Imphal, July 31 (IANS) The drive against avian influenza in Manipur is nearing completion with close to 150,000 poultry culled in the past six days and no fresh reports of the virus spreading in other parts of the state, officials said Tuesday.
Tuesday, July 31, 2007 11:59:27 AM
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The Australian government has made a 'terrible mistake' and ought to apologise for detaining Mohammad Haneef, an Indian doctor, for nearly a month without any evidence to support his alleged link to the foiled British bombings, says Keith Vaz, an Indian-origin British Labour MP.
Tuesday, July 31, 2007 9:31:55 AM
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) All South Asian countries including India must meet the rapidly changing educational and health needs of people to make the region an 'engine of economic growth in Asia and the rest of the world', the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Monday.
Monday, July 30, 2007 7:02:25 PM
Imphal, July 30 (IANS) More than 120,000 poultry have been culled in Manipur during the last five days with authorities ruling out a fresh outbreak of the deadly avian influenza in the state, officials said Monday.
Monday, July 30, 2007 12:44:22 PM
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The agricultural ministry will examine Monday a proposal to create special poultry farming zones so that the industry as a whole does not suffer when the birds are hit by diseases in a small isolated area.
Sunday, July 29, 2007 12:36:37 PM
Imphal, July 29 (IANS) Authorities in Manipur Sunday decided to send veterinary teams to cull poultry to localities unannounced to check smuggling of birds to evade the operations following the outbreak of the avian influenza.
Sunday, July 29, 2007 12:10:56 PM
Indore, July 29 (IANS) They are outspoken, forward looking, hardworking and don't sport a veil. A group of Muslim women here have broken stereotypes about their community to promote good health and hygiene in their neighbourhood.
Sunday, July 29, 2007 8:33:42 AM
Imphal/New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Indian authorities Saturday identified 28 more villages in Manipur for culling operations to curb the spread of bird flu in the northeastern state bordering Myanmar even as Sri Lanka temporarily banned imports of poultry from India.
Saturday, July 28, 2007 7:38:23 PM
Patna, July 28 (IANS) The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has demanded death sentence to people involved in the manufacture and sale of counterfeit medicines and setting up of a special cell for detection of spurious drugs.
Saturday, July 28, 2007 5:11:13 PM
Imphal, July 28 (IANS) The bird flu outbreak in Manipur has led to a scare with people not willing to take a chance and rushing to doctors for symptoms ranging from common cold to fever.
Saturday, July 28, 2007 4:35:14 PM
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