The Global Alliance for TB Drug Development (TB Alliance) announced on February 19, 2015 the start of the first human study of a new TB drug candidate TBA-354-the first new potential TB drug to begin a Phase 1 clinical study in 6 years since 2009.
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Al Shabab video calls for an attack on Mall of America, West Edmonton Mall in Canada and the Oxford Street shopping area in London.
15:14 Feb 23, 2015
Sometimes there is a waste in health and medical research, says Dr Hans Lund, Chair of EBRNetwork Steering Group and a senior researcher at University of Southern Denmark.
12:49 Feb 21, 2015
Al-Shabaab Islamists kill 25 and injure 40 in two explosions in Mogadishu, Somalia. Among the dead were two members of parliament and senior government officials.
04:51 Feb 21, 2015
The two men were captured without weapons or any devices but are suspected to be an operational cell for the facilitation of activities by Alshabab.
04:33 Feb 21, 2015
Drone strikes have weakened Al Shabaab's ability near the capital Mogadishu and the same should be applied in central Somalia where militants are gaining some strength.
04:03 Feb 15, 2015
Before World Cancer Day, an acquaintance succumbed to this disease within 10 months of diagnosis, and became part of the world statistics of someone dying of lung cancer every 30 seconds.
14:41 Feb 13, 2015
Every 30 seconds, someone in the world dies of lung cancer. According to the World Cancer Report 2014, more people die from lung cancer than from any other type.
20:03 Feb 6, 2015
The next established government in September 2012 after the transitional period has coped with fulfilling some important strategies of hope and life in the country.
17:13 Jan 31, 2015
The company of 12 actors rotates roles across the course of the tour, and together with their 4 stage managers travel with a completely portable set.
14:54 Jan 31, 2015
Smoking has had a great adverse impact on many communities and has been directly responsible for the plight of those who are slowly wasting away from the ravages of lung cancer.
07:22 Jan 29, 2015
Somali pirates were well-organized criminals exploiting the horrible deterioration of the country.
17:41 Jan 24, 2015
In 2014, efforts to silence the independent media have been brutally effective, including politically motivated deaths; imprisonments and other attacks.
03:09 Jan 21, 2015
It has not yet been determined whether this was an accident, or a Suicide bomber. Bombers usually use private cars, and civilians are tired of the endless dramas.
15:42 Jan 20, 2015
Muslims say any image of the Prophet Muhammad is an attack on their religion following what happened in Paris. Many people were shocked by the terror attacks on the satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo. Frenc
05:07 Jan 20, 2015
Sheikh Sharif Sayid Ali Sharif Nurow Amin was shot dead while on his way from a large mosque in Baidoba after Maghrib prayers. No one has yet claimed responsibility.
03:34 Jan 19, 2015
If you are visiting Somalia try not to use Swahili, but use Somali and English, or you will find yourself in trouble, as these people did.
16:24 Jan 18, 2015
Somali government started major steps forward in the beginning by putting stringent measures in place to prevent Ebola from entering the horn of African coastal country
15:53 Jan 18, 2015
Foreign ministers and the representatives from African countries arrived at Aden-Ade Mogadishu airport for the Intergovernmental Authority on Development in Africa meeting.
05:04 Jan 13, 2015
The farmer, a former poacher and now training farmers to be food self-reliant, provided information on the movement of illegal wildlife by traffickers.
14:24 Jan 10, 2015