Karti Chidambaram sent to CBI custody for 3 more days

As per the court order, he can not be arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) till March 20 in the money laundering case registered against him. The apex court had also on 23 February refused to stay the summons issued by the ED against Karti.... More..

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Dhawan powers India to six-wicket T20 win over Bangladesh
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Dhawan powers India to six-wicket T20 win over Bangladesh

And they did precisely that riding on an uber cool knock by Shikhar Dhawan to register a six-wicket victory. Dhawan shared a 68-run stand for the third wicket with Suresh Raina (28), who was dropped on one ...More..

Neo-Nazis Clash With Protesters At Richard Spencer MSU Appearance
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Neo-Nazis Clash With Protesters At Richard Spencer MSU Appearance

A spokeswoman for the Michigan State Police said the department was assisting with crowd control but declined to say how many people had been detained or arrested. Alt-right generally refers to the modern w...More..

FDA approves first at-home test for cancer risks
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

FDA approves first at-home test for cancer risks

This test is far from definitive: There are thousands of mutations on the BRCA genes alone that can raise a person's risk of developing cancer, and 23 andMe's test can only identify three. These three mutatio...More..

More US Kids Landing in ICU From Opioids
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

More US Kids Landing in ICU From Opioids

Jason Kane, an associate professor of pediatrics and critical care at Comer Children's Hospital in Chicago and a lead author on the study. For the study, researchers assessed hospitalization data compil...More..

Enterprise withdraws all processed meats and stops their production at two facilities
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Enterprise withdraws all processed meats and stops their production at two facilities

These included processed meat products such as polony, vienna sausages and other processed cold meat often consumed by children. Some 180 of those infected have died. Following the revelation, Tiger Brands , a...More..

Avengers: Infinity War Release Date Moved Up a Week
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Avengers: Infinity War Release Date Moved Up a Week

But there's never been a film quite like Infinity War , which is not only being split into two parts, but it will somehow tie into every movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The Outriders should appear in ...More..

Dalton teacher arrested after firing handgun at school
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Dalton teacher arrested after firing handgun at school

FRAZIER: "Through an exterior window of the classroom". The students told the principal, who tried to enter. The President said specially trained teachers with concealed weapons would be the best deterren...More..

Iran's United Nations envoy: No military solution to crisis in Yemen
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Iran's United Nations envoy: No military solution to crisis in Yemen

The UN Security Council is expected to vote Monday on a British-drafted resolution that would condemn Iran for violating a UN arms embargo by providing missiles and drones to Shi'ite rebels in Yemen. -UK ar...More..

Russian Federation vetoes UN Yemen resolution targeting Iran
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Russian Federation vetoes UN Yemen resolution targeting Iran

Security Council resolution condemned Iran for violating Yemen arms embargo by sending weapons to Houthi rebels . Russia's UN Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia on Monday called the panel's "selective and contentiou...More..

Are varicose veins a warning sign of potentially deadly clots?
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Are varicose veins a warning sign of potentially deadly clots?

Varicose veins, usually caused by pregnancy or the effects of age weakening the blood vessels, are common. The incidence of PE was significantly higher among participants with varicose veins (HR 0.48 versus 0...More..

No Russia flag at PyeongChang Winter Games closing ceremony
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

No Russia flag at PyeongChang Winter Games closing ceremony

The International Olympic Committee has voted unanimously against lifting the ban of Russian Federation from the Pyeongchang Winter Games. It is likely retaliation against the International Olympic Commit...More..

Coalition of Governors combats gun violence
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Coalition of Governors combats gun violence

We can not sit back and let guns get into the hands of those who shouldn't have them, and we can not simply watch nearly daily tragedy occur. "So it has devolved to the states, now for over 20 years, and our th...More..

Delta, United ending group travel discount for NRA members
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Delta, United ending group travel discount for NRA members

In a tweet Saturday, Delta said it is asking the gun lobby to "remove our information from their website ". Several companies in the USA have ended long-held customer discounts for National Rifle Associa...More..

US Embassy in Montenegro attacked with grenade, prompting security scare
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

US Embassy in Montenegro attacked with grenade, prompting security scare

Montenegro police say after he threw the grenade into the yard, he killed himself with another explosive device. There are no reported deaths except of the attacker. The government condemned the attack in...More..

Trump 'Thinking About' Punishing California for Sanctuary Cities
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Trump 'Thinking About' Punishing California for Sanctuary Cities

Trump criticized California's sanctuary policies that forbid local and state law enforcement to communicate and cooperate with immigration authorities, with very few exceptions. The National ICE Council, the ...More..

Halo raises hackles as Mercedes present their new 'diva'
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Halo raises hackles as Mercedes present their new 'diva'

When asked for his thoughts on it, Wolff replied: "I'm not impressed with the whole thing and if you gave me a chainsaw I would take it off". "I think that the team have done a good job to integrate it (the H...More..

CDC warn about Kratom for Salmonella diseases
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

CDC warn about Kratom for Salmonella diseases

Still, concern about kratom is mounting, especially because some people appear to be using the supplement as a way to step down from opioid painkillers like heroin and morphine. "Kratom should not be used to tr...More..

Romanian Measles Epidemic Worst in Europe
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Romanian Measles Epidemic Worst in Europe

Italy also experienced a severe outbreak with 5,006 cases in 2017 compared to 843 the year before . As for the number of people who are not lucky enough to get measles in Europe, the figure is 21 315 peopl...More..

Google Uses Deep Learning To Help Predict Heart Disease Risk
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Google Uses Deep Learning To Help Predict Heart Disease Risk

The procedure for this involves analyzing blood vessels in a region of the eye called the retinal fundus, Newsweek reports . According to USA Today , by looking at the images, 70% of the time Google's AI ...More..

Tutu quits as Oxfam ambassador over aid agency's sex scandal
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Tutu quits as Oxfam ambassador over aid agency's sex scandal

Parties every week? Chic villas? Van Hauwermeiren admits to "some mistakes", but claims he only had one intimate relationship with a Haitian woman that was not a prostitute. Ms Mordaunt said: "No organisation...More..

Oxfam's deputy head quits after Haiti sex scandal
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Oxfam's deputy head quits after Haiti sex scandal

Evans - now a local councillor in England - said she "struggled" to understand why senior management did not give her more resources to address the problem. Another involved an assault on a teenage volunteer by...More..

Maker of Oxycontin to cease marketing efforts to doctors
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Maker of Oxycontin to cease marketing efforts to doctors

In a statement to The Verge , a Purdue spokesperson says that "we have restructured and significantly reduced our commercial operation and will no longer be promoting opioids to prescribers". The drug was mark...More..

Indian PM embarks on Mideast tour, to engage in
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Indian PM embarks on Mideast tour, to engage in "temple diplomacy"

Prime Minister Modi will meet President Abbas on February 10 in Ramallah. Appreciating India's assistance in strengthening Palestinian economy through executing several projects in the Palestinian areas, Pres...More..

Breast Cancer Linked To An Amino Acid Found In Asparagus
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Breast Cancer Linked To An Amino Acid Found In Asparagus

In short, no. Martin Ledwick, Cancer Research UK's head nurse, said: " At the moment, there is no evidence that restricting certain foods can help fight cancer, so it's important for patients to speak to their ...More..