Medical

Australian ball-tampering: Steve Smith and David Warner banned for 12 months

Axed Australian cricket captain Steve Smith is escorted by Police officers as he leaves the O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg , South Afric...


English man becomes first person in the world to catch super-gonorrhoea

He picked up the infection earlier in the year. Doctors in England have previously expressed fears that it's only a matter of time before the main drugs ...


More cool weather with on and off rain chances

Again look for increasing wind, rain and snow heading into Saturday . We might not be digging for eggs in the snow, but it'll feel more like Christmas th...


Iran Urges Saudi Arabia to End Yemen War, Engage in Dialogue

Bangladesh has conveyed its deep concern at the recent multiple ballistic missile attacks by the Houthi rebels aimed at Riyadh and other bordering cities of s...


Humans have a new 'organ' interstitium: Body's 'shock absorber' discovered by researchers

Not so, according to new research that suggests mankind has completely overlooked an entire human organ , and it could be the largest of all. "Initially, we ...


Abiye Ahmed is new Ethiopia Prime Minister

The Council elected new leadership as the outgoing chairperson, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, who served as chairperson of the party for five years, has ...


Man Contracts World's First Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea Strain, Reports Say

A British man has contracted a drug-resistant strain of "super gonorrhea " following a sexual encounter in Asia, according to reports Wednesday. The disea...


SS Rajamouli's "Excited" About Taking Baahubali To Pakistan Film Festival

And guess what the director had to say about it: " Baahubali has given me opportunities to travel to a number of countries". Nandita Das and Vinay Pathak are...


Delhi Police, UP STF bust SSC exam racket, arrest 4 accused

The Police has identified the accused as Ajay, Param, Sonu and Gaurav. Laptops, 10 phones, around 50 lakh rupees, 3 cars, pen drives, harddisks and other docume...


Government plans to divest 76% in Air India, invites EoI

The other four subsidiaries will either be "hived off (along with any receivables or payables related to these subsidiaries) through demerger or other appropria...


Vistara air hostess complains of sexual harassment, FIR lodged

Vistara also informed that it is "fully committed to providing cooperation to all the authorities" probing the case. As passengers began to deplane at Terminal ...


Public health lawsuit against FDA reason e-cigarette

The latest lawsuit is out against the decision taken by the agency previous year to grant extensions of deadlines to the manufacturers that were seeking FDA a...


Rubber ducks hold tons of bacteria

Swiss and American researchers counted the microbes swimming inside the toys and say the murky liquid released when ducks were squeezed contained "potentially...


Gov. Scott Signs Law Requiring Nursing Homes To Have Backup Generators

As of January, 108 nursing homes and 138 assisted living facilities had installed the necessary equipment. Scott initially directed the Florida Agency for Hea...


Children with autism are less likely to be vaccinated

Researchers looked at children born between January 1995 and September 2010 - and their younger siblings born between January 1997 and September 2014. That mark...


Flu vaccine still your best shot at avoiding sickness

Although there were signs in USA data released Friday that the season is finally on the wane - fewer flu-linked doctor appointments, for example - hospitals are...


Michiana native to compete Monday on 'The Voice'

Adam chooses Mia. Yay! Blake said he would vote for Mia and Alicia would vote for Genesis. Justin Kilgore and Molly Stevens of Team Kelly took on the so...


CDC says 2nd wave of flu virus B has started

That strain tends to be more severe in young children. While still considered widespread across Virginia, communities in northern and eastern parts of the s...


Large study finds global antibiotic use is skyrocketing, driving drug resistance fears

Despite its toxic side effects, the antibiotic returned to favor in the 1990s as an emergency solution to the increasing prevalence of drug-resistant bacteria. ...


Cricket Australia to announce Smith, Warner, Bancroft sanctions in 24 hours

Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland will arrive in South Africa on Tuesday to join head of integrity Iain Roy, who has been conducting the inv...