Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Over 19 million BD children at front line of climate change...

Desk Report: Over 19 million children -- a quarter of them under 5 -- spread across Bangladesh are at the front line of climate change...

74 people die of dengue in Sri Lanka

International Desk: Seventy four people had died and over 55,000 had been infected by the dengue virus across Sri Lanka till the second week of...

Ministries must work together to fight dengue: Minister

Staff Reporter: LGRD and Cooperatives Minister Md Tajul Islam on Saturday said the ministries must work collaboratively to eliminate the threat of mosquito-borne disease dengue. “The...

184 new dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hrs

Staff Reporter: A total of 184 dengue patients were admitted to hospitals across the country in 24 hours till Saturday morning. Of them, 62 were hospitalised...

Two die of dengue, 267 more hospitalised

Staff Reporter: Two women died of dengue in Faridpur and Khulna districts while 267 people were hospitalised after being infected by the mosquito-borne disease across...

Two die of dengue, 348 more hospitalised

Staff Reporter: Two women have died of dengue in Jhenaidah and Khulna districts while 348 people have been hospitalised after being infected with the mosquito-borne...

Vaping causes lung cancer in mice: study

Staff Reporter: Exposure to e-cigarette smoke causes mice to develop lung cancer, according to a study published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy...

Teenage girl dies of dengue in Chattogram

Staff Reporter: A teenage girl died of the mosquito-borne disease at a private hospital on Saturday night. The deceased was identified as Sumi Boidya, 19, daughter...

Farmer dies of dengue in Magura

Staff Reporter: A farmer died of dengue at the Sadar upazila on Tuesday night while being taken to Faridpur Medical College Hospital. The deceased was identified...

Cancer patients growing, but treatment facilities scanty in Bangladesh

Staff Reporter: Though the number of cancer patients is growing alarmingly in the country, treatment facilities and specialist doctors are very scanty here for lack...