IPBES said invasive species are among the top five culprits of environmental destruction worldwide.
Scientists have long known that most of those fevers and deaths occur during the rainy months when mosquitoes abound.
The chemical is the first novel insect repellent introduced since 2009, and can also fight resistance to many common insect repellents seen today.
The WHO says 2019 was the worst year on record for dengue cases, with every region affected, some countries were hit for the first time.
Holy Grail: Vaccine made from mosquito spit could protect people from all kinds of vector borne diseases
The initial results from the trial showed that an Anopheles mosquito-based vaccine was safe and it triggered antibody and cellular responses.
With the progress of sci-tech that has taken place, mosquitoes take almost 2.7 million lives every year.
Alarming rise in mosquito-borne diseases will be one of the worst impacts of global warming, climate change
A changing climate is moving the comfort zone for many animals, including disease-carrying mosquitoes.
At least six persons have died of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) during the last fortnight in Assam's Jorhat district
From avian vomitologist, gross stunt testers and snake venom collectors, strange jobs which involve wild animals not only risk them but also humans
From avian vomitologists, langur kidnappers and gross stunt testers, there is more than one strange job in the world which involves wild animals.
After West Nile Fever claims one life, samples of mosquitoes, dead crows sent to NIV Alappuzha to ascertain virus’ source
Samples of mosquitoes and dead crows have been sent to the National Institute of Virology, Alappuzha to find the source of the West Nile Virus which claimed the life of a six-year-old boy in Kerala
Amid the Zika outbreak in Rajasthan, scientists are looking at genetic modification as a probable solution as mosquitoes have developed resistance to the standard ways of extermination.
Zika outbreak in Rajasthan: Govt's delayed response, lack of learning from previous epidemics aggravating situation
Several city-based hospitals, and the Department of Medical, Health, and Family Welfare are on high alert as the Zika virus spreads through Rajasthan.
Number of Zika cases in Rajasthan rises to 55; fogging, anti-larvae activities on to prevent spread of virus
More cases of Zika virus were detected in Jaipur on Saturday, taking the total number of infected people to 55.
India eyes biggest Zika outbreak with 50 confirmed cases in Jaipur; teams deployed to carry out fogging, anti-larvae treatment
The state government has been provided information to create awareness about Zika virus.
At least 10 people died in Delhi due to dengue last year, a municipal report released said on Tuesday, updating an earlier death toll of four.
The most important animal in your life, no matter where you are, is the mosquito. Therefore, you should know the facts about it. Separating fact from fancy can help us better protect ourselves.
Sprinkling cow-dung water in our homes can keep dengue-causing mosquitoes away, says Tamil Nadu minister
Participating in a door to-door campaign to create awareness about dengue in the city on Friday, Raju asked the people to sprinkle cow-dung mixed water in their front courtyards to prevent breeding of mosquitoes.
Alphabet 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.
In a bid to spread awareness about mosquito-borne diseases, the Uttar Pradesh health department will observe every Sunday as 'anti-mosquito dry day'.
One of India’s most experienced virologists believes that it is a matter of time before India faces zika's mutated avatar.