Health Care

India doesn't need 5 different GST slabs but one tax: Rahul Gandhi

He also hailed the GST Council's decision to cut tax rates on 178 items of daily use.When questioned about Gandhi's allegation that BJP gave Rs 30,000 crore f...


NGT gives approval to Delhi government's Odd-Even scheme

The government said it will move the NGT on Monday requesting a review of its order and if the exemptions are granted, the scheme's implementation "will be ...


IUDs cut risk of cervical cancer by one-third

Dr Beverley Vollenhoven, deputy head of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Monash University, said she was excited about the research findings. M...


Gene therapy gives 'butterfly' boy Hassan new skin

They grew sheets of skin and transplanted them onto the boy's body. No thanks to the genetic skin disease, about 80 percent of his epidermis had already been de...


Drug overdose deaths continue tragic climb in the Okanagan

The service adds Vancouver Coastal Health has the highest rate of illicit drug overdose deaths among all health authorities in the province. Northern BC witne...


Oncologists Draw Links Between Heavy Drinkers and Cancer

People living with cancer remain at risk for other cancer and hence should not drink even small or moderate amounts of alcohol. As of 2013, about 73 per cent ...


EPA Approves Plan to Release Infected Mosquitoes to Stop Zika

These states were chosen because they're "similar in temperature and precipitation" to the three states where the tests were carried out. Attack of the killer...


Shooting reported near USC Upstate campus, shooter flees on foot, officials say

That lock down has been lifted, according to USC Upstate on their Twitter account. Officials at USC have claimed the suspect is a black male wearing khaki pan...


Aldermore Group PLC's (ALD) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

Fishman Jay A Limited Mi owns 0% invested in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) for 24,667 shares. Df Dent & Co Inc decreased Celgene Corp (CELG) stake by 1.09...


Health Canada expands fire extinguisher recall involving 2.7 million devices

Chief: "The extinguisher is going to be valuable in case your exits are blocked or if it's a small fire you are going to be able to handle quickly". The Offic...


United Nations condemns violence in Myanmar forcing Rohingyas to flee

Among other things, Cardi cited systematic killings, sexual violence, violence against children and destruction of homes as being among the many abuses and viol...


Reason Flu Vaccines Are So Lousy: They're Grown in Eggs

The flu season has arrived, with eight flu-related hospitalizations in Spokane in September. Peak months for the flu in the US occur between December and March,...


British hostage, Ian Squire killed in Nigeria

The families of the rescued hostages said that they are thankful for the support they received by the British High Commission and Nigerian authorities who were ...


Todd Gurley shares words of encouragement for Deshaun Watson

Kaepernick surfaced as an immediate option for the Texans , even with owner Bob McNair's comments about "inmates running the prison" in regard to player pro...


Stents May Be Unnecessary For Certain Heart Patients, Study Says

One finding was that the stents did improve blood supply but did not relieve symptoms in a more enhanced way when compared to drug therapy. Moreover, angiopla...


'House Of Cards' Will Not Continue With Kevin Spacey, Netflix Confirm

The production assistant accusing Spacey of sexual assault claimed that while he was in a auto with Spacey a few minutes away from the set, the actor (who w...


Sikh Jatha Of 2500 Yatrees Arrives At Lahore To Celebrate Gurpurabh

Apart from Sikh, people from all other religions also celebrated Guru Nanak Jayanti. In a greeting message, Governor Dr Najma Heptulla said Guru Nanak Dev was...


Kidde Recalls 40 Million Fire Extinguishers

The 1.2 million plastic-handle extinguishers were sold between January 1, 1973, and Aug 15, 2017, while the push-button type were sold from August 11, 1995, to ...


Man drives auto onto pitch during Ranji match

The man, who identified himself as Girish Sharma, tried to swerve his vehicle twice on the 22-yard strip before stopping, an eyewitness told PTI. A man drove ...


A Japanese Company Is Rewarding Nonsmoking Employees With Extra Vacation Time

Once the company became aware of the bad feeling caused by the regular breaks taken by smokers, it made the unusual decision to readdress the balance by rewardi...


4 neighborhoods still under IS control in Syria's Deir al-Zour city

With the conquest of the city of Deir Ezzor, government forces will now concentrate their greatest efforts in the liberation of the city of Al-Bukamal, consider...


Red Cross Home Fire Campaign installs one-millionth free smoke alarm

It's also a good time for everyone to make sure their household is prepared for emergencies. The Fireman's Association suggests that you vacuum or blow out du...


Smalling edged out as Southgate goes for three at the back

Southgate named Tammy Abraham, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Joe Gomez in the squad , which resulted in Oxlade-Chamberlain's omission after a slow start to his care...


Companies Are Warned from Marketing Marijuana Cancer Cures

Scott Gottlieb in a statement . Marijuana cannot, however, cure cancer and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) wants businesses to stop saying it can . Ho...


Are Shares of St. Modwen Properties PLC (LSE:SMP) Fairly Valued?

The employed capital is calculated by subrating current liabilities from total assets. This is one of the most popular methods investors use to evaluate a compa...