Death toll of Somali blasts rises to 11

Sunday, October 1, 2017

A firefighter looks at a destroyed car at the scene of an explosion outside the Jazeera hotel in Mogadishu, Jan 1, 2014. MOGADISHU – The death toll from the twin car-bomb explosions that targeted a hotel in Somali capital Mogadishu has risen to 11 while dozens more were injured, Somali police and local media reports […]

Surging hand-foot-mouth disease in Beijing

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Beijing saw an outbreak of hand-foot-mouth disease with more than 2,600 cases reported per week from May 26 to June 22, said the capital’s disease prevention center on Sunday.In the four consecutive weeks during the period, the number of weekly reported hand-foot-mouth cases increased from 2,645 to 3,013 in Beijing, said the Beijing Disease Prevention […]