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Sep 29 2020 Nazmul Hassan: T20s likely to kick-start Bangladesh domestic season soon

The BCB chief wants to see the 2019-20 and 2020-21 DPLs held in the same season [Read More]

Source: Bangladesh news from Cricinfo


Sep 29 2020 Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka postponed again as disagreement over quarantine continues

Sri Lanka board and health authorities wary of being blamed for a potential outbreak in the country due to the tour [Read More]

Source: Bangladesh news from Cricinfo


Sep 29 2020 Destruction of Juukan Cave a loss to humanity

Sam Ben-Meir The Anglo-Australian multinational company Rio Tinto the largest iron ore mining company in the world demolished two 46,000-year-old
The post Destruction of Juukan Cave a loss to humanity appeared first on Blitz.
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Source: Weekly Blitz :: Writings


Sep 29 2020 The Infodemic: Influenza Vaccine Fluzone Isn’t More Deadly Than Covid-19

Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. Polygraph.info is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here​.
Daily Debunk
Claim: The influenza vaccine Fluzone is more deadly than Covid-19.
Vedict: False
Read the full story at: Agence France-Presse
Social Media Disinfo

Circulating on social media: Claim that there is a double standard in the response to H1N1 vs. COVID-19.
Verdict: Partly False
Read the full story at: USA [...]


Sep 29 2020 Trump, Biden Facing Off in Tuesday Night Debate

Republican U.S. President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, former Vice President Joe Biden, clashed in a contentious debate Tuesday night, immediately attacking each other over how to combat the coronavirus pandemic in the United States, now with a world-leading death toll of more than 205,000. 
“The president has no plan,” Biden claimed. “He knew it was deadly and didn’t tell you about it.”
Biden, [...]


Sep 29 2020 Cleveland Debate: Biden Says Trump Hasn’t Helped Black Community

The Latest on the 2020 presidential election (all times local): 
10:20 p.m. 
President Donald Trump danced around a question from moderator Chris Wallace about whether he was willing to condemn white supremacists and military groups. 
“I would say almost everything I see is from the left wing, not the right wing,” Trump responded. “I’m willing to do anything. [...]


Sep 29 2020 পাকিস্তান: বলিউড সুপারস্টারদের পৈতৃক বাড়ি সংস্কারের উদ্যোগ নিয়েছে পাকিস্তান

এই বাড়িগুলো ছিল বলিউডের সাবেক জামানার প্রখ্যাত দুই তারকা রাজ কাপুর আর দিলীপ কুমারের পরিবারের পৈতৃক বাসভবন। [Read More]

Source: BBCBangla.com | মূল পাতা


Sep 29 2020 Transgender People Still Criminalized in 13 UN Member States, Report Finds

At least 13 United Nations member states still criminalize transgender people, while others use morality and indecency laws to crack down on the trans community, a report showed on Wednesday.
Nigeria, Oman and Lebanon are among the nations with explicit anti-trans laws, according to the latest Trans Legal Mapping Report by LGBT+ rights group ILGA World.
The [...]


Sep 29 2020 Britain’s Last HK Governor Bemoans Territory’s Loss of Autonomy

As Britain’s last governor of Hong Kong, Chris Patten introduced a series of democratic reforms in preparation for what was expected to be 50 years of relative autonomy following the territory’s return to Chinese sovereignty in 1997. Since then, he has watched that autonomy get slowly whittled away. 
What Beijing has done to Hong Kong is [...]


Sep 29 2020 Monitor: Turkey Sending Syrian Fighters to Azerbaijan

Several hundred Syrian fighters have been sent by Turkey to support Azerbaijan in its ongoing conflict with Armenia, according to a war monitor and a Syrian rebel commander.   
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which has researchers across Syria, said over 300 Syrian fighters have been deployed to Azerbaijan, Turkey’s longtime ally.     
“These Syrian [...]