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World | Reuters | Thursday September 25, 2014
El Salvador has detected nearly 30,000 cases of the painful mosquito-borne viral disease chikungunya, and has undertaken measures to prevent the disease-carrying mosquitoes breeding, the head of the country's emergency services said on Wednesday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 23, 2012
With number of dengue cases touching 720, a concerned Delhi government on Tuesday asked municipal bodies to strictly carry out fogging exercise across the city and take steps urgently to contain mosquito breeding.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday July 27, 2011
It's the season when academics take precedence, new chapters begin and lessons are learnt. But it seems some educational institutions have failed to do the latter. Because, with the onset of monsoons have arrived vector-borne diseases like malaria, ...
Commonwealth Games | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 14, 2010
Amid concerns over the dengue outbreak in the capital ahead of Commonwealth Games, civic authorities have sought the help of army engineering personnel to prevent mosquito breeding near the athletes' village.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday August 20, 2010
To check mosquito breeding along rail tracks, a 'mosquito terminator train' was flagged off from the New Delhi station on Thursday which will run across the Capital and surrounding areas.The train was flagged off by MCD Commissioner K S Mehra and DRM Delhi Division Ashwini Lohani.The train will trav...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 10, 2010
To get rid of the mosquito menace, Northern Railway has launched a special train equipped with power sprayer to check its breeding in the water bodies along rail tracks in Delhi.The 'mosquito terminator' train launched in collaboration with the Municipal Corporation of Delhi will run twice in a fort...