Google to boost Ebola donations

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

New Suspected Ebola case reported in France

A nurse suspected of being infected with Ebola virus has been sent to a hospital outside Paris, media reported Thursday.

MSF warns of health threats in Iraq's conflict zones

The situation of more than 2 million people trapped in conflict zones in Iraq is "desperate and alarming", but their plight is not attracting the international concern that it should, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) director general Bruno Jochum said Wednesday.

World 'losing the battle' to contain Ebola: MSF

International medical agency Medecins sans Frontieres said today the world was "losing the battle" to contain Ebola and called for a global biological disaster response to get aid and personnel to west Africa.

22 killed in attack on Central Africa MSF hospital: Peacekeepers

At least 22 people including three staff members of medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres were killed during a weekend attack by gunmen on a Central African hospital, an officer from the MISCA peacekeeping force told AFP.

Three aid workers killed in Central African Republic

A spokesman for the global aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres says three of its workers have been killed in Central African Republic.

MSF authenticate use of chemical weapons in Syria

Nearly, 3,600 patients with neurotoxic symptoms were treated in Syria out of which 355 have died, Medecins Sans Frontieres said on Saturday.

Two Spanish aid workers freed in Somalia: MSF

Two Spanish aid workers kidnapped almost two years ago in Kenya and then held in Somalia have been freed, their employer Doctors Without Borders said.

UN agency appeals for Myanmar food aid

The World Food Programme has said that it urgently needs USD 11 million to buy food for some 100,000 people displaced in the sectarian violence in Myanmar.

MSF battles kala azar in Bihar

Medecins Sans Frontieres, which provides medical humanitarian aid worldwide, is waging a war against kala azar in Bihar.

`Libya militias, Army torturing Gaddafi loyalists`

Amnesty International said that despite promises, Libya`s new rulers have made no progress to stop the use of torture.

Bahrain admits raid on international medical group

Bahrain said Medecins Sans Frontieres was operating without permission in the Gulf Kingdom.