Sunday, October 26, 2014   

Another birdflu death in China
(02-04 16:13)

One new human H7N9 case has been found in east China's Jiangsu Province, the provincial health department confirmed on Tuesday.
The patient, a 59-year-old woman from Wuxi City, was confirmed on Monday night to have been infected. She is in a critical condition.
The patient bought two live chickens from a poultry market and cooked them before she became ill, according to a health department statement.
The new case brings the number of infections in the province this year to 9.
Another H7N9 patient died in Wuxi City early on Saturday morning, the first fatality in the province this year. --Xinhua   
Other China breaking news:
China launches first mission to moon and back (10-24 11:08)
Mapping drone prompts China to scramble fighter jets: report (10-23 12:28)
Aerial collision kills Taiwanese air force pilot (10-21 17:34)
'Little Apple': The hit song all of China is singing (10-20 15:59)
Key Chinese Communist Party meeting opens in Beijing (10-20 15:54)
Key Chinese Communist Party meeting opens in Beijing (10-20 11:37)
Two journalists jailed for fabricated stories (10-17 15:44)
Former senior railways official given death penalty for bribery (10-17 12:02)
UN rights chief says in talks with China on Tibet visit (10-16 19:17)
Villagers burned workers to death: report (10-16 17:40)

More breaking news >>

© 2014 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.