Risingbd Desk: Women taking certain types of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) tablets could be more at risk from serious blood clots - although the overall risk is low, BMJ research suggests.
Risingbd Desk: Cheap and widely used drugs for diabetes and heart health have potential for treating severe mental illness, a study hints.
Risingbd Desk: The small, icy world known as Ultima Thule has finally been revealed.
International Desk: Some called it the Outback Uber - 10 cane toads have been caught riding a python.
International Desk: Scientists in Cambridge have built a virtual reality (VR) 3D model of cancer, providing a new way to look at the disease.
International Desk: The rarest bird in the world - a species of duck called the Madagascar pochard - has been given a new home in time for the new year.
Risingbd Desk: Every year, there are always more baby boys than girls born in England and Wales. Fact. Why?
Risingbd Desk: Plant collectors have searched for the hidden wonders of the plant world for centuries.
International Desk: The use of electronic cigarettes by US teenagers has dramatically risen this year, a new report says.
Risingbd Desk: A study of chicken bones dug up at London archaeological sites shows how the bird we know today has altered beyond recognition from its ancestors.
Risingbd Desk: Staggering amounts of water are being pulled deep into Earth’s interior as a result of tectonic activity.
Risingbd Desk: What looks to be a large impact crater has been identified beneath the Greenland ice sheet.
Risingbd Desk: A new discovery could explain why obese people are more likely to develop cancer, scientists say.
Risindbd Desk: Personal effects of Stephen Hawking, including a signed copy of his 1965 PhD thesis, have raised more than £1.8m at auction.
Risingbd Desk: The earliest known painting of an animal has been identified in a cave on the island of Borneo.
Senior Correspondent: The ruling Awami League (AL) has begun nomination papers sale for the by-elections in Kishoreganj-1 parliamentary constituency and Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) mayoral race.
Entertainment Correspondent: It was Chinese New Year on Thursday (January 17). The event is celebrated in around 400 towns of 130 countries every year.