Zika scare: Why are people shunning vaccination?

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Zika scare: Why are people shunning vaccination?

Image copyright AFP Image caption Zika cases first emerged in Brazil in May 2015 An international study finds that two-thirds of parents in the UK, Canada and Mexico are sure or somewhat likely to…

Nigeria's Ministry of Transport threatens CNN's Lagos office

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Nigeria’s Ministry of Transport threatens CNN’s Lagos office

The Ministry of Transport has threatened to block access to CNN International’s Lagos office, and has advised Nigerian representatives not to accept journalists’ questions from external media. “Your inability to provide, documentary evidence to…

Eight rides from China to Nepal and Indonesia

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Eight rides from China to Nepal and Indonesia

That’s right, if you’re still unsure whether a train journey into Asia is for you, this is an excellent guide to eight of the best train journeys from China to Nepal and Indonesia. Each…

US warned over 'unexpected changes' to Taiwan policy

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US warned over ‘unexpected changes’ to Taiwan policy

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The two countries have been rivals since China’s Nationalist fled to Taiwan in 1949 China has warned the United States to “calm down” and said that any change in…

Ethiopia's new leader commits to protecting civilians

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Ethiopia’s new leader commits to protecting civilians

Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, facing the most serious escalation of violence in decades, has thrown himself on the front lines and pledged to guarantee the safety of the country’s civilians in his first…