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ED: Coordination is key

ED: Coordination is key

Editorial

Fri, Jul 3 2020

Our actions up until this point have shown that we are not taking this pandemic seriously

ED: Dropping the ball on many...

ED: Dropping the ball on many...

Editorial

Thu, Jul 2 2020

Going forward, our policies must be based on the words of health experts and epidemiologists, not bureaucrats...

ED: Charging for tests would be...

ED: Charging for tests would be...

Editorial

Sun, Jun 28 2020

It fails to consider the very poor who could be affected, for whom coughing up even Tk200 is out of the...

OP-ED: WHO is just a scapegoat

OP-ED: WHO is just a scapegoat

Nisar Ahmed

Fri, Jun 19 2020

Trump’s propaganda machine has made WHO and China out to be the bad guys in this pandemic

OP-ED: Are we underestimating the infection...

OP-ED: Are we underestimating the infection...

Kaiser Kabir

Thu, Jun 18 2020

There is a lack of transparency in how data is being recorded and presented

Covid-19: 21% of samples tested in last...

21% of samples tested turned out Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Sun, Jun 7 2020

13,136 samples were tested 

ED: Still out of our depth

ED: Still out of our depth

Editorial

Thu, Jun 4 2020

It is imperative that facilities like DMCH ramp up their testing and treatment capabilities

OP-ED: Living under a new normal

OP-ED: Living under a new normal

Dr Maliha Mannan Ahmed

Sun, May 31 2020

As the country opens up, we must work together to keep each other safe

What the nation needs

What the nation needs

Umran Chowdhury

Sat, May 16 2020

We need to prioritize public health at every stage

Why antibody testing is needed

Why antibody testing is needed

Sajeda Amin

Wed, May 13 2020

These tests can answer the question of who has been exposed to the virus … and has developed...

What about the rest of the

What about the rest of the

Editorial

Sun, May 10 2020

We need to be carrying at least 10,000 tests every day

Speeding up the testing process

Speeding up the testing process

Editorial

Mon, May 4 2020

The fight against the spread of Covid-19 will require not just money and human resources, but ingenuity...

‘Am I going to get sick with Covid-19...

‘Am I going to get sick with Covid-19...

Nusrat Homaira

Sun, May 3 2020

Why some Covid-19 patients have tested positive twice

Antibody tests could go a long way

Antibody tests could go a long way

Editorial

Sun, May 3 2020

The number one obstacle in our fight against the coronavirus has been a lack of information

3 new labs installed for Covid-19...

3 new labs installed for Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Fri, May 1 2020

The number of labs in the country now stands at 31

This is a job for experts, not...

This is a job for experts, not...

Sharif Amin

Tue, Apr 28 2020

Why the government alone cannot tackle coronavirus effectively

Ensuring the three Ts

Ensuring the three Ts

Editorial

Sun, Apr 26 2020

If we lose control, then we lose any chance of opening up the nation any time soon

Testing facilities are instrumental...

Testing facilities are instrumental...

Editorial

Fri, Apr 24 2020

The more information we have regarding the extent to which the virus has spread the better

Prepare for the worst before re-opening...

Prepare for the worst before re-opening...

Kazi Zahin Hasan

Fri, Apr 24 2020

Without the right measures in place, we could see an explosion of cases, and a second lockdown

Contact tracing can be a game-changer...

Contact tracing can be a game-changer...

Editorial

Fri, Apr 17 2020

Contact testing is all about working in a smart way with limited resources

Ramping up our testing efforts

Ramping up our testing efforts

Editorial

Sat, Apr 11 2020

It is important that we equip more health institutions with the right capacity