Health

Pennsylvania senate approves igaming bill

Pennsylvania's gaming bill, which is called H 271 , was altered to incorporate a number of governmental suggestions on Wednesday afternoon, and it was passed ...


Conjoined twins from Odisha successfully separated in marathon surgery at AIIMS

Odisha health minister Pratap Jena, who was monitoring the development in New Delhi , - expressed his satisfaction over the success of the surgery and said b...


Govt declares public holiday on Friday for Chhath festival

Along with the rest of the country, Assam also joined in celebrating the Chhath festival with Governor Professor Jagdish Mukhi attending the third day of the fe...


Trump's opioid addiction declaration is meaningless without funding, say NJ officials

Maggie Hassan, D-N.H., unveiled legislation which would invest $45 billion to combat the opioid crisis and called on Trump to direct the government to negoti...


Uber partners with Barclays and Visa to introduce a new credit card

Judy Zhu (not the one who sang "Stay With Me Till Dawn" - that's Judy Zuke) from Uber's Business Development team said: "We are really starting to think about...


80 percent of baby food contains unsafe chemicals

The study was conducted by the Clean Label Project, a non-profit organization seeking to foster consumer transparency. In a 2016 study, researchers found that b...


South Africa must 'prepare for black death'

Historians believe that more than half of medieval Europe (or around 50 million people) may have been wiped out by the bubonic plague in the 14th century. T...


ICICI Bank Q2 earnings fall 34% to Rs 20.58 bn

The bank will have stake sale gains from general insurance stake sale but lower gains than previous year from life insurance stake sale which will keep PAT ...


Sex and drugs: USA study links marijuana use to more intercourse

People who smoke marijuana regularly definitely need to be wary of the many effects weed may have on their bodies . The survey asked if respondents had "se...


Stamp Paper Scam Convict Abdul Karim Telgi dies at 56

Abdul Karim Telgi , kingpin of the counterfeit stamp paper scam, passed away in Bengaluru due to multiple organ failures on Thursday. He entered the world of ...


Akshay, Rajnikanth, Rahman in Dubai for 2.0 audio launch

Hollywood technicians are working in India and it is a film that meets Hollywood standards. It is also confirmed that A R Rahman would be performing live in his...


AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Q3 Profit Beats, Revenue In-Line, Forecast Iffy

In looking at volatility levels, the shares saw weekly volatility of 3.63% and 2.41% over the past month. About 6.93 million shares traded. It has underperfor...


CM Naveen Patnaik prays for speedy recovery of conjoined twins

Bhuyan Kanhar, father of the twins said, "The surgery is being done as the condition of Jaga deteriorated". During several weeks of observations and tests, in...


Chhath Puja 2017 images: Stunning photos of devotees celebrating the festival

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also greeted people on the occasion and said it is only the people of Bihar who unlike others also worship the setting Sun. It is...


Widespread outbreak of bubonic plague hits Madagascar

There are two main clinical forms of infection: bubonic and pneumonic , according to a World Health Organization fact sheet. What is plague and how is...


Today's Brokerage Rating: Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS), Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

About 5.57M shares traded. It has underperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. It fall, as 78 investors sold Bristol-Myers Squibb Co shares while 520 reduced holdings. ...


Yes Bank shares tank almost 10% after Q2 earnings

The non-interest income slid to Rs 5,186 crore from the year-agos Rs 9,120 crore achieved on the back of the stake sale in its insurance arms IPO, but fee inc...


Pot Users Have More Sex, Study Says

Marijuana doesn't just trigger the munchies - it may also increase tokers' sexual appetite, a new study has found. According to Eisenberg, that finding suggests...


Video Of Nurse Singing To Cancer Patient Goes Viral

The patient, 63-year-old Margaret Smith, had been battling liver cancer for almost a year. The heartbreaking footage, posted to Facebook by Margaret's daugh...


Flu shot clinics coming to Nanaimo starting next week

The researchers found that flu vaccination rates did not change following the discontinued recommendation of the nasal spray vaccine. The flu shot is free for t...


Woman biker Sana Iqbal dies in a road accident in Hyderabad

I never saw her husband around even when her son was born". Sana's mother suspects that her husband hit her with something heavy before ramming the auto. Many...


Chinese scientists create low-fat pigs with mouse gene

The researchers think the lack of brown fat in regular pigs could be a key reason they get so chubby in the first place - it might be part of their feeble attem...


Wisconsin has largest well-being gap between white and black youth

New Mexico's lowest score was for Native American children. "We know that there are disparities in opportunities, so when we look at what went into the index ...


Want to integrate Bharatmala and Sagarmala: Gadkari

This is our target. Bharatmala will see an investment of 5.35 lakh crore rupees. The Delhi Ringroad Highway will be finished in a month's time. Out of thi...


New York Bans Vaping Anywhere Cigarettes Are Prohibited

In July, the governor approved legislation banning the use of e-cigarettes on school grounds in NY. The latest unlucky strike against e-cigs, however, came no...


UB alum, donor arrested in opioid-marketing case

John Kapoor , the Insys founder, was charged with engaging in conspiracies to commit racketeering, mail fraud and wire fraud in an indictment filed in Federal D...


Brooklyn Nets stun Cleveland Cavaliers 112-107

Overall, the Cavaliers finished with 21 turnovers as compared to just 12 for Brooklyn. The Nets are allowing an average of 122.5 points, with the worst effort...


Superstar Rajinikanth off to Dubai for '2 Point O' audio launch

He wanted Arnold Schwarzenegger for the villain role for the same reason. The simple yet meaningful answer by the superstar met with round of applause at the me...


Stocks within Assessment: Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA), ING Groep NV (ING)

Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance during the second quart...


Resolving one Texas abortion case raises even more questions

A lower court judge, U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan, had sided with the teen and set dates for the procedure last week, saying it should take place Friday or...


Jessica Alba Reveals Gender of Baby No. 3

The mommy-to-be also opened up about her current pregnancy cravings, saying finds herself wanting Japanese food and candies a lot. It looks like the pare...


Popular baby foods and formulas test positive for arsenic, lead

A recent study of baby food found that an alarmingly high amount contain risky contaminants like arsenic and lead . One of the products that tested highest for...


Mamata takes Aadhaar aim, targets BJP ouster

If we do not have a mobile connection for that, so be it. Banerjee went on to say that her party does not want to head the government in Delhi but has to play...


Dead after Shooting at Grambling State University, Suspect Still at Large

Lincoln Parish Sheriff's spokesman Stephen Williams said detectives joined campus police investigating the double homicide at Grambling State University afte...


Debt-ridden businessman arrested for killing wife

Her husband, Pankaj Mehra - a Delhi-based restaurateur - has confessed to kill Priya in order to united with second wife Aisha. Further details are awaited....