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Ebola drugs show ‘90% survival rate'

Ebola may soon be a "preventable and treatable" disease after a trial of two drugs showed significantly improved survival rates, scientists...


Hong Kong cancels flights over protests

Hong Kong International Airport has cancelled departing flights, as anti-government protests in its main terminal continue for a fourth...


North Korea tests 'short-range ballistic missiles'

North Korea has fired two missiles into the sea, its fifth such launch in recent weeks. The missiles are thought to be...


China issues red alert as typhoon nears

Chinese authorities have declared a red alert as a powerful typhoon heads towards the eastern coast. Typhoon Lekima is...


Amnesty Int’l issues alert to travellers visiting U.S.

Amnesty International has issued a travel warning calling for travellers and visitors to the United States of America (USA) to exercise...


Congo medics arrested over Ebola doctor’s killing

There have also been a series of attacks by other unidentified groups on Ebola response centres. In one incident, family...


US mass shootings: Trump visits Dayton and El Paso

US President Donald Trump has visited two cities reeling from mass shootings but the trip saw protests and feuds with local politicians.


Trump to visit mass shooting sites amid criticism

Donald Trump is to visit the sites of mass shootings in Ohio and Texas amid warnings he will not be welcome. The attacks...


Obama urges Americans to reject leaders who stoke hatred

Former US President Barack Obama has called on Americans to reject language from any of their leaders that feeds hatred or normalises...


Trump condemns racism, white supremacy

President Donald Trump has condemned "racism, hatred and white supremacy" in an address following mass shootings that left 31 dead...