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Forum picks first black president

Barack Obama wins by a landslide, garnering 103 votes of the 129 ballots cast while John McCain gets only 16.


Firm may set up genomics centre

A world-class genomics centre may be set up in Penang as part of an integrated medical facility proposed by a leading Canadian molecular diagnostics company.


Bill Clinton seeks Asian donors to ease global ills

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bill Clinton says the global financial crisis likely will hurt fundraising at his first philanthropic summit in Asia, but the former U.S. president still hopes to encourage a culture of giving in the region.


Penang draws in foreign patients

PENANG is attracting many foreign patients because of its high quality medical services and competitive costs, said Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng.


Nurses play vital role

Nilai University College (Nilai-UC) recently organised a conference entitled 'Primary health care: Stepping forward together' at the Mid Valley Gardens and Residences Hotel in Kuala Lumpur.


Trying to draw comfort in New Zealand’s war against crime

As election campaigning picks up in New Zealand, the man hoping to become the next Prime Minister has issued a stern message to violent criminals.


Centre of hope

ASK someone to describe a centre for helping people with mental disorders and chances are, you will get a picture of an empty room, perhaps with white walls, and a violent person inside, kicking and screaming his lungs out.


The education balance

Academic theory and vocational skills have failed to equip students for the workplace. What's lacking are skills that prepare them for what employers need.


Drug-resistant HIV strains turning up in China

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Drug-resistant HIV strains are turning up in parts of China as the virus stretches beyond high-risk groups and gains a stronger foothold in the general population, a leading Chinese AIDS researcher said.


Improve mental healthcare system, urges Perak Sultan

The country's mental healthcare system should be improved by downsizing psychiatric institutions and preparing more treatment facilities in general and district hospitals, Sultan of Perak Sultan Azlan Shah said.