30 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Amid ‘great expectations’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday embarked on a visit to Japan which is expected to open new vistas in the bilateral ties and take the strategic and global partnership to a higher level.
28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) today issued notices to governments of Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and Odisha over recurring cases of Japanese encephalitis and alleged lack of preventive measure being taken by them.
28 Aug 2014
Banihal (Ramban): Eight persons were killed on Thursday and three others injured when a vehicle skidded off the road and rolled down into a drain in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir.
07 Aug 2014
Kolkata: As north Bengal grapples with encephalitis and its deadlier variant Japanese encephalitis, residents of Kolkata have little to fear about the infection, according to a senior doctor at the Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine.
13 Aug 2014
Itanagar: The Centre has assured Arunachal Pradesh that it will consider the request of the state government for vaccination against Japanese Encephalitis (JE) in all affected districts followed by routine immunization of children between 1-15 years of age.
23 Jul 2014
Siliguri/Guwahati: The death toll from Encephalitis outbreak in north Bengal has climbed to 102 while the disease has spread its tentacles to Assam as well taking 43 lives there.
19 Aug 2014
Kolkata: The encephalitis outbreak in West Bengal this year has so far claimed 254 lives, an official said on Tuesday claiming that the situation is now under control. According to BR Satpathi, director of state health services, 254 Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) deaths have been reported since January.
29 Jul 2014
Kolkata: Taking a dig at Trinamool Congress-led West Bengal government over its inability to tackle Japanese Encephalitis, CPI (M) state secretary Biman Bose blamed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of misleading the people.
22 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Gorakhpur on Friday to review the flood situation in Uttar Pradesh.
26 Jul 2014
Siliguri/ Howrah: The government of West Bengal took preventive measures as three more deaths occurred due to Japanese encephalitis in the state.