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Childhood cancer patient is on rise

Childhood cancer patient is on rise

Irin Sultana, mother of four-year aged Nishad, found that body of her son has paled suddenly and he couldn’t take any food in last three days. She brought her son at the Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology (DPHO) of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) getting advice from a local physician. Physicians following diagnosis


Anna Jones’s chocolate recipes

Ankles wet from dewy grass, a basket filled with foil-wrapped eggs, a sugar high by 10am … the Easter-egg hunt was an annual highlight when I was little. I’ll be recreating it for my son this year, but there’ll be some grownup offerings, too: squidgy-centred brownies and the easiest chocolate truffles. Both lean on a


School banking deposit soars

Redwan Hasan Himel, an eighth grade student, is cherishing a dream to be a doctor by depositing money in his school banking account, an initiative of the Bangladesh Bank (BB) to create a savings habit among the students. “Since my childhood, I have been receiving a good amount of money as gift from my near


Raspberry marshmallows

Marshmallows take a little focus and some proper baking equipment, but, oh, what a joy to make and eat real homemade. Advertisement Makes about 30 marshmallows icing sugar 25g cornflour 25g egg white 1 raspberries 175g caster sugar 200g cold water 180g powdered gelatin 2 sachets (30g) vanilla extract 1 tsp dehydrated raspberries 35g, crushed