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16/10/2014 Ebola: Questions about a stealthy virus

The Ebola virus species that has killed more than 4,000 people in west Africa caught everyone by surprise when it erupted thousands of kilometres...

22/10/2014 Eyes on the ties: from power symbol to fashion statement

From a symbol of power to a fashion statement, ties in all their guises are on show at a new exhibition dedicated to the neckwear at the Swiss...

22/10/2014 Switzerland top destination for expats: poll

Switzerland is the world's favourite destination among expats, followed by Singapore and China, a poll on quality of life for bank HSBC found...

16/10/2014 World steps up Ebola action as fear mounts

Western countries are scrambling to review safety measures at airports and borders amid a mounting wave of fear that West Africa's Ebola...

21/10/2014 World fears mount that Ebola battle being lost

The World Bank warned Friday the fight to stop Ebola was being lost, as the UN pleaded for more money to combat the escalating epidemic and global...

21/10/2014 WHO pools experimental Ebola vaccines as experts scramble to beat virus

A batch of experimental Ebola vaccine was Tuesday set to arrive in Switzerland from Canada, as researchers scramble to beat the deadly disease...

19/10/2014 Experimental Ebola vaccine expected in Geneva

Canada will start sending more than 1,000 doses of an experimental Ebola vaccine to Switzerland this week as part of the global fight against the...

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