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Protest demonstration in Dhaka on Kashmir issue

Islamist group holds nationwide demos on Friday Special Correspondent The Left Democratic Allinacne (LDA) on Wednesday staged a demonstration in Dhaka protesting against Indian government’s scrapping special status for Kashmir. Addressing the protest demonstration, left=wing leaders said that it was unfortunate for India to get a communal and fanatic Prime Minister Norendra Modi who had […]

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Dengu outbreak throughout the country

BNP Slams government for failure Special Correspondent The BNP has demanded resignation of Health Minister Zahid Maleque and Dhaka Mayors Atiqul Islam and Mohammad Sayeed Khokon for their “failure” to prevent an outbreak of dengue. Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir raised the demand following a meeting of the party’s policymaking body the National Standing […]

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Dengue hits headlines in global media

Special Correspondent The dengue outbreak in Bangladesh, the worst-ever onslaught of the deadly mosquito-borne disease in country’s history, has hit the headlines in the leading international media outlets. The number of dengue patients continued to rise with 1,477 more patients of the viral fever hospitalized across the country in the last 24 hours until 8am […]

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Dengue patients cram Dhaka hospitals

Special Correspondent The number of dengue patients, including children, is exceeding the number of seats at the city’s government hospitals, which is going to be a difficult situation to manage, sources at different hospitals said yesterday. With the number of dengue patients rising rapidly, the hospitals are failing to meet the shortage of necessary colloids […]