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Livestock boom worsening epidemics risks globally


February 14th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Feb 14 (IANS) The increasing numbers of domestic livestock are encouraging animal epidemics worldwide. The problem is particularly acute in developing countries, where livestock diseases present a growing threat ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Over 13 thousand birds culled in Nepal


January 21st, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Jan 21 (ANI): The rapid response team formed to slaughter birds and bird related items in Kakkarvitta in Jhapa district near Kathmandu, where the bird flu virus was detected, completed ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Bird flu alert in 26 districts in Nepal


January 20th, 2009 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Jan 20 (ANI): Nepal Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives has issued bird flu alert in 26 districts bordering India in view of the possible spread of the disease. According to Nepalnews, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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