June 11, 2021 6:25 am
In 2020, Mumbai’s malaria case tally crossed 11,000, up from 8,868 cases in 2019.
May 27, 2021 3:10 am
All health workers diverted to other tasks will be brought back to anti-mosquito operations, the civic bodies said.
May 24, 2021 9:07 pm
“If the mosquito infestation is not contained urgently, with the ongoing Cocid-19 pandemic the rise of such vector-borne diseases would lead to myriad problems and complexities,” HC added.
December 20, 2020 5:51 pm
How sleeplessness caused by the insect's drawl and blood loss owing to their bites – mosquitoes suck iron for their babies – leave a man unable to function, affecting his livelihood
August 20, 2019 1:23 pm
Human contempt for the species goes as far back as 1897, when Sir Ronald Ross — a British medical doctor — discovered the link between mosquitoes and malaria transmission.
May 16, 2019 12:43 pm
National Dengue Day 2019: Maintain proper hygiene in and around your house. Most important is to check stagnant water from accumulating near the house.
June 09, 2016 10:28 am
This was the second case of the disease transmitted inside the country, following a case in April, WHO said.
February 26, 2016 4:26 am
The residents have been complaining that the plant has covered the entire Mula river, and this is leading to breeding of mosquitoes in the region.
August 20, 2015 5:21 pm
Tests by the health agency and city authorities confirmed they were Asian tiger mosquitoes.
December 09, 2014 4:57 pm
Malaria deaths have dropped dramatically since 2000 as more people are treated and started take precautions also.