KAMPALA: Two people have died from the Marburg virus in eastern Uganda, in the country's first outbreak of the deadly Ebola-like pathogen in three years, the health ministry said on Thursday. "Blood samples were taken from two people who…
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N) leader Talal Chaudhry on Friday took a jibe at the chief of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan, Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Dr. Tahir-ul-Qadri, and Awami Muslim League Sheikh Rashid…
BORDEAUX, FRANCE: France will cull a further 600,000 ducks as part of efforts to prevent a spread of the H5N8 bird flu virus, the country's farming minister Stephane Le Foll said on Tuesday. The latest cull will take place in the Landes…
An emoji-based message designed by hackers to crash or freeze iPhones is sending scare among the phone owners, after some reports of it crashing the expensive devices. The’ encrypted message’ can freeze your Apple iPhone even without you…
MIAMI: An inexpensive blood test could one day tell doctors whether an infection is caused by a virus or a bacteria, and help prevent unwarranted prescribing of antibiotics, researchers said Wednesday.
Guinea has reached the end of active Ebola virus transmission, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday, the second such declaration from the country at the epicenter of the world's worst outbreak of the disease.
GENEVA: The Zika virus, an infectious disease linked to severe birth defects in babies, may spread into Europe as the weather gets warmer, although the risk is low, health officials said on Wednesday.
More than 30 years after she identified one of the most pernicious viruses to infect humankind, Francoise Barre Sinoussi, who shared a Nobel prize for discovering HIV, is hanging up her lab coat and retiring.
KARACHI: The deadly Naegleria virus and Dengue on Tuesday claimed lives of two including a minor in Karachi, ARY News reported.