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    Maldives, Bhutan get first batch of Indian COVID-19 vaccine

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 04:55pm on January 20, 2021

    India exported its first batch of locally produced COVID-19 shots Wednesday, officials said, as the world’s biggest vaccine manufacturer scrambled to meet requests from other...

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    Bangladesh logs lowest COVID-19 deaths in eight months

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:17pm on January 20, 2021

    Bangladesh on Wednesday had logged the lowest eight COVID-19 deaths since May 9, 2020. It also logged an additional 656 coronavirus infections from COVID-19 in...

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    3.5m doses COVID-19 vaccine likely Thursday

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 03:59pm on January 20, 2021

    A total of 3.5 million or 35 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine would be brought to Dhaka on Thursday in the first instalment. This is...

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    Three people killed, 15 injured in Faridpur road accident

    United News of Bangladesh . Faridpur | Updated at 02:46pm on January 20, 2021

    Three people were killed and 15 others were injured after a bus overturned in Bogail area of Bhanga upazila in Faridpur on Wednesday...

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    Bill to regulate Bangladesh salt market placed in Parliament

    United News of Bangladesh . Jatiya Sangsad | Updated at 01:40pm on January 20, 2021

    The Iodised Salt Bill, 2021, aiming to ensure proportionate use of iodine in salt and regulate the salt market in the country was placed in...

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    Bangladesh, WI show solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:06pm on January 20, 2021

    Bangladesh and West Indies cricketers on Wednesday showed solidarity with Balck Lives Matter movement before the start of their first one-day international of a three-match...

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    Vaccination to start in 1st week of February: health secy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:28pm on January 20, 2021

    The COVID-19 vaccination program would begin in Bangladesh in the first week of February, health secretary Abdul Mannan said while addressing a joint briefing of...

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    Bangladesh beat West Indies by six wickets

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:08am on January 20, 2021

    Shakib Al Hasan, who made his return to international cricket after serving out a year ban, picked four wickets as Bangladesh bowled out West Indies...

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    Russia ships nuclear power plant equipment

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:49pm on January 19, 2021

    The Volgodonsk branch of JSC ‘AEM-technology’, part of the machine-building division of Rosatom – ‘Atomenergomash’, manufactured and shipped the internals of the nuclear reactor for...

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    Bangladesh, WI stride into Road to WC 2023  

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 20, 2021

    Bangladesh Cricket team will begin their journey in the ICC World Cup Super League, a qualification process for the 2023 ICC World Cup, with the...