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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

Brazil study suggests AstraZeneca vaccine effective against the country’s Covid-19 variant

Preliminary studies suggest the AstraZeneca vaccine will protect against the P1 variant of the coronavirus, Mauricio Zuma, the head of production at Brazil’s Fiocruz biomedical institute said confirming a Reuters report.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Syrian president, wife test positive for coronavirus

Syrian president, wife test positive for coronavirus

Syrian President Bashar Assad and his wife have tested positive for the coronavirus, the...

Star Live Covid-19 vaccine: Answering your questions

Covid-19 vaccine: Answering your questions

The vaccination program is in full swing in Bangladesh. Dr Tasneem Jara, a doctor at England'...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: 14 die, 845 infected, 1,117 recover in 24 hours

Covid-19: 14 die, 845 infected, 1,117 recover in 24 hours

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat In Japan, vending machines help ease access to COVID-19 tests

In Japan, vending machines help ease access to COVID-19 tests

In Japan, convenience is king and getting tested for COVID-19 can be highly inconvenient. Part of...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat A year of living with the pandemic

A year of living with the pandemic

With the novel coronavirus spreading to different countries across the globe early last year,...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: 11 die, 606 infected, 1,037 recover in 24 hours

Covid-19: 11 die, 606 infected, 1,037 recover in 24 hours

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Oral COVID-19 treatment yields promising trial data: Drugmakers

Oral COVID-19 treatment yields promising trial data: Drugmakers

German pharmaceutical giant Merck and a US partner reported promising results Saturday in trials...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Ghana is first nation in world to receive COVAX vaccines

Ghana has become the first country in the world to receive vaccines acquired through the United...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Coronavirus Death in Bangladesh

Covid-19: 5 die, 428 infected, 911 recovered in 24 hours

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Sheikh Rehana receives first dose of Covid-19 vaccine

Sheikh Rehana, daughter of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and younger sister of Prime Minister...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Thailand receives its first coronavirus vaccines

Thailand received on Wednesday its first 200,000 doses of Sinovac Biotech’s CoronaVac, the country’...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 18 die, 399 infected, 828 recover in 24 hours

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19 vaccination: 2nd dose may start from April 7, says health minister

The government is planning to start administering the second dose of Covid-19 vaccine from April 7...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat World Health Organization

WHO agrees compensation fund for serious COVAX vaccine side effects

The World Health Organization has agreed a no-fault compensation plan for claims of serious side...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Biden calls US Covid-19 toll 'heartbreaking'

An emotional President Joe Biden called the milestone of more than 500,000 US deaths from Covid-19...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Pfizer, AstraZeneca vaccines highly effective after first dose: study

Scotland’s vaccination drive appears to be markedly reducing the risk of hospitalisation for Covid-...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19 vaccine: 20 lakh doses arrive at Dhaka airport in 2nd consignment

The second consignment of Covid-19 vaccine from India – 20 lakh doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Thailand allows emergency use of Sinovac's Covid-19 vaccine

Thailand Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given emergency use authorisation for the CovidD-19...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat GSK

GSK and Sanofi start with new Covid-19 vaccine study after setback

GlaxoSmithKline and Sanofi on Monday said they had started a new clinical trial of their protein-...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Coronavirus graph

Covid-19 vaccination: How’s Bangladesh doing compared to the rest of the world?

According to the latest update by Our World In Data, Bangladesh has administered at least 2.08...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Resurgence of Covid-19 in India's Maharastra forces fresh containment measures

Alarmed by signs that a second wave of the coronavirus epidemic is building, India’s richest state...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

US coronavirus death toll approaches milestone of 500,000

The US stood Sunday at the brink of a once-unthinkable tally: 500,000 people lost to the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Brazil study suggests AstraZeneca vaccine effective against the country’s Covid-19 variant

Preliminary studies suggest the AstraZeneca vaccine will protect against the P1 variant of the coronavirus, Mauricio Zuma, the head of production at Brazil’s Fiocruz biomedical institute said confirming a Reuters report.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Syrian president, wife test positive for coronavirus

Syrian president, wife test positive for coronavirus

Syrian President Bashar Assad and his wife have tested positive for the coronavirus, the...

Star Live Covid-19 vaccine: Answering your questions

Covid-19 vaccine: Answering your questions

The vaccination program is in full swing in Bangladesh. Dr Tasneem Jara, a doctor at England'...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: 14 die, 845 infected, 1,117 recover in 24 hours

Covid-19: 14 die, 845 infected, 1,117 recover in 24 hours

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat In Japan, vending machines help ease access to COVID-19 tests

In Japan, vending machines help ease access to COVID-19 tests

In Japan, convenience is king and getting tested for COVID-19 can be highly inconvenient. Part of...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat A year of living with the pandemic

A year of living with the pandemic

With the novel coronavirus spreading to different countries across the globe early last year,...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: 11 die, 606 infected, 1,037 recover in 24 hours

Covid-19: 11 die, 606 infected, 1,037 recover in 24 hours

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Oral COVID-19 treatment yields promising trial data: Drugmakers

Oral COVID-19 treatment yields promising trial data: Drugmakers

German pharmaceutical giant Merck and a US partner reported promising results Saturday in trials...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat US scientists doubtful of one-shot regimen for Pfizer, Moderna COVID vaccines: WSJ

US scientists doubtful of one-shot regimen for Pfizer, Moderna COVID vaccines: WSJ

US scientists are skeptical of a one-shot regimen for Pfizer Inc and Moderna Inc COVID-19...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: Recovery rate 91.31%

Covid-19: Recovery rate 91.31%

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama gets vaccine shot

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama gets vaccine shot

The Dalai Lama, the 85-year-old Tibetan spiritual leader, was administered the first shot of the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Don't waste the hope of Covid-19 vaccines, warns WHO

Don't waste the hope of Covid-19 vaccines, warns WHO

Covax will distribute 14.4 million Covid-19 vaccine doses to 31 more countries next week, the WHO...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat First month’s mass inoculation plan: 51pc of target achieved so far

First month’s mass inoculation plan: 51pc of target achieved so far

The government is racing against time to achieve the lofty target of inoculating 70 lakh people...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Oxford study indicates AstraZeneca effective against Brazil variant, source says

Oxford study indicates AstraZeneca effective against Brazil variant, source says

Preliminary data from a study conducted at the University of Oxford indicates that the Covid-19...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat World no closer to answer on Covid origins despite WHO probe: expert

World no closer to answer on Covid origins despite WHO probe: expert

Despite a high-profile visit to China by a team of international experts in January, the world is...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: Positivity rate now 4.63 percent

Covid-19: Positivity rate now 4.63 percent

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat PM receives first dose of Covid-19 vaccine

PM receives first dose of Covid-19 vaccine

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina received the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine today.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat EU regulator starts a review of Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine

EU regulator starts a review of Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine

The European Medicines Agency said it has started a rolling review of Sputnik V, many months...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: 7 die, 619 infected, 841 recover in 24 hours

Covid-19: 7 die, 619 infected, 841 recover in 24 hours

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Fake Covid-19 vaccines seized in South Africa, China: Interpol

Fake Covid-19 vaccines seized in South Africa, China: Interpol

Police in China and South Africa have seized thousands of fake doses of Covid-19 jabs, global...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat UK data show COVID vaccines work, scientists urge others to take note

UK data show COVID vaccines work, scientists urge others to take note

British scientists urged European countries to take note on Wednesday of interim data showing...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Resurgence of Covid-19 in India's Maharastra forces fresh containment measures

Alarmed by signs that a second wave of the coronavirus epidemic is building, India’s richest state...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

US coronavirus death toll approaches milestone of 500,000

The US stood Sunday at the brink of a once-unthinkable tally: 500,000 people lost to the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 7 die, 366 infected, 692 recover in 24 hours

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Substantial fraction of India’s population has immunity against coronavirus: scientists

A substantial fraction of India’s 1.35 billion population currently has immunity against the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Japan vaccine supplies to be limited, delaying shots for elderly: minister

Japan will only receive limited doses of COVID-19 vaccines for the first months of the rollout and...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 7 die, 327 infected, 475 recover in 24 hours

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

South Korea to begin using Pfizer coronavirus vaccines on February 27

South Korea will begin administering the first of 117,000 doses of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine on...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19 vaccine: Serum Institute of India CEO urges countries to be patient

Adar Poonawalla, CEO of Serum Institute of India (SII), today urged countries to be patient for...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Malaysia to start Covid-19 vaccination drive early as first doses arrive

Malaysia moved up its Covid-19 inoculation drive by two days as the first batch of vaccines arrived...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Britain to offer all adults a COVID-19 vaccine by end of July

All adults in Britain will be offered a first shot of a COVID-19 vaccine by the end of July, Prime...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

India gifts 1 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccine to Maldives

India has provided 100,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine as gift to the Maldives.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Over 200 million vaccine doses administered globally

More than 200 million coronavirus vaccine doses have been administered in at least 107 countries...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19 recovery rate 90.4 percent

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Russia approves its third Covid-19 vaccine, CoviVac

Russia on Saturday approved a third coronavirus vaccine for domestic use, Prime Minister Mikhail...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

World Bank may approve $1.6bn Covid-19 vaccine funding for Bangladesh, 11 others

World Bank is expected to approve $1.6 billion in Covid-19 vaccine funding for Bangladesh and 11...

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