Thursday November 15-th, 2018

People Who Prefer Well-Done Meat Face Higher Risk Of High Blood Pressure People Who Prefer Well-Done Meat Face Higher Risk Of High Blood Pressure

The Dallas-based association is the nation's oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. "The chemicals created by cooking meats at high temperatures initiate oxidative pressure, irritation and Insu...

Experts stress need to report TB cases to eradicate it Experts stress need to report TB cases to eradicate it

TB is a cause of poverty. Early diagnosis and complete treatment is the corner-stone of TB prevention and control strategy. TB patients are high vulnerable to post-treatment disease such as scar carcinoma, obstructive airway disease and lung fibr...

Delhi HC grants bail to Karti Chidambaram in INX Media case Delhi HC grants bail to Karti Chidambaram in INX Media case

A battery of Senior Advocates including Kapil Sibal , Abhishek Manu Singhvi , Dayan Krishnan and Gopal Subramaniam had appeared for Karti Chidambaram . It, however, later revised the figure to $1 million (about Rs 6.50 crore at the current ex...

Fire Officials Warn Of Smoke Alarm Recall Fire Officials Warn Of Smoke Alarm Recall

Health Canada is recalling 40,000 smoke alarms due to a defect that could prevent them from detecting fires. The affected models were sold between September 2016 and January 2018. If the cap is present, they should immediately contact Kidde to rece...

Super Eagles thrash Poland 1-0 Super Eagles thrash Poland 1-0

In the 15th minute, Nigeria's first free-kick of the game failed to threaten Lukasz Fabianski in goal for Poland . The victory follows a 4-2 win over three-time world champions, Argentina , in Russian Federation last November- a game that was...

Boko Haram returns girls in Nigeria, warns against schooling them again Boko Haram returns girls in Nigeria, warns against schooling them again

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday declared that his government is ready to offer unconditional amnesty to members of the Boko Haram sect who are ready to lay down their arms. " 'Don't take your girls to that school again if you don't want us ...

Mozilla pulls ads from Facebook in wake of Cambridge Analytica scandal Mozilla pulls ads from Facebook in wake of Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has finally commented on the data-sharing scandal involving his firm and data analytics provider Cambridge Analytica. We will restrict developers' data access even further to prevent other kinds of abuse...

Florida school shooting survivors speak at Harvard Florida school shooting survivors speak at Harvard

Following the February 14 massacre carried out by Nikolas Cruz , a former student, one teacher said an email had circulated among staff letting them know Cruz should not be permitted to wear a backpack on school grounds. The event Tuesday evening ...

Motive a mystery in weird, fiery crash at Travis gate Motive a mystery in weird, fiery crash at Travis gate

Authorities have not announced a motive but the security breach does not appear at this point to be terrorism-related, Ragan said. First responders were unable to remove Kazi from the burning van because the doors were locked, Ragan said.

Know Why It Is Important To Save Water Know Why It Is Important To Save Water

Nearly two decades ago, the National Commission on Water showed that overall water balances are rather precarious, that crisis situations already prevail in several river basins, and further that, by 2050, water demand may well exceed available sou...

Jammu University granted full autonomy by UGC Jammu University granted full autonomy by UGC

The University of Jammu is among the 12 state universities of the country and the only University of JK which has been recognized by the UGC under its new initiative of granting graded autonomy. KIIT, founded by Dr. Achyuta Samanta here in 1992, ...

Republican Saccone concedes Pennsylvania election Republican Saccone concedes Pennsylvania election

With the win, Democrats in the state and nationally will likely point to Lamb's win as the start of a wave ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. "He congratulated him and wished him luck", Branstetter said. Saccone now will press forward in a seco...

Netflix Releases Trailer For Thriller Series The Rain Netflix Releases Trailer For Thriller Series The Rain

The creators of the hit series have revealed that season two will make it easier for parents to talk to their kids about the " uncomfortable " topics brought up in the show. In Netflix's post-apocalyptic YA thriller, two Danish siblings emerge fr...

Low Back Pain, Which Affects 540 Million Worldwide, Often Mistreated Low Back Pain, Which Affects 540 Million Worldwide, Often Mistreated

This situation is detailed in three papers by 31 authors published Thursday by The Lancet . "The majority of cases of lower back pain respond to simple physical and psychological therapies that keep people active and enable them to stay at work", ...

Missouri death row inmate asking for stay of execution Missouri death row inmate asking for stay of execution

Bucklew, 49, was scheduled to die at 6 p.m. on Tuesday. U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday granted a stay of execution to a Missouri inmate who argued the process could cause him undue suffering. The Supreme Court voted 5-4 in favor of Bucklew's appeal,...

Class 9 student hangs herself, family alleges sexually harassment by teachers Class 9 student hangs herself, family alleges sexually harassment by teachers

While Ikisha's mother alleges that her daughter complained about her two teachers who would repeatedly scold her and also refused to go to school. The student hanged herself in Noida and her family has blamed the school. "Constable Nirpender Singh ...

Unions recommend 6.5% pay offer for NHS workers Unions recommend 6.5% pay offer for NHS workers

The half of NHS staff who are already at the top of their pay scale will get the 6.5%. The deal has been formally agreed by leaders of the NHS unions but it must now be voted on by staff. "We will also extend shared parental leave rights to all s...

Kidde Dual Sensor smoke alarms recalled Kidde Dual Sensor smoke alarms recalled

Kidde, a fire safety product manufacturer, has announced the recall of almost 452,000 dual smoke detectors. The recall announced Wednesday, March 21 also covers another 40,000 of the Kidde dual-sensor smoke alarms sold in Canada. People should not ...

Snow to spoil Spring's start Snow to spoil Spring's start

Thursday will not be quite as cold as Wednesday , but it will still be unseasonably cool for this time of year with high temperatures in the mid to upper 40s. Have made a decision to let the Winter Storm Watch continue for now as it's looking mo...

Mandatory Evacuation Order issued in Santa Barbara County Mandatory Evacuation Order issued in Santa Barbara County

The Thomas Fire that burned through Ventura County in late 2017 destroyed much of the vegetation that holds hillsides together when it rains, absorbing the precipitation into the ground. The storm is expected to arrive late Tuesday and persist thro...

Alzheimer's Costs Americans $277 Billion Annually, Numbers Continue To Increase Alzheimer's Costs Americans $277 Billion Annually, Numbers Continue To Increase

The report finds that at present 5.7 million Americans suffer from Alzheimer's disease and of these 5.5 million are over the age of 65 years. The estimated cost of caring for Alzheimer's patients climbed $20 billion in a single year, according to...

2G case: Delhi HC issues notice to all accused including Raja, Kanimozhi 2G case: Delhi HC issues notice to all accused including Raja, Kanimozhi

ED preferred an appeal yesterday with the Delhi High Court challenging the special CBI Court's verdict acquitting Raja, Kanimozhi and others. The HC has set May 25 as the date for hearing the plea. Ltd, film producer Karim Morani, and Kalaignar T...

Watch Daniel Bryan's last match before shocking 2016 retirement Watch Daniel Bryan's last match before shocking 2016 retirement

Daniel Bryan has been medically cleared to return to WWE. The WWE's medical director Dr. Joseph Maroon has cleared Bryan to return as well. Bryan was forced to retire from in-ring competition due to health issues stemming from concussions and has ...

Illinois Republican Governor's Primary Is A Tie Illinois Republican Governor's Primary Is A Tie

Democrats will suffer if they drive away all but the most liberal views, Lipinski said . Ives also won the endorsement of National Review magazine, which described Rauner as " The Worst Republican Governor in America " and said he had " forfeited a...

Stem cell-derived ocular cells treat severe AMD Stem cell-derived ocular cells treat severe AMD

Surgeons engineered a patch of tissue derived from stem cells and inserted it under the retina, the part of the eye that registers an image in a similar way to a digital camera chip. There is a concern that the transplanted cells could become cance...

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