Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University

June 24, 2016
June 24, 2016

Tragic death of a journalist

At the end of last month, Ali Hossain Ripon had gone deep inside Thanchi upazila of Bandarban to cover the months-long food crisis that struck the impoverished people of the remote area.

April 22, 2016
April 22, 2016

Prof Zakaria Swapan BSMMU’s new Pro-VC

Prof ASM Zakaria Swapan has been made new Pro-Vice Chancellor of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) for a period of three years.

March 13, 2016
March 13, 2016

Poet who bled rage, hymned love passes away

He was the poet of love first and foremost, but when it called for, he bled rage. One of the most prolific and dynamic poets on the

January 24, 2016
January 24, 2016

Journo leader Altaf Mahmood dies

Altaf Mahmud, president of the pro-Awami League faction of Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists, dies at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University in Dhaka.

October 20, 2015
October 20, 2015

One in three older women suffer from Osteoporosis

Around the world, 1 in 3 women and 1 in 5 men are at risk of an osteoporosis fracture, says the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF).

October 15, 2015
October 15, 2015

[WATCH NOW] Bangladesh's codeine cough syrup crisis

Bangladesh is a major market for addictive codeine-based cough syrup smuggled from India where authorities are trying to crack down.

August 19, 2015
August 19, 2015

Hospitalise Rizvi, HC tells jail authorities

The High Court directs prison authorities to hospitalise BNP Joint Secretary General Rizvi Ahmed for treatment.

August 17, 2015
August 17, 2015

Deaths in toxic paracetamol: 6 officials jailed

A Dhaka court jails six owners and employees of the now-defunct BCI (Bangladesh) for 10 years for producing lethal paracetamol.

July 9, 2015
July 9, 2015

Form new medical board for Fakhrul, SC asks BSMMU

Supreme Court asks BSMMU to form a fresh five-member board to examine the health of BNP leader Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir and submit a report before it by July 12.

July 2, 2015
July 2, 2015

Mosharraf admitted to BSMMU

Senior BNP leader Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain shifted to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) from Kashimpur jail after he complained of chest pain.