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Bangladesh to keep Covid-dedicated field...

Covid: Field hospitals to remain...

Coronavirus

Fri, Sep 24 2021

Move aims to tackle possible third wave of pandemic, even though there is ‘little chance’...

Covid-19: Bangladesh records 31 more...

Covid: 31 more deaths, 1,233 new...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 24 2021

As many as 27,141 samples tested in 24 hours, yielding an infection rate of 4.54%

WHO backs antibody treatment for high-risk...

WHO backs antibody treatment for...

World

Fri, Sep 24 2021

Antibody combination authorized for emergency use in a number of countries, including the EU, US, India,...

CDC advisers back Covid booster shots...

CDC: Covid booster shots for only 65...

Health

Fri, Sep 24 2021

It declined to recommend boosters for younger adults, including healthcare worker

Vaccine inequity comes into focus during...

Vaccine inequity comes into focus during...

World

Thu, Sep 23 2021

In Africa, fewer than one in 20 people are fully vaccinated while in Europe, one in two are fully...

UN Resident Coordinator Mia Seppo lauds...

Mia Seppo lauds Bangladesh’s Covid...

Coronavirus

Thu, Sep 23 2021

When Covid-19 arrived in Bangladesh in March 2020 there were serious concerns over how the country’s...

Health minister: RT-PCR Covid-19 testing...

Covid-19 testing facility at Dhaka airport...

Communication

Thu, Sep 23 2021

12 testing machines to be set up in six labs where 3,500-4,000 passengers can be tested per day

Daily Covid cases, deaths drops to lowest...

Covid: New cases, deaths lowest since...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 23 2021

Daily test positivity rate below 5% for third consecutive day 

Biden: US donating extra 500 million...

US to donate extra 500m Covid jabs

World

Thu, Sep 23 2021

Biden is also challenging world leaders to vaccinate 70% of every country by September 2022

Bangladesh receives 5 million more Sinopharm...

5m more Sinopharm jabs arrive in...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 23 2021

The latest consignment is part of the commercial purchase from China

Global Covid cases top 230 million

Global Covid cases top 230 million

World

Thu, Sep 23 2021

The death tally from the virus reached 4,717,918 on Thursday morning

PM Hasina: Declare Covid vaccines as...

PM: Declare Covid vaccines as global...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Sep 23 2021

Bangladesh took a three-fold approach to fight the pandemic, says the prime minister

Class postponed as student gets Covid...

Class postponed as student gets Covid...

Coronavirus

Wed, Sep 22 2021

The student tested positive on Friday

High dignitaries observe efforts to...

Dignitaries observe efforts to curb...

Coronavirus

Wed, Sep 22 2021

Volunteers and trained community health workers are helping identify symptomatic Covid-19 cases and support...

WHO: Delta overwhelming other Covid...

'Delta overwhelming other Covid variants...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 22 2021

All viruses mutate over time, including SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes Covid-19 disease

USAID provides support for Pfizer vaccine...

USAID provides support for Pfizer vaccine...

Coronavirus

Wed, Sep 22 2021

Over 6,000 health professionals have been trained in various aspects of vaccine administration and...

Bangladesh Covid infection rate below...

Covid: Infection rate below 5% for 2nd...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 22 2021

Bangladesh reports 36 more Covid-19 deaths, 1,376 new cases in 24 hours

Govt to procure 110 million syringes...

Govt to buy 110m syringes for Covid...

Government Affairs

Wed, Sep 22 2021

The Directorate General of Drug Administration will procure these syringes

Shahriar: Bangladesh to get 7.1m Pfizer,...

Bangladesh to get 7.1m Pfizer, 1.8m...

Coronavirus

Wed, Sep 22 2021

The vaccine doses will be shipped in the last quarter of this year

Covid test at airport: Six labs expected...

Govt mulls 6 labs for airport Covid...

Coronavirus

Tue, Sep 21 2021

Lack of coordination among government authorities delaying the set-up of rt-PCR labs at Dhaka airport,...

India warns of tit-for-tat action against...

India warns UK vaccine policy may face...

World

Tue, Sep 21 2021

The UK’s Covid-19 rules require travellers from India to quarantine for 10 days even if they have...