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`Won’t declare dengue as epidemic in Orissa`

Last Updated: Saturday, August 20, 2011, 21:12

Orissa government has claimed dengue had been detected in 465 districts spread over 20 states in India.

MCD finds `extensive` mosquito breeding in Delhi Police flats

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 01, 2011, 22:33

Extensive breeding of mosquitoes has been found in the residential flats of Delhi Police by the MCD, which has decided to write to the city police chief in this regard.

Male mosquitoes’ proteins may affect female

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 16:25

A new study has found proteins that can affect behaviour and physiology of female mosquitoes.

MCD preparing to combat dengue, to buy anti-mosquito chemicals

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 09, 2011, 18:23

Gearing up to combat the spread of vector-borne diseases like dengue and malaria in the city, the MCD is purchasing tonnes of chemicals, bio-larvicides and other material to be used to kill mosquitoes and prevent their breeding.

DRDO mosquito repellent launched for commercial use

Last Updated: Monday, February 14, 2011, 17:53

The product, a spin-off from military research, was launched here as a commercial product by DRDO.

A mosquito scam breeding in India?

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 18, 2011, 15:32

The Health Ministry`s refusal to allow the use of a highly potent mosquito control agent developed by one of its own institutes has kicked up a controversy.

MCD blames Punjab, Haryana for dengue surge

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 02, 2010, 13:58

Neighbouring states like Punjab and Haryana are responsible for rising dengue cases in the city as they have "little or no initiative" to control mosquito breeding, a senior MCD official said.

`Terminator train` to check mosquito breeding in capital

Last Updated: Thursday, August 19, 2010, 23:57

To check mosquito breeding along rail tracks, a `mosquito terminator train` was today flagged off from the New Delhi station which will run across the Capital and surrounding areas.

MCD seeks IIT help to fight mosquito menace

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 19, 2010, 17:36

The MCD has turned to Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi and Delhi College of Engineering to help check mosquito breeding in the storm water drains in the city during the coming rainy season.

"Mozzquit": An eco-friendly mosquito trap

Last Updated: Monday, February 01, 2010, 18:47

An innovative mosquito apparatus that mimics the human body, attracts mosquitoes and kills them without use of any harmful chemicals is set to hit the markets soon.

Iran`s enemies a `mosquito`: Ahmadinejad

Last Updated: Sunday, November 01, 2009, 14:50

Iran`s hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is comparing the power of Iran`s enemies to a "mosquito," saying Iran now deals with the West over its nuclear activities from a position of power.