Avoid gatherings at graveyards, shrines on Shab-e-Barat: Islamic Foundation

Dhaka, April 9 -- It has also asked them not to gather at graveyards and shrines on the occasion on Thursday to avoid spreading the contagion. Muslim men offer special prayers at mosques, families ex... Read More

Top Narayanganj officials fighting COVID-19 outbreak go into quarantine

Dhaka, April 9 -- The district's administrative chief, Deputy Commissioner Md Jasim Uddin, has started staying at the district administration's bungalow at Borofkol, Additional Deputy Commissioner (Re... Read More

BTCL official disguised as beggar held for 'killing' wife, two children in Dhaka

Dhaka, April 9 -- He confessed to the charges during initial interrogation, said Moshiur Rahman, deputy commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police's Detective Branch.Disguised as a beggar, he was on hi... Read More

Journalist Roushanuzzaman dies at 70

Dhaka, April 9 -- He breathed his last at his residence in Dhaka's Uttara on Wednesday, Mustafizur Rahman, chief reporter of the New Age, said. His sister Rosy Akhter said he had been suffering from l... Read More

Bangladesh government's top epidemiologist Sabrina Flora warns of COVID-19 epidemic

Dhaka, April 9 -- She says the country is at the third stage of the outbreak now as the number of COVID-19 cases has started to rise sharply while the entire world is grappling with the pandemic. The... Read More

Government will continue as PM moved to intensive care: Raab

Dhaka, April 8 -- Johnson was moved to an intensive care unit on Monday after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, but his Downing Street office said he was still conscious. Raab said he had been asked ... Read More

Saif SC aim for top spot riding out injury woes during coronavirus shutdown

Dhaka, April 8 -- As the country completes two weeks of lockdown to halt the spread of the pandemic, sport remains suspended 'indefinitely' on government orders. "We had a big injury problem. First o... Read More

Agrani Bank principal branch locked down as official is infected with coronavirus

Dhaka, April 8 -- All bankers and other employees of the branch were also ordered into home quarantine when the result of the test came out on Wednesday morning, the state-run bank's Managing Director... Read More

Bangabandhu killer Abdul Mazed seeks presidential pardon

Dhaka, April 8 -- The jail authorities sent the former army captain's mercy petition to the home ministry, Additional Inspector General of Prisons Col Md Abrar Hossain told bdnews24.com on Wednesday e... Read More

Man arrested in Khulna for 'spreading' rumours about Obaidul Quader

Dhaka, April 8 -- Ruhul Amin, 22, uploaded a video on a YouTube channel called 'Taz TV' claiming the road transport and bridges minister had caught the coronavirus, the police said. They arrested Ruh... Read More