coronavirus

March 24, 2020
March 24, 2020

Army starts patrolling in Narayanganj

Bangladesh Army has started patrolling in Narayanganj to support the district administration to ensure social distancing and implementation of other precautionary measures to curb coronavirus...

March 24, 2020
March 24, 2020

Returnees asked to notify police about current location

All expatriate Bangladeshis who arrived in the country from March 1 are asked to notify local police stations of their current locations and mobile numbers.

March 24, 2020
March 24, 2020

China to lift travel curbs on Wuhan

China has announced that a lockdown would be lifted on more than 50 million people in central Hubei province where the coronavirus first emerged late last year.

March 23, 2020
March 23, 2020

Long-route bus services from Khulna to be suspended from Wednesday

Bus services from Khulna to others parts of the country including Dhaka will be suspended from Wednesday due to growing concern over coronavirus spread.

March 23, 2020
March 23, 2020

Long-route bus services from Khulna to be suspended from Wednesday

Bus services from Khulna to others parts of the country including Dhaka will be suspended from Wednesday due to growing concern over coronavirus spread.

March 23, 2020
March 23, 2020

Come forward in service of humanity: BMA urges doctors

Bangladesh Medical Association (BMA) has urged doctors all over the country to come forward in service of humanity and help combat the coronavirus outbreak.

March 23, 2020
March 23, 2020

Italy-returnee with coronavirus symptoms dies in Bhairab

An Italy-returnee with coronavirus symptoms died at a hospital in Bhairab of Kishoreganj last night, Civil Surgeon Mujibur Rahman has said.

March 22, 2020
March 22, 2020

India suspends most passenger, postal trains, inter-state bus services till March 31

To check the spread of coronavirus, India announces a halt to movement of most trains and inter-state buses till March 31, our New Delhi correspondent reports.

March 22, 2020
March 22, 2020

Air quality picking up in quarantined countries

Air quality is improving in countries under coronavirus quarantines, experts say, but it is far too early to speak of long-term change.

March 22, 2020
March 22, 2020

UK-returnee with coronavirus symptoms dies in isolation

A UK-returnee, who was put under isolation at a Sylhet hospital with coronavirus symptoms, has died. She returned from London on March 4 and was suffering from fever, cough and breathing problems...