Health workers in Liberia where a second case of ebola has been reported.

Liberia has confirmed a second case of Ebola just a day after authorities said they had detected a new case of the deadly virus previously thought (...)

A Liberian has died of Ebola in the first recorded case since the country at the heart of an epidemic was declared free of the virus on May 9th, Deput(...)

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, once dubbed the “climate chancellor”, hoped to revitalise her green credentials by getting the G7 nations to agree specific emissions goals. Photograph: EPA 1:33

Group of Seven leaders agreed on Monday to wean their economies off carbon fuels and supported a global goal for reducing greenhouse gas emissions, bu(...)

Right: Rescued migrants disembarking off the Italian Guardia Costiera vessel in Sicily on Friday.  Photograph: Alberto Pizzoli/AFP. Left: Adrian Corish

Everyone thought I was crazy when I moved to Africa in 1989. I was going to live in a place with no televisions, no electricity and a high risk of (...)

The development marks the first such success against the strain of Ebola that killed up to 10,000 people in West Africa’s 2014-2015 outbreak. Photograph: Frederick Murphy/CDC/PA Wire

An experimental Ebola drug cured three monkeys intentionally infected with the virus, according to a study published in Nature magazine.The developmen(...)

A man walks past an Ebola awareness painting on a wall in downtown Monrovia, Liberia. One year has passed since the declaration of what has become the largest Ebola outbreak in history, with more than 10,000 deaths. Photograph: Ahmed Jallanzo/EPA

One year has passed since the declaration of what has become the largest Ebola outbreak in history, with more than 10,000 deaths. The virus escaped co(...)

One year has passed since the declaration of what became the largest Ebola outbreak in history, with more than 10,000 deaths and 24,000 people infected. But health experts and charities have warned the danger is far from over. Picture show healthcare workers prepare to go inside of the high-risk area for the first time, at the Hastings Ebola treatment unit in Freetown, Sierra Leone, in November. Photograph: Daniel Berehulak/The New York Times.

One year has passed since the declaration of what became the largest Ebola outbreak in history, with more than 10,000 deaths and 24,000 people infecte(...)

A nurse administers an Ebola vaccine as part of a study at Redemption Hospital, formerly a holding centre for the infected in Monrovia, Liberia. Photograph: Daniel Berehulak/The New York Times

A US healthcare worker who tested positive for Ebola while in Sierra Leone is in a serious condition at a Maryland hospital, and a second American who(...)

An ebola survivor, Sianneh Beyan, weeps in front of a hut housing the remains of her late husband and relatives cremated as a result of the deadly ebola virus in Disco Hill, Margibi County, Liberia. Photograph: Ahmed Jallanzo/EPA

Measles cases could almost double in countries hardest hit by the West African Ebola outbreak as overwhelmed health systems are unable to maintain chi(...)

Up to 700 British military personnel have been working in the west African country to aid the Ebola crisis. Photograph: Cellou Binanicellou/AFP/Getty Images

A British military healthcare worker in Sierra Leone has tested positive for Ebola.Public Health England (PHE) said the worker, who is reported to be (...)