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    Institutional quarantine made obligatory for all arrivals

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:34am on April 08, 2020

    The government has started taking all returnees from abroad irrespective of their nationalities for institutional quarantine to check coronavirus spread. Forty-seven Bangladesh citizens returned from...

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    Australian cricketers ‘sucked up’ to Kohli to save IPL deals

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 10:21pm on April 07, 2020

    Australian cricketers ‘sucked up’ to India and Virat Kohli by holding back on verbal sledging to protect lucrative Indian Premier League deals, according to former...

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    Coronavirus infection death toll jumps to 114 in India

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha / PTI . New Delhi | Updated at 03:07pm on April 07, 2020

    The death toll due to novel coronavirus rose to 114 and the number of cases in the country climbed to 4,421 on Tuesday, according to...

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    Women leader Rakhi Das Purkayastha dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:43pm on April 07, 2020

    Freedom fighter and Bangladesh Mahila Parishad joint general secretary Rakhi Das Purkayastha died of liver cirrhosis Monday evening while undergoing treatment at a hospital in...

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    India eases malaria drug export ban after Trump threat

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:48pm on April 07, 2020

    India announced Tuesday a partial lifting of a fresh export ban on a malaria drug seen as a potential coronavirus treatment, after US president Donald...

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    12 killed in Kashmir violence amid virus lockdown

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 04:14pm on April 05, 2020

    Nine suspected militants and three soldiers were killed in two separate incidents in Indian-administered Kashmir, officials said Sunday, as authorities enforced a lockdown to combat...

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    Coronavirus spread to 30pc of India’s districts

    New Age . Online Desk | Updated at 12:54pm on April 04, 2020

    SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19, has spread to 30 per cent of districts across India...

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    2500 Bangladesh nationals stranded in India

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha. Dhaka | Updated at 11:04pm on April 03, 2020

    The foreign ministry on Friday said that nearly 2500 Bangladesh citizens were currently stranded in India due to a 21-day nationwide lockdown declared by New...

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    India cricketers make most of lockdown

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 06:08pm on April 03, 2020

    From Virat Kohli having his hair cut by his Bollywood wife, to Ravindra Jadeja on a stallion, India’s superstar cricketers are making the most of...

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    Modi for candlelight vigil to combat coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:14pm on April 03, 2020

    Indian prime minister Narendra Modi asked all Indians to hold a nationwide candlelight vigil at their homes on Sunday for nine minutes, beginning exactly at...