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India see off Ireland in rain-affected T20

Sports Desk Hardik Pandya got off to a winning start as India captain as the tourists chased down Ireland’s 108-4 to win a rain-affected T20 international by seven wickets on Sunday. The first match of a two-game series in Malahide was reduced to 12 overs per side due to a rain-delayed start. Pandya won the toss and inserted the hosts ...

Ukraine war pushes France to rethink coal power station closure

International Desk France has become the latest country to reconsider its energy options because of the war in Ukraine, announcing Sunday it was looking into reopening a recently closed coal-fired power station. The energy transition ministry said it was considering reopening the station at Saint-Avold in eastern France this winter, “given the situation in Ukraine” and the effect it was ...

Global Covid cases top 549 million

Online Desk The overall number of Covid cases has now crossed 549 million amid a rise in new infections in Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Europe. According to the latest global data, the total case count mounted to 549,002,912 while the death toll from the virus reached 6,350,864 on Monday morning. The US has recorded 88,794,286 cases so far ...

Raushan to return from Bangkok today

Staff Reporter Leader of the opposition in parliament Raushan Ershad is scheduled to return home from Bangkok today after nearly seven and a half months’ stay there for medical treatment. Raushan Ershad is scheduled to reach Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 12:10 pm on Monday, party sources said. Party leaders and activists will be present at the airport to welcome ...

Waterborne diseases soar in flood-hit area

Sylhet Bureau The number of patients with waterborne diseases visiting health facilities, including public hospitals, from areas where floodwater has receded has increased significantly, said government health officials, worried about a potential outbreak of such diseases soon. The average number of daily patients with waterborne diseases visiting outpatient departments at public hospitals in Sylhet division has gone up by nearly ...

Python on tree in Juri, Forest Depart failed to rescue

Juri (Moulvibazar) Correspondent A python snake was found on a tree branch in juri of Moulvibazar on Saturday. The python was spotted on a tree branch at the house of Debashish Das, Headmaster of Kalnigarh Government Primary School in Amtail village of Paschimjuri union of the upazila on Saturday evening. Debashish Das said on Sunday afternoon, “Sometime in the night, ...

South American nation wants to join BRICS

International Desk Argentina wants the BRICS emerging economies to admit it as a full member, President Alberto Fernandez said on Friday at the group’s 14th summit. “Argentina wants to join this space and offer its contributions as a member of it,” Fernandez said via video link. The BRICS nations, comprising Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, account for over ...

Bangabandhu Gold Cup Football Tourna : Aulajur Govt Pry School champion

Gafargaon (Mymensingh) Correspondent Aulajur Government Primary School became the undefeated champion at the police station level by defeating Shakhchara Government Primary School in the final of Pagla Thana Bangabandhu Gold Cup Football Tournament in Mymensingh’s Gafargaon Upazila. Aulajur Government Primary School defeated Shakhchara Government Primary School 3-0 in the final held at Satarbari Government Primary School ground on Sunday (June ...

People sufferings Extreme Flood water recedes in Sylhet

Sylhet Bureau Flood water recedes in Sylhet, the scars it leaves behind in the last twelve days are becoming more evident. However, most of the areas are still under water as the flow back of floodwater has been relatively slow. People displaced by the devastating flood have started to return home where most of the things have been damaged.Meanwhile, a ...

Sheikh Hasina : Role model of the world

JnU Correspondent Bangladesh’s potential has been made known to the world with the opening of the Padma Bridge. Bangladesh’s abilities spread throughout the world. Bangladesh used its own funds to construct the Padma Bridge. The bridge will accelerate economic growth. Sheikh Hasina’s leadership will give the people of Bangladesh’s southern region new energy. Once more, Sheikh Hasina gained recognition as ...