Medical

by | May 26, 2018 | 08:33

Nipah is a rare virus spread through fruit bats , which can cause flu-like symptoms and brain damage. The dreaded Nipah virus has literally wiped out a family from Perambra in Kozhikode district of Kerala by claiming the life of the fourth member on Thursday.

by | May 17, 2018 | 01:37

Brittney Dennis and Sabrina Peacock are two third-grade teachers at different stages of their careers. An afternoon teacher rally was also planned after the morning's march. "We're grossly underfunding our schools", he said. The focus will be on training members to run for office and rebuilding union structure that has been dilapidated in so many states.

by | May 14, 2018 | 00:43

The Karnataka CM is teeming with confidence as he brushes aside the exit polls as "entertainment for the next 2 days". That year, two senior Dalit leaders of the Congress, Mallikarjun Kharge and state party president G Parameshwara, had contested for the chief minister's post in a secret ballot of the Congress legislature party.

by | May 12, 2018 | 20:59

The ministry was alerted to the likelihood of Ebola at Bikoro on May 3 after 17 people died from hemorrhagic fever over the preceding five weeks, which led it to test the five patients suspected of carrying the virus. A spokesman for the director of epidemiology in DRC said government experts would meet on Thursday to discuss measures to prevent it crossing the border to neighbouring Congo-Brazzaville.

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:22

Oman and Kuwait also gave circumspect positions. The original 2015 agreement had lifted sanctions in exchange for Tehran limiting its nuclear programme. withdrawal from the agreement. As a practical matter, only Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Kuwait, Russia and the United States have the ability to raise production and exports in the short term.

by | May 08, 2018 | 01:39

Republicans, who control both houses of Congress as well as the White House, are looking to break with election history dictating that the party of the president typically loses seats in mid-term elections. Problem is, Don Blankenship , now running for Senate, can't win the General Election in your State No way! An internal poll from one of Blankenship's rivals taken on Saturday and Sunday found Blankenship slightly ahead with 31 percent of the vote, according to The Weekly Standard .

by | May 04, 2018 | 13:53

Many of the UK's cities also have air quality levels that far exceed the safe guidelines set out by the World Health Organisation . The PM2.5 includes pollutants like sulfate, nitrate and black carbon, which pose the greatest risk to human health.

by | May 03, 2018 | 15:59

There will be plenty of guns at the National Rifle Convention in Dallas this week, but one room will be completely free of weapons. Parkland student David Hogg started a petition asking Pence to drop out of his speaking slot at the NRA convention 2018.

by | May 03, 2018 | 15:55

It considered the names of judges from Calcutta, Rajasthan and Telangana and Andhra Pradesh High Courts but "deferred" the decision, without giving next date of the meeting. Malhotra was sworn in as the judge of the apex court on 27 April. The members of the collegium including Justices Chelameswar, Gogoi, Lokur and Kurian Joseph had expressed concern over the delay in clearing the name of the Uttarakhand chief justice as the apex court judge.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:45

People also carry these diseases to new places as they travel. "The presence of vectors with proven or possible capacity to transmit a wide range of pathogens leaves the United States susceptible to outbreaks of exotic vector-borne diseases", the report said.

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:38

CA boss James Sutherland even said they were optimistic about hosting the twilight Test and that they would be engaging in talks with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) over the situation. Instead the Gabba will host the first of two Tests against Sri Lanka, a day-nighter from January 24 which runs over the Australia Day long weekend.

by | May 01, 2018 | 09:20

Isco is all but out of the equation after failing to overcome injury, leaving Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema and Marco Asensio - and Vazquez if he doesn't play in defence - contesting the remaining spots. However, both left-back Alaba (thigh) and midfielder Martinez (head) should feature after recovering from thigh and head knocks, respectively. Nacho Fernandez, a central defender who has played at right back on other occasions, is coming off an injury and it's not clear if he will be fully fit ...

by | April 30, 2018 | 11:42

Harvey, along with friend Jerry James , founded the annual event on a San Francisco beach in 1986. "Now that he's gone, let's take the liberty of contradicting him, and keep his memory alive in our hearts, our thoughts, and our actions", Mangrum wrote.

by | April 30, 2018 | 11:33

After restructuring his contract, Austin will cost the Cowboys $5 million next season. Austin has three punt returns for touchdowns over five seasons, but his last one would come in 2015. Used mainly as a decoy, Austin only caught 13 passes and put up just 317 total yards of offense. Although his price tag makes him expendable, the former first round pick has a chance to prove himself as a valuable member of America's Team.

by | April 29, 2018 | 00:07

YouTube Kids is introducing new features that will give parents greater control over the content their children can access while using the app. Messenger Kids was built to give parents more control and to give kids a safer space to message and video chat with close friends and family.

by | April 26, 2018 | 12:47

The recent recapture of Douma , a remnant rebel bastion east of Damascus, by forces of Syrian President Bashar Assad, led to scattered reunions. "The reconnaissance and air defense systems' recording data we have obtained, the work at the scene and polls of eye-witnesses show that the Pantsyr, Osa, Strela-10, Buk, Kvadrat and S-125 surface-to-air missile systems protecting the Syrian capital and the nearby Duvali, Dumayr, Bley and Mezze airfields of the Syrian Air Force destroyed 46 cruise ...

by | April 23, 2018 | 21:54

Qassemi further called on the United Nations and the countries that can play a role in the resolution of Yemeni crisis to increase their efforts to immediately stop the attacks and to take measures to protect civilians, especially women and children.

by | April 20, 2018 | 01:31

Gobert finished with 13 points and 15 rebounds, power forward Derrick Favors had 20 points and 16 rebounds, while the backcourt duo of Donovan Mitchell and Ricky Rubio combined for 50 points. "I just took what the game gave me". The Utah Jazz evened up their best-of-seven series with the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night with a 102-95 victory.

by | April 19, 2018 | 02:13

Russian Federation has sought to absolve Assad of any guilt by blaming a rebel group, called the White Helmets, for carrying out the alleged chemical attack . "The Syrian regime has reportedly been attempting to hide the evidence by searching evacuees from Douma to ensure samples are not being smuggled from this area, and a wider operation to hide the facts of the attack is under way, supported by the Russians", she said.

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:45

Overnight, U.S., British and French forces launched more than 100 missiles from ships and manned aircraft, targeting three of Syria's main chemical weapons facilities. Tehran also slammed the US's decision of launching air strikes in Syria. The United States has an important national interest in averting a worsening catastrophe in Syria, and specifically deterring the use and proliferation of chemical weapons.