Coronavirus Vaccine

No alternative to increasing import as we're lagging behind in vaccination

Despite the government’s efforts to procure vaccines from various sources Bangladesh is still lagging behind in terms of vaccination

No alternative to increasing import as we're lagging behind in vaccination

India administers a billion Covid jabs

India administered its billionth Covid-19 vaccine dose on Thursday, half a year after a devastating surge in cases brought the health system close to collapse

Healthcare worker Jankhana Prajapati gives a dose of the domestically manufactured COVISHIELD vaccine to villager Amiyaben Dabhi during a door-to-door vaccination drive in Banaskantha district in the western state of Gujarat, India on 23 July 2021.

Bangladesh receives 1m doses of Sinovac vaccine

Bangladesh on Tuesday received 1 million doses of Sinovac vaccine as a gift from the Chinese government

Bangladesh on Tuesday received 1 million doses of Sinovac vaccine as a gift from the Chinese government

India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeds 970m

With the administration of a total of 836,118 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 972.3 million

Sanitation worker Manish Kumar, who according to the officials is the first person in the country vaccinated against the COVID-19, receives a dose of Bharat Biotech's COVAXIN during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination campaign at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) hospital in New Delhi, India, 16 January , 2021

Govt to vaccinate children 12-17 years of age for Covid-19: Health minister

Health minister Zahid Maleque has said the government will vaccinate children of 12 to 17 years of age for Covid-19.

Govt to vaccinate children 12-17 years of age for Covid-19: Health minister

'Not out of the woods' in battle against Covid: WHO

The World Health Organization's (WHO) Covid-19 chief warned Tuesday 'We're not out of the woods' in the fight against the pandemic, even if many people thought it was nearly over

A logo is pictured outside a building of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland, 6 February 2020

US ambassador hands over 2.5m doses of Pfizer vaccine to Bangladesh

US Ambassador to Bangladesh, Earl R Miller has handed over a donation of 2.5 million doses of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine to Bangladesh as a gift from the American people

US ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller speaking to the journalist at the Expanded Programme on Immunisation headquarters in the capital on 5 October, 2021

'We lack everything': Afghanistan's health system at breaking point

At an overcrowded hospital in Afghanistan, the few remaining doctors and nurses try urgently to treat skeletal babies and malnourished children packed side by side on beds

 A child suffering from malnutrition receives treatment at the Mirwais hospital in Kandahar on 27 September, 2021

Sanofi ditches mRNA Covid-19 vaccine after rivals’ success

Sanofi is dropping plans for its own mRNA-based Covid-19 vaccine because of the dominance achieved by BioNTech-Pfizer and Moderna in using the technology to fight the pandemic, the company said on ...

Sanofi ditches mRNA Covid-19 vaccine after rivals’ success

PM Hasina’s birthday

Nationwide mass vaccination campaign held successfully

The nationwide Covid-19 mass vaccination campaign was held on Tuesday successfully with a target to inoculate 7.5 million (75 lakh) people on the occasion of prime minister Sheikh Hasina's 75th ...

Nationwide mass vaccination campaign held successfully
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