Medical


Jail term for doctors,chemists if they don't report TB Jail term for doctors,chemists if they don't report TB
- March 24, 2018

But while it may well be a disease with history, it is regretably not yet a disease of the past. Currently, there are over 2.8 million cases in India, making it the TB capital of the world, as per a report by the World Health Organisations. (more...)
Emmerson Mnangagwa grants amnesty to 3000 prisoners Emmerson Mnangagwa grants amnesty to 3000 prisoners
- March 24, 2018

China has said that Zimbabwe's "looters list" of people who owe the country money is not "credible", the news site Times Live reports. "This will ease the de-congestion of our prisons". The pardon does not apply to habitual criminals previously pardoned but jailed again and those convicted of murder, treason, rape and armed robbery. (more...)
One Billion USD 'arms deal' sanctioned for Saudi Arabia One Billion USD 'arms deal' sanctioned for Saudi Arabia
- March 24, 2018

The White House has signaled its support for the sale, which would include around 6,700 anti-tank missiles and $300 million in parts for the Saudis' helicopters and tanks, the department said Thursday. Flyadeal, the low-priced airline owned by the national airline of Saudi Arabia, recently said it will choose between the Boeing 737 MAX and the Airbus A320neo for a 50-aircraft order this year. (more...)
Russian Federation poses threat to all of Europe, says British PM Russian Federation poses threat to all of Europe, says British PM
- March 24, 2018

United, we will succeed". But UK forces are deployed in the Baltic states along with U.S. and other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces as a deterrent in the unlikely event of a Russian landgrab. And she will warn that the "indiscriminate and reckless" attack fits in with a pattern of disrespect for worldwide rules and norms by Moscow which threatens the basis for Europe's advanced democracies, open societies and free economies. (more...)
JNU protest: Women Delhi Police officers manhandle female journalist JNU protest: Women Delhi Police officers manhandle female journalist
- March 24, 2018

Two female journalists from a leading daily said that they were manhandeled by the police and even snatched away their cameras. The JNU teachers are protesting against the removal of several department heads and a coordinator for not complying with the university's new attendance rules, and a number of them are on a hunger strike. (more...)
CFD: Kidde Recalls Dual Sensor Smoke Alarms Due to Risk of Failure CFD: Kidde Recalls Dual Sensor Smoke Alarms Due to Risk of Failure
- March 24, 2018

According to the fire department, the alarms have a yellow cap inside that may block one of the two smoke sensors and compromise the alarm, making it unable to alert residents to a fire. Health Canada has issued a recall for 40,000 Kidde brand smoke alarms. If the cap is present, they should immediately contact Kidde to receive instructions and request a free replacement smoke alarm. (more...)
Ighalo Targets Fifth Super Eagles Goal Vs Poland, Insists No Pressure Ighalo Targets Fifth Super Eagles Goal Vs Poland, Insists No Pressure
- March 24, 2018

Eight minutes into the game, the Super Eagles were culpable, as hosts Poland nearly took the lead after Robert Lewandowski hit the post from a sliding pass. Nigeria's next match is against another European side, Serbia in London. However, it was the Super Eagles who had the upper hand as Moses was fouled in the area and the Chelsea man slotted in his spot kick perfectly to give Nigeria the lead. (more...)
Dapchi abduction: CAN calls for Liya's release, commends Federal Govt. Dapchi abduction: CAN calls for Liya's release, commends Federal Govt.
- March 24, 2018

Agoro in a statement made available to journalists in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital while describing the abduction and release as "an arranged abduction and celebration of fraud" however, advised President Muhammadu Buhari "not to allow himself to be rubbished with the issue of the just released Dapchi girls by the Boko Haram insurgents". (more...)
Charlottesville group heading to DC for gun violence march Charlottesville group heading to DC for gun violence march
- March 24, 2018

The proposed safety "solution" may come like a rock to the face for gun control supporters, thousands of whom across the country will come together Saturday for the March for Our Lives . Early on, the pro-gun group were involved in organizing the march with students, but parted ways. In Vancouver, the march will kick off at 10 a.m.at Jack Poole Plaza, before winding its way to the USA consulate. (more...)
Delhi High Court grants bail to Karti Chidambaram Delhi High Court grants bail to Karti Chidambaram
- March 24, 2018

The court has directed him not to influence witnesses or close bank accounts. The prosecution had opposed his bail plea alleging that the accused had "already destroyed evidence" and was an "influential" person to influence witnesses. Karti Chidambaram , the son of former finance minister P Chidambaram, was earlier sent to judicial custody till March 24. He was also released on bail by Delhi High Court in March early. (more...)
How to protect your data on Facebook How to protect your data on Facebook
- March 24, 2018

Our responsibility now is to make sure this does not happen again. Aleksandr Kogan , the data scientist who passed along data to SCL Group and its affiliate Cambridge Analytica, built a Facebook app that drew data from users and their friends in 2013. (more...)
Driver Dies After Breaching Gate at Travis Air Base in California Driver Dies After Breaching Gate at Travis Air Base in California
- March 24, 2018

Additionally, the base's Explosive Ordnance Disposal team, Office of Special Investigations and other responders were on scene. Additional security measures were implemented at the main and hospital gates. The Solano County Sheriff's Office coroner is conducting an autopsy to determine how Kazi died, Ragan said. Home to thousands of military and civilian personnel, Travis houses several Air Force units and a medical center. (more...)
World Water Day being observed today World Water Day being observed today
- March 24, 2018

The statement said: "Children without access to safe water are more likely to die in infancy and throughout childhood from waterborne diseases". Below average rainfall in the city since 2015 that has dried out the city's water reservoirs. (more...)
Will Shareholder Love To Invest in This Stock?Pfizer Inc. (PFE)
- March 24, 2018

About 411,772 shares traded. It has outperformed by 193.64% the S&P500. Schwerin Boyle Capital Management Inc decreased Coca Cola (KO) stake by 2.17% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.15 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.18, from 0.9 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 53 investors sold PFE shares while 700 reduced holdings. (more...)
Kremlin Slams Johnson Comparing Putin to Hitler as 'Disgusting' Kremlin Slams Johnson Comparing Putin to Hitler as 'Disgusting'
- March 24, 2018

Relations between the two countries instead have remained tense amid the allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election and the investigations of whether there was collusion between Trump's campaign and Russia. Russian Federation has repeatedly denied any involvement in the attack, and in a reciprocal gesture, expelled 23 British diplomats as well as closing the British Council in Russian Federation. (more...)
Anna Hazare sits on an indefinite hunger strike for Lokpal Anna Hazare sits on an indefinite hunger strike for Lokpal
- March 24, 2018

A member of Anna's team has revealed that he chose 23 March symbolically for his hunger strike because this was the day freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev were hanged by the British. Anna Hazare said, "Since there has been no response from your side, I have made a decision to launch an agitation in Delhi. I will continue with the protest until the demands are met". (more...)
1 arrested, 2 wanted in burglary of Gronkowski's home 1 arrested, 2 wanted in burglary of Gronkowski's home
- March 24, 2018

Foxborough police arrested 31-year-old Anthony Almeida of Randolph early Friday and charged him with breaking and entering nighttime, two counts of receiving stolen property and malicious destruction of property. BC-US-Gronk Robbed , 128Man charged in burglary at New England Patriot player's homeEds: APNewsNow. Gronkowski's home was burglarized in February while his team was in Minnesota to play against the Philadelphia Eagles . (more...)
NEW REPORT: Sharp increase in Alzheimer's prevalence, deaths, costs of care NEW REPORT: Sharp increase in Alzheimer's prevalence, deaths, costs of care
- March 24, 2018

Arizona might have a problem with Alzheimer's Disease by 2030. The fight to end Alzheimer's Disease is even more hard today than ever before. In 2017, about 16 million Americans provided more than 18 billion hours of unpaid care to those suffering from the debilitating conditions, whether in the form of physical, emotional or financial support, which was valued upwards of $232.1 billion. (more...)
Video shows Vegas gunman before mass shooting Video shows Vegas gunman before mass shooting
- March 24, 2018

In it, Paddock is seen as an unassuming figure, gambling for hours at a time , then leaving the hotel to drive to his home in Mesquite, Nevada, where he would grab more bags to bring to the hotel. Rarely are investigators or the public able to track the preparations of a mass gunman in such molecular detail. The surveillance footage released to the New York Times does not appear to contain any material that might suggest Paddock's motive. (more...)
Next upbeat after toughest trading in 25 years Next upbeat after toughest trading in 25 years
- March 24, 2018

Next has become the latest retail outlet to record a negative performance admitting that "2017 was the most challenging year we have faced for 25 years". Profits in its retail business slumped by almost a quarter. "The shift in profit mix over the last two years makes a look at the store estate again surely at the top of the agenda for the firm", Wilson said. (more...)
Grilled meat 'linked to high blood pressure' Grilled meat 'linked to high blood pressure'
- March 24, 2018

Dr. Gang Liu said that the chemicals produced by cooking meats at high temperatures induce oxidative stress, inflammation , and insulin resistance in animal studies , and these pathways may contribute to an elevated risk of developing high blood pressure , Science Daily reported. (more...)
'Alien' Atacama skeleton surrenders its genetic secrets 'Alien' Atacama skeleton surrenders its genetic secrets
- March 24, 2018

The results revealed four new SNVs - a type of genetic mutation at the individual level - in genes that were known to cause bone diseases, like scoliosis or dislocations, as well as two more SNVs in genes involved in producing collagen. The new mutations that Butte and Nolan were able to glimpse could be informative for doctors who have pediatric patients with bone diseases. It's believed the sheer number of deformities would have made Ata stillborn. (more...)
Saccone concedes Pennsylvania House special election to Lamb Saccone concedes Pennsylvania House special election to Lamb
- March 24, 2018

Saccone's statement indicates he will not formally challenge the results. Besides Saccone, Republican state Sen. That is what cost Saccone the election. Keith Rothfus in a newly drawn district west of Pittsburgh. Another key is that he is pro-labor, not unlike the previous Republican who held the seat. (more...)
Three Firefighters Killed In New York And Pennsylvania Three Firefighters Killed In New York And Pennsylvania
- March 24, 2018

Zachary Anthony graduated from Pleasant Valley High School in 2007. Autopsies were scheduled at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest, where a procession of emergency vehicles arrived Friday morning. Firefighters, including crews from neighboring departments, immediately responded along with the York County Advanced Technical Rescue Team. What occurred Wednesday at the site? The York firefighters were trying to put out the hotspots on the burning building on North Broad and Walnut ... (more...)
'13 Reasons Why' adds warning video for Season 2 '13 Reasons Why' adds warning video for Season 2
- March 24, 2018

They say that the show is created to start conversations around issues like mental health, sexual assault, and substance abuse, yet advises that this might not be a show for young people who are dealing with those issues themselves, and if they do watch, they should do so with an adult they trust. (more...)
Sonia Gandhi taken to Delhi from Shimla after complaint of restlessness Sonia Gandhi taken to Delhi from Shimla after complaint of restlessness
- March 24, 2018

Senior Congress leader Sonia Gandhi, who was in Shimla along with her daughter Priyanka Vadra to inspect her under-construction house at Chharabra, was rushed to New Delhi on Friday owing to her ill-health. Initially, Sonia was brought to a Chandigarh hospital from Shimla before taken back to New Delhi in a special aircraft. Sonia Gandhi and her family arrived here on Wednesday and visited Charabra where a cottage of Priyanka is being constructed. (more...)
Amnesty International raps Twitter for violating women's rights Amnesty International raps Twitter for violating women's rights
- March 22, 2018

Detailing her experiences with online abuse on social media platforms, especially Twitter, Indian journalist Rana Ayyub said, "There was a lot of hate and there was character assassination and the kind of malicious, vicious character assassination that I had not witnessed before". (more...)
Students protest for permanent jobs in the Railways, Fadnavis holds talks Students protest for permanent jobs in the Railways, Fadnavis holds talks
- March 22, 2018

This move has come after the Indian Railways received the maximum number of passenger complaints regarding the overcharging of the food in trains, especially in mail and express trains wherein the cost of the food is not included in the fare of the train ticket. (more...)
Trump pushes death penalty for some drug dealers Trump pushes death penalty for some drug dealers
- March 21, 2018

It's not clear that death sentences for drug dealers, even for those whose product causes multiple deaths, would be constitutional, said Doug Berman, a law professor at Ohio State University. Last month, Congress passed a two-year budget that included a $6 billion funding increase for efforts to address opioid abuse. At the time, treatment advocates and drug policy experts were concerned the uptick in funding wouldn't be spent wisely and wasn't almost enough. (more...)
More snow possibly on the way this weekend More snow possibly on the way this weekend
- March 21, 2018

Low Around 30. Temperatures before sunrise will be in the 50s, cooling off to the upper 40s after sunrise. Colder, breezy and wet weather will continue through the weekend with highs around 10 degrees below average. Areas of mostly light to moderate precipitation continue in the warm air advection environment. East wind around 15 miles per hour. While not expecting 60 miles per hour gusts, like those during the March 2 storm, sustained wind speeds are forecast between 15 and 30 miles ... (more...)