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.
International Desk: The oceans contain almost 200,000 different viral populations, according to the latest count.
Risingbd Desk: Cholesterol-lowering "statin" drugs taken by millions of Britons may not work well enough in about half of those prescribed them, research suggests.
Risingbd Desk: The number of measles cases reported worldwide in the first three months of 2019 has quadrupled compared with the same time last year, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
Risingbd Desk: Just one in 50 people in England experiences nights that are free from light pollution, according to the results of a survey.
Risingbd Desk: There's a new addition to the family tree: an extinct species of human that's been found in the Philippines.
Risingbd Desk: Satellites scanning the oceans are a valuable new tool to protect sharks, according to scientists.
Risingbd Desk: Even light-to-moderate drinking increases blood pressure and the chances of having a stroke, according to a large genetic study in The Lancet, countering previous claims that one or two drinks a day could be protective.
Risingbd Desk: Scientists in the UK and Malaysia say they have discovered the world's tallest tropical tree measuring more than 100m (328ft) high.
Risingbd Desk: In the early 19th Century, people had to be close to death before deigning to drink water. Only those “reduced to the last stage of poverty satisfy their thirst with water”, according to Vincent Priessnitz, the founder of hydropathy, otherwise known as “the water cure”.
Risingbd Desk: The food we eat is putting 11 million of us into an early grave each year, an influential study shows.
Senior Correspondent: Awami League (AL) General Secretary Obaidul Quader said his party-led government is not so inhuman that it will kill BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia in jail without treatment.
Entertainment Desk: After several controversies, Vivek Oberoi starrer PM Narendra Modi has finally hit theaters.