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Ghanaian Judge dies in Saudi Arabia

A Ghanaian judge died in Mecca, Saudi Arabia during this year’s Hajj, it has been reported.

Police in Saudi Arabia are said to be investigating the death of Justice Mohammed Goodman Nabon, who was knocked down by a car.

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Malaysia wins UN Security Council seat

Malaysia has returned to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) after a 15-year absence with an absolute victory.

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Reeva's cousin called as witness

Pretoria - The State called Reeva Steenkamp's cousin Kim Martin to testify in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Wednesday in the sentencing procedures of Oscar Pistorius.

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UK school stops Ghanaian teacher’s visit over Ebola

A school in County Durham, in the UK, has postponed a planned visit from a teacher from Ghana, after parents voiced concerns about the Ebola virus, despite the country not having any cases.

The teacher was due to visit Howden-le-Wear Primary School, near Crook, next Monday.

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U.S nurse confirmed as first known person to contract Ebola in U.S.

The identity of the Dallas health care worker who contracted Ebola after treating a patient who later died of the virus has been confirmed.

The family of 26-year-old Nina Pham, a nurse at Dallas' Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, confirmed the news to WFAA.

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Obama Calls for Rapid Response Teams to Contain Any Future Ebola Infections

The White House on Wednesday acknowledged shortcomings in the government’s response to Ebola as lawmakers from both parties called for swifter action to contain the spread of the virus.

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Edward Snowden wins Guardian readers' Nobel peace prize poll, ahead of Malala Yousafzai

Edward Snowden should have won the 2014 Nobel peace prize, according to Guardian readers who put the NSA whistleblower ahead of official winners Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi.

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Second health worker in Texas tests positive for Ebola

The latest case involves a hospital staff member who came down with a fever on Tuesday and was isolated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas.

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Malala and Kailash Satyarthi win Nobel Peace Prize

Pakistani child education activist Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian child rights campaigner, have jointly won the Nobel Peace Prize.

At the age of just 17, Malala is the youngest recipient of the prize.

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