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Sukhna Lake cordoned off to avoid spread of bird flu

Police and paramilitary personnel with masks on their faces were stationed at the lake complex since early Thursday to cordon off the entire area.

Scores of morning walkers who throng to the lake every day and other visitors were kept away from the lake complex. 59 more words


Bird Flu Virus Hits Japan, 4000 Chickens to be Culled

Japan has ordered the slaughter of some 4,000 chickens after officials confirmed bird flu at a poultry farm in the southwest region of the country. 191 more words


Bird Flu kills 2nd person in two days in Egypt, Africa

An Egyptian woman died of the bird flu on Tuesday, marking the second casualty the virus claimed in two days, Egypt’s al-Ahram state-owned newspaper reported. 196 more words

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