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  • Ebola slows down as reaching '70-70-60' target

    2014-12-02 09:08

    The World Health Organization's Assistant Director-General Bruce Aylward on Monday said the Ebola outbreaks is slowing down due to the affected West Africa countries almost reach the 70 percent target of safe burials, case isolation and treatment.

  • AIDS pandemic has reached tipping point

    2014-12-02 05:43

    The world has finally reached "the beginning of the end" of the AIDS pandemic that has infected and killed millions in the past 30 years.

  • China strongly condemns deadly bomb attack in northern Nigeria

    2014-12-01 19:20

    China on Monday strongly condemned a bomb attack on the Central Mosque in northwest Kano, Nigeria that left at least 120 killed and more than 270 injured on Friday.

  • S Africa holds annual motorcycle charity ride

    2014-12-01 13:42

    Photo taken on Nov 30, 2014 shows the participants and a motorcycle carrying a toy before the Toy Run in Johannesburg, South Africa.

  • Mosque attack killed 100, wounded 135 in Nigeria

    2014-12-01 09:58

    A total of 100 people were killed in Friday's coordinated attack on the central mosque of north Nigeria's biggest city of Kano and 135 people were wounded, the governor of Kano state said on Saturday.

  • More than 16,000 sickened with Ebola, 7,000 died

    2014-11-29 20:51

    The new death toll, released by the World Health Organization, represents an increase of more than 1,000 deaths since a report from two days before.

  • Egyptian court drops case against Mubarak

    2014-11-29 17:34

    An Egyptian court dropped its case against ousted president Hosni Mubarak on charges of ordering the killing of protesters during the 2011 revolt that removed him from power.

  • Ethiopian official extends welcome to Chinese businesses

    2014-11-28 16:50

    Ethiopia welcomes more Chinese companies to invest in the country, especially in manufacturing, agriculture and services, said Demeke Mekonnen, Ethiopian vice-prime minister, at the China-Ethiopia Business Forum in Beijing this week.

  • Tourism summit to travel to Morocco

    2014-11-28 16:26

    Abderrafia Zouitene, Chief Executive Officer of Moroccan National Tourist Office, applauds with Yan Han, deputy secretary-general of World Tourism Cities Federation (WTCF), after signing an agreement to transfer the bidding of the federation's 2015 summit to Morocco's Rabat and Fez on Morocco-China Economic Forum in Beijing on Friday.

  • Ebola cases near 16,000

    2014-11-28 09:22

    The death toll in the world's worst Ebola epidemic has risen to 5,689 out of 15,935 cases reported in eight countries by the end of Nov 23, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday.

  • Two female bombers kill 30 in Nigeria

    2014-11-25 21:15

    Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up Tuesday in a crowded market in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, killing at least 30 people, said witnesses and a security official.

  • Libya's rival ruler could ban UN envoy, complicating peace talks

    2014-11-25 19:01

    Libya's rival government may forbid a UN official from entering the territory it controls, a move that could make it harder to negotiate an end to a violent struggle for power that threatens to tear the country apart.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.