Worm

  • Well water in Goa beach villages has worms: Public Works Department Minister September 13, 2014

    Panaji: Well water in tourismoriented coastal Goan villages is so bad that it is infested with worms, Public Works Department Minister Sudin Dhavalikar said on Friday. "In Calangute, if you put your hand in the water, germs cling on to your hands," said Dhavalikar, whose ministry is responsible for collection, treatment...
  • Delhi resident finds worms in sandwich served on Air India flight October 15, 2013

    An Air India flier got the shock of his life when he found worms in the sandwich served to him on a New YorkDelhi flight. The incident occurred on Air India flight (AI102) with a Rajouri Garden resident who asked for a sandwich and was served an infested one, sources said. He...
  • Delhi resident finds worms in sandwich served on Air India flight October 14, 2013

    New Delhi: An Air India flier got the shock of his life when he found worms in the sandwich served to him on a New YorkDelhi flight. The incident occurred on Air India flight (AI102) with a Rajouri Garden resident who asked for a sandwich and was served an infested one,...
  • KFC statement on worms found in chicken at its outlet October 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Fast food chain Kentucky's Fried Chicken (KFC) has come under scrutiny in Kerala after a family reportedly found worms in their fried chicken. The incident was reported from an outlet in Thiruvananthapuram. On a complaint, the Food Safety Authority conducted an inspection and found that the outlet didn't...
  • Kerala: Worms found in fried chicken at KFC outlet October 9, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Fast food chain Kentucky's Fried Chicken (KFC) has come under scrutiny in Kerala after a family reportedly found worms in their fried chicken. The incident was reported from an outlet in Thiruvananthapuram. On a complaint, the Food Safety Authority conducted an inspection and found that the outlet didn't maintain...
  • Security experts brace for virus outbreak today April 1, 2009

    Boston: A malicious software program that has infected millions of computers could enter a more menacing phase on Wednesday, from an outright attack to a quiet mutation that would further its spread. Computer security experts who have analysed the Conficker worm's code say it is designed to begin a new...
  • Vexing computer worm to evolve on April Fool's Day March 29, 2009

    San Francisco: A tenacious computer worm which has wriggled its way onto machines worldwide is set to evolve on April Fool's Day, becoming harder to exterminate but not expected to wreak havoc. A task force assembled by Microsoft has been working to stamp out the worm, referred to as Conficker or...
  • Hackers out to get Windows' bugs August 16, 2006

    New Delhi: A new worm has been seen to use vulnerabilities to hijack home computers and if a computer is compromised by the worm, it will become part of a large botnet set up to send out junk mail. At the same time Microsoft is reissuing a recent security patch...