Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021

Bird Flu

What Is Nipah Virus? Symptoms, Treatment And Everything You Need To Know

Sep 06, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Nipah virus can spread between animals and people. Such a virus is officially known as a zoonotic virus. So, the virus can cause illness among animals and humans alike.

Fact Check: Can Flu Shot Protect You Against Severe Effects Of Covid? Know The Truth

Aug 05, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The researchers screened de-identified electronic health records on the TriNetX research database for more than 70 million patients to identify two groups of 37,377 patients.

Explained: What Is H5N1 Avian Influenza, Symptoms, And More

Bird flu also called avian influenza, is a viral infection that can infect not only birds but also humans and other animals. Most forms of the virus are restricted to birds.

Human-To-Human Transmission Of Bird Flu Rare, No Need To Panic: AIIMS Chief

Jul 21, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

A 12-year-old boy from Haryana, who was infected with the H5N1 virus, recently died at AIIMS Delhi.

China: First Human Case Of H10N3 Bird Flu Reported

H10N3 is a low pathogenic or relatively less severe strain of the virus in poultry and the risk of it spreading on a large scale is very low.

07 April, 2021

Himachal Pradesh: Bird Flu Returns, Over 100 Birds Found Dead

Outlook Web Bureau

In early January, bird flu had first been confirmed among migratory waterbirds at Pong Dam Lake Wildlife Sanctuary. It had left around 5,000 birds dead in a month.

28 March, 2021

Death Of 27 Migratory Birds Leads To Bird Flu Scare In Himachal Pradesh

Ashwani Sharma

The migratory birds were found dead at Himachal Pradesh’s Pong Dam wetland, officials said

08 February, 2021

1.08 Lakh Birds Counted At Himachal’s Pong Dam Wetland

Ashwani Sharma

Thousands of migratory birds from all over the world visit the wetlands in the state located at Pong Dam in Kangra district.

28 January, 2021

Shocking! Eggs, Mutton Found Being Sold In Public Toilet In Indore

Outlook Web Bureau

A public toilet in Indore was being used for selling eggs and mutton, which prompted the civic body to take action against the facility

24 January, 2021

Why Shikhar Dhawan's 'Happiness' Stroke Has Not Amused Varanasi DM

Outlook Web Bureau

The bird flu has been confirmed in six states for poultry birds and in 10 states for the crow, migratory and wild birds

19 January, 2021

Red Fort Bird Flu Sample Tests Positive, Monument Closed Till Jan 26: Officials

Outlook Web Bureau

Amid the bird flu scare, the Red Fort monument will be closed for public till January 26, say officials

16 January, 2021

Dead Owl In Delhi Zoo Found To Have Bird Flu

A dead owl in the National Zoological Park, Delhi has tested positive for bird flu.

16 January, 2021

Avian Flu In India: What Should You Do To Stay Safe?

Dr Kirti Sabnis

For starters, make sure to cook poultry products at or above 70 degrees Celsius, so that absolutely no meat remains raw and red

14 January, 2021

Ghazipur Poultry Market Opens After Bird Flu Samples Test Negative

Outlook Web Bureau

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal allows Ghazipur poultry market to open after after 100 samples test negative for bird flu

14 January, 2021

Avian Influenza Not Detected In Poultry Birds In Delhi: Animal Husbandry Department

Outlook Web Bureau

All 100 samples taken from Asia's largest chicken market in Ghazipur tested negative for bird flu.

13 January, 2021

Avian Influenza: Centre Asks States Not To Ban Supply Of Poultry Products

Outlook Web Bureau

‘Cases of Avian Influenza have been confirmed in 10 states,’ Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying said on Wednesday.

13 January, 2021

Bird Flu: All Three Delhi Civic Bodies Ban Chicken In Shops, Restaurants

Outlook Web Bureau

Testing of samples of crows and ducks had confirmed bird flu cases in the national capital on Monday

13 January, 2021

Explained: Amid Avian Influenza Scare, A Look At How Chickens, Ducks Are Culled

Outlook Web Bureau

Culling is basically the mass slaughter of domestic poultry birds, such as chickens and ducks, to contain the spread of bird flu.

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Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar rides a cycle along with ministers and MLAs, from the Chief Minister's residence to his office at the Civil Secretariat on the occasion of 'World Car-Free Day', in Chandigarh.

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U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly 76th session General Debate in UN General Assembly Hall at the United Nations...

Photo by AP/PTI

Students attend a class in a school after the Madhya Pradesh government allowed schools to reopen for 1st-5th classes after further ease in COVID-19 restrictions, in Jabalpur.

PTI Photo

Confiscated Rhinoceros horns being burnt in the presence of Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma to mark the World Rhinoceros Day, in Golaghat district.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a passenger for COVID-19 test, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.

PTI Photo/Kunal Patil

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

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Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

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Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

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