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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…

Reduced supply causing rise in onion prices

Newsnow Desk: Onion prices shot up in Dhaka markets over the last one week as supply of imported bulbs and early harvested varieties declined. Locally grown onions are being traded at…