Bird flu.

Bird flu
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Avian influenza, sometimes avian flu, and commonly bird flu, refers to "influenza caused by viruses adapted to birds." Of the greatest concern is highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI). "Bird flu" is a phrase similar to "swine flu," "dog flu," "horse flu," or "human flu" in that it refers to an illness caused by any of many different strains of influenza viruses that have adapted to a specific host.
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Health workers cull chickens at a poultry farm suspected of having a bird flu outbreak in Katunje village on the outskirts of Kathmandu on August 16, 2013. Nepal's government on August 15 ordered health workers to cull half a million chickens to combat a major bird flu outbreak on the outskirts of the capital Kathmandu.
Japan confirms first bird flu case since 2011

Japan confirms first bird flu case since 2011

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Civilians told to stay inside in flashpoint Ukraine city

Civilians told to stay inside in flashpoint Ukraine city

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine's Interior Minister on Sunday told residents in the eastern...

Apr-14, 2014
S.Korea, Japan to hold rare official talks on "comfort women"

S.Korea, Japan to hold rare official talks on "comfort women"

SEOUL (Reuters) - Senior South Korean and Japanese officials will meet this week to ...

Apr-14, 2014
Sombre, tired-looking pope presides at Palm Sunday services

Sombre, tired-looking pope presides at Palm Sunday services

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - A tired and sombre-looking Pope Francis led a Palm Sunday s...

Apr-14, 2014
Sombre, tired-looking pope presides at Palm Sunday services

Sombre, tired-looking pope presides at Palm Sunday services

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - A tired and sombre-looking Pope Francis led a Palm Sunday s...

Apr-14, 2014
Magnitude 7.5 quake strikes off Solomons, sparks tsunami warning

Magnitude 7.5 quake strikes off Solomons, sparks tsunami warning

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A major earthquake of magnitude 7.5 struck off the coast of t...

Apr-14, 2014
Moscow protest for media freedom draws 5,000 people

Moscow protest for media freedom draws 5,000 people

MOSCOW (Reuters) - About 5,000 Russians, some waving Ukrainian flags, rallied in cen...

Apr-14, 2014
Israel appropriates land in West Bank - newspaper

Israel appropriates land in West Bank - newspaper

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel has carried out a new land appropriation in the occupie...

Apr-13, 2014
Libya\'s interim PM hands in resignation to parliament

Libya's interim PM hands in resignation to parliament

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya's interim Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni on Sunday hand...

Apr-13, 2014
At least 33 people killed in Mexican bus crash

At least 33 people killed in Mexican bus crash

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - At least 33 people were killed and four injured on Sunday wh...

Apr-13, 2014

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