Articles about Indian Institute of Public Health

What should India do to fight coronavirus

16 Mar 2020

India
What should India do to fight coronavirus

With the coronavirus cases seeing a surge in India, despite the early measures taken by the government, experts feel a pre-emptive lockdown is the only way to deal with the deadly virus that has taken over 6,000 lives worldwide and infected 169,577.

Heatwave scorches Delhi-NCR, other North Indian states; red alert issued

01 Jun 2019

India
Heatwave scorches Delhi-NCR, other North Indian states; red alert issued

As severe heatwave continues to scorch North India, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert for the National Capital Region (NCR) and neighboring states.

Zika virus outbreak: 50 infected in Jaipur, more expected

13 Oct 2018

India
Zika virus outbreak: 50 infected in Jaipur, more expected

Following previous reports suggesting a Zika virus outbreak in Jaipur, as many as 50 Zika virus infection cases have been documented so far, marking India's biggest outbreak of the mosquito-borne disease ever.

IIPH-H working on a drone system for delivering medical products

25 Jul 2018

India
IIPH-H working on a drone system for delivering medical products

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Public Health, Hyderabad (IIPH-H) are working on a drone delivery system for medical products, which is expected to be time and cost effective.

Heatwave in India: 4,620 deaths recorded in four years

25 Apr 2017

India
Heatwave in India: 4,620 deaths recorded in four years

Deadly heatwave in India claimed over 4,620 lives over the last four years.