Will the country be hit by another wave of coronavirus?

Coronavirus infections are on the wane in the country, as are the death numbers.

Four brave women perform funeral rites of female Covid victims

Four women from Mymensingh have come forward to perform the funeral rites for female Covid-19 deceased -- an altruistic work beyond social stigma and health risk, a work where only male volunteers...

Is importing oxygen enough?

Countrywide oxygen demand has increased 4 to 5 times, and still the health ministry is claiming that Bangladesh is not at risk of oxygen shortage. On the other hand, the director general of the...

(WATCH) A city shut down: Dhaka before & after coronavirus

"Dhaka, one of the most densely populated cities in the world, has turned into a ghost town since the COVID-19 outbreak. The city has become almost unrecognisable with roads empty and eerily...

How students and teachers are dealing with online classes

Schools and educational institutions were the first to be closed for coronavirus precautions. The entire academic year has been forced to deal with the rescheduling of exams, including the HSC...

Our preventive measures in the time of Covid-19

The only thing we know for sure about COVID-19 is that we don’t know enough about it yet.

April 28, 2020
April 28, 2020

(Watch) CMP using drones to ensure social distancing

The Kotwali police station of Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP) has taken an exceptional initiative to ensure social distancing for preventing the spread of Covid-19.

April 25, 2020
April 25, 2020

Gaibandha’s first two patients’ tale of winning Covid-19 battle

Gaibandha's first two Covid-19 patients, an expatriate in the US and his mother, have recovered from the disease and returned home from the hospital recently. Taking to The Daily Star, the...

April 21, 2020
April 21, 2020

(WATCH) A city shut down: Dhaka before & after coronavirus

"Dhaka, one of the most densely populated cities in the world, has turned into a ghost town since the COVID-19 outbreak. The city has become almost unrecognisable with roads empty and eerily...

April 15, 2020
April 15, 2020

How students and teachers are dealing with online classes

Schools and educational institutions were the first to be closed for coronavirus precautions. The entire academic year has been forced to deal with the rescheduling of exams, including the HSC...

March 28, 2020
March 28, 2020

Our preventive measures in the time of Covid-19

The only thing we know for sure about COVID-19 is that we don’t know enough about it yet.

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

Coronavirus awareness: 2 Sylhet tech companies make face shields

As the demand of personal protective equipment (PPE) for doctors is rising due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, Cybernetics Robo Academy in Sylhet and CRUX have made some face shields and...

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

1 more person dies of coronavirus, death toll now 5 in Bangladesh: IEDCR

One more person has died of coronavirus, taking the total death toll in the country to five, the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) said today.

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

(Watch) Homebound rush raises fear of coronavirus spread

The government has repeatedly been asking people to stay home in a desperate attempt to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. It also announced closure of all public and private offices to make...

March 12, 2020
March 12, 2020

(WATCH) Coronavirus: how to stay safe

Three Bangladeshis have been infected with the coronavirus inside the country so far. Health experts, however, say it is still far from an outbreak in the country.

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