Home / Author Archives: Mr. Admin (page 1326)

Author Archives: Mr. Admin

Govt to extend general holidays until May 5

As the number of coronavirus cases in the country is growing, the government on Wednesday decided to extend the general holidays until May 5, aiming to prevent the spread of the deadly virus. The Public Administration Ministry is likely to issue a notification in this regard today (Wednesday). Earlier on April 14, the government extended the holidays from April 15 to ...

Read More »

WHO insists it hid nothing, sounded virus alarm from start

The World Health Organization insisted Monday that it sounded the alarm on the novel coronavirus right from the very start and had hidden nothing from Washington about the deadly pandemic. WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said there were no secrets at the UN agency after being blasted by the United States for allegedly downplaying the initial COVID-19 outbreak in China.“We ...

Read More »

British scientists call for volunteers for human trials of coronavirus vaccine

Coronavirus vaccine researchers in London are asking for volunteers to take part in human trials in June. A team at Imperial College London has been carrying out tests on animals since February and has secured government funding to fast-track its work. “We are looking for volunteers to take part in our trial in June — they will be the first ...

Read More »

Hrithik Roshan, Ajay Devgn urge Coronavirus survivors to donate blood

Bollywood celebraties including Hrithik Roshan, Ajay Devgn and Varun Dhawan have appealed to people who have recovered from coronavirus to donate blood to help those in critical condition. The local municipal body, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said that recovered COVID-19 patients have antibodies that can protect against the virus. While everyone is doing their bit and helping the government to ...

Read More »

Coronavirus: Now Shakib decides to put his bat on auction

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has decided to put his bat with what he played in the World Cup 2019 in England, on auction aiming to raise fund to help the people affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Shakib is the second Bangladeshi cricketer after Mushfiqur Rahim to put the bat on auction. Earlier, Shakib formed a foundation named ‘Shakib Al ...

Read More »

Trump says immigration suspension to last 60 days

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he was suspending immigration for green card seekers for 60 days, arguing the controversial move would help Americans find work again after coronavirus caused a surge in unemployment. Trump told reporters at the White House the suspension would come into force through an executive order that he would likely sign on Wednesday as he offered ...

Read More »

Covid-19: Death toll rises to 120 in Bangladesh; 390 new cases reported

Ten more people died from coronavirus in Bangladesh in the last 24 hours till Wednesday, taking the death toll in the country to 120. Besides, 390 more people tested positive for coronavirus during the period, taking the number of such cases in the country to 3,772. Prof Nasima Sultana, additional director general of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), ...

Read More »

Onion, garlic and ginger can help keep immune system healthier

Though many foods are important for good health and immune system, certain kinds offer unique benefits. Among the foods, onion, garlic and ginger which are the basic ingredients used as a preventive measure to keep your immune system primed during this pandemic time. Let us see how?Onion: Onion is great immune-boosting food. The vegetable contains vitamin C, sulphur, zinc, selenium ...

Read More »

1,500 join paddy harvest in Sunamganj, thanks to UNO

  Responding to the call of the upazila nirbahi officer, some 1,500 people from different walks of life have joined farmers voluntarily in harvesting Boro paddy in Jamalpur upazila of Sunamganj district. Divided in eight teams, they joined the paddy harvest in different haors, including Pagnar, Hali and Mahalia, of the upazila from Tuesday morning after UNO Priyanka Paul made ...

Read More »

9 more Bangladeshis die of coronavirus in New York in 24 hrs

Nine more Bangladeshis have died of coronavirus (COVID-19) in New York of USA in the last 24 hours. The deceased were identified as Sirajul Islam, Abdur Rajjak, Babul Islam, Shafi Haydar, Biddut Das, Ataur Rahman Chowdhury, Abdus Salam Khan, Abdul Khalek and Abu Jaher. With this, at least 187 expatriate Bangladeshis died of COVID-19 in USA.However, the coronavirus death toll ...

Read More »