Agence France-Presse. Mumbai | Updated at 05:16pm on January 21, 2021
Five people died as a fire tore through a building in the world’s biggest vaccine manufacturing hub in India Thursday, but the company insisted that...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39pm on January 21, 2021
India on Thursday handed over two million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to Bangladesh as gift.
Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 11:24am on January 21, 2021
Nobody should panic about getting access to a COVID-19 vaccine because everyone who wants one will get one, the World Health Organisation said on Wednesday....
Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 04:55pm on January 20, 2021
India exported its first batch of locally produced COVID-19 shots Wednesday, officials said, as the world’s biggest vaccine manufacturer scrambled to meet requests from other...
Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 03:59pm on January 20, 2021
A total of 3.5 million or 35 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine would be brought to Dhaka on Thursday in the first instalment. This is...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:28pm on January 20, 2021
The COVID-19 vaccination program would begin in Bangladesh in the first week of February, health secretary Abdul Mannan said while addressing a joint briefing of...
United News of Bangladesh / AP | Updated at 12:07pm on January 20, 2021
India’s homegrown vaccine developer Bharat Biotech has warned people with weaker immunity and other medical conditions that include allergies, fever, or a bleeding disorder to...
Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 07:53pm on January 19, 2021
A self-styled Sri Lankan holy man’s supposed miracle potion to prevent COVID-19 turned sour Tuesday after a minister who publicly drank it was hospitalised with...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:53pm on January 19, 2021
Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Tuesday said that the government was looting money during buying COVID-19 vaccine. He also expressed...
Agence France-Presse . Oslo | Updated at 11:44am on January 19, 2021
Norway said on Monday that no link had been established between Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine and post-vaccination deaths in the country, but recommended doctors consider the...