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Akram Khan tests positive for Covid-19

NE Sports Correspondent Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) cricket operations chairman and former Bangladesh captain Akram Khan has tested positive for Covid-19.  He is currently in home isolation. According to Akram’s family, the former skipper was suffering from Covid-19 symptoms for the past few days and hence got himself tested. Akram also told a local media […]

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Bangladesh starts giving 2nd dose on April 8

NE Bangladesh Desk Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday directed the authorities concerned to roll out the second dose of Covid-19 vaccine from next Thursday (April 8) as per preschedule. She made the confirmation while chairing the weekly Cabinet meeting, held at the Bangladesh Secretariat, joining virtually from her official residence Ganabhaban. “The Prime Minister […]

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At least 27 dead, many missing after launch capsizes at Sitalakkha River

NE Bangladesh Desk A small vessel packed with more than 50 passengers capsized after colliding with another boat in central Bangladesh on Sunday evening, leaving at least 26 people dead and many more of others missing, officials said. The double-decker launch was hit by a cargo vessel from the rear and immediately sank in the […]

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Public transport to remain closed in Bangladesh from Monday

NE Bangladesh Correspondent Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said public transport services will remain suspended from Monday to contain the rising trend of coronavirus. “Public transport will remain suspended from tomorrow,” he told a press conference on contemporary issues at his official residence here.The vehicles carrying […]

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7-day lockdown set to be enforced from Monday in Bangladesh

NE Bangladesh Desk The government is all set to enforce a seven-day lockdown from Monday to stem the spread of coronavirus, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said Saturday. In a media briefing at his residence, the Awami League general secretary urged the people to properly follow health guidelines to protect themselves from Covid-19. […]

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Britain adds Pakistan, Bangladesh, Kenya and Philippines to ‘red list’

NE World Desk Britons returning from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Kenya and the Philippines will have to go into hotel quarantine from next Friday in a move that will further deter any travel during the Easter school holidays. The four countries are to be added to England’s “red list” of countries under a travel ban amid concerns […]

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Prime Minister inaugurates Bangabandhu 9th Bangladesh Games

NE Sports Correspondent Vibrant colours turned the Dhaka sky into a glitzy canvas as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina virtually inaugurated the 9th Bangabandhu Bangladesh Games at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka on Thursday evening. The torch of the biggest local sports show was ignited by Siddikur Rahman, the premier golfer of the country and […]

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Bangladesh, Bhutan agree to activate river routes to expand trade

NE Bangladesh Desk Bangladesh and Bhutan has agreed to activate the river routes to expand business between the two countries. According to BSS, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Bhutanese counterpart Dr. Lotay Tshering reached the consensus in a meeting held at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) in the capital. PM’s Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim […]