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OP-ED: Thailand should worry about the...

OP-ED: Thailand should worry about the...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Thu, Oct 22 2020

If protests are being driven by economic dissatisfaction, emergency decrees won’t work

Lebanon lawmakers debate emergency imposed...

Lebanon lawmakers debate emergency imposed...

Middle East

Thu, Aug 13 2020

Calls had circulated on social media networks for protesters to gather near parliament to prevent lawmakers...

Lebanon declares emergency in Beirut,...

Lebanon declares emergency in Beirut,...

World

Thu, Aug 6 2020

It also approved an exceptional allocation of 100 billion Lebanese pounds to deal with the crisis

India approves emergency use of remdesivir...

India approves emergency use of remdesivir...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jun 3 2020

The approval comes a day after the US drugmaker reported that remdesivir showed modest benefit in patients...

What is Vietnam doing right?

What is Vietnam doing right?

Shama Obaed

Fri, May 8 2020

And what is Bangladesh doing wrong?

Being cyclone-ready in the time of...

Being cyclone-ready in the time of...

Editorial

Tue, May 5 2020

In the time of a pandemic, there is a danger that one disaster will be neglected by dealing with another...

Giving emergency workers their due

Giving emergency workers their due

Editorial

Mon, May 4 2020

We need emergency workers who are competent and well-protected, not coronavirus martyrs

No time for a madding crowd

No time for a madding crowd

Editorial

Mon, Apr 20 2020

This is a time to pray from home

A general rule for doing no harm

A general rule for doing no harm

Nafis Shahriar

Sat, Apr 4 2020

Since there is no universal morality, can we say wet markets should be banned?

Those who keep the wheels turning

Those who keep the wheels turning

Editorial

Fri, Apr 3 2020

These men and women are putting their lives at risk every day

In a time of shutdown

In a time of shutdown

Opinion

Wed, Mar 25 2020

The Covid-19 crisis is not just about the death toll

Italy’s darkest hour

Italy’s darkest hour

Anik Kabir

Tue, Mar 10 2020

How coronavirus became a very political problem 

'We're losing the race': UN secretary...

'We're losing the race': UN secretary...

Climate Change

Tue, Sep 24 2019

António Guterres cites ‘fantastic leadership’ of young activists and is counting on...

A friend in need

A friend in need

D2

Fri, Sep 20 2019

Uber facilitates help for its users during emergencies

Call for help

Call for help

Editorial

Sun, Jun 9 2019

Expanding the scope of 999 is a step in the right direction

Bangladesh Navy begins emergency relief...

Bangladesh Navy begins emergency relief...

Nation

Sat, May 4 2019

Navy ships are working in distant areas for distribution of dry food, free medical care, life-saving...

Always best to be prepared

Always best to be prepared

Editorial

Fri, May 3 2019

Let us learn to be prepared for all kinds of weather-related emergencies

Don’t fiddle as Dhaka burns

Don’t fiddle as Dhaka burns

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Apr 1 2019

Tackling an emergency situation is everyone’s responsibility 

Communicating properly when in...

Communicating properly when in...

Opinion

Sat, Mar 24 2018

Communication takes precedence when lives are at risk

Dial 999 for help

Dial 999 for help

Opinion

Tue, Dec 12 2017

A revamped national emergency helpline is, perhaps, one of the needs of our times

Cabin staff scream as AirAsia flight...

Cabin staff scream as AirAsia flight...

Around the Web

Tue, Oct 17 2017

AirAsia blamed a "technical issue" for the problem, without elaborating on the cause