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Spike in dengue cases: 14 more hospitalized in 24 hours

Bangladesh, Dec. 2 -- Fourteen new dengue patients were hospitalized in the past 24 hours until early Wednesday. The health authority said 80 dengue patients are receiving treatment at hospitals acro... Read More


Issues in implementing CHT Peace Accord should be identified, resolved: Bir Bahadur

Bangladesh, Dec. 2 -- Chittagong Hill Tracts Affairs Minister Bir Bahadur Ushwe Sing on Wednesday said any problem in implementing the CHT Peace Accord should be identified and resolved through discus... Read More


Teachers demand recognition of special needs schools

Bangladesh, Dec. 2 -- To attract the attention of the government, teachers of special needs schools in Dhaka staged a protest at Jatiya Press Club on Wednesday. Among the demands was academic recognit... Read More


Expand domestic car market for automotive industry: Speakers

Bangladesh, Dec. 2 -- Speakers at a webinar on Wednesday said Bangladesh needs to expand its domestic car market to develop the automotive industry as the registered vehicle per capita is only 0.003 p... Read More


Govt has nothing to do with cases filed against Khaleda: Quader

Bangladesh, Dec. 2 -- Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader on Wednesday said that the government has no connection with cases filed against BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and their verdicts. "T... Read More


Cabinet purchase body nods import of rice, fertiliser, petroleum

Bangladesh, Dec. 2 -- The Cabinet Committee on Public Purchase has approved 12 procurement proposals including the import of rice, fertiliser and petroleum. Law Minister Anisul Haque presided over th... Read More


BD Police reach final of Federation Cup Women's Handball

Bangladesh, Dec. 2 -- Bangladesh Police Handball Club moved into the final of the Walton First Federation Cup Women's Handball Tournament on Wednesday, arranged on the occasion of Mujib Borsho marking... Read More


Bangladesh Ambassador joins factory workers for lunch in Jordan

Bangladesh, Dec. 2 -- Bangladesh Ambassador to Jordan Nahida Sobhan visited the largest garments factory in Jordan and assured the Bangladeshi workers of Classic Fashion Apparels that the Embassy woul... Read More


Flood insurance scheme for agricultural day labourers in Bangladesh

Some 2, Dec. 2 -- affected casual labourers from Kurigram district received an insurance pay-out of Tk 2,700, the WFP said Wednesday. This will contribute towards compensating them for their wage los... Read More


Saima Wazed calls for CVF-COP26 resilience action plan to address challenges

Bangladesh, Dec. 2 -- Climate Vulnerable Forum (CVF) Thematic Ambassador for Vulnerability Saima Wazed Hossain has called for CVF-COP26 resilience action plan to address climate change and mental heal... Read More