26/07

Travelling to Sierra Leone on Business? Check out our handy guide.

Sierra Leone has long been reputed to be a country of civil unrest, war and poverty. However, in recent years things have stabilised and Sierra Leone is beginning to establish itself as a country with …

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19/02

Meningitis B Vaccination Notice

We are saddened to say that there is a national shortage of the Meningitis B vaccination due to an unexpected global demand, and we are not able to vaccinate any new patients. While all private …

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27/05

Heatwave in India

Visiting India soon? India has been experiencing an extreme heat wave in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Odisha and Telangana with temperatures reaching as high as 47c. In total there have been over 1300 deaths from …

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14/05

Second major earthquake hits Nepal

A second major earthquake has hit Nepal, this one measuring 7.3 magnitude and has so far killed 76 people and injured thousands. This time the earthquake struck in a region east of the capital Kathmandu, …

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05/05

Deadly earthquake in Nepal

On the 25th April a huge earthquake hit Nepal killing around 7000 people and causing injuries to more than 14,000. The epicentre of the quake was in a village called Barpak, north-west of Kathmandu. Many buildings and …

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24/04

Major volcanic eruption in Chile

There has been a major volcanic eruption in Chile. Calbuco volcano has been dormant for many years and now it has erupted twice within 24 hours. Communities located within 12 miles of the volcano have …

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09/04

Flooding in Haiti

There has been extensive flooding in Haiti with 6 fatalities. Over 8000 properties have suffered damage caused by flooding and many people are staying in temporary shelters. Haiti suffered a devastating earthquake 5 years ago …

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02/04

Typhoon Maysak

Typhoon Maysak is approaching the Philippines after causing widespread damage and 5 deaths in Micronesia. It is expected to reduce in power by the time it reaches the Philippines, but strong winds, rain and disruption …

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18/03

Meningitis outbreak in Nigeria

There has been an outbreak of Meningitis in Nigeria. Just over 650 cases have been reported including 50 fatalities. The states of Kebbi and Sokoto have reported cases with suspected cases also being reported in …

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27/02

Swine flu outbreak in India

There has been an outbreak of Swine flu (H1N1) in India. Nearly 8500 cases have been reported this season so far with just over 500 deaths. Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra are the worst affected …

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