|Rank||Country||HIV/AIDS - deaths|
|12||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||31,700|
Definition: This entry gives an estimate of the number of adults and children who died of AIDS during a given calendar year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
Live in a world full of plastic? Here is why you should be worried
Daily News and Analysis - 10/3/2015 2:15:47 PM
New report reveals exposure to toxic chemicals in food, water and air is linked to millions of deaths, and costs billions of dollars ... obstetrical and gynecological associations from 125 countries, are miscarriage and still births, an increase in cancer ...
US leads the world in mass shootings: Study
Times of India - 10/2/2015 1:55:30 PM
WASHINGTON: When it comes to gun massacres, there are more public mass shootings in the United States than in any other country in the world, according to a new ... "People have been a little surprised by these statistics," CNN quoted Adam Lankford ...
World Cup qualifier moves to Madagascar after CAR violence
Channel News Asia - 10/3/2015 2:58:44 PM
JOHANNESBURG: World soccer body FIFA has moved a World Cup preliminary round tie from the Central African Republic to Madagascar for safety reasons due to clashes in Bangui that led to around 40 deaths last ... Two other African countries are also unable ...
Visualizing gun deaths: Comparing the U.S. to rest of the world
humanosphere.org - 10/2/2015 3:57:11 PM
At 4.5 deaths per 100,000 people ... compared to certain Latin American countries. The following screen grab indicates that El Salvador, Colombia, and Honduras had the highest rates of firearm homicides in the world in 2010. Firearm homicide rates in ...
9 Doctors Without Borders Employees Killed by Possible U.S. Bombing in Afghanistan
People - 10/3/2015 9:58:05 AM
Coalition forces, led by the U.S., carried out an airstrike at about 2 a.m. local time in the country, Col. Brian Tribus ... Doctors Without Borders, which provides medical assistance worldwide while maintaining neutrality in armed conflicts, said in ...
Eaglesworld Initiatives To Educate SHS Students On HIV/AIDS
Modern Ghana - 10/3/2015 1:25:41 PM
“It is very imperative for us to tackle the scourge of HIV/AIDS effectively among students since they are the future of this country. And the best way to have a secured future is to have a healthy youth” he said.
U.S. Leads World in Mass Shootings
Wall Street Journal - 10/4/2015 1:07:12 AM
The latest U.S. shooting that ended in the deaths ... world. Most police officers are unarmed, and the licensing of private firearms is tightly controlled. As of the middle of last year, there were a total of 1.8 million licensed guns of all kinds in the ...
Central African Republic elections delayed by fresh violence
Philstar - 10/2/2015 12:48:05 AM
At least 42 deaths have been confirmed in Bangui ... Despite the chaos, pressure is on to hold elections. The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund said they can only support the country's transitional government for so long, said a European ...
White House Calls for Investigation Into Civilian Deaths in Yemen
NDTV - 10/2/2015 9:47:57 PM
"We take all credible accounts of civilian deaths very seriously and again call on all sides of the conflict in Yemen to do their utmost to avoid harm to civilians and to comply with their obligations under international humanitarian law," White House ...
Oregon shooting: Statistics behind 'routine' US gun violence
BBC - 10/2/2015 5:51:43 PM
A list of some of the statistics on US gun violence reveals just how routine mass shootings and other firearm incidents are in a country with nearly as many ... and other mass shootings that capture the world's attention, the vast majority of gun deaths ...
A Milestone In The Campaign To Reduce The Number Of Deaths From AIDS
KPBS - 10/1/2015 5:17:07 PM
The world ... low-income countries — and the fact that some of these countries are footing the bill for a growing share of treatment instead of relying on Western aid — has helped cut costs. In 2014, the global response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic was ...
Rugby World Cup 2015: England let country down - Chris Robshaw
BBC - 10/3/2015 10:51:11 PM
Victory for the Wallabies sent them and Wales through to the quarter-finals, with England the first World Cup host nation not to reach the quarter-finals. "We feel we let the country down today ... many of the attacking statistics at Twickenham, but ...
Gun Violence Death Statistics
AskMen - 10/2/2015 5:01:37 PM
After the Roseburg shooting, President Obama challenged the media to compare deaths from terrorism to deaths from gun ... And as he has in the past, Obama got angry about his own country’s reluctance about tightening gun control. But as he has more ...
World briefs: 2 Israelis slain in West Bank
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 10/2/2015 4:01:22 AM
The bill also boosts spending to tackle the immediate crisis of Germany’s biggest wave of refugees since World ... the two countries and adding to doubts that the Saudi government had provided a full accounting of the disaster. The deaths occurred ...
Can the UN’s New Goals Really Change the World?
Ms. Magazine - 10/1/2015 9:49:08 PM
There’s good news and bad news about the ambitious Sustainable Development Agenda that world ... countries to address the needs of young people, seniors, migrants, indigenous peoples and people with disabilities, as well as those living with HIV/AIDS.