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Pandemic has set the number of air travelers back decades

Bangladesh, April 9 -- The number of Americans getting on airplanes has sunk to a level not seen in more than 60 years as people shelter in their homes to avoid catching or spreading the new coronavir... Read More


Virus outbreak delivers tech darlings a harsh reality check

Bangladesh, April 9 -- Just as the coronavirus outbreak has boxed in society, it's also squeezed high-flying tech companies reliant on people's freedom to move around and get together. Since the begi... Read More


New CDC guidance for essential workers during coronavirus

Bangladesh, April 9 -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued new guidelines for essential workers, such as those in the health care and food supply industries. The guidance is focu... Read More


Coronavirus: Boris Johnson spends second night in intensive care

Bangladesh, April 8 -- Boris Johnson is spending a second night in intensive care as he continues to receive treatment for coronavirus, reports BBC. The PM is being kept at St Thomas' Hospital in Lon... Read More


Covid-19: Physician taken to isolation unit in Sylhet

Bangladesh, April 8 -- A physician, who tested positive for coronavirus, was taken to the isolation unit of Shaheed Shamsuddin Ahmed Hospital in the city from home-quarantine on Tuesday night after hi... Read More


Dhaka's air 2nd worst in the world

Bangladesh, April 8 -- Bangladesh's capital Dhaka ranked second worst in the Air Quality Index (AQI) on Wednesday morning. The city had a score of 164 at 08:01am, indicating that the air quality was ... Read More


Global partners urged to honour terms of RMG purchasing contracts

Bangladesh, April 8 -- Six countries, including Bangladesh, has urged global brand companies, retailers and traders to carefully consider all potential impacts on workers and small businesses in the s... Read More


178 Russians employees of Rooppur Nuclear Power Project leave Bangladesh

Bangladesh, April 8 -- Some 178 Russians employees of Rooppur Nuclear Power Project left Bangladesh on April 6 on a chartered flight from Dhaka, said a press release of Rosatom, the Russian contractor... Read More


Sabbir urges fans to stay home

Bangladesh, April 8 -- Bangladesh batsman Sabbir Rahman has urged people to stay at home in this time of coronavirus pandemic so that the spread of the virus can be contained. All cricketing activiti... Read More


Kishoreganj man tested Covid-19 positive after death: Civil surgeon

Bangladesh, April 8 -- A man who died from fever and cold in Karimganj upazila on Monday was found to be infected with the coronavirus, said Kishoreganj Civil Surgeon Dr Mohammad Mujibur Rahman. The ... Read More