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  • indiatv, ani, wanncry, malware, cyber, attack

    "WannaCry" emerging as the most dangerous cyber threat: experts

    May 15, 2017 18:39 IST

    The “WannaCry” ransom-ware attack that hit several countries is turning out to be the most dangerous cyber threat for both corporates and common man, as the global losses are now running into hundreds of millions of dollars.

  • Ebola virus mutations boosted its deadly spread

    Ebola virus may have mutated to better infect humans, claims study

    Lifestyle | November 08, 2016 10:19 IST

    Scientists who identified mutations in the Ebola virus that developed during the recent epidemic in West Africa say that the deadly virus may have adapted to better infect human cells. By the end of

  • Camel- India TV

    Why humans caught the common cold? The answer is camels

    Lifestyle | August 19, 2016 16:15 IST

    Scientists discover that a virus responsible for causing common cold in humans is actually transmitted from camels. It means the common cold originates from the same animal as the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome,

  • HIV Virus- India TV

    HIV-related viruses may have originated 60 million years ago, says study

    Lifestyle | August 11, 2016 12:41 IST

    Researchers have found that the lentiviruses, a leading cause in a variety of chronic diseases including the deadly HIV/AIDS in humans, is 60 million years old. There are millions of people worldwide who are affected

  • beware indian android users second most vulnerable to

    Beware! Indian Android users second most vulnerable to malware attack

    January 28, 2016 13:40 IST

    New Delhi: India is not only home to one of the largest smartphone userbase, but also the second most affected in terms of Android malware with close to one million devices being infected in 2015,

  • swine flu spread wings in hyderabad over a dozen ips

    Swine flu spread wings in Hyderabad, over a dozen IPS trainees test positive

    India | February 21, 2015 9:09 IST

    New Delhi: Swine flu scare gripped the Sardar Vallabhai Patel National Police Academy (SVPNPA) with over a dozen IPS trainees down with flu-like symptoms.As reported earlier, twenty four people were tested positive for the H1N1

  • hiv may stay hidden in quiet immune cells

    HIV may stay hidden in 'quiet' immune cells

    World | January 31, 2015 19:09 IST

    Washington: In what could lead to a cure for HIV, researchers have found that the human immunodeficiency virus may stay hidden for years in certain "quiet" immune cells.Drugs for HIV have become adept at suppressing

  • 45 birds found dead in sultanpur national park sanctuary

    45 birds found dead in Sultanpur National Park; sanctuary shut

    India | January 13, 2015 6:46 IST

    Gurgaon:  As many as 45 birds have been found dead in the Sultanpur National Park, around 15 kms from the city, following which the sanctuary has been closed, a forest official said today.“The Sultanpur Sanctuary

  • bird flu virus identified as h5n1 vigilance stepped up

    Bird flu: Virus identified as H5N1, vigilance stepped up

    India | November 27, 2014 17:45 IST

    Alappuzha/Thiruvananthapuram: The strain of avian influenza that caused deaths of thousands of duck in the three districts of Kerala has been identified as H5N1, which could also spread to human beings though the infection caused

  • west african countries adopt strategy to fight ebola

    West African countries adopt strategy to fight Ebola

    World | July 04, 2014 13:21 IST

    London: West African countries have adopted a common strategy to combat the deadly Ebola virus outbreak, a media report said on Friday.At an emergency meeting called by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in Ghana, health

  • us reports third case of mers virus

    US reports third case of MERS virus

    World | May 18, 2014 11:54 IST

    Washington: A third case of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) virus infection has been found in the US, the country's Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Saturday.The patient is an Illinois

  • virus fears hit haj pilgrim flow in mecca

    Virus fears hit Haj pilgrim flow in Mecca

    World | October 14, 2013 17:07 IST

    Mecca: Fears of an outbreak of the deadly MERS, a respiratory virus centered in the Arabian peninsula, in Saudi Arabia and construction in the holy city of Makkah have forced cuts in the numbers of

  • saudi arabia 2 more deaths from new virus

    Saudi Arabia: 2 more deaths from new virus

    World | July 03, 2013 20:42 IST

    Riyadh, Jul 3: Saudi Arabia says two more people have died from a new respiratory virus related to SARS, bringing the total number of deaths to at least 34 in the kingdom at the center

  • cambodian deaths tied to common child illness

    Cambodian deaths tied to common child illness

    World | July 09, 2012 15:45 IST

     Cambodia, Jul 9: A deadly form of a common childhood illness has been linked to the mysterious deaths in Cambodia that caused alarm when a cause could not immediately be determined, health officials said Monday.Lab

  • malware may knock thousands off internet on monday

    Malware may knock thousands off Internet on Monday

    World | July 05, 2012 20:50 IST

    Washington, Jul 5: The warnings about the Internet problem have been splashed across Facebook and Google. Internet service providers have sent notices, and the FBI set up a special website.But hundreds of thousands of people

  • us drones hit by computer virus

    US Drones Hit By Computer Virus

    World | October 08, 2011 17:52 IST

    Los Angeles, Oct 8: America's remote controlled kill machines, the Predator and Reaper drones which fly hunt missions over Pakistan, Afghanistan and Yemen, have been hit by a computer virus and network specialist can't seem

  • dengue fever returns to delhi one dead

    Dengue Fever Returns To Delhi, One Dead

    India | July 23, 2011 18:45 IST

    New Delhi, July 23: Dengue fever has returned to the city as the Municipal Corporation of Delhi today reported one death due to the infection and six new cases in the past one month, taking

  • virus in 3 idiots not inspired by javed akhtar boman irani

    Virus In 3 Idiots Not Inspired By Javed Akhtar: Boman Irani

    Bollywood | December 01, 2010 20:20 IST

    Panaji, Dec 1: Actor Boman Irani has said that many people thought his character Viru Sahastrabuddhe (Virus) in '3 Idiots' was inspired from the oratory style of eminent lyricist Javed Akhtar."Everybody thinks that my character