Shaheen Mollah

August 25, 2021
August 25, 2021

Dengue spreading from hospitals too

Nine-month-old Ismail has been undergoing treatment at Dhaka Shishu Hospital for around two months, and around a month and a half ago, underwent surgery for his brain tumour.

August 24, 2021
August 24, 2021

Covid-19 Treatment Cost: Families go broke at pvt hospitals

When Covid patient Rokeya Sultana was fighting for her life in the ICU of a private hospital last week, her son Mamunur Rashid was found frantically talking over the phone with someone trying to...

August 22, 2021
August 22, 2021

Dengue Menace: 80 children in treatment at Shishu Hospital

Dhaka Shishu Hospital yesterday gave treatment to 80 dengue infected children admitted to the facility, the highest ever at a time.

August 9, 2021
August 9, 2021

Small rawhide traders in trouble

Rawhide traders running small-scale operations are in trouble as they cannot sell their salt-cured hides at prices of their expectations due to influential traders seeking to slow the pace of...

August 5, 2021
August 5, 2021

N’ganj Factory Fire: All hope lost for 24 families

The bodies of 24 of the workers who died in the Hashem Foods factory fire last month were handed over to their families yesterday.

August 4, 2021
August 4, 2021

Drug Trade in Geneva Camp: Six gangs vying for control after Ishtiaq’s death

Ishtiaq Ahmed, the top drug lord of Mohammadpur Geneva Camp, who was hiding for a long period, died in a hospital in India after being infected from Covid-19.

August 3, 2021
August 3, 2021

Dengue Treatment: Hard to get amid Covid wave

Dengue patients have been struggling to find treatment at the public hospitals in the capital as the major facilities are burdened with Covid-19 patients.

July 31, 2021
July 31, 2021

Surge in Covid Patients: Hospitals in city overwhelmed

Wednesday was a nightmare for Shipra Baidya and her family.

July 31, 2021
July 31, 2021

Dengue cases rising in Dhaka: Key terminals, depots turn Aedes hotspots

Major terminals and depots in the capital have become ideal breeding grounds for Aedes mosquito, the carrier of dengue virus, thanks to puddles formed in discarded tyres and plastic containers.

July 25, 2021
July 25, 2021

Prices of Essentials: Going up as supply runs low for lockdown

Prices of essential goods are on the rise as the supply of goods in the market is comparatively low during the lockdown.