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Dengue Fever

Singapore braces for worst dengue epidemic

Singapore is bracing itself for its worst ever dengue epidemic with infections this year already exceeding the total for all of last year, official statistics showed on Friday.

Friday, 31 May, 2013, 2:36pm

Dengue fever kills 3, infects hundreds in Solomons

An outbreak of dengue fever in the Solomon Islands has killed three people, infected hundreds more and is straining the medical system of the South Pacific island nation.

Health authorities in the Solomons and Australia said on Tuesday that at least 1,700 people are suspected to have contracted the disease since the outbreak began in February.

9 Apr 2013 - 5:36pm

Briefs, November 22 2012

Boatpeople sent to PNG, says Australia

22 Nov 2012 - 4:08am

Briefs, September 16, 2012

DAB won't contest house committee post

16 Sep 2012 - 3:00am

Wife and two sons got dengue fever in city

The wife and two sons of a man from Deep Water Bay, who became the first person in seven years to contract dengue fever locally, have been confirmed as also having contracted the disease in Hong Kong.

1 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Help make a difference to the lives of villagers

A group of students who witnessed life in rural Cambodia are taking action

A group of Hong Kong students - Humanity in Focus - are organising a poverty dinner and photo exhibition to spread the message of global citizenship and raise funds for the poor.

In June, 16 participants of the Young Global Citizen Project went on a 10-day trip to Cambodia.

17 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

In Brief

Dengue fever warning issued as more cases are confirmed

12 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Medi watch

Alert sounded for dengue fever

30 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

In Brief

Champion cyclist Wong Kam-po loses to galloper Viva Pataca

28 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

City Briefs

Doctors dismiss mercury connection to autism

13 Mar 2007 - 12:00am