coronavirus

May 23, 2020
May 23, 2020

Chapasthan removed from world map after cartoon ruins its national image

The League of Nations -- the body which pretends to have a mighty, big say in global affairs -- yesterday removed Chapasthan from the world map following a really funny cartoon drawn about it.

May 23, 2020
May 23, 2020

Non-celebrities now auction off jewellery, underwear and loose morals to raise funds for pandemic relief efforts

Cricketer Mashrafe Mortaza auctioned a bracelet for many moneys. Now everyone wants a similar piece of action especially TikTok stars who cry passionately for absolutely no reason.

April 23, 2020
April 23, 2020

How strict self-isolation spared a coronavirus patient’s family

When a 38-year-old school from Madaripur’s Shibchar upazila started showing symptoms of coronavirus back in April 5, she immediately locked herself up in her room, fearing she was indeed infected.

April 11, 2020
April 11, 2020

Apple partners up with Google to work on tools to trace coronavirus

Apple and Google announced they are working on a Bluetooth-based contact tracing system for COVID 19, which will allow users to share data through approved apps from health organisations.

April 4, 2020
April 4, 2020

China pauses in memory of virus victims and 'martyrs'

China has come to a standstill to mourn patients and medical staff killed by the coronavirus, as the world's most populous country observed a nationwide three-minute silence.

March 28, 2020
March 28, 2020

Villagers bar outsiders from entering their locality in Chattogram

Locals at different parts of Hathazari upazila are placing logs and placards with warning messages, and digging holes in the middle of the roads so that outsiders are unable to enter their villages...

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

Zero incidents of coronavirus transmission from newspapers

There has never been a documented incident where Covid-19 has transmitted from a print newspaper, print magazine, print letter, or print package, according to the world’s top doctors and scientists.

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

5 Bangladeshis died of coronavirus in New York so far

Five Bangladeshis have died of coronavirus in New York so far, according to local journalists.

March 25, 2020
March 25, 2020

US could be next virus epicentre: WHO

The United States could become the global epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday, as India announced a full 24-hour nationwide lockdown in the world’s...

March 24, 2020
March 24, 2020

Ctg based Smart Group of Industries to make one lakh surgical jackets for doctors

Smart Jacket (BD) Limited, a Chattogram based manufacturer located at Chattogram Export Processing Zone (CEPZ), is making one lakh sets of surgical jackets for doctors to combat the coronavirus...