients…

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President for ensuring quality research President for ensuring quality research

President M Abdul Hamid on Thursday asked the university authorities to ensure quality research and simultaneously the overall academic environment on all campuses, reports BSS. “Research…

Editorial
Coronavirus Has a Silver Lining Coronavirus Has a Silver Lining

It’s a scientific fact that washing hands has the potential to save more lives than any single vaccine or medical intervention…

Business
Tk 1,929b revised ADP okayed Tk 1,929b revised ADP okayed

The government on Thursday approved a Tk 1,929.21 billion main outlay of revised ADP for FY20 by trimming 4.83 per cent allocation from foreign money while keeping intact the local resources’…

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Observing Shab-e-Meraj Observing Shab-e-Meraj

The month of Rajab is the seventh month of Arabic or Lunar calendar. It is one of four sacred months of Islam. Allah said about this in the Holy Qur’an:  Surely, the number of months according…

Asia
Asian nations face second wave of imported virus cases Asian nations face second wave of imported virus cases

South Korea, China and Singapore are among the Asian countries facing a second coronavirus wave, spurred by people importing it from outside, reports BBC. China, where the virus first emerged,…

World
Trump calls himself ‘wartime president’ as he battles virus Trump calls himself ‘wartime president’ as he battles virus

NEW YORK: The United States is to deploy military hospital ships to fight the coronavirus, Donald Trump said on Wednesday, as he likened himself to a “wartime president” and invoked a Korean…

Culturetainment
Salwa, Riyad pair up for Kobori’s new film Salwa, Riyad pair up for Kobori’s new film

National award winning actress and filmmaker Kobori Sarwar directed new film titled ‘Ei Tumi Shei Tumi’ went on the floor on March 17. To mark the birth centenary of Father of the Nation…

Winner
All cricketing activities suspended All cricketing activities suspended

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Wednesday banned all sorts of cricketing activities under their jurisdiction for indefinite period of time due to coronavirus pandemic. BCB President Nazmul…

My Districts
RMCH interns abstain from work over safety concern RMCH interns abstain from work over safety concern

RAJSHAHI: Interns at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) abstained from work from Thursday morning demanding safety equipment amid the threat of coronavirus outbreak. Iqbal Hasan, general…

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