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Nepal interested in buying Bangladeshi firm's Covid-19 vaccine

Bangladesh Bank to start financial interoperability system from October 27

As soon as the corona vaccine is approved, we will bring it first: Health Minister

Speedboat sinks in river, 5 passengers missing

ICT issues death warrant against Syed Kaiser

As soon as the corona vaccine is approved, we will bring it first: Health Minister

Dhaka, October 23: Health Minister Zahid Maleque has said that so far the World Health Organization has not recognised any country for the vaccine. Whenever a country gets recognition, Bangladesh will try and get it.

650,000 Bangladeshi women working abroad

Dhaka, October 22: About six and a half lakh women workers of Bangladesh are working in different countries of the world. Therefore, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has advised all citizens of the country to be vigilant so that the demand for their repatriation is not raised due to misreporting of news due to 'one or two isolated incidents'.

PM Hasina urges people to wear masks to avoid second surge of Covid-19

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ১৯ অক্টোবর ২০২০: করোনাভাইরাস সংক্রমণের সম্ভাব্য দ্বিতীয় পর্যায় মোকাবিলায় বাইরে বের হওয়া মানুষের মাস্ক ব্যবহার নিশ্চিত করার নির্দেশ দিয়েছে মন্ত্রিসভা। সোমবার (১৯ অক্টোবর) প্রধানমন্ত্রী শেখ হাসিনার সভাপতিত্বে ভার্চুয়াল মন্ত্রিসভা বৈঠকে এ নির্দেশনা দেয়া হয়। গণভবন প্রান্ত থেকে প্রধানমন্ত্রী এবং সচিবালয়ের মন্ত্রিপরিষদ বিভাগ থেকে মন্ত্রীরা ভিডিও কনফারেন্সের মাধ্যমে বৈঠকে যোগ দেন। ...

Another 21 people succumb to Covid-19 in Bangladesh

Dhaka, October 19: Twenty one more people have died in a single day due to coronavirus infection in the country and 1,637 new patients have been identified. The latest information on the coronavirus situation in the country was issued by the Department of Health in a press release on Monday afternoon.

Covid19: Virus claims 23 more lives within 24 hours

Dhaka, October 17: Coronavirus has infected 23 more people across the country in the past 24 hours.

Government to start Covid-19 antigen tests as soon as kits arrive

Dhaka, October 17: Antigen tests are going to start very soon to detect coronavirus, according to the Department of Health who said their preparations are nearing completion. The tests will start as soon as the kits arrive from abroad. However, it will be limited to the government level, said Health Minister Zahid Maleque.

Over half a million people quarantine-isolation free in seven months

Dhaka, October 17: After the first corona was identified in Wuhan province of China in late December last year, all countries took necessary precautionary measures to prevent it. As a part of this, health screening was introduced in all the airports of the country and Coronavirus suspects were kept in quarantine and isolation.

At least 1,527 people test positive for Covid-19 as disease claims 15 more within 24 hours

Dhaka, October 16: Fifteen people have died of coronavirus in the last 24 hours across the country. Of these, 13 are men and two are women. All of them died at the hospital. The death toll from the virus rose to 5,623 people.

Covid-19 kills another 15 persons with 24 hours

Dhaka, October 15: Fifteen more people have died in the country in the past 24 hours after contracting the coronavirus. Of these, nine are men and six are women. A total of 5,608 people died from the virus.

Bangladesh government rejects Chinese Covid 19 vaccine trial

Dhaka, October 15: The clinical trial in Bangladesh of an experimental COVID-19 vaccine developed by Sinovac Biotech has now become uncertain after the country's health ministry expressed unwillingness towards co-financing the initiative as requested by the Chinese drugmaker.

16 die as Bangladesh records lowest single day Covid-19 deaths in four months

নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ১৪ অক্টোবর ২০২০: দেশে করোনাভাইরাসে আক্রান্ত হয়ে একদিনে আরও ১৬ জনের মৃত্যু হয়েছে, যা গত ১৩৯ দিনের মধ্যে সর্বনিম্ন। রোজার ঈদের পর গত ২৮ মে দেশে করোনাভাইরাসে আক্রান্ত হয়ে ১৫ জনের মৃত্যুর তথ্য জানিয়েছিল স্বাস্থ্য অধিদপ্তর। আর গত ৯ অক্টোবর ১৭ জনের মৃত্যুর তথ্য দেওয়া হয়েছিল।

To control brutality, the government has provided death penalty for rape: PM Hasina

Dhaka, October 13: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that her government has amended the law to control the brutality of rape and added the provision of death penalty.

Covid-19: 22 people die within a day, 1,537 new cases reported

Dhaka, October 13: Twenty-two more people have died of coronavirus (Covid-19) in the last 24 hours across the country, including in the capital.

About half of Dhaka population affected by corona

Dhaka, October 13: About half of the population in Bangladesh's capital city Dhaka is affected by the novel coronavirus, a new report suggests.

Cabinet directs three ministries to prevent forced return of migrant workers

Dhaka, October 13: The cabinet has directed three ministries to take strong and coordinated steps to prevent the forced return of workers from abroad in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.