India should reduce petrol imports by 2022: PM Modi

Once the entire corridor from Botanical Garden till Janakpuri West (38.23 km) is opened, commuters from Noida will be able to go to Gurgaon by changing trains at Hauz Khas. Six of the nine new stations-Botanical Garden, Okhla Bird Sanctuary, Jamia Mi... More..

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Lightning Boult destroys Windies as New Zealand clinch series
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Lightning Boult destroys Windies as New Zealand clinch series

But Latham credited the swashbuckling 130-run stand for the sixth wicket by Henry Nicholls (83 not out) and Todd Astle (49) for setting up the victory. At 38, this will surely be Gayle's last trip to New Zeala...More..

One million cases in Yemen cholera crisis
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

One million cases in Yemen cholera crisis

A new wave of cholera is expected in March or April. The ICRC said on Wednesday said there were one million suspected cases. Now, more than eight million Yemenis are on the verge of starvation, making...More..

Senate moves tax cut legislation to brink of final passage
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Senate moves tax cut legislation to brink of final passage

On Tuesday, the House voted in favor of the bill, sending it to the Senate , which is expected to vote on the bill later in the day. Democrats called the bill a giveaway to corporations and the wealthy, wi...More..

Philippines storm leaves 182 dead, tens of thousands displaced
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Philippines storm leaves 182 dead, tens of thousands displaced

Although the Philippines is hit by some 20 typhoons or storms annually, typhoons rarely strike Mindanao, home to 20 million people. The storm slammed into Mindanao, the country's second-largest island, on F...More..

Miss America suspends CEO for email scandal
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Miss America suspends CEO for email scandal

In a series of emails, obtained and published by the Huffington Post, Haskell body shames a former Miss America and uses vulgar terms to describe the same pageant victor. That will drive Gretchen INF-INGSANE". ...More..

Eric Schmidt Is Out as Alphabet's Executive Chairman
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Eric Schmidt Is Out as Alphabet's Executive Chairman

Google is hoping that Schmidt's move should enable him to bring the same focus and energy he brought to Google to his other interests, while continuing to advise Alphabet. Eric has been doing a good job in his ...More..

Kim Jonghyun's Coffin Carried by K-Pop Stars at Funeral Service
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Kim Jonghyun's Coffin Carried by K-Pop Stars at Funeral Service

The procession was led by one of his bandmates from boy band Shinee dressed in black, bearing a plaque topped by a crucifix and read " Kim Jong Hyun , believer". Please let me go and say that I did a good job...More..

Twenty-two-year-old Hyderabad woman burnt alive by former colleague
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Twenty-two-year-old Hyderabad woman burnt alive by former colleague

Karthik has been detained, sources said . Before Sandhya was set ablaze, the accused called the victim on her mobile phone and the police got his telephone number, which was kept switched off. He set her on ...More..

OH ranks second in drug overdose deaths — CDC
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

OH ranks second in drug overdose deaths — CDC

The government figures released Thursday put drug deaths at 63,600, up from about 52,000 in 2015. These substances, such as fentanyl, can be 50 times more potent than heroin, and deaths from synthetic opioids...More..

Chocolate poisonings in dogs peak during the holidays, experts warn
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Chocolate poisonings in dogs peak during the holidays, experts warn

While it is a well-known fact that chocolate should not be fed to dogs, more than 350 dogs have suffered the symptoms of chocolate exposure in the last five years. "Chocolate ingestion has a unique seasonal p...More..

Flu activity is 'widespread' statewide. Still time to get vaccine, officials say
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Flu activity is 'widespread' statewide. Still time to get vaccine, officials say

In addition, they say medical staff can wash hands often with soap and water, or use an alcohol-based hand rub - and keep all surfaces clean and disinfected. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention rec...More..

Will a Salad a Day Keep Memory Problems Away? - Alzheimer's Society comments
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Will a Salad a Day Keep Memory Problems Away? - Alzheimer's Society comments

Their study showed that thinking skills, including memory, declined markedly slower in people who ate the most leafy greens, potentially protecting them against dementia . Eating larger amounts of each of nutr...More..

Risky mutant virus research can once again receive government funding
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Risky mutant virus research can once again receive government funding

The research in question would involve tweaking viruses to make them more lethal. That is, so-called "gain of function" research in pathogens may help scientists anticipate how viruses may spread and evolve, an...More..

Virat Kohli, Anushka meet PM Modi
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Virat Kohli, Anushka meet PM Modi

BJP legislator Pannalal Shakya from Guna in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday raised questions about India cricket captain Kohli's "patriotism" after he married the actress Anushka in Italy . All of you have been ma...More..

Suhaib Ilyasi, host of India's Most Wanted, sentenced to life for murder
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Suhaib Ilyasi, host of India's Most Wanted, sentenced to life for murder

Initially, Anju was the anchor in the television pilots, but by the time the show went on air on Zee TV in March 1998, Ilyasi had become the anchor. Anju was rushed to a hospital on January 11, 2000 with stab...More..

3 children, mother die in Brooklyn house fire
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

3 children, mother die in Brooklyn house fire

Yosi Azan lost his wife Aliza and three children Henrietta Leah, 3, Yitzchak Hillel, 7, and Moshe, 11, in the fire. Yosi Azan in critical condition with a tube in his mouth at the burn unit at Staten Island U...More..

Santa Barbara a 'Ghost Town' as Residents Flee, Firefighters Battle Thomas Fire
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Santa Barbara a 'Ghost Town' as Residents Flee, Firefighters Battle Thomas Fire

The National Weather Service says those conditions would last at least through Saturday evening, with winds gusting to 40 miles per hour in the Santa Barbara County mountains where the fire is burning. Fire...More..

Parents urged to give two and three-year-olds flu vaccine
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Parents urged to give two and three-year-olds flu vaccine

New guidelines say it's safe for people with egg allergies to get the flu vaccine. The "overwhelming evidence" since 2011 has shown that a flu shot poses no greater risk to someone with egg allergy than s...More..

Health officials reveal the dangers of sleeping by your phone
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Health officials reveal the dangers of sleeping by your phone

The Federal Communication Commission (FCC ) had suggested that the cell phone users had to keep a minimum distance of 20 centimeters from their handset to significantly reduce radiation exposure. The World Hea...More..

Nassar's former boss, MSU Dean of Osteopathic Medicine steps down
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Nassar's former boss, MSU Dean of Osteopathic Medicine steps down

After the federal sentencing on December 7, Shannon Smith and Matt Newburg, the attorneys who have represented Nassar since previous year, indicated that they would not represent him during appeals. The obvious...More..

Man Who Rammed Crowd at Charlottesville Rally Charged With First-Degree Murder
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Man Who Rammed Crowd at Charlottesville Rally Charged With First-Degree Murder

Besides first-degree murder, Fields, who lived in OH before his arrest, is charged with eight counts of "aggravated malicious wounding", meaning that at least eight of the 35 people who were hurt suffered what ...More..

Wine glasses now seven times larger than in Georgian era
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Wine glasses now seven times larger than in Georgian era

An investigation by Cambridge University identified a steady increase in the size of glassware from the early Georgian era and a rapid enlargement in the twentieth century. If smaller glasses would encourage us...More..

Bangladeshi-origin man in custody after 'attempted terrorist attack' in NY
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Bangladeshi-origin man in custody after 'attempted terrorist attack' in NY

The device went off in a corridor connecting the Times Square and Port Authority stations on the city's west side, one of the busiest commuter hubs, at 7:30am during the morning rush. "Thank God the perpetrato...More..

Jisha murder case: Accused Ameer Ul-Islam gets death penalty
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Jisha murder case: Accused Ameer Ul-Islam gets death penalty

The 29-year-old Jisha, a Dalit law student studying at the Ernakulam's Government Law College was raped and murdered on April 28, 2016 at her residence in Kuruppampadi area. "Police investigated the case well...More..