Church in China united more than ever

Al Azhar calls for the killing, crucifixion and chopping of the limbs of Islamic State terrorists
The Grand Imam of the prestigious and influential Islamic centre comes out against those who burnt alive the Jordanian pilot. Across the Arab and Muslim world, Islamist terrorists are now reviled by those who until recently supported them. UAE pulls its planes from the coalition. In Jordan, all the churches ring the bells of mourning.
Swine flu hits new peak in India: 191 dead out of more than 2,000 cases in January
The central government has not declared a state of emergency, but is supplying hospitals with medicines and gear. Telangana is the worst hit with 629 cases and 34 deaths. The capital Delhi follows with 488 cases and 5 dead. In 2014, only 238 people died out of 937 cases.