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Coronavirus

A deadly new threat
Coronavirus Figures
All figures tallied daily at 6pm.
Source: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
 
188
Countries affected
449,760
58,706,636
Confirmed cases
364,611
37,520,775
Recovered cases
6,416
1,388,954
Deaths
All figures tallied daily at 6pm.
Source: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
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Coronavirus

A deadly new threat
Coronavirus Figures
All figures tallied daily at 6pm.
Source: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
 
188
Countries affected
449,760
58,706,636
Confirmed cases
364,611
37,520,775
Recovered cases
6,416
1,388,954
Deaths
All figures tallied daily at 6pm.
Source: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
Coronavirus: A deadly threat

28 UK returnees test positive for Covid-19 in Sylhet, taken to isolation centre

28 UK returnees tested positive for Covid-19 and were taken into institutional isolation at a hospital in Sylhet last night.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Anger and grief as UK’s Covid-19 death toll nears 100,000

Anger and grief as UK’s Covid-19 death toll nears 100,000

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat Moderna plans trial of altered Covid-19 vaccine booster to address South Africa variant

Moderna plans trial of altered Covid-19 vaccine booster to address South Africa variant

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19 vaccination programme, online registration to be inaugurated on Jan 27

Covid-19 vaccination programme, online registration to be inaugurated on Jan 27

The inaugural session for Covid-19 vaccination will be held at 3:30pm on Wednesday.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: 18 dead, 602 infected, 566 recover in 24 hours

Covid-19: 18 dead, 602 infected, 566 recover in 24 hours

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat First consignment of Covid-19 vaccines purchased by govt lands in Dhaka

First consignment of Covid-19 vaccines purchased by govt lands in Dhaka

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Australia approves Pfizer vaccine, warns of limited global AstraZeneca supply

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat Govt has approved rapid antibody test for Covid-19: health minister

Govt has approved rapid antibody test for Covid-19: health minister

The government has approved rapid antibody test for Covid-19.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Govt has approved rapid antibody test for Covid-19: health minister

The government has approved rapid antibody test for Covid-19.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 20 die, 473 infected, 514 recover in 24 hours

Twenty people have died from Covid-19 in 24 hours (till 8:00am today), according to a press release...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

First consignment of Covid-19 vaccines purchased by govt to reach Dhaka tomorrow

First consignment of Covid-19 vaccines -- containing 50 lakh doses -- purchased by the government...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Canadian study says oral medicine effective in treating Covid-19

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Covid-19 vaccine: COVAX announces new agreement, plans for fast deliveries

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: death toll crosses 8,000 mark

The total number of deceased due to coronavirus infection in the country has crossed the 8,000 mark...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

UK doctors call for shorter gap between Pfizer vaccine doses

A group of British doctors have written to England’s chief medical officer to tell him to cut the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

PM to launch Covid-19 vaccination at Dhaka's Kurmitola General Hospital on Jan 27

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the Covid-19 vaccination rollout virtually at the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Bharat Biotech's Covid-19 vaccine ‘well tolerated’ in phase one human trial: Lancet study

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat

India to undertake contractual supplies of Covid-19 vaccine to Bangladesh, 5 other countries in phases

The Indian government said it would undertake contractual supplies of Covid-19 vaccines to...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 15 dead, 619 infected, 487 recovered in 24 hours

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South Asia

'Thank you': Hasina to Modi for the gift of Covid-19 vaccine

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today thanked her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi for sending the...

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat

India's Bharat Biotech seeks Bangladesh trial for Covid-19 vaccine approved at home

India’s Bharat Biotech has applied to conduct trials in Bangladesh for its coronavirus vaccine...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 16 die, 584 infected, 602 recover in 24 hours

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat

28 UK returnees test positive for Covid-19 in Sylhet, taken to isolation centre

28 UK returnees tested positive for Covid-19 and were taken into institutional isolation at a hospital in Sylhet last night.

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Anger and grief as UK’s Covid-19 death toll nears 100,000

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat Moderna plans trial of altered Covid-19 vaccine booster to address South Africa variant

Moderna plans trial of altered Covid-19 vaccine booster to address South Africa variant

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19 vaccination programme, online registration to be inaugurated on Jan 27

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The inaugural session for Covid-19 vaccination will be held at 3:30pm on Wednesday.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: 18 dead, 602 infected, 566 recover in 24 hours

Covid-19: 18 dead, 602 infected, 566 recover in 24 hours

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat First consignment of Covid-19 vaccines purchased by govt lands in Dhaka

First consignment of Covid-19 vaccines purchased by govt lands in Dhaka

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat Australia approves Pfizer vaccine, warns of limited global AstraZeneca supply

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat Govt has approved rapid antibody test for Covid-19: health minister

Govt has approved rapid antibody test for Covid-19: health minister

The government has approved rapid antibody test for Covid-19.

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Covid-19: 20 die, 473 infected, 514 recover in 24 hours

Twenty people have died from Covid-19 in 24 hours (till 8:00am today), according to a press...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat First consignment of Covid-19 vaccines purchased by govt to reach Dhaka tomorrow

First consignment of Covid-19 vaccines purchased by govt to reach Dhaka tomorrow

First consignment of Covid-19 vaccines -- containing 50 lakh doses -- purchased by the government...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Canadian study says oral medicine effective in treating Covid-19

Canadian study says oral medicine effective in treating Covid-19

A major clinical trial shows that an inflammatory drug called colchicine is effective in treating...

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Covid-19 vaccine: COVAX announces new agreement, plans for fast deliveries

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UK doctors call for shorter gap between Pfizer vaccine doses

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat PM to launch Covid-19 vaccination at Dhaka's Kurmitola General Hospital on Jan 27

PM to launch Covid-19 vaccination at Dhaka's Kurmitola General Hospital on Jan 27

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the Covid-19 vaccination rollout virtually at the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Bharat Biotech's Covid-19 vaccine ‘well tolerated’ in phase one human trial: Lancet study

Bharat Biotech's Covid-19 vaccine ‘well tolerated’ in phase one human trial: Lancet study

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat India to undertake contractual supplies of Covid-19 vaccine to Bangladesh, 5 other countries in phases

India to undertake contractual supplies of Covid-19 vaccine to Bangladesh, 5 other countries in phases

The Indian government said it would undertake contractual supplies of Covid-19 vaccines to...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: 15 dead, 619 infected, 487 recovered in 24 hours

Covid-19: 15 dead, 619 infected, 487 recovered in 24 hours

Fifteen people have died from Covid-19 in 24 hours (till 8am today), according to a press release...

South Asia 'Thank you': Hasina to Modi for the gift of Covid-19 vaccine

'Thank you': Hasina to Modi for the gift of Covid-19 vaccine

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today thanked her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi for sending the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal

Will take the 1st shot of Covid-19 vaccine in Bangladesh: finance minister

Tk 1273.55 crore proposal for purchasing Covid-19 vaccines approved by Cabinet Committee.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat India's Bharat Biotech seeks Bangladesh trial for Covid-19 vaccine approved at home

India's Bharat Biotech seeks Bangladesh trial for Covid-19 vaccine approved at home

India’s Bharat Biotech has applied to conduct trials in Bangladesh for its coronavirus vaccine...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

India's Bharat Biotech seeks Bangladesh trial for Covid-19 vaccine approved at home

India’s Bharat Biotech has applied to conduct trials in Bangladesh for its coronavirus vaccine...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 16 die, 584 infected, 602 recover in 24 hours

Sixteen people have died from Covid-19 in 24 hours (till 8:00am today), according to a press...

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Refrain from spreading rumours about Covid-19 vaccine: Health minister

Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque urges all to refrain from spreading rumours over...

INDIA

Fire breaks out again at India’s Serum Institute, vaccine production unaffected; 5 dead

A fire has broken out again in the same building of Serum Institute of India in Pune where five...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Gift from India: 20 lakh doses of Covishield formally handed over to Bangladesh

India has formally handed over 20 lakh doses of Covishield (Oxford-AstraZeneca's Covid-19...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Don’t panic, you’ll get vaccine, says WHO

Nobody should panic about getting access to a Covid-19 vaccine because everyone who wants one will...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19 vaccines reach Dhaka from India

'Gift from India': Covid-19 vaccines arrive in Dhaka

A consignment of Covid-19 vaccines, "gift" from India, reached Bangladesh this morning.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

‘Covid-19 vaccine recipients to get telemedicine service’

Secretary of Health Service Division Abdul Mannan today said Covid-19 vaccine recipients will be...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: Can start vaccination earlier than planned with 35 lakh doses, says foreign minister

Bangladesh will receive a total of 35 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccine -- 20 lakh as gift from the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 8 die, 656 infected, 617 recover in 24 hours

Eight people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours (till 8:00am today), according to a press...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Maldives, Bhutan first South Asian countries to receive Covid-19 vaccines from India

The Maldives and Bhutan today became the first two South Asian countries to receive consignments of...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: Govt to gradually vaccinate all Bangladeshis over 18 for free, finance minister says

Covid-19 vaccine will be provided to all Bangladeshi citizens -- aged above 18 -- for free, Finance...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

‘Gift’ from India: 20 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccine to reach Dhaka tomorrow

The 20 lakh doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine -- “gift” from Indian government -- will...

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UK coronavirus strain detected in at least 60 countries: WHO

The UK coronavirus strain has been detected in at least 60 countries, the World Health Organization...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Moderna says possible allergic reactions to Covid-19 vaccine under investigation

Moderna Inc said on Tuesday it had received a report from California’s health department that...

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