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Cuban doctors arrive in Liberia to fight Ebola
Reuters - 116 Minutes ago
Men work near a tent of a field hospital set up for training purposes, in the Pedro Kouri Tropical Medicine Institute, where Cuban doctors train for their Ebola mission, in Havana October 17, 2014.
Cuban doctors arrive in Liberia to fight … Yahoo! India
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Somali teenager 'stoned to death'
BBC - 120 Minutes ago
An Islamic court has stoned a teenager to death in southern Somalia after convicting him of raping a woman, a pro-Islamist news site reports. The judge ordered Hasan Ahmad Ali, 18, to compensate the
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Israel: 2 soldiers injured in fire coming from Egypt
CNN - 112 Minutes ago
(CNN) -- Two Israeli soldiers were injured Wednesday in an attack coming from Egypt, near the Egypt-Israel border, the Israeli military said. The soldiers were taken to a hospital after being hit "by
Israel: Two soldiers injured in fire coming from Egypt CNN
Israel: 2 troops injured in attack from Egypt Channel4000
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Cuban doctors arrive in Liberia to fight Ebola alongside U.S. troops
Reuters - 100 Minutes ago
Men work near a tent of a field hospital set up for training purposes, in the Pedro Kouri Tropical Medicine Institute, where Cuban doctors train for their Ebola mission, in Havana October 17, 2014.
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Two die in Sierra Leone riot sparked by Ebola tests
Times Live South Africa - 102 Minutes ago
A machete-wielding mob clashed with security personnel in the eastern town of Koidu and then went on a rampage on Tuesday, after preventing a medical team from taking the blood from the 90-year-old mother
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Rioting over Ebola case in Sierra Leone town
Reuters India - 7 Hours ago
1:34am IST FREETOWN (Reuters) - Authorities in Sierra Leone imposed a curfew in the eastern town of Koidu on Tuesday after a dispute between youth and police over a suspected case of Ebola degenerated
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Nigeria Truce Is Shaky, No News of Abducted Girls
ABC News - 93 Minutes ago
Days after Nigeria's military raised hopes by announcing Islamic extremists have agreed to a cease-fire, Boko Haram is still fighting and there is no word about 219 schoolgirls held hostage for six months.
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2 Israeli Troops Wounded by Gunfire From Egypt
ABC News - 93 Minutes ago
The Israeli military says two soldiers have been wounded in the southern Negev Desert after being fired upon by unknown attackers from the Egyptian side of the border. Wednesday's shooting was a rare
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CORRECTED-African Minerals chairman looks to buy London Mining's Marampa mine
Reuters UK - 105 Minutes ago
(Corrects headline and paragraph 1 to say Timis is chairman of African Minerals, not CEO) Oct 22 (Reuters) - African Minerals Ltd's Chairman Frank Timis is looking to buy failed West African miner
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Israeli troops come under fire along Egyptian border: Israeli army
Reuters - 116 Minutes ago
(Reuters) - An Israeli military force came under fire along the Egyptian border on Wednesday, the Israeli army said without disclosing whether there were any casualties. Islamist militants have been
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UPDATE 1-Cuban doctors arrive in Liberia to fight Ebola alongside U.S. troops
Reuters UK - 105 Minutes ago
(Adds background, details) By James Harding Giahyue MONROVIA Oct 22 (Reuters) - A plane carrying some 50 Cuban doctors and nurses arrived in Liberia on Wednesday to help treat victims of Ebola in
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Israel: Attack near Egypt injures troops
CNN - 94 Minutes ago
(CNN) -- Two Israeli soldiers were injured Wednesday in an attack coming from Egypt, near the Egypt-Israel border, the Israeli military said. The soldiers were taken to a hospital after being hit "by
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Smart meters foil Africa's power thieves
CNN - 112 Minutes ago
Editor's note: Smart Business explores the ways companies are thinking smart to thrive in our digitized world. (CNN) -- In the narrow winding lanes of Old Delhi, the knotted masses of electrical wiring
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Steenkamp's parents 'satisfied' as Pistorius starts prison term
CNN - 114 Minutes ago
Pretoria (CNN) -- Reeva Steenkamp's parents said Tuesday they are "satisfied" with the sentence handed down to their daughter's killer, as Oscar Pistorius started his first full day in a South African
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Boko Haram victim: I cried for help
CNN - 114 Minutes ago
Abuja, Nigeria (CNN) -- With every attack by Islamist militants in northern Nigeria, Daniel Ayuba relives a nightmare. Two years ago, attackers planted a bomb near a car wash in Maiduguri. The explosion
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With New Freedoms, Young in Tunisia Turn to ISIS
NewsMax.com - 115 Minutes ago
Of the Middle East countries convulsed by the Arab Spring, Tunisia is considered the singular, democratic success — which is why a turn toward extremism among the country's youth is particularly troubling.
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Steenkamp's parents are 'satisfied'
CNN - 2 Hours ago
Pretoria (CNN) -- Reeva Steenkamp's parents said Tuesday they are "satisfied" with the sentence handed down to their daughter's killer, as Oscar Pistorius started his first full day in a South African
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Ebola fears cripple safaris
CNN - 114 Minutes ago
(CNN) -- With travel to Africa poised to hit all-time highs in 2014, a drop-off in travel bookings was the last thing the continent's lucrative safari industry thought it would be facing going into 2015.
Ebola fears cripple Africa's safari industry WLWT
Ebola fears cripple safari trade CNN
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Millicom partners with Deezer for Tigo Music in Africa
BusinessWeek - 7 Hours ago
L- LEUDELANGE, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 22, 2014-- Millicom (STO:MIC)(NASDAQ:MICC), the international telecommunications and media company, announced today that it has extended its partnership with
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African rivalries weaken U.N. hand against rebels in Congo
Reuters India - 8 Hours ago
KINSHASA (Reuters) - Hundreds of Rwandan rebels in eastern Congo are defying a six month ultimatum to disarm, ratcheting up pressure on regional powers and U.N. peacekeepers to eliminate, once and for
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U.S. tightens travel restrictions from West Africa to curb Ebola
Los Angeles Times - 10 Hours ago
Ever since an Ebola case from Liberia arrived at a Dallas hospital last month, political pressure has been building on the Obama administration to restrict travel from the three West African countries
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Egypt makeover princess games
ZDNet - 10 Hours ago
All women living in the north of Africa have a great culture and respect very much. They can not do anything if no makeup or if you arrange because it is considered bad if you do. Today should help some
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Aid for Africa
CHINAdaily.com.cn - 11 Hours ago
China is working on a plan for a new round of aid to help African countries fight Ebola, and will provide as much help as it can to the United Nations' trust fund for the epidemic, said Premier Li Keqiang
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Man contracted Ebola in Liberia but no longer has it
CNN - 12 Hours ago
(CNN) -- Freelance cameraman Ashoka Mukpo no longer has the Ebola virus in his bloodstream and will be allowed to leave Nebraska Medical Center, the hospital said Tuesday. "Just got my results," Mukpo
Man contracted virus in Liberia but no longer has it CNN
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Grim life for South African inmates
CNN - 13 Hours ago
(CNN) -- Oscar Pistorius began a new life behind bars Tuesday after he was sentenced to a maximum five years' imprisonment for culpable homicide in the death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Under South
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