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Seven Covid patients die in Romanian...

Romania hospital fire kills 7 Covid...

Europe

Fri, Oct 1 2021

Five patients were found dead inside the hospital, while two others died while being transferred to other...

Israel foreign minister opens embassy...

Israel opens embassy in Bahrain

Middle East

Fri, Oct 1 2021

The UAE, Bahrain and Morocco are the first Arab states in decades to normalise relations with Israel...

Nobel prize season returns under pandemic...

Nobel prize season returns under pandemic...

World

Fri, Oct 1 2021

The medicine, physics, chemistry, literature, economics and peace awards will be given out in Stockholm...

India-Australia to reach trade deal...

India-Australia to reach trade

South Asia

Fri, Oct 1 2021

Bilateral trade was around $17 billion last year, with India exporting its key services sector and Australian...

As North Korea escalates, Biden plays...

Biden stays cool amid North Korea...

World

Fri, Oct 1 2021

The Biden administration says it is willing to resume talks without preconditions but it also shows little...

Finland to start giving Covid-19 jabs...

Finland to start jabbing minks

Europe

Fri, Oct 1 2021

The mink is the only animal identified so far as being able to transmit Covid-19 to humans

Myanmar anti-coup resistance drags military...

Myanmar army into bloody stalemate

South-East Asia

Fri, Oct 1 2021

This comes as the military is unable to crush fighters resisting its rule who are themselves not strong...

Red Cross: Over 2,000 health facilities...

'2,000 Afghan health facilities...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 30 2021

More than 20,000 health workers in the country were no longer working, or were working without being...

UK policeman jailed for rest of his...

UK cop jailed unto death for Everard...

Europe

Thu, Sep 30 2021

The sentence means Couzens joins 60 other of Britain's most dangerous criminals who will die behind...

Meet minor Brazilian girl dubbed world's...

Meet world's 'youngest' astronomer

World

Thu, Sep 30 2021

If her findings are certified, she will become the youngest person in the world to officially discover...

Malawi's ex-deputy speaker shoots himself...

Malawi's leader kills self in...

Africa

Thu, Sep 30 2021

The incident was linked to "frustration with the implementation of his conditions of...

Court allows police to quiz Evaly MD...

Court allows police to quiz Evaly MD...

Court

Thu, Sep 30 2021

The IO requested to show them arrested in the case and had sought for a 5-day remand

Pran Gopal takes oath as MP

Pran Gopal takes oath as MP

Parliament

Thu, Sep 30 2021

Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury administered the oath to Dr Pran Gopal Dutta 

UNHCR condemns Mohib Ullah killing

UNHCR condemns Mohib Ullah killing

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 30 2021

The UN refugee agency urges the Bangladesh authorities to undertake an immediate investigation, and hold...

Crucial West Bengal by-polls held to...

Crucial West Bengal by-polls held

South Asia

Thu, Sep 30 2021

The Bhabanipur by-election is crucial for Mamata Banerjee as she needs to get elected as an MLA by the...

Embattled French ex-president Sarkozy...

Sarkozy gets second jail term

Europe

Thu, Sep 30 2021

Sarkozy spent nearly twice the legal limit of 22.5 million euros on his failed bid for a second term...

Digital Quality of Life Index 2021:...

Bangladesh ranks lowest for mobile internet...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 30 2021

As per the survey, Bangladeshi mobile internet users experienced the slowest speed -- 10.60Mbps -- among...

Israeli fire kills three Palestinians...

Woman among three killed by Israel

Middle East

Thu, Sep 30 2021

Earlier, five Palestinians were killed on Sunday after an Israeli raid in the occupied West Bank sparked...

US, Russia launch new round of talks...

US-Russia talks start

North America

Thu, Sep 30 2021

Beyond disarmament, the two sides were expected to discuss new technologies, space and artificial...

Custodial death of Rayhan: Court accepts...

Court accepts chargesheet in Sylhet...

Nation

Thu, Sep 30 2021

Family members demanded exemplary punishment of those responsible for Rayhan's murder

Family blames Rohingya militants for...

Family: Rohingya militants behind Mohib...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 30 2021

The Rohingya community leader received death threats from ARSA in recent months and at least eight men...