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Don’t test the rain waters

Waterborne diseases account for 3.6 per cent of the global burden of diseases annually.

04 Sep 2017 12:25 AM

Plans to involve kids, RWAs to curb mosquitos

The event was to create awareness against vector-borne diseases such as dengue, chikungunya, malaria, and swine flu.

02 Sep 2017 2:17 AM

288 more fall victim to dengue, total at 945

At least 249 of these cases have been reported in August, as per a civic report released on Monday.

29 Aug 2017 2:09 AM

Minor dies of dengue; first fatality in Delhi, says MCD

The national capital is seeing more than 100 dengue cases every week, with over 160 fresh cases only in the last week.

22 Aug 2017 1:17 AM

Dengue draws first blood in Delhi this year as 12-yr-old boy dies

At least 657 people have been affected by dengue this season in Delhi, according to a municipal report.

21 Aug 2017 7:55 PM


131 fresh dengue cases take total to 496

Besides, 48 fresh cases of malaria and 37 of chikungunya were also reported in the past one week from various Delhi hospitals.

15 Aug 2017 2:03 AM

Zika infection may not spread by kissing, sharing spoon

Zika virus is transmitted to people, primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito.

03 Aug 2017 4:39 PM

State gears up to check dengue and chikungunya

Hakim writes to 7 urban bodies’ chairmen.

15 Jul 2017 2:12 AM

2017: Malaria cases double in NCR

Union govt aims to eliminate disease from country by 2027.

14 Jul 2017 2:38 AM

Gupta says AAP government free surgery initiative aimless

Gupta alleged that Delhi government has miserably failed in all sectors of health care including prevention of dengue, swine flu, and chikungunya.

05 Jul 2017 3:30 AM


Malaria, chikungunya on rise as monsoon sets in

All three municipal corporations have stepped up awareness drive, including through distribution of pamphlets.

04 Jul 2017 1:24 AM

Experts list ways to combat Chikunguniya

Mosquito-borne viral disease can be fought with Homeopathy

16 Jun 2017 12:03 PM

Delhi HC raps MCDs for zero preparation over dengue, chikungunya menace

The High Court criticised the MCDs for being apathetic towards the problems of people.

02 Jun 2017 1:09 PM

24X7 dengue helpline kicks off

89 cases of chikungunya and 36 cases of dengue have already been reported in Delhi till May 13.

23 May 2017 1:15 AM

Mosquitoes don’t wait for meetings: Delhi HC

No awareness programmes held on National Dengue Day.

17 May 2017 3:37 AM


Keep beds ready for dengue and chikungunya patients: Baijal

The medical superintendent (MS) of LNJP informed Baijal that wards had been set aside for dengue and chikungunya patients.

29 Apr 2017 6:11 PM

Delhi sees off-season rise in dengue cases

J P Nadda had conducted a review meeting for dengue and chikungunya situation in the city.

15 Apr 2017 12:24 AM

BJP using siphoned-off funds for polls: Dilip Pandey

Dilip Pandey said the BJP-ruled civic bodies spending funds on remedies which didn’t have the approval of regulatory bodies.

12 Apr 2017 2:44 AM

Anil Baijal holds meet on chikungunya

L-G directs cops to widely publicise its ‘One Touch Away’ app.

24 Mar 2017 2:14 AM

First Chikungunya vaccine in the world developed

Chikungunya is a mosquito-borne virus that causes a disease characterized by fever and severe joint pain.

20 Dec 2016 11:18 AM