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Schoolgirl dies of Covid symptoms in...

Schoolgirl dies of Covid symptoms in...

Nation

Sun, Sep 26 2021

She was suffering from fever, cough and shortness of breath for four days

ED: For a timely LDC  graduation

ED: For a timely LDC graduation

Editorial

Sun, Sep 26 2021

The developed world has a role to play in facilitating this graduation

OP-ED: What Covid smell loss can...

OP-ED: What Covid smell loss can...

The Conversation

Sun, Sep 26 2021

Anosmia and parosmia can have profound changes on a person’s life

Covid: New infections drop below 1,000...

Daily Covid cases drop below 1,000

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 25 2021

Bangladesh records 818 new cases, 25 more deaths

Scientists: Daily Covid pills could...

Scientists: Daily Covid pills could...

Coronavirus

Sat, Sep 25 2021

But the pills will not be a substitute for the vaccines

OP-ED: Can a new oral anti-viral for...

Can a new oral anti-viral for Covid...

The Conversation UK

Sat, Sep 25 2021

Molnupiravir may both prevent and cure Covid, but most importantly, may be available in pill form

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,...

White House: US sending Bangladesh another...

US to send another 2.5m Pfizer...

World

Fri, Sep 24 2021

The latest shipment -- 2,508,480 Pfizer doses -- brings the total of US shots to the country above nine...

OP-ED: Your immune system is as unique...

OP-ED: Your immune system is as unique...

The Conversation

Fri, Sep 24 2021

It may be possible to produce optimal vaccinations and drugs tailored to an individual’s immune...

Fully vaccinated Bangladeshi travellers...

Fully vaccinated Bangladeshi travellers...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Sep 23 2021

The travellers must be tested for Covid-19 before departure

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

ED: The rollout is going strong -- let’s...

ED: The rollout is going strong -- let’s...

Editorial

Thu, Sep 23 2021

It has become clear that vaccines are the only way out

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

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

India to target children for Covid shots...

Indian kids to get Covid jabs from...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 22 2021

The vaccine is the only one approved for children in India, which has given a total of 825.9 million...

Shots in the dark: China ships Covid...

China sends Covid aid to Myanmar...

South-East Asia

Wed, Sep 22 2021

With widespread distrust keeping many away from healthcare in junta-controlled territory, analysts say...

Brazil's health minister tests positive...

Brazilian minister contracts Covid-19...

Latin America

Wed, Sep 22 2021

Queiroga was the second member of Bolsonaro's entourage to test positive for the virus since arriving...

ED: Well on our way

ED: Well on our way

Editorial

Wed, Sep 22 2021

Meeting the SDGs on time is essential, but how we get there also matters

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,...

Covid infection rate drops below 5%...

Covid infection rate drops below

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 21 2021

26 deaths, 1,562 new cases reported in 24 hours