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    Jamuna erosion wreaks havoc with houses, embankment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on July 06, 2020

    The flood situation worsened in parts of northern and central Bangladesh as the River Jamuna and its tributaries continued to wreak havoc, breaching embankment and...

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    Jute growers may face price fall, Indian jute to thrive

    Shakhawat Hossain  | Updated at 12:37am on July 06, 2020

    At least 10 state-owned jute mills are operating in India while the government of Bangladesh has closed all the 25 public sector jute mills, which...

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    Lockdown in Wari lax

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 12:29am on July 06, 2020

    People living on the five streets of the capital’s Wari, where a 21-day lockdown was enforced on Saturday, frequently go outside of their houses ignoring...

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    Dr Zafrullah tells govt to combat coronavirus collectively

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 09:28pm on July 05, 2020

    Dr Zafrullah Chowdhury, Gonoshasthaya Kendra founder and one of its trustees, has urged the people not to be afraid while facing the challenges induced by...

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    Bullet-hit body of missing youth recovered from Lalmonirhat border

    United News of Bangladesh. Lalmonirhat | Updated at 09:08pm on July 05, 2020

    The body of a youth who had been missing for five days was recovered from the zero point of Patgram bordering area in Lalmonirhat on...

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    Another Bangladesh journalist dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:56pm on July 05, 2020

    Weekly Uttamasha editor Khandaker Ekramul Haq died of COVID-19 at a Dhaka hospital on Sunday. He was 60. The journalist breathed his last about 11:15am...

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    DGDA asks for external trial of GK kit

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 06:40pm on July 05, 2020

    The Directorate General of Drug Administration on Sunday asked Gonoshasthaya Kendra for further performance trial of their updated Rapid Dot Blot Antibody Kit by an...

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    DAE official dies from coronavirus infection

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:18pm on July 05, 2020

    Md Abul Kasem Azad, deputy director of the Department of Agricultural Extension of Bogura, died of COVID-19 at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital on Sunday morning...

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    Former health DG dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:22pm on July 05, 2020

    Former Directorate General of Health Services director general AKM Nurul Anwar died of COVID-19 on Sunday. He was 78. Bangladesh Medical Association expressed deep shock...

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    61,265 power bills inflated

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 03:10pm on July 05, 2020

    The power ministry on Sunday apologised for some 61,265 incidents of bill manipulation by its employees across Bangladesh during the COVID-19 lockdown from March to...