Thirty-one new cases of Zika have been confirmed in Singapore, raising to 151 the number of persons infected by the mosquito-borne virus in the Southeast Asian city-state, the government said on Friday.
Singapore's first locally-transmitted Zika case was that of a 47-year-old Malaysian woman which came to light late last month.
Sudha Singh has been diagnosed with viral infection in Bengaluru after returning from the Rio Olympics 2016, with the possibility of her contracting Zika not being ruled out.
The new warnings represent a challenge to Florida's multibillion dollar tourism industry, with Miami Beach accounting for nearly half of visitor stays in the Greater Miami area. They also heighten concerns over Zika's spread in the continental United States.
Rio Olympics 2016: WFI confirms wrestler Babita Kumari is in recovery mode following Zika virus scare
The Indian Olympic contingent suffered a Zika virus scare after Babita Kumari developed high fever but the WFI on Saturday confirmed that the wrestler is on the road to recovery.
Andy Murray shrugged off the potential threat of the Zika virus as well as the absence of two of his leading rivals on Tuesday as he prepared to defend his Olympic title.
The formidable United States pairing of Bob and Mike Bryan won't defend the doubles Olympic gold they won in London, citing health concerns in withdrawing from the Rio Games on Saturday.
Golf makes a triumphant return to the Rio Olympics after a gap of 112 years and Shiv Shankar Prasad Chawrasia leads India’s strong contingent.
Blocked toilets, dangerous wiring and other problems in Rio's Olympic Village will be resolved by the end of the week, Brazil organisers said.
Brazilian researchers on Thursday announced that they have found signs of Zika virus in a common mosquito which belongs to a different species from the insect known to be the primary means of transmission.
Tomas Berdych would rather skip the Rio Olympics than take even the slightest chance of contracting the Zika virus and potentially pass along birth defects to the children he wants.
Olympics 2016: Lack of prize money, and not Zika, reason for golfers pulling-out, says head of Rio games
The head of Rio Olympics says world's top four male golfers have withdrawn from the games because there is no money to be won — not because of Zika virus.
World number eight Tomas Berdych on Saturday pulled out of the Olympics due to concerns over the Zika virus, just a day after fellow top 10 stars Milos Raonic and Simona Halep also withdrew over similar health concerns.
Indian shot put hopeful Inderjeet Singh just brushed Zika fears aside and said that it was unlikely to trouble the India's 100-plus contingent at the 2016 Olympics.
Rio de Janeiro hosts the Olympics in less than four weeks, but crime and economic crisis mean the party-loving city is glum and struggling to find its vibe.
Nadal has said that he had no intention of missing out on the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro despite battling a wrist injury and fears over the Zika virus.
Scientists have now developed a new $2 test that has been found in the lab to accurately detect low levels of the virus in saliva.