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By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, January 1st, 2013
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Sri Lanka sees nearly 50,000 dengue fever cases in 2012

Image/CIA In a follow-up to a story in early December, the Sri Lankan Health Ministry says there were nearly 50,000 cases of dengue fever reported in 2012, resulting in 220 deaths, according to a Daily News report More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, December 9th, 2012

Sri Lanka dengue fever outbreak nears 40,000 cases

Photo/CDC-James Gathany The number of dengue fever cases in Sri Lanka has increased some 11,000 cases compared to the same period in 2011, according to a Sri Lanka Sunday Times report Thursday. The Sri Lankan Health More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, September 6th, 2012

Chow Cheng, man arrested for swallowing $13,000 diamond ring at a gem show

Sri Lankan police arrested a Chinese tourist who swallowed a diamond worth $13,600 at Wednesday at the island nation’s biggest international gem and jewelry exhibition. Femke Jenkins Photography Chow Cheng More...

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