Wasim Bin Habib | The Daily Star
  • Wasim Bin Habib

  • A night with howling winds

    The roaring, howling sound was what stayed with us all night.
  • Test rate still very low

    The country reported a record single-day surge of detected coronavirus cases -- 1,034 -- as the tally crossed the 15,000 mark, while 11 new deaths took the death toll to 239.
  • Reopening shopping malls, other businesses could lead to further spread

    The national technical advisory committee on Covid-19 recommends reconsidering the government's decision of reopening shopping malls and other businesses, saying such a move could lead to further transmission of the deadly coronavirus.
  • No clue when the outbreak may peak

    While health officials still do not know when the coronavirus outbreak will peak and then plateau, confirmed coronavirus cases crossed the 10,000 mark with the announcement of a record 688 new cases yesterday.
  • RMG Workers: Thousands rush in, raise fear of spread

    Thousands of garment workers yesterday returned to work in industrial belts in Dhaka and elsewhere amid the nationwide shutdown, raising fears of a rapid spread of the novel coronavirus.