24 Oct 2014
Patna: With more than 30 dengue cases reported in Bihar till Friday, the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) here has set up a separate ward for dengue patients and the state government has sounded an alert, officials said.
23 Oct 2014
Geneva: The number of people with Ebola is set to hit 10,000 in West Africa, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said, as the scramble to find a cure gathered pace.
24 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi Fire Services (DFS) received 293 calls -- the highest in the past five years -- on Diwali Thursday, an official said on Friday.
23 Oct 2014
New Delhi: A case of corruption that allegedly involves people linked to Minister of State for External Affairs General (retired) V K Singh, has been registered against unknown officials of Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) and a private firm for alleged irregularities in supplying high-altitude tents to a covert unit of the intelligence agency.
21 Oct 2014
New Delhi : There has been an increase of over 42 per cent in dengue cases in the national capital in the past one week, taking the total number of cases reported this season to over 200.
17 Oct 2014
Islamabad: The World Health Organisation (WHO) has held Pakistan responsible for nearly 80 percent of polio cases reported globally.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: A local court in Delhi on Monday awarded life imprisonment to all five convicts in connection with Dhaula Kuan gang-rape case. An unfortunate incident that asserted on the urgent need for better conditions for women working in the late shift in and around the national capital.
02 Oct 2014
Bhopal: In a measure aimed at reforming electoral practices in urban body polls, candidates would be disqualified from contesting, if they have not paid more than six months of their pending electricity bills, it wasofficially announced in Bhopal on Wednesday.
29 Aug 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Government on Friday decided to constitute fast track courts in all districts to sort out pending cases of violence against women and those cases involving women accused. The decision was taken during a state cabinet meeting here chaired by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
14 Oct 2014
Geneva: A World Health Organisation (WHO) official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months.