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Cuba starts vaccinating kids in order...

Cuba starts jabbing kids to re-open...

Latin America

Sat, Sep 4 2021

Children aged 12 and older will be the first to receive one of the two domestically produced vaccines,...

India logs most Covid-19 cases in two...

India Covid cases hit 2-month high

South Asia

Thu, Sep 2 2021

Densely populated Kerala accounted for nearly 70% of the 47,092 new infections and a third of

10 million given Covid shots in India...

Covid: 10 million jabbed in India in...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 28 2021

The government has been stung by criticism after a brutal coronavirus wave in April and May killed more...

Experts: Covid not yet under control...

Experts: Covid not yet under...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 27 2021

The fall in infections must not make people complacent, they say

WHO: Booster shots in richer countries...

'Booster jab in richer nations an equity...

World

Fri, Aug 20 2021

Booster shots are jabs given to ramp up the number of antibodies provided by vaccines that wane over...

Covid-19: Vaccination campaign underway...

Covid vaccination underway at Daulatdia...

Coronavirus

Thu, Aug 19 2021

Collaborative efforts are on to inoculate those living in the country’s biggest brothel

UN chief: 11 billion-plus doses needed...

'11 billion-plus doses needed to vaccinate...

World

Sun, Aug 8 2021

The world needs a Global Vaccine Plan to at least double vaccine production and ensure equitable distribution,...

Jennifer Aniston defends cutting ties...

Jennifer Aniston defends cutting ties...

Showtime

Sat, Aug 7 2021

She added that she had unfortunately 'lost a few people' from her weekly routine who would not...

Cambodia to mix Covid vaccines as booster...

Cambodia to mix Covid vaccines as booster...

South-East Asia

Sun, Aug 1 2021

Cambodia has launched a lockdown in eight provinces bordering Thailand this week in a bid to prevent...

'Covid shot protection highly likely...

'Covid shot protection may wane over...

World

Sat, Jul 31 2021

Vaccine effectiveness would remain high for severe disease but effectiveness against mild disease and...

Man given two doses of Covid vaccine...

Kushtia man given two Covid jabs in...

Dhaka

Thu, Jul 29 2021

No reports of adverse reactions yet

With IVI's help, Bangladesh hopeful...

Bangladesh hopeful of making vaccine...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jul 16 2021

The IVI, founded by UNDP, held a virtual welcome ceremony to celebrate Bangladesh’s accession to...

US governor pledges to address Bangladesh's...

US governor pledges to address Bangladesh's...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 14 2021

Governor of the US state Connecticut Ned Lamont agreed to explore avenues for commercial supply and co-production...

Experts: Pfizer, J&J shots more effective...

Pfizer, J&J shots more effective against...

World

Sat, Jul 3 2021

The Delta variant is more transmissible than the previous two variants

Bharat Biotech: Vaccine 93.4% effective...

Indian Covid-19 vaccine shows 93.4%...

World

Sat, Jul 3 2021

India's homegrown vaccine also shows effectiveness of 77.8% against symptomatic Covid-19 in the...

Novavax 90% effective against Covid-19...

Novavax 90% effective against

World

Fri, Jul 2 2021

India to clear it for use in two months while Taiwan picks the vaccine

Covid vaccines slowing growth in global...

Covid vaccines slowing growth in global...

World

Thu, Jul 1 2021

The total caseload and fatalities stand at 182,138,802 and 3,945,583, respectively

Korean envoy wants Covid vaccine for...

‘Foreign investors in BD must be...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 16 2021

He hopes all foreign investors will be eligible for vaccination as soon as the vaccine supply becomes...

Covid-19: First USAID consignment of...

1st USAID consignment of urgent medical...

World

Sat, Jun 5 2021

Bangladesh Ambassador to USA M Shahidul Islam visited Travis Air Base to see off the consignment

World Bank says US must free up excess...

WB: US must free excess Covid vaccines...

Latin America

Wed, Jun 2 2021

Latin America's death toll from Covid-19 has surpassed 1 million

US welcomes Pfizer vaccine arrival in...

US welcomes Pfizer vaccine arrival in...

Health

Tue, Jun 1 2021

The US recently announced an initial $2 billion obligation-of a total planned $4 billion-to GAVI, the...