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Bangladesh
  • Infection: 1,567,139
  • Recovery: 779----
  • Death: 27,805

Source: IEDCR

World
  • Infection: 242,598,808
  • Recovery: 3,405,---
  • Death: 4,931,823

Source: Johns Hopkins University

Pfizer vaccine shows 90% efficacy in trial in children

The clinical trials compared the amount of neutralising antibodies induced by the vaccine in the children to the response of older recipients

Namibia stun Ireland to make Super 12

Minnows Namibia pull off an upset, stunning Test-playing nation Ireland to advance to the Super 12 stage of the Twenty20 World Cup

FIFA says 57 more refugees evacuated from Afghanistan

There have been numerous evacuations since the Taliban seized control of Afghanistan's capital Kabul on Aug 15

A new look for Bhanga Gol Chattar

Bangladesh’s first six-lane expressway will start in Dhaka and tentatively end at Bhanga, an upazila on the banks of the Kumar River in Faridpur, after crossing Padma Bridge. A tangle of roads, locally known as Bhanga Gol Chattar, in the upazila has taken on a fresh, new look thanks to the development of the Padma Bridge and the expressway nearby. None of the country’s other highways can boast a similar view.

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