Rabies

Kerala mother dies after saving her child from dog attack - How dangerous is rabies?

Kerala mother dies after saving her child from dog attack - How dangerous is rabies?

Rabies is a a vaccine-preventable viral disease often transmitted through bites or scratches, usually via saliva, of an animal.

Jun 12, 2017, 12:23 PM IST
Mass culling of dogs in China after women dies of rabies?

Mass culling of dogs in China after women dies of rabies?

The woman, a dentist by profession, was bitten by her own pet Husky in July and died in January.

Feb 13, 2017, 00:28 AM IST

Vaccinate dogs to save lives

Have not got your dog vaccinated yet? Go ahead as your little effort may save many lives.

Apr 19, 2015, 13:38 PM IST

Girl`s death due to rabies: HC asks family to move DMC

The Delhi High Court today asked the family members of a girl who died of rabies at a private hospital here to file a complaint with Delhi Medical Council (DMC) for a probe into her death and to ascertain whether there was any lapse in her treatment.

May 13, 2014, 21:33 PM IST

Girl`s death due to rabies: HC orders post-mortem

The Delhi High Court on Monday ordered immediate post-mortem on the body of a girl, who died of rabies, after her family members approached it complaining that neither autopsy has been done nor her body handed over.

May 12, 2014, 23:14 PM IST

France makes 21 arrests in new horsemeat scandal

French police made 21 arrests on Monday as part of a probe into claims horsemeat used to help produce anti-rabies and other serums ended up on people`s plates.

Dec 17, 2013, 04:55 AM IST

Taiwan on high alert over rabies outbreak

Taiwan has been put on high alert for rabies after 22 infections were reported on the island, and the virus jumped from infected ferret-badgers to an Asian house shrew, officials said.

Aug 03, 2013, 12:22 PM IST

Raccoon rabies killed US donor and kidney recipient

A rare case of raccoon rabies is responsible for killing both a US kidney donor in 2011 and his transplant recipient 18 months later, US researchers said Tuesday.

Jul 24, 2013, 12:12 PM IST

Tobacco plant can cure rabies

Tobacco may have been dubbed a killer, but a genetically altered version of the plant could provide a low cost cure for deadly rabies, says a study.

Feb 03, 2013, 12:33 PM IST

Australia to help India control rabies

Experts from an Australian non-governmental organisation will collaborate with Indian health professionals on enhancing skills to carry out anti-rabies programmes.

Jun 22, 2012, 17:50 PM IST

Briton dies of rabies after dog-bite in India?

A British woman who contracted rabies after being bitten by a dog during a recent visit to India has died.

May 29, 2012, 11:01 AM IST

Rabies deaths rattle Andhra

Rabies has claimed at least 13 lives in one month in Andhra Pradesh.

Jun 04, 2011, 10:40 AM IST

`High prevalence of poor man`s diseases in India`

India continues to rank very high in the prevalence of neglected tropical diseases like dengue, rabies and soil-transmitted helminthiases.

Oct 14, 2010, 20:17 PM IST

`High prevalence of poor man`s diseases in India`

India continues to rank very high in the prevalence of neglected tropical diseases like dengue, rabies and soil-transmitted helminthiases.

Oct 14, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Soon, single shot to protect against rabies

A single shot of vaccine might soon be efficient enough to provide protection against rabies, say researchers.

Sep 19, 2009, 13:05 PM IST

Soon, single shot to protect against rabies

A single shot of vaccine might soon be efficient enough to provide protection against rabies, say researchers.

Sep 19, 2009, 00:00 AM IST