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Coronavirus: 11,302 policemen infected

Bangladesh, July 3 -- A total of 11,302 members of Bangladesh Police were infected with Covid-19 across the country until Friday morning. Among the total cases, 7,327 policemen have made full recover... Read More


Two cousins die from electrocution in Kishoreganj

Bangladesh, July 3 -- Two cousins died and father of one of the victims was injured from electrocution at Machimpur village in Pakundia upazila of Kishoreganj on Friday morning. The deceased were ide... Read More


German lawmakers for discontinuing coal use as energy source

Bangladesh, July 3 -- Germany lawmakers of the lower house of parliament on Friday voted to finalise the country's long-awaited phase-out of coal as an energy source by 2038. Two bills, which are exp... Read More


Elderly man held over 'rape' of 3rd grader in Rajbari

Bangladesh, July 3 -- Police arrested an elderly man for allegedly raping a third grader in Mandalpara village of the upazila in Rajbari on Friday. The accused was identified as Habib Mandal, 60, son... Read More


BSF shoots dead Bangladeshi at Benapole border

Bangladesh, July 3 -- A Bangladeshi youth was shot dead by members of Indian Border Security Force (BSF) in the border area of Bahadurpur in Benapole early Friday. A body of Riazul Islam Ria Morol, 2... Read More


Jean Castex named France's new Prime Minister

Bangladesh, July 3 -- French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday named Jean Castex as the country's new prime minister. Castex, who coordinated France's virus reopening strategy, will replace Edouard... Read More


Coronavirus: 1,000 scientists, researchers for more trials to test antivirals, drugs

Bangladesh, July 3 -- Altogether 1,000 scientists and researchers from all over the world agreed on the need for more trials to test antivirals, immunomodulatory drugs and anti-thrombotic agents, as w... Read More


Virtual court hearings: 4,960 people granted bail in 3 days

Bangladesh, July 3 -- A total of 4,960 people secured bail after their petitions were heard by virtual courts across the country in three days from June 28 to July 2. Hearing on 10,866 bail petitions... Read More


MoFA discusses ways to overcome COVID-19 challenges

Bangladesh, July 3 -- Current and former diplomats have suggested short term and long term plans to effectively overcome challenges in the current and post-COVID-19 era. In a virtual meeting, they em... Read More


French PM resigns, country to name new one soon

Bangladesh, July 3 -- Shortly after announcing the resignation of France Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on Friday, the country is set to name a new Prime Minister soon. In an interview with several ... Read More