Bangladesh real-time news

5 Inventive Covid Measures Scientists Want The Government To Introduce (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 16/01/2021 01:16:16

Scientific advisers to the government on Friday published a batch of papers that contained a series of measures to help get the Covid-19 spike under control – but they require government ac...

GOF steps up patrols at ‘rat trails’ to curb entry of illegals at border (source — www.thesundaily.my) 14/01/2021 12:35:34

KOTA BHARU: The General Operations Force (GOF) will be stepping up patrols and control at the Malaysia-Thailand border, particularly along the ‘rat trails’ to curb the entry of illegal immigrants into...

Two Bangladeshis, including mastermind, held for forging documents (source — www.thesundaily.my) 13/01/2021 04:21:53

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 12: Police arrested a Bangladeshi national, who is believed to be the mastermind behind the forging of Immigration documents, following a raid on an apartment in Cheras yesterday.Immigr...

2020 Broke All These Environmental Records Despite The Pandemic (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 30/12/2020 10:33:35

If 2019 was the year that woke the world up to climate change, 2020 was the year it was pushed once again to the back of the queue. The pandemic changed everything. As cars gathered dust on drive...

Covid-19: Sarawak conducts contact tracing after three foreigners tested positive (source — www.thesundaily.my) 25/12/2020 16:10:34

KUCHING: The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (JPBN) is conducting contact tracing efforts after recording three latest Covid-19 positive cases including one involving an illegal.JPBN, in a state...

Children who lost father to Covid finally find hope (source — www.bbc.co.uk) 19/12/2020 03:10:59

A Bangladeshi family left "helpless" when the father died of Covid, see their dreams of a new life in Scotland return.

Sesame Street creates Rohingya Muppets to help refugee children (source — www.theguardian.com) 18/12/2020 14:34:27

Twins Noor and Aziz Yasmin will feature in educational videos shown in refugee camps in BangladeshThe children’s TV show Sesame Street has unveiled its first Rohingya Muppets to help thousands of refu...

Garment workers going hungry as fallout from cancelled orders takes toll – report (source — www.theguardian.com) 03/12/2020 17:32:39

Employees are being forced into debt and facing food shortages as suppliers to western fashion brands cut wages and close factories Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe cata...

I’m An MP, And I’m Taking Part In A Vaccine Trial. Here’s Why (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 03/12/2020 09:00:18

Over the last nine months, our world have been turned upside down as the coronavirus pandemic takes not only lives from us, but livelihoods too. Just as we began to realise the economic ramificat...

OUTRAGE after Chinese scientists claim coronavirus originated in India (source — feedproxy.google.com) 28/11/2020 08:07:12

A GROUP of Chinese scientists have sparked outrage by releasing a report claiming the coronavirus probably originated in either India or Bangladesh.

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