Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 14:20
Thirty people died due to encephalitis in the past ten days at North Bengal Medical College and Hospital, a top official said today.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 17:33
Malaria toll continues to rise in Tripura with at least 67 people having died from the disease and many stricken ill within a month, a minister said here Sunday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 13:41
Malaria may alter the way people smell to make them more alluring to mosquitoes, according to a new finding that can help detect the deadly disease non-invasively through body odour.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 13:27
At least 22 people have died due to scrub typhus infection from ticks since 2012 in Mizoram, a state health department official said today.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 06:03
Ahmed Abu Khatallah, the alleged suspect of the deadly attacks on a US diplomatic facility in Libyan city of Benghazi in 2012, entered a not guilty plea in federal court in Washington Saturday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 21:16
Experts Wednesday collected samples of litchi to identify the virus strain that has claimed the lives of over 50 children in Bihar.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 13:00
Researchers have figured out how to disable a part of the SARS virus responsible for hiding it from the immune system; a critical step in developing a vaccine against the deadly disease.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 18:06
Saudi Arabia`s acting health minister has announced the sacking of the head of a Jeddah hospital where a spike in MERS infections among medical staff sparked panic among the public.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 22:49
A deadly attack on an Afghan Army outpost that left 21 soldiers dead was planned "outside Afghanistan", an official said on Monday, referring to the term used by Afghan officials for neighbouring Pakistan.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 04:26
Deadly violence including reports of cannibalism and widespread looting erupted in the capital of the Central African Republic after the resignation of its ex-rebel president, who left to Benin Saturday.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 08, 2013, 00:24
A Kenyan official says several people have been killed and injured in fighting between rival ethnic groups in the country`s north.
Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013, 10:57
Syria`s deputy prime minister has said that foreign fighters and their international backers are to blame for a purported chemical weapons attack near Damascus that the opposition says killed at least 100 people
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