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DRC asked to protect rights of Ebola patients
DRC asked to protect rights of Ebola patients

'Protecting human rights is key to responding to the Ebola outbreak,' HRW says

DR Congo: Over 1,000 people vaccinated for Ebola
DR Congo: Over 1,000 people vaccinated for Ebola

World Health Organization and Public Health Ministry on May 8 announced confirmed cases of Ebola in the country

Canadian groups call for ban on some plastics
Canadian groups call for ban on some plastics
Stronger Africa borders urged in wake of Ebola outbreak
Stronger Africa borders urged in wake of Ebola outbreak
WHO calls for global fight against tobacco
WHO calls for global fight against tobacco
Turkish agencies launch campaign to treat cataracts
Turkish agencies launch campaign to treat cataracts

Slogan for this year's campaign is 'Time to see beauties'

Turkish early cancer detection microchip claims awards
Turkish early cancer detection microchip claims awards

Developed by high school students in west Turkey, microchip gets award in US, Europe

Congo begins Ebola vaccination
Congo begins Ebola vaccination