The Indian capital is reporting a spike in the viral childhood disease, chickenpox, particularly in adults, with approximately 300 cases reported, including one fatality, according to an Indian Express...

An outbreak of typhoid has struck the Bajura District in western Nepal a week ago and the numbers continue to rise. According to a Himalayan Times report Thursday, hospitals are treating a swelling number...

The  Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) in Dhaka has reported the presence of chikungunya in the capital city of Dhaka, advising the public to be aware of the mosquito borne...

January 13, 2011. That is the date one year ago today, when a 2-year-old girl in the West Bengal state fell ill of the crippling disease polio. That was the last case of polio in India. Moreover, calling...

A stray street dog that had terrorized an Indian village last week biting at least seven people found its most bizarre fate. His latest victim, a 30 year old laborer from a village on the outskirts of...