Tests have confirmed 20 people died after contracting the disease on the island
The accidental screening was said to shock the family audience
The Unconditionally singer will take on the role of engaging young people in the charity organisation’s work
The two men, one of whom is thought to be a French national, were hunted down and killed by residents on the island of Nosy Be
'Memories are made when travelling, not when you're chained to a desk'
Christie’s Travel, Science and Natural History specialist James Hyslop examines a pre-17th century fossilised bird egg on display at Christies’ auctioneers in London.
They once had to lie awake listening for the sound of Santa shuffling down the chimney. Now, to find out precisely when their gifts are going to arrive, children can track his progress from computers.
Why go in 2013? A world of wild wonders
From jazz waltzes and groovesome modal vamps to the devotional operatic mash-up of "Agnus Dei" and an incredible version of "The Creator Has A Masterplan" recorded in Madagascar in 1969, this survey of the neglected French composer/pianist Gilson hits you like a bolt from the blue.
New British embassies are to be opened in El Salvador, Kyrgyzstan, Madagascar, Somalia and Southern Sudan as part of a radical redrawing of Britain's international diplomatic map.
Jamie Oliver's chums may be the alpha males of the media world, but naturals in the classroom they are not
If there is one thing that AIM market investors don't lack, it's options in the oil industry. The growth index boasts a variety of opportunities to put money in the black stuff. And this week, it will witness the debut of another, this one offering exposure to resources in the island nation of Madagascar.
Species are vanishing quicker than at any point in the last 65 million years
When you're a TV presenter who has circumnavigated the planet three times, you get a profound insight into what's good, bad and downright weird about our world
Under a summer sun that never sets, Rebecca Newman treks across Canada's Baffin Island