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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
33,610
5,316,157
Confirmed cases
6,901
2,119,652
Recovered cases
480
342,195
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
33,610
5,316,157
Confirmed cases
6,901
2,119,652
Recovered cases
480
342,195
Deaths
All figures tallied daily at 6pm.
Source: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
Country

‘Life must go on, act responsibly and stay safe’

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, in a televised speech to the countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious celebration of the Muslims, has stressed on following health guidelines amid the Covid-19 outbreak on an individual level to stay safe.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Eskayef starts distributing remdesivir to hospitals for coronavirus treatment

Eskayef starts distributing remdesivir to hospitals for coronavirus treatment

Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Limited, one of the leading drug manufacturing companies of the country,...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat No respite from Covid-19: highest number of deaths in a day

No respite from Covid-19: highest number of deaths in a day

Twenty-eight people have died with coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, the Directorate...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19 patient flees Barishal hospital, returns home in Bhola

Covid-19 patient flees Barishal hospital, returns home in Bhola

A Covid-19 patient who escaped from Sher-E-Bangla Medical College Hospital in Barishal was found...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Another policeman dies with Covid-19 infection

Another policeman dies with Covid-19 infection

Another police officer, who was tested Covid-19 positive, died at Central Police Hospital in...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat coronavirus test positive

33 more test Covid-19 positive in Cox’s Bazar

Thirty-three more people have tested positive with Covid-19 in Cox’s Bazar.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Coronavirus Outbreak

36 more Ctg policemen test Covid-19 positive

Thirty-six more policemen in Chattogram have tested positive for coronavirus.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Brazil jumps to world no. 2 in coronavirus cases

Brazil jumps to world no. 2 in coronavirus cases

Brazil has become the world no. 2 hotspot for coronavirus cases, second only to the United States...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Brazil jumps to world no. 2 in coronavirus cases

Brazil has become the world no. 2 hotspot for coronavirus cases, second only to the United States,...

INDIA

India may resume int’l flights by August: minister

India’s Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has said the government will try to resume...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Staying mentally strong is the key: MP says after Covid-19 recovery

Staying mentally strong is of utmost importance in order to recover from Covid-19, an Awami League...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

DU team decodes genome sequence of Sars-CoV-2

A Dhaka University team has decoded genome sequence of five samples of Sars-CoV-2.

Country

279 Ansar members infected with Covid-19 so far

A total 279 Bangladesh Ansar and Village Defence Party (BAVDP) members have been infected with...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat prison guards Covid-19 test positive

4 more jail guards, an inmate test Covid-19 positive

Coronavirus infections are on the rise in prisons as four more jail guards and one inmate tested...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

2 lower court judges test Covid-19 positive

Two lower court judges have tested positive with Covid-19 while the condition of a High Court judge...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

722 police personnel recover from coronavirus

A total of 722 police personnel who tested Covid-19 positive earlier made recovery till today.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

S Alam Group director Morshedul Alam dies from Covid-19

NRB Global Bank and S Alam Group's Director Morshedul Alam (65) has died of Covid-19 while...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Naogaon police officer dies with Covid-19 infection

Naogaon police officer dies with Covid-19 infection at Rajshahi hospital

A police officer, who was infected with coronavirus, has died at Rajshahi Christian Mission...

World

Coronavirus Pandemic: Updates

The pandemic has killed at least 332,870 people worldwide since it surfaced in China late last year...

Back Page

Blood banks on verge of drying up

Dwindling blood donation due to the Covid-19 related shutdown is taking a heavy toll on thalassemia...

Back Page

Fallout from Covid-19: Left high and dry

Some 87 percent of 558 returnee migrant workers do not have income opportunities amid the shutdown...

Back Page

Coronavirus roils world economy

China warned yesterday that its huge economy faces an immense challenge from the coronavirus, as...

City

No Eid joy for beauticians

Bobita Dalboth was supposed to stay busy with customers during this time of the year. Pre-Eid is...

Country

‘Life must go on, act responsibly and stay safe’

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, in a televised speech to the countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious celebration of the Muslims, has stressed on following health guidelines amid the Covid-19 outbreak on an individual level to stay safe.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Eskayef starts distributing remdesivir to hospitals for coronavirus treatment

Eskayef starts distributing remdesivir to hospitals for coronavirus treatment

Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Limited, one of the leading drug manufacturing companies of the country,...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat No respite from Covid-19: highest number of deaths in a day

No respite from Covid-19: highest number of deaths in a day

Twenty-eight people have died with coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, the Directorate...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19 patient flees Barishal hospital, returns home in Bhola

Covid-19 patient flees Barishal hospital, returns home in Bhola

A Covid-19 patient who escaped from Sher-E-Bangla Medical College Hospital in Barishal was found...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Another policeman dies with Covid-19 infection

Another policeman dies with Covid-19 infection

Another police officer, who was tested Covid-19 positive, died at Central Police Hospital in...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat coronavirus test positive

33 more test Covid-19 positive in Cox’s Bazar

Thirty-three more people have tested positive with Covid-19 in Cox’s Bazar.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Coronavirus Outbreak

36 more Ctg policemen test Covid-19 positive

Thirty-six more policemen in Chattogram have tested positive for coronavirus.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Brazil jumps to world no. 2 in coronavirus cases

Brazil jumps to world no. 2 in coronavirus cases

Brazil has become the world no. 2 hotspot for coronavirus cases, second only to the United States...

INDIA India may resume int’l flights by August: minister

India may resume int’l flights by August: minister

India’s Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has said the government will try to resume...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Staying mentally strong is the key: MP says after Covid-19 recovery

Staying mentally strong is the key: MP says after Covid-19 recovery

Staying mentally strong is of utmost importance in order to recover from Covid-19, an Awami...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat DU team decodes genome sequence of Sars-CoV-2

DU team decodes genome sequence of Sars-CoV-2

A Dhaka University team has decoded genome sequence of five samples of Sars-CoV-2.

Country 279 Ansar members infected with Covid-19 so far

279 Ansar members infected with Covid-19 so far

A total 279 Bangladesh Ansar and Village Defence Party (BAVDP) members have been infected with...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat prison guards Covid-19 test positive

4 more jail guards, an inmate test Covid-19 positive

Coronavirus infections are on the rise in prisons as four more jail guards and one inmate tested...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat 2 lower court judges test Covid-19 positive

2 lower court judges test Covid-19 positive

Two lower court judges have tested positive with Covid-19 while the condition of a High Court...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat 722 police personnel recover from coronavirus

722 police personnel recover from coronavirus

A total of 722 police personnel who tested Covid-19 positive earlier made recovery till today.

Coronavirus: A deadly threat S Alam Group director Morshedul Alam dies from Covid-19

S Alam Group director Morshedul Alam dies from Covid-19

NRB Global Bank and S Alam Group's Director Morshedul Alam (65) has died of Covid-19 while...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Naogaon police officer dies with Covid-19 infection

Naogaon police officer dies with Covid-19 infection at Rajshahi hospital

A police officer, who was infected with coronavirus, has died at Rajshahi Christian Mission...

World Coronavirus Pandemic: Updates

Coronavirus Pandemic: Updates

The pandemic has killed at least 332,870 people worldwide since it surfaced in China late last...

Back Page Blood banks on verge of drying up

Blood banks on verge of drying up

Dwindling blood donation due to the Covid-19 related shutdown is taking a heavy toll on...

Back Page Fallout from Covid-19: Left high and dry

Fallout from Covid-19: Left high and dry

Some 87 percent of 558 returnee migrant workers do not have income opportunities amid the...

Back Page Coronavirus roils world economy

Coronavirus roils world economy

China warned yesterday that its huge economy faces an immense challenge from the coronavirus, as...

Back Page

Coronavirus roils world economy

China warned yesterday that its huge economy faces an immense challenge from the coronavirus, as...

City

No Eid joy for beauticians

Bobita Dalboth was supposed to stay busy with customers during this time of the year. Pre-Eid is...

City

It is unfair: Momen

Cancellation of readymade garment orders by Western brands is unfair, said Foreign Minister AK...

City

No need for curfew-like measures now

Despite rising Covid-19 infections and deaths, Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) Director General...

Front Page

Thousands leave city amid relaxed travel curbs

Thousands of people continued to leave Dhaka yesterday as the government apparently relaxed travel...

Front Page coronavirus covid 19

Deaths, new cases climb

While the number of Covid-19 positive cases as well as deaths keep rising every day, with Dhaka...

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Eid congregations in mosques only

The Dhaka Metropolitan Police yesterday issued a 14-point instructions for devotees and mosque...

Editorial

A subdued, introspective Eid

This will be a different Eid that we will be observing after the holy month of Ramadan. For most of...

Editorial

Hospitals turning away patients

It is a matter of grave concern that the ongoing pandemic has left hospitals overwhelmed, and in...

Country

Friend in need is a friend indeed

About 13,000 drivers of CNG-run three-wheelers in the country are among this vulnerable group. They...

Country

87pc returnee migrant workers have no income: report

Some 87 percent of returnee migrant workers do not have income opportunities now amid the shutdown...

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Eid congregations in mosques only, not open spaces: DMP

The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) issues a 14-point instruction, signed by DMP Commissioner...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Additional secretary on post retirement dies of Covid-19

An additional secretary of the government, who was infected with Covid-19, died at Dhaka Medical...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

People leaving Dhaka amid shutdown

People have started leaving the capital for their village homes today for their Eid-ul-Fitr...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Highest number of Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours, number of infected crosses 30,000

Twenty-four people have died with coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, the Directorate...

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