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Kashmir to usher autumn with literature fest


August 3rd, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) A resurgent Jammu and Kashmir will welcome autumn with literature, debates, discussions and book readings at a unique literature festival, "Harud: The Autumn Literature Festival", ... Read more...

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US ‘Rambo’ hunting Osama still being quizzed by Pak authorities


June 19th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jun.19 (ANI): Pakistani security agencies are still quizzing the American construction worker, who was nabbed while on a solo mission to 'hunt' down and kill Al-Qaeda warlord Osama bin Laden ... Read more...

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Iowa senator demands Congress probe on how Shahzad became U.S. citizen


May 7th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): The Republican Senator from Iowa, Charles Grassley, has sent a letter to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano asking for the "Alien" file on Times Square bomber ... Read more...

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Summer holidays in Ladakh for Abdullahs


April 27th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 27 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and his family would be heading to Ladakh for holidaying this summer. This would be the first time that the third ... Read more...

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Two admitted with swine flu symptoms in Rourkela


January 29th, 2010 - 1:54 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 29 (IANS) Two people have been admitted with swine flu symptoms in a hospital in Rourkela, an official said. Another person died of suspected swine flu in Rourkela, a health official ... Read more...

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India’s swine flu toll reaches 606, over 19,000 affected (Lead)


December 4th, 2009 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Six swine flu deaths, three of them in Rajasthan alone, were reported Friday, taking the toll from influenza A (H1N1) virus in India to 606, health authorities ... Read more...

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Two swine flu deaths take Delhi’s toll to 28


December 4th, 2009 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Two women died of swine flu in city hospitals Friday, taking the toll due to influenza A (H1N1) in the national capital to 28, a health department ... Read more...

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India’s swine flu toll touches 524


November 15th, 2009 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Three more deaths due to swine flu were reported Sunday taking India's toll due to Influenza A (H1N1) virus to 524, health department officials said here. A total ... Read more...

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India’s swine flu toll crosses 400


October 15th, 2009 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Six swine flu deaths, including three from Maharashtra, took the total of India's swine flu deaths to 405 Thursday, health ministry said. Besides Maharashtra, two deaths were reported ... Read more...

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Four swine flu deaths take India’s toll to 385


October 11th, 2009 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Four swine flu deaths, two in Maharashtra and two in Karnataka, were reported Sunday, taking India's death toll due to the pandemic to 389, the health ministry ... Read more...

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Five swine flu deaths in Maharashtra, India’s toll 385 (Roundup)


October 10th, 2009 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Five swine flu deaths in Maharashtra Saturday took India's death toll due to the pandemic to 385, the health ministry said. While two people died of influenza A ... Read more...

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Two more test positive for swine flu in Chandigarh


August 30th, 2009 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 30 (IANS) Two more positive cases of influenza A (H1N1) virus were reported here Sunday, health officials said. H.C. Gera, union territory nodal officer for swine flu, told IANS: "Throat ... Read more...

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Six deaths take India’s swine flu toll to 93


August 30th, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Six people died Sunday due to swine flu, including four in the worst-hit Maharashtra and one each in Gujarat and Kerala, taking India's toll to 93, health ... 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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Four more swine flu deaths in India, toll 64


August 24th, 2009 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Four more swine flu deaths were reported in India, taking the toll due to influenza A (H1N1) virus to 64, health officials said here Monday. While two deaths ... Read more...

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Suspected flu deaths take toll to 66; 131 new HINI cases reported


August 23rd, 2009 - 10:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.23 (ANI): A total of 131 fresh cases of swine flu were reported from different parts of the country on Saturday, Health Ministry sources said in Delhi.The new cases ... Read more...

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Two swine flu deaths in Delhi take India’s toll to 36 (Roundup)


August 20th, 2009 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) The national capital recorded its first swine flu deaths Thursday with a 31-year-old man and a 38-year-old woman succumbing to the influenza A (H1N1) virus, taking the ... Read more...

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No new H1N1 death, but cases mount to 2,000


August 18th, 2009 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) For the second consecutive day Tuesday, no swine flu death was reported in the country, but 99 fresh influenza A(H1N1) virus cases were detected, taking the total ... Read more...

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Two new deaths take India’s swine flu toll to 25 (Lead)


August 16th, 2009 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore Aug 16 (IANS) Two women have died in Bangalore due swine flu, taking India's swine flu toll to 25, while 152 new cases of the virus were detected Sunday, officials ... Read more...

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Chandigarh gets eighth swine flu case


August 16th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 16 (IANS) A 20-year-old student from Pune who had come here to meet her parents has tested positive for swine flu, said officials Sunday. Eight people have tested positive for ... Read more...

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Two more deaths take India’s swine flu toll to 25 (Lead)


August 15th, 2009 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore Aug 15 (IANS) With two more deaths in Bangalore, India's swine flu toll has reached 25, even as 165 people tested positive for the virus Saturday to take the total ... Read more...

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23 dead, 107 new swine cases in India


August 14th, 2009 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) India's swine flu toll rose to 23 Friday and 107 new cases were detected positive for the viral infection, taking the total number of those affected by ... Read more...

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Record 119 new swine flu cases in India Tuesday


August 11th, 2009 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) India Tuesday reported 119 new cases of swine flu, highest so far for a single day, taking the total number of the infected people to 1,079. Three ... Read more...

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Orissa woman hospitalised for suspected swine flu


August 10th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 10 (IANS) A woman in Orissa's Berhampur district has been admitted to a government hospital with symptoms of Influenza A(H1NI), while the test reports of the state's first swine flu ... Read more...

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Swine flu-hit Gujarat worried about NRI homecoming season


August 9th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) After a 43-year-old NRI died of swine flu in Ahmedabad Sunday, authorities in Gujarat are worried that the state could see a spurt ... Read more...

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19 new swine flu cases in India, total 616


August 6th, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) The capital reported 11 cases of swine flu and Pune eight taking the total number of infected people in the country to 616 Thursday amid panic in ... Read more...

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23 new swine flu cases in India, total 597


August 5th, 2009 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Twenty-three new cases of swine flu were reported from across India Wednesday, including a Malaysian student, as the infectious virus spread to small cities and took the ... Read more...

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Chandigarh gets positive swine flu case


July 28th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 28 (IANS) A 23-year-old resident of Punjab's Patiala town, admitted to a Chandigarh hospital, has tested positive for the influenza A (H1N1) virus. Officials said the patient from Patiala, about 70 ... Read more...

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India’s swine flu tally jump to 298


July 19th, 2009 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Thirteen new swine flu cases were reported Sunday, taking the total number of influenza A(H1N1) virus cases to 298 in India, health officials said here. "A total ... Read more...

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Two cases of swine flu in Chandigarh


July 19th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 19 (IANS) Two people, including a doctor, have tested positive for swine flu in this union territory, a health department official said here Sunday.A 29-year-old doctor with the Postgraduate Institute ... Read more...

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Couple in Punjab tests positive for swine flu


July 7th, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 7 (IANS) A couple in Jalandhar town of Punjab has tested positive for influenza A (H1N1) infection after a trip to Thailand, health officials said Tuesday. Kulwant Singh, 44, and his ... Read more...

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India has five more swine flu cases, total stands at 73 (Roundup)


June 24th, 2009 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chandigarh, June 24 (IANS) Five people, including an eight-year-old boy and two teenagers, were detected to have been affected with swine flu Wednesday, taking the total number of influenza A (H1N1) ... Read more...

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Youth tests positive for swine flu, first case in Chandigarh


June 24th, 2009 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 24 (IANS) A 19-year-old man, who came from the US to spend his holidays at his home in Punjab, has tested positive for swine flu here. This is the first ... Read more...

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Another Chandigarh family may be quarantined for swine flu


June 19th, 2009 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 19 (IANS) The health department in Chandigarh is likely to quarantine another family in the city as one of its members, who recently returned from the US, could be suffering ... Read more...

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