13 more die at RMCH Covid units

4 new patients were admitted at the Covid-19 units of the hospital in the past 24 hours.

DEPZ garment workers block Dhaka-Tangail highway for arrears

Police said that over 300 workers of the export-oriented Lenny Fashions Ltd blocked the roads at about 6:30am

Dhaka sees fresh spike in Covid cases

Khulna, Rajshahi and Rangpur struggled to contain a rapid spread of Covid-19 despite controlling public movement and other activities.

Health sector has not received adequate allocation

The fault is not only on the ministry alone. It is also failure of political leadership. Contracting politics or contracting economy is going on nowadays.

Bangladesh EC prepares for elections despite Covid surge fear

The commission in a letter asked the authorities concerned to keep electoral areas of the respective districts out of the purview of ‘lockdown’ to conduct election-related activities without restraint.

Budget should pay attention to impoverished people

The budget for the fiscal year 2020-2021 has not paid attention to create employment for impoverished people.

Dhaka, Vienna sign air services agreement

The agreement will help to expedite the operations of passenger and cargo flights to and from Dhaka and expand business opportunities.

Rangpur divisional Covid positivity rate doubles in 2 weeks

The average positivity rate in Rangpur division was 24 per cent on Monday, which was around 12 per cent 15 days ago.

3rd party's ilegal inclusion makes vaccine costlier in Bangladesh: TIB

The illegal inclusion of third party in Covid vaccine procurement deal in Bangladesh has burdened people with extra expenditure.

The budget set without discussing with public

The allocation for the education and health sector will fail to minimize the problem.