Health Care

Former Health Minister Professor Babatunde Osotimehin is Dead

He was appointed Executive Director of UNFPA in November 2010 and was reappointed in August 2014. Osotimehin, who was 68, had headed the UNFPA since 2011. "He...


Tick Talk: All You Need to Know about Powassan

Symptoms can begin any time from one week to one month after the tick bite. There is also a vaccine for Lyme in dogs that may be considered for dogs with a l...


Tropical depression forms in Pacific near southern Mexico

The image showed the center of circulation over land and a large band of thunderstorms extending from the center to the south, back into the Eastern Pacific O...


Thousands may have been killed in Philippines: ICRC

Only 134 civilians were successfully rescued, leaving at least 2,000 others still trapped in the besieged city. Maute is named after its leaders, the Maute br...


Niece of man killed in explosion 'devastated'

At a news conference Thursday evening, Cambria Fire Chief Cody Doucette said a smaller fire occurred in a different part of the facility on Monday. Just about...


Legendary southern rocker Gregg Allman to be laid to rest

The Allman Brothers Band continued to perform and record, for various labels and with a variety of musicians, over the next four decades, despite disbanding an...


Vladimir Putin backs Modi on India terror worries

While speaking at the St Petersberg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) 2017, PM Modi invited the world and said: "I invite you all to come to India for the sa...


Restored credibility of economy in 3 years of Modi government: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said that demonetization had brought about a "new normal" in the Indian economy . The International Monetary Fund, last week said that the GST will ...


DPH warns of mumps outbreak after 12 cases reported in greater Boston

Monica Bharel said. None is known to have traveled to another country before becoming ill. Officials did not specify the timeframe of the outbreak nor the con...


South Sudan vaccination error kills 15 children

The team administering the vaccinations was "neither qualified nor trained" to do so, the health minister said. Just one syringe was used for all of the childre...


Spicer refers Russia questions to Trump's outside attorney

The president seems uninterested in the impact that Russian Federation had on the 2016 election, portraying investigations surrounding such as efforts to discre...


Pulse Footage Released: 11 Hours of Police Bodycams at Nightclub

People in the club can be seen fleeing, with officers telling them to keep their hands up and directing them to safety. The 15 hours of footage was released ...


Navy investigates clash with police in Calabar

A clash between some police officers and some officers of the Nigerian navy in Calabar, Cross River state capital, lead to three of the policemen being set ab...


Sooner Softball Team Looks to Repeat National Championship

Baylor is making its fourth World Series appearance and first since 2014. Last weekend, OR swept No. 19 Kentucky , including a Game 2 comeback that saw th...


Cooler heads prevail: A different Mr. Met back at ballpark

Met's hand to include a giant middle finger. Without a furious charge up the leaderboard during the final round of stroke play - stroke play determined the e...


Olivia Newton-John reveals breast cancer relapse

The statement said she was postponing her tours this month of the United States and Canada. The 68-year-old said she will undergo a short course of radiatio...


Florida focuses on renewed Zika virus threat

The surveillance system put in place by the Health Ministry succeeded in identifying three adults infected with the Zika virus between November 2016 and Febru...


IAS officer drowns in pool

Police was informed about the drowning at the insitiute in south Delhi around midnight after which he was rushed to Fortis Hospital where he was declared br...


'Dream holidays' ruined by British Airways IT problems

Flight compensation website Flightright.com said that with around 800 flights canceled at Gatwick and Heathrow on Saturday and Sunday, BA was looking ...


Rajasthan Class 12 arts results 2017 declared, check them here

The history of the Board of Secondary Education Rajasthan (BSER ) is a remarkable panorama of progressive record of the futurological vision for developing a d...


Ronaldo admits to Messi 'love' but tips namesake for another Ballon d'Or

That's why they are at the top for the last 10 years. The Portuguese star, who is also a four-time victor of the Federation Internationale de Football Associa...


Trump 'wide open' on whether to support Paris climate accord

US President Donald Trump is open to various positions concerning the US participation in the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate, Secretary of Defense James Matt...


Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval

Kushner, who is married to Trump's daughter Ivanka, had contacts with Moscow in December about opening a secret back channel of communications, according to new...


Iraq says Iranian commander killed fighting IS

An Iraqi official said a senior Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander was killed in an explosion during clashes with the Islamic State group west of Mosul . ...


MS Dhoni Gives a Pep Talk Before CT Warm-Up Against NZ

Virat Kohli will be a talismanic figure for the team throughout the tournament. Speaking to media ahead of India's first practice session, Kohli said that ...