Covid-19 cases, deaths rising; debt relief needed for poorest nations: WHO

International Desk : The head of the World Health Organization voiced deep concern on Wednesday about the rapid escalation and global spread of COVID-19 cases from the new coronavirus,... Read more »

Coronavirus Update: Six-week-old infant dies of Covid-19 in US

International Desk : A six-week-old infant has died of complications relating to COVID-19, the governor of the US state of Connecticut said Wednesday, in one of the youngest recorded... Read more »

PM conferred with ‘Vaccine Hero’ award

EkusherAlo24 News Desk : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been conferred with the prestigious “Vaccine Hero” award in recognition of Bangladesh’s outstanding success in vaccination, reports BSS. Global Alliance... Read more »

US to send troops to Saudi Arabia after attacks on oil facilities

International Desk : The US has announced plans to send forces to Saudi Arabia in the wake of attacks against the country’s oil infrastructure, reports BBC. Secretary of Defence... Read more »

NASA’s Parker Captured Solar Photo

International Desk : NASA’s Parker Solar Probe is a little over a month into its seven-year mission to high-five the sun and it’s already producing the goods Much like... Read more »

China to pursue Myanmar for speedy repatriation of Rohingyas

Desk Report : Beijing today assured Dhaka that it would try to persuade Myanmar for taking back its nationals from Bangladesh as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Chinese... Read more »

Deadly air strike on Libya migrant centre sparks outrage

TRIPOLI, July 4, 2019 (AFP) : Outrage and calls for an independent probe mounted Wednesday as 44 migrants were killed in an air strike on a detention centre in... Read more »

Dhaka, Beijing ink nine instruments on various sectors

Desk Report : Bangladesh and China today signed nine instruments in different sectors ranging from aid for the Rohingyas and economic and technical cooperation, investment, power, culture and tourism.... Read more »

18 dead, four missing in attack on Niger army camp

NIAMEY, July 2, 2019 (AFP) : Eighteen soldiers were killed when “terrorists” struck an army camp in western Niger, the government said Tuesday, adding that the US and France... Read more »

Bangladesh PM proposes 5 points to address weaker economies’ concerns

Desk Report : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today placed a five-point proposal to address the key concerns of smaller communities and weaker economies for their collective takeoff endeavours, which... Read more »