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ED: Stopping the dengue menace

ED: Stopping the dengue menace

Editorial

Fri, Nov 13 2020

The rising number of dengue cases is not something that we can ignore

CCC launches mosquito eradication...

CCC launches mosquito eradication...

Nation

Wed, Nov 4 2020

Most of the city’s canals are clogged up with garbage and the corporation has begun to clean up...

DNCC to resume mosquito eradication...

DNCC to resume mosquito eradication...

Dhaka

Sun, Nov 1 2020

Bangladesh witnessed a massive dengue outbreak in 2019, killing 179 people

DNCC fines 70 house owners over 1L

DNCC fines 70 house owners over 1L

Dhaka

Mon, Aug 17 2020

The operation starts at 10am and continues till 1pm every day except Fridays

OP-ED: Understanding our dengue...

OP-ED: Understanding our dengue...

Najmul Haider , Atik Ahsan

Sat, Aug 8 2020

Why did the country experience such a big outbreak last year?

Potential Aedes breeding grounds found...

Potential Aedes breeding grounds found...

Dhaka

Sat, Jul 4 2020

The figures emerged after inspections were carried out in 55 wards under the DNCC on Saturday

DNCC to launch anti-mosquito special...

DNCC to launch anti-mosquito special...

Dhaka

Fri, Jul 3 2020

The 10-day drive will be conducted from 10am to 1pm daily, except Friday, and each wards will be divided...

Taposh: DSCC ready to fight mosquito...

Taposh: DSCC ready to fight mosquito...

Dhaka

Tue, Jun 30 2020

He noted that alongside using repellants, work is in progress to clean various water bodies and sewers...

Italy study shows mosquitoes cannot...

Italy study shows mosquitoes cannot...

Europe

Fri, Jun 26 2020

The WHO had already said there was no evidence that the virus could be transmitted by the blood-sucking...

DNCC anti-mosquito drive: Houses, establishments...

DNCC anti-mosquito drive: Houses, establishments...

Dhaka

Sun, May 17 2020

To protect the citizens from dengue, DNCC launched a combing operation from Saturday

The city corporations have a crucial...

The city corporations have a crucial...

Editorial

Thu, May 14 2020

DNCC has taken the initiative to install eight booths for Covid-19 sample tests as well as 27 medical...

DNCC mobile courts begin destroying...

DNCC mobile courts begin destroying...

Dhaka

Sun, May 10 2020

Several house owners fined and served notices

Microbe in mosquito can ‘completely...

Microbe in mosquito can ‘completely...

Science

Tue, May 5 2020

The discovery has "enormous potential" to control the disease, say researchers

Will dengue get us if corona...

Will dengue get us if corona...

Dr Maliha Mannan Ahmed

Fri, Apr 17 2020

Some of the lessons learned from Covid-19 should be applied to other outbreaks

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...