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Bangladesh reports three Covid-19 deaths, 1,790 positive cases

Online Desk Bangladesh reported on Thursday three Covid-19 deaths while it recorded 1,790 coronavirus positive cases during the period. “Bangladesh reported 16.54 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 10,822 samples were tested in the last 24 hours,” a daily statement of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said. During the past 24 hours, the combined figure of coronavirus infection in Dhaka ...

Call for citywide inclusive sanitation services in Rajshahi city

Rajshahi Correspondent Only twenty five percent population living in Rajshahi city have access to safe sanitation services. Speakers at a discussion event today organized at Rajdhani city corporation auditorium shared concern how fecal waste without fecal sludge treatment when dumped near homestead or in waterways often creates environmental hazards and pollution in Rajshahi city. With UNICEF support, Rajshahi City Corporation ...

 200 illegal rail crossings in Cumilla now a ‘death trap’

Zakir Azad, Cumilla Most of the more than two hundred rail crossings in Comilla are unauthorized. These illegal rail crossings in the district are now known as ‘death traps’. Locals claim that the railways do not have any accurate information about these rail crossings. The risk of accidents is also increasing due to faulty barriers of legal rail crossings. Illegal ...

Rapist arrested in Kamalganj

Moulvibazar Correspondent A ninth grade schoolgirl (14) was abducted inside a private car in Kamalganj of Moulvibazar and a young man named Pavel Mia (26) was detained along with the private car on the charge of raping her. Locals from Kumrakapan area of Kamalganj municipal area last Tuesday evening He was arrested and handed over to the police. The detainee ...

Two arrested with yaba in Shibganj

Shibganj (Bogura) Correspondent In Bogura, detective police conducted an anti-drug operation of DB and arrested two drug dealers along with 200 pitch yaba tablets. The arrested are Md. Zahidul Islam (28) son of Md. Ashraf Ali of Kazipur Paschimpara area of ​​Shibganj police station in Bogura district and Rafiqul Islam Rafiq (37) son of late Abdul Jobbar Pramanik of the ...

Three disputed Michael Jackson songs pulled from streaming sites

Entertainment Desk Three Michael Jackson songs have been removed from streaming sites following longstanding claims that they are sung by someone else, Sony and the late singer’s estate said Wednesday. “Breaking News,” “Monster” and “Keep Your Head Up” appear on the 2010 compilation album “Michael,” released a year after Jackson’s death from a drug-induced cardiac arrest. Some fans have long ...

Bhola fruit market is volatile

Sabbir Alam Babu, Bhola Although mango is sold at wholesale water price in Bhola market, uncontrolled mango price in Bhola market. Due to the lack of supervision by the district administration, the mango traders of Bhola have turned the entire fruit market of the district into a mug mulluk. Turning to the fruit market, it is seen that Himsagar Mango ...

Pranay Verma also considered as next High Commissioner in Dhaka

Country Today Desk Indian Ambassador to Vietnam Pranay Verma is also considered as next High Commissioner to Bangladesh. Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) of India is giving a second thought on appointing new High Commissioner to Bangladesh. A sources informed that name of Pranay Verma is being considered as next envoy to Bangladesh along with Sudhakar Dalela who is deputy ...

4 killed in Jhenaidah, Rajbari road crashes

Staff Reporter Four people were killed in separate road accidents in Jhenaidah and Rajbari districts on Thursday, UNB reports. In Jhenaidah, two fish traders died after a pickup van in which they were travelling crashed into a truck parked along the busy Jhenaidah-Kaliganj highway in the early hours of Thursday. The deceased were identified as Ohiduzzaman and Lutfar Rahman, both ...

Netflix confirms ‘Stranger Things’ spinoff and play

Entertainment Desk Fans of the Upside Down rejoice: Netflix’s wildly popular “Stranger Things” is getting a spin-off series and a new stage play set within its creepy supernatural world, the streaming giant said Wednesday. The sci-fi horror following a group of teenagers in a fictional US town as they battle monsters from another dimension is one of Netflix’s flagship and ...