Healthcare in India

Six years to remedy chronic doctor shortage

The chronic shortage of doctors at public hospitals will not ease until at least 2018, Hospital Authority chief executive Leung Pak-yin says.

Monday, 16 April, 2012, 12:00am

Bringing light to China's needy

People share their volunteering experience

Angela Liu Pui-lan is a volunteer at Lifeline Express, a custom-built eye hospital train that provides free operations for poverty-stricken cataract patients living in remote areas of mainland China.

1 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Eye doctors' train stops in Tibet

About 100 cataract sufferers in Tibet are to receive free surgery on a converted train to cure their blindness during a mission that will also act as an exchange between Hong Kong and mainland doctors.

12 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Grab hold of Millard's Lifeline

Exciting young prospect Lifeline Express can keep his unbeaten record intact by landing the ninth event today at Sha Tin's mixed meeting.

28 Apr 2001 - 12:00am