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Cambodia 25 Mar 2021 | 7:00 AM

Hun Sen hails remarkable tuberculosis progress

PRIME Minister Hun Sen said Cambodia had succeeded enormously in ridding itself of tuberculosis by achieving a drop of 60% in mortality cases due to the disease.

World 26 Feb 2021 | 3:48 AM

Venezuela cell block overcrowding hits triple capacity, rights group warns

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's pretrial cell blocks in 2020 were overcrowded at a level amounting to triple their capacity, a rights group warned on Thursday, criticizing unsanitary conditions in the facilities due to underfunding in the crisis-stricken country.

Singapore 08 Feb 2021 | 7:00 AM

Bottlenecks loom in vaccine roll-out

MALAYSIA’s Health Ministry completed a 550km practice run in rural Sarawak to test its Covid-19 vaccine supply chain, while Indon­esia’s president rolled up his sleeve on live television to get the jab.

Letters 03 Feb 2021 | 7:00 AM

Lung screening for non-smokers

IN Malaysia, lung cancer is one of the most prevalent cancers and a leading cause of cancer-related mortality among men.