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31 May 2016 17:20

WHO advises eight weeks of safe sex after return from Zika areas

People returning from areas with transmission of the Zika virus should follow safer sex practices or abstain from sex for at least eight weeks, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday, doubling the four weeks it had previously recommended.

  • 31 May 2016 05:29

    'Vote against Fujimori,' urges Peru third-place candidate

    The third-place candidate in Peru's presidential election urged her supporters on Monday to vote against controversial frontrunner Keiko Fujimori in a runoff this weekend, giving a grudging but potentially important endorsement to her rival.

  • 31 May 2016 04:46

    Rio police hunt six gang rape suspects

    Rio police arrested two men on Monday and hunted four others in the alleged gang rape of an unconscious teenage girl that came to light in an online video that shocked Brazil.

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