Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 22:45
At least 55 children fell ill Tuesday after having their mid-day meal at a government school in Bihar, officials said. The students are now out of danger.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 00:45
The conjoined twins, Saba and Farah in Bihar are said to be in critical condition and have been admitted to a leading hospital in Patna.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 00:37
A total of 45 deaths due to Japanese Encephalitis (JE) have been reported from eastern Uttar Pradesh and Bihar during this year, parliament was told Tuesday .
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 14:57
A mysterious disease has left 12 people, including three women, dead in Bihar`s East Champaran district in the past four days, officials said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 19:06
Six more children succumbed to encephalitis in the district, during the past 24 hours taking the death toll to 479 this year, health officials said today.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 13:38
The encephalitis menace continues unabated in eastern Uttar Pradesh as four more children succumbed to the disease at BRD Medical College Hospital here, bringing the toll in the disease to 289.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 15:49
The Bihar Human Rights Commission (BHRC) Wednesday sought a report from the state health department after an HIV-positive woman died in a government hospital here for want of proper treatment, officials said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 28, 2013, 16:25
Seventy-five-year-old Krishna Kant Jha is now a relaxed man. After 28 years of suffering from chronic cough and regular bouts of fits, a piece of betel nut was found to be cause of his problems and was finally extricated from his lungs.