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WHO: Poorest must not be trampled in...

Poorest must not be trampled in vaccines...

World

Tue, Nov 24 2020

$4.3 billion was needed immediately to support the mass procurement and delivery of Covid-19 vaccines,...

WHO chief urges world to tackle pandemic...

WHO chief urges world to tackle pandemic...

World

Sat, Nov 7 2020

The best time to look at country's emergency response capacity is during an emergency, he says

ED: No mask, no service

ED: No mask, no service

Editorial

Tue, Oct 27 2020

At the end of the day, any mask is better than no mask

OP-ED: Humanity is utterly

OP-ED: Humanity is utterly

Raqibul Mohammad Anwar

Tue, Oct 20 2020

Contradictory statements make it hard to understand the status of a new vaccine

Paris under curfew as Europe battles...

Paris under curfew as Europe battles...

Europe

Sun, Oct 18 2020

The need for action in France was underlined as the country recorded another record for new cases, with...

Study: Covid-19 lives on human skin...

Covid-19 lives on human skin for 9...

Coronavirus

Sun, Oct 18 2020

The research team tested skin collected from autopsy specimens, about one day after death

Barking up the wrong tree

Barking up the wrong tree

D2

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Despite its best intentions, DSCC’s strategy for reducing the street dog population is doomed to...

High blood pressure: An unscheduled...

High blood pressure: An unscheduled...

D2

Thu, Oct 15 2020

Coronavirus is spreading rapidly around the world. Everyday, people of different age groups are being...

JHU: Global Covid-19 caseload goes over...

Global Covid-19 cases over 37.7...

Coronavirus

Tue, Oct 13 2020

JHU recorded more than 1,078, 868 deaths and 26 million recoveries

Global Covid-19 cases surpass 37...

Global Covid-19 cases surpass 37...

Coronavirus

Sun, Oct 11 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) has said European governments must take stricter measures to reduce...

ED: Bridging the testing gap

ED: Bridging the testing gap

Editorial

Tue, Sep 29 2020

With cheaper rapid testing available, there is hope that Bangladesh may finally be able to scale up its...

WHO supports Bangladesh to produce standardized...

WHO supports Bangladesh to produce standardized...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 1 2020

New standards and quality control parameters for manufacturing fabric masks have already been provided...

WHO: Half of daily 100,000 Covid-19...

Half of daily 100,000 Covid-19 cases...

Coronavirus

Wed, Aug 12 2020

The United States has reported around 5 million cases and Brazil recorded more than 100,000 deaths

ED: Being responsible means wearing...

ED: Being responsible means wearing...

Editorial

Mon, Jul 27 2020

Countries that recommended masks at the start of the outbreak have seen significantly fewer Covid-19...

WHO: Covid-19 by far its worst global...

WHO: Covid-19 by far its worst global...

World

Mon, Jul 27 2020

Resurgences of the coronavirus in various regions, including where nations thought they had controlled...

OP-ED: Let the ignored voices be heard...

OP-ED: Let the ignored voices be heard...

Arafat Reza , Anusha Islam Raha

Sat, Jul 25 2020

Just like Covid-19, problems of mental health can also be deadly

Tighter mask rules, more tests as WHO...

Tighter mask rules, more tests as WHO...

World

Sat, Jul 25 2020

UN projections have warned the virus could kill 1.67 million people in 30 low-income countries

WHO: Don't expect first Covid-19 vaccinations...

WHO: Don't expect first Covid-19 vaccinations...

World

Thu, Jul 23 2020

WHO is working to ensure fair vaccine distribution, but in the meantime it is key to suppress the virus’s...

New Covid-19 Law Lab to provide vital...

New Covid-19 Law Lab to provide vital...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jul 22 2020

The Covid-19 Law Lab is a database of laws that countries have implemented in response to the...

Desperately seeking a Covid-19 vaccine...

Desperately seeking a Covid-19 vaccine...

Coronavirus

Sat, Jul 18 2020

Some teams work on inactivated 'classic' vaccines which use a virus germ that has been 'killed'...

Infographic: US to debate quitting World...

Infographic: US to debate quitting World...

North America

Tue, Jul 14 2020

America’s decision to withdraw from the World Health Organization is the latest in a series of...