By Cynthia Johnston CAIRO (Reuters) – Two Egyptian women died of bird flu on Monday, bringing to four the number of fatalities from the virus in the most populous Arab country in less than a week as Egypt emerged from a warm-weather lull in avian flu cases. All four deaths […]
Message from the New Zealand Health Trust, 2nd Jan. 2008 Medsafe’s proposal to take control of Dietary Supplements from NZFSA could potentially be disastrous for business in the new year and we believe it is important to get a top level legal opinion on their ability to do so. We […]
Link AP Exclusive: Military’s Use of Unmanned Drones That Can Watch, Hunt Insurgents Surges in Iraq LOLITA C. BALDOR AP News Jan 01, 2008 16:31 EST The military’s reliance on unmanned aircraft that can watch, hunt and sometimes kill insurgents has soared to more than 500,000 hours in the air, […]
Link At least 100 people have been killed across Kenya in violence blamed on the disputed presidential election. A BBC reporter at a mortuary in the opposition stronghold of Kisumu saw about 40 bodies with gunshot wounds. A witness said police had opened fire.