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    Agencies appear underprepared to enforce restrictions

    | Updated at 12:00am on April 17, 2021

    THE fresh restrictions for eight days on public movement and businesses that the government put into force as part of a preventive measure against the...

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    US-Bangla to operate 4 international flights from Saturday

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:22pm on April 16, 2021

    US-Bangla Airlines, one of the country’s leading private airlines, is set to operate four special international flights maintaining health protocols from Saturday...

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    Govt asks expats not to return during lockdown without emergency

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:14am on April 16, 2021

    The government has decided to discourage expatriate Bangladeshis from returning home during lockdown, unless facing an emergency...

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    Innovation that makes money move

    Tanvir A Mishuk | Updated at 12:00am on April 16, 2021

    WE ARE passing through a very tough time because of a surge in the COVID-19 infection and mortality rate. The ongoing lockdown has also burdened...

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    Government launches crackdown on opposition: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:46pm on April 15, 2021

    Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Thursday claimed that the government had started a crackdown on leaders and activists of opposition...

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    Lockdown management still in need of some correction

    | Updated at 12:00am on April 14, 2021

    THE government has ordered ‘a complete lockdown’ for eight days, coming into force in the morning on April 14, which will run till midnight past...

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    No coordination in govt COVID steps: BNP

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:02pm on April 13, 2021

    The Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Tuesday said that there was not coordination in the government-initiated measures and plans taken to tackle the deteriorating COVID-19 situation....

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    Smart lockdown proposed to overcome second wave

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:01pm on April 13, 2021

    Healthy Bangladesh, a multi-stakeholder civic platform, at a press conference on Monday came up with a five-point suggestion to fight the second wave of coronavirus...

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    Rail, road projects to continue amid restrictions: ministers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:33pm on April 13, 2021

    The works of the ongoing projects under the ministries of the road transport and bridges and the railways will continue during the fresh restrictions on...

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    Don’t carry passengers in goods-laden transport amid lockdown: Obaidul

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:52am on April 13, 2021

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Monday urged the authorities concerned to remain alert so that goods-laden transport could not carry passengers during...