» 07/15/2005, 00.00
Avian flu kills three
According to the Health Ministry, there is a 99 per cent certainty that there deaths are the result of the H5N1 virus, which causes the bird flu.
Suspected new cases of bird flu in humans in China and Thailand
No official confirmation has been forthcoming. International discussions over countermeasures and antiviral drugs continue. Concern is mounting over the danger that the virus might spread to Africa.
First avian flu case detected
The virus has killed more than 50 people since the outbreak began. The World Health Organisation warns that "the more the virus spreads, the greater the chances it could combine with the human flu virus".
Hanoi announces three new bird flu cases
Fears of bird flu outbreak spread in Indonesia after two children die
New, asymptomatic bird flu cases
The disease might be more widespread than thought before.
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