Friday, 10 Apr 2020 04:54:49 am

Bangladesh sees record 112 coronavirus cases in a day


Bangladesh on Thursday recorded 112 more cases of the novel coronavirus, the highest single-day spike in infections, taking the country's tally to 330.    

The country also reported one more death from the virus, officially known as COVID-19, bringing the number to 21.

Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Malik today came up with the diclosure in DGHS health bulletin on coronavirus. 

The Directorate General of Health Directorate additional director general prof Dr Sania Tahmina, and the Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control And...Details»

Benazir Ahmed made new IGP


The government has appointed Benazir Ahmed, director general of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab), as the new inspector general of police (IGP).

The ...Details»

Killer Majed seeks presidential clemency


Death row convict Captain (sacked) Abdul Majed has sought presidential clemency.

He sought the clemency through jail authorities on Wednesday, after a ...Details»

'Corona infections may take serious turn in April'

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has hinted that contagion of coronavirus or COVID-19 may take a serious turn in the month of April in the country.

The premier ...Details»

Steps to be taken to execute Abdul Majed promptly: Home Minister


Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal said steps would be taken to execute promptly Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s self-confessed killer captain Abdul Majed (sacked).

Citing the arrest is ...Details»

Bangabandhu’s killer Majed arrested, sent to jail


Abdul Majed, a sacked army captain and one of the convicted killers of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, was sent to the jail hours after he was ...Details»

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to ICU


British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to the intensive care unit of a London hospital after his coronavirus symptoms worsened Monday, just a day after ...Details»

PM announces Tk 72,750cr stimulus package


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina declared Tk 72,750 crore stimulus package in order to mobilise the country's economy during the coronavirus pandemic.

The prime minister came up with ...Details»

Govt extends general holidays till April 14


The government has extended the ongoing general holidays till April 14 considering the overall situation amid coronavirus outbreak.

Public Administration Ministry published a gazette notification in this ...Details»