Medicine


'You Lack Powers To Prosecute Serving Judges,' Court Tells EFCC 'You Lack Powers To Prosecute Serving Judges,' Court Tells EFCC
- December 12, 2017

The Court said unless in cases where judicial officials have been sacked by the National Judicial Council (NJC), the EFCC can not prosecute or investigate them. He said: "Section 6 of the constitution vested judicial powers on the court of law while Section 35 (1) (c) of the constitution exempts no one from criminal prosecution". (more...)
India, racing to overtake China in population, cracks down on condom advertisements India, racing to overtake China in population, cracks down on condom advertisements
- December 12, 2017

It also said that the advertisements of condoms that are inappropriate and indecent for children should not be telecasted during this time. In the advisory, the Smriti Irani-headed information and broadcasting (I&B) ministry said that condom ads should only be aired between 10pm and 6am to avoid exposure of such material to children and to ensure "strict adherence to the provisions contained in the Cable Television Networks Rules, 1994". (more...)
Baby formula recalled worldwide over bacteria scare Baby formula recalled worldwide over bacteria scare
- December 12, 2017

The recall includes products for export, including to China, Taiwan, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq, Morocco, Lebanon, Sudan, Romania, Serbia, Georgia, Greece, Haiti, Colombia and Peru. It said it is "sincerely sorry for the concern generated by the situation and expresses its compassion and support to the families whose children fell ill". (more...)
The Laurion Capital Management LP Takes Position in PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (PTCT)
- December 12, 2017

New Jersey Better Educational Savings Tru holds 0.53% in PTC Inc. Public Employees Retirement System of OH purchased a new position in shares of PTC Therapeutics in the 2nd quarter worth $142,000. WARNING: "South Dakota Investment Council Decreases Position in PTC Therapeutics, Inc". (NASDAQ:RCM) to report earnings on March, 7. They expect $0.17 earnings per share, up 70.00 % or $0.07 from last year's $0.1 per share. (more...)
Giant panda can't get enough of snow at National Zoo Giant panda can't get enough of snow at National Zoo
- December 12, 2017

The National Zoo posted a video on social media showing Mei Xiang rolling and playing in the leaves covered with snow. The federation intends to begin distributing the footage on December 19, when the young panda will be shown to the public for the first time. (more...)
Why man flu is not to be sneezed at
- December 12, 2017

Dr. Kyle Sue explored the science behind the so-called man flu, a phenomenon where men are accused of exaggerating their cold and flu symptoms . Writing in the BMJ , the clinical assistant professor at Canada's Memorial University of Newfoundland, said: 'Men may not be exaggerating symptoms but have weaker immune responses to viral respiratory viruses, leading to greater morbidity and mortality than in women'. (more...)
Stock On the Run: Amgen Inc. (AMGN)
- December 12, 2017

Amgen Inc now has $127.33B valuation. About 28,340 shares traded. Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 25th. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, November 1 by Argus Research. Amgen, Inc. has a 12-month low of $141.00 and a 12-month high of $191.10. (NASDAQ:AMGN) traded up $1.45 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $175.41. (more...)
First pregnancy test that can be flushed down the toilet First pregnancy test that can be flushed down the toilet
- December 12, 2017

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Birth control pills associated with higher risk of breast cancer Birth control pills associated with higher risk of breast cancer
- December 12, 2017

Researchers analyzed health records of 1.8 million women, ages 15 to 49, in Denmark where a national health care system allows linking up large databases of prescription histories, cancer diagnoses and other information. However, he noted, pretty much everything in life carries risks and women know that. "This study demonstrates, for the first time, that aggressive breast cancers can be caught early, without excessive recalls or biopsies", Olopade said. (more...)
Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp Trims Position in Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp Trims Position in Tractor Supply Company (TSCO)
- December 11, 2017

The ROIC Quality of Tractor Supply Company (NasdaqGS: TSCO ) is 21.043630. The Liberty Capital Management Inc holds 4,975 shares with $249,000 value, down from 35,160 last quarter. ( NYSE:OAS ), 22 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Tractor Supply's revenue for the quarter was up 11.6% on a year-over-year basis. On May 8, 2017, George Mackenzie executed a direct buy involving 2158 shares. (more...)
Kashmir has light snow in higher reaches, rains lash plains Kashmir has light snow in higher reaches, rains lash plains
- December 11, 2017

The resort recorded a low of minus 2.4 degrees Celsius over two degrees down from the previous night's zero degrees Celsius. "These 141 snow clearance machines have been tested in presence of designated officers and dispatched to different districts where they will operate under the control of respective district or sub-district control rooms", the officials said. (more...)
Woman's lover 'disfigured in failed plan to replace husband' Woman's lover 'disfigured in failed plan to replace husband'
- December 11, 2017

The woman was married to one Sudhakar Reddy and they have two children. Swathi would go to Rajesh for physiotherapy and later they started having an affair. As the suspicion grew, they asked him to identify the family members. Fearing that he would be caught if they recognised his voice, Rajesh continued pretending as Sudhakar and spoke to them only in writing. (more...)
Here's why senior advocate Rajeev Dhawan quit court practice Here's why senior advocate Rajeev Dhawan quit court practice
- December 11, 2017

Allegedly, Dhavan also had a spat of CJI Misra in the NCT of Delhi v. Lt. Governor case, with the CJI also taking serious objection to Dhavan's conduct. You are always like that. This was, however, not the first run in that Dhavan had with the Chief Justice in recent weeks. Then, in the matter of Centre vs Delhi, Dhawan, who was representing the Arvind Kejriwal government, wanted to further a few more arguments even though CJI Misra had said that the Supreme Court had reserved its order ... (more...)
Worth Observing Stocks: WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX), British American Tobacco plc (BTI)
- December 11, 2017

It has outperformed by 1.08% the S&P500. Goldman Sachs Group Inc increased its stake in British Amern Tob Plc (BTI) by 16.34% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. They expect $0.40 earnings per share, up 29.03% or $0.09 from last year's $0.31 per share. CBOE's profit will be $97.58M for 36.63 P/E if the $0.86 EPS becomes a reality. (more...)
Pro-SARS protest rocks Rivers State Pro-SARS protest rocks Rivers State
- December 11, 2017

It was organized by a coalition of civil society organization under the aegis of Concerned Men and Women Association of Nigeria with membership drawn from the Police Community Relations Committee, The Emminent Persons Forum and market men and women among others. (more...)
New drug discovery may stop Huntington's disease New drug discovery may stop Huntington's disease
- December 11, 2017

The UCL scientist, who was not involved in the research, says the same approach might be possible in other neurodegenerative diseases that feature the build-up of toxic proteins in the brain. Huntington's is one the most devastating diseases we can get with some patients describing it as Parkinson's, Alzheimer's and motor neurone disease all rolled into one. (more...)
Heartbreaking Video Shows Starving Polar Bear On Warming Canadian Island Heartbreaking Video Shows Starving Polar Bear On Warming Canadian Island
- December 11, 2017

Thank you your support in keeping my @sea_legacy team in the field. A wildlife photographer who filmed a starving polar bear walking limply across an ice-free landscape hopes the footage can show people the effects of climate change . A paper, published in July, said that the higher global temperatures go the more likely polar bears are to interact with humans - and possibly attack and eat them. (more...)
Bommarillu Comedian Vijay Sai Passed away in Hyderabad Bommarillu Comedian Vijay Sai Passed away in Hyderabad
- December 11, 2017

At around 10 a.m Vijay bolted his bedroom door and then hung himself from the ceiling of his bedroom. The police are yet to confirm whether Vijay Sai left behind a suicide note or not. Local media reports suggest that Vijay was not receiving good film offers from sometime and also he was living separately from his wife since 2015. (more...)
Spot-fixing case: Nasir Jamshed banned for one year Spot-fixing case: Nasir Jamshed banned for one year
- December 11, 2017

He has denied all charges. "He has not been charged yet", said Taffazul Rizvi, the PCB legal adviser. The ban was imposed for non-cooperation with the board in the ongoing investigation into the spot-fixing scandal that hit the second edition of the PSL . (more...)
Tom Hardy Says Venom Movie is Based on 'Lethal Protector' Comics
- December 11, 2017

New details about the highly anticipated and upcoming installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe reveal that " Venom " will based on the " Venom : Lethal Protector " comic series. So, taking into account that these two comics serve as the primary inspiration for the Venom movie, the story likely finds Venom newly adjusted to San Francisco living and battling an invasion of alien symbiotes of some sort, although it's been rumored that Carnage is the primary villain, so he may also ... (more...)
Google Doodle honors German physicist Max Born Google Doodle honors German physicist Max Born
- December 11, 2017

From modern day personal computers, lasers, medical imaging devices (MRI), to an array of many other significant game-changing inventions, these gifts have significantly reshaped the growth pattern of the technological era of today. Robert Koch understood the key to solving big problems often lay in small cells. He had also served as a lecturer at Edinburgh University for almost two decades until his retirement in 1954. (more...)
Washington State WR Tavares Martin Jr. dismissed from team Washington State WR Tavares Martin Jr. dismissed from team
- December 11, 2017

He led WSU in all three of those categories. Washington State takes on Michigan State for the Holiday Bowl with a depleted receiving group on December 28. Isaiah Johnson-Mack, who was second on the team with 555 yards, announced last week he plans on transferring from the school to be closer to his family in Florida. (more...)
Ambassador Haley on Trump's accusers: 'They should be heard' Ambassador Haley on Trump's accusers: 'They should be heard'
- December 10, 2017

Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the White House's position is the women who accused Trump of sexual harassment are lying. Trump won the White House in spite of accusations he groped women and an "Access Hollywood" tape of him boasting about grabbing women's private parts. (more...)
Foundry Partners LLC Maintains Position in Eaton Corp (ETN)
- December 10, 2017

Tiedemann Wealth Management LLC acquired a new stake in Eaton Corporation, PLC during the first quarter worth $520,000. The stock increased 0.04% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $77.29. The stock of Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE: ETN ) has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, February 3 by JP Morgan. Robert W. Baird has "Neutral" rating and $59.0 target. (more...)
David Mueller Uses $1 Sacagawea Coin To Pay Off Taylor Swift Lawsuit David Mueller Uses $1 Sacagawea Coin To Pay Off Taylor Swift Lawsuit
- December 10, 2017

The former radio DJ found to have groped Taylor Swift said he tried to take "a little poke" at her by sending her a $1 Sacajawea coin, according to the Associated Press . You might be made to feel like you're overreacting, because society has made this stuff seem so casual. "My advice is that you not blame yourself and do not accept the blame others will try to place on you", she added. (more...)
What Next for Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MRNS) Stock After Today's Big Decline? What Next for Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MRNS) Stock After Today's Big Decline?
- December 10, 2017

The firm is also developing ganaxolone IV formulation to treat status epilepticus. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.54 in Q2 2017. Its down 2.06, from 2.6 in 2017Q1. 500 are held by Creative Planning. Therefore 50% are positive. Marinus Pharmaceuticals had 9 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
Daughter comes in defence of Tabloid editor accused of getting colleague killed Daughter comes in defence of Tabloid editor accused of getting colleague killed
- December 10, 2017

It is a suo-motu case by the police based on Shahi's (the contract killer) statement. "He confessed Belagere had directly interacted with him and given him a supari to kill Heggaravalli", Kumar said. Belagere's office. Police were hot on his heels since Hussein used to supply country-made firearms (Gauri was killed with a similar weapon). Belagere tried contacting him during this period but failed. (more...)
More snow falling as Storm Caroline grips UK More snow falling as Storm Caroline grips UK
- December 10, 2017

The Met Office says northern and western parts of the United Kingdom are set to endure another day of "frequent blustery snow and hail showers" and a widespread frost will befall inland areas overnight as we head into the weekend. "The heaviest and most frequent snow showers will progressively become confined to north-east Scotland during Saturday". The previous Atlantic storm, named Brian, hit Ireland in late October, less than a week after what began as Hurricane Ophelia. (more...)
PDP Elects Secondus As National Chairman, Adeniran, Dokpesi Reject Outcome PDP Elects Secondus As National Chairman, Adeniran, Dokpesi Reject Outcome
- December 10, 2017

Adeniran and Dokpesi stormed out of the Eagle Square venue of the convention before voting was over. He alleged that the delegates were expected to use the list to determine who they would vote at the national convention of the party. Similarly, Taiwo Akeju , Director, Media and Publicity of the Adeniran Campaign, called for the cancellation of the entire exercise. Also, the governor of Akwa Ibom state, Udom Emmanuel, who spoke with AIT, said the "Unity List" in circulation could not ... (more...)
Inchcape (INCH) Price Target Lowered to GBX 910 at Deutsche Bank
- December 10, 2017

N+1 Singer reaffirmed a "not rated" rating on shares of IFG Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "J P Morgan Chase & Co Trims AO World (AO) Target Price to GBX 125" was first published by The Lincolnian Online and is the property of of The Lincolnian Online. (more...)