dengue outbreak

August 27, 2019
August 27, 2019

Worries grow for doctors, staffers

Doctors and hospital staffers are at a higher risk of being infected with dengue while treating patients and also due to Aedes mosquito breeding grounds in and around hospitals, healthcare...

August 16, 2019
August 16, 2019

Villagers come forward to prevent dengue in Khagrachhari

Villagers of Pankhyapara take some measures to prevent dengue, a mosquito-borne disease, in Khagrachhari Sadar as it has taken an alarming turn across the country.

August 3, 2019
August 3, 2019

Dengue outbreak: Experts wary of next three months

Experts are worried that dengue outbreak would remain a serious threat at least until October and they are not ruling out November.

August 1, 2019
August 1, 2019

Dengue Control: Kolkata shows the way

Bangladesh can take a page out of Kolkata’s playbook in tackling the spread of dengue, which has already infected a record 17,183 people in the country.

August 1, 2019
August 1, 2019

Dengue Outbreak: Detection kits in short supply

When the country is grappling with a record number of dengue cases, different hospitals, clinics and diagnostic centres face a short supply of a kit that is needed to detect the fever at the early...

July 27, 2019
July 27, 2019

Dengue Outbreak in South Asia: Climate change the culprit?

With the capital gripped by panic over dengue, experts said global warm-ing resulting from climate change is a key reason behind the rising num-ber of dengue cases.

October 6, 2018
October 6, 2018

Dengue risk rising

The graphs look chilling. A red line sharply shooting north, crossing a purple, a yellow, a blue and a green. ...

July 30, 2018
July 30, 2018

Act now to prevent dengue outbreak

After a few months of relative relief, a large part of Dhaka South City Corporation is again at risk of suffering a dengue outbreak, a survey found. Out of the 2,599 buildings and construction...