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 Met Office asks ports to hoist signal No. 3 as rains continue https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/met-office-asks-ports-to-hoist-signal-no.-3-as-rains-continue Bangladesh Meteorological Department has asked the maritime ports to keep hoisted Local Cautionary Signal No. 3 as strong monsoon persists over the North Bay of Bengal. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 19:51:06 +0600 https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/met-office-asks-ports-to-hoist-signal-no.-3-as-rains-continue Vodafone wins international arbitration against India in $2 billion tax case https://bdnews24.com/business/2020/09/25/vodafone-wins-international-arbitration-against-india-in-2-billion-tax-case Vodafone Group Plc said on Friday it had won an international arbitration case against the Indian government, ending one of the most high-profile disputes in the country involving a $2 billion tax claim. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 19:21:43 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/vodafone-india-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/vodafone-india-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/business/2020/09/25/vodafone-wins-international-arbitration-against-india-in-2-billion-tax-case Indian farmers block roads, railways as protests mount over farm bills https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/indian-farmers-block-roads-railways-as-protests-mount-over-farm-bills-1 Thousands of farmers in India blocked roads and railway tracks on Friday in a protest against new legislation that they say could pave the way for the government to stop buying grain at guaranteed prices, leaving them at the mercy of private buyers. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 18:30:29 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/india-farms-protests-250920-03.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/india-farms-protests-250920-03.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/indian-farmers-block-roads-railways-as-protests-mount-over-farm-bills-1 We want global peace to prevail, says Hasina https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/we-want-global-peace-to-prevail-says-hasina Bangladesh is always prepared to work for ensuring global peace, said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina as she urged the world to work together in combating the COVID-19 pandemic. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 18:18:23 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/sheikh-hasina-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/sheikh-hasina-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/we-want-global-peace-to-prevail-says-hasina WHO gave blessing for coronavirus vaccine emergency use programme: China https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/who-gave-blessing-for-coronavirus-vaccine-emergency-use-programme-china The World Health Organization gave China its support and understanding to start administering experimental coronavirus vaccines to people while clinical trials were still underway, a Chinese health official said on Friday. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 18:03:15 +0600 https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/who-gave-blessing-for-coronavirus-vaccine-emergency-use-programme-china Over 80% of Britons not heeding COVID-19 self-isolation rules, study finds https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/over-80-of-britons-not-heeding-covid-19-self-isolation-rules-study-finds Over 80% of people in Britain are not adhering to self-isolation guidelines when they have COVID-19 symptoms or had contact with someone who has tested positive, a study has found. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 17:52:15 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/people-enjoy-hot-weather-uk-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/people+enjoy-hot+weather-uk-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/over-80-of-britons-not-heeding-covid-19-self-isolation-rules-study-finds N Korean leader offers rare apology for killing of South Korean https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/n-korean-leader-offers-rare-apology-for-killing-of-south-korean North Korea expressed regret on Friday for having shot dead a South Korean man to prevent the spread of coronavirus, the South’s national security adviser said, amid growing public and political outrage. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 17:23:27 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/kim-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/kim-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/n-korean-leader-offers-rare-apology-for-killing-of-south-korean Vietnam police bust ring selling 'recycled condoms' https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/vietnam-police-bust-ring-selling-recycled-condoms Police in Vietnam have confiscated an estimated 345,000 used condoms which had been cleaned and resold as new, state media reported. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 17:16:37 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/vietnam-condom-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/vietnam-condom-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/vietnam-police-bust-ring-selling-recycled-condoms Gillian Flynn takes her paranoia to television https://bdnews24.com/entertainment/2020/09/25/gillian-flynn-takes-her-paranoia-to-television Gillian Flynn grew up surrounded by comics. Her father, a film professor and an avid comic book collector, would spend weekends taking her to flea markets and garage sales, explaining the various eras and artists she should know, which strip was loosely based on a Ray Bradbury story, and so on. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 16:55:09 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/gillian-flynn-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/gillian-flynn-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/entertainment/2020/09/25/gillian-flynn-takes-her-paranoia-to-television Britain's Princess Eugenie is pregnant, Buckingham Palace says https://bdnews24.com/people/2020/09/25/britain-s-princess-eugenie-is-pregnant-buckingham-palace-says Britain's Princess Eugenie, granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth, is pregnant and expecting to give birth in early 2021, Buckingham Palace said on Friday. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 15:54:49 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/princess-eugenie-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/princess-eugenie-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/people/2020/09/25/britain-s-princess-eugenie-is-pregnant-buckingham-palace-says Bangladesh transfers 1,347 personnel in overhaul of Cox's Bazar police https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/bangladesh-transfers-1347-personnel-in-overhaul-of-cox-s-bazar-police The government has made wholesale changes to the police force in Cox's Bazar in a major shake-up around two months after the shooting death of former major Sinha Md Rashed Khan at a checkpoint. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 15:51:19 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/police-super-office-coxs-bazar-250920-02.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/police-super-office-coxs-bazar-250920-02.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/bangladesh-transfers-1347-personnel-in-overhaul-of-cox-s-bazar-police Legendary singer SP Balasubrahmanyam dies at 74 https://bdnews24.com/people/2020/09/25/legendary-singer-sp-balasubrahmanyam-dies-at-74 Celebrated Indian singer SP Balasubrahmanyam has died at the age of 74 in a Chennai hospital after almost two months of treatment, according to the local media. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 15:45:22 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/sp-balasubrahmanyam-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/sp-balasubrahmanyam-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/people/2020/09/25/legendary-singer-sp-balasubrahmanyam-dies-at-74 Bangladesh counts 1,383 virus cases, 21 deaths in a day https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/bangladesh-counts-1383-virus-cases-21-deaths-in-a-day Bangladesh has recorded 1,383 new cases of the novel coronavirus infection in a daily count, taking the tally to 356,767. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 15:30:45 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/16/children-bede-education-munshiganj-160920-25.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/children-bede-education-munshiganj-160920-25.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/bangladesh-counts-1383-virus-cases-21-deaths-in-a-day Beyond the pandemic, libraries look toward a new era https://bdnews24.com/society/2020/09/25/beyond-the-pandemic-libraries-look-toward-a-new-era Many companies and public institutions were unprepared for the pandemic and the ensuing lockdown. There was one notable, perhaps even surprising, exception: the nation’s public libraries. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 14:55:56 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/libraries-ny-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/libraries-ny-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/society/2020/09/25/beyond-the-pandemic-libraries-look-toward-a-new-era Two children die in Hatia boat capsize https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/two-children-die-in-hatia-boat-capsize Two teenage boys have died in Noakhali’s Hatia after a fishing boat capsized in the Meghna River due to high tide. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 14:52:55 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/noakhali-2-daed-251020-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/noakhali-2-daed-251020-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/two-children-die-in-hatia-boat-capsize No gas supply for three hours in Dhaka's Gulshan, Banani https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/no-gas-supply-for-three-hours-in-dhaka-s-gulshan-banani The gas supply to households and establishments in Dhaka's Gulshan and surrounding areas will be turned for three hours for repairs. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 14:05:50 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2018/11/06/ctg-gas-crisis-06112018-02.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Ctg-Gas-crisis-06112018-02.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/no-gas-supply-for-three-hours-in-dhaka-s-gulshan-banani Indian farmers block roads, railways as protests mount over farm bills https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2020/09/25/indian-farmers-block-roads-railways-as-protests-mount-over-farm-bills Farmers in India blocked roads and railway tracks on Friday in a protest against new legislation that they say could pave the way for the government to stop buying grain at guaranteed prices, leaving them at the mercy of private buyers. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 14:03:07 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/india-farmers-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/india-farmers-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2020/09/25/indian-farmers-block-roads-railways-as-protests-mount-over-farm-bills US coronavirus cases surpass 7 million as Midwest outbreak flares up https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/us-coronavirus-cases-surpass-7-million-as-midwest-outbreak-flares-up The number of novel coronavirus cases in the United States topped 7 million on Thursday - more than 20% of the world's total - as Midwest states reported spikes in COVID-19 infections in September, according to a Reuters tally. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 13:38:55 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/us-virus-cases-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/us-virus-cases-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2020/09/25/us-coronavirus-cases-surpass-7-million-as-midwest-outbreak-flares-up The ugly (and glorious) truth about American supermarkets https://bdnews24.com/arts/2020/09/25/the-ugly-and-glorious-truth-about-american-supermarkets “On the one hand, the supermarket is the most banal, mundane place,” said Benjamin Lorr, the author of the new book, “The Secret Life of Groceries: The Dark Miracle of the American Supermarket,” standing in the produce aisle of a Trader Joe’s in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn, New York, a short stroll from his apartment. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 13:24:16 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/us-supermarket-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/us-supermarket-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/arts/2020/09/25/the-ugly-and-glorious-truth-about-american-supermarkets Bangladesh plans to introduce ‘fee’ for NID services for expatriates https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/bangladesh-plans-to-introduce-fee-for-nid-services-for-expatriates The government plans to introduce a token fee to issue smart national identification cards for Bangladesh expatriates. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 12:28:19 +0600 https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2020/09/25/bangladesh-plans-to-introduce-fee-for-nid-services-for-expatriates Israel tightens holiday lockdown, restricting prayers and protests https://bdnews24.com/world/middle-east/2020/09/25/israel-tightens-holiday-lockdown-restricting-prayers-and-protests Warning that his country could be approaching “the edge of the abyss,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu imposed an even tighter lockdown than the one he announced last week to limit the spread of the coronavirus in Israel, which now has the highest rate of new cases per capita in the world. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 12:03:54 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/israel-lockdown-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/israel-lockdown-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/middle-east/2020/09/25/israel-tightens-holiday-lockdown-restricting-prayers-and-protests Amazon unveils drone that films inside your home. What could go wrong? https://bdnews24.com/technology/2020/09/25/amazon-unveils-drone-that-films-inside-your-home.-what-could-go-wrong When Amazon’s chief executive, Jeff Bezos, promised in 2013 that drones would soon be flying everywhere delivering packages, a miniature camera whirring through homes and recording video was probably not what people envisioned. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 11:35:57 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/amazon-security-drone-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/amazon-security-drone-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/technology/2020/09/25/amazon-unveils-drone-that-films-inside-your-home.-what-could-go-wrong Google services go down in some parts of US https://bdnews24.com/technology/2020/09/25/google-services-go-down-in-some-parts-of-us Google users experienced a widespread service disruption for just over an hour Thursday evening that affected the company’s email, YouTube and Google documents services. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 11:16:38 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/google-logo-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/google-logo-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/technology/2020/09/25/google-services-go-down-in-some-parts-of-us Electrified by Tesla, Chinese startups are on the charge https://bdnews24.com/automobile/2020/09/25/electrified-by-tesla-chinese-startups-are-on-the-charge China's electric vehicle startups are on the charge again, thanks to Tesla. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 11:08:25 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/chinese-telsa-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/chinese-telsa-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/automobile/2020/09/25/electrified-by-tesla-chinese-startups-are-on-the-charge India's coronavirus infections surge to 5.82 mln https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2020/09/25/india-s-coronavirus-infections-surge-to-5.82-mln India's coronavirus case tally surged to 5.82 million after it recorded 86,052 new infections in the last 24 hours, data from the health ministry showed on Friday. Fri, 25 Sep 2020 10:44:41 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2020/09/25/india-coronavirus-surge-250920-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/india-coronavirus-surge-250920-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2020/09/25/india-s-coronavirus-infections-surge-to-5.82-mln