Health Care

High autonomy for JNU, others

Another 27 universities have been allowed limited autonomy, which will permit them to start new departments, pay higher salaries to attract the best talent an...


Condemned inmate's medical condition at center of debate

Bucklew, who is 49 years old, has been on death row for more than 20 years for the 1996 murder of Michael Sanders in Cape Giradeau, Missouri. The supreme co...


Blister Packaging Equipment Market - Need for Optimum Efficiency Enticing Adoption

To clarify the Anti-Static Packaging Materials market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the various segment. For e.g., to produce a po...


Cost of Care for Alzheimer's will Increase by $20 over previous year

By 2025, the number of seniors with Alzheimer's could reach 7.1 million, up almost 29 percent. A study released Tuesday reported that the cost of caring f...


Syrian regime strike kills 15 children sheltering in Ghouta school

The report could not be verified, but Syrian Opposition Forces uploaded a photo to Twitter, which it claimed showed the destroyed school. At least 13 were kil...


Patients with macular degeneration regain vision in breakthrough study

The surgery used cells from a human embryo which were grown into a patch and carefully inserted into the back of one of the patients' diseased eyes. They went...


Suspect in Binghamton University student's killing formally charged with murder

He allegedly fled the US after the March 9 crime and was detained by police in Nicaragua when he was admitted to a hospital for treatment of self-inflicted inju...


Mandatory evacuations issued ahead of heavy rain, winter storm

The latest storm is projected to have the heaviest rainfall and longest duration of the winter storm season thus far. It gives residents 72 hours to be ready fo...


Warned of Boko Haram, Nigerian security lapses helped schoolgirls' abduction - Amnesty

Amnesty International urged Nigeria's government to make public the results of its investigation into the mass abduction. "The Nigerian authorities have fail...


L'Oreal buys an augmented reality beauty app maker

The object of L'Oreal's affections is Canadia company ModiFace , which the cosmetics giant already thinks it's "worth it" working with to build technology that...


Meet the Carpool Karaoke mums who brought James Corden to tears

The YouTubve video alone has been viewed nearly 800,000 times. World Down Syndrome Day is Wednesday, March 21, 2018 and its goal is to raise awareness aroun...


World's last male northern white rhino dies, Kenyan conservancy says

The world's last male northern white rhino died after age-related complications, the Kenyan conservancy said on Tuesday. "But there was nothing mean about him",...


Essential oils in soaps and shampoos could be giving you MAN BOOBS

The researchers suggest that the varying estrogenic and/or anti-androgenic properties observed after applying these chemicals to the human cells were consistent...


Keyhole surgery saves women with colon cancer tumour

Colorectal cancer is highly treatable, and the earlier it's detected the better the chances of survival. The American Cancer Society estimates there will b...


Zinedine Zidane hails 'incredible' Cristiano Ronaldo after four goals

Ronaldo has been on a tear of late, scoring in eight consecutive matches across all competitions. For example, if there is a penalty, he takes it with maximum...


Accused JNU professor fails to turn up for questioning

The Delhi women's commission has sent a notice asking JNU registrar Pramod Kumar for details of the action taken. "Notice has been issued and he (JNU professor ...


Toys 'R' Us fallout puts toy makers under pressure

The company has said that a firm timeline has yet to be determined. The company could not provide specifics, but liquidation dates may vary across stores. The...


Hamilton wants fast start to season

But even that feat wouldn't be enough for Hamilton to walk away. "I won some races past year so I know I can do it". "It doesn't feel like the start of the ...


Male contraceptive pill a step closer after trial success

Past attempts to give men contraception have focused on injections or gels, but experts say men may find it easier to take a pill. According to Dr Ventura, ...


Amid Punjab meet, Kejriwal keeps focus on Delhi polls

An AAP MLA on condition of anonymity said that the only way to resolve the deadlock would be to award independence to the state unit as the state could arrang...


Man Utd players stunned by Jose Mourinho's 'bullying' of Luke Shaw

Well, if he is, he's got a amusing way of showing it. Anthony Martial, one of United's most talented young players, rarely gets a look in, while his prolonged p...


CAF Champions League: Nigeria's Plateau United Knocked Out

The NPFL champions need to win by at least 2-0 today to advance to the money-spinning stage of the Champions League after they lost 4-2 in the first leg. Nigeri...


Kentucky one of the top states for binge drinking

What exactly binge drinking can do to the body? Binge drinking is defined as four or more drinks in one sitting for women , and five or more for men. The p...


Turkey-backed forces capture Syrian Kurdish town of Afrin

Ankara says Syrian Kurdish YPG fighters are an extension of a militant group waging an insurgency inside Turkey, and vowed to crush what it described as a "terr...


Chemical weapons experts heading to United Kingdom in Russian Federation spy case

The mood in Moscow seemed tough as indicated in the official statement. "We said it right away", he said. With Putin's main challenger Alexei Navalny barr...


Uber's new rival in Australia: An Indian upstart Ola

While the companies claim that drivers are their partners, they are not given appropriate remuneration or financial benefits", said Naik. Fares in Ola, though, ...


Russian monitors report election irregularities

Exit polls are not final, and official results are gradually being released. He won 63.6% of the ballots in the 2012 election, but the number of people who tu...


SA leaders set for last day of campaign

The conservative Liberal Party has won the election of South Australia state, ending the Australian Labor Party's streak of 16 years in power in the state. Nick...


Three AIIMS doctors killed in accident in UP

The police said there were several people in the vehicle which was headed from New Delhi to Agra to celebrate the birthday of one of them. Three others have als...


Centre working with states to help farmers on MSP: PM Modi

Indian farmers and the scientists have to work together to transform agriculture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday. "The cost of production ...