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Coronavirus: Two dead from quarantined Diamond Princess

Coronavirus: Two dead from quarantined Diamond Princess

Two Japanese passengers who contracted the Covid-19 virus onboard a cruise ship quarantined in Japan have died.

2020-02-20 13:41:52
Coronavirus: Bangladeshi's condition ‘critical’ in Singapore

Coronavirus: Bangladeshi's condition ‘critical’ in Singapore

One of the five Bangladesh citizens, infected with coronavirus in Singapore, is now in a “critical state”, said Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Wednesday (Feb 19).

2020-02-19 14:01:34
Coronavirus study: elderly and sick most at risk

Coronavirus study: elderly and sick most at risk

Health officials in China have published the first details of more than 70,000 cases of Covid-19, in the biggest study since the outbreak began.

2020-02-18 12:01:30
Coronavirus: US citizen dies in Wuhan

Coronavirus: US citizen dies in Wuhan

A United States citizen has died from the new coronavirus in Wuhan, China, in what appeared to be the first death of an American from the outbreak.

2020-02-08 13:29:24
Govt to bring back none from China: Health Minister

Govt to bring back none from China: Health Minister

Health Minister Zahid Maleque said the government will not allow any more Bangladeshis to return home from China.

2020-02-06 15:54:56
Coronavirus: Ten passengers on cruise ship test positive for virus

Coronavirus: Ten passengers on cruise ship test positive for virus

At least 10 people on board a cruise ship docked in the Japanese port of Yokohama have tested positive for coronavirus, health authorities said.

2020-02-05 12:02:22
Coronavirus: Thailand sees apparent success treating patient

Coronavirus: Thailand sees apparent success treating patient

Doctors in Thailand say they have successfully treated one Wuhan coronavirus patient with a combination of antiviral drugs, according to a briefing on Sunday from the Ministry of Health.

2020-02-03 15:22:06
Coronavirus declared global health emergency by WHO

Coronavirus declared global health emergency by WHO

The new coronavirus has been declared a global emergency by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread outside China.

2020-01-31 15:35:50
Coronavirus: Scientists race to develop a vaccine

Coronavirus: Scientists race to develop a vaccine

A deadly new virus. Thousands of people infected. No cure. No vaccine.

2020-01-30 12:35:42
Whole world 'must take action against Coronavirus: WHO

Whole world 'must take action against Coronavirus: WHO

The "whole world needs to be on alert" to fight the coronavirus, the head of the World Health Organization's Health Emergencies Programme has said.

2020-01-30 10:41:51
Coronavirus: Special wards open in 2 city hospitals

Coronavirus: Special wards open in 2 city hospitals

Special wards have been opened in Kurmitola General Hospital and Infectious Diseases Hospital in Dhaka to take measures for providing treatment to coronavirus-infected people.

2020-01-28 17:36:42
Around 1.5 lakh people die of tobacco-related diseases each year

Around 1.5 lakh people die of tobacco-related diseases each year

Over 1, 61,000 people die in Bangladesh every year after suffering from various tobacco-related diseases, Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque said in the Jatiya Sangsad on Thursday (January 23).

2020-01-23 20:19:50
57 die of cold-related disease

57 die of cold-related disease

As many as 57 people have died of cold-related disease in this current winter season.

2020-01-22 16:11:14
Vision impairment cases to rise dramatically: WHO

Vision impairment cases to rise dramatically: WHO

Globally at least 2.2 billion people are suffering from vision impairment of whom at least 1 billion have the impairment that could have been prevented, according to a new report of the World Health Organization (WHO).

2020-01-19 19:38:49
Patients prefer Fazilatunnessa to renowned hospitals

Patients prefer Fazilatunnessa to renowned hospitals

GAZIPUR: Fifty-seven-year old Ameena Begum, a resident of Karihata Union in Kapasia upazila of Gazipur, has been suffering from kidney disease for a long time. She has arrived at Sheikh Fazilatunnessa Mujib Memorial KPJ Specialized Hospital & Nursing College, located at Tetuibari in Kasimpur of Gazipur.

2020-01-18 15:06:09