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    Bangladesh to go for Covid vaccine coproduction

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:01am on July 25, 2021

    Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Saturday said Bangladesh will go for coproduction of Covid-19 vaccines soon, emphasizing that there is no alternative to production...

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    Ex-minister Jahanara Begum dies

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:48am on July 25, 2021

    Jahanara Begum, a former state minister for cultural affairs and BNP vice-chairperson, died of cardiac arrest in the city on Saturday. She was 79. Jahanara...

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    250 ventilators to reach Bangladesh from India tonight

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:33pm on July 24, 2021

    Bangladesh will receive 250 ventilators coming from New Delhi on Saturday night amid increased hospitalisation of Covid-19 patients across the country...

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    Teenager dies in Magura road accident

    United News of Bangladesh . Magura | Updated at 03:09pm on July 24, 2021

    A teenager returning home on a bike died after allegedly falling into a roadside ditch on the Magura-Khulna highway in the Sajiyara area of the...

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    Sinopharm jabs less effective in protecting elderly

    United News of Bangladesh / AP . Budapest, Hungary | Updated at 10:10am on July 24, 2021

    A new study suggests that a Sinopharm vaccine offers poor protection from Covid-19 among the elderly, raising questions for dozens of countries that have given...

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    Remembering Tajuddin on his birth anniversary

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:09am on July 24, 2021

    The 96th birth anniversary of Tajuddin Ahmad, the first prime minister of independent Bangladesh and one of the four national leaders, was observed on Friday....

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    Bangladesh PM Hasina congratulates Nepalese PM

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:20pm on July 23, 2021

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday congratulated newly appointed Nepalese prime minister Sher Bahadur Deuba and expressed hope that his new leadership would further deepen...

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    Yunus awarded Olympic Laurel

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:02pm on July 23, 2021

    Noble laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus has said he is honoured and overwhelmed to receive the Olympic Laurel. ‘I’m honoured and overwhelmed to receive this Olympic...

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    7 die in separate accidents in Bagerhat

    United News of Bangladesh . Bagerhat | Updated at 12:28pm on July 23, 2021

    At least seven people were killed in two separate road accidents on the Khulna-Mawa highway in Bagerhat district on Friday, police said...

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    Global Covid-19 cases top 192 million

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:10am on July 23, 2021

    The global Covid-19 caseload has now surged past the grim milestone of 192 million as the highly contagious Delta variant is spreading like wildfire in...