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Jan 08, 2017
Bird flu detected in Daman; poultry items banned for a monthTwo samples of chicken were found positive for H5N1 bird flu in Kadaiya village in Daman district following which the administration has prohibited import, sale and storage of poultry products, and banned restaurants from serving chicken and egg products for a month.
Dec 22, 2016
Japan: Shinzo Abe cabinet approves biggest defence budget amid tensions with North Korea and ChinaJapan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet today approved the country's biggest annual defence budget in the face of North Korea's nuclear and missile threats and a territorial row with China
Dec 18, 2016
Japan avian flu: Weeks after culling, slaughtering of 2 lakh birds beginsJapan has begun slaughtering about 2,10,000 farm birds in northern Hokkaido to contain another outbreak of a highly contagious strain of avian flu, an official said on Sunday.
Nov 29, 2016
Bird flu: Pathogenic H5N6 strain found in Japan; 3,10,000 chickens culledA highly pathogenic H5N6 strain was found in wild birds and poultry farms in multiple locations in Japan, reports said.
Oct 27, 2016
Bird flu: Kerala govt says H5N8 virus will not affect humansKerala Government on Thursday confirmed an outbreak of avian influenza of H5N8 among ducks in water-logged Kuttanad in Alappuzha District, but allied apprehension that the disease would spread to humans.
Oct 27, 2016
Bird flu scare in Kerala: Dead ducks burnt, decision to cull to be taken on ThursdayWith four villages in Alappuzha district reporting ducks dropping dead, authorities have called a meeting on Thursday to decide if ducks in a one-kilometer radius, covering these villages, need to be culled.
Oct 25, 2016
Bird flu scare in Kerala: Cases of avian influenza reported from parts of AlappuzhaAmid the Avian influenza outbreak in Delhi and Madhya Pradesh, the virus has been found in ducks in coastal Alappuzha district in Kerala, prompting the district administration to take various measures, including forming Quick Response Teams.
Oct 24, 2016
Bird Flu scare escalates as 64 avian deaths reported in Delhi, 18 die in Gwalior; killer strain is H5N8The strain (H5N8) of bird flu is not as dangerous for humans as it is for birds. There has been no report of it affecting humans across the world.
Oct 22, 2016
Delhi bird flu scare: AAP govt should release health advisory with dos and don’tsEven as Delhi hobbles back to normalcy after the chikungunya and dengue health scare that reached endemic proportions last month, the national capital faces yet another health exigency in the form of bird flu.
Oct 21, 2016
Bird flu scare in Delhi: Govt makes health certificate mandatory for poultry transported to marketIn a bid to check spread of bird flu, the Delhi government has made health certificate mandatory for poultry transported to the Ghazipur poultry market, Animal Husbandry Minister Gopal Rai said on Friday.