News Today - Latest Breaking News and Updates - Part 1574

Decentralise Treatment for Drug-Resistant TB [editorial]

Decentralised treatment of people with drug-resistant TB reaches more patients and is cheaper – yet government is dragging its feet to implement this approach, which it adopted as policy in 2011

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More Than 40,000 Prisoners Screened for MDR-TB

More than 40,000 prisoners have been screened for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) this year as government attempts to tackle TB in correctional facilities.

About eight percent of all MDR-TB ...

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Like Iran, South Africa Resists U.S. Nuclear Oversight [opinion]

At the Center of Public Integrity on nuclear materials, Douglas Birch has written a two-part series on nuclear security in South Africa. In the first, titled “a href=”http:www.publicintegrity...

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Op-Ed – Police Minister Nhleko, It’s Time to Recall ...

Criticism and condemnation of those in high office have become somewhat standard in our political life even, the president does it sometimes...

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More Arrests Imminent in Child Pornography Cases [press release]

The sheer determination of the South African Police Service’s Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit in Gauteng to break the back of child pornography rings, is yielding success...

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