MONROVIA/CONAKRY, Aug 30 - Crowds sang and danced in the streets of a seaside neighbourhood in Liberia on Saturday as the government lifted quarantine measures designed to contain the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.
* Drug cuts cardiovascular death, hospitalisations by fifth
BARCELONA, Aug 30 - A Boston Scientific device that stimulates the vagus nerve - a superhighway connecting the brain to the rest of the body - failed to help patients with heart failure in a mid-stage clinical trial.
DAKAR, Aug 30 - The World Food Programme needs to raise $70 million to feed 1.3 million people at risk from shortages in Ebola-quarantined areas in West Africa, with the agency's resources already stretched by several major humanitarian crises, its regional director said.
* LCZ696 reduces cardiovascular death and hospitalisations
NEW DELHI - A day after the best economic growth figures in more than two years greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first three months in office, the finance minister on Saturday predicted faster growth to come.