Daily Archives: February 8, 2017

Triple treat: Eclipse, comet, full moon all coming Friday night

Anger over plans to close beds at Torbay Hospital

SOUTH Devon residents have reacted angrily to confirmation that 32 beds at Torbay Hospital are to be closed.

They have also started a petition to save the women’s ward McCallum which is rumoured to be …

Celebrities line up with four of the world's top 10 in AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Four of the world’s top 10 will attempt to avoid being upstaged by their celebrity partners in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am this week.

Jason Day, Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed are all …

News in Brief 8 February 2017 (AM)

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A wide view of the Security Council Chamber. UN Photo/Manuel Elias

Security Council condemns “heinous and cowardly” attack on Afghan court

The Security Council has described the terrorist attack outside …

UNDP and Global Fund grant to fight drug-resistant TB in Bolivia with focus on prison populations

Feb 8, 2017

New York, 8 February – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM) announced a new US$11 million grant to fight tuberculosis (TB) …