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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...

Change-makers in action

Change-makers in action

D2

Tue, Jun 16 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has pushed millions into an uncertainty about where their next meal is coming from,...

Donations for artisans during the...

Donations for artisans during the...

D2

Tue, Jun 2 2020

Due to the pandemic, the lives and livelihood of many artisans of the country are at stake, and these...

10 rules for June

10 rules for June

D2

Mon, Jun 1 2020

10 ways you can continue to practise social distancing, even after lockdown has been lifted

Upcoming challenges for developing...

Upcoming challenges for developing...

D2

Sun, May 31 2020

In order to stimulate growth and increase the level of investment in the economy, the government of Bangladesh...

Merkel rejects Trump invite to attend...

Merkel rejects Trump invite to attend...

World

Sat, May 30 2020

The German chancellor will not travel to Washington considering the pandemic situation

Trump to cut US ties with WHO over...

Trump to cut US ties with WHO over...

World

Sat, May 30 2020

Over 100,000 Americans have lost their lives due to Covid-19

Will reopening offices prolong the...

Will reopening offices prolong the...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 28 2020

The nation needs to bring the transmission rate down or equal to 1

Bars for corona fighters

Bars for corona fighters

D2

Sun, May 24 2020

Twofique Ahmed releases new song dedicated to frontline workers during the ongoing pandemic