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    Editors’ Council condemns arrests of journalists under DSA

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:13pm on July 01, 2020

    The Editors’ Council has condemned the recent spate of cases filed against and arrest of editors, journalists, writers, university teachers, under the Digital Security Act...

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    Number of cattle markets to be reduced if needed: Obaidul

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:33pm on July 01, 2020

    Apprehending further rise in coronavirus cases due to cattle markets ahead of Eid-ul-Azha, Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Wednesday urged the authorities concerned...

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    COVID-19 infects 3,775, claims 41 more in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:48pm on July 01, 2020

    The detection of COVID-19 patients doubled in the past 21 days and the death from the novel coronavirus doubled in the past 23 days in...

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    Bangladesh business tycoon Latifur Rahman dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:43pm on July 01, 2020

    Renowned businessman and industrialist of the country Latifur Rahman died at his village home in Cumilla’s Chauddagram on Wednesday. He was the founding director of...

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    DMCH bins media reports on abnormal food cost

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:38pm on July 01, 2020

    Dhaka Medical College Hospital director AKM Nasir Uddin on Wednesday dismissed the allegations of corruption in Tk 20 crore expenses for food and accommodation of...

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    Vehicular movement partially resumes on Postogola bridge

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:27am on July 01, 2020

    Vehicular movement on the Bangladesh-China Friendship Bridge 1 over the River Buriganga at Postogola in Dhaka partially resumed after 27 hours on Tuesday night. The...

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    Fertility rate in Bangladesh 2.0, life expectancy 73yrs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:57am on July 01, 2020

    The total fertility rate in Bangladesh is now 2.0 and the life expectancy at birth is now 73 years, according to the State of World...

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    Life expectancy rate rises to 72.6yrs: BBS

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:50am on July 01, 2020

    The life expectancy rate at birth has increased to 72.6 years in the country in 2019 from 72.3 years one year ago with women enjoying...

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    Govt signs $142m loan agreements with ADB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:48am on July 01, 2020

    The Asian Development Bank would finance $142 million to expand rural road networks and to promote multimodal transport in Bangladesh. The Economic Relation Division on Tuesday...

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    Police SI dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:46am on July 01, 2020

    There has been a sudden surge in COVID-19 infection in police force in last two days while another cop died from the virus attack early...