Medical

Delhi High Court hears plea against deadly Blue Whale game

While the Centre has launched efforts to tackle the problems posed by the Blue Whale challenge by ordering the removal of all internet links to the online ga...


Trump trots out false claim about Pershing's treatment of Muslims - again

During today's broadcast of CNN's The Lead , anchor Jake Tapper took the president to task for repeating this claim. Another issue with the Pershing stor...


Possible Cure for Peanut Allergy Discovered

Ten-year-old Olivia May suffered a reaction when she tried to eat a peanut butter sandwich seven years ago. Australian researchers have reported a major break...


Man held over alleged Chloe Ayling kidnap plot fights extradition to Italy

He denies knowingly taking part in any crime, but Italian police documents revealed he was involved in Ayling's abduction in order to raise funds for his cancer...


Woman caught snorting cocaine off iPhone as she waited outside school

A sheriff's deputy working as a resource officer at the facility reportedly says he saw Hester chopping the substance on her iPhone screen with a credit card. T...


'Mother' of all whales dies at SeaWorld in San Diego

The 42-year-old killer whale's veterinarians, who are experts in marine animal medicine, and her caretakers "made the hard decision to humanely euthanize her to...


Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile in 2 more towns

Philip Armstrong, Medical Entomologist at the CAES, in a statement. No human or horse cases have been reported with WNV-associated illnesses acquired in CT th...


Senator Fiona Nash reveals she is a British citizen

But the Australian government waited to make any announcement until it had received further legal advice from Britain clarifying the situation. "My parents di...


Human remains discovered after 12-year search for Natalee Holloway

The news of the discovery comes just ahead of the premiere of an Oxygen miniseries, The Disappearance of Natalee Holloway , which will air on August 19. Ever...


10-year-old girl gives birth after being raped and refused abortion

The infant has been admitted to the neo-natal intensive care unit for quick recovery, " he said by phone from Chandigarh. As far as the girl is concerned, she i...


Fatal drug overdoses double among U.S. teens

The new numbers involve teens ages 15 to 19 and were released by the National Center for Health Statistics. A new US Government report has revealed that te...


South Korea takes down Gilas Pilipinas, 118-86

Sharpshooter Matthew Wright continues to be a revelation for hot-shooting Gilas. Madanly was the first player in the current tournament to score 35 points in ...


Karnataka launches 101 Indira canteens for affordable food in Bengaluru

Proud that it is a Congress government that conceptualised this canteen, said Rahul Gandhi . He is also scheduled to address a public rally after inauguratin...


Government Share of ACA Premium Hikes Adds $194 Billion to Federal Deficit

The people who would be hurt the most if the CSRs were dropped would be "those who make too much to get a premium subsidy-the people who pay the full cost of ...


Obamacare subsidy cut-off would raise insurance prices

New York's rate announcement came as the Congressional Budget Office reported that premiums for standard plans would rise about 20% and about 1 million pe...


Tillerson: Islamic State Is Responsible For Crimes Against Humanity

He added that "non-Sunni Muslims, such as Alevi Muslims , do not receive the same governmental protections as those enjoyed by recognized non-Muslim minorities...


Several Feared Killed As Boko Haram Strikes Konduga

Last month, an oil prospecting team was captured by al Barnawi's group. At least 37 people, including members of the team, died when rescuers from the military ...


Soldiers from NY, Texas killed in Iraq

The Pentagon spokesman, Army Col. Rob Manning, says an Army artillery unit was firing on an Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, mortar position "when a mi...


Team India hoist flag in Sri Lanka

So the day also is special for me and my family along with the Independence Day also. "I really enjoyed the day seeing the Indian flag wave everywhere you look"...


Australian bodybuilder Meegan Hefford dies of excessive protein consumption

Her mother said to her: "I think you're doing too much at the gym, calm down, slow it down". She was found unconscious in her apartment on July 19 and passed ...


EXPLORE: How Yemen's cholera outbreak spread to a half-million people

The epidemic has spread rapidly because of the ongoing war and the depleting hygiene and sanitation conditions across the country. Millions of people in the cou...


Student shown in viral photo of white nationalist march speaks out

Early Sunday morning, @YesYoureRacist and legions of people on Twitter got to work, sharing photos in the hope someone would recognize the people in them. Th...


Social media harnessed to expose white nationalists at rally

Meanwhile, Peter Cvjetanovic , a 20-year-old student who was captured in one of the most widely shared photos, has defended his right to attend the "Unite the ...


How the US Can Trade Places With North Korea

Experts say if North Korea did launch intermediate-range missiles towards Guam, all its other missiles and artillery would be ready for action. But it also repo...


Man killed over argument about blocked driveway

A 23-year-old man died and his 29-year-old brother was injured in a stabbing over a parking space in Brooklyn late Sunday, authorities say. Dahan (pictured) w...


The Eagles to play Little Caesars Arena in Detroit on October 27

Tickets for the Atlanta performance are $49.50-$299.50 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. August 19 via www.livenation.com. Schmit, with Vince Gill and Deacon ...


Conte: I missed Moses against Burnley

There was still time for more drama as David Luiz's goal made for a nervy finale, but Burnley held out to claim all three points. "And it was a real c...


In Iraq killed two United States military

According to the statement , initial reports suggest the casualties did not come as a result of "enemy contact". The military did not identify the soldiers or ...


Kenyatta declared victor of Kenya poll

However, protests remained isolated on Saturday, with several hundred demonstrators engaging in running battles with police who quickly dispersed what Interior ...


Odisha govt says all steps taken to tackle swine flu, dengue

As many as 16 fresh cases of swine flu were detected on Sunday taking the total number of persons affected with the viral infection to 119 in Odisha so far this...


May God reward those praying for me - Buhari says in London

Last month, his aides released a photo of Buhari having lunch in London with senior member of his ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC), amid intense sp...


Safety commission issues fidget spinner safety tips

Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a statement of caution surrounding the popular toy. If their recommendations on the obsolescing toy seem uninspi...


Sri Lanka make late comeback after Dhawan, Rahul fire

The third Test will be the first time when India will be playing at this venue. As far as Playing XI is concerned, left-arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav will make...


Estrada snaps slide as Jays blank Yanks

The loss by the Yankees (60-53) bumped Boston's lead to 4 ½ games. They didn't get blanked once before the All-Star break. The Yankees' bigger concern, ho...


United Nations relations with Nigeria 'intact' after dispute over army raid

The governor said his government was committed to ensuring the safety of humanitarian workers and restoration of worldwide protocol by all security agencies. Ed...


Americans, especially women and seniors, are drinking more

Researchers suggest economic stress post-Great Recession could play a role, in addition to the improved accessibility of alcohol at retailers and restaurants ...


Pall of gloom descends on death of IAS officer

I am fed up with life and my faith in human existence has gone. I am sorry, I love you all! The suicide note says, I am the 2012 batch IAS Mukesh Pandey in Biha...


TSX hits 1-month low on risk aversion, lower oil prices

His order, reported in state media, came hours after US President Donald Trump late Tuesday warned Pyongyang not to "make any more threats" to the US, sayin...


OR mother sues hospital after newborn baby suffocates after breastfeeding

Three days after his birth, he was taken to a nursery so his mother could rest and be discharged. Thompson is suing Adventist Medical Center for negligence, w...


FDA Reports That 5 People Have Died After Weight Loss Balloon Treatments

One of the devices is a balloon that can be placed in the stomach and filled with saline water, the Orbera balloon made by Apollo Endo-Surgery. The FDA sai...


Antonio Conte: Chelsea are doing their best to sign more players

Conte said there was "no news" on Costa, who is expected to leave in the transfer window. So far this summer Costa, according to his Instagram posts, has been...


Explosion At House In Sunderland

The North East Ambulance Service said it was attending the incident on Rosslyn Avenue. Bill Forster, from Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue, added: "Initially the...


A 100-Year-Old Fruitcake Was Found 'Perfectly Preserved' in Antarctica

After discovering the cake, conservators performed procedures to restore it, including rust removal and taking measures to stabilize the paper wrapping and tin ...


Nawaz Sharif asks people to guard democratic mandate

The PML-N leader, on condition of anonymity, said that the party has a lot of respect for Kulsoom as she is the symbol of courage for many party members who rem...


SL pick Chameera, Gamage for third India Test

The ICC said that during Sri Lanka's second innings, one of Jadeja's throw was "in risky manner". They would desperately want their new alterations to work in...


Man, 83, stabbed to death while walking his dogs in Norfolk

The man was found with stab wounds to his head and neck on Saturday morning, near the village of East Harling. East Harling Parish Council vice chairwoman Eli...


NY to Broaden Medical Marijuana Program

For one - companies that are registered to make and sell medical marijuana would be allowed to make more products. And finally - doctors interested in prescribi...


Minnesota coach PJ Fleck rewards kicker with scholarship from T-shirt cannon

It's always a special moment when a walk-on player learns they are earning a scholarship - and that's without a T-shirt cannon, a friend, and FaceTime with an e...


London mosquitoes test positive for West Nile Virus

It can infect horses, birds and people, but does not spread directly from horses to people or other animals. The Perth County Health Unit says the tests on mo...


Trump to declare the opioid crisis a national emergency

While the White House has been tight-lipped on how the President is spending his working vacation in Bedminster, New Jersey, online photos and a new report ...