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Madhya Pradesh Covid-19: Thirty India students vaccinated with one syringe

International Desk A health official is being investigated for vaccinating 30 students with a single syringe in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The incident took place in a school in Sagar district where children were being given Covid-19 vaccines. India’s health ministry mandates a “one needle, one syringe, only one time” protocol for Covid-19 vaccines. India has administered ...

Water level up in Jamuna : Erosion intensified at Bhuapur

Bhuapur (Tangail) Correspondent All the rivers of Tangail, including Jamuna, Dhaleshwari and Jhenai River in the third phase, in the third phase of the hill drama and the last few days. The water starts to grow again. However, Tangail District Water Development Board said that there is no fear of flood. On the other hand, the people of Jamuna fleet ...

People will not respond to BNP’s movement called thru ‘remote control’: Quader

Staff Reporter Awami League (AL) General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said the country’s people will not respond to the movement called by BNP using ‘remote control’. He made the remark while speaking at the triennial conference of the AL units of Ward No. 14 and 22 of Dhaka South City through videoconferencing from his official ...

Sylhet Agri University ranks first in aquatic research

SAU Correspondent Sylhet Agricultural University has become the first in the international ranking with 34 research institutes of Bangladesh on aquatic resources and fisheries. A programme titled ‘Celebration of Achievement’ was organized on this occasion. The Faculty of Fisheries of the University organized this celebration on Tuesday, July 26 in the conference room of the Veterinary Faculty of the University. ...

Ramsey agrees to end Juve contract early

Sports Desk Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey has left Juventus a year before the end of his deal, the Italian club said on Tuesday. Ramsey, 31, joined Juve in 2019 as a free agent after spending almost eight years at Arsenal and won the Serie A title in his first campaign in Turin. Last season, he spent five months on loan ...

Global Covid cases top 577 million

Online Desk The overall number of Covid cases has now surged past 577 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 577,023,105 and the death toll reached 6,407,209 on Wednesday morning. The US has recorded 92,494,018 cases so far and 1,052,935 ...

PM offers Bangladesh land for setting up D-8 economic zone

Staff Reporter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday proposed establishment of a D-8 Economic Zone in Bangladesh for investment by the member countries aimed at accelerating their collective economic growth. The offer came in five-point proposals she made in her speech at the of the 20th D-8 Council of Ministers meeting at Dhaka’s Hotel InterContinental, joining it through video conferencing ...

Juventus, Barcelona draw 2-2 in US friendly

Sports Desk Ousmane Dembele and Moise Kean scored two goals apiece as Barcelona and Juventus fought to an entertaining 2-2 draw in their US pre-season friendly in Dallas on Tuesday. French winger Dembele fired Barcelona ahead after 34 minutes at the Cotton Bowl, wriggling past Juventus players Juan Cuadrado and Sandro before beating Juve goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny to make it ...

Biden busts out of Covid isolation with gym session

International Desk Audio-bombed by a barking pet dog, wondering if he looks OK on video conference, and finally being allowed to hit the gym — Joe Biden may be the most powerful man in the world but the ups and downs of Covid isolation are the same as for anyone else. Tuesday was Biden’s fifth day confined to quarters and ...

Sri Lanka: Gotabaya Rajapaksa expected to return to country, official says

International Desk Sri Lanka’s former president Gotabaya Rajapaksa is expected to return to the country from Singapore, a Sri Lankan lawmaker says. Cabinet spokesperson Bandula Gunawardena told reporters on Tuesday that Mr Rajapaksa was not in hiding but the date of his return was not known. The former leader fled Sri Lanka after mass unrest over an economic crisis.Many protesters ...