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Swine Flu

U.S. seizes 1 million pounds of pork from China on swine fever concerns

WASHINGTON U.S. border agents have seized around 1 million pounds of pork from China, a spokesman for the agency said on Friday, over suspicions that it might contain African swine flu disease which has hit Chinese pork output.

Swine flu outbreak kills 76 in India's desert state of Rajasthan

NEW DELHI A swine flu outbreak in one of India's biggest tourist hubs, Rajasthan state in the west of the country, has killed 76 people this year, government officials said on Wednesday.

Jan 30 2019

India ruling party president will be discharged in a day or two

NEW DELHI The chief of India's ruling party, Amit Shah, will be discharged from hospital in a day or two after a bout of swine flu, a party spokesman said on Thursday.

Jan 17 2019

Two top lieutenants of Indian PM's Modi unwell months before election

NEW DELHI The president of India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, Amit Shah, said on Wednesday he was being treated for swine flu, the second member of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's inner circle to be unwell this week.

Jan 16 2019