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Indonesia’s Habibie, president during transition to democracy, dies

09 September, 2019 11:03 pm 11:03 pm

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Former Indonesian president B.J. Habibie, who came to power during the country’s turbulent transition to democracy after former strongman leader Suharto stepped down in 1998, has died, his son said on Wednesday. An engineer by training, Habibie succeeded Suharto as Indonesia’s third president only months after becoming his deputy, just as the … Read More


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Heart failure makes surgery riskier, even without symptoms

02 February, 2019 12:50 pm 12:50 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters ) – Even relatively healthy heart failure patients may still be more likely to die after surgery than people with healthier hearts, a US study suggests. For heart failure patients with obvious symptoms, surgery has long been associated with a greater risk of complications and death. But the current study offers fresh … Read More