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Bangladesh record of 96 Covid-19 deaths 24 hours

Newsnow Desk: Ninety-six people have died from Covid-19 in 24 hours according to a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). This is the highest number…

Bangla Academy President Shamsuzzaman dies

Newsnow Desk: Prof Shamsuzzaman Khan, president of Bangla Academy, passed away this afternoon with Covid-19 infection. He breathed his last around 2:00pm at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib…

60% hike in bus fare from tomorrow: Quade

Newsnow Desk: A 60 percent hike in bus fare will come into effect from tomorrow, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said . Bus owners have to carry 50 percent…

Corona vaccine can be taken while fasting

Newsnow Desk: Muslims can receive Covid-19 vaccine during Ramadan fast, Islamic Foundation has said. As the vaccine does not enter the stomach directly, if anyone gets vaccinated in…

Dhaka’s air quality still ‘unhealthy’

Newsnow Desk: Dhaka's air quality is still "unhealthy". It is now sixth in the list of cities with the worst air quality. On Saturday, the capital's air quality index (AQI) was recorded…