Friday, April 03, 2020, 03:10:58 PM
PM asks govt officials to use masks

PM asks govt officials to use masks

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina asked government officials and employees to use mask while discharging their duty in the wake of coronavirus outbreak.

2020-04-02 21:51:11
Coronavirus: People asked to inform police before aid distribution 

Coronavirus: People asked to inform police before aid distribution 

People are requested to inform administration and police before distributing any kind of aid among the distitute.

2020-04-02 21:25:44
Banking hours extended by 1 hour

Banking hours extended by 1 hour

Banks will remain open from 10am to 3pm while banking transaction hours for customers will be from 10am to 1pm during the general holidays from April 5 to April 9. 

2020-04-02 17:57:25
5,000 global coronavirus deaths in last 24 hrs, total 47,000 

5,000 global coronavirus deaths in last 24 hrs, total 47,000 

The world confirmed around 5,000 deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) in last 24 hours, raising the total number of fatalities to 47,263 till 12:30pm on Thursday (Bangladesh Time).  

2020-04-02 13:30:34
Two more test positive for COVID-19 in last 24-hrs, total 56

Two more test positive for COVID-19 in last 24-hrs, total 56

Two more people have tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country in last 24 hours, raising the cases of total infected to 56, said Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR).

2020-04-02 12:41:52
327 Japanese citizens leave Dhaka

327 Japanese citizens leave Dhaka

A total of 327 Japanese nationals left here for Tokyo this morning by a special chartered flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines amid COVID-19 pandemic. 

2020-04-02 12:16:29
Bashundhara Group provides PPE, masks for DGMS

Bashundhara Group provides PPE, masks for DGMS

Bashundhara Group (BG) has provided doctors and staff of the Directorate General of Medical Service (DGMS) with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and masks to tackle the coronavirus situation.

2020-04-01 23:46:59
All courts to remain closed till April 9

All courts to remain closed till April 9

Activities of all courts will remain suspended till April 9, according to the Supreme Court authorities.

2020-04-01 20:59:26
325 Japanese citizens to leave Dhaka Thursday

325 Japanese citizens to leave Dhaka Thursday

A total of 325 Japanese nationals are set to leave here for Tokyo by a special chartered flight of Biman Bangladesh airlines on Thursday (April 2) morning.

2020-04-01 17:56:42
Gazette on extended general holiday issued 

Gazette on extended general holiday issued 

The Public Administration Ministry on Wednesday (April 1) issued a gazette notification on the extended general holidays. 

2020-04-01 17:27:50
Global coronavirus death toll crosses 42,000 

Global coronavirus death toll crosses 42,000 

The global death toll of coronavirus hits 42,340 till Wednesday morning (Bangladesh Time 12:30pm).

2020-04-01 13:27:57
Bangladesh confirms 6th coronavirus death, 3 more cases

Bangladesh confirms 6th coronavirus death, 3 more cases

Bangladesh on Wednesday (April 1) confirmed the 6th death from coronavirus disease while three more persons were infected with the virus in last 24 hours.

2020-04-01 12:52:35
Couple among 3 killed in Cumilla car plunge 

Couple among 3 killed in Cumilla car plunge 

A couple and their car driver were killed as the vehicle plunged into a roadside ditch in Bangra Bazar area of Muradnagar upazila in Cumilla on Tuesday (March 31) noon.

2020-03-31 20:34:47
Global coronavirus deaths cross 39,000 with over 8 lakhs cases 

Global coronavirus deaths cross 39,000 with over 8 lakhs cases 

The global death toll of coronavirus hits 39,025 till Tuesday evening. A total of 802,967 people have been infected while 172,396 recovered worldwide in the deadly disease, worldometer reports.

2020-03-31 19:16:27
Bashundhara Group gives food aid to 1,700 more poor families

Bashundhara Group gives food aid to 1,700 more poor families

Bashundhara Group, country’s largest business conglomerate, distributed food assistance among 1,700 more hand-to-mouth families in the city to help them overcome financial hardships caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

2020-03-31 18:41:14