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ED: Let’s not pretend that the pandemic...

ED: Let’s not pretend that the pandemic...

Editorial

Fri, Oct 8 2021

People are still free to attend professional and social gatherings, but they must abide by these...

Banks to remain closed on Sunday

Banks closed on Sunday

Banks

Thu, Aug 5 2021

Banking hours on Monday, Tuesday extended by half an hour to 3pm

OP-ED: Unmasking the plain truth

OP-ED: Unmasking the plain truth

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, Jul 1 2021

A fearless nation cannot be forced to muzzle up

Experts: Govt needs to be stricter on...

Experts: Govt needs to be stricter on...

Coronavirus

Fri, Apr 2 2021

Lax enforcement of 18-point directive leaving Covid-19 unchecked

ED: The worst may be yet to come

ED: The worst may be yet to come

Editorial

Tue, Dec 29 2020

Measures that were taken extremely seriously back in March are now being loosened nine months later

In Pandemic, and In Health

In Pandemic, and In Health

D2

Mon, Dec 21 2020

I read somewhere that the term social distancing itself is negative, that it ought to be physical distancing...

ED: Better safe than sorry

ED: Better safe than sorry

Editorial

Sun, Dec 13 2020

While it is a regrettable reality, it is also the correct decision

Cinema halls reopen after 7 months

Cinema halls reopen after 7 months

Showtime

Sat, Oct 17 2020

Cinema halls in Bangladesh opened after seven months on Friday, October 16. The Information Ministry...

Catching coronavirus outside is rare...

Catching coronavirus outside is rare...

Coronavirus

Tue, Oct 13 2020

The likelihood of catching the virus increases at events where people stand near each other and talk...

Study: Over 60% people struggle to maintain...

'Over 60% people struggle to maintain...

Health

Thu, Aug 27 2020

Nearly 40% of the respondents say they often forget to wash their hands frequently

Pandemic behaviour: Why some people...

Pandemic behaviour: Why some people...

Coronavirus

Fri, Aug 14 2020

Rule-breaking is not a new phenomenon, but behavioural scientists say it is being exacerbated in the...

OP-ED: The coronavirus conundrum

OP-ED: The coronavirus conundrum

Tanvir Haider Chaudhury

Thu, Aug 13 2020

Should we really be taking any chances?

ED: Bus operators need to respect the...

ED: Bus operators need to respect the...

Editorial

Thu, Aug 13 2020

The laxity in oversight has emboldened bus operators do as they please

ED: Have we learned our lesson?

ED: Have we learned our lesson?

Editorial

Thu, Aug 6 2020

We need to look at this problem with fresh eyes and revamp our efforts to fight the virus

Pakistan urges worshippers to buy sacrificial...

Pakistan urges worshippers to buy sacrificial...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 28 2020

Pakistan has reported over 270,000 Covid-19 cases with almost 6,000 deaths. Daily cases of new infection...

ED: Adapting to the new normal

ED: Adapting to the new normal

Editorial

Fri, Jul 24 2020

We can no longer sit around debating health directives such as the wearing of masks and social...

ED: New habits for a new normal

ED: New habits for a new normal

Editorial

Thu, Jul 16 2020

It is imperative that people adopt new habits to adapt

Success story Hong Kong reimposes tough...

Success story Hong Kong reimposes tough...

East Asia

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Hong Kongers widely adopted facemasks to deal with the epidemic when it first emerged, but from Wednesday...

Quader: Avoid gatherings during Eid...

Quader: Avoid gatherings during Eid...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 8 2020

Quader, also the road transport and bridges minister, said all should avoid gatherings in the interest...

OP-ED: Our kingdom for a framework

OP-ED: Our kingdom for a framework

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Mon, Jul 6 2020

Bangladesh needs a plan for reopening its sectors

Will office buildings ever be the same?...

Will office buildings ever be the...

Coronavirus

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Something so normal as working in a big office block has abruptly become almost unimaginable for...