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Tax on condoms
will be cut from 17.5% to 5% when new budget is announced.

March 04 2006 12:00 AM

Money raised from
surcharge on airline tickets will be used to fight
diseases in poor nations.

March 04 2006 12:00 AM

Budget cuts force
closure of 24-hour HIV nursing care facility.

March 04 2006 12:00 AM

proposed budget leaves 33 state AIDS positions unfunded

March 03 2006 12:00 AM

Doctor's license
is suspended while he undergoes rehab.

March 03 2006 12:00 AM