Health

Delhi: Odd-even scheme to come from November 13

Mr. Gahlot said that the DTC had been directed to hire 500 buses on a short-term basis and the DMRC had been asked to procure 300 buses to handle the rush if an...


Limit alcohol intake to cut cancer risk

LoConte says cardiovascular benefits, in particular, have "largely been debunked" by something called the abstainer bias: the idea that many non-drinkers hold...


Video evidence surfaces in Sherri Papini case

Sherri Papini , 34, was spotted in the footage briskly heading to Interstate 5 in Yolo County at about 4 am on November 24, 2016, according to the the Shasta Co...


WHO Recommends Farmers Stop Using Antibiotics to Promote Growth, Prevent Disease

Asian riseIn some countries, around 80 per cent of total consumption of medically important antibiotics is in the animal sector According to the Scientific A...


Sunshine is back today with cool temperatures

Friday we see another cold front and drop another 10+ degrees, only reaching highs in the low 50s but rain chances will stay at 0% through Saturday . Showers ...


Aslef drivers vote to end Southern dispute over driver-operated trains

Since April a year ago, the union and rail provider have been arguing over the role of driver-only trains. It has instructed RMT members on a number of r...


Contraceptive coil 'may prevent cervical cancer'

IUDs have a T shape, and are inserted into a woman's uterus to prevent her from becoming pregnant. One possibility is that IUDs might trigger an immune resp...


"Killer" mosquitoes are being unleashed in the United States to fight disease

Infected male mosquitoes mating with females - which do bite people - produce offspring that don't survive, because of the bacteria. Mosquito-spread diseases ...


Rapper Meek Mill Checks into Prison

Rapper T.I. has urged Meek Mill to learn as much as he can while serving time behind bars for a parole violation. He failed a urine test, had an altercation...


NASA Releases Smog Images of Delhi, Haryana, Punjab and Pakistan

The thick blanket of haze that hung over NCR scored a staggering 487 on a scale of 500 of the Central Pollution Control Board's (CPCB) air quality index, indica...


Experts Warn, 'Even Ordinary Alcoholic Beverages May Increase Risk of Certain Cancers'

Approximately 3.5 percent of all cancer deaths in the U.S. - about 19,500 deaths - are alcohol related , according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and ...


CCTV footage shows Sherri Papini running from her captors

No arrests have been made. Authorities said the video shows Papini walking in the area of Highway 99W and Interstate 5 northbound interchange. Deputies didn...


WHO Urges For Restricted Use Of Antibiotics In Food Animal Production

PIRG. "We have several examples of countries that have enacted these steps exactly and have seen remarkable decreases in their overall use of medically importan...


Temperatures drop today along with the rain

The walk to class will be a chilly one, so be sure to grab a jacket with temperatures in the upper 30s. Rain and snow showers move back into the forecast Monda...


Irish rail strike to hit cross-border services

RMT members were also striking at Southern, where the dispute began previous year, at Greater Anglia, Merseyrail and Northern, although staff at the last two ...


Russian Federation 2018 W/Cup qualifier: Eagles settle down in Rabat, Mikel expected today

The player was substituted 45 minutes into Bursaspor's 2-2 draw with Kasimpasa on Saturday because he was still nursing an injury. Team head coach Gernot Roh...


First openly transgender person of color elected to public office in US

She ran on a platform of raising the minimum wage and making housing affordable. Roem's win in Virginia's 13th District marks the first election of an openl...


My son was sexually assaulted by Kevin Spacey

The claims against Spacey come against a backdrop of more widespread allegations of rape and molestation by powerful men in Hollywood and politics, with movie p...


Barack Obama arrives for $24.70 a day jury service

Daley Center, Chicago surrounded by a team of Secret Service bodyguards. But some jurors were more impressed than inconvenienced by the fact that Obama show...


Minnesota Vikings activate QB Teddy Bridgewater

Mike Zimmer was definitive in his press conference on Wednesday that Keenum would be Sunday's starter, but added that he has "One-hundred percent" confidence in...


Buhari to Present 2018 Budget Today

The budget for 2018 is 16% higher than the previous year and will focus on critical sectors of the economy such as roads, health, housing and job creation. Fede...


NPPC: WHO Call For Ban On Prevention Uses Of Antibiotics

The over-medication of animals and humans further raises the existing threat of antibiotic resistance, which has advanced to a stage where there are no more med...


NVIDIA Announce Star Wars TITAN Xp Collector's Edition

This means we have the GP102 GPU with 3840 CUDA cores, 12GB of GDDR5X overclocked to 11.4Gbps. But, besides high performance is a commitment to style, with th...


Universal vaccine could target flu virus 'stalk'

The study is likely to concern NHS chief Simon Stevens, who has told hospitals to prepare for a major flu outbreak. When researchers gave this new vaccine t...


Cooler and dreary weather ahead through midweek

Thursday will be the only day this week in which precipitation is possible, and the chances don't look all that high. Cloudy skies will persist through the day...


Disney ends LA Times ban after widespread backlash

So, they made a decision to ban the Los Angeles Times . The statement reported that the New York Film Critics Circle will vote on its annual awards Nov...


Former royal family of Jaipur threaten to oppose 'Padmavati' release

When the members of the Sri Rajput Karni Sena vandalised the sets of Padmavati and slapped Sanjay Leela Bhansali , the makers had reportedly promised to scre...


Boaters take note: Kidde fire extinguishers recalled

In 2014, extinguishers failed to function as they should for emergency personnel responding to a fiery auto wreck. Health Canada says the fire extinguisher ca...


Bio-engineered mosquitoes can stop spread of dengue, zika and yellow fever

These diseases are a large health threat and now the EPA has decided which direction they will take to reduce the threat. "First we're going to prove our busi...


Transgender candidates win Mpls. City Council seats, make history

While other transgender politicians have taken seat in office before, the word "openly" makes a difference here. Roem's win in Virginia's 13th District marks ...


Tons Of Prescription Drugs Collected In DEA Take Back

America is in the midst of a prescription drug crisis and the home medicine cabinet is a major source. Overdose deaths from prescriptions such as opioid pain ki...


Reduced Alcohol Intake May Prevent The Chances of Developing Cancer

The organization also wants to end the "pinkwashing" of alcoholic beverages. The researchers also stated that if the drinker ceases consuming alcohol for 20...


Nigeria's Buhari presents 8.612TRN naira 2018 budget to lawmakers

Africa's largest oil producer climbed out of recession in 2017 after a sharp fall in energy prices. "We are appealing to Nigerians to be patient because at th...


WHO Warn Farmers Against Giving Antibiotics to Healthy Animals

Where possible, sick animals should be tested to determine the most effective and prudent antibiotic to treat their specific infection. The WHO recommends hea...


H3N2 mutation in last year's flu vaccine responsible for lowered efficacy

One important reason flu shots don't usually work very well is because they're grown in chicken eggs, a slow and tricky process that can go wrong easily, resear...