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    Deplorable govt failure in combatting dengue menace

    | Updated at 12:00am on June 10, 2019

    DENGUE prevalence in the capital Dhaka is reported to have been alarming, especially since May, as 148 patients have so far been cared for in...

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    Dengue turns alarming in Dhaka

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:42am on June 09, 2019

    Dengue has taken a turn for the worse in Dhaka since May 1 as a survey has found high presence of the vector of the...

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    Will monsoon rain lead to another outbreak of mosquito-borne diseases?

    Muhammad Morshed | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2018

    DHAKA has been experiencing dengue virus outbreaks for decades and chikungunya virus outbreaks for the past few years. Cases of mosquito-borne infections will not be...

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    High time that govt stepped up efforts to fight dengue menace

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2018

    DENGUE infection, which has already taken a serious turn this year, is now reported to have gone bad, with a surge in child dengue patients....

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    Child dengue patients surge

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:05am on October 05, 2018

    The number of child dengue patients is rising at Dhaka Shishu Hospital where as many as 336 minors have so far been admitted with the...

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    Dengue infection ups riding on failure of city authorities

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 28, 2018

    DENGUE infection which spreads through several species of mosquito of the Aedes type, mainly Aedes aegypti, that carry dengue virus has become a serious health...

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    Deaths from dengue highest in 15yrs

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:05am on September 27, 2018

    Dengue infection has taken an alarming turn in the capital as thousands of people are contracting the mosquito-borne viral disease even though the rainy season,...

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    Nothing to be panicked over dengue: experts

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:49am on September 08, 2018

    Health experts today urged the people not to panic over the current dengue outbreak and to rather put in a combined effort to check it...

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    Dengue patients increasing but no reason to worry: Khokon

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:25am on September 04, 2018

    Dhaka South City Corporation mayor Sayeed Khokon on Monday said that there was nothing to get panic despite the increase in the number of dengue...

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    Aedes mosquito larvae found in one in three homes

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:05am on July 29, 2018

    A survey found the presence of aedes mosquito larvae at one in three homes in Dhaka South City. The survey was conducted by Dhaka South...