Bangla Sunday, April 05, 2020
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8 MALAYSIANS LINKED TO DELHI MOSQUE EVENT CAUGHT BEFORE TA...

They were caught at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport today. (File) Eight Malaysian citizens who were about to board a special flight t...

BANGLADESH GOVT EXTENDS GENERAL HOLIDAYS TILL APRIL 14

The government on Sunday declared April 12 and 13 as general holidays, aiming to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The public administration ministr...

RMG WORKERS ASKED TO GO BACK FROM FACTORIES’ GATE

In the face of severe criticism, BGMEA urged all garment owners to close down the factories A huge number of garment workers have been asked to retur...

CORONAVIRUS: MIRPUR BUILDING PUT ON LOCKDOWN AS COUPLE FOU...

Mirpur police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mostajirur Rahman confirmed the matter on Sunday Police have placed a five-storey building in Dhaka's Mi...

PM HASINA UNVEILS NEW STIMULUS PACKAGES OF TK 677.5B

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday announced four new stimulus packages of Tk 677.5 billion to overcome the possible economic shock from the ongoi...

TRUMP REQUESTS PM MODI TO RELEASE HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE ORDER...

India’s Directorate General of Foreign Trade on March 25 banned the export of the anti-malarial drug U.S. President Donald Trump has said that...

INTL AID REQUIRES INCLUSIVE GOVT IN AFGHANISTAN: WELLS

Alice Wells, the US’s Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs, in a tweet said that international aid requires...

IRAN URGES EUROPEAN UNION TO DEFY US SANCTIONS AMID COVID-...

Iran envoy to Belgium on Saturday asked the European Union to oppose US sanctions on Iran amid the surge of COVID-19 pandemic, according to the media...

OPEC+ EMERGENCY MEETING UNLIKELY TO TAKE PLACE ON MONDAY D...

The special emergency OPEC+ meeting to try to end the oil price war by cutting the production by the OPEC and other major oil producers, among them Ru...

INDIA TO SWITCH OFF LIGHTS FOR 9 MINUTES AT 9 PM TONIGHT ‘...

As the 21-day-lockdown enters its 11th day on Sunday, India will turn off its lights at 9 pm for 9 minutes and light up candles or diyas, on the appea...

What Do President Ghani’s Recent Appointments Reveal?

Over the past few days, President Ashraf Ghani has made a number of changes in government posts, including Mohammad Hanif Atmar, the former national s...

Coronavirus Malaysia: lockdown leaves migrants isolated; i...

Just 15 minutes’ drive from the centre of  Malaysia’s capital, high-rise condominiums give way to yellow and cream-coloured blocks of...

Bill Gates reveals multi-billion dollar plan to fight coro...

The Microsoft billionaire, Bill Gates, is funding the construction of factories for the production of seven coronavirus vaccine candidates. In discus...

NY vows to send troops for ventilators as death toll nears...

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that he would sign an executive order giving the state the power to confiscate unused medical equipment a...

COVID-19 Patient’s Dog Spared From Execution in Myanmar

The life of a one-year-old dog belonging to COVID-19 patients in Bago Region’s Pauk Khaung Township has been spared after it was marked out for...

IHK domicile law

While the world is preoccupied with battling the Covid-19 contagion, elements within the Indian establishment, unfortunately, are still busy stirring...

12 Tablighi members from Bangladesh booked by UP police fo...

An FIR has been registered against 12 Bangladesh citizens who attended the Tablighi Jamaat congregation in Delhi last month and are now in administrat...

India newborn twins named Corona and Covid after virus

A couple in India's central state of Chhattisgarh have named their newborn twins Corona and Covid amid the country's nationwide lockdown brought on by...

‘Muslims Are Foreigners’: Inside India’s Campaign to Decid...

For nearly two years, Mamoni Rajkumari, a lawyer, spent her days deciding who was an Indian citizen and who was not, as part of a tribunal reviewing s...

How is COVID-19 outbreak impacting Afghan Refugees in Paki...

Afghan Refugees in Pakistan are waiting for aides to be provided by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). Actions being taken at...

National power grid terms the 9 PM light-off event unprece...

Reduction in power demand as a result of switching off lights at 9 pm for 9 minutes on Sunday will suddenly reduce power demand by 12,879 MW at a go,...