Considering India's request to let Jadhav meet mother: Pak

During his weekly media briefing, Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal said Pakistan was awaiting India's response on the offer. Jadhav has been languishing in a Pakistani jail since 3 March 2016 on charges of espionage and conspiring to des... More..

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First human head transplant success, says Italian Surgeon Dr Sergio Canavero
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

First human head transplant success, says Italian Surgeon Dr Sergio Canavero

It had previously been hoped that 30-year-old Valery Spiridonov would be the first human to undergo the operation but the Russian decided he did not want to experience the surgery. Professor Canavero claimed ...More..

Banks, IT stocks lift equities, Sensex closes over 300 points
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Banks, IT stocks lift equities, Sensex closes over 300 points

The NSE Nifty 50 gained 97 points, or 1 per cent, to close at 10,215, above its 50-day moving average. The BSE market breadth was bullish - 1,679 advances and 982 declines. The NSE Nifty50 dipped by 38.35 p...More..

World Antibiotic Awareness Week, 13-19 November 2017
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

World Antibiotic Awareness Week, 13-19 November 2017

That means that antibiotics may not work when you really need them. Staff and students are invited to drop off any unwanted antibiotics at the stands on each of the days, with the drugs disposed of by the HPR...More..

OH politician criticized for Facebook post 'trivializing' sexual assault
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

OH politician criticized for Facebook post 'trivializing' sexual assault

The post drew an nearly instantaneous backlash and prompted O'Neill's campaign manager to resign. The campaign spokesman for Ohio State Supreme Court Justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate William O'N...More..

New guidelines redefine what classes as high blood pressure
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

New guidelines redefine what classes as high blood pressure

Hypertension is now categorized as having a blood pressure of 130/80 millimeters of mercury or higher, while normal blood pressure is categorized as a blood pressure of 120/80 millimeters of mercury . However, ...More..

1.4M Thanksgiving travelers expected to fill Virginia highways
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

1.4M Thanksgiving travelers expected to fill Virginia highways

It almost matches the nationwide jump of those leaving home for the holiday. The AAA poll says a strong economy and high consumer confidence are contributing to the desire to travel, or at least provide the...More..

Trump Administration Lifts Ban on Importing Elephant Trophies from Africa
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Trump Administration Lifts Ban on Importing Elephant Trophies from Africa

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) said it will allow trophy hunters to bring back legally hunted wildlife to the country, removing restrictions on permits that were put in place to discourage the hunti...More..

Donald Trump on LiAngelo Ball, teammates: 'What they did was unfortunate'
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Donald Trump on LiAngelo Ball, teammates: 'What they did was unfortunate'

LiAngelo Ball , Cody Riley and Jalen Hill - were arrested last week for allegedly stealing sunglasses from a Louis Vuitton store near their hotel. During the players' suspension, "they will not travel wit...More..

Climate change denial or indifference are 'perverse attitudes' - pope
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Climate change denial or indifference are 'perverse attitudes' - pope

Other members include France, Mexico, New Zealand, Switzerland and Austria. The U.S. states of Washington and OR, as well as five Canadian provinces have also signed up. President Donald Trump said the Unite...More..

Federer through to ATP Finals semis after win over Zverev
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Federer through to ATP Finals semis after win over Zverev

Jack Sock kept his dreams of a fairytale finish to his season alive on Tuesday, beating Wimbledon finalist Marin Cilic 5-7, 6-2, 7-6 (7/4) at the ATP Finals. For all the showbiz vibe at the event, the numbers...More..

School lockdown stopped gunman from entering classrooms, killing more
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

School lockdown stopped gunman from entering classrooms, killing more

He called the incident a "bizarre and murderous rampage". Flint said his truck was stolen and his roommate was shot and killed by the alleged shooter whom he described as "Kevin", a known felon in his 50s. A ...More..

Markets end in red; Sensex slips almost 200 points
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Markets end in red; Sensex slips almost 200 points

At 9.30 AM: Sensex was down by over 83 points or 0.25% at 32,858.62 while the wider NSE Nifty was down by over 31 points or -0.31% at 10,155.30. Market breadth was negative with 754 advances against 1,125 d...More..

Yemen's civilians pay price of Saudi-led blockade
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Yemen's civilians pay price of Saudi-led blockade

The move came after Saudi Arabia intercepted a missile fired towards Riyadh, which it blamed on Tehran. A Yemenia airlines official said a flight took off from Cairo and landed in Aden on Tuesday before ret...More..

Azar Nominated as Secretary of HHS
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Azar Nominated as Secretary of HHS

Health and Human Services secretary, saying Azar would push to lower the price of medicines. Azar's Senate confirmation could be hard, with the chamber's 48 Democrats unlikely to approve a candidate who suppo...More..

Mike Zimmer names Case Keenum as Vikings' starting QB Sunday vs. Rams
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Mike Zimmer names Case Keenum as Vikings' starting QB Sunday vs. Rams

Robert Woods and Cooper Kupp have combined for 1,039 receiving yards and seven touchdowns while Todd Gurley has 35 receptions. Keenum has the to be the starter for the Vikings if they want a chance to win in...More..

by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

FDA Warns About Dangers Of 'Natural' Opioid Kratom

Between 2010 and 2015, kratom-related calls to US poison control centers jumped 10-fold. Leaves from the kratom tree, which grows in Southeast Asia and is distantly related to coffee plants, have been toute...More..

National Diabetes Day: Over 700k Alabamians living with disease
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

National Diabetes Day: Over 700k Alabamians living with disease

Most early symptoms are from higher-than-normal levels of glucose, a kind of sugar, in your blood.The warning signs can be so mild that you don't notice them. Terry Banks, 52, from Leeds, developed Type 2 diabe...More..

Supreme Court to Weigh Rules for Anti-Abortion Pregnancy Centers in California
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Supreme Court to Weigh Rules for Anti-Abortion Pregnancy Centers in California

University of California, Davis, law professor Aaron Tang said a ruling in favor of the anti-abortion pregnancy centers could "cut both ways" in the broader abortion debate because it would suggest that pro-lif...More..

Blood pressure change adds to hypertensive list
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Blood pressure change adds to hypertensive list

The American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology are now defining a top reading of 130 or more, or a bottom reading of 80 or more, as high blood pressure. Fabregas said. "It's not a good th...More..

Patidar student leaders in MSU lend support to Hardik
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Patidar student leaders in MSU lend support to Hardik

Though no media where the video is being circulated claims authenticity of the clip, it became viral soon. The Patels or Patidars for decades backed the BJP, but have been rallied by Hardik Patel against the ...More..

Few Cases of Cardiac Arrest Occur During Sex
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Few Cases of Cardiac Arrest Occur During Sex

For women, the rate is around one in a thousand. The researchers and their teams talk to the patient who gets a heart attack and also from the relatives of some who's closed one gets died due to cardiac arrest...More..

Denmark V Republic Of Ireland
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Denmark V Republic Of Ireland

Ireland had the ball for just 30% of the game at Parken Stadium, and they struggled to threaten the hosts over the course of a frustrating 90 minutes for Age Hareide's side. But I think we are capable of doing ...More..

Vikings WR Adam Thielen continues stellar season in win over Redskins
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Vikings WR Adam Thielen continues stellar season in win over Redskins

Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen continued his Pro Bowl caliber season in Sunday's win over the Redskins in Washington. Keenum finished the contest with 27 completions for 288 yards, two touchdowns, and an in...More..

High lead levels found in fidget spinners
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

High lead levels found in fidget spinners

The US Public Interest Research Group, which produces an annual report about unsafe toys, released data on two fidget spinners sold at Target stores - the Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Brass and the Fidget Wi...More..

by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Algeria draws with Nigeria in last World Cup qualifier

Having secured a place at the 2018 World Cup with a game to spare, Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has chose to give fringe players game time as he looks to fine-tune the team ahead of next year's Mundial in Russi...More..

Southgate singles out Loftus-Cheek for praise
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Southgate singles out Loftus-Cheek for praise

On Friday the Chelsea ace , now 21, showed what he is capable of with his dazzling debut against world champions Germany . The Evening Standard report he said: "I definitely don't want to be compared with...More..

Disneyland shuts down cooling towers following Legionnaire's cases among guests
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Disneyland shuts down cooling towers following Legionnaire's cases among guests

According to a report from The Orange County Register , officials are investigating 12 cases of Legionnaires' disease that were contracted by people from or visiting the Anaheim area. Two cooling towers that ...More..

California NAACP wants to remove
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

California NAACP wants to remove "Star Spangled Banner" as National Anthem

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick kneeled during the anthem in an effort to bring attention to the black men killed by police and other racial injustice in the country. But Muwakkil said...More..

Lake snow, record cold late this week
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

Lake snow, record cold late this week

That cold front will drop our temperatures to the mid-30s by 9 p.m., allowing for a changeover to rain/snow mix that will be scattered across northeast Ohio. The good news is that the cold air doesn't last and ...More..