Five things we learnt from Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's speech

It was the first in a series of speeches by senior ministers that the British government hopes will show unity and energy around Brexit after months of prevarication and mixed messages. "Boris Johnson needs to come clean and concede that we can not h... More..

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Bangladesh signs deal to involve United Nations for repatriation of Rohingya refugees
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Bangladesh signs deal to involve United Nations for repatriation of Rohingya refugees

The meeting followed Johnson's visit to a refugee camp in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar district, where almost 700,000 Rohingya have sought sanctuary after fleeing the Burmese army crackdown. Refugees are still ente...More..

Cancer-Fighting Nanorobots Are the Future
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Cancer-Fighting Nanorobots Are the Future

Until now, the challenge to advancing nanomedicine has been hard because scientists wanted to design, build and carefully control nanorobots to actively seek and destroy cancerous tumours, while not harming...More..

Peruvian prisoner who swapped places with twin to escape jail is recaptured
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Peruvian prisoner who swapped places with twin to escape jail is recaptured

Seizing on the opportunity, Delgado Herrera-also known by the alias Vaporito-allegedly drugged his brother, stole his clothes and ID, and walked out of the prison. His brother Giancarlo, visited him on January ...More..

Indian Mujahideen terrorist Arij Khan arrested by Delhi Police
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Indian Mujahideen terrorist Arij Khan arrested by Delhi Police

Calling the arrest a "big success", Pramod Singh Kushwaha, DCP, Special Cell Delhi Police confirmed, "Khan was involved in many bombing incidents including 2008 Delhi serial blasts, 165 people died in inciden...More..

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma to appear on Koffee with Karan?
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma to appear on Koffee with Karan?

The actress is now busy with her film Sui Dhaaga (2018), while the Indian cricket captain has a packed cricketing schedule till September this year. "There is absolutely no truth to the rumors doing the round...More..

Priya Prakash melts hearts of the youth
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Priya Prakash melts hearts of the youth

Her Insta page too is a testament to the same! The 18-year-old B.Com student is a Malayalam actress and model. Tamil Bigg Boss fame Oviya who became a phenomenon during the course of the show, spread over s...More..

Scientists discover new antibiotic family in soil
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Scientists discover new antibiotic family in soil

After infecting rats with MRSA, a bacteria that's particularly resistant to most antibiotic treatments, the researchers treated the rodents with malacidins, and the compound eliminated the infection in the anim...More..

Woman has 14 worms pulled out of her eye
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Woman has 14 worms pulled out of her eye

Scientists reported the case Monday. That's a type of eye worm seen in cattle in the northern United States and southern Canada, but never before in humans. A total of 14 worms - all less than half an inch long...More..

US Woman With Terrible Headaches Wakes Up With British Accent
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

US Woman With Terrible Headaches Wakes Up With British Accent

Myers, who said she also suffers from Ehlers-Danlos, a condition that makes skin elastic and joints flexible to the point of dislocation, is now seeking treatment for her rare condition, with the hope of bein...More..

Eat Slowly to Lost Weight-Study Suggests
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Eat Slowly to Lost Weight-Study Suggests

The study relied on people's own reports of how quickly they ate, without defining speed as other than fast, normal or slow. Scientists studied medical records from the years 2008 until 2013 of 59,717 people ...More..

Another Court Just Told Trump To Keep DACA - For Now
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Another Court Just Told Trump To Keep DACA - For Now

Judge Nicholas Garaufis , a former President Bill Clinton appointee on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of NY, concluded the government violated the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) when it...More..

Former Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa poised for big win in polls
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Former Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa poised for big win in polls

Unofficial results showed Rajapakse's party comfortably leading in all regions bar the battled-scarred north and east where, as president, he brutally crushed a separatist movement to end the island's ethnic wa...More..

OxyContin maker says it will no longer market opioid to doctors
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

OxyContin maker says it will no longer market opioid to doctors

The announcement, first reported by Bloomberg, marks the end of an era for a company that changed the paradigm for opioid use in part through aggressive, in-person marketing to doctors. In recent years, sever...More..

Human ice machines wanted for 2018 Panhandle Polar Plunge
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Human ice machines wanted for 2018 Panhandle Polar Plunge

The players then gathered to prepare for the 20 degree weather and listen to some words of encouragement from senior director of youth initiatives for Special Olympics D.C., Anthony Sokenu. "We support it, betw...More..

Serena Williams unsure about grand slam return, still eyeing 25 majors
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Serena Williams unsure about grand slam return, still eyeing 25 majors

I'm really happy but it is definitely the start of a long process. "I didn't start good". Every day, I get better and I get stronger. Serena Williams gave birth to her daughter September 1 and hasn't play...More..

Senate announces two-year budget deal but House could stall over Dreamers
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Senate announces two-year budget deal but House could stall over Dreamers

Rand Paul, refused to allow a speedy vote. Still, the Post pointed out there are good parts of the plan, including possibly preventing another government shutdown, increasing military spending, funding the Ch...More..

Maxwell stars again as dominant Australia reach final
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Maxwell stars again as dominant Australia reach final

In total England and Australia have met each other 15 times in T20s, with five wins for England , eight for the Aussies, one no result and one abandoned game. James Vince's run-a-ball 21 and an eye-catch...More..

NHS not for sale and never will be, Downing Street says
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

NHS not for sale and never will be, Downing Street says

He wrongly claimed that a pro-NHS march on 3 February was a protest against Britain's failing health service. Responding to a question from Vince Cable , the leader of the Liberal Democrats, seeking assuranc...More..

PDP thanks Wike, Fayose for visiting Benue state
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

PDP thanks Wike, Fayose for visiting Benue state

The All Progressives Congress, Rivers State chapter has criticised Governor Nyesom Wike for donating N200m to the Benue State government over the herdsmen crisis. I can not be a governor over dead people. He ...More..

Trump, Kim Jong Un Impersonators Crashed the Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Trump, Kim Jong Un Impersonators Crashed the Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony

She is on a USA sanctions list over alleged links to human rights abuses in North Korea. Ms Kim's arrival was broadcast live on South Korean television. He is due to meet the North Korean delegation for talks...More..

Florida Man's Apple AirPod Started Smoking, Blew Up, He Says
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Florida Man's Apple AirPod Started Smoking, Blew Up, He Says

When he noticed something was up, Colon removed the AirPods from his ears, placed them on a piece of workout equipment, and walked away to get help, according to the report. The ill-fated smartphone was recal...More..

Arsenal disaster actually just a blip, says Sam Allardyce
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Arsenal disaster actually just a blip, says Sam Allardyce

Julian Speroni, Martin Kelly, Bakary Sako , Jeffrey Schlupp, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Scott Dann, Jason Puncheon and Connor Wickham are all on the sidelines. "We certainly haven't been too lucky of late with injury...More..

Modern hand dryers spread more germs
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Modern hand dryers spread more germs

Well, maybe not after you see Nichole Ward's Facebook post revealing the germs that's lurking in them. Yes 3 only. DO NOT EVER dry your hands in those things again. Modern hand dryers are worse than paper tow...More..

CDC updates flu stats: at least 63 children have died
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

CDC updates flu stats: at least 63 children have died

CDC researchers noted there may be the potential for several more weeks of elevated influenza activity, and it is only week 11. "Flu is incredibly hard to predict and we don't know if we've hit the peak yet",...More..

Increased risk of depression brought on by acne
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Increased risk of depression brought on by acne

Researchers had dug through electronic medical record databases, including a primary care database in the United Kingdom called The Health Improvement Network (THIN). "This study highlights an important link be...More..

Pennsylvania lawmakers face Friday deadline for new congressional map
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Pennsylvania lawmakers face Friday deadline for new congressional map

One of Pennsylvania's 18 congressional seats is now vacant, following the resignation in October of Republican U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy from a southwestern Pennsylvania seat in a sex scandal. Douglas, a law profess...More..

Margie's Money Saver: National Pizza Day deals
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Margie's Money Saver: National Pizza Day deals

Customers can also get two medium, two-topping pizzas for $5.99 each. Pilot Flying J is treating guests to a free slice of its pizzeria-quality pies on February 9. Use the promo code PIZZA when you place yo...More..

NHS crisis: January was the second-worst month for A&E
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

NHS crisis: January was the second-worst month for A&E

Mr Hunt did say sorry to patients, telling the programme: "I take responsibility for everything that happens in the NHS ". The latest figures demonstrate just how hard this winter has been for the NHS, with ...More..

Human eggs grown in laboratory for first time
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Human eggs grown in laboratory for first time

In the case of re-implanted tissue, "the big worry, and the big risk, is can you put cancer cells back", said Stuart Lavery, a consultant gynaecologist at Hammersmith Hospital, who was not involved in the s...More..

IAF officer 'honey trapped' by ISI agents, shares secret documents
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

IAF officer 'honey trapped' by ISI agents, shares secret documents

Marwaha is charged under the Official Secrets Act and could be jailed for up to 7 years. "After talking to them on the social networking site for a while, they exchanged their phone numbers and started chatting...More..

Philly hosts Super Bowl Victory Parade
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Philly hosts Super Bowl Victory Parade

Zach Ertz can't block. Patrick Robinson can't cover. Kelce said the team wasn't anxious about what one particular person could or couldn't do, but focused on the Eagles' collective effort. Before dawn in...More..

CORRECTED - House Speaker Ryan: House likely to pass US budget deal
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

CORRECTED - House Speaker Ryan: House likely to pass US budget deal

Both Democrats and Republicans in the House of Representatives have voiced disapproval of the bipartisan bill. At a White House briefing, Mattis told reporters the Pentagon needs Congress to "support ...More..

Lucas is the first Gerber Baby with Down syndrome
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Lucas is the first Gerber Baby with Down syndrome

The internet was rife with cooing adoration upon seeing and hearing of Lucas Warren's most recent accomplishment. He is also making history as the first victor of the Gerber Baby Photo Search to have Down...More..

Free flu shots offered at Florida Department of Health in Hillsborough County
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Free flu shots offered at Florida Department of Health in Hillsborough County

One of the death has been identified - an 8-year-old girl from Queens died Monday after she was brought to the hospital with flu symptoms. Kevin Baynes, 7, passed away on January 29 just two days after being di...More..