Health Care

Worker to replace Southee for Wellington Test

For the West Indies , however, who were once looking down as kings but are now looking up as subjects, it is like being once a man twice a child as they try to...


Huskies assistant to take over as Oregon State head coach, report states

Smith is a former Beavers quarterback and who has been working as quarterbacks coach for coach Chris Petersen since 2012, starting at Boise State and following ...


Health minister Nadda hails WHO's Malaria report

If we continue with a "business as usual" approach - employing the same level of resources and the same interventions - we will face near-certain increases in m...


Govt Making 'Mazboor' Banks 'Mazboot', Says Arun Jaitley

They should also be asked that when these debtors delayed in repayment of their loans and interest thereon to public sector banks, what decision was taken by th...


Lifestyle link to cancer rate

Diabetes and excess weight were responsible for almost 800,000 of newly diagnosed cancers, including those affecting liver, breast, bowel and womb, say research...


Libya says migrant repatriation flights to be stepped up

Following several "save our soul" messages from Nigerian migrants stranded in Libya , the Federal Government has responded to the maltreatment of its citizen i...


Research shows samples from alleged 'yetis' are likely from bears

A global research team took nine "yeti" samples from a variety of sources , including bone, tooth, skin, hair, and fecal samples. DNA from purported yeti sam...


United Kingdom to allow Viagra sales without a prescription

USA pharmaceutical company Pfizer has spent nearly a decade fighting to get an over-the-counter designation for Viagra in the UK, Fortune magazine says, and...


Lag time between HIV infection and diagnosis getting shorter — CDC

The good news, according to the new report, is that the number of individuals at increased risk of infection who were tested in the previous year has increased....


Inmate with skull-face tattoo escapes California work crew

Last seen at about 1:30 p.m. near Interstate 5 and Country Club Boulevard, Hughes is instantly recognizable thanks to the skull image tattooed across his face...


Scarlet Fever on the Rise

However, according to a report in the latest edition of The Lancet Infectious Diseases Journal, cases of scarlet fever have soared in England, baffling govern...


US Has 'Turned the Corner' in Afghanistan, Top General Says

US forces have sought to stem the flow of drugs from Afghanistan in the past, but have failed. "The goal of our strategy is reconciliation - a negotiated sett...


Schumer Wants FTC To Regulate Home DNA Kits

Schumer said terms-of-service agreements for some of the tests aren't clear as to what companies can do with your information once you turn in your spit-swab. A...


Reasons why not to give your dog a bone

In the FDA's reports, pet proprietors and veterinarians said canines that ate these bones experienced blockages in the stomach related tract, stifling, cuts, ...


Origami-inspired muscles bring super-strong robots a step closer

But up until now, robots like this have generally had to sacrifice strength for squishiness. In order to defeat the human race and take over the world, robots...


NASA's Mars soil simulant witnesses earthworm reproduction, crop growth

This is how worms can benefit a future Mars colony. In the latest in this string of developments, a team of researchers witnessed the birth of earthworms in...


Detained Mugabe minister refused bail

Briefing the media after the bail ruling, defence lawyer Lovemore Madhuku said; "It is clear that the ruling both magistrates' delivered was planned". Zimbabwe ...


United Nations envoy to Syria invites opposition to upcoming peace talks

Special Envoy for Syria said Saturday he will be inviting the Syrian opposition delegation to Geneva for the intra-Syrian talks beginning next week as his deput...


Coloradans Will Start Seeing Anti-Smoking Ads From Big Tobacco Campanies

Reynolds Tobacco, Lorillard, and Philip Morris USA to run a year-long advertising campaign in which they will admit that they tried to make cigarettes more addi...


IU Health nurse at center of investigation into controversial social media posts

An Indiana nurse sparked outrage after she tweeted that white women raise sons who tend to turn into "killers", "rapists" and "terrorists" when they grow up. Af...


49ers vs. Seahawks, Sunday afternoon

Hyde ran the ball 16 times for 47 yards. The interception initially looked to place momentum on the 49ers side, as the team looked to build on their first win...


Madhya Pradesh: 263 coins, shaving Blades, needles found in man's stomach

Doctors initially thought the patient, 35-year-old Maksud Khan from the city of Satna, might be suffering from severe poisoning. Mohammed Maqsood, who hails f...


Gujarat Assembly elections: Arvind Kejriwal asks voters to 'uproot' BJP

The Aam Aadmi Party celebrated five years of its inception at Ramlila Grounds on Sunday with senior functionaries and the national convener of the party, Arvin...


Pro-freedom slogans at match where Dhoni was chief guest

Though in a video which is going on viral on Youtube, it could be seen that the fans were waiting eagerly for the Ranchi lad to come and started shouting the sl...


Houseflies could spread disease between humans, scientists warn

Science could soon unleash a most incongruous army in the war against disease - one composed of filthy flies. Researchers also examined the level of germs on ...


Military coalition will 'chase terrorism until it disappears', says Saudi Crown Prince

Pakistan's Minister of Defense Khurram Dastgir Khan will represent Islamabad at the first meeting of the recently formed Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coal...


Hong Kong Open: PV Sindhu beats Ratchanok Intanon to enter finals

The reigning Olympic champion defeated Denmark's Anders Antonsen 21-14, 19-21, 21-17 in 86 enthralling minutes to book his berth in the final. She has already w...


Scientists have found an unusual way of dealing with schizophrenia

Auditory verbal hallucinations, which are typical of a derogatory and threatening nature, are reported by approximately 60-70 percent of people with schizophren...


30 dead in Libya boat capsize

Libyan coast guard rescued 200 people traveling together on two boats. ), we searched for other survivors, ( ... They have been taken to Tripoli's naval base....


Here are some tricks to keep your Christmas tree alive through Christmas

Because of the shortage, Christmas tree prices are expected to rise a little bit this year. "I think it got to the point that most farmers in the last month a...