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Sri Lanka's worst-ever dengue outbreak kills 225

Sri Lanka's worst-ever dengue outbreak kills 225

The number of infections nationwide is already 38 percent higher than last year, when 55,150 people were diagnosed with dengue and 97 died, according to the Health Ministry.

Sri Lanka deploys troops to tackle dengue crisis

Sri Lanka deploys troops to tackle dengue crisis

Humid monsoon weather, stagnant water from recent flooding, as well as mounting piles of rotting garbage accumulating in the capital, have combined to create abundant areas for mosquitoes to multiply.

Dengue claims 11 lives, affects 11,402 in this year's first five months

Dengue claims 11 lives, affects 11,402 in this year's first five months

Andhra Pradesh recorded 512 cases, followed by Gujarat 492, Maharashtra 295 and West Bengal 287. Delhi recorded 40 dengue cases as against 13 during the same period last year.

Thiruvananthapuram sees alarming rise in dengue cases

Thiruvananthapuram sees alarming rise in dengue cases

The president of Indian Medical Association Thiruvananthapuram dristrict, Dr. John Paniker on Saturday said the increase in Aedes Mosquito is the reason for the rise in dengue cases in the city.

Dengue contained in Mizoram

Dengue contained in Mizoram

With 580 cases of dengue being reported last year, an epidemic like situation existed in the state.

Hyderabad woman dies of dengue soon after delivering twins

K Rajni, a 29-year-old-woman from Sainagar colony in Saroornagar died of Dengue shock syndrome at a hospital in Banjara Hills soon after delivering twins at a nursing home.

Season's first dengue death reported in Delhi

The national capital has reported it's first dengue death with an 18-year old succumbing to the mosquito borne disease last week.

Dengue costs the world $8.9 bn annually

Dengue is the world's fastest growing mosquito-borne disease, currently threatening about half the world's population and leading to an estimated 60-100 million symptomatic dengue cases every year. 

50 percent rise in dengue deaths in Malaysia

The Malaysian health ministry on Wednesday announced that there was more than a 50 percent jump in the number of deaths caused by dengue in 2015 compared to 2014.

277 dengue cases in 2nd week of November; total crosses 15,500

The dengue outbreak seems to have plateaued in the second week of November with about 280 cases of the disease reported in the national capital, which was this year faced with its worst outbreak of the vector-borne fever since 1996.

One more succumbs to dengue, toll touches 43

The national capital till now has recorded 14,889 cases of dengue, with over 7,200 of them being reported in October only.

1,076 dengue cases reported this week in Delhi, total 13,607

Out of the total dengue cases this year, north Delhi recorded the highest at 4,833, south Delhi at 3,928 while east Delhi posted the lowest with 2,552 cases.

Three children die due to dengue in UP

Three children, aged eight, nine and a five-month-old baby, died due to dengue at Kondhara village in the district.

Dengue fatality toll: Major differences in compiled data for the years 2010-2014

A huge discrepancy exists between two different sets of data compiled by the municipal corporations here pertaining to dengue-related fatalities in the national capital between 2010 and 2014.

Eight more dengue deaths in Delhi, official toll 25

 The toll due to dengue in the national capital has risen to 25 after eight more people succumbed to the vector-borne disease, officials said on Thursday.

Goons disguised as doctors misleading dengue patients in Delhi

In Delhi, many fake doctors are misleading the dengue patients and contributing in deaths due to dengue. Zee News conducts a sting in Delhi's Seemapuri to check out the ground reality of these pseudo doctors.

Dengue claims 5 more lives in Delhi

Five more deaths due to dengue, including that of a 16-year-old boy, have come to light in the national capital in what has proven to be the worst month for the outbreak of the disease in the last six years.

30 new cases of dengue in Bengal

Thirty new cases of dengue were reported from different places in West Bengal, taking the total number of cases to 1,372 since January, a health official said on Monday.

5,151 dengue cases in current month in Delhi

 Nearly 2,200 fresh cases of dengue have been reported in the last one week, taking the seasons total to around a whopping 6,000 as hospitals across the city continued to be flooded with patients affected by the mosquito-borne fever in which 33 people have died so far.

Dengue cases top 17,000 in Taiwan

 The number of dengue fever cases in Taiwan has increased to 17,112, with 98.39 percent occurring in Tainan and Kaohsiung cities, the Centres for Disease Control (CDC) said on Sunday.