No ebola case in India, no need for panic: Harsh Vardhan

Ebola epidemic has been declared an international health emergency by WHO. Amid global concern over spread of this deadly virus, Health Minister Harsh Vardhan assured the Indians that the government is taking all precautions and there is no such case reported in India.

Vector-borne diseases should be prevented: WHO

WHO said that vector-borne diseases like Malaria, Dengue and Japanese Encephalitis could be eradicated through preventive measures and more financial commitment for campaigns against the diseases

`WHO not health police, supports govt in health issues`

WHO today stated that its role is not that of a "health police" when it comes to intervention in specific disease-related issues, but of an organisation supporting governments in resolving such matters.

`WHO not health police, supports govt in health issues`

WHO today stated that its role is not that of a "health police" when it comes to intervention in specific disease-related issues, but of an organisation supporting governments in resolving such matters.