By election results: AAP wins Bawana, BJP leads Goa

The AAP won by nearly 24, 000 votes this year after the final round of counting while the BJP earned 35,834 and Congress earned 31,919 votes. Panaji and Nandyal had recorded more than 70 percent voter turnout while in Bawana, voter turnout was 45 p... More..

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'It's time' for tax reform
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

'It's time' for tax reform

The speech is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. ET at the Loren Cook Company manufacturing plant. Thus, despite his promises to workers, President Trump's tax plan would increase inequality by prioritizing ...More..

300 Dead, 600 Missing After Sierra Leone Mudslide — Twitter Reacts
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

300 Dead, 600 Missing After Sierra Leone Mudslide — Twitter Reacts

According to weather.com meteorologists, the area has seen almost 20 inches more rain than average over the last 30 days. The bodies floated down the streets and piled up at the morgue, where the coroners str...More..

At least 46 killed in massive landslide in northern India
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

At least 46 killed in massive landslide in northern India

So far 34 bodies have been recovered and 13 of them have been identified. Rescue work, which is being carried out by teams from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), Indian Army and Himachal Pradesh ...More..

PH backs US Navy presence in disputed maritime area
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

PH backs US Navy presence in disputed maritime area

However, the US officials said that the USS John S. McCain sailed past an island in the disputed Spratly chain in the South China Sea, which is the third mission under the Trump administration. "The Philipp...More..

700000 pesticide-contaminated eggs imported into United Kingdom - authorities
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

700000 pesticide-contaminated eggs imported into United Kingdom - authorities

Eggs in the Netherlands , Germany and Belgium have been destroyed , withdrawn or blocked and well over 100 Dutch egg farms are still shut down whilst investigations continue. European Union bodies immedi...More..

Pakistan's leprosy fighter passes away in Karachi
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Pakistan's leprosy fighter passes away in Karachi

Born on September 9, 1929 in Leipzig, Sr. "The people of Pakistan salute her unforgettable services, and her legacy will continue to flourish", he added. It is the most elevated honor of the German territory of...More..

Study Links Marijuana Use to Hypertension-Related Death
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Study Links Marijuana Use to Hypertension-Related Death

The study followed 1,213 people who were at least 20 years old who participated in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey which asked them in 2005-2006 whether they had ever used marijuana. "Marij...More..

Can Drinking Moscow Mules From Copper Mugs Cause Food Poisoning?
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Can Drinking Moscow Mules From Copper Mugs Cause Food Poisoning?

Folks might not think about the pH level of their Moscow Mule or other beverages when serving drinks in fancy copper cups, but since the Moscow Mule has a pH level well below 6.0, the copper mug should be avoid...More..

Amazon To Release Lucille Ball Biopic Starring Cate Blanchett
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Amazon To Release Lucille Ball Biopic Starring Cate Blanchett

A resident of Jamestown, New York, her legacy was the inspiration for the Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz Center comedy museum and the Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, both of which take place in her hometown. Cate rece...More..

United States will take 'prudent defensive measures' against N.Korea threat -envoy
by | Monday, August 07, 2017

United States will take 'prudent defensive measures' against N.Korea threat -envoy

Today you're going to see the action. "I think the administration has said and will continue to say that North Korea has acted recklessly, irresponsibly, and it has to stop", Haley said. North Korea has alrea...More..

FDA announces plans to slash nicotine levels in cigarettes
by | Saturday, July 29, 2017

FDA announces plans to slash nicotine levels in cigarettes

Stock market shares of tobacco plummeted after the plan was announced. "Nicotine itself is not responsible for the cancer, the lung disease and heart disease that kill hundreds of thousands of Americans each ...More..

First human embryos edited in United States through
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

First human embryos edited in United States through "CRISPR" technology

As reported in MIT Technology Review , Mitalipov and team managed to change the DNA of numerous one-cell embryos using a gene editing technique called CRISPR . Scientists familiar with the new United States ...More..

Terminally-ill Charlie to spend final days in a hospice, court hears
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Terminally-ill Charlie to spend final days in a hospice, court hears

The hospital argued that neither allowing Gard to go home with the parents nor the parents' hospice plan were possible and that Gard should be kept at the hospital . According to the Telegraph , the family's l...More..

Foxconn pushes Wisconsin on highly skilled jobs
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Foxconn pushes Wisconsin on highly skilled jobs

Trump said the investment will create 3,000 jobs at a minimum "with the potential for up to 13,000 in very near future". The United States has added 70,000 manufacturing jobs since November, to almost 12.4 m...More..

DOE acknowledges Rick Perry was targeted by 'Russian pranksters'
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

DOE acknowledges Rick Perry was targeted by 'Russian pranksters'

The 22-minute conversation, in which one of the comedians played the prime minister and the other one translated, began with a discussion of sanctions against Russian Federation and US attempts to help Ukr...More..

SA child living with HIV maintains remission without ARVs since 2008
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

SA child living with HIV maintains remission without ARVs since 2008

When the child was 9.5 years old, investigators conducted thorough laboratory and clinical studies to assess the child's immune health and the presence of HIV. After three injections, most of their blood wo...More..

Charlie Gard's parents consider options as legal battle continues
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Charlie Gard's parents consider options as legal battle continues

Charlie suffers from a rare genetic condition and has brain damage, is now the subject of an intense legal battle over his treatment. Charlie's parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard have fought a high-profil...More..

Watch as firefighters revive a dog following a house fire
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

Watch as firefighters revive a dog following a house fire

Jack the dog appeared lifeless when he was brought out of the house, but rescuers worked to revive him using the masks that are specifically created to resuscitate pets. The firefighters used a special oxygen...More..

Family: Oxygen treatment reversed New Orleans toddler's brain damage from near drowning
by | Saturday, July 22, 2017

Family: Oxygen treatment reversed New Orleans toddler's brain damage from near drowning

Ahead of the medical conference, her physician, Dr. Paul Harch, sat down with WDSU to explain how the low-risk medical treatment may be able to reverse a significant amount of brain damage even weeks after ...More..

First human West Nile case in IL confirmed
by | Saturday, July 22, 2017

First human West Nile case in IL confirmed

Last year, Minnesota saw more than 65 cases of West Nile across the state. This compares to the first reported case a year ago coming in early June. "You can also avoid times that are peak for mosquitoes like...More..

There's Enough Plastic Trash In The World To Bury Manhattan, Twice
by | Friday, July 21, 2017

There's Enough Plastic Trash In The World To Bury Manhattan, Twice

The world's plastic industry has produced more than 9.1 billion tons of plastic in the last seven decades, and nearly 78% of it is no longer being used, according to a scathing new report . An overwhelming m...More..

Jalen Hurts named to Davey O'Brien Award watch list
by | Thursday, July 20, 2017

Jalen Hurts named to Davey O'Brien Award watch list

White is one of 30 listed for the Davey O'Brien award and one of 47 for the Johnny Unitas honor. The Unitas Award, which also considers "character, citizenship, integrity, leadership and sportsmanship" in add...More..

United States doctor looks into Charlie Gard case at Great Ormond Street Hospital
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

United States doctor looks into Charlie Gard case at Great Ormond Street Hospital

Charlie, who is 11 months old, has infantile onset encephalomyopathic mitochondrial DNA depletion syndrome. The new High Court hearing was requested after the Vatican's children's hospital and the USA hospita...More..

JAGGA JASOOS Aims For The Moon And Lands Among The Stars
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

JAGGA JASOOS Aims For The Moon And Lands Among The Stars

Jagga Jasoos has been in the news for a long time now. The Anurag Basu film that was released in 1,800 screens across the country on Friday (July 15) could have done well on box office without any comp...More..

Jaguar E-Pace Achieves World Record with a Sensational Barrel Roll
by | Sunday, July 16, 2017

Jaguar E-Pace Achieves World Record with a Sensational Barrel Roll

Although Jaguar showed the battery-powered I-Pace first, the E-Pace arrives in dealers ahead of the brand's first electric vehicle. As a result Jaguar could soon like Porsche before it become a brand with...More..

Engineered cell therapy for cancer gets thumbs up from FDA advisers
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Engineered cell therapy for cancer gets thumbs up from FDA advisers

These cells are then shipped to a Novartis laboratory for thawing and genetic tinkering. But they raised concerns about potentially life-threatening side effects-short-term worries about acute reactions, like...More..

European Union can 'go whistle' for Brexit bill
by | Thursday, July 13, 2017

European Union can 'go whistle' for Brexit bill

The EU is said to be preparing to insist on at least £50bn to cover Britain's outstanding debts to the bloc. Mr Barnier is to be congratulated on his little bon mot - the man knows how to deliver a line - b...More..

RT Viral: 1 trillion ton iceberg breaks free from Antarctica (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)
by | Thursday, July 13, 2017

RT Viral: 1 trillion ton iceberg breaks free from Antarctica (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

The vulnerable chunk of ice reportedly weighs more than 1 trillion tons and measures a concerning 5,800 square kilometers (about 2,239 square miles). The iceberg is described as weighing 1 trillion tons (1.12 t...More..

Taylor review into the gig economy dismissed as 'feeble'
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Taylor review into the gig economy dismissed as 'feeble'

In a 116-page document, Taylor and his team recommend that the government should implement protections for such workers. A self-employed person doing the same work as an employed person can pay a different am...More..

Inquiry launched into 'appalling injustice' of tainted blood case
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Inquiry launched into 'appalling injustice' of tainted blood case

It came just hours before MPs held an emergency debate on the scandal. The government will now begin a consultation on what form it should take. Some 2,400 people died as a result of the tainted blood treatme...More..

First vaccine protecting against gonorrhea provides opportunity for vaccine development
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

First vaccine protecting against gonorrhea provides opportunity for vaccine development

The study was supported by GSK Vaccines (formerly Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics). A special vaccine that only protected against that strain was made; it was used between 2004 and 2008. They did a retrospect...More..

Meningitis vaccine may also cut risk of 'untreatable' gonorrhoea, study says
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Meningitis vaccine may also cut risk of 'untreatable' gonorrhoea, study says

Given the emergence of gonorrhea strains that are increasingly resistant to the last-line antibiotic regimen, global health officials consider development of a vaccine against gonorrhea an important priorit...More..

INBC calls for donations as blood supplies reach low levels
by | Wednesday, July 12, 2017

INBC calls for donations as blood supplies reach low levels

Due to a dip in donations before and after the holiday, the supply for O-positive and O-negative types has dropped to only two days' worth. "In order to ensure sufficient blood supply to treat patients, includi...More..

Stripe's global partnership with Alipay, WeChat Pay opens China to the world
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Stripe's global partnership with Alipay, WeChat Pay opens China to the world

Merchants on this platform will now be able to expand easily into the Chinese market which has previously been largely inaccessible due to expensive transaction processes. Earlier this year, it struck a deal th...More..