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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
244,020
18,306,842
Confirmed cases
139,860
10,930,789
Recovered cases
3,234
694,406
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
244,020
18,306,842
Confirmed cases
139,860
10,930,789
Recovered cases
3,234
694,406
Deaths
All figures tallied daily at 6pm.
Source: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
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Tests reduce yet cases rise in 5 days

Though the number of tests dropped significantly in the last five days, including the Eid holidays, the country witnessed a spike in the rate of daily Covid-19 positive case.

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Chinese Vaccine: Bangladesh likely to allow phase-3 trials

Bangladesh is likely to allow the phase three trial of a coronavirus vaccine developed by Chinese...

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Govt extends restrictions over Covid-19 till Aug 31

The government on Monday issued an order extending countrywide restrictions on public activities...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat China’s Sinovac seeks Bangladesh govt permission for 3rd phase of Covid-19 vaccine trial

China’s Sinovac seeks Bangladesh govt permission for 3rd phase of Covid-19 vaccine trial

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Reported Covid-19 deaths in a day surge post Eid

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Covid-19 causing biggest disruption of education system in history: UN

Nearly 1.6 billion students across the world have been affected by the largest disruption of...

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Govt extends restrictions over Covid-19 till August 31

The government today issued an order extending its countrywide restrictions on public activities...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Health Minister Zahid Maleque

Health sector now capable of tackling coronavirus situation: Zahid Maleque

Health Minister Zahid Maleque today said that although there has been a slight increase in the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Health Minister Zahid Maleque

Health sector now capable of tackling coronavirus situation: Zahid Maleque

Health Minister Zahid Maleque today said that although there has been a slight increase in the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: Rajbari MP Salma Chowdhury airlifted to Dhaka

Salma Chowdhury Ruma, a member of parliament from reserved seat for women in Rajbari, who tested...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 4,249 samples tested; 30 die, 1,356 infected in 24 hours

Thirty people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana,...

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Latin America coronavirus death toll surges past 200,000

The death toll in Latin America from the novel coronavirus has passed 200,000, underlining the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Professor Anu Muhammad

Anu Muhammad tests positive for Covid-19

Noted economist and member secretary of the national committee to protect oil, gas, mineral...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Australia’s Victoria imposes curfew, state of disaster to contain Covid-19

Australia’s second-most populous state of Victoria declared a state of disaster and imposed a...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

We must learn to live with this virus: WHO chief

The chief of the World Health Organization (WHO) has predicted that the effects of coronavirus will...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 3,684 samples tested; 22 die, 886 infections recorded on Eid day

Twenty-two people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana,...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: India lifts ban on export of locally made ventilators

Buoyed by falling Covid-19 fatality rate across the country, India decides to lift the ban on the...

World

Mexico eclipses Britain with third highest coronavirus death toll

Mexico has surpassed Britain as the country with the third-highest coronavirus death toll as the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 21 die, 2,199 infected, 1,117 recover in 24 hours

Twenty-one people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana,...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

After 'warning light', British PM halts Covid lockdown unwind

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday postponed a planned easing of the coronavirus...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

The impact of Covid-19 on small businesses

Bangladesh’s GDP which was enjoying an exponential growth of 8.15 percent would be slowing down...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 28 die, 2,772 infected, 2,176 recover in 24 hours

Twenty-eight people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana,...

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Trial of Chinese Vaccine: Govt indecision puzzles experts

It remains a mystery why Bangladesh government is still in a fix about allowing a clinical trial of...

Front Page

Tests reduce yet cases rise in 5 days

Though the number of tests dropped significantly in the last five days, including the Eid holidays, the country witnessed a spike in the rate of daily Covid-19 positive case.

Front Page China Covid-19 vaccine

Chinese Vaccine: Bangladesh likely to allow phase-3 trials

Bangladesh is likely to allow the phase three trial of a coronavirus vaccine developed by Chinese...

Front Page Govt extends restrictions over Covid-19 till Aug 31

Govt extends restrictions over Covid-19 till Aug 31

The government on Monday issued an order extending countrywide restrictions on public activities...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat China’s Sinovac seeks Bangladesh govt permission for 3rd phase of Covid-19 vaccine trial

China’s Sinovac seeks Bangladesh govt permission for 3rd phase of Covid-19 vaccine trial

Md Abdul Mannan, secretary to the Health Services Division under the Ministry of Health, today...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Reported Covid-19 deaths in a day surge post Eid

Reported Covid-19 deaths in a day surge post Eid

50 die, 1,918 infected, 1,955 recover in 24 hours

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19 causing biggest disruption of education system in history: UN

Covid-19 causing biggest disruption of education system in history: UN

Nearly 1.6 billion students across the world have been affected by the largest disruption of...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Bangladesh Govt Logo

Govt extends restrictions over Covid-19 till August 31

The government today issued an order extending its countrywide restrictions on public activities...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Health Minister Zahid Maleque

Health sector now capable of tackling coronavirus situation: Zahid Maleque

Health Minister Zahid Maleque today said that although there has been a slight increase in the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: Rajbari MP Salma Chowdhury airlifted to Dhaka

Covid-19: Rajbari MP Salma Chowdhury airlifted to Dhaka

Salma Chowdhury Ruma, a member of parliament from reserved seat for women in Rajbari, who tested...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: 4,249 samples tested; 30 die, 1,356 infected in 24 hours

Covid-19: 4,249 samples tested; 30 die, 1,356 infected in 24 hours

Thirty people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana,...

World Latin America coronavirus death toll surges past 200,000

Latin America coronavirus death toll surges past 200,000

The death toll in Latin America from the novel coronavirus has passed 200,000, underlining the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Professor Anu Muhammad

Anu Muhammad tests positive for Covid-19

Noted economist and member secretary of the national committee to protect oil, gas, mineral...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Australia’s Victoria imposes curfew, state of disaster to contain Covid-19

Australia’s Victoria imposes curfew, state of disaster to contain Covid-19

Australia’s second-most populous state of Victoria declared a state of disaster and imposed a...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat We must learn to live with this virus: WHO chief

We must learn to live with this virus: WHO chief

The chief of the World Health Organization (WHO) has predicted that the effects of coronavirus...

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Covid-19: 3,684 samples tested; 22 die, 886 infections recorded on Eid day

Twenty-two people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana,...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: India lifts ban on export of locally made ventilators

Covid-19: India lifts ban on export of locally made ventilators

Buoyed by falling Covid-19 fatality rate across the country, India decides to lift the ban on the...

World Mexico eclipses Britain with third highest coronavirus death toll

Mexico eclipses Britain with third highest coronavirus death toll

Mexico has surpassed Britain as the country with the third-highest coronavirus death toll as the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: 21 die, 2,199 infected, 1,117 recover in 24 hours

Covid-19: 21 die, 2,199 infected, 1,117 recover in 24 hours

Twenty-one people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana,...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat After 'warning light', British PM halts Covid lockdown unwind

After 'warning light', British PM halts Covid lockdown unwind

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday postponed a planned easing of the coronavirus...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat The impact of Covid-19 on small businesses

The impact of Covid-19 on small businesses

Bangladesh’s GDP which was enjoying an exponential growth of 8.15 percent would be slowing down...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: 28 die, 2,772 infected, 2,176 recover in 24 hours

Covid-19: 28 die, 2,772 infected, 2,176 recover in 24 hours

Twenty-eight people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Covid-19: 28 die, 2,772 infected, 2,176 recover in 24 hours

Twenty-eight people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana,...

Front Page China Covid-19 vaccine

Trial of Chinese Vaccine: Govt indecision puzzles experts

It remains a mystery why Bangladesh government is still in a fix about allowing a clinical trial of...

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Daily Covid death toll rises again

The daily death toll from coronavirus infections spiked again as authorities reported 48 deaths...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat expatriate workers

‘Covid-19 certificates only for destinations which require it’

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat Coronavirus Death in Bangladesh

Covid-19: 20.83% infection rate, recovery and death rates at 56.61% and 1.31%

Forty-eight people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana,...

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US records a coronavirus death every minute as total surpasses 150,000

One person in the United States died about every minute from Covid-19 as the national death toll...

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Half of coronavirus patients given ventilation died: German study

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat Coronavirus Death in Bangladesh

Covid-19: 35 die, 3,009 infected, 2,878 recover in 24 hours

Thirty-five people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana,...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Moderna vaccine protects against Covid-19 in monkey study

Moderna Inc says its experimental Covid-19 vaccine induced a robust immune response and protected...

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3,000 dead and counting

The number of deaths from Covid-19 infection in the country reached the grim milestone of 3,000...

Country

Fake N95 masks: Aparajita International owner Sharmin sent to jail

Sharmin Jahan, proprietor of Aparajita International, is sent to jail in a case filed over...

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Covid-19: number of deaths reaches 3,000

The number of total deaths with Covid-19 infection in Bangladesh has reached the grim milestone of...

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AKM Amanul Islam dies of Covid-19

Former advisor to a caretaker government, AKM Amanul Islam Chowdhury, died from Covid-19. He was 83...

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Covid-19 by far worst global health emergency

Only with strict adherence to health measures, from wearing masks to avoiding crowds, would the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Number of tests keeps dropping

The number of daily Covid-19 tests has continued to decline over the past three weeks, although...

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