Health Care

Situation in Colombo normal, India to go ahead withT20 tri-series: BCCI

Preview: After a successful and testing tour of South Africa, a new-look team India led by Rohit Sharma is all set to face Sri Lanka in the opening Twen...


Vaping Delivers Cancerous Chemicals, New Study of Teens Shows

Reports have found that middle schoolers and teenagers are taking up e-cigarettes. The group that used both e-cigarettes and traditional cigarettes had levels...


Kenya doctors performs brain surgery on wrong patient

It's unclear how long the suspensions will last. The registrars held a meeting with officials of the Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Uni...


Australia closing in on a win

There was a subdued finish to the test on the morning of the final day in a stadium that was almost empty of fans. In the video, Warner's anger is directed at...


Officials predict gas prices 'are about to stregthen'

AAA Northeast said Monday in its weekly survey that self-serve, regular unleaded is averaging $2.56 per gallon. AAA Michigan says gas prices statewide have ri...


Number of Children Hospitalized by Opioid Overdose Almost Doubles

Kane noted one particularly concerning trend: the younger children were frequently overdosing on methadone . She said there is also more sensitivity to the opi...


Apple becomes global leader in the wearables market: IDC

At the time, Xiaomi's wearable shipments were growing much faster than Apple's , but that turned around for 2017. Apple overtook both Xiaomi and Fitbi...


Trump suggests death penalty for drug traffickers

At the Trump administration's opioid summit, a White House team laid out several initiatives to boost funding for police fighting the epidemic. " Most of...


Dinesh Karthik appointed captain of Kolkata Knight Riders for IPL 2018

This year's IPL marks a transition for the Kolkata-based franchise as they chose not to retain their successful leader Gautam Gambhir in the mega auctions and...


Polony the origin of listeriosis outbreak

Listeria is a bacterium that is naturally found in the environment - it commonly occurs in soil, water, vegetation and in the faeces of some animals. "The saf...


Third person dies in Australia after bacteria outbreak linked to melons

There have been six cases in NSW and three in Queensland. "People vulnerable to listeriosis should discard any rockmelon [cantaloupe] purchased before 1 March...


Future at stake! SSC CGL 2017 Tier II exam's paper leak row

According to the commission, "Prima-facie evidence clearly indicated that the entire episode was created by some unruly elements, with a malafide intention, to ...


Big Ten Tournament 2018

We must also address that forward, Juwan Morgan will also be returning in his senior year. "But I feel once we got that out of the way we got comfortable and we...


Manchester City's Pep Guardiola backs under-fire Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger

Arsenal travel to Brighton on Sunday looking to bounce back from a second straight 3-0 hammering at the hands of Manchester City , with the latest loss on T...


Modified lockdown lifted at West Valley High School following social media threat

Perry High School was much quieter than normal Wednesday, with many students choosing to stay home out of a continued fear for their own safety. Freshman stud...


Man held for Gauri Lankesh murder; strong links with Kalburgi, Pansare killings

Naveen Kumar is the founder of a splinter group of the Hindu Yuva Sene, and the police suspect he drove the killer to Lankesh's house on the night of the murd...


Weather warning upgraded to 'amber' as heavy showers expected tomorrow

Transport Minister Humza Yousaf said people should avoid travel unless essential and warned the weather is due to worsen. "So please pay heed to message "if y...


Chief Secy assault case: HC issues notice to Delhi Police

The police said that MLAs Nitin Tyagi and Rajesh Rishi who were present during the incident have been called. Later in the day, the Delhi High Court will hear...


Trump brings up death penalty for drug dealers

The lawsuit seeks damages that are a result of the substantial costs that stem from the opioid epidemic and should be reimbursed for health programs and law enf...


GOP Lawmakers Confront Supreme Court Justices In Hearing

The Huffington Post reports that centrist Democrat Christina Hartman and progressive Democrat Jess King-who will enter a primary in May to face incumbent Pat To...