• Nepal centenarian takes to the sky for the first time

    Kathmandu, Shawwal 13, 1434, Aug 20, 2013, SPA — A bedridden 106-year-old man in south-eastern Nepal fulfilled a lifelong wish Tuesday when he took his first flight, dpa cited organizers as saying. Bote Rai, who was undergoing treatment for seasonal …

  • Somalia polio outbreak spreads; 105 recorded cases

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Shawwal 9, 1434, Aug 16, 2013, SPA — The U.N.'s humanitarian affairs office said a polio outbreak in Somalia is spreading, AP reported. The U.N. said Friday that Somalia has 105 confirmed cases of polio, with another 10 …

  • Cholera outbreak in Afghanistan infects 1,400

    KABUL, Afghanistan, Shawwal 5, 1434, Aug 12, 2013, SPA — A cholera outbreak has infected 1,400 people in northeastern Afghanistan, killing at least one person, UPI cited health officials as saying. Noor Khawari, head of Afghanistan's public health department, said …

  • France arrests serviceman accused of mosque plot

    PARIS, Shawwal 4, 1434, Aug 11, 2013, SPA — The French Interior Ministry said a military serviceman who was planning an attack on a mosque has been arrested, AP reported. In a statement Sunday, the ministry said a 23-year-old man, …

  • Dengue epidemic looms for Central American region

    MEXICO CITY, Shawwal 2, 1434, Aug 9, 2013, SPA — Central America is on track to have one of its worst years ever for the painful, sometimes fatal disease of dengue, prompting governments across the region to mobilize against the …

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