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Misery befalls flood victims

Staff Reporter Flash floods have damaged vast areas of cropland and washed away houses, cattle and other valuables, leaving millions of people in the country’s north-eastern, northern and central regions in utter distress. Sufferings of the flood-hit people in these areas continue to mount due to a lack of food and pure drinking water, locals said, adding that government relief ...

Global Covid cases surpass 546 million

Online Desk The overall number of Covid cases has now crossed 546 million amid a rise in new infections in parts of the world. According to the latest global data, the total case count mounted to 546,626,378 while the death toll from the virus reached 6,345,658 Thursday morning. The US has recorded 88,443,398 cases so far and 1,039,771 people have ...

Roy and Buttler tame Netherlands bowlers as England sweep ODI series

Sports Desk Jason Roy and Jos Buttler demolished the Netherlands on Wednesday as England coasted to an eight-wicket victory with nearly 20 overs to spare in the third one-day international, sealing the series 3-0. Roy’s 101 not out was his 10th one-day international hundred in Amstelveen, with Buttler, standing in for injured captain Eoin Morgan, smashing an unbeaten 86. Earlier, ...

73rd AL founding anniversary today

Staff Reporter Bangladesh Awami League, a torchbearer of the country’s glorious history, is celebrating its 73rd founding anniversary today in a befitting manner. On this day in 1949, the Awami League, the oldest political party in the country, started its journey from the historic Rose Garden in Old Dhaka and led the country’s war of independence in 1971. The party ...

San Francisco subway train shooting kills 1, wounds another

International Desk One man was killed and another was wounded in a shooting on a San Francisco subway train Wednesday that ended in the city’s historically LGBTQ neighborhood just days before Pride celebrations, police said. The shooting occurred shortly before 10 a.m. on a commuter train as it pulled away from a residential station toward the station in the city’s ...

PM pays homage to Bangabandhu on AL’s founding anniversary

Staff Reporter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday paid glowing tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman marking the 73rd founding anniversary of the ruling Awami League (AL). She paid homage to Bangabandhu by placing a wreath at the portrait of the Father of the Nation at Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi-32 in the capital this morning. ...

Flood water also rising on railway line in Kulaura

Moulvibazar Correspondent Due to the heavy rains of the last few days and the steep slopes coming down from the upper reaches, the flood waters in the river Gogali along with the Hakaluki haor in Kulaura of Moulvibazar It is increasing day by day. As a result, more than half a million people in 6 villages of 6 unions of ...

Unplanned sluicegate causses waterlogging in Bagatipara

Bagatipara (Natore) Correspondent When the rivers of most parts of the country are flooded, the water of the big river of Bagatipara cries out. The ebb and flow of the riverEvery year at this time new water comes to Baral. Fishermen are busy hunting for fish but Baral river is an exceptional form. According to locals, the sluice gate was ...

Dainik News Correspondents Orientation Programme held at Shibalaya

Mohammad Younus Ali, Manikganj Orientation Programme-2022 of the daily news correspondents of Manikganj, was held on Wednesday (June 22) at Rohan Library Auditorium in Aricha. The main theme of the orientation was ‘Background and Modern Outline of Journalism’. Shibalaya Upazila Nirbahi Officer Md. Zahidur Rahman was the chief guest. Daily News Editor Babul Akhtar Manjur presided over the function. The ...

Gilman distributes relief to over 900 flood-hit families in Kulaura

Moulvibazar Correspondent Some 900 flood-hit families get food items in Kulaura upazila Kadipur Union of Moulvibazar district on Tuesday and Wednesday, Kadipur Union Parisod administration has distributed The dry food was distributed among the flood-affected families at During the day, about 900 people were in danger of flood in Kadipur Union, Chakapan School and College Shelter, Faridpur Government Primary School ...