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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

Mayor: Aedes larvae found in 45% houses...

Mayor: Aedes larvae found in 45% houses...

Dhaka

Sun, Jul 29 2018

The DSCC has taken an initiative to destroy Aedes mosquito larvae to fight the spread of diseases

DSCC launches anti-mosquito drive

DSCC launches anti-mosquito drive

Dhaka

Mon, Jun 25 2018

The drive will continue for the next 15 days

Imagine a world without malaria

Imagine a world without malaria

Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh

Fri, Mar 16 2018

Eliminating malaria is not only necessary, but possible

Prevention is better than cure

Prevention is better than cure

Editorial

Sat, Mar 10 2018

Bangladesh has had a history of dengue outbreaks