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Ebola outbreak has killed 120 health workers
WHO says epidemic has affected an "unprecedented number of medical staff" in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 16:37 GMT
Sri Lanka's surging cash reliance on China
Island nation has received $4bn since 2009 and critics warn that could mean greater dependence on China.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 11:35 GMT
Pressure problems turn back Malaysia airliner
Malaysia Airlines plane bound for Japan forced to return to Kuala Lumpur due to pressure problems inside the aircraft.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2014 10:13 GMT
Death toll in Japan landslides mounts
Search and rescue operation halted at dawn on Sunday as fresh rain raised concerns about more landslides.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2014 07:09 GMT
Phelps wins relay gold in comeback
The most successful Olympic swimmer bags first gold at Pan Pacific Championship but finishes fourth in 100m freestyle.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 15:55 GMT
Heavy rains risk further landslides in Japan
Forecasts of more rain in Hiroshima as officials say 40 people dead and 47 unaccounted for from Wednesday's disaster.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 14:52 GMT
Ledecky starts off with two golds
Katie Ledecky leads the US team to a good start in the Pan Pacific swimming championship with 200m and 800m wins.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 14:34 GMT
Japan landslides leave many dead
At least 36 die in Hiroshima as average rainfall for the whole of August falls on the city overnight.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 18:49 GMT
Snubbing the Elephants of Ivory Coast
National football team's recurring failures have turned rapturous support of local fans cold - even icy at times.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 13:19 GMT
Why is Catholicism important in South Korea?
A history of scientific pursuit and democratic activism has set a special place for Catholicism in Korean society.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 12:24 GMT
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