Corruption in health sector
More names start coming to the fore
Many of the DGHS officials, who had given shelter to Abdul Malek alias Badal, are still in service
23 September 2020, 12:27
Deepening of health crisis feared
Maternity, infant and family planning services have decreased by 50 per cent due to the outbreak of coronavirus in Bangladesh, the United Nations has said.
22 September 2020, 9:32
Study suggests dengue may provide some immunity against COVID-19
A new study that analysed the coronavirus outbreak in Brazil has found a link between the spread of the virus and past outbreaks of dengue fever that suggests exposure to the mosquito-transmitted ...
22 September 2020, 2:49
Sleep seen as essential for the brain
Scientists are providing a fuller understanding of the essential role that sleep plays in brain health, identifying an abrupt transition at about 2.4 years of age when its primary purpose shifts from ...
21 September 2020, 3:35
Majority of COVID-recovered complain of fatigue: Study
18 September 2020, 7:22
Hospital burn units
Burn treatment only in Dhaka
While the risk of fire is everywhere, burn treatment facilities are Dhaka-centered
17 September 2020, 11:15
More research needed into COVID-19 effects on children: WHO chief
More research is needed into factors that increase the risk of severe COVID-19 disease among children and adolescents, said WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.
17 September 2020, 5:10
Bangladeshis see soaring GDP, but plunging wellness: ADB Report
People of a country are supposed to remain in happiness when its economy is in good shape. But that is not happening in Bangladesh.
16 September 2020, 16:25
Bangladesh development: What contributes to its exceptionalities?
To understand how Bangladesh has performed, it’s a good idea to look at a number of individual development outcomes rather than just looking at the HDI, otherwise we may miss some interesting details
15 September 2020, 16:08
Khaleda’s conditional release extended by six months
On 3 September, the law ministry gave its opinion in favour of extending the suspension order on two conditions – receiving treatment at her Gulshan residence and not leaving the country
15 September 2020, 12:08