With the advent of winter, physicians have urged parents to stay extra cautious to keep their children safe from pneumonia.
The number of children dying by suicide has increased in recent years largely due to what experts believe a lack of awareness among family members and teachers about the stress in adolescence.
A three-member committee is formed to investigate the incident of exchanging a baby girl with the body of a boy by a Chittagong clinic.
With a heavy heart, Rokhsana Akter, 21, began making preparations for the funeral of her five-day-old girl, also her first child.
Last week when we learnt about the death of nine children in a remote area of Sitakunda in just four days, we were alarmed.
Last year a woman and a child died due to electrocution when a puddle on the road came in contact with an exposed live wire during rain.
The barbaric killing of 12-year-old Alauddin, a worker at a bakery in Lakshmipur, Noakhali, allegedly at the hands of his employer and co-workers, leaves us feeling helpless and angry.