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City dengue toll rises to 634

Chandigarh: Number of dengue cases in the city have touched to 634. In a statement issued by the malaria wing of the UT Health Department on Tuesday, 10 fresh cases of Dengue have been reported from various health institutions which includes seven new cases and three confirmed amongst probable cases which brings the total number

Number of Dengue cases rises to 926 in Mohali with fresh 43 cases on Friday

Mohali : The total number of dengue cases in SAS Nagar has reached 926 with 43 cases reported on Friday. Meanwhile health department speeded up the fogging in various sectors and phases of Mohali. According to sources this year figures of dengue patients reached at the peak and within 1-2 days thiswill cross one thousand. Whereas

Chikungunya toll rises to six in Delhi

New Delhi: An 80-year-old man from Ghaziabadhas died of chikungunya complications at a private hospital in Delhi, as the toll from the vector-borne disease mounted to six in the national capital. Mahendra Singh, the second person from Ghaziabad to have succumbed to chikungunya complications, died yesterday afternoon at Apollo Hospital in south Delhi. “He was

Number of dengue cases rises in Amritsar

Amritsar: The number of new dengue cases in Amritsar  has risen with  12 cases from past two days.The health officials visited infected areas, such as Hathi Gate, Lohgarh, Khot Khalsa, Dhab Khatian and other areas. The department has also sought help from the municipal corporation and MC commissioner Sonali Giri has assured of action.The health

25 injured in fresh clashes in Kashmir, death toll rises to 68

Srinagar: At least 25 people were injured in fresh clashes between protesters and security forces in Kashmir today even as the death toll in the ongoing unrest in the Valley reached 68 amid curfew in many parts of the region. Police recovered the body of a youth from River Jhelum at Sangam in Anantnag district

Bihar flood situation worsens, toll rises to 153

Patna: With four more deaths, the toll inBihar floods today increased to 153, while 12 more panchayat areas were inundated affecting a total population of 34.69 lakh in twelve districts. The four fresh deaths were reported from Bhojpur and Begusarai, each district accounted for two, a release by the Disaster Management Department said. Caused by

Italy earthquake death toll rises to 159: Reports

Rome: A powerful 6.2 magnitude earthquake ripped through the mountains in central Italy on Wednesday, claiming at least 159 lives as it flattened several villages and towns, a media report said. Citing Italy’s national news agency ANSA, CNN reported that at least 159 people were killed as rescue operations were underway in the Amatrice, Accumoli

50 killed in Turkey wedding blast

Ankara: At least 50 people were killed and over 90 others injured in an explosion at a wedding in the Turkish city of Gaziantep, the media reported on Sunday. At least 17 of the injured were in critical condition following Saturday’s attack, Xinhua news agency quoted Health Minister Recep Akdag as saying. The “terror attack”

Mexico tropical storm toll rises to 42

Mexico City:  The death toll from tropical storm Earl has risen to 42 in Mexico, authorities said. “We have an official figure of 29 people that have lost their lives in Puebla and in Veracruz there are 12. Today (Monday) we are still getting reports of missing people,” said Luis Felipe Puente on Monday, national

Pakistan bus accident toll rises to 26

Islamabad: The deaths among a wedding party whose bus was swept away by flash floods in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Agency on Saturday, have risen to 26, an official said on Sunday morning. As many as 11 more bodies were recovered from a ravine, Xinhua news agency quoted an official as saying. At least 26 bodies

Youth succumbs to injuries, Toll in Kashmir rises to 44

Srinagar: The death toll in the unrest inKashmir rose to 44 with a youth, injured in clashes a few days ago, succumbing today, even as curfew remained in force in all 10 districts of the Valley due to apprehension of law and order problems in view of large gatherings for Friday prayers. Ishtiyaq Ahmad, injured

Heat wave back after few days of relief, max temperature rises in Punjab and Haryana

Chandigarh: After few days of temporaryrelief, heat wave is back in Punjab and Haryana, as maximum temperatures in most places rose today, with Hisar sizzling at 43 degrees Celsius. Chandigarh also experienced a hot day recording a high of 41 degrees Celsius, two notches above normal limits, the MeT Department report said here. Hisar in