Six Supreme Court judges down with H1N1 virus; CJI SA Bobde directs lawyers, court staff to be vaccinated to curb infection
With six Supreme Court judges infected with H1N1, Chief Justice of India SA Bobde Tuesday held a meeting with judges and suggested that lawyers and court staffs be vaccinated to curb the infection.
Two Bengaluru SAP employees test positive for swine flu; company temporarily closes India offices for 'extensive sanitation'
SAP has said two of its employees in Bengaluru have tested positive for H1N1 virus (swine flu) and as a precautionary measure, it has closed offices in Bengaluru, Gurugram and Mumbai for extensive sanitisation.
Swine flu claims 127 lives in Rajasthan this year; 3,508 people test positive, Jaipur witnesses most cases
On Friday, the toll in Rajasthan due to swine flu rose to 126 after a patient from Barmer district lost his life.
Two more die due to swine flu in Rajasthan; state govt makes H1N1 test available in 50 places as toll rises to 75
With the arrangement in five new colleges in Rajasthan, swine flu tests will now be conducted at 50 places across the state.
Swine flu in Rajasthan: Vasundhara Raje slams Congress govt for ‘failure’ to curb spread of disease; 49 lives claimed so far
Former Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje attacked the Congress government over its "failure" to tackle swine flu menace in the state.
Swine flu is an infection caused by one of several Swine Influenza Viruses.
Death toll due to swine flu in Madhya Pradesh stands at 87 in 83 days, even as 129 persons are being treated for the disease in different hospitals, officials said on Friday.
The death toll due to swine flu in Gujarat has risen to 354 since January as five more deaths were reported on Thursday
The swine flu death toll in Odisha increased to 32 with one more person succumbing to the H1N1 virus on Thursday, official sources said.
With five more deaths reported in the last 24 hours due to swine flu, the number of death on account of the infection in Gujarat since January has risen to 343.
Eleven people died due to swine flu in Gujarat on Sunday taking the death toll to 201 since January this year.
Delhi's war with dengue, chikungunya is far from over, but another one with swine flu has already begun
The swine flu threat comes along with the challenges thrown in by vector borne diseases such as dengue, chikungunya and malaria.
A 60-year-old woman died of swine flu, taking the death toll in the state due to the disease to 30 since 1 January, this year.
The swine flu virus in India which has already killed more than 1,500 people since December may have acquired mutations that make it more severe and infectious than previously circulating H1N1 strains, a new MIT study has warned.
Annual vaccination is the most effective solution for combating swine flu, which has killed more than 1,200 people this year in India, WHO has said.
As many as 51 more people have died due to swine flu in the country raising the toll to 926 even as the number of those affected by the H1N1 virus breached the 16,000 mark on Wednesday.
Nineteen more persons have tested positive for swine flu in Kashmir, taking the total number of positive cases to 143 in the state.
With the third swine flu case being confirmed in Nagaland, all district hospitals have been directed to keep isolation ward facilities at hand.
Three persons have died of swine flu in Uttarakhand so far this year and 14 persons afflicted with the disease are undergoing treatment at different hospitals in the state, a senior official has said.
Seven more persons succumbed to swine flu in Rajasthan even as BJP MLA Surya Kanta Vyas tested positive for the virus.