Articles about Chikungunya
26 Jan 2019Technology
For centuries, mosquitoes have been troublemakers and the number of people who have died after getting bitten by them is still a mystery.
05 Sep 2018Delhi
Malaria has gripped Delhi in a bad way, with 24 new cases being reported in a week.
27 Aug 2018India
Nearly 60 cases of malaria have been reported in Delhi in August, taking the total number of people affected by the vector-borne disease this season to 146, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) said today.
20 Aug 2018Delhi
At least 43 cases of malaria have been reported in the first 18 days of August in Delhi, taking the total number of people affected by the vector-borne disease in the city this season to 131, according to South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) report released today.
12 Aug 2018India
With intermittent rains hitting parts of the country for the past two months, the risk of mosquitoes thriving increases with each passing day.
07 Aug 2018India
Incidence of mosquito-borne diseases in the capital is going up, with 109 cases of malaria and 56 of dengue being reported this season.
05 Aug 2018India
After much prodding by the Delhi HC, the anti-mosquito breeding fight in the capital is now getting a big weapon.
25 Jul 2018India
It's monsoon season and the risk of getting mosquito bite-induced infections and diseases like Dengue is at an all-time high.
09 Jul 2018India
At least eight fresh cases of malaria have been reported in the first-week of July in Delhi, taking the total number of people affected by the vector-borne disease in the national capital this season to 54, according to a municipal report released today.
02 Jul 2018India
At least six fresh cases of malaria have been reported during the past week in Delhi, taking the total number of people affected by the vector-borne disease this season to 46, according to a municipal report released today.
26 Jun 2018India
Malaria is turning out to be a greater cause of concern for Delhi than dengue and chikungunya.
25 Jun 2018Delhi
At least 11 fresh cases of malaria have been reported during the past week in Delhi, pushing the total number of people affected by the vector-borne disease this season to 40, according to a municipal report.
06 Mar 2018Delhi
This year, winter was warm in Delhi, paving the way for an early summer. This means that mosquito-borne deadly diseases like dengue and chikungunya will strike earlier than usual.
28 Jun 2017India
The national capital has been plagued with all vector-borne diseases at the same time. While a total of 113 cases of malaria have been registered, at least 100 cases of dengue have come to the fore and over 149 cases of chikungunya.
30 May 2017Delhi
On Monday, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal directed the municipal corporations to work towards making Delhi open-defecation free.
18 May 2017India
Rapping the Centre, the Delhi government and municipal corporations for lack of work done on checking vector-borne diseases, the Delhi High Court announced, "Mosquitoes don't wait for meetings."
26 Apr 2017Delhi
Municipal corporation reports from Delhi reveal that the city has witnessed 80 chikungunya cases and 30 dengue cases since January 2017.
11 Apr 2017India
According to a report on vector-borne diseases by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SMDC), 79 cases of chikungunya and 24 cases of dengue have already been reported in 2017.
15 Sep 2016India
The Centre has asked the Delhi government to probe the deaths of 10 individuals in the capital, suspected of having died of Chikungunya.