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Bank transaction hours from 10am to...

Bank transactions from 10am to 2:30pm...

Banks

Sun, May 23 2021

Bangladesh Bank issued a circular in this regard on Sunday, saying all other instructions will remain...

Limited scale banking to continue until...

Limited scale banking till May 23

Banks

Sun, May 16 2021

Related directives issued in the previous circulars will also remain in effect

Experts fear significant rise in crime...

‘Crime rate may double during...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 15 2021

Pandemic-induced unemployment led to rise in criminal activities

DGHS for delaying return journey of...

DGHS for delaying return journey of...

Coronavirus

Fri, May 14 2021

If India-like crisis comes to the country, there will be a big crisis, says DGHS chief

Last-minute shoppers, sellers indifferent...

Shoppers, sellers reluctant to Covid...

Dhaka

Thu, May 13 2021

Huge crowd seen throughout the day before Eid in Dhaka’s shopping malls and markets

Govt for lockdown extension, magistracy...

Strict lockdown for another week

Government Affairs

Thu, May 13 2021

Police to get magistracy power to ensure that everyone wears a mask

April saw 18 murders, 37 rapes amid...

Dhaka saw 18 murders, 37 rapes in...

Crisis

Thu, May 13 2021

Police yet to unearth the motives behind most of these crimes

Malaysia declares nationwide lockdown...

Lockdown across Malaysia as Covid cases...

South-East Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

The new measures come just ahead of the Eid, making millions to forgo for a second year the tradition...

India's Covid-19 cases dip from peak,...

India's Covid cases dip from peak

South Asia

Mon, May 10 2021

The health ministry reported 366,161 new infections and 3,754 deaths over last 24 hours

India turns to ex-army medics as Covid...

India turns to ex-army medics as Covid...

South Asia

Mon, May 10 2021

Some 400 medical officers are expected to serve on contract for a maximum of 11 months, the ministry...

Rahul Gandhi warns explosive Covid wave...

Rahul Gandhi warns explosive Covid wave...

South Asia

Sat, May 8 2021

India's highly infectious Covid-19 variant B.1.617 has already spread to other countries, and many...

More people defy lockdown ahead of...

More people defy lockdown ahead of...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 2 2021

Transport workers stage protests demanding that the government resume public transport

Obaidul Quader: Public transports likely...

Public transports likely to resume before...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 1 2021

The minister also urges the transport owners and workers to be patient

UEFA insists Istanbul hosting Champions...

UEFA insists Istanbul hosting Champions...

Football

Sat, May 1 2021

UEFA told AFP that it had been assured that the lockdown, which began on Thursday and is set to run until...

Limited scale banking extended...

Limited scale banking extended...

Banks

Wed, Apr 28 2021

The central bank issued the circular following the extension of the ongoing restrictions on public movement...

Mask up or face consequences, government...

Mask up or face consequences, govt...

Coronavirus

Mon, Apr 26 2021

The notice comes at a time when the government extended the lockdown but at the same time opened up markets...

Bangladesh decides to extend 'lockdown'...

'Lockdown' to be extended again

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 26 2021

Shops, malls will be allowed to be open 10am to 8pm

Obaidul Quader: Strict lockdown again...

Quader warns of strict lockdown if rules...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 25 2021

DNCC mayor also warns traders about actions if hygiene rules are breached

Crowds return as shops, malls...

Crowds return as shops, malls...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 25 2021

Many shoppers were seen flouting health safety rules and ignoring social distancing

‘No passengers on my rickshaw, no food...

‘No passengers on my rickshaw, no food...

Business

Thu, Apr 22 2021

Most rickshaw pullers are now earning Tk100-300 per day, indicating that they lost over 80% of their...

NBFIs to remain open on limited scale...

NBFIs to remain open on limited scale...

Business

Wed, Apr 21 2021

All 34 NBFIs in the country were closed amid the strict lockdown that began on April 14