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Swine flu claims 30 lives in two months in Gujarat

As many as 30 people have succumbed to the deadly swine flu virus in the past two months across the state, while 99 others tested positive for the disease, health officials said on Tuesday. Six......

One more dies of swine flu in Pune; toll reaches 11

With one more swine flu death reported in the city, the toll has reached 11 since April this year, health officials said on Wednesday. A 25-year-old youth succumbed at a city hospital on Tuesday......

First swine flu death in Mumbai, woman succumbs to H1N1

A 23-year-old pregnant woman, who had tested positive for H1N1 virus, died at a state-run hospital in Mumbai, health officials said on Friday. "The woman, who had come from Dhule, died at the the......

Delhi schools shut classes following 3 H1N1 cases

Three positive cases of H1N1 flu among students in Delhi has prompted certain schools in the city to shut down classes for a few days from Monday.Classes of the Central Board of Secondary......

Pune: Swine flu kills seven-year-old; toll 32

A seven-year-old girl died of swine flu in Pune on Tuesday, taking the toll due to the viral infection in the city to 32. Priyanka Shimilkar, who was admitted to the government-run Sassoon Hospital......

Asia starts to count financial toll of virus

As Hong Kong shopping plazas go quiet and tourists shun Singapore and Vietnam, the financial toll from a deadly flu-like virus in Asia is rising fast.Big losers are Asia's airlines and travel......

Swine flu scare: Healthcare firms cash in

Cashing in on the alarming swine flu scare in the country, private companies are launching new products and advocating innovative ways to tackle the spread of the virus. Apart from healthcare......

Flu: IT firms panic; economy may be hit

With the swine flu scare gripping the world, especially India, experts are trying to figure out the economic impact that a widespread swine flu epidemic might have on the economy and the markets.......

Flu: India safe but ill-equipped on epidemic drugs

Swine flu was first reported in Mexico, SARS and bird flu in China, but India surprisingly escaped being ground zero for any.China: SARS in 2002-2003 and bird flu in 1996, both in the southern......

Air-India chargesheets 12 pilots

Air-India on Monday chargesheeted 12 pilots, who were suspended two days ago, for their refusal to operate and 'abandoning' flights at various destinations."Chargesheets are being issued to the......

Whiff of change before Manchester derby

The red and blue sides of Manchester shared a rare moment of agreement among the barbs on Tuesday with mega-rich City and trophy-rich United sensing a change in the significance of derby day.......

ManU boss Ferguson left with 'no idea' on team

Manchester United's problems with injury and illness have left Alex Ferguson with "no idea" which players he will be able to pick for Wednesday's Premier League derby against Manchester City, the......

Swine flu gives sporting events the shivers

A string of sports events were left feeling the shivers on Wednesday as the spectre of swine flu continued to spread fears globally, sparking a spate of cancellations and pull-outs.Motor racing,......

Villarreal target Glasgow double

Champions League debutants Villarreal are hoping to complete a memorable double and dispose of Rangers in the same way as they dealt with the Glasgow club's city rivals Celtic two years......

  People speak for flu virus city

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Q. do you still hear of swine flu in your city.
:  A. H1N1 Virus hardly can survive in the temparature more than 31 degree, where as 35 + temperature has started. more

kamini joshi
Q. swine flu has become an epidemic?
Kamini Joshi:  A. Swine flu (swine influenza) is a disease of pigs. It is a highly contagious respiratory disease caused by one of many Influenza A viruses....... more

Amit chakraborty
Q. Is the AZAD HIND EXPRESS from Howrah to Pune cancelled
Amit Chakraborty:  A. rinted fromFlu effect: travellers find train ok, bus notVijay Pinjarkar & Proshun Chakraborty, TNN 11 August 2009, 07:21am ISTNAGPUR:...... more

Q. what is swine flue
Krishna:  A. Caused by influenza type A virus, there are regular outbreaks among herds of pigs, where the disease causes high levels of illness but is rarely...... more

Santosh Bidaye
Q. In view of the quickly spreading swine flu and increasing number of victims, Pune is now restricting public movement and has shut down schools, malls and theatres for a couple of days. Should Schools, Theatres, Malls in City be shut down??
Santosh Bidaye:  A. David Persse, public health authority for the city of Houston, says that "School closure is an ineffective strategy. It appears that the virus...... more

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Health stories that made headlines in 2014

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Special Ward in Fever Hospital to Treat Swine Flu

HYDERABAD: Deputy chief minister and health minister T Rajaiah on Monday said a special ward would be opened in Fever Hospital in the city to treat... ...
Testing of H5N1 samples to be done at PGI soon

The virology laboratory at PGI is soon going to be equipped to test samples for the presence of H5N1, an avian flu virus, in humans. At present,... ...
No swine flu in city yet, but doctors urge caution

MUMBAI: Swine flu has in the last few days claimed eight lives in the Andhra-Telangana belt and affected a 28-year-old Punekar so severely that he... ...
Hong Kong halts some U.S. poultry imports due to bird flu in U.S

By By | Reuters 6 minutes ago (Reuters) - Hong Kong said Monday it has suspended imports of certain U.S. poultry and poultry products because... ...

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