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  1. Teching Ebola out of Africa: 'National e-Response, only solution'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Vanguard

    Unless a sustainable national electronic response centre is immediately established in all the African states where the dreaded Ebola virus is ravaging people and economies, controlling it may be a wild goose chase.


  2. Liberia president declares Ebola curfewRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Bellingham Herald

    The measures came as authorities said that three health workers in the country who received an experimental drug for the disease are showing signs of recovery, though medical experts caution it is not certain if the drug is effective.


  3. Liberia to enforce Ebola curfewRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Liberia 's president declared a curfew and ordered security forces to quarantine a slum home to at least 50,000 people as the country fought to stop the spread of Ebola in the capital.


  4. Suite Dreams: The Twelve Apostles Hotel and SpaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | QTMagazine

    Capetown is without a doubt the unrivaled gay jewel of South Africa. You'll certainly feel at home in Greenpoint enjoying a martini at Crew Bar, or meeting new friends and shaking it to the Kylie remixes at Bronx Bar.


  5. UN Ebola Czar Heads To West AfricaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    The UN's new pointman on Ebola said Tuesday he will travel to West Africa this week to shore up health services in the four countries hit by the worst-ever outbreak of the virus.


  6. Ebola: UN Health Agency Reports Encouraging Signs in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Scoop

    UNICEF and Partners take to the streets of Conakry, the capital of Guinea, to provide information on how to combat the Ebola outbreak as well as distribute soap and chlorine.


  7. Top UN Ebola Coordinator on His Way to AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Voice of America

    The senior United Nations coordinator on the Ebola virus says he will travel to Africa later this week.


  8. Nigeria, Guinea show some encouraging signs in Ebola outbreaks: WHORead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Despite the outbreak of Ebola virus disease in West Africa continued to evolve, the World Health Organization on Tuesday said in a statement that the disease-affected Nigeria and Guinea have showed some encouraging signs to contain the outbreak.


  9. Ebola suspect in Uganda turns negativeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Laboratory results for a suspected Ebola case in Uganda has turned out negative, a ministry of health spokesperson said Tuesday.


  10. Ebola: CAF gives Nigeria all clear to host matchesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Nigeria has been given the all clear to host AFCON qualifying matches which begin next month after the Confederation of Africa Football instructed Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia to find neutral grounds for their matches.


  11. UN urges Ebola-hit countries to start exit screening at airports, ports, major crossingsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Ebola-affected countries should immediately begin exit screening all passengers leaving international airports, sea ports and major ground crossings, the U.N. health agency said.


  12. Are Portland hospitals prepared for Ebola?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    It's a scary prospect: Ebola in Oregon, transported by an unwitting traveler from West Africa, where the biggest outbreak on record is unfolding.


  13. Chikungunya fever: Invasion of Americas by mosquito-borne virus is likely, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    While media attention has been focused recently on coronavirus cases in the Arabian peninsula and the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, experts note that another threat lies in the spread of Chikungunya fever, an illness that is transmitted by mosquitoes and can cause fever, joint and muscle pain, headaches, and rashes.


  14. Academy four may miss outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Daily Echo

    The Hampshire Academy could potentially be without four England junior age group internationals for tomorrow's visit to second-placed ECB Southern Electric Premier League title challengers Havant, beginning at 1pm.


  15. London world's most influential global city for 2014: ForbesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago |

    An analysis by Forbes magazine has revealed that London is the most influential city of the world for 2014, despite Britain coming second in the world power list.


  16. Nigeria Makes Gains in Efforts to Contain EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Big News

    The health situation could be turning the corner in Nigeria, nearly a month after an Ebola-infected air traveler from Liberia brought the disease to Lagos.


  17. African tech experts call for national e-response centre on EbolaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Vanguard

    BY EMEKA AGINAM In an effort to help build a more robust tech response to the Ebola crisis spreading like wild fire globally, concerned African ICT professionals and stakeholders have called for the establishment of a national electronic response centre in all African countries on Ebola.


  18. India Sets up Ebola Quarantine at Delhi Airport for 'Medical Tourism' CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    The Indian government has established a special Ebola care and quarantine facility at Delhi Airport, designed for patients with Ebola symptoms, but it is mindful that most who enter the country with similar symptoms are eventually diagnosed with malaria, typhoid fever, or other dangerous diseases.


  19. Pleasant Hill woman volunteers with nonprofit crafting business through artRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Pat Daily was able to live her philosophy during a visit to East Africa in 2007: "Life has much more interest, meaning, joy and purpose when you know you are helping and making a difference in the lives of others."


  20. Several Paleolithic Cultures Flourished In North AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Archaeology

    A new study of Paleolithic stone tools from 17 sites in North Africa shows that between 130,000 and 75,000 years ago, there were at least four separate populations in the region, each with its own distinctive cultural traits, .