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    Xavi fined $2,700 by Qatar FA for virus rules breaches

    Agence France-Presse .Doha | Updated at 01:11am on August 07, 2020

    Qatar's Football Association fined former Barcelona star Xavi Hernandez and several other top-flight players and staff $2,700 each for breaching coronavirus rules, it said in...

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    ADB approves $3m grant for Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:26pm on August 06, 2020

    The Asian Development Bank has approved an additional $3 million in grant assistance for procuring urgently needed medical supplies for emergency response to COVID-19 epidemic...

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    BNP slams move to ‘stop’ drive at hospitals

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 06:07pm on August 06, 2020

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Thursday said that the government wanted to protect those involved in corruption in the health sector. ‘The Health Services Division issued...

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    ACC summons former health chief Azad

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:26pm on August 06, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday summoned immediate past Directorate General of Health Services director general Abul Kalam Azad for interrogation over his alleged involvement in...

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    Bangladesh tops Italy in COVID-19 cases

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:54pm on August 06, 2020

    Bangladesh on Thursday topped Italy in terms of detected COVID-19 cases to secure the 15th position among the worst affected countries European country Italy was...

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    Nearly 1m Bangladeshi families marooned amid risk of spreading diseases

    New Age . Online Desk | Updated at 01:30pm on August 06, 2020

    Monsoon flood has left half of Bangladesh’s districts underwater, leaving nearly 1 million families stranded and cut off in their villages while relief and treatment...

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    At least eight people killed in Gujrat hospital fire

    New Age . Online Desk | Updated at 12:27pm on August 06, 2020

    At least eight people died as a fire broke out at a COVID-19 dedicated private hospital in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad early Thursday, said a report of...

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    Ex-minister Ramesh Chandra infected with COVID-19

    United News of Bangladesh .Thakurgaon | Updated at 10:41am on August 06, 2020

    Ramesh Chandra Sen, a former minister and MP of Thakurgaon-1 constituency, tested positive for COVID-19on Wednesday. Civil surgeon Mahfuzar Rahman Sarkar said that a medical...

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    Former law secretary Zahir dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:34am on August 06, 2020

    Former law secretary ASSM Zahirul Haque died of COVID-19 on Wednesday night. ‘He died of COVID-19 at 11:25pm at the intensive care unit of Bangabandhu...

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    Shahed sent to jail

    Our Correspondent . Satkhira | Updated at 01:07am on August 06, 2020

    Regent Group chairman Shahed Karim alias Mohammad Shahed was sent to jail on Wednesday on completion of his 10-day remand in police custody in a...