Risingbd Desk: Sugary drinks - including fruit juice and fizzy pop - may increase the risk of cancer, French scientists say.
International Desk: Air pollution contributed to the deaths of at least 1.2 million Indians in 2017 - but a unique pilot scheme to combat air pollution in the western state of Gujarat could prove to be a model for the rest of the country.
Risingbd Desk: Obesity now causes more cases of four common cancers in the UK than smoking, according to a charity.
Risingbd Desk: Millions of people in the UK are putting their sight at risk by continuing to smoke, warn specialists.
Risingbd Desk: The amount of sugar in baby food should be restricted and parents should give their young children more vegetables to stop them developing a sweet tooth, a report from child health experts says.
Risingbd Desk: There is "every suggestion" HPV vaccination will lead to a fall in cervical cancers, say scientists who carried out a major review of evidence.
Arif Shaon: It takes a lot of money to buy a luxurious Pajero for the rich but it does not cost much to make a Pajero for the destitute. It only costs five to six thousand taka only.
Risingbd Desk: Bacteria living on the skin of frogs could protect them against a deadly virus, according to research.
Risingbd Desk: Working long hours is linked to an increased risk of stroke, researchers say.
Desk Report: Eid al-Fitr has begun putting an end to Ramdan a month long period of fasting.
Risingbd Desk: Scientists believe that global sea levels could rise far more than predicted, due to accelerating melting in Greenland and Antarctica.
Risingbd Desk: More young people under 50 are being diagnosed with bowel cancer, two studies of the disease in European and high-income countries have found.
Risingbd Desk: Deaths from heart and circulatory diseases among people under 75 are on the rise for the first time in 50 years, UK figures show.
Risingbd Desk: The effects of social media use on teenage life satisfaction are limited and probably "tiny", a study of 12,000 UK adolescents suggests.
International Desk: All opioid medicines in the UK will carry prominent warnings on their labels saying they can cause addiction, the health secretary has announced.
Senior Correspondent: Jatiya Party Chairman Hussain Mouhammad Ershad will be buried at the Army Graveyard in Dhaka, the party's Acting Chairman GM Quader said.
Entertainment Desk: The Entertainment Journalists' Guild of India has decided to boycott Kangana Ranaut, a delegation from the group told producer Ekta Kapoor on Tuesday, two days after the actor's spat with a PTI journalist at a promotional event.
Uday Hakim, after returning from Dublin (Ireland): It was the second tour to Ireland. The first journey was two years back. Ireland's visa was granted in just two hours then! But now it took a little longer, three-day. Yet a country visa in Europe is available in three days! Yes, it’s easy to get!