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Obama says Ebola fight far from over in W. Africa
Obama says Ebola fight far from over in W. Africa

US President Barack Obama warned that the fight to stem the Ebola outbreak was far from over in West Africa.

Obama says Ebola fight far from over in W. Africa
Stars sing about Ebola 'chimes of doom' in Band Aid video premiere
Stars sing about Ebola 'chimes of doom' in Band Aid video premiere

Stars like One Direction, Bono and Chris Martin featured in the video for the new Band Aid single to raise money for anti-Ebola charities.

Stars sing about Ebola 'chimes of doom' in Band Aid video premiere
Ebola death toll rises to 5,177: WHO
Ebola death toll rises to 5,177: WHO

The World Health Organization said Friday that 5,177 people had so far died of Ebola across eight countries, out of a total 14,413 cases of infection.

Ebola death toll rises to 5,177: WHO
Virus may affect mental abilities: US researchers
Virus may affect mental abilities: US researchers

People with an algae virus in their throats had more difficulty completing a mental exercise than healthy people, and more research is needed to understand why.

Virus may affect mental abilities: US researchers
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Google to boost Ebola donations

Google launched a campaign to raise money to fight Ebola, tossing $10 million into the pot and saying it will match donations to the fund two to one.

Google to boost Ebola donations
Ebola death toll hits 4,960: WHO
Ebola death toll hits 4,960: WHO

The World Health Organization said that 13,268 people had been infected with Ebola across eight countries, and 4,960 of them had died.

Ebola death toll hits 4,960: WHO
Japan to offer $100 million aid to Ebola-hit Africa
Japan to offer $100 million aid to Ebola-hit Africa

Japan will provide up to $100 million in fresh aid to Ebola-hit West Africa, after the United States called for further global efforts to combat the deadly virus.

Japan to offer $100 million aid to Ebola-hit Africa
Obama to request $6 billion for Ebola crisis
Obama to request $6 billion for Ebola crisis

US President Barack Obama is seeking more than $6 billion in emergency funding to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa and respond to cases in the United States.

Obama to request $6 billion for Ebola crisis
Kazakhstan provides financial aid to African countries to combat Ebola
Kazakhstan provides financial aid to African countries to combat Ebola

Kazakhstan has rendered financial aid to African countries through the UN Ebola Multi-Partner Trust Fund to combat the deadly Ebola virus.

Kazakhstan provides financial aid to African countries to combat Ebola
New York 'fully prepared' to handle Ebola case
New York 'fully prepared' to handle Ebola case

New York's mayor said America's largest city was fully equipped to handle Ebola as authorities sought to calm fears about the virus spreading.

New York 'fully prepared' to handle Ebola case
New York confirms first Ebola case, world rallies

A doctor who recently returned to New York from treating Ebola patients in Guinea tested positive for the deadly virus.

New York confirms first Ebola case, world rallies
Guinea offers $10,000 to families of health workers killed by Ebola
Guinea offers $10,000 to families of health workers killed by Ebola

The families of every Guinean health worker who has died in the Ebola outbreak will be compensated for their loss with $10,000.

Guinea offers $10,000 to families of health workers killed by Ebola
Canada to double UN contribution to fight Ebola
Canada to double UN contribution to fight Ebola

Canada has promised to double its financial contribution to the United Nations' fight against Ebola in West Africa.

Canada to double UN contribution to fight Ebola
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Travel ban may not help prevent Ebola spread: Obama

US President Barack Obama said that closing US borders to citizens of three West African countries hardest hit by the Ebola epidemic would be counter-productive.

Travel ban may not help prevent Ebola spread: Obama
Ebola 'most serious' health emergency in years: leaders
Ebola 'most serious' health emergency in years: leaders

The Ebola epidemic is "the most serious international public health emergency in recent years," British, US, French, German and Italian leaders agreed.

Ebola 'most serious' health emergency in years: leaders
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Kazakhstan joins global combat against infectious deseases

Kazakh scientist says that domestic specialists have the potential to develop a vaccine against deadly Ebola virus and are already working on vaccines against other types of deseases.

Kazakhstan joins global combat against infectious deseases
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Ebola might reach Kazakhstan in near future

The deadly virus might reach Kazakhstan in the near future both by air and ground transport.

Ebola might reach Kazakhstan in near future
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Kazakhstan not sending peacemakers to Liberia amid Ebola outbreak

Kazakhstan will not send any peacemakers to Liberia amid the outbreak of Ebola in that region.

Kazakhstan not sending peacemakers to Liberia amid Ebola outbreak
Ebola claims another victim -- African economies
Ebola claims another victim -- African economies

The Ebola virus is claiming a new victim: the economies of what are already some of the world's poorest countries,

Ebola claims another victim -- African economies
Ebola toll passes 4,000 as fears grow worldwide
Ebola toll passes 4,000 as fears grow worldwide

The death toll from Ebola has passed 4,000, the World Health Organization said.

Ebola toll passes 4,000 as fears grow worldwide