Tag: Black death

A woman and her daughter are wearing face masks in Antananarivo, the capital of Madagascar, to protect themselves from the plague (Annie Burns-Pieper/CBC)

At least 57 persons have been feared dead with more than 680 cases recorded as the plague outbreak...

Black Death: 30 Feared Dead, 194 Infected As ‘Plague’ Outbreak Hits Madagascar

An outbreak of a highly contagious plague has claimed 30 lives in the impoverished Indian Ocean island nation...