Today's News : 08/05/2021

8:36 PM 30 ambulances gifted by Modi enroute to Bangladesh from India
8:30 PM Some 40 bodies found in Myanmar jungle after army crackdown -UN envoy
8:19 PM Govt orgs better than NGOs at disclosing info under Right to Information Act: TIB
8:06 PM Movement restrictions almost non-existent despite extension of lockdown
7:56 PM 10 years’ work experience now enough to be a bank’s CFO
7:53 PM Bangladesh to receive 34 lakh Sinopharm doses next week: Momen
7:48 PM Mahedi asked Shakib to 'stay cool'
7:36 PM Two associates of Piyasha placed on remand
7:31 PM Choose your shade of burgundy
7:05 PM Covid-19 vaccine: Civil society groups urge for waiver on TRIPS obligations
7:04 PM Central bank relaunches Bangladesh Bank Bill to mop up excess liquidity
6:35 PM Case filed against Pori Moni under Narcotics Control Act
6:08 PM 218 hospitalised with dengue in a single day
6:07 PM Perfect ways of making and storing Deshi Ghee
5:57 PM The Anime and Video Game Hype at the Tokyo Olympics
5:51 PM Conduct anti-mosquito drive in buildings under housing ministry: minister
5:45 PM Record 264 Covid-19 deaths, 12,744 cases recorded in 24 hours
5:45 PM 11 officials of a housing project arrested on land grabbing charges in Dhamrai
5:40 PM UK becomes Dialogue Partner to ASEAN
5:12 PM Hardline cleric Raisi to be sworn in as Iran's president
5:02 PM Bubly signs up for ‘Talash’
5:00 PM Pakistan deploys paramilitary forces after Hindu temple attacked by mob
4:45 PM Man held with Saudi riyal worth Tk 53 lakh at Dhaka airport
4:44 PM Gazipur police fire rubber bullets as RMG workers protest termination of 10 coworkers
4:37 PM Uneasy calm in Indian Kashmir on second anniversary of loss of autonomy
4:34 PM Fire at Savar warehouse
4:32 PM PM releases postage stamp on Sheikh Kamal’s 72nd birth anniversary
4:19 PM Stocks continue rising for sixth consecutive day
4:16 PM Dhaka South City Corporation suspends executive engineer for corruption
4:12 PM Woman hacked to death in Narayanganj
3:23 PM Banks to remain closed on Aug 8
3:00 PM Google pays Tk 2.3 crore VAT to NBR
2:57 PM 10-year-old dies of dengue at Dhaka hospital
2:37 PM French President Macron: 3rd Covid vaccine doses likely for elderly, vulnerable
2:36 PM Four brave women perform funeral rites of female Covid victims
2:24 PM Site of ancient Olympic Games threatened as Greece battles wildfire
2:20 PM 98% Covid patients infected with delta variant: BSMMU
2:17 PM Russia to deploy long-range bombers in drills near Afghan border - report
1:54 PM Israel conducts first Lebanon strikes in seven years: military
1:48 PM Sheikh Kamal’s 72nd birth anniversary being observed
1:29 PM Bangladesh wins 2 silver medals, 1 bronze medal at Int’l Medicine Olympiad
1:27 PM ‘Pushing needles without injecting vaccine’: Now 2 nurses withdrawn in Pabna
1:24 PM HC verbally orders for providing training to executive magistrates running mobile courts
1:24 PM PM hands over Sheikh Kamal NSC Award
1:13 PM Indian foreign minister urges Bangladesh to implement MoU on disaster management
1:03 PM Mustafizur a ‘difficult customer’ with ‘incredible skill’, admits Agar
12:59 PM Rohingya robber killed in Cox’s Bazar gunfight, Rab says
12:47 PM 11 die at Kushtia General Hospital’s Covid unit in 24 hours
12:46 PM BYLC’s Youth Leadership Summit kicks off virtually
12:40 PM HC clears way for holding Sylhet-3 by-election
12:24 PM Factories to stay open, domestic flights to operate during lockdown till Aug 10
12:14 PM Spreading positivity with ‘Mullobodh Er Paathshala’
12:13 PM Hockey brings India medal at Olympics after more than 40 years
12:13 PM Robi CEO Mahtab steps down
12:10 PM Over 1000 Bangladeshi journalists to be trained by Facebook
11:52 AM Bollywood film 'Faraaz' to tell the story of Holey Artisan Café attack
11:51 AM Barishal division records highest single-day Covid deaths, infections
11:39 AM 17 die at RMCH Covid unit in 24 hours; positivity rate 23.71% in Rajshahi
10:27 AM Fire at Singer warehouse in Savar under control
10:25 AM Mithila elaborates on dynamic first look of 'Maya'
8:35 AM White House says US can provide Covid-19 boosters if needed
8:20 AM US developing plan to require foreign visitors to be vaccinated, official says
8:01 AM Van carrying migrants overturns in Texas, 10 killed
2:33 AM Muhith’s health improving: Momen
2:27 AM Producer, actor Raz detained after Rab finds liquor during raid
1:31 AM Singer Rihanna is officially a billionaire, Forbes says
12:39 AM 6-year-old dies after being hit by pickup van in Dhaka
12:05 AM India in charge after England wilt in Nottingham
12:00 AM ‘Afif, Sohan showed maturity’
12:00 AM Positivity rate drops for 2nd straight day
12:00 AM Woman sues husband, 6 men for rape
12:00 AM Hundreds rendered homeless in Brahmaputra shoal
12:00 AM Hard times for musical instrument makers amidst Covid-19 outbreak
12:00 AM Previous Enmity: Acid thrown on two siblings in Patuakhali town
12:00 AM Hopes of 3 farmers dashed
12:00 AM 'Golden: Bangladesh at 50' - A tender, discerning look at where we are now
12:00 AM Chinmay Tumbe's 'The Age of Pandemics': Lessons from history in desperate times
12:00 AM Revisiting forgotten babyhood days with ‘Babuibela’
12:00 AM Taliban claim Kabul blast
12:00 AM China’s Covid cases at 6-month high
12:00 AM Asean finally appoints Brunei diplomat as envoy to Myanmar
12:00 AM NY governor urged to quit after damning harassment report
12:00 AM ‘Brazil is under attack’
12:00 AM This day in history
12:00 AM Quotes of the day
12:00 AM Fully vaccinated one-third as likely to get Covid: study
12:00 AM Police officer killed in incident outside Pentagon
12:00 AM ‘Potential hijack’ of ship off UAE is over: UK agency
12:00 AM India deploys warships in South China Sea
12:00 AM Malaysia PM defies growing calls to quit
12:00 AM Dengue rings alarm
12:00 AM Dhaka struggles to enforce lockdown
12:00 AM Maj Gen (retd) Dr M Abdul Mohaiemen passes away
12:00 AM For the Love of the (Unpopular) Game
12:00 AM Two associates of Piyasha arrested
12:00 AM People losing trust in govt due to ridiculous remarks by ministers: GM Quader
12:00 AM Play Like a Girl
12:00 AM Mounting Pressure of Covid-19 Patients: SBMCH urges Barishal citizens to volunteer
12:00 AM ‘Dorji Monir’ placed on four-day remand
12:00 AM SHOUT Quiz: Find Your Inner Olympian
12:00 AM How to Draw a Typical Bangladeshi Village Scenery
12:00 AM Dhaka-HK-Dhaka: Biman to run special flight on August 9
12:00 AM HC orders release of minors imprisoned over early marriage
12:00 AM CAAB writes to India to resume flights
12:00 AM BYLC youth summit opens
12:00 AM Savers, small borrowers pay price as banks run after high profit
12:00 AM Edible oil price rises
12:00 AM Export container backlog eases at ICDs
12:00 AM Bangladesh on cusp of industrial revolution
12:00 AM Low-cost funds for women entrepreneurs
12:00 AM Marketing biggest challenge for farm produce
12:00 AM Govt to import 50,000 tonnes of rice from India
12:00 AM Vitriol
12:00 AM Rawhide traders in a bind
12:00 AM Do You Know the Meaning of Friendship?
12:00 AM Public administration in socio-economic dev
12:00 AM Southeast Asia’s factory powerhouses hit by vaccination woes, Delta
12:00 AM How Not to Prep for Exams
12:00 AM Oil prices edge higher
12:00 AM Covid Booster Shots: WHO calls for moratorium
12:00 AM Sony posts Q1 profit jump
12:00 AM NY Times reaches 8m subscribers, profits up
12:00 AM Investors call for action by steelmakers on carbon emissions
12:00 AM As China’s recovery wobbles, economists expect more policy easing
12:00 AM Neanderthals made Spanish cave art
12:00 AM Presidents Oath: Bangladesh sends envoys to Tehran
12:00 AM Euro zone business surges in July
12:00 AM Pakistan govt accuses AL of massacre
12:00 AM Migrants in Malaysia: Over 11,500 returned since Nov
12:00 AM Butterfly Marketing gets new MD
12:00 AM MTB recognised at Asian Banking and Finance Awards 2021
12:00 AM 241 more die, 13,817 get Covid
12:00 AM UK private sector growth slows to weakest since March
12:00 AM India’s services activity shrinks again in July
12:00 AM Pleas unheard, he suffers in silence
12:00 AM 9 banks join Brac pandemic campaign
12:00 AM Dubai airport expects passenger surge as UAE eases travel curbs
12:00 AM WB’s Refugee Policy Review Framework: Not based on ‘one-size-fits-all’
12:00 AM Alesha Card offers 50pc discount on supplies
12:00 AM US extends Iraq’s sanction waiver for four months
12:00 AM Syrian man arrested in Berlin over Damascus war crime
12:00 AM US, Indonesia commit to S China Sea defense in ‘strategic dialogue’
12:00 AM Tigers leave the Kangaroos rattled
12:00 AM Gold for De Grasse, record for McLaughlin
12:00 AM N’ganj Factory Fire: All hope lost for 24 families
12:00 AM Covid Passport: Govt steps back after criticism
12:00 AM News Analysis: Why is the govt indulging Evaly so much?
12:00 AM Lightning Deaths: Steps not taken could’ve saved many lives
12:00 AM Lightning kills 19 in 2 districts
12:00 AM NSC announces 12 sports award recipients
12:00 AM Pori Moni held after Rab raids her home
12:00 AM Kings bounce back after hiccup
12:00 AM Youngsters hold their nerve
12:00 AM Special vaccine drive hits a major snag: Cut down to 1 day from 6 due to shortage of jabs
12:00 AM India pacers trouble England
12:00 AM The Sung and Unsung Heroes behind Music Production
12:00 AM The Fine Line between Rudeness and Honesty
12:00 AM Books on Astrophysics for Noobs
12:00 AM Editorial
12:00 AM Confusion over movement restrictions for the unvaccinated
12:00 AM Matuail landfill is in utter disarray
12:00 AM Development and political leadership: China’s Wang Huning and new perspectives
12:00 AM Helping the poor to survive lockdown
12:00 AM Protecting breastfeeding is a shared responsibility
12:00 AM Afghanistan may be a bellwether for Saudi-Iranian rivalry