Effective steps a must to control dengue next year By Mohammad Al Amin | Last Updated: 2nd September, 2019, 00:00

Effective measures have to be taken with earnestness to keep the outbreak of dengue at bay for now and also for the year to come, or else the situation might spiral out of control.  Prof Dr Uttam…

Effective steps a must to control dengue next year

Dengue cases declining

Dengue cases declining

At least 902 new dengue patients were admitted to different hospitals in the country during the last…


Lack of awareness blamed for migrant workers’
vulnerability Lack of awareness blamed for migrant workers’ vulnerability

Discussants at a programme on Sunday said lack of awareness about labour standards and ethical recruitment…


Backlash grows over 
Assam citizenship list
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GUWAHATI: A controversial citizenship list in northeast India that has left almost two million people…


China, US kick off new round of tariffs in trade war China, US kick off new round of tariffs in trade war

BEIJING: China and the United States began imposing additional tariffs on each other’s goods on…


Five killed in Texas mass shooting Five killed in Texas mass shooting

WASHINGTON: A gunman hijacked a US postal truck and opened fire at random in the US state of Texas Saturday,…


Rohingya ‘robber

gang leader’

killed in ‘gunfight’ Rohingya ‘robber gang leader’ killed in ‘gunfight’

Cox’s Bazar: The leader of a notorious Rohingya robber gang, also an accused in Jubo League leader…


Over 100

‘killed’ in Yemen air strike: ICRC Over 100 ‘killed’ in Yemen air strike: ICRC

SANAA: More than 100 people are believed to have been killed when the Saudi-led coalition fighting Huthi…


Rangpur-3 by-polls

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By-polls to Rangpur-3 parliamentary constituency that fell vacant after the demise of Jatiya Party chairman…


Recycling rubble to save 
mountains, rivers and beaches 
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Recycling rubble, particularly in countries pummelled by war, is one way to limit environmental damage…


Pope urges everyone to change lifestyle to save planet
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Pope Francis called Sunday on individuals across the world to make changes to their daily habits to…


Teacher fulfils wife’s dream!
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A government school teacher in Rajasthan’s Alwar district, who retired on Saturday, gifted himself…

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