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Jayalalithaa Health: Rahul Gandhi Visits Hospital

Rahul Gandhi on Friday paid an unscheduled visit to Apollo Hospitals in Chennai where Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is undergoing treatment. Though he could not meet Jayalalithaa who was in an ICU, he described her condition as fine and that she "is recovering well." "I wish her maximum energy so she’d be able to get well soon," said ...

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Himachal Pradesh Reports First Swine Flu Death

Himachal Pradesh has reported its first swine flu death with six more cases to have been detected so far as a patient, Amit Kumar, belonged to Solan town died on Sunday and his blood sample tested positive a day after his death. The death of the 37-year old man due to swine flu was reported late Monday at the Indira ...

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Black money abroad: 350 accounts assessed, 60 cases filed: Arun Jaitley

The government has completed assessment of 350 foreign accounts for tax-evasion proceedings have been initiated against 60 account holders as part of its crackdown on black money, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday. “About 60 prosecutions have so far been launched for wilful attempt to evade taxes [S/276C(1)] and failure to furnish accounts and documents etc [S/276D],” the ...

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Swine Flu: 4 New Deaths Take Telangana Death Toll to 27

With 4 more deaths, the death toll of swine flu has reached 27 and its sibling state Andhra Pradesh reported another three in the current outbreak of the highly contagious disease that originated here but spreading fast all over the country, including Tamil Nadu in the south and Haryana in the north. The latest reported deaths came from both Telangana ...

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Swine-flu Update: Centre rushes medicines, testing kits, medical team to Hyderabad

Hyderabad, Jan 21:┬áThe Centre, following the Telangana state government’s appeal, has rushed swine flu medicines, diagnostic kits and a high-level medical team to Hyderabad on Wednesday evening. Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhara Rao had telephoned Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the morning seeking help and immediate action amid rising cases of death due to swine flu in the state, which ...

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Swine Flu on Rise: Telengana CM Calls PM, Seeks Help From Centre

Telengana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi of the situation of swine flu cases that is on rise in the state and sought the central government’s help in tackling the crisis on Wednesday. Rao spoke to Modi over phone and urged him to send central teams to help the state health authorities. On Tuesday, nearly 50 ...

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Rajasthan Exceeds Delhi Swine Flu Deaths with 7

Rajasthan has reported 7 deaths of swine flu and 19 reported case, more than Delhi record of 6 deaths so far, indicating the outbreak is spreading fast into neighbouring states of the national capital. The deaths have been reported from Banswara, Barmer, Tonk, Kota and Jaipur areas, while the positive cases have been reported from Jaipur, Sikar, Tonk, Kota among ...

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10 new swine flu cases reported in Delhi

The national capital on Tuesday reported 10 new cases of swine flu, taking the total to 61 this year, a Delhi health official said, giving details that the new cases were of four females and six males. “The female patients are a 35-year-old from Freedom Fighter Enclave, two 31-year-olds from Neb Sarai and Lady Hardinge Medical College, and a 55-year-old ...

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Sixth swine flu death, 7 new cases reported in Delhi alone

A 44-year-old woman, suffering from swine flu for over a week, has become the sixth fatality due to the disease in the national capital, a health official said on Monday, taking the cases to seven in all and the total to 51 since one year. “The patient succumbed to the disease Sunday evening. Her complications also aggravated because she was ...

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No fresh death at Gurgaon bird sanctuary, officials confirm

No bird has been found dead in Sultanpur bird sanctuary on Gurgaon-Farrukhnagar Road, in Gurgaon in the past two days after it was closed due to the death of nearly 45 birds, confirm officials. “Though dead birds didn’t show signs of an H5N1 infection, we cannot rule out of bird flu. Reports are awaited and expected to come within 10 ...

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Cosby’s Walk of Fame star inked with ‘rapist’ allegation

US comedian Bill Cosby’s star on the Walk of Fame has been vandalised, with the word “rapist” repeatedly written on it in black ink. The incidence was noticed on Friday morning, reports eonline.com. “The Hollywood Walk of Fame is an institution celebrating the positive contributions of the inductees. When people are unhappy with one of our honorees, we would hope ...

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India is free from Bird Flu: Ministry

India has declared itself free from bird flu (H5N1) as of Dec. 29, 2011 though it said the surveillance will continue, in the vulnerable areas bordering the infected countries and in areas visited by migratory birds. Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries in the Ministry of Agriculture has advised the States to maintain vigil against the disease. Outbreak of ...

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