You have searched for "Sukabumi"

Showing 1-10 of 82

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance

Nation 03 Nov 2003 | 12:00 AM Premium

Indons hunting for Malaysian terror suspects

Indonesian police have stepped up the manhunt for two alleged Malaysian terrorists after they managed to evade arrest following a series of terrorist activities in this country.

AseanPlus News 04 May 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

African polio leaps to Indonesia

The World Health Organisation said yesterday it had detected a case of the crippling polio virus in Indonesia, the world's fourth most populous country, indicating that an outbreak rooted in Africa had leapt across the Indian Ocean.

AseanPlus News 05 May 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Indons find second polio case, fear more

Indonesian health officials said yesterday they had found a second case of polio and feared more would be uncovered on Java island, amid fears of an outbreak of the deadly disease.

AseanPlus News 06 May 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Plan to vaccinate 5.2mil in one day

Indonesia is planning to vaccinate some 5.2 million children in a single day to prevent the spread of polio health officials said, while the nation struggled yesterday to contain its first polio outbreak in a decade, diagnosing three more infants struck by the crippling virus in the province of West Java, bringing the total to five in a month.

AseanPlus News 07 May 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Indonesia steps up polio vaccinations in villages

Indonesia stepped up polio vaccinations around several villages in West Java province yesterday as international concern grew over an outbreak of the virus that has crippled up to six infants.

AseanPlus News 15 May 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Indonesian polio cases rise to eight

Indonesia has found two more cases of polio, bringing the total number of children infected with the disease to eight, a health official said Saturday.

Letters 15 May 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

New polio cases spark fears of outbreak

Minister of Health Siti Fadilah Supari confirmed on Thursday that two more cases of polio were discovered in Sukabumi regency, West Java, sparking fears of a serious outbreak of the crippling virus in the country. The new cases bring the number of known polio sufferers in the regency to six.

AseanPlus News 01 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium

Indonesia starts immunising 6.4 million children after 16 cases of polio

Mothers carrying babies and dragging toddlers by the hand flocked to clinics yesterday as Indonesia launched a massive polio vaccination drive to halt an outbreak of the disease that has crippled 16 children.

AseanPlus News 11 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium


AseanPlus News 21 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM Premium


Indonesia has found 50 polio cases since the disease re-emerged in the country last month and one human carrier of the bird flu virus after an outbreak hit the nation's fowl in March, the health minister said yesterday.