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WHO backs rollout of malaria vaccine...

WHO backs rollout of malaria vaccine...

Africa

Wed, Oct 6 2021

Malaria, which killed 386,000 Africans in 2019, is far deadlier than Covid-19 in the continent

Report: Covid has 'devastating' impact...

Covid affects HIV, TB, malaria...

World

Wed, Sep 8 2021

In 2020, the fund disbursed $4.2 billion to continue the fight against HIV, TB and malaria and approved...

China certified malaria-free after 70-year...

China certified malaria-free after 70-year...

East Asia

Wed, Jun 30 2021

China becomes the 40th territory certified malaria-free by the Geneva-based WHO

Malaria outbreak hits Bandarban’s...

Malaria outbreak hits Bandarban’s...

Nation

Sun, Jun 6 2021

Altogether 20 malaria patients admitted to Thanchi Upazila Health Complex in last one week

Study: Drug-resistant malaria gaining...

Study: Drug-resistant malaria gaining...

Africa

Thu, Apr 15 2021

The disease killed more than 400,000 people in 2019, more than two-thirds of them children

WHO: Malaria death toll to exceed Covid-19's...

Malaria death toll to top Covid-19's...

World

Mon, Nov 30 2020

The WHO report found there were 229 million malaria cases globally in 2019

Scientists discover what makes blood...

Scientists discover what makes blood...

World

Tue, Oct 13 2020

Their blood sucking habits make them the deadliest animal on the planet to humans, killing around half...

Child malaria spikes in Sierra Leone...

Child malaria spikes in Sierra Leone...

Africa

Fri, Aug 14 2020

Medical charity Doctors Without Borders (MSF), which runs the free hospital in Hangha, near the city...

Study predicts surge in HIV, TB and...

Study predicts surge in HIV, TB and...

World

Tue, Jul 14 2020

Over the next five years, deaths from the three diseases could rise by as much as 10%, 20% and 36%...

Microbe in mosquito can ‘completely...

Microbe in mosquito can ‘completely...

Science

Mon, May 4 2020

The discovery has "enormous potential" to control the disease, say researchers

Pregnancy, malaria and coronavirus a...

Pregnancy, malaria and coronavirus a...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 25 2020

'The countries with the highest malaria burden, mainly in Africa, are also affected by conflict,...

Malaria breakthrough: Scientists find...

Malaria breakthrough: Scientists find...

World

Thu, Sep 5 2019

Drugs derived from Ivermectin, which makes human blood deadly to mosquitoes, could be available within...

World Malaria Day: Why does malaria...

World Malaria Day: Why does malaria...

Rumi Kawser

Wed, Apr 24 2019

On Thursday, Bangladesh observes World Malaria Day and notes that the disease has nevertheless persisted...

Former DGHS head: Political commitment...

Former DGHS head: Political commitment...

Event

Thu, Apr 18 2019

'Specific political commitment is needed in order to execute the goal [eradication of malaria] within...

World Malaria Day: Malaria deaths down,...

World Malaria Day: Malaria deaths down,...

Health & Wellness

Tue, Apr 24 2018

By 2021, malaria will be eliminated from at least 59 districts, and by 2030 the whole country will be...

Imagine a world without malaria

Imagine a world without malaria

Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh

Fri, Mar 16 2018

Eliminating malaria is not only necessary, but possible

Beckham stars in short film to tell...

Beckham stars in short film to tell...

Football

Wed, Feb 7 2018

The stunt is a reference to the way malaria is transmitted through the bite of the blood-sucking...

Malaria warning as resistant strain...

Malaria warning as resistant strain...

Health & Wellness

Sat, Sep 23 2017

The strain was originally detected in Cambodia in 2007, and experts are calling for action before it...

Thousands hit by malaria, dengue as...

Thousands hit by malaria, dengue as...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 6 2017

About 13,000 people are ill with diarrhea and respiratory infections in densely populated Bangladesh...

Countrywide situation improves, yet...

Countrywide situation improves, yet...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 23 2017

The three hill districts – Bandarban, Rangamati, and Khagrachhari – alone reports 93% of the cases

World Malaria Day event outside Dhaka...

World Malaria Day event outside Dhaka...

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 22 2017

The government plans to eliminate malaria by 2020