Cholera outbreak kills 18 in South Sudan

June 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on Cholera outbreak kills 18 in South Sudan 

KHARTOUM, June 23 — At least 18 people have died of Cholera in South Sudan's Central Equatoria State, according to the Health Ministry on Tuesday.

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Health workers press revocation of contract to privatize Philippine Orthopedic Center

March 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Health workers press revocation of contract to privatize Philippine Orthopedic Center 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, March 2 (PNA) — The health workers of the 70-year-old Philippine Orthopedic Center (POC) in Quezon City expressed optimism on Monday that their call for the government to rescind the contract for the privatization of the said government hospital will be heard and given due consideration by the administration of President Benigno S. Aquino III.

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Police urged to use intelligence agents against motorcycle-riding criminals

February 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Police urged to use intelligence agents against motorcycle-riding criminals 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Feb. 5 — The police in Pangasinan have been urged to field intelligence agents deep into the operations of motorcycle-riding criminals (MRCs) in a bid to stop their activities once and for all.

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