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ED: Time to invest in genome...

ED: Time to invest in genome...

Editorial

Fri, May 21 2021

Genome sequencing is crucial to understanding the state of the spread and variant of the virus

Dr Senjuti: Bangladesh should invest...

Dr Senjuti: More investment in genome...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 19 2021

Dr Senjuti and her team of researchers completed the genome sequencing for Sars-Cov2 for the first time...

OP-ED: Ponderings on a pandemic

OP-ED: Ponderings on a pandemic

Nadia Kabir Barb

Sat, Apr 24 2021

Covid-19 has dealt us a psychological blow that we will be dealing with for years to come

Global Covid-19 caseload crosses 144...

Global Covid-19 caseload crosses 144...

World

Fri, Apr 23 2021

The worldwide death toll due to the pandemic is more than three million

ED: Priority number one

ED: Priority number one

Tribune Editorial

Fri, Apr 9 2021

Let us be clear: Covid deaths are at an all time high

Japan starts vaccinations as new coronavirus...

Japan starts Covid-19 vaccinations

East Asia

Wed, Feb 17 2021

Inoculation launched at a Tokyo hospital, with plans to initially give Pfizer-BioNTech shots to 40,000...

UK tightens virus controls as New Zealand...

UK tightens coronavirus controls

Europe

Mon, Feb 15 2021

The new policy requires all UK citizens and permanent residents entering England from 33 countries

WHO: Rich and poor vaccine divide...

WHO: Rich and poor vaccine divide...

World

Tue, Jan 26 2021

WHO said it needed $26 billion this year for its program aimed at speeding up the development

Study: Covid-19 infection gives some...

Infection gives some immunity, but virus...

World

Thu, Jan 14 2021

Preliminary findings by scientists at Public Health England (PHE) showed that reinfections in people...

Arsenal take out £120m UK government...

Arsenal take out £120m loan

Sports

Fri, Jan 8 2021

In August of last year, the Gunners announced plans to make 55 posts in their staff redundant because...

Antigen testing: Only two daily tests...

Antigen testing: Only two daily tests...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jan 4 2021

The service is yet to gain momentum as people still opt for RT-PCR testing despite this being...

Are new coronavirus strains cause for...

Are new coronavirus strains cause for...

Coronavirus

Mon, Dec 21 2020

The possibility that new strains will be resistant to existing vaccines are low, but not ‘inexistent’...

Britain says new virus strain 'out of...

Britain says new virus strain 'out of...

Europe

Sun, Dec 20 2020

Hancock warned that the strict measures could stay in place until the virus vaccine is fully rolled...

WHO in close contact with UK over new...

WHO in close contact with UK over new...

World

Sun, Dec 20 2020

A new strain of coronavirus identified in the United Kingdom is up to 70% more infectious

US finds first case of Covid-19 in wild...

US finds first case of Covid-19 in wild...

North America

Tue, Dec 15 2020

The virus has also been found in zoo tigers and household cats and dogs

How the novel coronavirus has...

How the novel coronavirus has...

World

Thu, Dec 10 2020

Mapping and understanding those changes to the virus is crucial to developing strategies to combat the...

Global Covid-19 cases exceed 62m

Global Covid-19 cases exceed 62m

World

Sun, Nov 29 2020

In the US, there have been more than 13.23 million cases with 266,014 deaths

S Korea bans year-end parties, some...

Covid-19: S Korea bans year-end...

East Asia

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Authorities reported 450 new infections on Sunday after more than 500 cases were recorded for three days...

Report: Singaporean gives birth to baby...

Baby born with Covid-19 antibodies in...

South-East Asia

Sun, Nov 29 2020

The WHO says it is not yet known whether a pregnant woman with Covid-19 can pass the virus to her...

155 arrested at London anti-lockdown...

155 arrested at London anti-lockdown...

Europe

Sun, Nov 29 2020

England is currently coming towards the end of its second national lockdown

Covid-19 surge leads to curfew in San...

Covid-19 surge leads to curfew in San...

North America

Sun, Nov 29 2020

On Friday, Los Angeles announced a temporary ban