2.5 million begin Hajj amid swine flu fears

The world`s largest annual religious pilgrimage began overshadowed by swine flu pandemic as 2.5mn Muslims ammassed at the holy city of Mecca for the Hajj.

Swine flu fears no deterrence to tourists flocking to TN

A worldwide fear of travelling due to the swine flu pandemic does not seem to have put off domestic and foreign tourists visiting Tamil Nadu.