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Cameron calls on EU to double Ebola funding

David Cameron has called for EU leaders to double their funding in the fight against Ebola to £800 million.

It comes after one of the doctors who discovered the virus, Professor Peter Piot, said the rest of Europe was not doing enough to tackle the epidemic.

Downing Street said the current total contribution from the EU was just £400 million.

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Donald Trump Ebola tweet sparks outcry

US entrepreneur Donald Trump has sparked outcry on Twitter by suggesting that the US patients who contracted the Ebola virus in Liberia, should remain in the West African nation for treatment.

Within minutes of the inflammatory tweet, dozens of people criticised the American business tycoon.

However, some appeared to agree with the former presidential candidate and outspoken critic of President Barack Obama.

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