- Published on Thursday, 16 October 2014 17:14
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.
- Published on Thursday, 16 October 2014 16:45
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.
- Published on Tuesday, 14 October 2014 10:43
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.
- Published on Thursday, 16 October 2014 08:12
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.
- Published on Friday, 10 October 2014 12:18
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.
- Published on Wednesday, 15 October 2014 13:17
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.
- Published on Friday, 10 October 2014 10:04
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.