Health Care

Suu Kyi should meet Rohingya Muslims, say United Nations human rights experts

Survivors said the boat that capsized on Thursday was carrying around 40 people, many of them children. Myanmar has rejected United Nations accusations that i...


Woman Dies of Flesh-Eating Bacteria From Hurricane Harvey Floodwaters

A 77-year-old woman in Houston, Texas, has died from flesh-eating bacteria after exposure to contaminated Hurricane Harvey floodwaters. Officials report R...


Varane agrees new Real deal

Varane was also part of the Madrid side that beat Borussia Dortmund 3-1 in the UEFA Champions League in midweek, and he played a key role. Widely regarded as ...


Tarun Tejpal charged by court with raping junior colleague

The former editor pleaded not guilty. Tejpal is indicted of sexually assaulting a junior woman colleague inside a lift at Hotel Grand Hyatt during an event or...


Aamir Khan's Character In Secret Superstar: One Of My Toughest Roles

The video opens with singer-actress Monali Thakur, who features in the movie as herself, saying: "I am in love with his look". It is praiseworthy that a superst...


Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:STAY) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume

The dividend was $0.210 per share for the quarter which comes to $0.84 on an annualized basis. The stock rose 0.30% or $0.06 reaching $19.88 per share. The Comp...


World Health Organization recommends changes to 2018 flu vaccine

This is the fourth annual Flu Boo event that DOH-Pinellas has held to provide vaccines at no cost to the community. It takes about two weeks after vaccination...


Catholic Priest Father Tom arrives in New Delhi

At 4.30 PM, Father Tom Uzhunnalil will address a press meet at the Delhi CBCI centre, attend a prayer at the Sacred Heart church at 4.30 PM and return to Bengal...


Dues force Nigeria out of 90 int'l organisations

She said the nation now owed far more than the $120 million presented by the inter-ministerial committee on the status of Nigeria's membership of worldwide orga...


W/Cup : HRW battle Qatar over heat related deaths

A spokesman for the Government in Doha made it clear it was committed to Labour reforms and insisted information relating to "work-related" deaths was made publ...


Synnex Corporation (NYSE:SNX) Signals Intraday Volatility - Up by 6.31%

Finally, Citigroup Inc. reissued a neutral rating and set a $133.00 target price (up from $122.00) on shares of Synnex Corporation in a research report on Sun...


Sarah Jessica Parker Offering Intimate NYC Tour On Airbnb

Forget cupcakes at Magnolia bakery or cosmopolitans at Scout, when it comes to quintessential Sex and the City experiences, it doesn't get much better than sh...


Tim Allen: 'There's nothing more unsafe ... than a likeable conservative'

Hmm, maybe there's actually more to this great Last Man Standing conspiracy than it seems. During an appearance on " Norm Macdonald Live " that debuted Tues...


Prepare for flu season by getting vaccinated early

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) urges Californians to get the influenza (flu) vaccine in September or October ahead of the arrival of influenz...


Cowboys game leads the way as National Football League ratings keep rising

Though the variation of game matchups (and a number of other factors ) can make it hard to judge NFL ratings on a week-to-week basis, the league did see a 12%...


Alicia Keys Stars in Stella McCartney's Campaign for Breast Cancer Awareness

The bagels are twisted into the shape of a breast cancer ribbon and a portion of the proceeds support the Hope 4 You Breast Cancer Foundation. BCRF is the hig...


'We don't have the votes': GOP ditches latest health care effort

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), with a deadline of this week to pass such a bill with a simple majority. Surprisingly, Republican Sens. Bill Cassidy of Lo...


Hurricane Harvey victim dies from flesh-eating bacteria

There are 700 to 1110 cases in the United States every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Much of the floodwaters from Harve...


HIV diagnoses on the rise among over-50s in Europe

A study conducted by researchers in the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) showed a steady rise in the number of cases of HIV in older ag...


Unions demand 3.9% pay rise for NHS staff

The unions claim members have been hit by real-terms pay cuts in recent years because of the Government's "harsh pay policies". In March, the Government accep...