Germany congratulates India on becoming polio free

As India completes three years without reporting any fresh case of polio, Germany, which has contributed 243 million euros to the Indian Polio Eradication Programme, Monday termed it a "landmark achievement".

Pakistan polio outbreak puts global eradication at risk

A Taliban ban on vaccination is exacerbating a serious polio outbreak in Pakistan, threatening to derail dramatic progress made this year towards wiping out the disease worldwide, health officials say.

Polio-free world by 2018 possible `unless funds dry up`

An ambitious global plan to eradicate polio, a disease that once paralyzed and killed millions, has the backing of more than 400 eminent scientists from 80 countries.

Indian Olympic athletes appeal to root out polio

Indian Olympic athletes Thursday appealed to parents to get their children vaccinated in time in a bid to root out the disease forever.

Indian Olympic athletes appeal to root out polio

Indian Olympic athletes Thursday appealed to parents to get their children vaccinated in time in a bid to root out the disease forever.

Final push to rid the world of polio commences

Global Polio Eradication Initiative has launched an emergency plan after outbreaks of Polio was reported in many countries previously free of the disease.

Final push to rid the world of polio commences

Global Polio Eradication Initiative has launched an emergency plan after outbreaks of Polio was reported in many countries previously free of the disease.