Helemul Alam

October 25, 2022
October 25, 2022

Dengue outbreak: Cyclone may prolong the sufferings

The surge in dengue cases in the country could continue longer than expected because of the rain.

October 21, 2022
October 21, 2022

Dengue cases cross 28,000, 2nd highest since 2000

Dengue has still not loosened its grip on the country, as infections keep piling up. Cases this year reached 28,698 yesterday, the second highest since 2000, when the country witnessed the first-ever outbreak.

October 19, 2022
October 19, 2022

900 dengue cases logged in a day

At least 10,846 dengue patients were admitted to hospitals across the country in only 17 days this month, up from 9,911 in the entire month of September.

October 18, 2022
October 18, 2022

Rising dengue cases call for urgent action

With the number of dengue cases soaring every day across the country, hospitals especially those in the capital are struggling to deal with the patients, health officials say while experts suggest immediate steps to control Aedes mosquitoes.

October 15, 2022
October 15, 2022

‘Independent commission crucial’

An independent commission is essential to protect all heritage sites, as authorities concerned are not working properly, said Taimur Islam, chief executive of the conservation organisation Urban Study Group.

October 14, 2022
October 14, 2022

Dengue claims 8 lives in a day

Eight dengue patients died, while 765 were admitted to hospitals across the country yesterday.

October 12, 2022
October 12, 2022

Tk 898cr project okayed to revive 4 Dhaka canals

The government has approved a project to revive four canals of  Dhaka to reduce the capital’s waterlogging woes.

October 11, 2022
October 11, 2022

Food court in Bahadur Shah Park!

Surrounded by greenery on  all sides, Bahadur Shah Park stands proud with its rich history and  enriched architectural features at Old Dhaka’s Laxmibazar.

October 6, 2022
October 6, 2022

A ticking time bomb?

Life was never easy for 40-year-old Hosne Ara. Amid constant struggles, the 40-year-old car showroom cleaner worked hard and supported her family to the best of her ability.

October 5, 2022
October 5, 2022

Dengue situation keeps getting worse

Just the first three days of October, till Monday, saw six people die from dengue and 1,728 being hospitalised across the country. In September alone, 34 died and 9,911 were admitted to hospitals.