June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

Covid positivity rate highest in 16 weeks

As the country’s Covid-19 positivity rate yesterday stood at 5.76 percent -- the highest since February 22, Health Minister Zahid Maleque urged people to take the vaccine booster shots.

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

Spike in Covid-19: Positivity rate jumps to 5.7%, 357 cases in 24 hours

At least 357 new Covid-19 cases were recorded in 24 hours till 8:00 am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

Anthony Fauci tests Covid-19 positive, has “mild symptoms”

Dr Anthony Fauci, the face of America’s pandemic response through two White House administrations, has tested positive for the coronavirus.

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

Put your mask back on

With Covid cases rising every day, health officials have urged the people to wear a mask and take vaccines to keep the viral disease at bay.

June 15, 2022
June 15, 2022

Monkeypox: WHO for new vaccine-sharing mechanism to curb inequality

The World Health Organization said it’s creating a new vaccine-sharing mechanism to stop the outbreak of monkeypox in more than 30 countries beyond Africa. The move could result in the UN health agency distributing scarce vaccine doses to rich countries that can otherwise afford them.

June 15, 2022
June 15, 2022

Covid-19 spike: 232 cases in a day, positivity rate 3.88%

At least 232 new Covid-19 cases were recorded in 24 hours till 8:00 am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

June 14, 2022
June 14, 2022

Covid on the rise: 162 cases in 24 hours, positivity rate 3.56%

At least 162 new Covid-19 cases were recorded in 24 hours till 8:00 am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

June 14, 2022
June 14, 2022

Planning Minister Covid-19 positive

Planning Minister MA Mannan has been infected with Covid-19, an official of the ministry said today.

June 14, 2022
June 14, 2022

Follow health protocols to contain Covid

Health Minister Zahid Maleque yesterday urged all to maintain health protocols as Covid cases in the country rose for the 12th consecutive day.

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

Covid-19 on the rise: 128 infections recorded in a day, positivity rate 1.91%

At least 128 new Covid-19 cases were recorded in 24 hours till 8:00 am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).