10 Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours, positivity rate now 1.80%

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

17h ago| Disease

201 more hospitalised with dengue

At least 201 dengue patients were hospitalised in the last 24 hours till 8am yesterday, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

19h ago| Coronavirus

Merck's Covid-19 pill: Int'l health officials call for access for lower income countries

The plan to roll out Merck & Co's promising antiviral pill to treat Covid-19 risks repeating the inequities of vaccine distribution, potentially leaving the nations with the greatest need...

6 Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours, positivity rate now below 2%

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

2d ago| Disease

Dengue cases cross 21,000 mark

The number of dengue patients has crossed the 21,000 mark in the country yesterday.

2d ago| Disease

Dengue fever: Cases cross 21,000-mark, 106 hospitalised in a day

At least 106 patients were hospitalised in 24 hours preceding 8am today. of them 15 cases were from outside Dhaka, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

October 16, 2021
October 16, 2021

Russia records highest daily Covid deaths amid stalled vaccination programme

Russia reported a record 1,002 deaths from coronavirus on Saturday, the first time the daily number has passed the 1,000-mark since the start of the pandemic.

October 16, 2021
October 16, 2021

1 more dengue patient dies, 183 hospitalised in 24 hours

One more dengue patient died while 183 were hospitalised in the 24 hours, till 8:00am today. Of them, 42 cases were from outside Dhaka, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

October 16, 2021
October 16, 2021

6 Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours, positivity rate now below 2%

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

October 16, 2021
October 16, 2021

Dengue cases cross 21,000 mark

The number of dengue patients has crossed the 21,000 mark in the country yesterday.

October 15, 2021
October 15, 2021

Dengue fever: Cases cross 21,000-mark, 106 hospitalised in a day

At least 106 patients were hospitalised in 24 hours preceding 8am today. of them 15 cases were from outside Dhaka, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

October 15, 2021
October 15, 2021

Covid-19: 9 deaths recorded in 24 hours, positivity rate now 2.09%

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

October 15, 2021
October 15, 2021

Jab campaign goes to brave little ones

The health directorate inoculated 120 schoolchildren, aged 12-17, with Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine yesterday as part of the trial run prior to largescale campaign.

October 15, 2021
October 15, 2021

183 more hospitalised with dengue

At least 183 patients were hospitalised with dengue in the last 24 hours till 8am yesterday, of which 162 are from outside Dhaka, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

October 15, 2021
October 15, 2021

Covid-linked deaths fall to seven

Seven people died with coronavirus and 466 got infected in 24 hours till yesterday morning, read a press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

October 14, 2021
October 14, 2021

FDA debates lower-dose of Moderna shots for booster

U.S. health advisers are debating if millions of Americans who received Moderna vaccinations should get a booster shot -- this time, using half the original dose.