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Covid-19: Over 1,100 doctors, 300 journalists...

Covid: Over 1,100 doctors, 300 journos...

South Asia

Sat, May 22 2021

Some 420 doctors succumbed to the disease in the second wave this year while 748 died during the first...

Trainee Indian doctors pulled from exams...

Trainee doctors pulled from exam to...

South Asia

Tue, May 4 2021

Hospitals have filled to capacity, supplies of medical oxygen have run short, and morgues and crematoriums...

Health Ministry disburses incentive...

Incentive for doctors, nurses...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 21 2021

A total of 15 government hospital employees will receive the incentive in the first phase

Covid-19 deaths: Doctors’ families compensated...

Covid-19 deaths: Doctors’ families compensated...

Health

Sun, Mar 28 2021

According to Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) sources, the families of six doctors who died...

85 doctors, nurses receive Covid-19...

85 doctors, nurses receive Covid-19...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 25 2021

Five million doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine has arrived in Dhaka

Patients suffer as doctors continue...

Patients suffer as doctors continue...

Nation

Tue, Dec 29 2020

The strike will continue until the police submit an investigation report over the untoward incident at...

Frontline fighters bearing brunt of...

Frontline fighters bearing brunt of...

Coronavirus

Tue, Dec 29 2020

Death toll among doctors at 122, over 8,000 healthcare professionals infected

ED: Base decisions on science, not...

ED: Base decisions on science, not...

Editorial

Fri, Aug 7 2020

Instead of strengthening our health sector, we are weakening it

Experts: Cancelling hotel accommodations...

'Cancelling hotel stay for doctors not...

Coronavirus

Fri, Aug 7 2020

Till August 5, at least 2,526 doctors, 1,854 nurses, and 3,010 other healthcare professionals have been...

Brazil doctors volunteer to test coronavirus...

Brazil doctors volunteer to test coronavirus...

Latin America

Thu, Jul 30 2020

The job of guinea pig falls to medical staff who work in facilities treating patients infected by the...

OP-ED: A matter of life and death

OP-ED: A matter of life and death

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Jul 10 2020

If Covid-19 has proven one thing to the world, it is the need for trusted and resilient medical...

OP-ED: What we owe our medical...

OP-ED: What we owe our medical...

Mushfique Wadud

Sun, Jul 5 2020

The problem has less to do with our doctors and more with corruption in our health sector

ED: Our frontline workers need...

ED: Our frontline workers need...

Editorial

Sun, Jul 5 2020

There is little doubt that our frontline workers and the services they provide are of the utmost...

Covid-19 battering frontline fighters...

Covid-19 battering frontline fighters...

Coronavirus

Sat, Jul 4 2020

Healthcare professionals, police and journalists among most infected groups

Birdem’s trainee RMOs go on strike demanding...

Birdem’s trainee RMOs go on strike demanding...

Dhaka

Wed, Jul 1 2020

The protesting doctors said that there was no mention of a trainee position in their recruitment notice,...

OP-ED: Not the easy way out

OP-ED: Not the easy way out

Nafis Shahriar

Tue, Jun 30 2020

The coverage of suicide in media must be done responsibly

What doctors have learned about fighting...

What doctors have learned about fighting...

World

Mon, Jun 29 2020

The most promising treatments so far seem to be the anti-viral remdesivir; dexamethasone, a steroid to...

When wanting to help is not enough

When wanting to help is not enough

Coronavirus

Sat, Jun 27 2020

Dr Ferdous returned to Bangladesh on a special Qatar Airways flight on June 7,  with eight suitcases...

Dr Rakib's Death: Medical professionals...

Dr Rakib's Death: Medical professionals...

Nation

Sun, Jun 21 2020

The protesters said if their demands are not met before June 23, they will take further measures to ensure...

Covid-19: BMA blames government for...

Covid-19: BMA blames government for...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jun 21 2020

Experts said the pandemic seems to turn deadly for Bangladeshi doctors in terms of mortality rate

Coronavirus: Doctors’ mortality rate...

Coronavirus: Doctors’ mortality rate...

Coronavirus

Sat, Jun 20 2020

According to various organisations, coronavirus has claimed the lives of about 50 doctors, which is around...