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Trial finds Favipira effective for treating...

Trial finds Favipira effective for treating...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jul 8 2020

96% of the patients who participated in the clinical trial were cured by the anti-flu drug, according...

Forecast: Bangladesh to hit Covid-19...

Coronavirus pandemic likely to peak...

Coronavirus

Thu, Jul 2 2020

The forecast by DGHS  and IHE contradicts a previous prediction, which said the virus would reach...

Globe Biotech claims to be the first...

Bangladeshi company claims to be developing...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 2 2020

The company is currently undertaking preliminary tests with animal modelling

Covid-19: Spike in deaths outside...

Covid-19: Spike in deaths outside...

Coronavirus

Thu, Jul 2 2020

The number of districts with no deaths has decreased to two from 15 in just four weeks

Speakers: Unmet demand for contraception...

Speakers: Unmet demand for contraception...

Coronavirus

Tue, Jun 30 2020

'If the number of people using birth controls declines by 20 or 50%, the unmet demand for contraceptives...

Govt imposes fees on Covid-19 tests...

No more free Covid-19 tests at govt...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Earlier it had fixed fees for sample testing at private hospitals

Experts: This is not the time to charge...

'This is not the time to charge people...

Coronavirus

Sun, Jun 28 2020

Authorities have decided to subsidize testing instead of making it free for people to get themselves...

Covid-19: More than 60 doctors and nurses...

Over 60 doctors, nurses infected every...

Coronavirus

Fri, Jun 26 2020

A total of 4,323 healthcare professionals infected so far

Gonoshasthaya Kendra testing kit fails...

Gonoshasthaya Kendra testing kit fails...

Coronavirus

Thu, Jun 25 2020

The drug administration authorities say the decision was made after reviewing the BSMMU report

DGHS Director Aminul replaces Iqbal...

DGHS Director Aminul replaces Iqbal...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jun 22 2020

On Friday, DGHS Director Dr Iqbal Kabir tested positive for Covid-19

Why no rapid tests for Covid-19?

Why no rapid tests for Covid-19?

Coronavirus

Sun, Jun 21 2020

In South Asia, Nepal and Bhutan have been conducting rapid tests as part of their pandemic response from...

Covid-19: FDSR proposes 100-day plan...

Covid-19: FDSR proposes 100-day plan...

Coronavirus

Sun, Jun 21 2020

The doctors' organization criticized the authorities for not paying heed to public health experts’...

Covid-19: SCBA members, families to...

Covid-19: SCBA members, families to...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 19 2020

The hospitals are Anwer Khan Modern Medical College Hospital, Holy Family Red Crescent Medical College...

Facebook: 8m Bangladeshis sign up as...

Facebook: 8m Bangladeshis sign up as...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 18 2020

It is more important than ever to sign up to be a blood donor on Facebook amid Covid-19

Govt takes initiative to ensure oxygen...

Govt takes initiative to ensure oxygen...

Government Affairs

Tue, Jun 16 2020

Health experts and epidemiologists have long been advising the government to ensure an adequate oxygen...

Covid-19: 25-30% of all examined areas...

Covid-19: 25-30% of all examined areas...

Coronavirus

Tue, Jun 16 2020

The list of red and yellow zones have not been officially announced yet          ...

Bangladesh into 100 days of...

Bangladesh into 100 days of...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jun 15 2020

Bangladesh, like Pakistan and India, is yet to reach a Covid-19  peak

Experts on health budget: No hope for...

Experts on health budget: No hope for...

Economy

Sat, Jun 13 2020

Corruption remains a big concern

Budget FY21: Wage, infrastructure, machinery...

Budget FY21: Wage, infrastructure, machinery...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Allocation reduced for personnel training

Budget FY21: Tk10,000 crore to combat...

Tk10,000cr to combat Covid-19

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

The lump sum allocation is meant to fulfill emergency requirements, says the finance minister

In Covid-19 times, budget gives nation’s...

In Covid-19 times, budget gives nation’s...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Tk 10,000 crore to combat pandemic as allocations jump by 23%