Wednesday, December 11, 2019

86 new dengue patients hospatalised in 24hr

Staff Reporter: Eighty-six new dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country in the last 24 hours till 8am on Saturday. Forty-nine of them...

‘God knows what chemicals are used in fruits!’

Staff Reporter: Expressing concerns over the use of chemicals in fruits, the High Court on Sunday said only operating mobile courts is not enough to...

Bacteria-infected mosquitoes take bite out of deadly dengue

Desk Report: They still bite, but new research shows lab-grown mosquitoes are fighting dangerous dengue fever that they normally would spread. Dengue infections appear to be...

Expired medicines worth Tk 34 cr destroyed: Report

Staff Reporter: Expired medicines, worth over Tk 34 crore, were destroyed in the last two months while over Tk 1 crore was realised in fine...

174 new dengue patients hospitalised in 24hr

Staff Reporter: In the last 24 hours till 8am on Monday, 174 dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals across the country. Fifty-four of them were...

Biogen reanalyzes studies, presses ahead on Alzheimer’s drug

Desk Report: Biogen Inc. said Tuesday it will seek federal approval for a medicine to treat early Alzheimer's disease, a landmark step toward finding a...

Govt confirms 104 dengue-related deaths

Staff Reporter: The government on Tuesday confirmed that 104 people died from dengue in the country since January. The Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research...

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...