Tag: BANGLADESH

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 19, 2020

As of 8 am, June 19, 2020: World count: 8,449,983 cases, 4,133,595 recoveries, 452,465 deaths There are now 8,449,983 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 15, 2020

As of 8 am, May 15, 2020: Worldwide: 4,413,597 cases, 1,578,135 recoveries There are now 4,413,597 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 4, 2020

As of 9 am, May 4, 2020: World count: 3,502,126 cases, 247,107 deaths, 1,124,127 recoveries There are now 3,502,126 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been...

2 Bangladeshi workers have recovered from Covid-19, released from hospital

Singapore—Two of the five Bangladeshi workers who had been infected with Covid-19 have fully recovered from the coronavirus and released from the hospital. This was...

Growing concern as 5 Bangladeshi workers come down with Covid-19

Singapore — With five Bangladeshis from a single construction site testing positive for Covid-19, there is growing concern about the virus among Bangladeshi foreign...

151 deaths in immigration detention centres since 2016: Malaysian Home Ministry

Malaysia -- There have been 151 deaths in Malaysian immigration detention centres since 2016. The latest figure dates from Sept 23 this year, according...

Bangladesh court sentences Islamist extremists to death for 2016 cafe attack

Seven Islamist extremists have been sentenced to death by a Bangladesh court over a savage 2016 attack that killed 22 people including 18 foreigners...

Four killed as police fire on Bangladesh protesters

At least four people were killed and nearly 50 injured Sunday after police fired on thousands of Bangladeshi Muslims protesting a Facebook post by...

Zakir Naik’s Peace TV given acres of Putrajaya land?

Reports have it that embattled Islamist preacher-cum-political-speaker has been granted acres of land in the administrative city of Putrajaya. Zakir, who was looking for a...