Pfizer, Roche and Aspen face South Africa probe over cancer drug prices

Last month, the European Union said it had opened a formal investigation against the company for excessive pricing concerning five life-saving cancer medicines. We think that the reason is excessive pricing by the participants in the market. Roche ... More..

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Defying Brussels, Hungary tightens rules on NGOs
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Defying Brussels, Hungary tightens rules on NGOs

It "has nothing to do with transparency and everything to do with obstructing and discrediting critical civil society voices", said Amnesty International's European director, John Dalhuisen. Orban's ruling righ...More..

Could soccer ease tensions between North and South Korea?
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Could soccer ease tensions between North and South Korea?

Ten of these photos reportedly showed US missile launchers and a radar system in the town of Seongju, which were installed earlier this year as part of a deal with former South Korean President Park Geun-hy...More..

No meat or sex, only good thoughts: Ayush Ministry's to pregnant women
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

No meat or sex, only good thoughts: Ayush Ministry's to pregnant women

The booklet "Mother and Child care" was distributed at a recent function by the minister of state for Ayush, Shripad Naik , ahead of International Day for yoga on June 21. He loved performing yoga with them", ...More..

'N. Korean drone took pictures of anti-missile system'
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

'N. Korean drone took pictures of anti-missile system'

South Korean officials recently confirmed that a crashed drone had been found and that it was likely attempting to spy on an American missile defense system. The Seongju county is some 270 km south of the ...More..

New drug that creates 'real sun tan' could reduce cancer risk
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

New drug that creates 'real sun tan' could reduce cancer risk

However, the researchers soon found that forskolin could not get into human skin. When exposed to UV rays, the mice with dark pigment had less DNA damage and sunburn, as well as fewer skin tumors, compared wi...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

US Secret Service says it doesn't have any Trump tapes

The White House also highlighted the fact Mr Comey stopped short of accusing Mr Trump of obstructing justice - a potentially impeachable offence. The argument from Trump and his allies is supposed to be t...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Weather suspends practice round at US Open at Erin Hills

Amateur at Erin Hills , so he has some familiarity with the venue, which has a listed yardage of 7,693 yards for the Open with a par of 72. It's more than worth the trouble for the 30-year-old Mexico nativ...More..

CardioBrief: Serious Bleeding Risk With Aspirin Soars With Age
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

CardioBrief: Serious Bleeding Risk With Aspirin Soars With Age

Long-term, daily use of aspirin to avoid blood clots in very aged patients leads to an added risk of life-threatening or fatal internal bleeding, researchers said on Wednesday. 'Our findings raise questions abo...More..

Pedroia's single wins it in 11th; Red Sox beat Phillies 6-5
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Pedroia's single wins it in 11th; Red Sox beat Phillies 6-5

In the nightcap, Shaw's eighth-inning single against Trevor Rosenthal (1-3) broke a 5-5 tie. With big offensive performances from young stars Mookie Betts (4-for-5 with three doubles and an RBI) and Andrew B...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Global Decorative Film Market Research Report 2017

This research study is thus a quantitative as well as a qualitative study aimed at imparting clear vision of all possible situations and structure in the Global Laboratory Information Management Software Mark...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Corbyn looks forward to May's 'coalition of chaos'

The Labour leader, who has insisted the Conservatives lost the election despite being the largest party, was photographed by Times columnist Giles Coren at the football practice in sunny north London as the P...More..

Body washes up on Massachusetts shore in front of beachgoers
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Body washes up on Massachusetts shore in front of beachgoers

Chhoen Chhoun was one of two men in a 19-foot aluminum-hull boat that capsized last Tuesday in stormy seas near the mouth of the Merrimack River. According to the Newburyport Daily News, Joseph Ranagan, a lif...More..

Rapper Chief Keef arrested at Sioux Falls airport
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Rapper Chief Keef arrested at Sioux Falls airport

Chief Keef was reportedly detained in Sioux Falls, South Dakota , for drug possession, the Argus Leader reports . TSA found four blunts and two edible products in the Chicago rapper's carry-on bag at 8:3...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Items taken from Augusta cyber contractor Reality Winner's home detailed

Victor spent much of that six year career as an air force linguist in Maryland. Victor is a former Air Force linguist who now works as a USA government contractor. Associated Press writer Jeff Martin in Atlan...More..

How french fries are risky for your health
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

How french fries are risky for your health

Given the near universal prevalence of the potato today, it is curious that there are very few studies to determine any link between the humble spud and mortality. It does not suggest that they can, by themselv...More..

Marcus Smith: I still want to be part of the Eagles
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Marcus Smith: I still want to be part of the Eagles

Despite his unhappiness over the Eagles asking to restructure his deal, Peters says he has no hard feelings towards the organization. Both Jones and Peters are entering their 14th National Football League sea...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate

Sessions is scheduled to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee at 2:30 p.m. ET. Sessions told the senators he has confidence in Mueller but said he had "no idea" if Trump did because he had not s...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

South Korea leader proposes Asian nations co-host 2030 World Cup

President Moon Jae-in said on Monday told an envoy from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that "most Koreans" find it hard to accept a deal on the victims of wartime sexual slavery struck by the previous adm...More..

Sessions to Contradict Comey on Remaining Silent About Trump Contacts
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Sessions to Contradict Comey on Remaining Silent About Trump Contacts

An order from the president would not necessarily qualify, he said. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is sworn-in prior to testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 13, 2017 in Washington , DC...More..

Teen dances to the beat after lifesaving heart transplant
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Teen dances to the beat after lifesaving heart transplant

The young boy missed going to school and his friends during this time. About two years ago, his doctors told him his heart was failing and they would have to place him on the transplant list. Within a week ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Puck Dynasty: Penguins in historic company after Cup triumph

Sullivan is the first American-born coach to win the Cup not once, but twice. About 400,000 fans came out to last year's parade , held at 11:30 a.m. on a Wednesday. With Olli Maatta in the box for tripping, ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Colorado officials disciplined for handling of allegations

The biggest punishment comes for chancellor Phil DiStefano, who will serve a 10-day suspension. DiStefano, George and MacIntyre all will receive official reprimands. "Mr. Tumpkin's abuse, and the university's...More..

Attack on TN officials by cow vigilantes: CPI seeks action
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Attack on TN officials by cow vigilantes: CPI seeks action

Police have also lodged a case against 50 people for voluntarily hurting public servant and deterring him from the discharge of duty. District SP Gagandeep Singla said that about seven policemen were also trans...More..

Drones carrying defibrillators could aid heart emergencies
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Drones carrying defibrillators could aid heart emergencies

In all 18 flights, the drone reached the destination more quickly than the ambulance, averaging a reduction in travel time of 16.5 minutes. Using drones to carry AEDs to people who are in cardiac arrest cou...More..