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Good news for Eid shoppers ! By Other | Last Updated: 5th May, 2020, 00:00

Businesses will  remain open until 4:00pm every day from 10 May on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan and the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr festival on some conditions, as the special holiday has…

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Crucial budget planned amid corona situation Crucial budget planned amid corona situation

The government is planning to unveil a crucial budget for 2020-21 fiscal focusing on measures and safety net initiatives to address the challenges created by the global coronavirus outbreak. Sources…


Suicide, social malice on rise over corona Suicide, social malice on rise over corona

Fear of getting infected with COVID-19 has led some to commit suicide, while cases of social malice, including denial of medical treatment, is increasing. Three panic-stricken people, including…


Banks start paying salaries to workers Banks start paying salaries to workers

The scheduled commercial banks have started disbursing salaries among around 2.6 million employees in the export-oriented industries, including the apparel sector. In the first phase, Bangladesh…

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Brutal incidents rise amid corona Brutal incidents rise amid corona

Brutal incidents have risen across the country although normal life and activities have come to a halt due to the coronavirus outbreak. Various types of crimes, including robbery, killing, rape…

Metropolis
‘Carry on dev work with security measures’ ‘Carry on dev work with security measures’

Local government and rural development minister Tazul Islam on Monday urged district executive engineers across the country to implement development work taking security measures amid COVID-19.…

Editorial
Navigating COVID-19 Impacts on SDG Navigating COVID-19 Impacts on SDG

The COVID-19 pandemic is not only challenging the national health systems but also affecting economies and societies on an unprecedented scale. It has left society’s most vulnerable groups exposed…

Business
Dairy farms hard hit by coronavirus crisis Dairy farms hard hit 
by coronavirus crisis

CHATTOGRAM: Dairy industry has been passing through a critical situation due to the stalemate in business activities following the general holidays announced across the country to check spread of the…

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Smart Nation Calls for Smart Education Smart Nation Calls for Smart Education

Building smart cities is now a worldwide phenomenon. Several hi-tech-city projects are also being implemented in Bangladesh. However, before building smart cities, we must make our people smart by…

Asia
Schools to reopen as virus fears ease in South Korea Schools to reopen as virus fears ease in South Korea

SEOUL: South Korean students will return to school starting next week, officials said Monday, as the country seeks a return to normal life after a significant drop in new coronavirus cases in recent…

World
UK PM readies plan to ease lockdown UK PM readies plan to ease lockdown

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will set out his plan to ease a nationwide coronavirus lockdown next Sunday, media reports said, as new guidance emerged on how to maintain social distancing…

Culturetainment
Asif, Lutfor come up with Islamic song Asif, Lutfor come up with Islamic song

One of the most celebrated singers of the country, Asif Akbar, and famous singer and lyricist Lutfor Hasan are coming up with an Islamic song this Ramadan. Amzad Hossain arranged the music of this…

Winner
Clear mind must for finisher: Riyad Clear mind must for finisher: Riyad

Bangladesh Twenty20 skipper Mahmudullah Riyad said that a finisher, who bats at number seven and eight, should have a clear mind and have an unselfish approach to excel in the shortest format of the…

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22,427 quarantined in Khulna division 22,427 quarantined in Khulna division

KHULNA: A total of 22,427 people have, so far, been released from home or institutional quarantine, out of the total 26,737, as they showed no symptoms of novel coronavirus (Covid-19), in the division,…

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