BSMMU conducts first-ever liver transplant surgery

Bangladesh, June 26 -- Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) has conducted the first-ever liver transplant surgery, demonstrating the public hospital's progress in modern healthcare serv... Read More

Writ filed against unnecessary C-sections

Bangladesh, June 26 -- A writ petition was filed with the High Court (HC) on Tuesday seeking its directives to prevent unnecessary caesarean sections in the country. Supreme Court lawyer Barrister Sy... Read More

BD to treat over 1.5m new TB cases in next five years

Bangladesh, June 26 -- Health ministry, USAID ink deal on it Health and Family Welfare Ministry and USAID inked on Tuesday a new Statement of Partnership (SP) to reduce the incidence of tuberculosis ... Read More

RMG productivity to rise if workers are duly supported

Bangladesh, June 26 -- Experts and economists on Tuesday suggested that the government not provide cash incentive to the apparel makers as they do not ensure due facilities for the female workers. Th... Read More

President seeks Thailand, Brunei's support for Rohingya repatriation

Bangladesh, June 26 -- President Abdul Hamid sought on Tuesday a 'significant role' from Thailand and Brunei Darusalam in repatriating Rohingyas from Bangladesh peacefully. The President sought their... Read More

Bogura by-poll proves fair election possible using EVMs: Hasan

Bangladesh, June 26 -- Information Minister and Awami League Publicity and Publication Secretary Dr Hasan Mahmud said on Tuesday Bogura by-polls had proven that fair and neutral elections are possible... Read More

Dope test to be made mandatory for govt jobs, says minister

Bangladesh, June 26 -- Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan said on Tuesday dope test is going to be made compulsory for government jobs. The decision has been approved in principal by the Cabinet, he told... Read More

Two JCD groups clash at Nayapaltan

Bangladesh, June 26 -- Two factions of BNP's student front Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal (JCD) on Tuesday fought a battle in front of BNP's Nayapaltan central office following a conflict over the formation... Read More

AL will utilise youths' potential for uplift, discussion told

Bangladesh, June 26 -- Awami League (AL) leaders at a discussion in the city on Tuesday said the party has set a target to utilise potential of the youth by engaging them in political practice for nat... Read More

Detergent, antibiotics found in milk samples

Bangladesh, June 26 -- Researchers have found traces of detergent and antibiotics in samples of pasteurised and unpasteurised milk produced by several companies. Products of Pran, MilK Vita, Igloo, A... Read More