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Warning over new deadly drug

MASERU –  THE Blue Cross Society, which fights drug and alcohol abuse this week issued a chilling warning about a deadly drug it says could have found its way into

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The legacy of Thomas Mofolo

Tsepiso Sesotho is a language full of beautiful proverbs and idioms of expression, and among them is the quintessential: Monna ke ‘mokopu’ oa nama (A man spreads like the tendrils

33.2% of children suffer from stunted growth

Rose Moremoholo MASERU – AT least 33.2 percent of all children under the age of five in Lesotho suffer from stunted growth, according to a World Bank report released last

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‘Cleanliness is next to godliness’

Rose Moremoholo MAFETENG – At 84, ’Mamotinyane Ranooe cannot remember when she got married or when she arrived in Ha-Ralitabo, a village that lies about four kilometres from the Main

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Novel method to treat polluted water

Own Correspondent ROMA TWO National University of Lesotho (NUL) professors, Himanshu Narayan from the Department of Physics and Electronics and Haile Michael Alemu from the Department of Chemistry and Chemical

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Health sector: the case for reform

Staff Reporter MASERU WEAK partner alignment and internal coordination mechanisms within the Ministry of Health have led to challenges in translationg health development plans into action, thepost heard last week.

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Mobile clinic for factory workers

Staff Reporter MAPUTSOE WHEN ’Mantina Mphohle failed to turn up for work, her employer at one of the sprawling clothing factories in Maputsoe deducted two days’ pay from her monthly

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New HIV infections: We are in Trouble

Staff Reporter MASERU HEALTH Minister Dr Molotsi Monyamane says he is not really startled by the increase in the HIV prevalence rate from 23 to 25 percent. To him that

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Prince Harry urges help in fight against HIV/Aids

LONDON – Prince Harry has called for more to be done to combat HIV/Aids as he kicked off an energetic Coldplay set during his charity concert. He said the disease

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Health services to the people!

Rose Moremoholo BEREA AT eight months, TebelloMautsoe, 26, is heavily pregnant with baby. But to get to Maluti Seventh Day Adventist Hospital in Mapoteng, Mautsoe has to travel 19 kilometres