K'taka CM's no Hindi order - '3 language formula not reasonable'

On July 19, the anti-Hindi agitation was exhibited by the members of the KRV who blackened words written in Hindi on the signboard outside Yeswanthpur metro station. "There are seven non-Kannadiga chief engineers in BMRCL". The Sarojini Mahishi ... More..

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TBI issues statewide alert for missing Cleveland 10-year-old
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

TBI issues statewide alert for missing Cleveland 10-year-old

CT, Yazmin realized she left her house keys and went to retrieve them. Authorities said she was last seen about 8 p.m. Thursday walking outside with a black jump rope in Cleveland. An Amber Alert was issued in ...More..

Sauber cancels Honda deal
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Sauber cancels Honda deal

Although the deal has been cancelled, Honda have renewed their future commitment to Formula 1 , as engine supplier to McLaren with Yamamoto saying "Despite this announcement, Honda's passion for motorspo...More..

Does Moderate Drinking Lower Your Risk of Diabetes?
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Does Moderate Drinking Lower Your Risk of Diabetes?

The researchers found a 27 percent lower risk in men and a 32 percent lower risk in women who drank on about half the days of a typical week. In the study, the researchers looked at data on more than 76,000...More..

Anthony Scaramucci Goes On Crass, Unhinged Rant Against Top White House Aides
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci Goes On Crass, Unhinged Rant Against Top White House Aides

Mr Scaramucci later deleted that tweet and said he had only mentioned Mr Priebus to show that all senior leaders are taking the leak crackdown seriously. Mr Scaramucci's financial disclosure was not leake...More..

Chicago hospitals see spike in births after Cubs' World Series win
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Chicago hospitals see spike in births after Cubs' World Series win

As the nine-month anniversary of the Chicago Cubs' World Series championship approaches, a "baby boom" could be starting in the Windy City. Doctors say it's hard to say for sure, but Chicago might be in a ch...More..

Make your school-supplies list for tax-free weekend
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Make your school-supplies list for tax-free weekend

The sales tax holiday is now the last weekend in July, instead of the first weekend in August. Louisiana hosts three tax holidays each year, during which qualifying purchases do not include the state 4% tax...More..

Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoles death of Karnataka Chief Minsiter Dharam Singh
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoles death of Karnataka Chief Minsiter Dharam Singh

He was the 17th Chief Minister of Karnataka, from 2004 to 2006. He is survived by his wife Prabhavathi, sons Vijay Singh and Ajay Singh and daughter Priyadarshini. He also played an important role in the amen...More..

Cancer-causing chemical contaminates public drinking water in New York, New Jersey
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Cancer-causing chemical contaminates public drinking water in New York, New Jersey

The database allows users to search by zip code or their local water utility name- aggregating information from almost 50,000 public water systems. I did this for my water utility in California, and discover...More..

Study finds drinking could help improve memory
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Study finds drinking could help improve memory

The next day, both groups would return to do another word learning task. Professor Celia Morgan, who led the study said that their research not only showed that those who drank alcojol did better when repea...More..

Gauri Khan having gala time with Suhana & AbRam at the Malibu Beach
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Gauri Khan having gala time with Suhana & AbRam at the Malibu Beach

Full marks to Irshad Kamil for the soul stirring lyrics and Pritam for the the soothing composition. Directed by Imtiaz Ali and produced by Red Chillies Entertainment, the movie is slated to release on August...More..

UN Faces War, Rains in Yemen Cholera Spread
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

UN Faces War, Rains in Yemen Cholera Spread

They said they had witnessed the scale of the humanitarian crisis, observing that over the last three months, 400,000 cases of suspected cholera and almost 1,900 associated deaths have been recorded. However, m...More..

First Gene Editing In Human Embryos In The US
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

First Gene Editing In Human Embryos In The US

Boston: For the first time, scientists in the U.S. have successfully used gene-editing tools on human embryos to correct defective DNA that cause inherited diseases. The U.S. intelligence community past year c...More..

Judge approves end-of-life plan for Charlie Gard
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Judge approves end-of-life plan for Charlie Gard

Connie Yates, the mother of the critically ill baby at the center of an global medical and legal battle, returned to London's High Court to request a medical team that could keep her son alive for a week unde...More..

West Nile virus found in nine birds, three mosquitoes in Saginaw County
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

West Nile virus found in nine birds, three mosquitoes in Saginaw County

The report is the first of the year, according to Johannessen, who said the department puts out the reports once they start seeing more than just a handful of cases across the state. Be Aware of Peak Mosquito H...More..

Justice Department says civil rights laws won't apply to LGBTQ people
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Justice Department says civil rights laws won't apply to LGBTQ people

In its own court filing about the Zarda v. Altitude Express case, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission , a federal agency that considers civil rights disputes (including those related to sexual orien...More..

All You Should Know About The Different Types Of Hepatitis
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

All You Should Know About The Different Types Of Hepatitis

It can be both acute and chronic, ranging in severity from a mild illness to a lifelong one. Acute infection generally behaves like other hepatic infections needing supporting care. Calling on all the NGOs to j...More..

Rise in e-cigarette use 'linked to rise in smokers quitting'
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Rise in e-cigarette use 'linked to rise in smokers quitting'

It jumped to 5.6 per cent in 2014-2015, representing about 350,000 fewer smokers. Out of the 161,054 respondents that did complete the survey, 22,548 were current smokers and 2136 recent quitters. Dr Catherine ...More..

Blood shortage continues despite uptick in donations to Red Cross
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Blood shortage continues despite uptick in donations to Red Cross

After issuing the emergency call, the Red Cross has experienced a 30% increase in blood donation appointments through mid-July. To show its gratitude, the Red Cross will email $5 Target eGiftCards to people w...More..

CM orders high-level probe into Ghatkopar building crash
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

CM orders high-level probe into Ghatkopar building crash

Search and rescue efforts continued into Wednesday evening in Mumbai , the site of a four-story building collapse a day earlier. Replying to a question on the reasons behind occupants not vacating these bu...More..

Papaya brand recalled after 47 people sickened, 1 in Minnesota
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Papaya brand recalled after 47 people sickened, 1 in Minnesota

They added that the identity of the grower and the region of Mexico where the fruits originate from were unknown. Twelve of the victims had symptoms so severe they required hospitalization. "As of July 25, Gr...More..

Centre to SC: Fundamental right to privacy is a 'wholly qualified right'
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Centre to SC: Fundamental right to privacy is a 'wholly qualified right'

Mr. Sibal said the court should protect the citizens' "legitimate expectations" for privacy in a digital age. In this manner, a score of about 20 petitioners so far have argued that "privacy" is embedded wi...More..

Resident likely infected with Zika in Texas, state officials say
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Resident likely infected with Zika in Texas, state officials say

The authorities have urged the residents to be careful and continue to eliminate mosquito breeding habitats in their vicinity. TAP HERE for more information about Zika in Texas. Pasadena previously offered ...More..

Charlie Gard's situation calls for more discussions on end-of-life care
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Charlie Gard's situation calls for more discussions on end-of-life care

Charlie's parents abandoned their fight to allow him to be flown to the U.S. for experimental treatment on Monday, having determined it was no longer viable because of muscular atrophy he had suffered while the...More..

Finish Your Antibiotics Course? Maybe Not, Experts Say
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Finish Your Antibiotics Course? Maybe Not, Experts Say

Professor Martin Llewelyn of Brighton and Sussex Medical School and his colleagues have published a document in The BMJ ( British Medical Journal ) urging policy makers, educators and doctors to reconsider ...More..

Greek police arrest man in $4B money-laundering case
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Greek police arrest man in $4B money-laundering case

The stolen Bitcoins were then moved to a different virtual currency exchange, Bitstamp, and sold for traditional currencies, which were deposited in bank accounts that Mr. On Wednesday, a day before the arres...More..

Supreme Court quashes employment tribunal fees
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Supreme Court quashes employment tribunal fees

Even in cases where the fees were not unaffordable, they could still be preventing access to justice by "render [ing] it futile or irrational to bring a claim", the judge said . " When ministers introduced f...More..

Egyptian tank runs over explosive-laden vehicle
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Egyptian tank runs over explosive-laden vehicle

Egyptian armed forces said on Tuesday that 40 militants were killed in military raids on their hotbeds in the province of North Sinai. Suddenly, the tank rams the vehicle which reportedly contained four gunme...More..

Two hurricanes, tropical storm in Pacific far off Mexico coast
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Two hurricanes, tropical storm in Pacific far off Mexico coast

Such a storm would be rated as a Category 3 storm on the Saffir-Simpson 1 to 5 scale. Imagery from NOAA's GOES-West satellite shows a more organized and compact Hurricane Hilary on July 24. Expect light cho...More..

Drinking Fizzy Drinks With Meals Could Be Making You Fat
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Drinking Fizzy Drinks With Meals Could Be Making You Fat

The researchers found that the inclusion of a sugar-sweetened drink decreased fat oxidation, which kick-starts the breakdown of fat molecules, after a meal by eight per cent. All meals were composed of the same...More..

Yemen: ICRC president visits country, decries
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Yemen: ICRC president visits country, decries "needless suffering"

The ICRC expects the cholera crisis to infect one in every 45 Yemenis by the end of the year, as less than 45 per cent of Yemen's medical facilities are operational. Alibi noted that the ICRC is now supporting ...More..

Drug Scandal: Kajal's manager Roni arrested
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Drug Scandal: Kajal's manager Roni arrested

I'm in zero support of this and any behavior that is detrimental to the hygiene of our society. "Having said that, just because I care for people who run errands for me does not imply that I can control their p...More..

United States is slipping toward measles being endemic once again
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

United States is slipping toward measles being endemic once again

To conduct the study , researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and Stanford University looked at public data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vacc...More..

South African Child's Case Offers New Hope for HIV Cure
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

South African Child's Case Offers New Hope for HIV Cure

One group of children received deferred ART, while the other group received early, limited ART for the duration of 40 or 96 weeks. She started when she was two and stopped 40 weeks later. It is also unclear why...More..

Million People Now on Life-Saving HIV Treatment
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Million People Now on Life-Saving HIV Treatment

Eight-and-a-half years after treatment, the child shows no signs of infection, adding another piece to the puzzle of eliminating human immunodeficiency virus. "We need to proactively address the rising levels...More..