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    80 per cent hike in bus fares recommended

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:23pm on May 30, 2020

    A special committee to fix fares of public transports on Saturday recommended 80 per cent increase in all bus fares due to the prevailing coronavirus pandemic...

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    Over 4,500 Bangladesh police members infected

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 11:41am on May 30, 2020

    As many as 4,544 members of Bangladesh Police were infected with the novel coronavirus while performing their duties until Friday. ‘Among them, 1,563 have made...

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    People return to Dhaka crowding ferries, small vehicles

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:27pm on May 29, 2020

    Thousands of people continued to return to Dhaka crowding ferries and different vehicles without maintaining social distancing after the celebration of Eid as the general holidays aimed at...

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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...