Delhi belly


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Delhi belly

An old-fashioned informal term for the common intestinal infection suffered by travellers unaccustomed to the local bacterial contamination (usually faecal) of food or drink. The condition is by no means confined to the Indian subcontinent.
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Photographer and food junkie Nitin soon discovers that eating Tandoori chicken off a street vendor is about to give him the worst case of Delhi belly.
Commonwealth Games officials insist they will investigate the pool urgently with Halsall describing her bout of Delhi Belly as one of the worst illnesses she has ever had.
TRAVEL TRAVEL SECRETS ROM OM OMD l elhi belly to broken bones it' FROM Delhi belly to broken bones, it's a sad fact that half of all holidaymakers return home ill or injured.
O T I T I S H S H S amat e t r SCOTTISH amateur champion David Law has seen his professional career fail to get off the ground - after an attack of Delhi belly.
DELHI BELLY 15, 102mins Just opened Wonderfully rude and raucous Indian comedy (largely in English) as three buddies get caught up with a diamondsmuggling gang.
London, Mar 16 (ANI): Skipper Andrew Strauss and leading spinner Graeme Swann cannot attend the training session as they have been affected by a Delhi belly bug local variant known as the "Chennai chapattis".
Rocked by a bout of Delhi Belly Halsall's ambition of topping the podium on six occasions in India are a distant memory as a second gold slipped through her fingers yesterday.
Hippies go to India to find inner peace, but all they end up with is Delhi Belly or Kolkata Splatter.
SWEAT-SOAKED Graeme Storm battled through a bout of Delhi belly in sweltering conditions in India to stay in contention heading into today's final round of the Johnnie Walker Classic.
Now, after my second passage to India in just three weeks, I'm suffering, not from Delhi Belly thankfully, but a storm in a port.
Of the 50 million travellers who visit some of the world's most exotic holiday spots each year, an estimated 50-60 per cent come down with Delhi belly, otherwise known as travellers' diarrhoea.
That surprised me considering that Boycs used to moan when he was a player on tour in the sub-continent because the spicy food used to give him the old Delhi Belly.
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