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WHO hopes for Ebola vaccinations this year
UN agency says it is testing two candidate vaccines, and predicts they could be rolled out to West Africa by December.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2014 14:24 GMT
Ebola death toll rises to almost 4,900
Red Cross says epidemic can be contained in West Africa within four months if all necessary steps are taken.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2014 10:47 GMT
Cuban medics arrive in Liberia to fight Ebola
More than 50 doctors land in Monrovia as WHO officials say they hope to develop serum from recovered patients' blood.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2014 13:36 GMT
WHO faulted for Ebola response failures
Internal report says World Health Organization bungled efforts to halt the spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2014 01:51 GMT
DRC expels top UN official over abuse report
UN human rights report says Congolese police summarily executed at least nine men in capital Kinshasa.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2014 02:39 GMT
WHO says East Asia at risk of Ebola
Warning comes as the Philippines considers a request to send health workers to Ebola-hit West African countries.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2014 17:13 GMT
N Korea 'agrees to restart talks with South'
Seoul says Pyongyang has expressed "willingness" to restart dialogue between late October and early November.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2014 18:04 GMT
N Korean officials in rare visit to South
Trip by Kim Jong-un's top aides comes as speculation mounts about his health after he is not seen in public for a month.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2014 12:28 GMT
CERN: celebrating 60 years of science
The European Organisation for Nuclear Research, the world's biggest particle physics lab, turns 60.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 13:17 GMT
Deadliest year for migrants crossing Med
International Organisation for Migration says figure is twice the yearly average and worst since beginning of century.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 19:42 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
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