1h ago| Disease

Monkeypox cases in Europe tripled in last 2 weeks, says WHO

The World Health Organization’s Europe chief warned Friday that monkeypox cases in the region have tripled in the last two weeks and urged countries to do more to ensure the previously rare disease does not become entrenched on the continent.

10h ago| Coronavirus

Covid claims 5 more lives

At least five people died of coronavirus in 24 hours till 8:00am yesterday, reported the Directorate General Health Services.

10h ago| Disease

Waterborne diseases on the rise

The yard and kitchen of Aparna Rani Das’s house in Gagra village, on the edge of Hakaluki haor in Moulvibazar’s Barlekha upazila, is submerged in knee-deep water since June 17.

Spike in Covid-19: No deaths, 2,241 cases reported in 24 hours; positivity rate 15.23%

At least 2,241 new Covid-19 cases were recorded in 24 hours till 8:00 am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

2d ago| Disease

40 dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hours

At least 40 dengue patients were admitted to hospitals across the country in 24 hours, till 8am today (June 29, 2022).

3d ago| Coronavirus

Mask mandate back again, follow health guidelines: Cabinet Division

As Covid-19 cases are rising steeply in the country, the Cabinet Division yesterday instructed all officials concerned to enforce the “no mask, no service” policy everywhere and ensure that everyone follows health safety rules.

July 2, 2022
July 2, 2022

Monkeypox cases in Europe tripled in last 2 weeks, says WHO

The World Health Organization’s Europe chief warned Friday that monkeypox cases in the region have tripled in the last two weeks and urged countries to do more to ensure the previously rare disease does not become entrenched on the continent.

July 2, 2022
July 2, 2022

Waterborne diseases on the rise

The yard and kitchen of Aparna Rani Das’s house in Gagra village, on the edge of Hakaluki haor in Moulvibazar’s Barlekha upazila, is submerged in knee-deep water since June 17.

July 2, 2022
July 2, 2022

Covid claims 5 more lives

At least five people died of coronavirus in 24 hours till 8:00am yesterday, reported the Directorate General Health Services.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

"Alien things" on border with South Korea behind Covid-19 spread, claims North Korea

North Korea claimed on Friday that the country's first Covid-19 outbreak began with patients touching "alien things" near the border with South Korea, apparently shifting blame to the neighbour for the wave of infections in the isolated country.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

5 Covid-19 deaths, 1,897 new cases recorded in 24 hours

At least 1,897 new Covid-19 cases were recorded in 24 hours till 8am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

Four more die from Covid

At least four people died of coronavirus in 24 hours till 8:00am yesterday, reported the Directorate General of Health Services.

July 1, 2022
July 1, 2022

Dengue cases shot up in June

A total of 737 people was infected with dengue in June. In the past five years, June has not witnessed so many cases except in 2019, one of the worst years in regards to dengue infections.

June 30, 2022
June 30, 2022

Buet to resume online classes from Saturday

The authorities of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology have suspended its in-person classes following the Covid-19 spike in the country.

June 30, 2022
June 30, 2022

4 Covid deaths in 24 hours

At least 2,183 new Covid-19 cases were recorded in 24 hours till 8am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

June 30, 2022
June 30, 2022

30 dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hours

At least 30 dengue patients were admitted to hospitals across the country in 24 hours, till 8:00 am today (June 30, 2022).