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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,...

OP-ED: Infections vs vaccination: What...

OP-ED: Infections vs vaccination: What...

The Conversation UK

Thu, Sep 9 2021

And no, you shouldn’t try to catch it …

Covid-19: India entering endemicity;...

Covid: 26.8% of the world fully...

World

Mon, Aug 30 2021

Cases across the globe top 216 million with 4.5 million dead

Bangladesh unlocks tourism

Bangladesh unlocks tourism

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 19 2021

Mobile courts will ensure health protocols at the reopened tourist sites

Facebook launches Covid-19 vaccine finder...

Facebook launches Covid-19 vaccine finder...

D2

Thu, Aug 5 2021

Facebook has partnered with Bangladesh’s ICT Division and the Ministry of Health and Family...

How the Delta variant upends assumptions...

How the Delta variant upends assumptions...

World

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Vaccine protection remains very strong against severe infections and hospitalizations caused by any version...

Daily Covid deaths, infections rise...

Daily Covid deaths, infections rise...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 18 2021

225 fatalities logged in a day while caseload rises by 11,578

Boris Johnson: Indian variant may delay...

'Indian variant may delay UK lockdown...

Coronavirus

Sat, May 15 2021

The government is waiting on data that will indicate if the new variant is more transmissible than other...

India's hardest-hit state battles huge...

India's hardest-hit state battles huge...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 9 2021

The country has recorded nearly 132,000 cases in the past 24 hours

Scientists invent home Covid-19 test...

Scientists invent home Covid-19 test...

World

Tue, Apr 6 2021

The ‘CoroNaspresso’ device, when tested with swabs from six people, correctly identified...

WMO: Don’t use weather as a basis to...

WMO: Don’t use weather as a basis to...

World

Thu, Mar 18 2021

In a new report, the UN World Meteorological Organization (WMO) highlighted that contrary to popular...

‘Vaccine export restrictions endanger...

‘Vaccine export restrictions endanger...

Uncategorized

Fri, Mar 5 2021

The EU executive has backed Italy's decision to block a shipment of 250,000 doses of the AstraZeneca...

Poles go underground for Covid-19 treatment...

Poles go in salt mine to treat...

Europe

Sat, Feb 27 2021

Magdalena Kostrzon, a doctor working at the mine, told Reuters that patients with respiratory illnesses...

Time to wear a better mask

Time to wear a better mask

World

Tue, Feb 9 2021

Scientists have agreed for some time the main way the virus is spread is through the air, rather than...

Saudi bars entry from 20 countries as...

Saudi bars entry from 20 countries as...

Middle East

Wed, Feb 3 2021

However, Saudi citizens, as well as diplomats and health workers coming from those countries, will be...

Vietnam confirms latest virus outbreak...

Vietnam confirms latest virus outbreak...

South-East Asia

Tue, Feb 2 2021

With the new variant each infected person may infect about 10 people compared to five in the last waves...

Covid-19: Bangladesh records most single-day...

Covid-19: Most single-day deaths since...

Coronavirus

Tue, Nov 17 2020

Number of infections spiking as winter approaches, bringing threat of second wave

No business as usual

No business as usual

D2

Sat, Jul 18 2020

Friendship Colours of the Chars is producing effective 3-layered fabric masks to support and sustain...

A plan for the pandemic

A plan for the pandemic

D2

Mon, Jul 13 2020

Five months into the global pandemic, we know a lot more than we did when we went in. Our lives, however,...

National budget allocation for women...

National budget allocation for women...

D2

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Request for specific allocation in the 2020-21 national budget to eliminate child marriage and increase...

Hand-harvested Cornish sea salt, or...

Hand-harvested Cornish sea salt, or...

D2

Wed, Jun 24 2020

Noticing that my precious tub of sea salt felt lighter than expected, I had casually asked my mum if...