6 Japanese Encephalitis cases detected in Nagaland

Six cases of Japanese Encephalitis have been detected in the past one week in Nagaland, state government today said.

AIIMS and other hospitals challaned for mosquito breeding

Several leading hospitals in Delhi were found to be breeding sites for aedes and anopheles mosquito which causes dengue and malaria respectively during the inspection by the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) teams.

4,727 dengue cases in Delhi

The number of people testing positive for the dengue virus in Delhi increased to 4,727 from 4,618 on Nov 4, a municipal health official said Friday.

Teenager latest dengue victim in Delhi, over 3,500 cases

A teenage girl has become the latest victim of dengue in the capital, as number of cases climbed to over 3,500 so far.

Over 2,100 dengue cases, overtake last year`s figure

400 new dengue cases have been reported in the last four days in Delhi taking the total to over 2100 so far, surpassing last year`s figure.

Mosquitoes found breeding in over 60,000 houses: Report

Over 60,000 households have failed an inspection against mosquito breeding.

`Terminator` to fight mosquito breeding along tracks

Railways will launch `mosquito terminator` a truck equipped with power sprayer mounted on a flat wagon tomorrow to fight dengue menace in the capital.

Researchers propose larvae control to target malaria

Although, there has been a steady decline in malaria related deaths signalling a good progress in fight against this life-threatening disease, researchers still feel that new methods are needed to control the disease in order to put a check on the number of cases of malaria in Africa and Asia.

India sees highest-ever 35,000 dengue cases in 2012

India has recorded over 35,000 dengue cases in 2012, the highest number in a year so far, parliament was told Tuesday.

12,000 Delhi premises conducive for mosquito breeding: Walia

A total of 12,000 premises in the capital were found to be conducive for mosquitoes` breeding from February to June this year, said Delhi Health Minister A.K Walia

MCD to launch drive to control mosquito breeding

Persons or institutions will be prosecuted under MCD Bye-laws for creating mosquitogenic conditions and failure to take specified preventive measures.

MCD to launch drive to control mosquito breeding

Persons or institutions will be prosecuted under MCD Bye-laws for creating mosquitogenic conditions and failure to take specified preventive measures.

MCD blames Punjab, Haryana for dengue surge

Neighbouring states like Punjab
and Haryana are responsible for rising dengue cases in the
city as they have "little or no initiative" to control
mosquito breeding, a senior MCD official said.