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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

Record-breaking 83 Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours; 7,201 infected

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Bangladesh to get 6.8cr vaccine doses from May under COVAX: World Bank

Bangladesh to get 6.8cr vaccine doses from May under COVAX: World Bank

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat India overtakes Brazil as world’s second worst-hit country by Covid-19

India overtakes Brazil as world’s second worst-hit country by Covid-19

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat Top US diplomat criticises China, says 'need to get to the bottom' of Covid-19 origin

Top US diplomat criticises China, says 'need to get to the bottom' of Covid-19 origin

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat Australia abandons Covid-19 vaccination targets after new advice on AstraZeneca shots

Australia abandons Covid-19 vaccination targets after new advice on AstraZeneca shots

Australia has abandoned a goal to vaccinate nearly all of its 26 million population by the end of...

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Covid-19: India bans export of Remdesivir injection, API

India today prohibited the export of Remdesivir injection, which is used to treat Covid patients,...

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78, number of Covid-19 deaths in a day highest till now; 5,819 infected

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South Korea to resume wider use of AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine, exclude people under 30

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Coronavirus: A deadly threat

South Korea to resume wider use of AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine, exclude people under 30

South Korean authorities said on Sunday they will move ahead with a coronavirus vaccination drive...

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Ongoing restrictions to continue on April 12, 13: Quader

The ongoing seven-day restrictions on movement, which is supposed to end today, will continue until...

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China mulls mixing vaccines to improve efficacy of jabs

China is considering the mixing of different Covid-19 vaccines to improve the relatively low...

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South African Covid-19 variant can ‘break through’ Pfizer vaccine: study

The coronavirus variant discovered in South Africa can “break through” Pfizer/BioNTech’s Covid-19...

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Number of daily Covid-19 casualties breaks record again; 77 dead, 5,343 infected

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat

Bangladesh Samajtantrik Dal forms human chain demanding more beds at wards, ICU

Bangladesh Samajtantrik Dal (BSD) today formed a human chain near Dhaka Medical College Hospital...

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Bangladesh far from herd immunity; only mass vaccination can help: experts

Achieving herd immunity through a mass vaccination drive can be the best option for Bangladesh to...

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J&J Covid-19 vaccine under EU review over blood clots

Europe’s drug regulator said on Friday it is reviewing rare blood clots in four people in the...

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Mumbai in lockdown as Indian vaccines run short

India's most coronavirus-hit state Maharashtra goes into a weekend lockdown as the country...

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DoE director general dies with Covid-19

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Tourism

Covid-battered Malta to pay tourists who visit this summer

Aiming to revive its tourism industry and get ahead of rival destinations, Malta plans to offer...

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World Bank says to commit $2 billion to vaccines in developing countries by end-April

The World Bank Group will have committed $2 billion in financing by the end of April for Covid-19...

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The government will impose a seven-day strict lockdown from April 14 to contain the spread of Covid...

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Vaccines will be available to other countries once US inoculates 100m citizens: Kerry

The US has committed to make vaccines available for other countries soon after 100 million...

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Covid-19: 63 dead, 2nd highest number of infections recorded

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

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Record-breaking 83 Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours; 7,201 infected

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

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Bangladesh to get 6.8cr vaccine doses from May under COVAX: World Bank

Bangladesh to get 6.8cr vaccine doses from May under COVAX: World Bank

Bangladesh will receive 6.8 crore doses of coronavirus vaccine under the global initiative COVAX ...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat India overtakes Brazil as world’s second worst-hit country by Covid-19

India overtakes Brazil as world’s second worst-hit country by Covid-19

India reported a record 168,912 Covid-19 infections overnight, overtaking Brazil to become the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Top US diplomat criticises China, says 'need to get to the bottom' of Covid-19 origin

Top US diplomat criticises China, says 'need to get to the bottom' of Covid-19 origin

China’s failure to provide access to global health experts made the Covid-19 pandemic worse than...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Australia abandons Covid-19 vaccination targets after new advice on AstraZeneca shots

Australia abandons Covid-19 vaccination targets after new advice on AstraZeneca shots

Australia has abandoned a goal to vaccinate nearly all of its 26 million population by the end of...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Covid-19: India bans export of Remdesivir injection, API

Covid-19: India bans export of Remdesivir injection, API

India today prohibited the export of Remdesivir injection, which is used to treat Covid patients,...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat 78, number of Covid-19 deaths in a day highest till now; 5,819 infected

78, number of Covid-19 deaths in a day highest till now; 5,819 infected

Seventy-eight people have died from Covid-19 during 24 hours (till 8am today), according to a...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat South Korea to resume wider use of AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine, exclude people under 30

South Korea to resume wider use of AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine, exclude people under 30

South Korean authorities said on Sunday they will move ahead with a coronavirus vaccination drive...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Obaidul Quader

Ongoing restrictions to continue on April 12, 13: Quader

The ongoing seven-day restrictions on movement, which is supposed to end today, will continue...

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China mulls mixing vaccines to improve efficacy of jabs

China is considering the mixing of different Covid-19 vaccines to improve the relatively low...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat South African Covid-19 variant can ‘break through’ Pfizer vaccine: study

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The coronavirus variant discovered in South Africa can “break through” Pfizer/BioNTech’s Covid-19...

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Number of daily Covid-19 casualties breaks record again; 77 dead, 5,343 infected

Seventy-seven people have died from Covid-19 during 24 hours (till 8am today), according to a...

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Bangladesh Samajtantrik Dal forms human chain demanding more beds at wards, ICU

Bangladesh Samajtantrik Dal (BSD) today formed a human chain near Dhaka Medical College Hospital...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Bangladesh far from herd immunity; only mass vaccination can help: experts

Bangladesh far from herd immunity; only mass vaccination can help: experts

Achieving herd immunity through a mass vaccination drive can be the best option for Bangladesh to...

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J&J Covid-19 vaccine under EU review over blood clots

Europe’s drug regulator said on Friday it is reviewing rare blood clots in four people in the...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat Mumbai in lockdown as Indian vaccines run short

Mumbai in lockdown as Indian vaccines run short

India's most coronavirus-hit state Maharashtra goes into a weekend lockdown as the country...

Coronavirus: A deadly threat DoE director general dies with Covid-19

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AKM Rafique Ahmed, director general of the Directorate of Environment (DoE), died with Covid-19...

Tourism Covid-battered Malta to pay tourists who visit this summer

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Aiming to revive its tourism industry and get ahead of rival destinations, Malta plans to offer...

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World Bank says to commit $2 billion to vaccines in developing countries by end-April

The World Bank Group will have committed $2 billion in financing by the end of April for Covid-19...

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Strict 7-day lockdown from April 14: State minister for public administration

The government will impose a seven-day strict lockdown from April 14 to contain the spread of...

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Vaccines will be available to other countries once US inoculates 100m citizens: Kerry

The US has committed to make vaccines available for other countries soon after 100 million...

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Vaccines will be available to other countries once US inoculates 100m citizens: Kerry

The US has committed to make vaccines available for other countries soon after 100 million...

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Covid-19: 63 dead, 2nd highest number of infections recorded

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

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Shoppers defy health safety guidelines as markets open

Shoppers today flocked different markets and shopping centres in the capital after government...

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Government considering ‘full lockdown’ from April 14: Quader

The government is actively considering imposing “full lockdown” for one week from April 14, Road...

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India to review Covid-19 vaccine side effects: report

A panel of Indian experts is investigating if there are any domestic cases of blood clotting, even...

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England’s fast rollout of Covid-19 vaccines prevented over 10,000 deaths of people aged 60 and...

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Modi rejects calls to widen vaccine access as infections hit record

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday rejected calls from states to offer coronavirus...

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WHO rejects Serum Institute of India’s proposal to extend Covid-19 vaccine shelf life

The World Health Organization has rejected Serum Institute of India's proposal seeking...

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No ban on exporting Covid-19 vaccines: Indian External Affairs Ministry

India today made it clear that there was no ban on the export of Covid-19 vaccines but the supply...

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India gives 1 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccine to Bangladesh Army

Chief of Army Staff of Indian Army Gen Manoj Mukund Naravane handed over 1,00,000 doses of Covid-19...

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Highest number of Covid-19 casualties in 24 hrs; 74 dead

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

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AstraZeneca sends legal notice to Serum Institute over vaccine supply delays

Serum Institute of India (SII) has been served a legal notice by AstraZeneca over vaccine supply...

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48 involved with metro rail project diagnosed with Covid-19 in last 7 days

At least 48 people involved with country's first metro rail project got infected with Covid-19...

Bangladesh

No outdoor celebration on Pahela Baishakh this year

The government has asked everyone not to hold any mass gathering and outdoor celebration on Pahela...

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New Zealand suspends entry for travellers from India due to high Covid-19 cases

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern temporarily suspended entry for all travellers from India...

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