January 3, 2022
January 3, 2022

Covid-19: India begins vaccinating children

Thousands of teenagers, many accompanied by their relatives, lined up outside schools and health facilities across India today as the country began vaccinating children aged 15-18 years for the...

January 2, 2022
January 2, 2022

24.91 lakh Pfizer vaccines arrive from US

A consignment of 24.91 lakh doses of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccines arrived at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport from the United States today.

January 2, 2022
January 2, 2022

Children in India to be inoculated with Bharat Biotech’s vaccine from tomorrow

India will begin vaccinating children -- between the ages of 15 and 18 -- against Covid-19 for the first time from tomorrow amidst a surge in Covid-19 infections, including the fast-spreading...

January 2, 2022
January 2, 2022

COVID VACCINE: Special campaign launches to jab 3.32 cr people

With a target to inoculate 3.32 crore people with the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine, the government launched a special vaccination campaign yesterday.

January 2, 2022
January 2, 2022

The tools that we have to fight Omicron

Vaccines remain the best public health measure to protect people from COVID-19, slow transmission, and reduce the likelihood of new variants emerging.

January 1, 2022
January 1, 2022

Hurdles Past: Now target double-dose vaccine for all by June

Amid the Covid-19 pandemic raging throughout the best part of 2021, Bangladesh had to tackle myriad challenges to ensure vaccines for its citizens.

January 1, 2022
January 1, 2022

All eligible in Bagerhat’s Fakirhat get jabs

One hundred percent of the eligible population received at least one dose of coronavirus vaccine in Bagerhat’s Fakirhat, which has become the first upazila in the country to be so.

January 1, 2022
January 1, 2022

3 more cases of Omicron infections found

Three more cases of Omicron variant of coronavirus have been detected as the new infections continued to rise for the sixth day yesterday.

December 31, 2021
December 31, 2021

Special vaccine drive begins tomorrow

The government will launch a countrywide special campaign up to ward level tomorrow to inoculate around three crore people with Covid-19 vaccines.

December 30, 2021
December 30, 2021

Covid cases on the rise again

The country recorded a spike in daily Covid cases as the health directorate logged 495 new infections in 24 hours preceding 8:00am yesterday.