US scientists develop Nipah virus vax that may give life-saving protection in just 3 days: Report
The virus had three outbreaks in India in the last four years, and has so far claimed nearly 20 lives, including a 12-year-old boy from Kerala.
A look back at the first quarter of 2018 in Kerala
The first quarter (January-March) was relatively quiet — calm before the storm — Nipah, the devastating floods and the Sabarimala issues were to dominate the news in the ensuing months, now we know:
IMA expert panel comes out with report on Nipah virus outbreak
The Indian Medical Association’s six-member expert panel which investigated the Nipah outbreak in Kozhikode and Malappuram districts has come out with a five-page report.
Life in Nipah virus-hit areas limps back to normal in Kozhikode
Life is slowly limping back to normalcy in Nipah-virus hit areas in the district, even as awareness campaigns are in full swing to make people aware of the disease.
A week later, battle against Nipah virus shows signs of hope in Kerala
A week after Nipah virus was confirmed as the villain behind the unknown fever deaths that had gripped Kozhikode, health authorities now seem to have a fair bit of control over the situation.
Nipah virus: Kerala Government forms 16-member crisis management team
The committee has been given the responsibility of taking stock of the measures being implemented in Kozhikode and Malappuram districts.
Nipah virus: No evidence to establish disease's Malaysia link, say police
Recently, on the basis of some media reports, it was rumoured that Sabith was in Malaysia a month before his death and had returned after he was down with fever.
Kerala Tourism industry stabilising after Nipah setback
After an initial setback due to reports on Nipah-related deaths, the Kerala tourism industry seems to be clawing back to normalcy.
Nipah fear: Nurses at Perambra Taluk Hospital shunned no more
After the Express report brought to the fore the ostracisation faced by nurses and medical staff who treated a Nipah patient at Perambra Hospital, the attitude of local people is slowly changing.
Two newborns at Kozhikode's Perambra Government Hospital bring hope in time of Nipah virus
Staff at the Perambra Government Hospital had much to cheer about on Friday. Two women gave birth. The mothers and their little ones are safe and sound.
Nipah virus: No room for apprehension in Malappuram, says DMO
The Health Department authorities have ruled out room for apprehension and reiterated no Nipah virus source was confirmed in Malappuram.
Kerala High Court asks state for details on steps taken to tackle Nipah virus
Terming the spread of Nipah virus a serious issue, the Kerala High Court on Friday directed the state government to inform it about the steps taken to control the disease.
Results do not bat for Nipah virus
As many as 21 samples collected from bats and livestock from Perambra
Knowing Nipah virus: Here is what you should and shouldn't do
Kozhikode in Kerala went on high alert followed by Tamil Nadu and parts of Karnataka after a deadly virus called Nipah claimed eleven lives in Kerala.
Nipah: Kerala procures 50 doses of monoclonal antibody to combat the virus
ICMR had written to the Queensland government in Australia asking it to provide the antibody developed there to test if it can "neutralise" the virus in humans.
Tracing source of Nipah virus hits dead end; bats not ruled out completely
Director of Animal Husbandry Dr N N Sasi said the samples of three bats, four goats, five bovines and eight pigs were sent for analysis and all the samples turned negative.
Kerala: Nipah virus hampers tourism, locals blame media
Tourism in Kerala is bearing the brunt of the sudden occurrence of Nipah virus in a section of the state.
Himachal Pradesh issues advisory on Nipah scare
The advisory stated, supportive and symptomatic care is the key to the treatment as there is no approved specific therapy for Nipah.
Kerala Health Department issues fresh guidelines on Nipah virus outbreak
: In the wake of Nipah virus infection outbreak, the directorate of health services has issued guidelines for public and health service personnel on Thursday.
Nipah toll climbs to 11 after another death in Kerala
The death toll due to Nipah virus in the state rose to 11 on Thursday with the death of a person who was admitted to a private hospital last week. The deceased was identified as Moosa hailing
Umesh Pal kidnapping case: Gangster-neta Atiq Ahmed held guilty, his brother acquitted
Chardham Yatra: VIP pilgrims will have to pay Rs 300 for darshan at Kedarnath and Badrinath Dham.
Those involved in corruption coming on one platform: PM Modi attacks Opposition parties
Namibian cheetah’s death at Kuno National Park gets political colour in Madhya Pradesh
BSF shoots at three drones on Indo-Pak border, recovers 10 kg heroin