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Is the world all set to experience a ‘Coronaissance’?

The Great Bubonic Plague primed Europe for the Renaissance

10 Apr 2020 8:43 PM

Plaque of former Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu vandalised

Security has been beefed up in the area to maintain law and order situation, police informed.

11 Jun 2019 1:25 PM

Scientists develop anthrax, plague vaccine amid bioterror attack threat

Tests on animals showed the vaccine worked, even if they were infected with a deadly dose of either of the two killer pathogens.

17 Oct 2018 1:24 PM

Adulteration in milk, food items plagues Punjab

Once known as the land of milk, lassi, butter, ghee and robust people, Punjab is in the grip of a serious problem of adulteration in food items.

15 Oct 2018 1:00 AM

Scientists map genetic codes of 3,000 dangerous bacteria

DNAs of deadly strains of plague, dysentery and cholera were also decoded to better understand some of world’s most dangerous diseases.

07 Jun 2018 9:14 AM


Dirty humans, not rats led to spread of 'Black Death' plague in Europe

While it is assumed that rats and their fleas spread plague, there is little historical and archaeological support for such a claim.

16 Jan 2018 5:38 PM

Girl dies of new eye-bleeding fever which is feared to be worse than bubonic plague

Nine-year-old died in central Uganda with symptoms of an eye-bleeding disease which could kill up to 40 per cent of those infected by it.

15 Jan 2018 2:50 PM