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1 hr ago | Hispanic Business

Findings from Singapore National University Broaden Understanding of Bacterial Infections

Editor at Health & Medicine Week -- New research on Bacterial Infections is the subject of a report.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Journalism

2 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Permata Kurnia To Work With Relevant Ministries To Develop National Plan For Autism

The National Permata Kurnia Centre, a centre specifically built for children afflicted with autism, will bring on board other relevant ministries to develop a national plan for the condition.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine

6 hrs ago | Korea Herald

[Editorial] SNU election

Korea's most recent democratization movement peaked in 1987, when popular protests forced the then-dictatorial regime to revive the direct vote to elect the president.


10 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

New principals, learning directors named for Merced schools

Aaron Alexander becomes principal at Reyes Elementary School, replacing Irma Ayala-Olson, who is becoming a learning director at Rivera Middle School.


Related Topix: Merced, CA, Education Etc., Atwater, CA, Cal State Stanislaus

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Daily Kos

Chaos in Crimea as Capital Flight from Russia Continues

It is easy for a country like Russia to grab chunks of territory from a smaller country like Ukraine, especially with its modernized special forces.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Europe, Ukraine, US News, Liberal Political News

Sydney Morning Herald

US alliance overcharges and under-delivers, says ANU's Mike McKinley

Australian politicians and diplomats did not receive ''special access'' to US decision makers and US-sourced weapons systems were always late and over budget, he said.


Related Topix: Prison, Australia, World News,

ABC News

Government contemplates major university shake-up

CHRIS UHLMANN: The Federal Government is seriously considering a major shake-up of the nation's universities.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News

CSIRO Publishing

Leaf shape influences spatial variation in photosynthetic function in Lomatia tinctoria

Andrea Leigh A D , Ross Hill B and Marilyn C. Ball C A School of the Environment, University of Technology, Sydney, PO Box 123, Broadway, NSW 2007, Australia.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Oceania, Plant Biology, Biology, Science, Standardized Testing, Education

Tyrone Times

Awards success for Coalisland Order of Malta

Cadets from the Coalisland unit of the Order of Malta achieved great success recently when they entered the Regional First Aid competition.


Related Topix: Tyrone County, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom,

Medical News Today

New way found to fight malaria drug resistance

An anti-malarial treatment that lost its status as the leading weapon against the deadly disease could be given a new lease of life, with new research indicating it simply needs to be administered differently.


Related Topix: Malaria, Medicine, Health

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Fiji Village

FNU senior lecturer sacked for misusing facilities

The Fijian Teachers Association is currently awaiting the decision of the Vice Chancellor of Fiji National University, Doctor Ganesh Chand after the sacking of senior lecturer, Pita Waqawai.



The Story of Animal Domestication Retold

Many of our ideas about domestication derive from Charles Darwin, whose ideas in turn were strongly influenced by British animal-breeding practices during the 19th century, a period when landowners vigorously pursued systematic livestock improvement.


Related Topix: Science, Anthropology, Genetics, Medicine

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Worcester County sheriff shares prison ideas in Colombia

Sheriff Lewis Evangelidis' efforts to reduce the number of inmates at the Worcester County House of Correction has attracted international attention, so much so that he was a keynote speaker at a three-day seminar on incarceration in Bogota, Colombia.


Related Topix: Prison, Worcester County, MA, World News, Colombia,

Fiji Times

Family reels from son's death on the high seas

THE FAMILY of the 22-year-old who's believed to have drowned in Galoa waters is still trying to come to terms with his death.


Related Topix: Fiji, Oceania, World News

Canberra Times

Let's seize opportunity to revive Canberra's heart

Canberra is sometimes called ''several suburbs in search of a city'', and any visitor to the national capital could be forgiven for agreeing with this assessment.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Standardized Testing, Education

Korea Herald

Redefining Korean cinema

In Bong Joon-ho's 2006 film "The Host," its gigantic, amphibious monster - which emerges after an American military pathologist dumps bottles of formaldehyde into Seoul's Han River - does not move forward.


Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea,

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Coalition celebrates a religious Easter: Eight of 19 cabinet members are Catholic

Catholics are in power this Easter, with the highest proportion of ministers of that faith occupying senior positions in a Coalition government.


Leinster Express

Master of economic policy

Steven Conroy, son of Patricia and Tom Conroy, Patrick Street, Port, who gratuated from National University of Ireland, Galway, with a first class honours masters in economic policy.


Related Topix: iPhone

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Institute for Public Accuracy

Ukraine Agreement: 'Propaganda' and Low Expectations?

BBC reports : "Russia, the U.S. and the European Union have said that all sides have agreed to steps to "de-escalate" the crisis in Ukraine.


Related Topix: University of Arizona, Ohio State University

Fiji Village

Student's room broken into at FNU campus

A student is horrified after his room in the Fiji National University Nasinu campus was broken into last night while he was sleeping.