Bangla Sunday, April 05, 2020

Bangladesh

Bright side of a dark cloud

In Bangladesh when the government initially announced a holiday from 26 March to 4 April, a semi lockdown began in the country. Scared,...

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...

Wikipedia updates the COVID-19 situation in Bangladesh

With the global outbreak of novel coronavirus or COVID-19, the world is seeing the worst pandemic in living history. Starting in Wuhan...

Bangladesh falls behind in COVID-19 tests, ahead in death...

In around a month after reporting its first coronavirus case, Bangladesh has far fewer number of deaths and infections than many other...

India not to evacuate its citizens from Bangladesh or any...

File photo The government of India on Friday informed the Delhi High Court that due to the lockdown to contain the spread COVID-19...

Bangladeshi shot dead by BSF along Thakurgaon border

A Bangladeshi man was shot to death by Indian Border Security Force (BSF) on Indian territory along Thakurgaon border early Thursday....

Bangladesh receives final surplus UK C-130J airlifter

Bangladesh has received the last of five UK-surplus Lockheed Martin C-130J Hercules transport aircraft it ordered, the UK Ministry of D...

Primark among retailers cancelling £2.4bn orders in ‘catas...

More than a million Bangaldeshi garment workers have been sent home without pay or have lost their jobs after western clothing brands c...

Bangladesh eligible for EU GSP

Bangladesh will remain an eligible country for the EU's Generalised Scheme of Preferences (GSP) as the European Ombudsman has found no...

Bangladeshi garment exporters face $6 billion hit as world...

Bangladesh, the second-largest apparel producer after China, is set to lose roughly $6 billion in export revenue this financial year am...

Bangladesh not equipped to fight corona pandemic

Bangladesh is yet to be equipped with the necessary health care facilities and support to deal with serious cases of the novel coronavi...

Two million could die in Bangladesh from Coronavirus, warn...

People leave Dhaka with high coronavirus risk Bangladesh is facing up to two million deaths from the COVID-19 epidemic if imme...

Bangladesh receives 300,000 masks from China

Founder and Chairman of Chinese internet giant Alibaba Jack Ma Bangladesh received 300,000 masks from Jack Ma Foundation sched...

Soldiers enforce 10-day shutdown in Bangladesh to slow vir...

Bangladesh deployed soldiers and police on Thursday to enforce the start of a nationwide 10-day shutdown to slow the spread of the coro...

Bangladesh receives more medical equipment from China

A second batch of medical equipment, donated by the Chinese government, has arrived in Dhaka from Kunming, to help Bangladesh tackle th...

Coronavirus: Bangladesh troops start fieldwork

Members of Bangladesh armed forces began their works in aid to civil administration and continued patrol at major cities and remote are...

Coronavirus: Bangladesh expats in limbo for work freeze

Bangladeshi workers staying abroad are having a tough time for a freeze in their economic activity due to the outbreak of coronavirus a...

Bangladesh limits Rohingya camp activities

The government has taken steps to scale down several activities inside the Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar for reducing risks of sp...

China to send coronavirus test kits, PPE as gift to Bangla...

Bangladesh foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday said China will provide Bangladesh with coronavirus testing kits, personal protec...

Army to enforce social distancing in Bangladesh

Bangladesh army will start fanning out across the country on Tuesday to enforce social distancing rules and all public and private offi...

Bangladesh, India ready to launch joint study on advanced...

Bangladesh and India are set to start a joint study on the signing of an advanced free trade area deal under the banner of comprehensiv...