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Aug 10, 2017
New Delhi reported 753 cases of swine flu between 1 January and 6 August, says health minister Satyendar JainNew Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday said 753 cases of swine flu (influenza H1N1) were reported between 1 January and 6 August, adding that enough stocks of medicine were available to tackle the disease
Jul 26, 2017
Delhi govt to launch campaign to control rising number of cases of dengue, malariaIn the backdrop of rising number of cases of malaria, chikungunya and dengue, the Delhi government has decided to launch a major campaign.
Jul 25, 2017
Delhi's war with dengue, chikungunya is far from over, but another one with swine flu has already begunThe swine flu threat comes along with the challenges thrown in by vector borne diseases such as dengue, chikungunya and malaria.
Jul 24, 2017
Scientists in US to produce sterile machine-raised mosquitoes to reduce spread of diseasesAlphabet Inc. and scientists in the US have teamed up to release 20 million machine-raised mosquitoes to shrink the numbers of the disease-carrying ones.
Jul 10, 2017
Wolbachia bacteria can prevent mosquitoes from transmitting dengue, reveal scientific studyIt may sound strange but scientists are generating evidence to show that the solution to eliminating dengue lies in breeding mosquitoes that are incapable of transmitting dengue, and possibly chikungunya and even zika.
Jun 20, 2017
Delhi struggles to fight vector-borne diseases; 146 chikungunya cases, 87 dengue cases reported in 2017Nearly 150 cases of chikungunya have been reported in Delhi in 2017, with 9 of them being recorded in June alone, as authorities try to combat the outbreak
Jun 07, 2017
Zika's deadly, mutated avatar is likely to hit India in the future; country needs to be preparedOne of India’s most experienced virologists believes that it is a matter of time before India faces zika's mutated avatar.
Jun 06, 2017
Zika virus cases detected in India: Thorough investigation, educating masses is need of the hourThe Zika virus, a public heath emergency that continues to grow, has the potential to cause widespread harm to the health of people in India.
Jun 02, 2017
Delhi HC issues show cause notice to MCD commissioners on lack of cleanlinessThe issue of lack of solid waste disposal was taken up by the Delhi High Court after it was told that it contributes to the breeding of mosquitoes.
May 30, 2017
Dengue, chikungunya campaigns should be run like Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Delhi HC to AAP govtThe Delhi High Court on Tuesday said the AAP government should run awareness programmes on dengue and chikungunya, similar to the pan-India campaign on Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.