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Mar 21, 2019
Deaths due to 'mystery fever' in Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly give Opposition ammunition ahead of Lok Sabha electionThis mystery fever in Uttar Pradesh is compelling ammunition for the Lok Sabha election, especially as it follows the deaths of several children at a Gorakhpur hospital last year.
Oct 13, 2018
Number of Zika cases in Rajasthan rises to 55; fogging, anti-larvae activities on to prevent spread of virusMore cases of Zika virus were detected in Jaipur on Saturday, taking the total number of infected people to 55.
Sep 25, 2018
Nearly 70 percent dengue cases reported in Delhi during September; 236 of 343 instances of vector-borne disease in one monthDengue cases have increased in Delhi with over 340 people being diagnosed with the vector-borne disease this season, nearly 70 percent of whom were affected in September alone.
Jan 09, 2018
At least 10 people died of dengue in New Delhi last year: MCD reportAt 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.
Sep 04, 2017
Dengue crosses 1000 mark in Delhi this year; 524 cases of malaria reportedA 12-year-old boy had succumbed to dengue shock syndrome on 1 August at the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in Delhi, the first death due to the vector-borne disease reported in the city this year.
Sep 02, 2017
Despite 25,000 child deaths in 40 years, Gorakhpur lacks a comprehensive policy to fight encephalitisDespite incessant child deaths due to encephalitis in Gorakhpur over the years, no separate comprehensive program has been initiated to fight the menace.
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 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.
May 03, 2017
AAP in crisis: BJP's inability to fix Delhi's problems is the real hurdle in meeting its political ambitionsThe results of the MCD polls made the fault lines in the Aam Admi Party visible. But this does not ensure Bharatiya Janata Party a political success in the capital city as it has to tackle a number of burning issues related to the lives of the Delhites
Dec 16, 2016
Cyclone Vardah: Tamil Nadu govt 'prepared' for vector-borne diseases in three affected districtsThe Tamil Nadu government on Friday said it has put in place preventive measures in the three Cyclone affected districts of Chennai, Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur towards ensuring public health, including steps to prevent spread of vector-borne diseases.