Home > News > World
Tuesday August 12, 2014 MYT 7:40:03 AM
Tuesday August 12, 2014 MYT 7:41:23 AM
DAKAR (Reuters) - The death toll from the worst ever outbreak of Ebola has reached 1,013 after another 52 people died in the three days to Aug. 9 in three West African countries, the World Health Organization said on Monday.
The largest number of reported new deaths were in Liberia, where 29 people died, followed by 17 in Sierra Leone and six in Guinea, the WHO said in a statement on its website. The total number of cases rose to 1,848, it said.
(Reporting by Daniel Flynn, editing by G Crosse)
Japan, U.S. extend deadline for new Asian security guidelines
Iraqi Kurds liberate besieged Sinjar mountain, freeing hundreds
Adviser for key Australian lawmaker arrested over alleged kidnap of bank executive
EU leaders ready long confrontation with Russia
Ladies, time to stand up and fight for your man
Looking out for your ears
Johannesburg – Africa’s most visited city
Atletico win to set up King's Cup clash with Real
Rise of the car-sharing apps poses threat to auto sector
Copyright © 1995-2014 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)