Medicine

Monkey Clones Created Using Dolly Technique are a World First

They're clones created in China using the same technique that over 20 years ago gave the world Dolly , the first mammal cloned from an adult sheep . O...


Flu hospitalizations, deaths on the rise during brutal season

Dr. Thomas Frieden, who was the CDC director during the 2013 government shutdown , told Kaiser Health News that individual states can still track the flu...


Will the US betray the Syrian Kurds?

Reports say the United States is discussing with Turkey and others the possibility of a "security zone" being set up in north-west Syria. Turkish news organiz...


UN, Aid Partners Launch Largest Consolidated Humanitarian Appeal For Yemen

More than 10,000 people have been killed by coalition airstrikes and by fighting on the ground, Reuters said. The USD 2.96 billion will be used to respond to...


Collusion between AAP, BJP led to delay in sacking of MLAs

Election Commission , after hearing the petition of Congress , had found AAP MLAs guilty of holding offices of profit as parliamentary secretaries in Delhi g...


Jimmy John's Responds To Salmonella Complaints

Seven (88%) of eight people interviewed reported eating at multiple Jimmy John's restaurant locations. Jimmy John's leader and CEO James North said in an anno...


Fresh election on cards in Delhi? AAP MLA feels so

The 20 MLAs set to be disqualified include, Adarsh Shastri (Dwarka), Alka Lamba (Chandni Chowk), Anil Bajpai (Gandhi Nagar), Avtar Singh (Kalkaji), Kailash Gahl...


Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer advance to fourth round at Australian Open

The 2016 champion routed Maria Sharapova 6-1, 6-3 in a third-round win that showcased her credentials as a title contender and ensured she'll be the only Gran...


Pinal County officials: 8 have died from flu, more than 1000 cases

The flu virus is rapidly spreading across the country, causing more deaths and hospitalizations. "Everyone is seeing a sharp spike in flu cases". Almost ev...


Marin flu death one of 42 statewide; high volume of patients

Lisa Santora, Marin County's deputy public health officer. Last year, the flu vaccine was 39 percent effective. Most of those hospitalized for flu or pneumo...


27 flu related deaths statewide so far this season

The CDC estimates that flu has caused between 9.2 million and 35.6 million illnesses, between 140,000 and 710,000 hospitalizations, and 12,000 to 56,000 deaths...


HP Recalls 15 Different Models Over Battery Safety Problem

HP issued a statement to stay: "The quality and safety of all HP products is our top priority". The batteries were sold from December 2015 through December 20...


2017-18 flu season expected to be one of worst in years

Flu activity traditionally begins to increase in October and can last as late as May, with cases typically peaking between December and February. The number o...


Male infertility among many side effects linked to ibuprofen

Researchers even tested ibuprofen on "bits of human testes" collected from organ donors and saw the same result: The drug hampered testosterone output. The rati...


California Commissioner Condemns Session's Move Against Legal Pot

Purchasing and possessing pot products is still legal in Colorado and other states that have regulated it. While many states have decriminalized or legalized ...


Four powerlifters died in a road accident caused due to dense fog

The accident took place when the weightlifters were returning to Delhi. The cause of the accident is said to be dense fog that continues to blanket Delhi-NCR am...


HSE confirm number of ''Aussie Flu'' deaths in Ireland

Speaking to RTÉ Radio 1's Morning Ireland, Kelleher said some people are more at risk of " Aussie flu " than others and that the symptoms can affect people very...


Chocolate could be extinct within 30 years

For anyone with a sweet tooth, a chocolate is nothing less than a gift from God. Mars claims it can save the treat by creating genetically modified "super...


Delhi fog: Over 300 flights delayed, 8 cancelled

Not only this, dense fog has engulfed the entire northwestern plains. On Sunday moring, over 40 flights were diverted to other airports and several were cance...


New year to start with 'supermoon' on January 2

January 31's supermoon will occur during a total lunar eclipse . Such events see the moon seem some 14 per cent larger in size, and nearly one-third brighter...