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    Number of caesarean births on rise

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:35am on September 23, 2017

    Caesarean section, a surgical operation for delivering a child by cutting through the wall of the abdomen of mothers with delivery complications, is being misused...

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    Public healthcare system in shambles

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 23, 2017

    IT IS deplorable that Bangladeshis need to pay for 67 per cent of their medical expenses, the highest in South Asia. A health ministry study...

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    Govt struggles to manage Rohingyas

    Mohiuddin Alamgir | Updated at 01:05am on September 22, 2017

    Government agencies on Thursday continued struggling to manage about half a million Rohingyas recently fled violence in Myanmar to Bangladesh amid slow progress of mandatory...