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40 districts at high risk

According to the World Health Organisation, some 40 among the 64 districts of the country are at very high risk of coronavirus transmission

Migrant people are seen on board of an overcrowded ferry, as they go home to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, amid concerns over the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Munshiganj, Bangladesh, on 23 May 2020

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AstraZeneca, Pfizer vaccines effective against Delta variants

Covid-19 vaccines made by AstraZeneca and the Pfizer-BioNTech alliance remain broadly effective against Delta and Kappa variants of the Covid-19 causing virus, which were first identified in India

AstraZeneca, Pfizer vaccines effective against Delta variants

India protest 'unfair' Tokyo Olympic rules for Covid-hit nations

India's Olympic body has slammed as "unfair" strict rules imposed by the Japanese government on athletes from several Covid-hit nations for the Tokyo Games starting next month

This file photo taken on 31 May, 2021 shows a general view of the Olympic rings lit up at dusk on the Odaiba waterfront in Tokyo, Japan

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Belgium bans Britain travellers including Bangladeshis

With Belgium’s restrictions, which already apply to South Africa, India and Brazil, only EU citizens or residents of Belgium will be able to enter the country

Belgium's Health and Deputy Prime Minister Frank Vandenbroucke speaks next to Prime Minister Alexander De Croo at a news conference after a government meeting to announce new coronavirus-related measures in Brussels, Belgium on 18 June 2021

India records 62,224 new Covid-19 cases

India reported 62,224 fresh Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, while the daily positivity rate further dropped to 3.22 per cent, according to the ministry of health and family welfare (MoFHW) on ...

India records 62,224 new Covid-19 cases

Covid-19: Positivity rate now 62pc in Natore sadar, municipality

Although district administrations have imposed restrictions in most of the frontier districts to bring the situation under control, the infection and death rates are on the rise

Covid-19: Positivity rate now 62pc in Natore sadar, municipality

Covid patients increase in 36 districts

Coronavirus transmission is on the rise in more than half of the districts in the country, especially in 16 border-lying districts

Covid patients increase in 36 districts

Covid-19 situation likely to worsen

Besides border-lying districts, the Indian strain or Delta variant of the fatal coronavirus has been detected in multiple districts. The DGHS has asked the hospitals of those districts to admit ...

People wait in queue outside of a coronavirus testing centre amid concern over coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 17 May, 2020.

Covid cases rising in Thakurgaon, 17 more detected

Seventeen more people have been diagnosed with coronavirus in Thakurgaon district in the past 24 hours till Sunday morning,

Covid cases rising in Thakurgaon, 17 more detected

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7 cases of Delta variant detected in Keraniganj

The infected patients came to Keraniganj from Chapainawabganj on 18 May

7 cases of Delta variant detected in Keraniganj
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