24 Nov 2015
Paris: A 'belt that may resemble an explosive belt' was found today in the southern Paris suburb of Montrouge, sources close to the investigation said, 10 days after attacks in the capital left 130 people dead.
28 Aug 2015
Indore: A suspected case of Japanese fever (encephalitis) has been reported in the district for the first time, a government health official said here yesterday.
07 Dec 2011
The recurring affliction of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and consequently high death rate has brought to light the ground reality of government vaccination programme in Uttar Pradesh.
17 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The human love for pet always makes headlines but you will be shocked to know that Japanese Railway Authorities had appointed a cat as station master of Wakayama Railway station in 2006.
04 Oct 2015
Dhaka: A 66-year-old Japanese man, known for philanthropic work, was today shot dead by the Islamic State militants in Bangladesh, the second foreigner to be gunned down in a week after an Italian aid worker was killed in a near-identical attack by the dreaded outfit.
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.
01 Aug 2015
Tokyo: A Japanese brewing and distilling company is sending samples of its whisky and other alcoholic beverages to the International Space Station next month to study the effect of zero gravity on the flavour of the drinks.
25 Sep 2015
Suzuka: A rain soaked first Japanese Grand Prix practice on Friday provided no immediate answers to questions about how Formula One world champions Mercedes would fare after their mysterious Singapore slump last weekend.
22 Aug 2015
Tokyo: Yasutaro Koide, a 112-year-old Japanese has been recognized as the world's oldest man by the Guinness World Records. The officials from the Guinness World Records visited Koide at a care facility near his home in Nagoya city in central Japan yesterday and congratulate him on his longevity.
07 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Union Health Minister J P Nadda has directed state governments to make District Disability Rehabilitation Centres (DDRCs) fully functional to tackle cases of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES).