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    ‘Idiot’ Kiwi health minister breaks lockdown, keeps job

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 11:04pm on April 07, 2020

    New Zealand’s health minister described himself as ‘an idiot’ Tuesday for breaking lockdown restrictions, but kept his job coordinating the South Pacific nation’s COVID-19 response...

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    Lockdown imposed in Narayanganj

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:03pm on April 07, 2020

    The authorities imposed lock down in the whole district of Narayanganj to prevent spread of coronavirus, said Inter Service Public Relations officials. ISPR director Lieutenant...

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    Doctors for lockdown

    Ershad kamol | Updated at 12:51am on April 07, 2020

    Associations of doctors and health service providers in a meeting on Monday with the health minister Zahid Maleque requested for immediate steps to announce a...

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    PM for strict enforcement of local lockdown

    Mustafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:04am on April 07, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday asked authorities concerned to bring under complete lockdown the areas of COVID-19 transmission and check entry to and exit...

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    Narayanganj city under virtual lockdown

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:17pm on April 06, 2020

    Narayanganj administration on Monday imposed virtual lockdown in Naryanganj city corporation area to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the densely-populated commercial city...

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    UN chief urges govts to protect women during coronavirus lockdown

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 01:48pm on April 06, 2020

    UN secretary general Antonio Guterres has urged governments to include the protection of women in their response to the deadly novel coronavirus pandemic. Reports of...

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    Areas in Mirpur, Basabo under lockdown

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:06pm on April 05, 2020

    Authorities have locked down several houses in the capital’s Mirpur and Basabo as 12 out of 18 people detected positive for coronavirus on Sunday are...

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    12 killed in Kashmir violence amid virus lockdown

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 04:14pm on April 05, 2020

    Nine suspected militants and three soldiers were killed in two separate incidents in Indian-administered Kashmir, officials said Sunday, as authorities enforced a lockdown to combat...

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    Lockdown leaves many Bangladesh nationals stranded abroad

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 09:13pm on April 04, 2020

    Thousands of Bangladeshi people, including students, have got stranded in different countries in the absence of air connectivity as the coronavirus pandemic is raging across...

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    Three Bogura houses under lockdown

    United News of Bangladesh. Bogura | Updated at 12:17pm on April 03, 2020

    Local administration has put three houses at Shiali village in Dhunat upazila under lockdown after a man with coronavirus symptoms was admitted to the isolation...