Monday, 16 May, 2022

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India reports 67,084 new Covid cases, 1241 deaths

India logged 67,084 new coronavirus infections, taking the country's total tally of COVID-19 cases to 4,24,78,060, while the active cases declined to 7,90,789, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Thursday (Feb 10). The death toll climbed to 5,06,520 with 1,241

Bangladesh reports 33 deaths, 8016 Covid cases in 24-hr

Bangladesh on Wednesday (Feb 9) reported 33 deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours keeping the number of total deaths to 28,703. Besides, 8016 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 1,887,271.

India reports 71,365 new Covid cases, 1217 deaths 

India logged 71,365 new coronavirus infections during the last 24 hours taking the country's total tally of COVID-19 cases to 4,24,10,976. The active cases declined to 8,92,828, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Wednesday. The death count climbed to 5,05,279

Pfizer’s COVID sales to top $50bn this year, investors want more

Pfizer Inc said on Tuesday it expects 2022 sales of its COVID-19 vaccine and antiviral pill to top $54bn, but that fell short of lofty Wall Street estimates and its shares were off about 3 percent. Still, Chief Executive Albert Bourla said final sales for its oral COVID-19 antiviral,

Bangladesh reports 43 deaths, 8354 Covid cases in 24-hr

Bangladesh on Tuesday (Feb 8) reported 43 deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours keeping the number of total deaths to 28,670. Besides, 9,369 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 1,879,255.

India reports 67,597 fresh Covid cases and 1,188 deaths

India on Tuesday reported 67,597 fresh Covid cases, 19.4% lower than yesterday. The positivity rate fell to 5%. However, of the total 1,188 deaths in the last 24 hours, 733 were reported by Kerala which is reconciling its data as per government orders. After a surge of infections in

Bangladesh sees 38 deaths, 9369 Covid cases in 24-hr

Bangladesh on Monday (Feb 7) reported 38 deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours keeping the number of total deaths to 28,627. Besides, 9,369 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 1,870,901.

India reports 83,876 cases, 895 deaths in 24 hours

The Health Ministry updated data on Monday reported a sharp decline in Covid-19 cases reported in the country. India's daily cases dropped below 1 lakh as the country reported 83,876 fresh cases in the last 24 hours.  Additionally, 895 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours

Bangladesh sees 29 deaths, 8345 Covid cases in 24-hr

Bangladesh on Sunday (Feb 6) reported 29 deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours keeping the number of total deaths to 28,589. Besides, 8,345 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 1,861,532.

India reports 1,07,474 Covid cases, 865 deaths in 24-hr

India reported 1,07,474 new Covid cases today, 16% lower than yesterday. The positivity rate fell to 7.42 %.  The active cases constitute 2.90 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate decreased to 95.91 per cent. There were 865 new

Bangladesh sees 36 deaths, 8359 Covid cases in 24-hr

Bangladesh on Saturday (Feb 5) reported 36 deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours keeping the number of total deaths to 28,560. Besides, 8,359 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 1,853,187.

US COVID death toll, sped by Omicron, surpasses 900,000

Propelled by the highly contagious Omicron coronavirus variant, the US COVID-19 death toll hit 900,000, according to data from Johns Hopkins University, less than two months after the country surpassed 800,000 fatalities. Friday’s sombre milestone comes 13 months into a US

India reports 1.27 lakh new cases, 1,059 deaths

India reported a single-day rise of 1,27,952 new Covid-19 cases Saturday, registering a decline from Friday’s 1,49,394 new infections.  The Union Health Ministry update also said that the country sae 1,059 deaths in the last 24 hours.  The number of active cases now

Bangladesh sees 33 deaths, 11596 Covid cases in 24-hr

Bangladesh on Thursday (Feb 3) reported 33 deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours keeping the number of total deaths to 28,494. Besides, 11,596 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to

India reports 1.72 lakh COVID case, 1008 deaths in 24-hr

India reported 1,72,433 new COVID-19 cases, taking the total number of infections to over 4.16 crore today.  According to the government, the active cases decreased to reach 15,33,921-- 3.67 per cent of the total infections. Meanwhile, the death toll has climbed to 4,98,983

Omicron sub-variant found in 57 countries, says WHO

A sub-variant of the highly contagious Omicron coronavirus strain, which some studies indicate could be even more infectious than the original version, has been detected in 57 countries, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Tuesday (Feb 1). The fast-spreading and heavily mutated

Bangladesh sees 36 deaths, 12193 Covid cases in 24-hr

Bangladesh on Wednesday (Feb 2) reported 36 deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours keeping the number of total deaths to 28,461. Besides, 12,193 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to

Bangladesh sees 31 deaths, 13154 Covid cases in 24-hr

Bangladesh on Tuesday (Feb 1) reported 31 deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours keeping the number of total deaths to 28,425. Besides, 13,154 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 1,811,987.

New Omicron variant spreading even faster than original

New studies are emerging that suggest the latest version of the highly-infectious omicron variant is transmitting even faster than the original, and mild cases of the first may not offer much protection against future infections. The findings cast doubt on hopes that the wave of

India reports 1.67 lakh new Covid cases, 1,192 more deaths

India on Tuesday (Feb 1) recorded 1.67 lakh new Covid cases in the past 24 hours, 20 per cent lower than yesterday's 2.09 lakh figure, taking the total infection tally in the country to 4,14,69,499. The Covid positivity rate dropped from 15.7% to 11.6%, while the weekly positivity