Today's News : 07/28/2021

8:03 PM South Point students achieve gold in international chess and karate contests
7:49 PM 3 of a family drown in Cox’s Bazar canal
7:43 PM New clients to get priority for stimulus funds: Bangladesh Bank
7:39 PM Pandemic takes toll on athlete mental health
7:24 PM DSCC mayor asks city dwellers to provide info on Aedes larvae to ensure quick action
7:21 PM Tigers head back home
7:16 PM Public movement continues to increase despite action from law enforcement
7:09 PM Bangladesh crosses grim landmark of 20,000 Covid deaths
6:48 PM Pfizer raises 2021 Covid-19 vaccine sales forecast to $33.5 billion
6:43 PM Day-6 of lockdown: 562 arrested for defying rules in Dhaka
6:40 PM Facebook launches ‘Covid-19 Vaccine Finder’ in Bangladesh
6:27 PM BFIU asks banks to provide account details of Sayeed Khokon
6:09 PM McKeon smashes Olympic women's 100m freestyle record in heat
5:58 PM Suspected human trafficker arrested in Faridpur
5:58 PM Badosa leaves court in wheelchair after suffering heatstroke
5:40 PM Human hair spells success for Kurigram's Lima
5:39 PM Tissue bank helped 8,300 organ transplantations in 12 years
5:33 PM U.S., Russia hold nuclear talks in Geneva after summit push
5:33 PM DSA case: HC refuses bail to Jhalakathi BCL man  
5:29 PM Stocks bounce back
5:28 PM Richarlison fires Brazil into Olympics quarters; Germany out
5:24 PM Former BCB president Mujibur Rahman passes away
5:21 PM UP chairman, wife arrested for assaulting 90-year-old woman in Lalmonirhat
5:04 PM Man arrested for killing wife in Moulvibazar
4:56 PM 20 Jamaat-Shibir men arrested in Chapainawabganj
4:53 PM Banks to remain closed on Aug 1, 4
4:37 PM China says Taliban expected to play 'important' Afghan peace role
4:27 PM 153 more hospitalised with dengue in 24 hours: DGHS
3:50 PM Man Utd agree deal to sign Varane
3:43 PM Roglic claims Slovenia's first-ever Olympic cycling gold
3:40 PM Low pressure over Bay turns into well-marked low; maritime ports asked to hoist signal 3
3:39 PM Model Azim Uddula receives International Model Award by Integrity Magazine at Cannes
3:35 PM Turkey releases postage stamp honouring Bangabandhu
3:30 PM Tk 427cr rehabilitation project approved for 5 lakh returnee migrant workers
3:29 PM How are the audience responding to Eid-ul-Azha television productions?
3:14 PM Combating Covid: Bangladesh-US to work closely
2:59 PM Djokovic books Olympics quarter-final clash with Nishikori
2:54 PM Man dies while in queue for Covid test in Brahmanbaria
2:26 PM Actors who played iconic Olympians on the silver screen
2:06 PM Highest single-day Covid deaths, infections recorded in Sylhet division
1:58 PM India, US should continue to stand together as leading democracies: Blinken
1:56 PM Re-reading ‘The Alchemist’: A book of omens
1:42 PM China's Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine could soon be available in Singapore
1:42 PM Myanmar junta seeks international cooperation over Covid-19 crisis
1:39 PM 21 die with Covid-19, symptoms in a day at 3 Bogura hospitals
1:37 PM Turn off, turn on: Simple step can thwart top phone hackers
1:32 PM Medvedev battles heat to stay on track, Murray's bid ends
1:23 PM Titmus claims 200m crown but Ledecky bounces back for first gold
1:18 PM Man arrested at Dhaka airport for trying to smuggle yaba to Saudi
1:09 PM Biles out of next event at Tokyo Games
1:05 PM Record 854 new Covid-19 cases recorded in a day in Barishal division
1:03 PM 17 die of Covid-19 in 24 hours in Ctg; positivity rate 32.77%
12:59 PM Actor Bob Odenkirk collapses on set of 'Better Call Saul'
12:44 PM Sylhet may get 9 more Covid vaccine centres
12:37 PM Girl admitted with dengue symptoms dies at Mitford Hospital   
12:32 PM 18 die in Covid unit of RMCH
12:10 PM Jhalakathi's senior judicial magistrate dies of Covid-19
12:07 PM 6, including five siblings, dead in Cox’s Bazar landslides
11:44 AM Shikho secures $1.3 million, largest round raised by a Bangladeshi edtech startup
11:05 AM 24 die in 24 hours in Covid unit of Kushtia hospital
10:56 AM 18 dead after truck rams into bus in India’s UP
9:10 AM Facebook will restrict ad targeting of under-18s
8:53 AM Britain reports highest deaths from Covid-19 since March as Johnson urges caution
1:49 AM AL leader dies after stabbing in Bogura
12:00 AM Bodies of three missing climbers spotted on Pakistan’s K2
12:00 AM Staying optimistic
12:00 AM ‘Brishti Ele’ by Mehreen
12:00 AM Porimoni back to shooting
12:00 AM Beijing’s claims have ‘no basis’
12:00 AM US ends Iraq combat role
12:00 AM Two Koreas restore hotlines
12:00 AM With donations, Bhutan vaccinates 85pc of its population
12:00 AM Mamata meets Modi, seeks SC probe on Pegasus scam
12:00 AM Fishing trawlers getting poor catch from Bay
12:00 AM Antibodies from Sinovac’s shot fade after about 6 months
12:00 AM Facebook assembles team to build ‘metaverse’
12:00 AM First person charged under HK security law
12:00 AM UN special rapporteur calls for ‘Covid ceasefire’
12:00 AM At least 57 migrants die off Libya coast: UN
12:00 AM Jamuna erosion intensifies with receding water level
12:00 AM 5th Day of ‘Lockdown’: Not so ‘strict’ anymore
12:00 AM Ctg sees highest cases, infection rate, deaths
12:00 AM Covid Vaccine: None will be left out
12:00 AM Ferreira, Moore secure historic gold medals
12:00 AM 2019 Dengue Outbreak: Uncertainty over hearing of judicial probe report
12:00 AM Human Trafficking Case: SC stays Azam Khan’s bail
12:00 AM All HC orders of ad-interim bail extended for one month
12:00 AM 19 Jamaat, Shibir men held in Ctg
12:00 AM ‘Prevent injuries and deaths from lightning strikes’
12:00 AM Bunker barge sinks near Patenga beach
12:00 AM BB in a fix with next monetary policy
12:00 AM Confusion builds up over cryptocurrencies
12:00 AM Nagad to issue Tk 500cr zero-coupon bond
12:00 AM Linde profit soars 64pc, amps up stocks
12:00 AM Stocks fall ahead of monetary policy announcement
12:00 AM Container vessel impounded at Ctg port
12:00 AM Robi profit drops 20pc
12:00 AM Poor Eid sales disappoint cattle traders
12:00 AM Global growth to stay strong but virus the top risk, say economists
12:00 AM Huge potential exists in startup collaboration
12:00 AM Tesla posts record profits
12:00 AM UPS beats revenue estimates
12:00 AM Tunisia’s biggest party urges polls
12:00 AM IMF cuts emerging Asia growth forecast
12:00 AM Lebanon’s new PM begins bid to form long-awaited cabinet
12:00 AM UK retail sales dip slightly
12:00 AM Malnutrition in children to quadruple in southern Madagascar: UN
12:00 AM Natore AL ignores lockdown rules, holds gathering
12:00 AM New CEO at Commercial Bank of Ceylon
12:00 AM Standard Chartered ‘Best Bank in Covid-19 Initiatives’
12:00 AM McDonald’s expects big sales growth
12:00 AM City Bank avails IFC risk coverage for LCs
12:00 AM Cavid Vaccination: WB to finance extra jabs for poorer nations
12:00 AM Walmart dropping $1 a day fee for employees’ college degrees
12:00 AM Low over the Bay triggers caution at ports
12:00 AM Asian stocks fall to 7-month low
12:00 AM NSO ‘should be sanctioned’
12:00 AM ‘I can feel his presence’
12:00 AM Yahya will commit suicide: Nixon
12:00 AM Humayun Ahmed’s family serves legal notice on GP
12:00 AM Lost Muslin yarn know-how recovered
12:00 AM AI statement on DSA ‘motivated’
12:00 AM Ruman bows out in second round after last-shot thriller
12:00 AM Expat Returnees: Cash assistance, counsel for them
12:00 AM Another O2 train to arrive soon
12:00 AM Delivery of health services technology in the developing world: A proposal
12:00 AM Landslides kill 7 in Cox’s Bazar
12:00 AM Killing of the Boral River
12:00 AM Dengue cases keep rising
12:00 AM No room for dysfunction against Australia
12:00 AM Another day, another Covid deaths record
12:00 AM Delivery of climate finance will be the key to COP26
12:00 AM Pegasus spyware row and Indian democracy
12:00 AM ‘No mercy for any misdeed’
12:00 AM Cabinet rejects a shameful appeal by the public administration ministry
12:00 AM Time to review the DSA
12:00 AM Lockdown to get stricter
12:00 AM Ensuring Choices and Rights