Health Care

ALS Treatment gets FDA Approval

Radicava beat AB Science's masitinib and Cytokinetics' tirasemtiv to an FDA approval, both drugs hailed by the ALS Therapy Development Institute as candida...


Ariya wins sister showdown in Mexico

Kim, the 2015 LPGA Rookie of the Year, collected her first victory since last June's Meijer LPGA Classic, winning the first three holes and fighting off a late ...


Unrelenting rain worsens flood crisis in saturated Central Canada

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has promised that the federal government will provide aid where needed and that includes the federal Canadian Armed Forces troops ...


Nigeria leader leaves for medical checkups amid health fears

Adesina however said the President had transmitted a letter to the National Assembly as required by law. He returned on 10 March, after 51 days. "Governor of ...


Trump names anti-abortion leader to high post at HHS

Yoest, telling The Times she wanted abortion made illegal even in cases of rape, incest or threats to the mother's health, also claimed IUDs - an intrauteri...


3 weeks into hunger strike, Palestinian inmates add vitamins

He also pledged to immediately move the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem and to never pressure Israel to stop settlement expansion. He said that "the priso...


Israel says Palestinian hunger strike leader ate in secret

He said guards had punished the strikers by seizing all personal items and leaving prisoners "with nothing except their beds". Israeli paramilitary police off...


J- K: Governor Vohra, PM Modi discuss security situation in Valley

Last month, Mufti held talks with PM Modi on the issue. "This is not a sign of weakness but an indication of strength and power", she said. Meanwhile, in view...


Eman Ahmed to be discharged from Saifee Hospital tomorrow

We informed them about the bed sores and opinion of Dr Satish Modi, orthopaedic surgeon that it's hard for her to stand, let along walk, owing to severe muscle ...


Bristol-Myers' cancer drug Opdivo fuels Wall Street beat

The institutional investor owned 35,512 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock after buying an additional 21,617 shares during the period. Around the s...


I won't quit! Sunderland manager David Moyes responds to fan boos

Adam Clayton's ball over the top left defenders Billy Jones and John O'Shea trailing in De Roon's wake and he controlled with his chest before stabbing a shot p...


Justice halts plan to charge $2 state park entrance fee

This man hoped to raise the consumer sales tax to 6.25 percent; to bring back sales tax on many professional services; to increase the beer and liquor taxes; to...


House Freedom Caucus gets behind compromise on Obamacare overhaul

The conservative House Freedom Caucus announced its support Wednesday for a newly revised GOP health care bill , a month after the group's opposition forced ...


Shah calls for ouster of TMC by 2019

Armed with a Supreme Court order, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has recently filed an FIR against 12 TMC leaders and an IPS officer. "The entire w...


Poverty seen in Bengal not seen anywhere else in India: Amit Shah

But, he asserted, whatever be the scale of violence, lotus would bloom here. "He (Amit Shah) instructed us to be with the people in their struggle and fight for...


3 killed after high tide submerges jetty in eastern India

Three among them were declared brought dead at Chandannagar sub-divisional hospital. "Thirteen people are still missing", Hooghly Superintendent of Police Suk...


Chaffetz to Take Immediate Leave of Absence for Medical Emergency

According to a Facebook post, Chaffetz shattered several bones in his foot about 12 years ago when he fell from a ladder. Rep. Jason Chaffetz , R-Utah, hea...


The 'plastic bag' womb that could save lives

According to the researchers, the plastic " biobag " womb contains a mixture of warm water and added salts, similar to amniotic fluid, to support and protect th...


General election: Tory victory 'will not strengthen May's Brexit hand'

Current Prime Minister Theresa May, hoping to convert the Tories' poll lead into a bigger Commons majority, said that she will extend her influence in Brexit ne...


Ocwen Financial Corp (OCN) Receives Hold Rating from Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink . The company revised guidance for ...


Actor Vinod Khanna passes away at 70

On March 31, the ailing actor was rushed to Sir H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital with difficulties emerging due to severe dehydration. Khanna began his caree...


Fight brews in Pennsylvania Senate over Planned Parenthood

Eichelberger's bill came up short on that score Wednesday, passing on a 7-5, mostly party line vote in the Senate Finance Committee. It seems as though those ...


Removing condom without asking partner is a risky trend

She wrote that misdemeanor sexual abuse prosecution may be possible and referenced a NY state law that says a lack of consent can result from "any circumstances...


'The Handmaid's Tale': A primer for the Hulu show

What day and time do new episodes arrive on Hulu? Then there's the modesty angle. Women are quickly stripped of their rights. "I had another name, but it'...


Does Offred Get Pregnant On 'The Handmaid's Tale'? Fertility Gives Her Power

Then, time jumps to the near future. But Moss, who also starred as Peggy Olsen in Mad Men, is not convinced The Handmaid's Tale is feminist. In one scene,...