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Brazil president’s Facebook post deleted over fake news

Facebook and Instagram removed videos of Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro on Monday, saying they spread misinformation about the coronavirus, a day after Twitter did the…

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Covid-19 response: What is still missing?

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has struck a bold and inspirational note, as the leader of the nation must, in her impromptu remarks on March 29…

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US might rethink Iran sanctions in light of coronavirus outbreak: Pompeo

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held out the possibility on Tuesday that the United States may consider easing sanctions on Iran and other nations…

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Kushtia man who died with respiratory trouble tests negative for Covid-19

A 51-year-old man who died at Kushtia General Hospital on the morning of March 30, has tested negative for coronavirus. A report from IEDCR came…

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Pabna Jubo League leader held for ‘spreading rumours on coronavirus’

Police have arrested a leader of Jubo League from Pabna for allegedly spreading rumours about coronavirus on social media. Arrestee Abdus Salam Mollah is the…

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Construction of last pier of Padma Bridge to be completed today

The construction of the last pier of the much-anticipated Padma Bridge is expected to be completed within today, giving a big boost to the long-delayed…

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3 returnees might be released today from Ashkona quarantine centre

Three Bangladeshis, who recently returned from Sweden, might be released from Ashkona Hajj Camp quarantine centre today as they had no symptoms of Covid-19 during…

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Ongoing shutdown to be extended: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the government will extend the ongoing shutdown for some more days. She also directed not to hold any celebratory…

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NBR asks customs offices to release essentials, raw materials

The National Board of Revenue directed its customs offices to release industrial raw materials alongisde imported essential commodities, emergency medical equipment related products and services….

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Low-income people to get food support countrywide: ministry

Government has taken an initiative to provide food assistance to those who have lost their means of daily income, due to the ongoing 10-day shutdown….

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