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    Lightning kills five in 3 northern districts

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rangpur | Updated at 01:50am on July 10, 2020

    Five people, including four farmers, were killed in separate incidents of lightning in Rangpur, Lalmonirhat and Kurigram amid inclement weather on Thursday. Officer-in-charge of Tazhat...

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    Regal Furniture offers discount on Eid

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:48am on July 10, 2020

    Furniture brand Regal introduced 30 new furniture with modern and eye-catching designs on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha, said a press release on Thursday. The furniture...

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    Wari gets 43 new patients in 5 days of lockdown

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:43am on July 10, 2020

    The number of COVID-19 infected people rose to 89 as 43 people tested positive for the novel coronavirus in five days since the enforcement of...

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    Another contractor quizzed over N95 mask scam

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:36am on July 10, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday interrogated Meditech Imaging Ltd director Humayun Kabir for several hours while the owner of Lexicon Merchandise Ltd and Technocrat Ltd...

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    Emergency shelters opened as flood worsens

    Emran Hossain with Rezaul Karim Manik in Lalmonirhat | Updated at 01:01am on July 10, 2020

    Bangladesh on Thursday decided to open emergency flood shelters in 23 districts as the country braced for a rapid worsening of the flood situation over...

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    18 held for selling fake medicines at Uttara drug stores

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:55am on July 10, 2020

    Detective and directorate general of drug administration jointly raided different popular drug stores in Uttara on Thursday and found that they were selling counterfeit medicines....

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    Govt vehicles purchase banned for 6 months

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:51am on July 10, 2020

    The government on Thursday banned the procurement of vehicles by ministries and divisions until next December as part of its austerity measures against the backdrop...

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    Pabna clinic owner held over COVID-19 test forgery

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 12:40am on July 10, 2020

    A Pabna court on Thursday sent a private hospital owner of Ishwardi to judicial custody on Thursday following his arrest in connection with falsifying COVID-19...

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    BB freezes Shahed’s accounts 

    Iqbal Mahmud and HM Murtuza | Updated at 12:37am on July 10, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has initiated a probe against Md Shahed, the absconding Regent Hospital chairman, while Bangladesh Bank has ordered freezing of all the bank...

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    AL allies oppose jute mill closure

    Moloy Saha | Updated at 12:32am on July 10, 2020

    Most partners of the Awami League-led alliance are dissatisfied with the decision of the Awami League government to close 25 stateowned jute mills. The government...