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Ebola disease

Michelle invites Indian doctor for State of the Union Address

US First Lady Michelle Obama has invited a prominent Indian-American doctor, who is playing a key role in fighting the dreaded Ebola disease in West Africa, for tomorrow's State of the Union Address.

Jan 20, 2015, 10:09 AM IST

Ebola killed 6,841, infected 18,464 so far: WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has confirmed that 6,841 people have been killed by the Ebola virus disease so far since its outbreak.

Dec 16, 2014, 18:13 PM IST

WHO team to inspect Ebola prevention in Bahrain

A World Health Organisation (WHO) team will embark on a visit to Bahrain Sunday to assess its readiness to deal with the Ebola disease, a Bahraini health official said Saturday.

Nov 09, 2014, 03:18 AM IST

Suspected Ebola case tested negative in Australia

The health officials on Friday said that the man who was suspected with the deadly disease Ebola, tested negative in Australia.

Sep 12, 2014, 10:18 AM IST

Ebola virus: Tripura, Mizoram take preventive measures

The Tripura and Mizoram governments have taken a number of preventive measures to check spread of deadly Ebola disease, officials from both the states said Sunday.

Sep 07, 2014, 13:05 PM IST