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    COVID-19 infections top 40,000 in Bangladesh, death toll reaches 559

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 02:43pm on May 28, 2020

    The COVID-19 infections in the country continued to break records as the latest 24-hour reporting period saw the number of new cases crossing past 200. In the 24 hours ending at 8:00am...

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    Prince Charles expresses sympathy over Ampahn Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 11:27am on May 29, 2020

    Prince Charles in a letter to prime minister Sheikh Hasina has expressed sympathy over the losses caused by super cyclone Amphan in Bangladesh. PM’s press...

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    Coronavirus / COVID-19 claims life of another COP in Dhaka

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 09:21pm on May 28, 2020

    Another member of Bangladesh Police died from coronavirus infection at a hospital in the capital on Thursday...

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    10 more Nilphamari RAB members test positive for COVID-19

    United News of Bangladesh. Nilphamari | Updated at 10:47am on May 29, 2020

    Ten more members of Rapid Action Battalion have been infected with the novel coronavirus in Nilphamari. District civil surgeon Ranjit Kumar Barman came up with...

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    Rush back to Dhaka intensifies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:15pm on May 28, 2020

    The rush of Dhaka-bound people on major water channels and highways — without social distancing maintained — were seen on Thursday after the celebrations of Eid-ul-Fitr amid the intensifying...

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    Public transports to resume operations on limited scale

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26pm on May 28, 2020

    Stare minister for public administration Farhad Hossain on Thursday said that the public transports would be allowed to operate in a limited scale as the...

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    United Nations to honour two Bangladesh peacekeepers posthumously

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 09:02pm on May 28, 2020

    Two Bangladeshi peacekeepers, who lost their lives in the line of duty, will be honoured at United Nations ceremony as the UN Headquarters will observe the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers on Friday...

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    High Court orders probing fresh killing of Halda dolphin

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:42pm on May 28, 2020

    The High Court on Thursday directed the Halda River Biodiversity Protection Committee to probe how a giant dolphin weighing around 70kg was killed even after the court formed the committee...