Kerala CM asks for steps to ban e-cigarettes

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Thursday asked the health authorities to take steps to ban the use and sale of e-cigarettes in the state.

Three in Kerala diagnosed with kala azar

Three migrant labourers in the state have been identified with kala azar or 'black fever', said Kerala health authorities.

Ebola can spread like `forest fire,` US warns

The deadly Ebola virus can spread like a forest fire, US health authorities have said, urging travelers to West Africa to take extra precautions amid the largest outbreak in history.

Health authorities issue high alert in flood-hit Uttarakhand

Apprehending outbreak of epidemic
in natural disaster-hit areas, Uttarakhand health authorities
have issued a high alert in the state, official sources said
today.