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PM Hasina wants dengue outbreak stopped...

PM wants advance steps to prevent dengue...

Bangladesh

Tue, Mar 31 2020

With dengue season approaching, Sheikh Hasina directs officials across the country to take all preventive...

Don’t ignore the threat of dengue

Don’t ignore the threat of dengue

Editorial

Wed, Mar 18 2020

To that end, the last thing our country needs is a worse dengue outbreak than previous years

Dengue might be worse this year

Dengue might be worse this year

Health

Sat, Mar 14 2020

Experts fear an even worse outbreak of dengue due to increasing aedes mosquitoes before monsoon

Don’t let the  mosquitoes bite

Don’t let the mosquitoes bite

Editorial

Fri, Feb 28 2020

The mosquito population in the city is slated to increase exponentially in the coming weeks

Prevention with science

Prevention with science

Editorial

Sat, Jan 18 2020

Dengue has wreaked absolute havoc as recently as a few months ago

Mosquitoes kill more people every day...

Mosquitoes kill more people every day...

World

Mon, Nov 18 2019

A report says climate change is going to cause a massive outbreak of mosquito-borne diseases

DNCC mayor: 8 wards at very high risk...

DNCC mayor: 8 wards at very high risk...

Dhaka

Wed, Oct 23 2019

The mayor declared eight wards – 20, 28, 11, 5, 31, 32, 33, and 17 to be at very high risk from...

Medellin: Where people learn to love...

Medellin: Where people learn to love...

World

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Instead of trying to kill mosquitoes, they are instead breeding and releasing thousands of those

To be safe, not sorry

To be safe, not sorry

Editorial

Mon, Oct 14 2019

Problems posed by mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases are not new to Bangladesh

Mosquito repellent crisis exposes rift...

Mosquito repellent crisis exposes rift...

Dhaka

Sat, Oct 12 2019

Who is responsible for the mosquito repellent crisis?

The ins and outs  of dengue

The ins and outs of dengue

Md Minhajul Hossain

Fri, Aug 16 2019

Awareness is more essential to fight this dengue epidemic than medical intervention

Are we losing against the

Are we losing against the

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Aug 4 2019

Small problems can aggravate into Herculean challenges

ACC to probe DNCC mosquito insecticide...

ACC to probe DNCC mosquito insecticide...

Corruption

Sun, Aug 4 2019

For the last four years, a company named The Limit Agro Products Limited has been supplying the insecticides...

50,000 police deployed to destroy Aedes...

50,000 police deployed to destroy Aedes...

Dhaka

Sat, Aug 3 2019

All units of DMP have been put to work to destroy Aedes mosquito larvae, the DMP commissioner said

How climate change affects our...

How climate change affects our...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Jul 5 2019

What is the true cost of industrialization? 

Fighting the scourge of mosquitoes

Fighting the scourge of mosquitoes

Editorial

Wed, Jul 3 2019

The authorities must realize the importance of preventing the spawning and spreading of mosquitoes

World Malaria Day: Why does malaria...

World Malaria Day: Why does malaria...

Special

Thu, Apr 25 2019

On Thursday, Bangladesh observes World Malaria Day and notes that the disease has nevertheless persisted...

CAB: Intensify mosquito eradication...

CAB: Intensify mosquito eradication...

Nation

Mon, Dec 10 2018

The consumer rights body made the demand by issuing a press statement on Monday

Prevention is  better than cure

Prevention is better than cure

Opinion

Fri, Sep 14 2018

The dengue outbreak could be bigger this year than in the past

Before the fever spreads

Before the fever spreads

Editorial

Wed, Sep 5 2018

In scenarios such as these, it is important for health officials to be prepared

Your definitive guide to fighting dengue...

Your definitive guide to fighting dengue...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 3 2018

Until there is a vaccine for dengue, it’s best to prevent and take precautions