North East  /  Published 30.08.20

Assam to cull 10,000 pigs to curb ASF

The Assam government will cull about 10,000 pigs from the first week of September to check the spread of African swine fever (ASF).  The contagious and fatal disease has claimed nearly 18,000 pi...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Heritage  /  Published 22.08.20

Fever Sutra: The Much-Feared Jwara

By Bitan Sikdar in

India  /  Published 26.07.20

Covid study flags risk of too much stress on fever

An overemphasis on fever as a symptom to test for the new coronavirus infection might delay diagnosis or lead to missed cases, a study at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, has su...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 26.07.20

Assam seeks pig supply curbs

The Assam government and pig farmers in the Northeast are unhappy with the Centre’s decision to transport pigs from Punjab and Haryana to the region hit by African swine fever (ASF). ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Science  /  Published 19.07.20

Fever: Beeps that warn you

Gadget: Dr Trust Electronic thermometer Tech specs: Battery operated thermometer with LCD display; flexible tip; beeps when ready Price: Rs 300 Best for: Checking body temperature quickly  ...
By Chandana Chandra in

North East  /  Published 10.05.20

African swine fever hits Arunachal Pradesh

Animal husbandry and veterinary department (AH&VD) secretary of Arunachal Pradesh Minum Tayeng said African swine fever (ASF) surfaced in India first in a few districts of the state in April and B...
By Pradeep Kumar in Naharlagun

Delhi  /  Published 16.06.20

Satyendar Jain admitted to hospital after high-grade fever

Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain on Tuesday said he has been hospitalised after running high-grade fever and suffering a sudden drop in his oxygen level.The 55-year-old minister has been tested fo...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 27.04.20

Self-help groups aid vets on pig flu

The self-help group (SHG) members with extensive reach to the rural areas of the Assam are helping veterinarians to vaccinate pigs following outbreak of classical swine fever (CSF). This has been a m...
By Hiranya Barman in Guwahati

Entertainment  /  Published 15.11.18

Saturday Night Fever: More than just disco

Inside the dark cinemas in urban India, much to the amazement of the late 70s generation, a series of musical sequentials appear on giant screen. On the glass floor of a discotheque flooded with psych...
By Indranil Roy in

North East  /  Published 24.05.20

India informs OIE of outbreak

India finally informed the World Organisation for Animal Health, formerly the Office International des Epizooties (OIE), on the outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in Assam and Arunachal Pradesh on ...
By Hiranya Barman in Guwahati


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