bdnews24.com - Home https://bdnews24.com/ The RSS feed of bdnews24.com en Bangladesh News 24 Hours Ltd. Wed, 13 Sep 2017 06:22:35 +0600 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 06:22:35 +0600 Home ‘Apologise for hard decisions, inconvenience’: PM Modi on virus lockdown https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2020/03/29/apologise-for-hard-decisions-inconvenience-pm-modi-on-virus-lockdown Amid the prevailing coronavirus situation in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has apologised to the nation for the “hard decision" and underscored the need to enforce the restrictions, saying those who are violating the lockdown are "playing with their own life”. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 13:38:03 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/narendra-modi-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/narendra-modi-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2020/03/29/apologise-for-hard-decisions-inconvenience-pm-modi-on-virus-lockdown Fire Service phone lines across Bangladesh are down https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/29/fire-service-phone-lines-across-bangladesh-are-down The Bangladesh Telecommunications Company Limited or BTCL phone lines used by the Fire Service and Civil Defence are inaccessible across the country. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 13:04:57 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/fire-service-hq-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/fire-service-hq-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/29/fire-service-phone-lines-across-bangladesh-are-down Construction of Akij Group's coronavirus hospital resumes in Tejgaon after a day of protests https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/29/construction-of-akij-group-s-coronavirus-hospital-resumes-in-tejgaon-after-a-day-of-protests The construction of Akij Group's specialised hospital to treat people infected with the novel coronavirus has resumed in Dhaka’s Tejgaon a day after protests by locals brought the initiative to a halt. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 12:50:16 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/28/coronavirus-hospital-protest-280320-13.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/coronavirus-hospital-protest-280320-13.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/29/construction-of-akij-group-s-coronavirus-hospital-resumes-in-tejgaon-after-a-day-of-protests No new virus cases reported for second day in Bangladesh https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/29/no-new-virus-cases-reported-for-second-day-in-bangladesh No new cases of coronavirus infections have been reported for the second day, according to the disease control agency. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 12:34:54 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/meerjady-sabrina-flora-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/meerjady-sabrina-flora-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/29/no-new-virus-cases-reported-for-second-day-in-bangladesh Worldwide coronavirus deaths exceed 30,000 https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/worldwide-coronavirus-deaths-exceed-30000 The global death toll from the coronavirus has hit 30,847 with the number of infections rising to 664,924, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 12:17:12 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/coronavirus-global-deaths-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/coronavirus-global-deaths-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/worldwide-coronavirus-deaths-exceed-30000 Taliban refuses to talk to new Afghan government negotiators https://bdnews24.com/world/south-asia/2020/03/29/taliban-refuses-to-talk-to-new-afghan-government-negotiators The Taliban declined on Saturday to begin talks with the Afghan government's new negotiating team in a setback to the US-brokered peace process for one of the world's longest-running conflicts. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 11:29:01 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/taliban-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/taliban-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/south-asia/2020/03/29/taliban-refuses-to-talk-to-new-afghan-government-negotiators Pregnant scientist develops India's first Covid-19 testing kit https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2020/03/29/pregnant-scientist-develops-india-s-first-covid-19-testing-kit India has developed its first coronavirus testing kit in just six weeks amid criticism for its poor record of testing people in the battle against the deadly virus. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 11:12:14 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/india-test-kit-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/india-test-kit-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2020/03/29/pregnant-scientist-develops-india-s-first-covid-19-testing-kit Trump struggles with tone in virus crisis, aides urge more empathy https://bdnews24.com/world/americas/2020/03/29/trump-struggles-with-tone-in-virus-crisis-aides-urge-more-empathy The coronavirus pandemic is forcing President Donald Trump to show empathy to console Americans under siege, and it's not easy for a brash leader more accustomed to bellicose politics. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 10:27:07 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/virus-trump-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/virus-trump-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/americas/2020/03/29/trump-struggles-with-tone-in-virus-crisis-aides-urge-more-empathy Coronavirus crisis awakens a sleeping giant: China’s youth https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/coronavirus-crisis-awakens-a-sleeping-giant-chinas-youth Students have flooded social media to organise donations for Chinese doctors battling the coronavirus epidemic. Workers have marched in the streets to demand compensation for weeks of unemployment during citywide lockdowns. Young citizen journalists have taken to YouTube to call for free speech. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 10:19:39 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/china-virus-youth-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/china-virus-youth-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/coronavirus-crisis-awakens-a-sleeping-giant-chinas-youth World’s largest glove maker sees shortage as coronavirus fight spikes https://bdnews24.com/health/2020/03/29/worlds-largest-glove-maker-sees-shortage-as-coronavirus-fight-spikes Malaysia’s Top Glove Corporation Bhd, which makes one in every five gloves globally, expects a product shortage as demand from Europe and the United States spikes because of the widening coronavirus outbreak is exceeding its capacity. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 10:12:48 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/coronavirus-gloves-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/coronavirus-gloves-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/health/2020/03/29/worlds-largest-glove-maker-sees-shortage-as-coronavirus-fight-spikes Getting better: China's new coronavirus cases trend lower https://bdnews24.com/world/asia-pacific/2020/03/29/getting-better-china-s-new-coronavirus-cases-trend-lower China reported 45 new coronavirus cases in the mainland for Saturday, down from 54 on the previous day, with all but one involving travelers from overseas, the country's health authority said on Sunday. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 09:57:09 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/china-virus-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/china-virus-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/asia-pacific/2020/03/29/getting-better-china-s-new-coronavirus-cases-trend-lower Spread of coronavirus accelerates in US jails and prisons https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/spread-of-coronavirus-accelerates-in-us-jails-and-prisons Sean Hernandez says he covers his mouth and nose with a t-shirt or towel when he leaves his cell, the only defence he can improvise against the coronavirus outbreak now sweeping through New York’s Rikers Island jail system. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 09:18:10 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/virus-us-jail-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/virus-us-jail-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/spread-of-coronavirus-accelerates-in-us-jails-and-prisons Airbnb hosts to provide free rooms for British health workers https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/airbnb-hosts-to-provide-free-rooms-for-british-health-workers Airbnb hosts will provide free rooms for workers in Britain's National Health Service (NHS) to support their work during the coronavirus outbreak, the company said on Sunday. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 08:43:42 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/uk-virus-airbnb-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/uk-virus-airbnb-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/airbnb-hosts-to-provide-free-rooms-for-british-health-workers Trump drops idea of New York lockdown as US death count crosses 2,000 https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/trump-drops-idea-of-new-york-lockdown-as-us-death-count-crosses-2000 President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he would issue a travel warning for the hard-hit New York area to limit the spread of the coronavirus, backing off from an earlier suggestion that he might try to cut off the region entirely. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 08:40:31 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/virus-new-york-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/virus-new+york-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/trump-drops-idea-of-new-york-lockdown-as-us-death-count-crosses-2000 At home with coronavirus, UK's Johnson writes to the nation https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/at-home-with-coronavirus-uk-s-johnson-writes-to-the-nation British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who is self-isolating at 10 Downing Street after testing positive for coronavirus, will write to every UK household to urge people to stay at home. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 08:32:12 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/johnson-virus-290320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/johnson-virus-290320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/at-home-with-coronavirus-uk-s-johnson-writes-to-the-nation Bangladeshi warns citizens against coronavirus disinformation amid shutdown https://bdnews24.com/socialmedia/2020/03/29/bangladeshi-warns-citizens-against-coronavirus-disinformation-amid-shutdown The government has warned users with action under the Digital Security Act against sharing “misleading” or “false information” on coronavirus over the internet. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 04:01:18 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/17/coronavirus-control-room-170320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/coronavirus-control-room-170320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/socialmedia/2020/03/29/bangladeshi-warns-citizens-against-coronavirus-disinformation-amid-shutdown Coronavirus hits hard flow of foreign funds to Bangladesh https://bdnews24.com/economy/2020/03/29/coronavirus-hits-hard-flow-of-foreign-funds-to-bangladesh The coronavirus pandemic has hit hard the flow of aid from foreign donors who cleared 14 percent less money in the eight months to February than the same period last fiscal year. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 03:35:30 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/01/24/us-dollar.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/US-Dollar.jpg https://bdnews24.com/economy/2020/03/29/coronavirus-hits-hard-flow-of-foreign-funds-to-bangladesh Government allocates Tk 98.1m, rice for the poor amid coronavirus shutdown https://bdnews24.com/economy/2020/03/29/government-allocates-tk-98.1m-rice-for-the-poor-amid-coronavirus-shutdown The government has allocated Tk 98.1 million and 30,617 tonnes of rice for assistance of the poor whose livelihood is hit hard by a 10-day nationwide shutdown to stem the coronavirus outbreak. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 02:43:30 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/28/ctg-relief-280320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/ctg-relief-280320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/economy/2020/03/29/government-allocates-tk-98.1m-rice-for-the-poor-amid-coronavirus-shutdown Juventus players, coach Sarri agree pay cut due to coronavirus https://bdnews24.com/sport/2020/03/29/juventus-players-coach-sarri-agree-pay-cut-due-to-coronavirus Juventus players and coach Maurizio Sarri have reached an agreement over a wage reduction that will save the Italian champions 90 million euros in the 2019/2020 financial year, the Serie A club announced on Saturday. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 02:26:11 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/dybala-juvntus-coronavirus-280320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/dybala-juvntus-coronavirus-280320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/sport/2020/03/29/juventus-players-coach-sarri-agree-pay-cut-due-to-coronavirus Hasina wishes Johnson quick recovery from COVID-19, says Bangladesh will work closely with UK https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/29/hasina-wishes-johnson-quick-recovery-from-covid-19-says-bangladesh-will-work-closely-with-uk Sheikh Hasina has expressed her sadness over British Prime Minister Boris Johnson contracting the coronavirus. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 01:16:06 +0600 https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/29/hasina-wishes-johnson-quick-recovery-from-covid-19-says-bangladesh-will-work-closely-with-uk Qatar confirms first coronavirus death, a Bangladeshi resident https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/29/qatar-confirms-first-coronavirus-death-a-bangladeshi-resident Qatar reported its first death from COVID-19 on Saturday, a Bangladeshi resident, as its neighbour the United Arab Emirates extended to April 5 a nightly curfew to sterilise public places to combat the spread of coronavirus. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 01:08:20 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/19/qatar-coronavirus-190320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/qatar-coronavirus-190320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/29/qatar-confirms-first-coronavirus-death-a-bangladeshi-resident A single gesture behind Trump fuels an online conspiracy theory https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/a-single-gesture-behind-trump-fuels-an-online-conspiracy-theory At a White House briefing on the coronavirus March 20, President Donald Trump called the State Department the “Deep State Department.” Behind him, Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, dropped his head and rubbed his forehead. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 00:28:02 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/29/anthony-fauci-gesture-280320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/anthony-fauci-gesture-280320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/29/a-single-gesture-behind-trump-fuels-an-online-conspiracy-theory Lord Ahmad calls Hasina as UK offers coronavirus assistance to Bangladesh https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/28/lord-ahmad-calls-hasina-as-uk-offers-coronavirus-assistance-to-bangladesh Britain has offered Bangladesh financial assistance to tackle the coronavirus outbreak under the World Health Organization. Sat, 28 Mar 2020 23:51:52 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/07/30/pm-at-london-05.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/PM-At-London-05.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/03/28/lord-ahmad-calls-hasina-as-uk-offers-coronavirus-assistance-to-bangladesh Italy coronavirus deaths rise by 889 in a day to 10,023 https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/28/italy-coronavirus-deaths-rise-by-889-in-a-day-to-10023 The death toll from an outbreak of coronavirus in Italy barrelled past 10,000 on Saturday, a figure that made an extension of a national lockdown almost certain. Sat, 28 Mar 2020 23:46:25 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/28/italy-coronavirus-coffin-280320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/italy-coronavirus-coffin-280320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/03/28/italy-coronavirus-deaths-rise-by-889-in-a-day-to-10023 Shielding the foetus from the coronavirus https://bdnews24.com/health/2020/03/28/shielding-the-foetus-from-the-coronavirus Newborns and babies have so far seemed to be largely unaffected by the coronavirus, but three new studies suggest that the virus may reach the foetus in utero. Sat, 28 Mar 2020 23:41:30 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/03/28/pregnant-coronavirus-280320-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/pregnant-coronavirus-280320-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/health/2020/03/28/shielding-the-foetus-from-the-coronavirus