Health Care

WHO Elects First Director-General From Africa

He trained 40,000 female health workers, hired outbreak investigators, improved the national laboratory, organized an ambulance system and multiplied medical sc...


Britain's Got Talent heads into live semi-finals with wild card twist

Also seen making it through to next week's live shows were retired-registrar turned DJ Dizzy Twilight, a troupe of terrifying clown-faced dancers - The Next Gen...


US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers

It was not all bad news for the U.S. crew, however, with a win in the head-to-head between former team mates Jimmy Spithill and Land Rover BAR skipper Ben Ain...


Turkey criticizes American law enforcement after Turkish president's bodyguards attacked protesters

Turkey has summoned the USA ambassador to protest the detention of two security officers during the Turkish president's Washington visit last week. The State...


Jack Sparrow hits franchise fatigue

Shanghai: Star of the movies, such as Troy, Pirates of the Caribbean and more, Orlando Bloom has strikingly not worked in a superhero film. Relatively unkno...


Family hails naming of new Assam bridge after Bhupen Hazarika

He said the eastern and north-eastern parts of the country have the greatest potential for economic development, and this bridge is just one element of the Unio...


Nawaz Sharif's son quizzed by joint investigation team in Panama Papers case

Hussain Nawaz, the eldest son of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif , has submitted a plea against two Joint Investigation Team Officers, Bilal Rasool an...


Kulbhushan Jadhav can never be released: Pakistani lawyer

A military court awarded the death sentence to Mr. Jadhav for espionage and subversive activities. The petitioner also seeks declaration to confirm that no ...


SFI protests against cattle slaughter ban by eating beef

Crores of people in the country kill these animals for food. The new rules cleared by the Union government under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act im...


Victor Moses Chelsea star weds longtime lover in London

Wenger revealed after the game that the Arsenal board will hold a meeting on Tuesday, with his future expected to be decided. He said , "I think it's down to...


Rajasthan Class 12th Results 2017 for Arts Stream Declared Now; Check rajeduboard

The Rajasthan Board has already released the results for Science & Mathematics streams on 15 May. The board has decided not to release merit list in any exami...


Trump ruffles feathers by calling Germans 'bad' _ on trade

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, the host of the G7 summit, did not hide the existing gap on the crucial topic. Newly elected French President Emmanuel...


Baby walking immediately after birth takes internet by storm

Although details of the newborn are yet to be known, the video has already over 50 million views and about 1.3 million shares. The nurse who is restraining the ...


Nepalese Sherpa scales Everest for record 21 times

According to the rescuers, recovery of Kumar's body was a risky operation. The guide was found unconscious with severe frostbite at Camp 4, just below 8,000 m...


Man arrested on south coast of England in connection with Manchester bombing

Gun-carrying officers swooped on sites across the city as they worked to stamp out any lingering threat from co-conspirators to last week's massacre. British ...


Mrs. Trump visits Brussels children's hospital, art museum

It is the largest pediatric hospital and research center in Europe and it is known as the hospital of the Pope, per its website. Melania appeared to cross her...


IISD student tops in CBSE class XII exams

As many as 24 students of the school scored an aggregate of 95 per cent and 88 students out of 345 appeared in the exams, scored an aggregate of 90 per cent mar...


Fierce battle over last ISIL-held enclave in Mosul

Now we have three Iraqi forces coming from the south, the north and the west piutting the pinch on ISIS fighters who remain - and they are pinned up against the...


Melania Trump visits children's hospital in Rome

But by the end of their visit, as the couple walked to Air Force One to fly to the Vatican, they made sure to deliberately hold hands for a bit on the tarmac. "...


Graham: Withdrawing from Paris deal would be bad for GOP

Earlier German Chancellor Angela Merkel criticised what she called "a very hard, not to say very unsatisfactory" discussion with Trump on the issue. It was un...


Bay of Bengal depression intensifying into cyclone, Met issues alert

The monsoon is expected to arrive over Kerala anytime now. Parts of Eastern India and Bangladesh are under threat of Cyclone Mora, which is expected to hit th...


CBSE Class 12 exams results out, Noida girl tops

Those who haven't cleared the exam this time will be able to appear for compartmental tests in the second week of July, sources said. The board did moderate...


Trump Reportedly Told Close Associates U.S. Will Leave Paris Climate Agreement

Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey GrahamGraham: Calling climate change a "hoax" bad for GOP Graham: Comey should be held accountable for acting on bad intel Trump...


Ricky Ponting Wants BCCI To Appoint This Legend As India's Next Coach

Kumble, whose 1-year stint ends post Champions Trophy, has won five straight Test series, and helped the team rise to the No. 1 position in Tests. Sources pri...


Gujarat Board GSEB Class 10 SSC Results 2017 To Be Declared Tomorrow

A huge number of candidates appeared for the examination across various examination centers in Gujarat. Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education ...


Oracle goes 2-1 to take lead in America's Cup qualifiers

The opening races of the America's Cup in Bermuda have been pushed back 24 hours until Saturday due to forecasts of winds above the limits allowed for some of...


UP molestation video goes viral, one arrested

Shahnawaz , a resident of Kuvakheda village, was later arrested, police said, adding that further investigation was under way. Police are even attempting to f...


US backs call for fight against protectionism in G-7 communique

World leaders had hoped to put out a statement of consensus on the Paris Agreement which is created to cut global carbon emissions but Mr Trump took to social...


Massive security, curfew in Kashmir valley as Hizbul commander buried

At least 30 people have been injured in the clashes between protesters and security forces in different parts of the Valley. "Forces have blocked all roads to...


Donald and Melania Trump's 9 most awkward relationship moments

Meanwhile, several news sites have various speculations as to why the first lady seems to avoid holding her husband's hand while global media is watching. Haa...


Civilian killed as protests erupt across Kashmir

Witnesses said a young man lost his life and several other people sustained injuries after government troops opened fire on demonstrators near the gun battle si...


Yuvraj to miss first warm-up match against New Zealand due to illness

A mere glance at Pakistan's recent performance in 50-over cricket matches shows that the bowling lacks sting, the fielding is atrocious and the batting br...


India's longest bridge brings Assam closer to Arunachal Pradesh

The Prime Minister said people would have got the bridge 10 years ago if the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government had returned to power in 2004. The Dhola-Sadiya...


Indian army: 4 suspected rebels killed in disputed Kashmir

Only postpaid BSNL mobile phones are working at the moment. However, the villagers were intercepted by police and paramilitary personnel, who fired tear smoke s...


Call for bandh after protests in Valley over killing of Hizb 'Commander'

Reports emanating from Kashmir Valley said that violence has been erupted in many parts following the killing of Bhat. In occupied Kashmir, Sabzar Ahmed B...