Air pollution high in Hungary

Air quality is dangerous in nine towns and cities in Hungary due to a high concentration of airborne particles, the National Public Health Centre (NNK) said on Friday.

Bird flu virus reappears

National food safety authority Nebih has confirmed the reappearance of the H5N1 bird flu virus at a farm in Bacs-Kiskun County, in southern Hungary, the authority said on Tuesday, adding that the culling of some 500 geese at the farm was under way.