An ash cloud from Iceland`s spewing volcano halted air traffic across a wide swath of Europe on Thursday, grounding planes on a scale unseen since the 2001 terror attacks as authorities stopped all flights over Britain, Ireland and the Nordic countries.
Being described as epicentre of Swine
Flu in the country with 27 fatalities as on August 29, Pune is
also facing shortage of blood for patients in need of
transfusions, the reason being scare created by the pandemic.