Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:47pm on September 28, 2020
The cabinet on Monday approved in principle the Private Medical and Dental College Bill 2020 incorporating provisions that each medical institution must have a permanent...
Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:38pm on September 28, 2020
The global death toll from the new coronavirus, which emerged less than a year ago in China and has swept across the world, passed one...
Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 11:55am on September 26, 2020
Coronavirus deaths could more than double to two million without collective action against the pandemic, the World Health Organisation has warned, as Australia’s prime minister...
Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 10:58am on September 25, 2020
US biotech firm Novavax said Thursday it was initiating its final Phase 3 clinical trial for its experimental COVID-19 vaccine. The trial will be carried...
Agence France-Presse . Brazzaville, Congo | Updated at 10:23am on September 20, 2020
The World Health Organisation endorsed Saturday a protocol for testing African herbal medicines as potential treatments for the coronavirus and other epidemics. Covid-19 has raised...
Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 02:21pm on September 19, 2020
The COVID-19 weekly death toll of around 50,000 lives is unacceptably high, the World Health Organisation said Friday as the one million fatalities landmark approaches.
Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 08:10pm on September 17, 2020
US biotech firm Moderna, one of two companies currently holding phase 3 trials in the United States for a Covid-19 vaccine, took the unusual step...
Agence France-Presse.London | Updated at 10:52am on September 16, 2020
Women healthcare workers and medical staff with Asian heritage are less likely to be using face masks that fit them properly making them more vulnerable...
Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha / TASS . Moscow | Updated at 11:51am on September 14, 2020
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases across the globe has amounted to 28,637,952, increasing by 307,930 in the past 24 hours, a record one-day increase,...
United News of Bangladesh/AP. London | Updated at 10:12am on September 13, 2020
Oxford University announced Saturday it was resuming a trial for a coronavirus vaccine it is developing with pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca, a move that comes days...