Day: October 2, 2019

1,460 dengue patients undergoing treatment in country

DHAKA around 1,460 dengue patients are undergoingtreatment at different hospitals and clinics across the country.Of them, 524 patients are taking treatment in Dhaka division and 936 arehospitalised outside the capital, a release of Health Crisis Manage...
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GK Shamim placed on nine-day fresh remand

DHAKA A court here today placed corrupt contractorGolam Kibria Shamim alias GK Shamim on a nine-day fresh remand in two caseslodged under anti-money laundering and arms acts.Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Mohammad Jasim passed the order, puttingShamim o...
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National Productivity Day observed

DHAKA The National Productivity Day is being observed today with a view to create awareness for raising productivity in all fields including Industrial, agricultural and service sector.The main objective of the day is to promote the country into a midd...
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Imran Khan phones Sheikh Hasina

DHAKA Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan phoned Bangladesh Premier Sheikh Hasina today and exchanged pleasantries and inquired about the recent treatment of her eye in London.Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan phoned Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina this...
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Preparations complete to hold Durga Puja in Gaibandha

GAIBANDHA Almost all-out preparations have beencompleted to hold 5-day long Durga Puja, the greatest religious festival ofthe Hindu Community, from Monday in the district with due religious fervor,gaiety and solemnity.President of District Puja Celebra...
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At least 17 killed as bus plunges off cliff in Peru

LIMA At least 17 people were killed and some 30injured when a passenger bus plunged off a cliff on Tuesday in themountainous Cusco region of Peru, local police said.Police are trying to determine why the bus driver sent the vehicle off theroad and into...
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