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January 16, 2018 12:00 AM CoCo in hot waters after going bananas at Open

MELBOURNE: Ailing American 10th seed CoCo Vandeweghe lost the plot over a lack of bananas as she was dumped out in straight sets in the first round on Monday. “I’m waiting for the bananas,” she told chair umpire Fergus Murphy after the first set when asked why she wasn’t ready to play. “Why should I feel uncomfortable because the court is ill-prepared 3

January 12, 2018 12:00 AM Seasonal flu virus present in Rawalpindi

Rawalpindi: The virus of influenza A H1N1, commonly called as seasonal flu is present in the environment of town as two patients belonging to Rawalpindi have been confirmed positive for the infection here at Holy Family Hospital. Data collected by ‘The News’ on Thursday has revealed that both the two patients confirmed positive for seasonal flu at HFH achieved 3

January 1, 2018 12:00 AM WHO declares human influenza outbreak a health emergency

PESHAWAR: The World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared outbreak of human cases of influenza A/H1 N1 a public health emergency of international concern (PHEIC) under IHR 2005 in Pakistan.The WHO also issued an advisory to sensitise the health authorities to strengthen and improve the level of preparedness in prevention, control and management of influenza 1

November 2, 2017 4:38 AM South Punjab in grip of severe smog

MULTAN: South Punjab is in grip of severe smog due to maximum variations in temperature. Cities, including Multan, Vehari, Khanewal, Muzaffargarh, Rajanpur and Layyah have been affected by smog for the last two days. The smog comprising nitrogen oxide, carbon monoxide, sulphur and other aerosols is causing health issues for the citizens who have been complaining 12

September 9, 2017 10:32 PM Two more Swine Flu deaths in Odisha, toll rises to 47

Bhubaneswar: With the death of two more persons reported today from different hospitals in the state capital, the swine flu death toll in Odisha further rose to 47. While a 3-year-old boy succumbed to the disease at Jagannath Hospital here, a woman (50) died of the H1N1 virus at the Sum Hospital today. State Health department sources said that no more samples 17

August 24, 2017 11:28 PM West Nile Virus is all over Shawnee County

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - West Nile Virus has been found in six different traps in Shawnee County. It’s been discovered West Nile is all over Shawnee County according to a new study, and it's even at the Topeka Zoo. Ed Kalas of the Shawnee Health Dept. didn't have good news to share with county commissioners about mosquitoes. “We've had West Nile Virus found 33

June 28, 2017 2:21 PM WATCH: What is bird flu and can you get it?

While bird flu is an avian virus in the same family as the flu you might have suffered from this winter, this particular strand - the H5N8 avian virus - causing disease in birds in South Africa has not been documented to spread to humans. There have been cases of bird flu being transmitted to humans but experts are quick to assure South Africans 15

April 30, 2017 9:54 PM The night Donald Trump failed to break the White House correspondents’ dinner

His voters sent him to Washington to break stuff, and this weekend Donald Trump tried to break the annual dinner of the White House Correspondents’ Association. As with some of his business ventures, he was not wholly successful. “They’re trapped at the dinner,” the president boomed at a rally in Harrisburg, Pa., celebrating his first 100 days in office 48

March 18, 2017 8:23 AM King Salman ends Asia tour, returns to Saudi Arabia: agency

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman, who was on an official tour in Asia, has left China to head back to his kingdom, the state news agency SPA reported on Friday. Saudi Arabia’s octogenarian monarch, who has overseen the launch of an ambitious economic reform plan since his accession two years ago, was on a month-long tour of Asia that took him to Malaysia 3

March 18, 2017 12:00 AM Saudi king cancels Maldives visit over swine flu fears

MALE, Maldives: The Saudi king has cancelled a scheduled visit to the politically-troubled atoll nation of the Maldives because of an outbreak of swine flu in its capital, the government in Male announced on Friday. The Maldives was to be the final stop in the monarch’s ongoing Asian tour that has already taken him to Malaysia, Indonesia, China and Japan 2