November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021

Two Omicron variant cases detected in UK

Two cases of the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus have been detected in Britain, health minister Sajid Javid said on Saturday.

November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021

100% of UAE population received one dose of Covid-19 vaccine: Ministry

One hundred percent of the United Arab Emirates' population has received at least one dose of a vaccine against Covid-19, the health ministry has said.

November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021

61 Dutch travelers from South Africa Covid-19 positive, say authorities

Dutch health authorities said that 61 people who arrived in Amsterdam on two flights from South Africa on Friday tested positive for COVID-19, and they were conducting further testing early...

November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021

2 Covid-19 deaths recorded in 24 hours, positivity rate 1.15%

Two people died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021

Bangladesh gets 17.9 lakh more Pfizer vaccines from US

Bangladesh today received another 17.90 lakh doses of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine from US under the COVAX facility.

November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021

What we know about Omicron, the latest Covid variant 'of concern'

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared a new coronavirus variant -- detected in South Africa -- to be "of concern" and named it Omicron.

November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021

WHO dubs new omicron variant as one 'of concern', travel bans respawn

The discovery of a new coronavirus variant sent a chill through much of the world Friday as nations raced to halt air travel, markets fell sharply and scientists held emergency meetings to weigh...

November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021

Serum Institute resumes Covishield vaccine export

Serum Institute of India, the world's largest vaccine manufacturer, today said it has resumed exports of its Covid-19 vaccine Covishield to low- and middle-income countries with the first...

November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021

3 Covid-19 deaths recorded in 24 hours, positivity rate 1.41%

Three people died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021

B.1.1.529 the most significant Covid-19 variant yet found, says Britain

Britain said on Friday that a newly identified coronavirus variant spreading in South Africa was considered by scientists to be the most significant one yet found and so it needed to ascertain...