Pune Two-thirds of those tested postive for the H1N1 virus in the state are from Pune. Till date, 30 people have been infected with H1N1 virus (swine flu) in Pune, of which 17 are children.

Dr Pradeep Awate, in charge of the swine flu control cell in Mumbai, said a total of 47 cases were reported in Maharashtra, of which 30 were from Pune.

Pune Heavy rainfall in the recent few days has been enough to turn the fortunes for the drinking water supply in city. It is another matter that it has not quite happened. This year, the city has five TMC more water than what it had during the corresponding period last year.

Pune/Hyderabad, July 19: Ten students of a Pune school have tested positive for H1N1 flu, taking the number of infected persons here to 21, health officials said on Sunday.

Around 60 students of standard eighth of Abhinav English medium school were under observation after a batch of five students was found positive for the virus on July 16.

Pune Even after preparing more than 20 reports on city

Pune Despite the irrigation department releasing water in its canal after the heavy rainfall increased the water level in the Khadakwasla Dam, The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has pressed four more water tankers in service on requisition to meet the citizens

Pune Soon, schoolchildren will join the green brigade and play an active role in the fight against climate change as the the concept and its effects would be demystified and will soon be presented in the form of computer games for them in the city.

Pune The National Institute of Virology (NIV) has observed three types of dengue virus circulating in Pune and while this does not mean an increase in the severity of the disease, it most certainly means "more dengue related activity in the region and hence more cases."

Pune Dengue and malaria continue their surge in Pimpri-Chinchwad without any tangible efforts from the civic body to curb the menace. While malaria has crossed the 300 mark, dengue cases have reached 187 since January.

Pune The water-starved city heaved a sigh of relief as the Rain Gods smiled on Tuesday morning. By evening, the citizens were also smiling. There was water in the rivers, dams and roads. The catchments of all the dams supplying drinking water to Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad received heavy rain through the day.

Villagers suffer the city