ANC chairwoman Mbete is said to endorse Ramaphosa

The president defended the party's worth despite the challenges, saying it continues to stand for millions of people on the fringes of society. The growing frustration around Zuma led the party to suffer its worst-ever performance in municipal elec... More..

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Rams can make huge NFC West statement with win over Seahawks
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Rams can make huge NFC West statement with win over Seahawks

There was no point where it seemed the Seahawks were even going to threaten the Rams and that might be most troublesome of all for a team that has prided itself on the ability to compete to the final second. ...More..

Jaguars headed to the playoffs - with a chance to do some damage
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Jaguars headed to the playoffs - with a chance to do some damage

Fournette, who has rushed for 923 yards and eight touchdowns this season, did not practice this past week and was listed as questionable on the team's Friday injury report. That hasn't been the case over the ...More..

Victims of sports doctor Larry Nassar to address Michigan State University board
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Victims of sports doctor Larry Nassar to address Michigan State University board

Nassar pleaded guilty in November to sexually assaulting Denhollander and six other women. "Without your voices and your courage, Nassar wouldn't be behind bars", she said to victims. "Today's apology is not ...More..

by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

"Transgender" among list of words reportedly banned at the CDC

The HHS official spoke on the condition of anonymity because the language change information was supposed to be "close hold". "It's absurd and Orwellian, it's stupid and Orwellian, but they are not saying t...More..

Sensex, Nifty Surge After Exit Poll Results For Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Sensex, Nifty Surge After Exit Poll Results For Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh

In the broader markets, the S&P BSE mid-cap index was up by 1 per cent and the small-cap index by 1.38 per cent. Analysts said optimistic buying by participants ahead of exit poll results for the assembly e...More..

Grace Notes: John Kennedy making mark as 'tough questioner' of Trump nominees
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Grace Notes: John Kennedy making mark as 'tough questioner' of Trump nominees

Matthew Spencer Petersen , who was nominated to serve as a district court judge for the District of Columbia, formerly served on the Federal Election Commission and as Republican chief counsel to the U.S. Then ...More..

India produced 2 million tonnes of e-waste in 2016
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

India produced 2 million tonnes of e-waste in 2016

In 2016, it was estimated that e-waste contained rich deposits of gold, silver, copper, platinum, palladium and other high value recoverable materials, whose total value is estimated at $55 billion, a figure ex...More..

Sick surgeon etched his initials into patients' livers
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Sick surgeon etched his initials into patients' livers

A renowned surgeon in England admitted Wednesday to signing his initials on patients' livers during surgery. On Dec. 13, Simon Bramhall pleaded guilty to assault by beating in the Birmingham Royal Court in Bi...More..

Justice For Jisha: Ameerul Islam Sentenced To Death For Rape And Murder
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Justice For Jisha: Ameerul Islam Sentenced To Death For Rape And Murder

The judge accepted the prosecution contention that Ameer should not be allowed to return to society as he would pose a serious threat to it. The court said the victim was abandoned by her father when she was ...More..

MIT Wants to Replace Desk Lamps with Glowing Plants
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

MIT Wants to Replace Desk Lamps with Glowing Plants

But it's a process that takes a lot of work for very dim light - and it's often limited to just one plant type. The researchers have even suggested that this technology can be used to transform trees into...More..

Health commissioner: Influenza prevalent in NY state
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Health commissioner: Influenza prevalent in NY state

Seven students of the SHS had in April, been killed by cerebrospinal meningitis (CSM) and Dr. Tinkorang said although they were yet to establish why the same school should be hit by these infections within a sp...More..

How healthy is your state? The disparities are stark
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

How healthy is your state? The disparities are stark

The improvement was the second highest among all states, trailing only Florida and Utah, which improved their ranking by four spots. Hawaii, Vermont, Utah and CT also claimed spots in the top 5 list by the U...More..

Man Flu Is a Real Thing, Says Highly Reputable Doctor
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Man Flu Is a Real Thing, Says Highly Reputable Doctor

Canadian scientists wanted to see if men are wimpy, or if they actually do get sicker than women. The study was essentially an analysis of previous studies. And Sue added that if the underpinnings of " ma...More..

Flu Season Expected To be Harsher This Year
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Flu Season Expected To be Harsher This Year

The low effectives reports making headlines is based off of other countries, like Australia, that have already experience their flu season. "The vast majority of us are eligible for the flu shot and should re...More..

by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Retail inflation at 4.88% crosses RBI's median mark in November

The rate for November published Tuesday is the highest since March 2012 and above most economists' forecasts for a modest decline to 2.9 percent from the previous month's 3 percent. Food price inflation for r...More..

Boult four-for helps New Zealand extend advantage
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Boult four-for helps New Zealand extend advantage

Raval, searching for a maiden century, was removed just before the end of the middle session for 84, his second-highest Test score. But to see the West Indies run chase fall apart after they were off the fiel...More..

The Trailer For 'Jessica Jones' Season 2 Just Dropped And We're Pumped
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

The Trailer For 'Jessica Jones' Season 2 Just Dropped And We're Pumped

But when has Jessica ever been afraid to take a swing at anything once she had the proper motivation? Jessica Jones is returning to Netflix for a second season, and the first trailer for the Marvel Comi...More..

Dangal girl Zaira Wasim claims of molestation on a Vistara flight
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Dangal girl Zaira Wasim claims of molestation on a Vistara flight

Zaira Wasim , the 17-year-old star of films such as Dangal and Secret Superstar , on Sunday alleged that she was sexually harassed by a co-passenger on a Mumbai-bound Vistara flight. She also tried to reco...More..

License Revoked for Max Hospital Shalimar Bagh
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

License Revoked for Max Hospital Shalimar Bagh

On November 30, the premature twins were allegedly declared dead by Max Hospital , and were handed in a polythene bag to their parents, who later realised that one of them was alive while on way their to a cre...More..

Creek fire remains at 15000 acres with 70 percent contained
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Creek fire remains at 15000 acres with 70 percent contained

As of 8 a.m. today, the fire had destroyed 33 homes and 32 outbuildings, damaged another 28 homes and 19 outbuildings and scorched 15,323 acres, Cal Fire reported. The nearby University of California, Los Ang...More..

Birth control pills increase risk of breast cancer
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Birth control pills increase risk of breast cancer

In 2012, about 10 million US women were on the pill, the most popular form of birth control, federal data show. Researchers found that women who took hormonal contraceptives, including pills, patches and impl...More..

Delhi: Baby 'mistakenly declared dead' in private hospital dies within a week
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Delhi: Baby 'mistakenly declared dead' in private hospital dies within a week

His mother had given birth to twins but the girl was declared stillborn. The premature baby of 23 weeks' gestation and one of a pair of twins had been declared dead and handed over to the parents in a polythe...More..

Roy Moore accuser Beverly Young Nelson: 'I pray that he's changed'
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Roy Moore accuser Beverly Young Nelson: 'I pray that he's changed'

Moore and his attorneys quickly sought to cast doubt on the legitimacy of the inscription, demanding that an expert in handwriting analysis examine Nelson's yearbook. Allred is set to hold another press confe...More..

Nikki Haley thinks U.S. athletes could skip the Olympics
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Nikki Haley thinks U.S. athletes could skip the Olympics

Answering a question about uncertainty surrounding the participation of USA athletes in the global sports event held on the Korean Peninsula, she said Washington would continue monitoring the situation in the r...More..

'Bohemian Rhapsody' replaces Bryan Singer With 'Eddie the Eagle' Director Dexter Fletcher
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

'Bohemian Rhapsody' replaces Bryan Singer With 'Eddie the Eagle' Director Dexter Fletcher

Singer, on the other hand, denies any allegations of unprofessional behavior during the film's production. As previously reported , Singer was sacked from the project after failing to show up on the set afte...More..

Eating cheese every day may actually be good for you
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Eating cheese every day may actually be good for you

The majority of these studies included only people without heart disease and tracked participants for ten years or more . It found that people who ate small amounts of cheese daily were less likely to have a...More..

Early flu season could leave more North Dakotans sick
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Early flu season could leave more North Dakotans sick

There are also concerns that this year's flu shot may not be all that effective in preventing the respiratory illness. "Our vaccine is the same as the one used in Australia", said Lynnette Brammer, an epidemi...More..

Newborn baby wrongly declared dead by Delhi hospital, dies after 6 days
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Newborn baby wrongly declared dead by Delhi hospital, dies after 6 days

In the meantime, the hospital terminated the services of two of its doctors, Dr. A.P. Mehta and Dr. Vishal Gupta. An inquiry is underway, and if the doctors are charged and found guilty of attempted culpable ...More..