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Five more swine flu cases in Lucknow


August 23rd, 2012 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 23 (IANS) Five more cases of swine flue were reported in the Uttar Pradesh capital Thursday, a day after an elderly person died of the virus here.Samples of ... Read more...

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57 people die of swine flu in India


April 24th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) As many as 57 people have died, mostly in Maharashtra, of swine flu in the country till April 18 this year, the Rajya Sabha was ... Read more...

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First swine flu death in Mumbai


April 13th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) Swine flu claimed its first victim in Mumbai as a 23-year-old pregnant woman died in a hospital after she contracted the deadly H1N1 virus, an official ... Read more...

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Delhi prepared for swine flu


April 10th, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) With swine flu cases being reported from various parts of the country, the Delhi government Tuesday said hospitals in the capital were prepared to deal ... Read more...

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Swine flu reported in Himachal


April 5th, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 4 (IANS) A 55-year-old woman tested positive for swine flu in Shimla Wednesday, the first case in Himachal Pradesh this year, a health official said here."The victim, a ... Read more...

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Goa on alert after Pune swine flu outbreak


March 24th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 24 (IANS) Authorities in Goa have upped their precautionary measures as Pune in neighbouring Maharashtra reported several swine flu cases.The directorate of health services (DHS) in Goa has ... Read more...

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‘Five swine flu deaths in Rajasthan’


March 21st, 2012 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 20 (IANS) Five people have reportedly died of swine flu in Rajasthan over the past 20 days, including two Tuesday, and the state health machinery has been placed ... Read more...

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Swine flu erupts in Maharashtra, claims four lives


March 17th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, March 17 (IANS) After a lull of six months, swine flu has again reared its head in Maharashtra, claiming four lives in Pune in the past fortnight, including two ... Read more...

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81 Mexicans die of swine flu


February 12th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 12 (IANS/EFE) Eighty-one people have so far died of swine flu in Mexico this year, while at least 3,522 have been infected with the virus, health officials ... Read more...

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Bird flu: 7,000 fowls culled in Bhubaneswar


February 5th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 5 (IANS) About 7,000 fowls were culled Sunday in Odisha capital Bhubaneswar after a bird flu case was detected in a government-run institution, an official said."The culling operation ... Read more...

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Bird flu: Culling of birds planned in Bhubaneswar (Lead)


February 4th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 4 (IANS) Odisha Saturday decided to cull poultry in parts of its capital city Bhubaneswar after a bird flu case surfaced in the city, official said."The culling operation ... Read more...

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Bird flu case surfaces in Bhubaneswar


February 4th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 4 (IANS) Odisha has banned the movement of poultry and related products from an area in the capital Bhubaneswar after a bird flu case surfaced in the city, ... Read more...

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CDC confirms three new swine flu cases in Iowa


November 25th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Iowa, Nov 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has announced that three new cases of the swine flu have been confirmed in Iowa. The CDC says the disease ... Read more...

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Orissa alert after West Bengal bird flu


September 22nd, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 22 (IANS) Orissa has increased surveillance in two border districts as a precaution in view of bird flu cases in neighbouring West Bengal, an official said Thursday.All ... Read more...

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Track public health trends, through Twitter


July 7th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 7 (IANS) Twitter allows millions of social media fans to comment in 140 characters or less on just about anything - from an actor's outlandish behaviour to an ... Read more...

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1 death, 11 new swine flu cases in India


March 23rd, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) One person died of swine flu while 11 fresh cases of the H1N1 virus were reported in the country in the week ending March 20, ... Read more...

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Young child among eleven H1N1 flu deaths in Jordan


January 23rd, 2011 - 3:29 am ICT by BNO News
AMMAN (BNO NEWS) -- A four-year-old Jordanian girl died of A/H1N1 influenza on Saturday, bringing the total number of flu fatalities this season to 11, Jordan's Ministry of Health said.The girl, who ... Read more...

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Swine flu rising in Russia, Europe


January 17th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The number of people infected with the pandemic A/H1N1 swine flu virus is on the rise in Russia and Europe, a senior Russian official said.Russia's chief sanitary ... Read more...

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10 swine flu cases reported last week


January 12th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Ten swine flu cases were reported in the country in the week ending Jan 9, the health ministry said Wednesday. No deaths were reported during the period. ... Read more...

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Only one new swine flu case in India


December 24th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Only one swine flu case was reported in India during the last week, the health ministry said Friday.According to the health ministry's data, only one case of ... Read more...

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Two die of swine flu, 11 new cases surface


November 30th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) As the winter approaches, swine flu cases in the country have started going down significantly, with just two deaths and 11 cases reported Nov 22-28, health ... Read more...

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Swine flu cases in the country decline with the onset of winter


November 8th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) With only 30 cases of swine flu being reported nationwide last week, the H1N1 virus seems to be weakening with the onset of winter, officials said Monday."Only ... Read more...

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Swine flu cases increase in less affected states


November 2nd, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) The number of swine flu cases in the country dipped marginally last week but the number saw a little rise in those states which were so far ... Read more...

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India sees sharp drop in swine flu cases


October 25th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS)The number of swine flu cases in India in the past week dropped almost to half the previous count, the health ministry said here Monday.A total of ... Read more...

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Swine flu cases drop in India


October 18th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) The number of swine flu cases in India has seen a sharp drop in the past week - to almost half the previous count, the health ministry ... Read more...

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Swine flu drops as monsoon retreats


October 5th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) With the monsoon withdrawing, the number of swine flu cases in the country has seen a sharp drop - to almost half the previous, an official spokesperson ... Read more...

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CWG blues: Officials concede only few tourists may visit Delhi


September 26th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Till two months ago, India's tourism ministry was confident that 100,000 foreign tourists would visit the national capital during the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games. But now they ... Read more...

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Two more swine flu deaths push Delhi toll to 44


September 10th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Two people, including a four and a half year old boy, died of swine flu in Delhi Friday, taking the toll due to the deadly virus this ... Read more...

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Three die of swine flu in Delhi


September 7th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Three people infected with swine flu died in the capital Tuesday, taking the toll due to the deadly virus to 38, a health official said, adding that ... Read more...

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557 swine flu cases in Bangladesh


September 5th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 5 (IANS) A total of 557 swine flu cases have been detected in B Bangladesh this year. The statistics, released here Sunday by the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research, ... Read more...

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Swine flu cases spurt, new vaccines to come shortly


August 30th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Swine flu remains a major health challenge for India with as many as 89 deaths and 1,247 cases being officially reported during the last one week. Swine flu ... Read more...

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Over 1,300 swine flu cases last week, precautions advised


August 23rd, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) India continued to report an increase in swine flu cases, with 79 deaths and over 1,300 new patients in the last week, officials said Monday, emphasising precautions ... Read more...

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Seven more swine flu cases in Orissa


August 19th, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 19 (IANS) Seven more people have tested positive for swine flu in Orissa, taking the total number of people infected to 54 since July, an official said. Six of the latest ... Read more...

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Minister’s bid to help resort rocks Delhi house (Lead)


August 19th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Allegations of a Delhi minister's bid to influence a resort's tax survey, the price rise and the spurt in dengue cases in the capital dominated Wednesday's ... Read more...

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Intensify drive against dengue, swine flu: BJP


August 18th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Concerned over the rising number of dengue and swine flu cases, Leader of Opposition in the Delhi assembly V.K. Malhotra Wednesday said efforts should be stepped ... Read more...

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