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WHO fears 'silent' virus epidemic unless...

WHO fears 'silent' virus epidemic unless...

World

Tue, May 26 2020

Africa is the region with the fewest diagnosed coronavirus cases, accounting for less than 1.5% of the...

WHO reports most coronavirus cases in...

WHO reports most coronavirus cases in...

World

Thu, May 21 2020

The WHO has come under fire from US President Donald Trump, who accuses it of having mishandled the outbreak...

WHO: Spraying disinfectants can be...

WHO: Spraying disinfectants can be...

Coronavirus

Sun, May 17 2020

It says spraying or fumigation of outdoor spaces is not recommended to kill the novel coronavirus because...

Is achieving natural herd immunity a...

Is achieving natural herd immunity a...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 17 2020

According to WHO, controlling the spread of the virus would still need a massive effort from all even...

Virus hope in US as WHO hails global...

Virus hope in US as WHO hails global...

World

Tue, May 12 2020

In Europe, where infection rates and death tolls have significantly tailed off, millions of people have...

WHO urges ‘extreme vigilance’ as countries...

WHO urges ‘extreme vigilance’ as countries...

World

Tue, May 12 2020

Governments around the world are struggling with the question of how to reopen their economies while...

Diplomat: China 'shocked' by US reversal...

Diplomat: China 'shocked' by US reversal...

World

Sun, May 10 2020

Washington has halted funding for the WHO, a UN agency, after President Donald Trump accused it of being...

WHO warns against rushed end to coronavirus...

WHO warns against rushed end to coronavirus...

World

Thu, May 7 2020

Government-ordered lockdowns have become increasingly unpopular as countries suffer rising unemployment...

UN agency: Children at risk as pandemic...

UN agency: Children at risk as pandemic...

World

Wed, May 6 2020

An estimated 1.5 billion children are out of school due to lockdown measures to stop the spread of...

Coronavirus: WHO says complication seen...

Coronavirus: WHO says complication seen...

World

Thu, Apr 30 2020

Italian and British medical experts are investigating a possible link between the coronavirus pandemic...

Health Ministry: No unauthorized coronavirus...

Health Ministry: No unauthorized coronavirus...

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 25 2020

Coronavirus testing is being conducted under government arrangement with approved kits following the...

WHO warns long way to go in virus crisis,...

WHO warns long way to go in virus crisis,...

World

Thu, Apr 23 2020

As some countries have moved to lift lockdown restrictions that have upended daily life around the globe,...

Our greatest test since WWII

Our greatest test since WWII

Umran Chowdhury

Fri, Apr 17 2020

Global public health is now at the centre of geopolitics

Trump halts World Health Organization...

Trump halts World Health Organization...

North America

Wed, Apr 15 2020

Trump said the US review of the WHO was likely to take 60-90 days

Coronavirus: Govt urged to take immediate...

Coronavirus: Govt urged to take immediate...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 4 2020

The government should ensure adequate relief and government aid to Rohingyas and Adivasi people, the...

US-Bangla Airlines to supply free PPE...

US-Bangla Airlines to supply free PPE...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 30 2020

Directors of the medical college hospitals can call the airline’s hotline number to place...

Commonwealth develops tracker for monitoring...

Commonwealth develops tracker for monitoring...

Health

Thu, Mar 26 2020

The tool is designed to help countries prepare and respond to the ongoing pandemic

Is scant Covid-19 testing slowing...

Is scant Covid-19 testing slowing...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 26 2020

IEDCR performed 794 tests on the suspected cases and found 39 to be positive, with 5 deaths so far

Do we stand a chance in the fight against...

Do we stand a chance in the fight against...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 19 2020

Coronavirus till now has killed more than 9,000 people in over 170 countries, including one in...

Coronavirus to be big topic for G20...

Coronavirus to be big topic for G20...

World

Fri, Feb 21 2020

Japan and Singapore are on the brink of recession due to the epidemic

What triggered the outbreak in...

What triggered the outbreak in...

Anik Kabir

Thu, Jan 23 2020

Snakes might be to blame