Robots may become heroes in virus war
Long maligned as job-stealers and aspiring overlords, robots are being increasingly relied on as fast, efficient, contagion-proof champions in the war against the deadly coronavirus.
9 April 2020, 2:18
Experimental COVID-19 drugs being produced locally
A number of pharmaceuticals in the country are preparing to deliver medicines that have been experimented on, to treat coronavirus infection in several countries
7 April 2020, 8:26
Man suffering from fever dies in Lakshmipur
A 70-year-old man, suffering from fever, cold and cough, died at Kamankhola in sadar upazila of Lakshmipur on Wednesday night
2 April 2020, 7:24
‘UK has bought 3.5m coronavirus antibody tests’
British health minister Matt Hancock said on Tuesday the government had bought 3.5 million antibody coronavirus tests so that people who suspect they have had the virus would be able to check for ...
25 March 2020, 9:33
How the world will change
With the onslaught of coronavirus, each country was conscious of its own borders. Even the European Union could not take a joint decision regarding the crisis. On the contrary, they sealed their ...
24 March 2020, 15:58
Indonesia invokes emergency measures in Jakarta
Indonesia's capital Jakarta shut cinemas and other public entertainment on Monday at the start of a two-week emergency period to try to slow the accelerating spread of the coronavirus in Southeast ...
23 March 2020, 7:10
Physician who treated Tolarbagh virus patient hospitalised
The physician who treated a coronavirus case from capital’s Tolarbagh before the patient's death was hospitalised in Dhaka with severe respiratory complications on Sunday night.
23 March 2020, 6:31
Novartis to donate malaria drug in fight against virus
Novartis is donating up to 130 million doses of malaria drug hydroxychloroquine to be used in the fight against the new coronavirus, the Swiss company said on Friday. There are no vaccines or ...
22 March 2020, 6:23
RMCH interns abstain from work
Interns at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) abstained from work from Thursday morning demanding safety equipment amid the threat of coronavirus outbreak
19 March 2020, 11:03
Drug administration fixes price of hand sanitizer
11 March 2020, 9:03