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India Swine Flu Helpline Details & Contact Information

With the first swine flu death report­ed in my city of Pune, I thought I’d pro­vide some Swine Flu relat­ed infor­ma­tion spe­cif­ic to India. Swine Flu India is the cen­tral web­site for all infor­ma­tion and updates. The Min­istry of Health … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Research Highlights from India

When I was young, there was a spate of Indi­an sci­en­tists com­mit­ting sui­cide. It had made the cov­er sto­ry of some dis­tin­guished mag­a­zines. It made me think of how sci­en­tists are a rel­a­tive­ly ignored lot in our pri­mar­i­ly reli­gious and … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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