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Chandigarh doctors asked to guard against H1N1


September 6th, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 6 (IANS) Doctors and para-medical staff in Chandigarh have been asked to take extra precautions against swine flu after the influenza A (H1N1) virus affected some of them in government ... Read more...

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Bangalore techie dies of swine flu


September 2nd, 2009 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 2 (IANS) A 31-year-old software engineer died of influenza A (H1N1) here, taking the toll from the virus to 28 in Karnataka, an official said Wednesday. The software engineer, a native ... Read more...

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Chandigarh reports 12th swine flu patient


August 28th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 28 (IANS) A 35-year-old man, who recently returned from Switzerland, has tested positive for the influenza A (H1N1) virus, becoming the 12th swine flu patient in this city, officials said ... Read more...

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Five new suspected swine flu cases in Chandigarh


August 18th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 18 (IANS) Five fresh suspected cases of swine flu were reported here Tuesday, health officials said, while pointing out that they are still awaiting 35 swine flu test reports from ... Read more...

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Two swine flu deaths in Bangalore, toll now five (Lead)


August 16th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 16 (IANS) Two women have died from the Influenza A (H1N1) virus here, taking the swine flu toll in the city to five, medical officials said. Shilpa and Shamshad Begum, both ... Read more...

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Another H1N1 death in Bangalore, toll four now


August 16th, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 16 (IANS) A 26-year-old woman has died from the Influenza A (H1N1) virus here, taking the swine flu toll in the city to four and India's total to 26 so ... Read more...

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After teacher’s death, students asked to test for H1N1


August 13th, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 13 (IANS) Students of a Bangalore school were Thursday asked to go for swine flu test after a 26-year-old teacher died of the contagious virus. The teacher, identified only as Rupa, ... Read more...

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Test report awaited to confirm Karnataka’s first H1N1 casualty


August 12th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 12 (IANS) Health authorities in Karnataka are awaiting the test reports of a 29-year-old pregnant woman, who died Tuesday, to confirm whether she was suffering from the Influenza A (H1N1) ... Read more...

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Another suspected swine flu case in Hyderabad


June 17th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 17 (IANS) A man, who arrived here Wednesday from Kuwait, was admitted to a hospital in this Andhra Pradesh capital with suspected symptoms of swine flu, officials said. The 24-year-old was ... Read more...

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