Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 13:37
To make the country polio-free, the central government has asked all the border states to step up their vaccination efforts to cover all the children entering the country.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 22, 2013, 11:31
Pakistani health officials have called for infants leaving the country to be issued polio vaccinations at airports after virus samples linked to a southern Pakistani city were discovered in Egypt.
Last Updated: Friday, October 12, 2012, 00:02
It turned out to be a false alarm when a case of suspected wild poliovirus was reported from Darbhanga district in Bihar today.
Last Updated: Friday, June 01, 2012, 18:52
But the task is proving to be tough in the troubled tribal areas.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 24, 2012, 20:53
Global Polio Eradication Initiative has launched an emergency plan after outbreaks of Polio was reported in many countries previously free of the disease.
Last Updated: Friday, March 30, 2012, 21:03
An 18-month old girl from West Bengal, who media reports had claimed was suffering from polio, has tested negative for the virus, the Union Health Ministry said today.
Last Updated: Friday, February 24, 2012, 18:49
Panacea Biotec is partnering Emzor pharma which has a strong footprint across Nigeria.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 23, 2012, 22:01
Rotary International has been involved with the polio eradication initiative worldwide, especially in India.