Rico has lived with HIV for almost a decade, confiding in only a small number of people in socially conservative Singapore, fearful of the reaction.
An HIV positive American has leaked online the names of 14 200 Singaporeans and foreigners also diagnosed in the city-state with the human immunodeficiency virus, the Health Ministry said on Monday.
Health authorities in England said on Friday that they support a plan to double to 26 000 the number of participants in an HIV prevention pill trial, ahead of a potential national roll-out.
A 44-year-old man has allegedly raped and infected his seven year-old niece with HIV.
Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader iNkosi Mangosuthu Buthelezi says it is deeply worrying that South Africa remains one of the most dangerous countries for woman.