Saturday, February 23, 2019

Lead, pesticides in milk: Conduct survey on contamination, HC asks govt

Staff Reporter: The High Court today directed the authorities concerned of the government to conduct a survey to determine how much raw cow milk and...

Lead, pesticides found in cow milk, fodder

Staff Reporter: -- Harmful elements found in Cow fodders, milk, packaged milk and curd -- Study conducted on samples from 27 upazilas in 4 dists -- Cow...

39 die, dozens sick in India from drinking spurious liquor

International Desk: At least 39 people have died and another 27 fallen sick from drinking cheap spurious liquor containing toxic methanol in several villages in...

Vitamin ‘A’ plus campaign begins

Staff Reporter: The national Vitamin ‘A’ plus campaign is being observed across the country on Saturday, aiming to feed vitamin A plus capsules to all...

Vitamin ‘A’ plus campaign Saturday

Staff Reporter The national Vitamin ‘A’ plus campaign, which was earlier postponed, will be observed across the country on Saturday, aiming to feed vitamin A...

Vitamin ‘A’ plus campaign now on February 9

Staff Reporter: The national Vitamin ‘A’ plus campaign will be observed across the country on February 9 (Saturday), aiming to feed Vitamin A plus capsules...

Will continue efforts to ensure safe food: Food minister

Staff Reporter: The government will continue its all-out effort to ensure safe food for the consumers, Food Minister Sadhan Chanda Majumder said on Saturday. “More manpower...

Ejected from hospital, woman bears child under tree at UHC

Staff Reporter: A woman was forced to give birth out in the open Saturday beneath a eucalyptus tree on the grounds of an Upazila Health...

Swine flu kills at least 48 in India

Desk Report: At least 48 people have died and 1,173 have tested positive for swine flu since the beginning of the year in a western...

Health Ministry official suspended on graft allegation

Staff Reporter: An official of the Health Ministry has been suspended over allegation of amassing wealth illegally. The suspended official is Md Abzal Hossain, accounts officer...