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Daily Archives: August 6, 2019

Dengue outbreak: 50 more ICUs at DMCH

The government has decided to set up 50 new intensive care units (ICUs) at Dhaka Medical College Hospital to cope with the rush of...

World’s richest lose $117 billion in one-day market meltdown

The wealthiest 500 people on Earth lost 2.1 per cent of their collective net worth on Monday as US stocks plunged in their biggest...

4 renowned researchers selected as UGC professors

Four renowned researchers of the country have been selected as professors of University Grants Commission (UGC) for the next two years. The decision was made...

Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower as trade war worsens

Asian stocks followed Wall Street lower on Tuesday after China let its currency sink and halted purchases of U.S. farm goods, fueling fears Beijing's...

Brendon McCullum has announced his retirement

Former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has announced his retirement from cricket at the age of 37. McCullum retired from international cricket in 2016 but...

Dale Steyn retired from test cricket

South Africa's Dale Steyn retired from test cricket on Monday. He was one of the world's fiercest fast bowlers and the best in the...

Bangladesh-England match ends in tie

Touring Bangladesh Under-19 cricket team tied with hosts England on Monday in their seventh match of the ongoing tri-nation youth ODI series. With this...

Six more people lose lives as dengue outbreak

Six more people have died of dengue in Dhaka, Rangpur, Chandpur and Dinajpur districts as the entire country remains in the grip of the...

Fisherman’s body found in Patuakhali

Police recovered the hanging body of a fisherman from cross dam area in West Kuakata of Patuakhali on Tuesday. The deceased was identified as Al...

ACC wants Amir Khasru, wife’s statement

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has served a notice to BNP leader Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury and his wife Tahera Alam, seeking their wealth statement. In the...