Health Care

Sin City Television Series Taking Shape

The show's pilot will be directed and produced by Len Wiseman , who directed the first two Underworld films and served as a producer on TV's Sleepy Hollow ...


Tobacco kills more than 7 million people a year

These includes Banning marketing and advertising of tobacco, promote plain packaging of tobacco products , raise excise taxes and make indoor public places and...


Jeremy Corbyn suggests talks with SNP about second independence referendum

She said: "the SNP are going to argue for another referendum till the cows come home". But she stated: "There's two principles here". We will continue in al...


United Nations chief Guterres says climate deal is essential

In talks with his foreign counterparts, the President kept an open mind on climate issues, according to his aides. The agreement , formally known as the Uni...


Theresa May hits back at 'blowhard' criticism from Jeremy Paxman

A poll by ICM for The Guardian showed the Conservative lead over Labour falling to 12 points, from 22 points three weeks previously. When asked whether he w...


Champions Trophy: Kohli hints at Karthik's inclusion in Playing XI against Pak

Most of the players in the squad haven't had a taste of playing in English conditions before. The new technologies announced on Tuesday are advanced pitch ana...


British breast surgeon who maimed patients gets 15 years

Speaking after the sentencing, Patricia Welch, one of Paterson's victims, said she felt justice had been done but called for an inquiry so that patients had ful...


Kellogg shutters distribution centers, lays off workers

Final work days for affected employees will be between July 29 and August 17. The overall closures "will not have a sizable impact on any one community", incl...


600 died of tobacco-smoking in Gambia in 2014

Bangladesh must prioritise and accelerate tobacco control efforts as part of the response to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, for tobacco cont...


Scientists discover this VERY WEIRD fish with no face

The team dragged small nets from a four kilometers deep abyss that was equipped with an underwater camera. A month-long voyage off the coast of Australia has ...


Sturgeon urges voters to help keep Tories in check

The SNP also gave its support to increasing the top rate of tax across the United Kingdom from 45p to 50p, alongside plans to increase the "real living wage" to...


Macadamia nuts recalled for possible Listeria contamination

Kroger , Bakers, Gerbes and Dillons stores carry the Simple Truth line. Ava's also hadn't received any illness reports as of Wednesday morning, according to t...


It's a messy pitch for 'headmaster' Kumble

Despite the former India captain having guided India through a golden run, especially in Tests, since taking over as head coach last year, the BCCI invited fres...


Durham starts new West Nile surveillance season

Illinois Public Health director Nirav Shah says the state has a surveillance network to track West Nile.and urges the public to keep an eye out as well by alert...


Champions Trophy: VVS Laxman is confident of India's win over Pakistan

Put into bat, opener Shikhar Dhawan (60) and wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik (94 retired hurt) put on a 100-run stand for the third wicket before all-r...


Jeremy Corbyn rules out deal with SNP in hung parliament

The section on independence in the 2017 manifesto says that a referendum should be held "when the final terms of the deal are known" and that a win for the SN...


Disco with Isco won't persuade Zizou to bale on Gareth

Madrid already claimed the title in La Liga , and they are coming up against the equally impressive Juventus , who secured their sixth straight Scudetto in...


India's GDP grows at 6.1% in March quarter; 7.1% in 2016-17

Although, the announced new IIP and WPI series that led to revision in old GDP data. The figure is the lowest since the December quarter in 2014, which regi...


Fla. officials confirm 7 cases of canine influenza

As most of the dogs are considered to have low immunity, this flu is expected to affect a large number of dogs in the coming years. The virus can also cause res...


United States outraged at Erdogan guards' attack on protesters

McCain said "this kind of thing can not go unresponded to diplomatically". The letter comes after reports, and video , that appear to show members of the...


Don't Know Whats Going on Between Kohli and Kumble: Sourav Ganguly

Times of India reported that Kumble being a "hard task-master" had not gone down well with the seniors of the Indian team. Kumble, who was appointed head c...


Sturgeon presents SNP as last line of defense against Tories

The Scottish National Party set out its opposition to further spending cuts by the United Kingdom government and reinforced its pledge to challenge Prime Mini...


Scotland must have a choice, says Sturgeon

Ms Sturgeon may have misjudged the mood, but paradoxically, there is also the possibility that pushing back a referendum will, in the long run, offer her party ...


Sri Lanka Races To Rescue Flood Victims As The Death Toll Increases

The flooding is the worst since May 2003 when 250 people were killed and 10,000 homes destroyed after a similarly powerful monsoon, officials said. Outbreaks ...


Lions schedule criticised by All Blacks coach Hansen

The New Zealander was the Forwards Coach in 2009, when McGeechan coached the team for the final time . Dressed in much more casual lightning bolt sweatshirts...


World Health Organization says tobacco threatens us all

May 31 is World No Tobacco Day-which focuses on raising awareness of the damage tobacco inflicts globally. The initiative is expected to propose measures that...


Amid Rumors Of Staff Shake-Up, White House Communications Director Resigns

His last day has not yet been determined. Mr Dubke wrote in a statement that it had been an honour to serve Mr Trump and "my distinct pleasure to work side by...


Climate change will give us all sleepless nights

For the study , the researchers first looked into the data of more than 765,000 US residents between 2002 and 2011 who responded to the Behavioral Risk Factor ...


ISRO to launch satellite for better internet connectivity in India

Currently, only three countries-US, Russia and China- have the capability of launching manned missions . The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) failed on ...


Hansen expects ABs to face 'Warrenball' in Lions tests

But spare a thought (and maybe a prayer) for the second team as their Tour could become a nightmare. All this notwithstanding, Lions tours remain, to my mind,...


India beat New Zealand by 45 runs in Champions Trophy warm-up tie

Bhuvneshwar Kumar is accurate, can move the ball both ways, has increased his pace and is a great death bowler. After losing the previous match despite mak...


Mitra: GST not prepared for a roll out in July

Tirupathi Raju told The Hindu on Tuesday. Jaitley was speaking after inaugurating the new campus of the National Academy of Customs, Indirect Taxes and Na...


Death toll in Sri Lanka mudslides, floods exceeds 200

The military has deployed helicopters, boats and amphibious vehicles to distribute aid. WATER levels in Sri Lanka began to recede slowly yesterday but tens of...


Freed Nigerian schoolgirls begin rehabilitation after Boko Haram ordeal

They were received on behalf of the Federal Government by Mrs. Jumai Alhassan, Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, at a rehabilitation center loca...


British Airways returns to normal schedule after IT crash

Long queues of frustrated passengers trailed all the way through BA's dedicated London Heathrow Terminal 5 on the landside and out onto the forecourt, with si...