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Three die of corona-like symptoms


Staff Reporter :Three persons have died in corona like symptoms in two districts in 24 hours.In Chattogram a freedom fighter ...

Boris Johnson in 'good spirits' in hospital

By BBC Online

Boris Johnson says he is in "good spirits" after spending the night in hospital with coronavirus.The PM was taken to ...

Infection reported from 15 districts


News Desk  :Confirmed infections from coronavirus have been reported from 15 districts, with most patients reported from Dhaka, Directorate General ...

Highest 10 persons can join Jum'a prayers


Staff Reporter  :As the coronavirus situation deteriorated in the country, the Religious Affairs Ministry has asked the Muslim devotes to ...

The Zero lane of the city's Basabo area goes under lockdown following detection of several coronavirus cases there.


ACC official dies of coronavirus


Staff Reporter :Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) Director Jalal Saifur Rahman died of coronavirus at Kuwait Bangladesh Friendship Government Hospital in the ...

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care as symptoms worsen


bbc.com: Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care in hospital after his coronavirus symptoms ``worsened``, Downing Street ...

Money granted as stimulus packages has to be saved from corruption

By Editorial Desk

Four new stimulus packages of Tk 67,750 crore have been announced by the government by way of facing the economic ...

When will a coronavirus vaccine be ready?


The Guardian :Even at their most effective - and draconian - containment strategies have only slowed the spread of the ...

No entry, exit from capital: Police put road blockade at Gabtoli on Monday to restrict people enter or leave Dhaka in an effort to contain the spread of coronavirus.


3 more die amid jump in cases


Staff Reporter :Three more died of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours in Bangladesh and the country recorded the highest ...

All shops except pharmacies to close by 7 pm: DMP


Staff Reporter  :Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) on Monday issued a directive asking concerned authorities to keep all kinds of shops ...

Without strict lockdown, the situation may be aggravated: Experts


Reza Mahmud :Bangladesh corona situation may be painful in case of continuation of community transmission and lax lockdown, experts warned. ...


Coronavirus: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care as symptoms worsen


bbc.com: Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care in hospital after his coronavirus symptoms ``worsened``, Downing Street has said.

A spokesman said he was moved on the advice of his medical team and was receiving ``excellent care``.

Mr Johnson has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise ``where necessary``, the spokesman added.

The prime minister, 55, was admitted to hospital in London with ``persistent symptoms`` on Sunday evening.

The Queen has been kept informed about Mr Johnson`s health by No 10, according to Buckingham Palace.

BBC political correspondent Chris Mason said the prime minister was given oxygen late on Monday afternoon, before being taken to intensive care.

However, he has not been put on a ventilator.

A No 10 statement read: "The prime minister has been under the care of doctors at St Thomas' ...Read the full news

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Editorial »

Incapable health sector and coronavirus pandemic

Even for non-communicable diseases, the country's poor people are not getting proper treatment due to the high rise of medical expenses. On the other hand, the authorities showcased outstanding success in healthcare improvement and public health indicators as well as poverty reduction. A recent study had found that out-of-pocket health ...

Sports »

Manchester City's Kyle Walker sorry after 'lockdown party'

England defender Kyle Walker is facing disciplinary action from English Premier League team Manchester City after appearing to break lockdown conditions during the coronavirus pandemic.The 29-year-old Walker apologized on Sunday after it was widely reported he held a party involving two sex workers at his home last week, breaking the ...

City »

Distressed women are waiting for the relief goods defying the order of social distance in city's Green Road area on Sunday.


Editorial »

Remittance flow gets interrupted

The coronavirus pandemic is set to deal a heavy blow to the country's overseas job market and the remittance flow as a large number of Bangladeshi migrants have already lost their jobs or were receiving low wages amid shutdowns enforced to contain the contagion. After different businesses were closed following ...

Business & Economy »

Bangladesh China Chamber of Commerce & Industry (BCCCI) distributing aid to some helpless people at Khilgaon Model Collage in the city on Thursday. Vice President Mohd Ishaqul Hossain Sweet, Joint Secretary General Al Mamun Mridha and Director MD Naim Hossain Bhuiyan, among others, were present.

Business & Economy »

Govt selling Tk 10 rice in Dhaka

Economic Reporter:The government will sell subsidised rice at Tk 10 per kg in Dhaka from Sunday in an effort to help the poor during the shutdown due to the coronavirus outbreak.The special open market sale or OMS will begin in Mirpur's Rupnagar Jheelpar slum and Mohakhali's Shattola slum, the Food ...

Sports »

`We want to help as much as we can` - England players take pay cut

The centrally contracted male and female players in England have opted to take a pay cut during the current global crisis, which has brought cricket to a standstill.With the COVID-19 pandemic threatening to sabotage the entire cricket season in England, centrally contracted players have opted to take a pay cut ...

Football »

Neymar donates $1m to fight coronavirus

AFP, Rio De Janeiro :Neymar has donated $1 million to fight the impact of the new coronavirus in his native Brazil, according to TV network SBT.The Paris Saint-Germain star, the world's third-highest-paid footballer, donated part of the money to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the rest to a ...

City »

Chairman of the Governing Body of the city's Willes Little Flower School and College Arifur Rahman Titu distributing foods among the destitute on the premises of the institution on Saturday. Foods were bought from the joint aid of the teachers and governing body of the institution.

Editorial »

Front line soldiers must be well-armed to fight deadly coronavirus

AT least a dozen people with different illnesses died in Dhaka and other places after they were refused treatment by doctors since March 8 when the first case of coronavirus was reported in the country. Many said a sense of insecurity caused by the persisting shortage of personal protective equipment ...

City »

Devotees offering Jum'a prayers on the street without having place in the mosque. The snap was taken from in front of Naya Palton Jame Masjid in the city on Friday.

City »

Army personnel deployed in different areas trying to raise awareness among the commoners to stay home with a view to protecting themselves from coronavirus. The snap was taken from Chwakbazar in th city on Friday.

Business & Economy »

Local lawmaker Elias Uddin Mollah, on behalf of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University, distributing essential food sttuff among the poor at Pallabi area in the city recently. Rear Admiral M Khaled Iqbal, Vice-Chancellor of the university was also present.

Sports »

Olympic chiefs bracing for extra costs in rescheduling Tokyo Games

AFP, Paris :Olympic chiefs said Thursday they were bracing themselves for the extra costs incurred by rescheduling the Tokyo Games by a year to 2021.The historic decision to postpone the summer Olympics by 12 months was taken this week amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. It was the first peacetime postponement ...

Football »

Suarez 'hurt' by criticism of Barca players' pay cut delay

AFP, Montevideo:Uruguay star Luis Suarez complained on Thursday that he has been "hurt" by criticism of him and fellow millionaire Barcelona players for the time it took to agree to pay cuts to help out other club employees.Argentine superstar Lionel Messi announced on Monday that Barca's players had agreed to ...

Anniversary Issue-2019 »

  1. Bangladesh: The State-Language and the State
  2. Captive politics is not student politics
  3. Glimpses of Cultural heritage in Bangladesh

Front Page »

  1. Coronavirus: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care as symptoms worsen
  2. Money granted as stimulus packages has to be saved from corruption
  3. When will a coronavirus vaccine be ready?

City »

  1. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presiding over the Cabinet meeting at Ganobhaban in the city on Monday.
  2. Relief materials being distributed with the assistance of Dhaka District Administration among the poor people keeping social distance in the city's Manda area on Monday.
  3. Artificial intelligence to be used halting COVID-19

Editorial »

  1. Secured working atmosphere to be ensured for migrant workers
  2. Incapable health sector and coronavirus pandemic
  3. Opportunity For BD To Manage Corona

Entertainment »

  1. What Ferdous says for the people about Coronavirus
  2. Hrithik thanks ex-wife Sussanne for being so understanding in their journey of co-parenting
  3. Kriti Sanon clocks 30m followers on Instagram

Sports »

  1. Gabriela Sabatini 'doubts' tennis can return in 2020
  2. National footballer Sabina's house attacked in Satkhira
  3. Using this time to reflect and recalibrate: Mickey Arthur

Football »

  1. Neymar donates $1m to fight coronavirus
  2. FIFA cancels all June internationals over virus
  3. Former Ivory Coast defender Ignace Guidy dies aged 64

Cricket »

  1. Tigers to donate 50pc of one month's salary
  2. Shakib hails doctors, nurses on the frontline of coronavirus fight
  3. ICC Board video conference to discuss contingency plans for COVID-19 on Friday

Chittagong »

  1. Birth centenary of Bangabandhu celebrated at Parents Care School
  2. Cononavirus detection kits reach Ctg
  3. Members of Coastguard arrested two persons with 1.5 lakh Yaba tablets on Saturday.

National »

  1. RANGPUR: An all-time record production of potato is likely in five districts of Rangpur agricultural region where harvesting the crop is nearing completion during the current Robi season.
  2. Corona situation in dists 3206 expatriates in home quarantine in Chandpur, Benapole, Rangpur
  3. Man sentenced to death for raping, burning girl

Back Page »

  1. Some areas of Narayanganj city put under lockdown after eleven people were tested coronavirus positive. This picture was taken from city’s Khanpur area on Monday.
  2. Bail-outs are inevitable and toxic
  3. Office timing rescheduled for Ramzan

Business & Economy »

  1. A S M Feroz Alam, Director of Mercantile Bank Limited, handing over Foods among 3000 poor and under privilege people's of Kalaiya who were affected by the lockdown due to coronavirus outbreak at the premises of Shaheda-Gafur-Ibrahim General Hospital at Kalayia at Baufal in Patuakhali on Monday.
  2. AIIB approves $404m loan to improve BD cross-border connectivity
  3. MCCI, BEF, BUILD hail PM's stimulus package

International »

  1. Prison riot kills 23 in Colombia as Chile enforces virus curfew
  2. US envoy says Kabul, Taliban in first prisoner exchange talks
  3. US Secretary of State Pompeo visits Kabul amid multiple crises

Life »

  1. Does the coronavirus increase sociability?
  2. Drug Addiction vs. Drug Dependence Difference is often misunderstood
  3. Changing Behavior

Literature »

  1. Humour and humility walk hand in hand!
  2. Why do you make me crying by the seashore?
  3. Cartoonist, writer Dr Seuss

Campus Life »

  1. Benajir Ahmed, Chairman, Board of Trustees, Professor Atiqul Islam, Vice-Chancellor, Members-Board of Trustees, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Treasurer, Directors, Administrative heads are seen during celebration of Mujib Shoto Borsho 2020, Birth Centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at North South University.
  2. DIU hosts seminar on 1971 War Babies
  3. Freshers' reception held at Jagannath University

Feature »

  1. Stopping your negative thinking
  2. 5 times it is alright to skip the gym
  3. How to save money

Law and Justice »

  1. Transnational and organized crime in Bangladesh
  2. Appeal invalid against sentence unless 50pc cheque amount deposited
  3. Steps in case failure of an investigating officer

Campus Cronical »

  1. Children should learn think critically about news
  2. Help kids learning at home
  3. Literacy tips for parents and caregivers

Art & Culture »

  1. Group exhibition ‘Ten Dimensions’
  2. To the Root of Art
  3. Puzzle of Myth


  1. French-Spanish singer Manu Chao enthralls Dhaka audience
  2. Nasir Ali Mamun’s 59th solo photography exhibition at AFD
  3. Amar Ekushey Book Fair 2020

Weekend Plus »

  1. Ways to spot false news on Facebook Weekend Plus Desk
  2. Juggling work at home with kids
  3. What type of friends you should avoid

New Nation Supplement »

  1. Independence : Role of Bengali Defence personnel
  2. poem
  3. Bangabandhu and Glorious
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