Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 13:00
Three new polio cases has been detected in Pakistan`s Khyber Agency region, a media report said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 13:35
A potential new dengue vaccine - the first to reach phase 3 clinical testing - has demonstrated that it provides 56 per cent protection against the disease in Asian children, according to a new research.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 12:08
A top White House official has assured the deans of prominent US public health schools that the CIA will no longer use vaccination programmes as cover for spying operations.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 15:45
Jenny McCarthy, who was slammed for supposedly not being in favor of vaccinations, has hit back at her critics, insisting she is not `anti-vaccine`.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 29, 2014, 14:59
Pakistani health teams will Sunday launch a drive to vaccinate some 750,000 children in the troubled northwest, with thousands of police guarding against attacks by militants who claim the polio campaign is a front for spying.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 03, 2013, 13:10
A woman polio worker was on Wednesday shot dead by suspected militants in northwest Pakistan during an anti-immunisation drive, the latest in a series of attacks targeting the government`s vaccination campaign.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013, 15:04
Pakistan is taking oral vaccination tips from India, which has been polio-free for over two years, and wants to replicate its success story, the head of the neighbouring country`s polio programme says.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 04, 2013, 19:31
Around 50 students of a school in Assam`s Barpeta district were taken ill after being administered vaccine for Japanese encephalitis today, district administration sources said.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 14:08
Some children in Pakistan have missed UN -sponsored polio vaccinations due to security concerns in the country`s tribal regions, a top WHO official has said.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 31, 2013, 13:49
Two members of a polio vaccination team were killed when their motorcycle hit a bomb in the restive Kurram tribal region of Pakistan.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 21:18
Motorcycle-borne gunmen fired at a polio vaccination team in Pakistan`s restive northwest, killing a policeman who was protecting the vaccinators.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 19, 2012, 11:32
Terrorists now want to condemn Pakistanis to a life in a wheelchair or on crutches, said a daily Wednesday after five members of polio vaccination teams were murdered.
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