PORK

  • Well cooked pork doesn't spread swine flu virus, say doctors January 2, 2015

    Doctors say that a well cooked pork does not spread swine flu as the virus gets killed when cooked. "Cooking it properly will kill the virus. It cannot survive high temperatures. Other main mode of transmission is by contact with an infected person," says Dr Amit Dhamija from Gangaram Hospital. ...
  • No beef, pork festival: High Court tells JNU September 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and city police to ensure that no "beef and pork" festival takes place in the campus on September 28. A student organisation of the university had announced plans to hold a beefandpork festival on September 28. A division bench...
  • Pork industry hit by Swine flu fears May 11, 2009

    New Delhi: With the Swine flu or Influenza A H1N1 having created quite a stir, most meat eaters who preferred the pork variety are running scared. The dish has been struck off the menu in many places. Changing the name of the disease to H1 N1 hasnt really helped,...