Friday, August 28, 2015   

WHO approves untested drugs for Ebola
(08-13 10:25)

A panel of experts from the World Health Organisation has decided that experimental drugs, which have not been tested on humans, can be used to treat victims of the Ebola virus in West Africa.
More than a thousand people have been killed in the current outbreak. Two American aid workers are receiving an experimental treatment; a Spanish priest, who also apparently received it, has died. --RTHK   
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New-born panda cub dies at US zoo (08-27 12:49)
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US cameraman and reporter gunned down on air (08-26 21:17)
Zimbabwe park guide killed saving visitors from lion attack (08-26 20:55)
Right wingers jeer Merkel at refugee shelter (08-26 19:32)
Indians wash off their sins at festival (08-26 19:02)

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