Medical &Health

Two cousins die after falling off rooftop in Dhaka

Two cousins died after falling off the rooftop of a five-storey residential building in the capital's Kamrangirchar area on Friday.The deceased were identified as Abdur Rahim, 9, son of Roman Mia, and Lamiya Akter, 2, daughter of Abdur Rashid Mia, orig...
Read More >

Russian coronavirus-denying ex-monk sentenced to 7 years

A former Russian Orthodox monk, who denied that the coronavirus existed and defied the Kremlin, was handed a seven-year prison sentence Friday.Nikolai Romanov, 67, who was known as Father Sergiy until his excommunication by the Russian Orthodox Church,...
Read More >

Bangladesh sees 12 more Covid cases, zero death

Bangladesh reported 12 more Covid-19 cases in 24 hours till Friday morning.With the new number, the country's total caseload rose to 2,037,506, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).However, the official death toll from the dis...
Read More >

Bangladesh reports two more dengue cases

Two more people were hospitalised with dengue in the 24 hours to Friday morning.The new patients were admitted to hospitals in Dhaka, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).Fifty dengue patients, including 32 in the capital, are...
Read More >

South Korea extends restrictions on travelers from China

South Korea says it will continue to restrict the entry of short-term travelers from China through the end of February over concerns that the spread of COVID-19 in that country may worsen following the Lunar New Year’s holidays.South Korea in early Jan...
Read More >