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    CG food holds awareness campaign on COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:26am on October 20, 2020

    A social awareness campaign was conducted recently beside different road in Dhaka city from Wai Wai Noodles of CG Foods (Bangladesh) Ltd, said a press...

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    4 universities struggle to continue COVID-19 tests

    Ershad Kamol | Updated at 01:21am on October 20, 2020

    Four public universities are struggling to continue COVID-19 tests at their laboratories as they are not getting any fund from the government to purchase reagents...

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    Senior journalist Selim dies of COVID-19 in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:20am on October 20, 2020

    Senior journalist Aziz Ahmed Selim died of COVID-19 in Sylhet on Sunday night. He was 67. Sylhet Press Club ex-president Selim, also the district correspondent...

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    Global toll rises to 11,14,836

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:45am on October 20, 2020

    The novel coronavirus has killed at least 11,14,836 people since the outbreak emerged in China last December, according to a tally from official sources compiled...

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    UN stockpiling billion syringes for COVID-19 vaccine

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 09:31pm on October 19, 2020

    The United Nations said Monday it would stockpile one billion syringes around the world by the end of 2021, to be used for the delivery...

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    Rooney 'angry' after being forced to self-isolate

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 07:33pm on October 19, 2020

    Wayne Rooney says he is ‘angry and disappointed’ that he will miss matches for Championship side Derby due to a period of self-isolation despite testing...

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    Ensure mask use in public places: PM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:25pm on October 19, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday asked authorities concerned to ensure mandatory use of masks in public places to prevent COVID-19 infections as experts feared...

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    Facilities expanded for Covid-19 patients in Cox’s Bazar hospital

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:19pm on October 19, 2020

    UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, in collaboration with Sadar Hospital and the government of Bangladesh, inaugurated the expansion of medical services for patients with severe...

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    21 more die, 1,637 test positive in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:05pm on October 19, 2020

    Bangladesh recorded 21 more COVID-19 deaths and 1,637 more cases in the past 24 hours ending at 8:00am Monday, raising the death toll 5,681 and...

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    Globe Biotech in COVID-19 vaccine-making race

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on October 19, 2020

    Bangladeshi drug firm Globe Biotech has entered the global race for developing COVID-19 vaccines. Three COVID-19 vaccine candidates, developed by Globe Biotech, have been...