Health

British Airways computer outage hits travelers

Melissa Davis was held for more than an hour and a half on the tarmac at Heathrow, on board a BA flight returning from Belfast. In a statement, the airline as...


GUJCET 2017 Results Revealed Verify marks Through Gseb.org

The information is available at the official website . Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB) conducts the common entrance test fo...


PM inaugurates India's longest river bridge

Legendary singer Lata Mangeskar on Saturday praised Prime Minisiter Narendra Modi for naming the Dhola-Sadiya Bridge of Assam after renowned Assamese music ...


Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: The Ethiopian politician who landed the World Health Organization top job

Tedros said he preferred to see global agencies including WHO, the World Bank, GAVI vaccine alliance and Global Fund as part of one "big envelope". Former Eth...


Army foils infiltration bid in J&K, kills 4 militants

After exchanging gunfire with the security forces, the militants took refuge in nearby houses, police said, prompting a search operation. The bodies of the slai...


Nishikori fights way into Geneva Open semis

Meanwhile, France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga reached his first claycourt final just ahead of the French Open by beating Georgian Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-2 3-6 6-1 at t...


Govt bans market sale of cattle for slaughter

Maneka said strict monitoring would not only ensure that no animals are bought for slaughter through livestock markets, but are sourced directly from farms so...


Sleep deprivation can cause brain to start 'eating' itself

Sleep deprivation can be fatal. Michele Bellesi of Marche Polytechnic University in Italy conducted the research and examined the brains of four types of ...


World Health Organization Elects First Director-General From Africa

Before his election to the WHO director-general position, Tedros was Ethiopia's foreign affairs minister, and from 2005 to 2012 he was the country's health mi...


UNC Basketball: Tony Bradley Jr. to stay in NBA Draft

One can imagine that Bradley may have been able to get drafted higher if he received more playing time to showcase his talents. Bradley, a native of Bartow, Flo...


Alec Baldwin: 'I thought I'd die' alone of dreaded disease

Diagnosis lags because Arkansas doctors are wary of scrutiny by the Arkansas State Medical Board, Rose said, and more training is needed for the disease to be r...


Denayer kicked man in head 'in defence of friend'

Denayer, 21, says he and his friend were leaving the nightclub when his friend became caught up in an argument which developed into a fight. A video emerged o...


Magic mushrooms are 'safest drugs' for recreational use, scientists say

They can be risky and cause panic attacks or confusion. The biggest risk with magic mushrooms is actually people picking and eating the wrong types of mush...


Canadian Liberals Fall Short of Legislative Majority in British Columbia Voting

Had a final tally of absentee votes swung it to the Liberals, Clark would have had the 44 seats needed for a majority government. The Greens ran on a platform...


South African trade union bans President Jacob Zuma

The union has made a decision to bar President Jacob Zuma from addressing its events. Secretary General Bheki Ntshalintshali says the federation now agrees it...


Instagram Adds Updates to Their Stories

You will be redirected to an Explore-like tab when you click on a location or hashtag in someone's story , showing you stories of other people. Last mont...


Indian woman forced to marry Pakistani to be deported to India

Thanking the Indian government and Swaraj for securing her release, she said, "Sushmaji called me when I was in the court ". Wagha Border: Indian citizen ...


Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance

As part of its welfare reform plan, the budget calls for tightening eligibility and includes a work requirement for those that don't have children. "We stand by...


Ethiopian wins race to be next leader of UN health agency

Prior to his election as WHO's next Director-General, Ghebreyesus served as Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ethiopia from 2012-2016 and as Minister of Health, Ethi...


Pope Francis Met With Donald Trump

When the meeting as over Trump told the pope: "Thank you, I won't forget what you said ". He asked if she fed her husband "potica", which is a traditional ca...


Trump's handshake trick doesn't seem to work on other people's turf

France's leader continued to ignore a waiting Trump by choosing to next greet Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. In an April 21 interview with the As...


England Star Moeen Ali Wary of South African Fightback

Put into bat, the Three Lions were led from the front by skipper Eoin Morgan , who struck a 93-ball 107. "We ve got the team that is capable of (winning our ...


John Boehner calls Donald Trump's presidency 'a complete disaster'

But at the Thursday conference, where Boehner indirectly boasted about how much better his life is than Paul Ryan's , he also shed light on his motivation for ...


Trump scolds fellow NATO leaders: Spend more for military

Trump denounced allies for not paying their fair share , saying that even if they met a commitment to allocate two percent of GDP to defence, it would still no...


Gianforte, charged with assaulting reporter, wins House seat in Montana special election

The Bozeman Daily Chronicle refused to endorse either candidate. Gianforte pulled off a victory despite his alleged assault of a reporter Wednesday night as...


Donald and Melania Just Held the Hell Out of Each Other's Hands

Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the holy Wailing Wall in Jerusalem. But Melania Trump has managed what the entire apparatus of the Demo...


Advocates slam Trump plan to reduce aid for college students

On Tuesday, Democratic lawmakers on the budget-writing Joint Finance Committee introduced a comprehensive plan that would allow individuals to refinance stude...


Maharashtra HSC 12th result 2017 not declared yet; likely this week

This year it has conducted the HSC exam and the candidates who had appeared for the exam can check the results from the official website. The Board conducts e...


Purr-Fect Job For Cat Lovers Is Available

Does cattitude come naturally to you? The site explains that a cat cuddler's responsibility is to help calm felines that may be anxious about their time at ...


No Medicaid cuts in Trump budget? Really?

All that robbing from the poor , and in some ways the middle class - who would likely have to make up for those school funding cuts with higher state income or...


Icy Reception To Trump Budget From Fellow Republicans

Harvard Professor and former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers suggested that Trump's budget proposal is preposterous. "Slashing federal research budgets wil...


Ethiopia's Adhanom elected as new World Health Organization chief

Fifty-two-year-old Tedros now resides in Ethiopia and was the country's minister of health and foreign affairs. But he added: "I don't take it as a closed iss...


Man dies in California botulism outbreak from nacho-cheese

Antioch, California, man Martin Galindo, 37, died this week after contracting botulism , which left him in a coma, according to KTXL. The contaminated che...


World Health Organization to be headed by an African for the first time

He also went on to win the important second-round election, edging out Britain's David Nabarro to get the position. Tedros received 133 votes to Nabarro's 50,...


Pigeon Wearing Tiny Backpack Filled With Ecstasy Busted By Police

According to the report, the bird was flying into the country from Iraq and caught by trackers near the custom's department. Clint Davis covers entertainment ...