» 01/16/2006, 00.00
Indonesian 13-year-old girl dies of bird flu
If confirmed, the latest cases would take total known deaths in Indonesia from avian flu to 13. Girl's two brothers have tested positive for the H5N1 virus.
WHO denies exaggerating bird flu pandemic threat
China reported a 10th person diagnosed with bird flu virus. WHO says there is a serious threat and that a pandemic could arise with little or no warning from the animal side.
Fears of bird flu outbreak spread in Indonesia after two children die
Bird flu: WHO rules out epidemic in China
The 5th death in less than a month has raised alarms. But the World Health Organization says this is within the forecasts, and there are no signs of an epidemic.
Number of Chinese victims from new bird flu virus now at six
A local farmer Zhejiang died this morning after contracting the H7N9 virus, a variant of the infamous H5N1. The Chinese authorities are trying to keep the alert level low and WHO speaks of situation "still under control."
Hanoi announces three new bird flu cases
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