• Monday, Jul 16, 2018
  • Last Update : 02:57 am

Experts call for awareness to prevent...

Dhaka

Thu, Mar 1 2018

`Since mosquitoes are on the rise, the fear of mosquito-borne diseases like dengue and chikungunya has...

Chikungunya strikes fishing community...

Nation

Wed, Nov 1 2017

So far, 95 people have been diagnosed with the mosquito-borne disease

Officials warn of dengue as Chikungunya...

Health

Mon, Aug 21 2017

According to IEDCR, 950 people were diagnosed with Chikungunya at the institution medical centre between...

Using guppies to control Chikungunya:...

Dhaka

Wed, Aug 9 2017

The mayor said that many more fish would be required to act in the drains, canals, lakes and other water...

Officials, contractors blame DNCC chief...

Dhaka

Tue, Jul 25 2017

The contractors and officials also alleged that they had no way but to leave the excavation works unfinished...

A failure to execute

Opinion , Editorial

Tue, Jul 18 2017

The crisis has been the result of a disastrous failure of coordination and communication

Pharmacies run out of suppositories...

Health

Tue, Jul 18 2017

'Over the past two weeks, the supply of suppositories have increased, but it is still not enough to meet...

Prevent and cure

Opinion , Editorial

Sun, Jul 16 2017

The authorities need to raise awareness and mobilise resources to tackle this issue head-on

Dhaka mayors shown red cards

Dhaka

Sun, Jul 16 2017

'All of the responsibility cannot fall on the city corporations. City dwellers also have to take responsibility...

Annisul apologises

Dhaka

Sun, Jul 16 2017

'I wanted to say that since we do not have permission to enter every household, we cannot possibly spray...

DNCC Mayor Annisul: City corporations...

Dhaka

Fri, Jul 14 2017

'City dwellers also have to take responsibility to keep their city clean'

Is chikungunya becoming an...

Health & Wellness

Fri, Jul 14 2017

'The number was 196 until May 25, which increased to 649 by July 12. So the disease has not spread so...

UT Galveston develops chikungunya...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Jul 13 2017

Though the vaccine had yet to be tested on human subjects, animal trials proved spectacularly...

Brac continues chikungunya awareness...

Bangladesh , Health & Wellness

Thu, Jul 13 2017

Brac's warning message on chikungunya, which was posted on its Facebook page on May 17, has already reached...

NSU holds seminar on Chikungunya...

Dhaka

Tue, Jul 11 2017

Chikungunya is a viral disease transmitted to humans by infected Aedes mosquitoes. The most prominent...

Jamaat: Govt arresting Jamaat-Shibir...

Politics

Tue, Jul 11 2017

'Law enforcers in the last two days have arrested the party’s seven activists and leaders'

A symptom of profound inequality

Anika Rahman

Sat, Jul 1 2017

How can we address the problem of chikungunya and other viruses?

Medical students start campaign to prevent...

Bangladesh , Health & Wellness

Sat, Jun 17 2017

The campaigners will go from door to door with the aim of alerting people to the fact that the aedis...