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India's daily virus infections are world's...

India's daily virus infections are world's...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 12 2021

Maharashtra authority considering a broader lockdown after large closures over the weekend

ICUs in Brazil occupied with more youths...

Brazil facing more youth Covid-19 patients...

World

Mon, Apr 12 2021

The number of people aged 39 or younger in intensive care units with Covid-19 in March rose sharply to...

Global Covid-19 death toll surpasses...

Global Covid-19 death toll surpasses...

World

Tue, Apr 6 2021

Brazil is leading the world in the daily average number of new deaths reported

Severe virus curbs in South America...

Severe virus curbs in S America

Latin America

Fri, Apr 2 2021

Brazil, the epicentre of Covid-19 wave in South America, reported a staggering 66,500 Covid-19 deaths...

Sao Paulo exhumes old graves to make...

Sao Paulo exhumes old graves to make...

World

Fri, Apr 2 2021

Brazil’s Health Ministry reported 3,769 new Covid-19 deaths on Thursday, narrowly missing a daily...

Global jabs pass 500 million as Europe...

Global jabs pass 500m as Europe vaccine...

World

Sat, Mar 27 2021

The rollout of vaccines is chronically unequal, with the US accounting for more than a quarter of the...

EU races to catch up on Covid-19 vaccines...

EU races to catch up on Covid-19...

World

Thu, Mar 25 2021

AstraZeneca revised down the efficacy of its shot from 79% to 76% after updated US trials

Brazil records over 3,000 Covid-19 deaths...

Brazil records over 3,000 Covid-19...

Latin America

Wed, Mar 24 2021

The health ministry registered a record 3,251 deaths in the past 24 hours

Global Covid-19 cases surpass 120...

Global Covid-19 cases surpass 120m

World

Tue, Mar 16 2021

Bangladesh has also witnessed a sharp increase in the number of deaths and new cases recently

Oxford study indicates AstraZeneca effective...

Study: Oxford vaccine effective against...

Latin America

Fri, Mar 5 2021

'The data indicates that the vaccine will not need to be modified in order to protect against the...

After record Covid-19 deaths, Bolsonaro...

After record Covid-19 deaths, Bolsonaro...

Latin America

Fri, Mar 5 2021

Brazil's surging second wave has triggered new restrictions in its capital, Brasilia, and its largest...

Pele gets vaccinated in Brazil

Pele gets vaccinated in Brazil

Sports

Wed, Mar 3 2021

Pele posted a picture of him receiving the vaccination on Instagram giving a thumbs up sign

Brazil resorts to lockdowns, curfews...

Brazil resorts to lockdowns, curfews...

Latin America

Sat, Feb 27 2021

The South American country has now registered 10,455,630 cases since the pandemic began, while the official...

Father of Alisson Becker drowns in...

Father of Alisson Becker drowns in...

Sports

Thu, Feb 25 2021

Jose Becker, 57, had been swimming at a dam on his property when the accident happened Wednesday...

19 dead in Brazil bus crash

19 dead in Brazil bus crash

Latin America

Tue, Jan 26 2021

Thirty-three among the survivers were injured

Delhi official: Bangladesh to get first...

'BD to get first priority in receiving...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Jan 15 2021

India is set to launch the world’s largest vaccination drive against Covid-19 on Saturday

Japan working to isolate, analyse new...

Japan working to isolate, analyse new...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 12 2021

The variant was found in 2 adults and 2 children who arrived in Japan from Brazil

Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine 78% effective...

Sinovac vaccine found 78% effective...

Coronavirus

Thu, Jan 7 2021

Although the vaccine, named CoronaVac, had less efficacy than the vaccines produced by Moderna Inc or...

Brazil's Bolsonaro warns virus vaccine...

Bolsonaro: Vaccine can turn people into...

Latin America

Sun, Dec 20 2020

Brazil has recorded more than 7.2 million cases and almost 187,000 deaths from Covid-19

After long delay, leaders of Mexico...

Mexico, Brazil leaders finally acknowledge...

World

Wed, Dec 16 2020

Kim Jong Un may be the only key international leader who has yet to recognize Biden’s win

Chicken-sized dinosaur found in...

Chicken-sized dinosaur found in...

World

Tue, Dec 15 2020

The creature is called Ubirajara jubatus