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Youth with fever and breathing problem dies in Narail

A 26-year-old, suffering from fever and breathing problem, died 15 minutes after being admitted at Narail General Hospital last night. The patient was admitted at the hospital yesterday around 9:00pm with complaints of fever, breathing problem and vomiting, Dr Abdul Momen, civil surgeon (CS) of Narail, said. Before any medical test could be done, he…

Reminiscence: My first match

I have been watching matches on TV since the 1996 Cricket World Cup. My love for the sport developed from watching the likes of Sanath Jayasuriya, Romesh Kaluwitharana and Brian Lara smashing fours and sixes on the small black and white TV we had back in my hometown in Sylhet. But, for some reason, I…

Mabia worried, frustrated

Athletes of different disciplines have an opportunity to maintain their fitness by doing exercise at home, but weightlifters need special type of exercise which cannot be conducted at home. With all types of sports activities suspended in the country since March 16, athletes of various sports have been trying to remain as fit as they…

Trump threatens to cut WHO funding

President Donald Trump threatened on Tuesday to cut US funding to the World Health Organization, accusing it of bias toward China, where the authorities lifted a two-and-a-half month travel ban on Wuhan, the city that spawned the global coronavirus pandemic. As the United States suffered a record total of nearly 2,000 deaths in the past…

Kuakata’s red crabs return to the beach

A shut-down is being enforced across the country to prevent the spread of coronavirus and tourist spots, including Kuakata’s beaches, have also been closed. With human activity at these spots grinding to a halt, nature has found ways to flourish. TV reports have shown dolphins swimming around the Cox’s Bazaar seashore, and in Patuakhali, a…

Pangolin injured by locals in Moulvibazar rescued

Despite its endangered status and international efforts to conserve the species, an Indian Pangolin was tied and beaten up by locals in Habiganj’s Chunarughat upazila today. Locals have said they bound the scaly animal as they had not encountered it before and they feared it would attack, reports our Moulvibazar correspondent. The good news is…