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Coronavirus
chronicle

249,651
Confirmed cases
in Bangladesh
3,306
Deaths in
Bangladesh
18,973,924
Confirmed cases
worldwide
711,189
Deaths
worldwide
12,162,136
Total
Recovered
171,642
Cases increased
from yesterday

TRACKING
COVID-19
IN BANGLADESH

একদিনে আরও ৩৯ জনের মৃত্যু, শনাক্ত আরও ২,৯৭৭ জন

প্রথম কোভিড-১৯ শনাক্তের ১৫২তম দিনে এসে দেশে মোট শনাক্তের সংখ্যা দাঁড়াল দুই লাখ ৪৯ হাজার ৬৫১ জনে, মৃতের সংখ্যা তিন হাজার ৩০৬ জনে পৌঁছালো।

Covid-19 causing long-term human development crisis in Central Asia: World Bank

“The crisis threatens to deprive this generation of future earnings, as it pushes a large share of Central Asian students into functional illiteracy – inability to read, write, and do math at a...

Why the killing of Major Sinha is a fresh assault on the state

It matters very little to the law enforcement agencies whether people believe their concocted story or reject it as fictitious

22h | Analysis

A paperless future on the horizon

Can the pandemic push us closer to a ‘paperless office’ culture? Experts say it is high time to bid paper documents goodbye

1d | Panorama

“The ‘lives vs livelihoods’ debate is a false dichotomy and the wrong framing”

Covid-19 is a global crisis and it affected many countries where the Bangladeshi diaspora lives and works. Even if there was never a single case of coronavirus inside Bangladesh, we would still...

1d | Panorama

Why are the letters of the keyboard jumbled?

Computer manufacturing companies were not willing to make the effort needed to replace Qwerty, even though many layouts are more than qualified for it

6d | Splash

Music composers, producers unite to form association

Sheikh Sadi Khan was announced as the association's convener.

1h | Glitz

The next generation of Rabindra Sangeet singers

Today is the death anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore. Popular singers Mahtim Sakib and Abanti Shithi are among a new generation of artists who are at the forefront of taking Tagore’s songs to the...

5h | Glitz