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    Govt arrests BNP activists to divert attention from Covid situation: Fakhrul

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:26am on July 26, 2021

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Sunday said that the government is arresting BNP leaders and activists to divert the public attention from the devastation...

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    Daily dengue cases hit 105

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 12:25am on July 26, 2021

    The number of dengue patients has been increasing gradually across the country especially in July as the month has reported 1,307 dengue cases amid the worsening Covid situation. The country reported this...

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    MA Chaklader’s death anniv today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:23am on July 26, 2021

    Today is the 21st death anniversary of businessman and social worker MA Chaklader, founding chairman of Maxwell Group, said a press release. On the occasion, a doa mahfil will be held at the Chaklader House at Modhubagh of...

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    Prof Ishtiaque Hossain dies

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:22am on July 26, 2021

    Internationally famed political scientist and international relations expert Professor Ishtiaque Hossain died on Sunday in his current workplace in Kuala Lumpur where he was a faculty at International Islamic University of...

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    Ministries asked to ensure public servants submit wealth report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on July 26, 2021

    The public administration ministry has asked all ministries and divisions to ensure that all government employees submit their wealth statements in keeping with the Government Servants (Conduct) Rules 1979 to establish...

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    Walk-in vaccination centres in Rural Bangladesh likely

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:08am on July 26, 2021

    The government is planning to launch nationwide village-level Covid vaccination through spot registration for a week from August 7, health minister Zahid Maleque said on Sunday. The potential vaccine recipients are likely to...

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    Big Covid hospitals in Bangladesh run out of ICU beds

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:00am on July 26, 2021

    Dedicated government Covid hospitals in the capital city of Dhaka have run out of their capacity to provide intensive care with all their intensive care unit beds occupied amid a relentless surge...

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    TCB to sell essentials on streets from today

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:56pm on July 25, 2021

    Amid the ongoing strict restrictions the Trading Corporation of Bangladesh will continue selling daily essentials at subsidised price. The daily essentials would be available on dealer trucks from...