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Drug-resistant malaria spreading fast in Southeast Asia, warn experts

Jul 31, 2014

Drug-resistant malaria spreading fast in Southeast Asia, warn experts

Congo (DRC) - that were included in the sampling.The study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, said doubling the course of antimalarial
Insight - Gold, diamonds feed C. African religious violence

Jul 29, 2014

Insight - Gold, diamonds feed C. African religious violence

south, the United Nations agreed to a 12,000-strong mission from September. A ceasefire signed last week in the capital of neighbouring Congo Republic
Ebola outbreak in Africa leads to new fears about spread via flights

Jul 29, 2014

Ebola outbreak in Africa leads to new fears about spread via flights

Since 1976, when the virus was first discovered, Ebola outbreaks were limited to remote corners of Congo and Uganda, far from urban centers, and stayed
Nigeria fourth country in West Africa to report Ebola death

Jul 27, 2014

Nigeria fourth country in West Africa to report Ebola death

two simultaneous outbreaks in Nzara, Sudan, and in Yambuku, Democratic Republic of Congo. The latter appeared in a village situated near the Ebola river
First Ebola victim in Sierra Leone capital on the run

Jul 26, 2014

First Ebola victim in Sierra Leone capital on the run

around 60 percent. The West African outbreak is the first time that Ebola, which was first discovered in what is now Democratic Republic of Congo in 1976
Indonesia has the world's highest deforestation rate: report

Jul 17, 2014

Indonesia has the world's highest deforestation rate: report

with better data in his hands. After the Amazon and Congo, Indonesia boasts the largest tropical forests in the world, which include 10 percent of all
Ugandan says kills 60 gunmen, troops deployed near oil area

Jul 08, 2014

Ugandan says kills 60 gunmen, troops deployed near oil area

and had no connection to the Islamist rebel group ADF-NALU.Uganda worries that ADF-NALU, if left unchallenged in Congo's loosely governed east, poses a
Uganda: Clash between govt forces, tribal gunmen kills 65

Jul 07, 2014

Uganda: Clash between govt forces, tribal gunmen kills 65

with the Democratic Republic of Congo, officials said on Sunday.It was not immediately clear what sparked and who was behind the violence, but the region
Unity in diversity? How Belgium's exit from World Cup 2014 affects the country

Jul 06, 2014

Unity in diversity? How Belgium's exit from World Cup 2014 affects the country

unrecognisable as to which part of Belgium he is from," the 30-year old said. Vanhooymissen has lived in the Congo for 15 years and admits that he is inclined to
Worst Ebola outbreak kills 467, UN fears epidemic could spread

Jul 04, 2014

Worst Ebola outbreak kills 467, UN fears epidemic could spread

outbreaks, not including isolated cases involving only one patient, since the virus first spread to humans in the Democratic Republic of Congo, then known as