Dengue Fever

  • China battles worst dengue outbreak in 20 years 4 hours 30 minutes ago

    Beijing: Battling the worst outbreak of dengue fever in 20 years which has affected thousands of people, China has launched a massive campaign to deal with the mosquito-borne disease. The National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) on Tuesday said that 13,965 dengue fever cases have been reported this year,...
  • Monsoon arrival results in dengue outbreak in Kerala, Karnataka June 6, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: With the arrival of monsoons, southern states are reporting outbreaks dengue. Six deaths have been reported in Kerala, and four in Karnataka. Reportedly 143 people have tested positive for dengue in Karnataka. However, the spread of various types of viral fever, including a large number of dengue and a...
  • I may have picked up dengue in India: Wright May 8, 2012

    London: Pune Warriors' English allrounder Luke Wright, who has played just one game in IPL 5, fears he could be down with dengue. Presently in England to attend a family funeral, Wright was to join the Pune team for Tuesday's match against Rajasthan Royals. "This morning...
  • Delhi suburbs worst affected by dengue fever September 16, 2009

    New Delhi: The residents of Aditya Mega City building in Indirapuram, Ghaziabad are worried. Dengue has already hit 12 people in this society alone and 28yearold Meenu Singh is the latest victim. Last week, Meenu suddenly developed headache and fever. A blood test confirmed her worst fear, that she had...
  • Two people dead as dengue strikes Bangalore August 22, 2007

    Bangalore: At least two people have died in Bangalore from dengue and nearly 40 cases of the deadly fever have been reported in the last two months out of which at least two to three cases are being reported everyday at the MS Ramaiah hospital. Most of the afflicted...