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UPDATE 2-More than 3,100 pregnant women in Colombia have Zika virus -gov't

BOGOTA, Feb 6 More than 3,100 pregnant Colombian women are infected with the mosquito-borne Zika virus, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Saturday, as the disease continues its rapid spread across the Americas.

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More than 3,100 pregnant women in Colombia have Zika virus -gov't

BOGOTA, Feb 6 More than 3,100 pregnant Colombian women are infected with the mosquito-borne Zika virus, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Saturday, as the disease continues its rapid spread across the Americas.

06 Feb 2016

Australia to step up Zika testing as two new cases reported

PERTH, Feb 6 - Australia will intensify testing for the Zika virus in Queensland state where Aedes mosquitoes are found, authorities said on Saturday, adding that two new cases among local residents were the result of travel to affected countries.

06 Feb 2016

WRAPUP 3-Zika found in saliva, urine in Brazil; U.S. offers sex advice

RIO DE JANEIRO, Feb 5 Authorities in Brazil said on Friday Zika has been detected in patients' saliva and urine, adding to the concern over the spread of the virus, while U.S. officials offered new guidance on sex for people returning from Zika-hit regions.

06 Feb 2016

UPDATE 3-California doctor gets 30 years to life in landmark overdose case

LOS ANGELES, Feb 5 A Southern California doctor was sentenced to 30 years to life in prison on Friday for over-prescribing drugs that caused the fatal overdose of three patients in a murder case capped by the first conviction of its kind in the United States.

06 Feb 2016
BSE OIL & GAS +0.43%
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BSE METALS +3.37%
BSE REALTY +1.03%
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BSE POWER +0.55%
BSE-CG +0.61%

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