News.com.au reports: “Hong Kong schools and kindergartens have been shut down amid an outbreak of a deadly flu virus that has killed more than 100 people across the region in a matter of weeks. More than 120 people in the area have died from the virus since January, including two people aged under 18, according to figures from the Centre for Health Protection. Local public hospitals and emergency wards have been overflowing with patients while struggling with staff shortages, local media reported. About 400 outbreaks of flu have been registered across the city, mainly at kindergartens and primary schools, in the last four weeks. Some 203 adults and 12 children developed severe complications after becoming infected.” Read more.