Dhaka: 7:01 AM, Fri, 20 Jul, 2018

Recipe for oldest bread revealed

Risingbd Desk: Take flour made from wild wheat and barley, mix with the pulverised roots of plants, add water, then bake.

HIV vaccine shows promise in human trial

Risingbd Desk: An HIV vaccine that has the potential to protect people around the world from the virus has shown promising results.

Is your child fully experiencing the best childhood?

Risingbd Desk: The age range from 5 to 14 is a crucial time for any child. This is the time when a child starts learning from different sources of activities. The physical and mental development of children also occurs during this period.

Indian who cycled to Russia to meet Messi

Risingbd Desk: Clifin Francis was sitting at home in southern India when a friend asked if he was going to the World Cup.

Prescribed painkillers ‘shortened 456 lives’

Risingbd Desk: More than 450 patients died after being given powerful painkillers inappropriately at Gosport War Memorial Hospital, a report has found.

Prehistoric frogs in amber surface after 99 million years

Risingbd Desk: Frogs trapped in amber for 99 million years are giving a glimpse of a lost world.

Unfit in middle age: Are you doomed?

Risingbd Desk: Are you someone in middle age who keeps putting off that planned health kick for another day?

Antarctica loses three trillion tonnes of ice in 25 years

Risingbd Desk: Satellites monitoring the state of the White Continent indicate some 200 billion tonnes a year are now being lost to the ocean as a result of melting.

Pollution hits fungi that nourish trees

Risingbd Desk: Scientists are warning that pollution could be starving Europe's trees of vital nutrients by damaging essential fungi.

Methane ice dunes found on Pluto

Risingbd Desk: Scientists say they have found evidence of dunes of frozen methane on Pluto.

Dolphin ‘happiness’ measured by scientists in France

Risingbd Desk:  Scientists working with dolphins at a marine park near Paris have attempted to measure how the animals feel about aspects of their lives in captivity.

Missing microbes 'cause' childhood cancer

Risingbd Desk: Our modern germ-free life is the cause of the most common type of cancer in children, according to one of Britain's most eminent scientists.

Potential new cure found for baldness

International Desk: A potential new cure for baldness has been discovered using a drug originally intended to treat osteoporosis.

Tourism accounts for 8pc of carbon emissions

Risingbd Desk: A new study says global tourism accounts for 8% of carbon emissions, around three times greater than previous estimates.

Regular fast food eating linked to fertility issues in women

Risingbd Desk: Women who regularly eat fast food and not enough fruit are more likely to struggle to conceive, a study suggests.

PM takes U-turn over quota

Senior Correspondent: Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has alleged the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina took a U-turn about her previous stance over quota system in public service showing the High Court's verdict.

No competition with Sara: Janhvi

Entertainment Desk: Janhvi Kapoor and Sara Ali Khan are the latest crop of star kids to have become darlings of Bollywood enthusiasts. From their fashion quotient to their Bollywood debuts, the young ladies are in news for almost everything.