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Tea Leaves: Astrology predates polling, and is no less inaccurate ... - Nikkei Asian Review


Nikkei Asian Review

Tea Leaves: Astrology predates polling, and is no less inaccurate ...
Nikkei Asian Review
It was late 1981 when an old lady approached me in Bangkok's Lumpini Park offering to read my fortune. As the oversized tarot cards turned, she foreto.

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12 Jan 2017 | 1:03 am

A Bustling Center of Entomological Research in Laos - Entomology Today


Entomology Today

A Bustling Center of Entomological Research in Laos
Entomology Today
In 2013, Laos saw an epidemic of dengue fever of previously unreported proportions. Dengue cases were ... Resistance to the insecticide had been found in Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam, but none had been reported from within Laos itself. Enter Dr.

9 Jan 2017 | 9:39 am

A former Chicago bartender returns from Cambodia to mix cocktails from her Phnom Penh bar - Chicago Reader


Chicago Reader

A former Chicago bartender returns from Cambodia to mix cocktails from her Phnom Penh bar
Chicago Reader
One Thousand Tears of a Tarantula is named for a song by Dengue Fever, an LA band that does covers of 1960s-era Cambodian rock songs. It's local rum, pineapple, coconut, curry syrup, lime, fish sauce. The fish sauce thing freaks everybody out, because ...

30 Dec 2016 | 7:27 pm

Top five: Cambodian rock'n'roll acts - Southeast Asia Globe


Southeast Asia Globe

Top five: Cambodian rock'n'roll acts
Southeast Asia Globe
Widely considered Cambodia's first rock band, Baksey Cham Krong were at the core of the rock'n'roll revolution that swept across the country in the 1960s and 1970s. Informed by international acts such as the Beatles and the Rolling Stones, the band ...

15 Dec 2016 | 3:16 am

Rural Cambodia uses guppy fish to fight dengue - Thomson Reuters Foundation


Thomson Reuters Foundation

Rural Cambodia uses guppy fish to fight dengue
Thomson Reuters Foundation
LONDON, Dec 1 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In the backyards of rural Cambodia, a tiny weapon is being deployed to fight dengue fever, the world's fastest ...

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1 Dec 2016 | 9:26 am

Health Ministry Warns of a Spike in Dengue - The Cambodia Daily


Health Ministry Warns of a Spike in Dengue
The Cambodia Daily
Health Ministry officials are warning that this year will see an increased rate of dengue fever across the country, as the cyclical virus has already shown higher than usual rates of infection, with Mondolkiri province seeing an acute spike in cases ...

3 Jul 2016 | 8:17 pm

Warning after spike in dengue fever cases - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Warning after spike in dengue fever cases
The Phnom Penh Post
The number of dengue fever cases reported during the first 21 weeks of 2016 was double the same period last year and is expected to continue to rise in the coming months. From January to May, the Kingdom saw 1,915 cases and four deaths, compared to ...

8 Jun 2016 | 6:58 pm

Cambodia warns of dengue fever outbreak as rainy season comes ... - Xinhua


Cambodia warns of dengue fever outbreak as rainy season comes ...
Xinhua
Cambodia has warned of dengue fever outbreak as the annual rainy season has begun, the health ministry said in a statement on Wednesday.

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8 Jun 2016 | 7:44 am

Cambodia waiting for WHO dengue vaccine approval - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia waiting for WHO dengue vaccine approval
The Phnom Penh Post
Although the number of dengue fever cases in Cambodia nearly tripled during the first 17 weeks of 2016 compared to the same period last year, a health official said a vaccine for the mosquito-borne virus still needs to be vetted by the WHO before local ...

5 May 2016 | 7:14 pm

Dengue Fever Relishes Cambodian Homecoming - The Cambodia ... - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Dengue Fever Relishes Cambodian Homecoming - The Cambodia ...
The Cambodia Daily
After 14 years on the road, returning to Phnom Penh still feels like a homecoming for Cambodian-American alternative rock group Dengue Fever. “As soon as ...

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18 Feb 2016 | 7:13 pm