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Wed, 23 Feb 2005 00:00:00 -0500In Thailand, strictures put in place to contain avian flu have imperiled the future of cockfighting, a pastime that many consider an integral part of rural life.
Wed, 08 Dec 2004 00:00:00 -0500In September, an 11-year-old Thai girl and her mother died from bird flu. Days later, the girl's aunt became ill. Thai researchers feared the virus had mutated, now easily moving from person to person. That could be first sign of a global pandemic. NPR's Jon Hamilton reports.
Tue, 07 Dec 2004 00:00:00 -0500Thailand has killed more than 40 million chickens this year in an effort to stop a deadly strain of bird flu that's killed at least 17 people in the country. But the virus keeps resurfacing. NPR's Jon Hamilton reports.