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WHO: Indian Covid-19 variant found in...

WHO: Indian Covid variant found in 44...

World

Wed, May 12 2021

Outside of India, Britain had reported the largest number of Covid-19 cases caused by the variant

WHO classifies India variant as being...

WHO classifies India variant a global...

South Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

More information about the variant and its three sub-lineages will be made available on Tuesday

EU supports Covid vaccine patent waiver...

EU supports Covid vaccine patent waiver...

World

Fri, May 7 2021

Drug companies urged rich countries instead to share vaccines more generously with the developing...

WHO lists anti-Covid Moderna vaccine...

WHO lists Moderna vaccine for emergency...

World

Sat, May 1 2021

WHO said in a statement that its Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization found the Moderna...

Govt to revise policy to allow Russian,...

Govt to revise policy to allow Russian,...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 25 2021

China’s Sinopharm and Russia’s Sputnik V vaccines have been found effective in many...

Tedros denounces vaccine inequity as...

Tedros denounces vaccine inequity

World

Fri, Apr 23 2021

Covax, which has shipped 40.5 million doses to 118 countries so far, aims to secure 2 billion doses by...

How a WHO push for global vaccines needled...

How a WHO push for global vaccines needled...

Europe

Wed, Apr 21 2021

EU keen to counter vaccine diplomacy of Russia, China

Australian man hospitalized with blood...

Australian man hospitalized with blood...

Oceania

Wed, Apr 21 2021

Health authorities are reportedly on high alert and an investigation has been launched

Covax vaccines reach more than 100 countries,...

Covax vaccines reach more than 100...

World

Thu, Apr 8 2021

According to its latest supply forecast, Covax expects to deliver at least 2 billion doses of vaccines...

WHO calls for fairer, healthier world...

WHO calls for healthy world on World...

World

Wed, Apr 7 2021

WHO is issuing five calls for urgent action to improve health for all people

WHO Goodwill Ambassador Saima shares...

Saima shares Bangladesh’s good practices...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 7 2021

She said the existing social support system, strong ICT infrastructure and robust community-based health...

Sao Paulo exhumes old graves to make...

Sao Paulo exhumes old graves to make...

World

Fri, Apr 2 2021

Brazil’s Health Ministry reported 3,769 new Covid-19 deaths on Thursday, narrowly missing a daily...

ED: A time for caution

ED: A time for caution

Editorial

Tue, Mar 23 2021

If we fail to contain the spread, many more could die in the days to come

Neonatal healthcare services hard hit...

Neonatal healthcare services hard hit...

Nation

Fri, Mar 19 2021

According to the Unicef, a United Nations agency responsible for providing humanitarian and developmental...

EU countries to resume AstraZeneca jabs...

EU countries to resume AstraZeneca jabs...

World

Fri, Mar 19 2021

The World Health Organization repeated that it was better to take the AstraZeneca vaccine than not

Health Secy: Vaccine drive to continue...

'Vaccine drive will continue'

World

Wed, Mar 17 2021

The government will operate mobile courts across the country to ensure the use of masks and follow health...

Dhaka air continues to be

Dhaka air continues to be

Dhaka

Fri, Mar 5 2021

The capital city of Bangladesh was ranked fifth on the list of world cities with the worst air quality...

WHO: Sudden surge in Covid-19 cases...

WHO: Sudden surge in Covid-19 cases...

Coronavirus

Tue, Mar 2 2021

The jump in cases comes as the rollout of Covid-19 vaccines continues globally

World's first Covax jab injected as...

World's first Covax jab injected as...

North America

Tue, Mar 2 2021

Colombia became the first country in the Americas to receive vaccines through Covax

WHO: World won't vanquish virus this...

WHO: World won't vanquish virus this...

Coronavirus

Tue, Mar 2 2021

If countries rely solely on vaccines, they're making a mistake, says Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

Experts warn UK Covid variant could...

Experts warn UK Covid variant could...

Europe

Thu, Feb 11 2021

The vaccines in use now were made to withstand earlier versions of the coronavirus, but scientists feel...