Bali on high alert after tremors around Mount Agung volcano

Australians travelling to Bali for the weekend or school holidays are urged to stay away from the crater and make contingency plans. Almost 10,000 residents whose homes are on the slopes of Mount Agung have left as experts predict an increased risk... More..

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Buddhist protesters block aid to Muslim Rohingya
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Buddhist protesters block aid to Muslim Rohingya

Simon Henshaw, the top USA diplomat for refugee and migration issues, said the US applauds Suu Kyi's recent call for the Rohingya to return but is urging her to ensure the situation is safe for them to come h...More..

Bengaluru: Kidnapped son of Income Tax officer killed, body found near lake
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Bengaluru: Kidnapped son of Income Tax officer killed, body found near lake

The police have arrested six persons, including the victim's friend Vishal, in connection with the death. The son of an Income Tax officer, who was kidnapped for ransom on September 12, was found dead on th...More..

Young girl dies from flu in Melbourne's east
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Young girl dies from flu in Melbourne's east

Dr Jennings says it's unlikely the virus will spread to New Zealand as we're coming to the end of our flu season. Older people, especially those over 80, have been particularly affected, and care homes have b...More..

Violence and ethnic persecution growing against Rohingya
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Violence and ethnic persecution growing against Rohingya

The Rohingya refugees began fleeing Myanmar from August 25 when Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) rebels attacked police checkposts and killed 12 security personnel, triggering a military crackdown. Howev...More..

Gene Editing of Embryos Gives Insight Into Basic Human Biology
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Gene Editing of Embryos Gives Insight Into Basic Human Biology

Scientists in the United Kingdom have successfully used genome editing on a human embryo, uncovering a gene that may play a key role in fertility. The team injected the molecular machinery needed for CRISPR-C...More..

Sensex, Nifty end flat in cautious trade ahead of Fed's outcome
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Sensex, Nifty end flat in cautious trade ahead of Fed's outcome

According to market observers, investors were cautious ahead of the two-day US Federal Reserve meeting slated for later in the evening (India time). Dr Reddy's Laboratories surged after the company said that ...More..

by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Analysts Predict Shortages For Apple's $1000 iPhone X

Moreover, the 7 even comes in more colors than the 8, but maybe this is something that Apple will fix later. Apple CEO Tim Cook said Tuesday that the almost $1,000 iPhone X is "a value price , actual...More..

by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Devastating Maria's center makes landfall in Puerto Rico

Hurricane Irma , one of the most powerful Atlantic storms on record, killed 38 people in the Caribbean and another 36 in the USA, leaving a trail of widespread destruction on several Caribbean islands and the...More..

First West Nile fatality reported in IL
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

First West Nile fatality reported in IL

The virus is spread through mosquito bites. So far in 2017, there have been 37 human cases of West Nile in the state. However, four out of five people infected with West Nile virus will not show any symptoms. I...More..

Hospital Removes Nurses That Called Newborns 'Mini Satans'
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Hospital Removes Nurses That Called Newborns 'Mini Satans'

The Naval Hospital in Jacksonville has since removed employees from their jobs. A source told the TV station that the video and photos were shared on social media. Thompson has allegedly taken several pictures ...More..

Man to face charges in Agawam educator's 1992 rape, murder
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Man to face charges in Agawam educator's 1992 rape, murder

An arrest has been made in the decades-old murder of a teacher's aid from Agawam. Authorities plan to hold a press conference Monday to announce a significant development in the homicide case of Lisa Ziegert...More..

Interior Chief Urges Shrinking 6 National Monuments
by | Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Interior Chief Urges Shrinking 6 National Monuments

The Wilderness Society, a land conservation and environment group, suggested that if Zinke's overall report recommendations are finalized the matter could end up in court. Zinke's memorandum also discussed ...More..

Eating Badly Is a Leading Cause of Death Worldwide, New Study Shows
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

Eating Badly Is a Leading Cause of Death Worldwide, New Study Shows

From 2006 to 2016, the total number of deaths caused by communicable, maternal, neonatal and nutritional diseases dropped by 24%. India stands at a poor 127th rank among 188 countries in terms of achieving ...More..

Why world hunger has risen for the first time in a decade
by | Sunday, September 17, 2017

Why world hunger has risen for the first time in a decade

Asia has the largest number of hungry people - 520 million - and sub-Saharan Africa has the highest proportion of hungry, affecting 20 per cent of the population. And "these trends are a outcome not only of con...More..

by | Sunday, September 17, 2017

NY Gov. Cuomo surveys damage in US Virgin Islands

The trip comes after U.S. Virgin Islands Governor Kenneth Mapp asked Cuomo to assess the ruins. Governor Andrew Cuomo announces a new wave of funding to combat the opioid crisis across New York State. Gov. An...More..

Teacher assaulted student after not standing during pledge of Allegiance
by | Sunday, September 17, 2017

Teacher assaulted student after not standing during pledge of Allegiance

According to Stone, another teacher yelled at him for sitting during the pledge the next day. "The District fully supports the right of each student to participate or not in the daily Pledge", the superintende...More..

Ram Rahim's Dera spokesperson Dilawar Insaan arrested
by | Saturday, September 16, 2017

Ram Rahim's Dera spokesperson Dilawar Insaan arrested

The cops were arrested in Panchkula where they were called to join the investigation, said Panchkula Deputy Commissioner of Police Manbir Singh. According to reports, Dilawar Singh is the mastermind behind th...More..

Lost Interest in Sex? This Could Help
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Lost Interest in Sex? This Could Help

Women who lived with a partner were also more at risk of having a low sex drive, and were twice as likely to report a lack of interest in sex than their male counterparts. The researchers found interest in sex ...More..

Better to Have Six Meals Than Three If You Are Overweight
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Better to Have Six Meals Than Three If You Are Overweight

They found that for every additional five points a woman increased in the body mass index scale, her husband's risk of developing Type 2 diabetes was 21 percent higher. Proper clinical trials were needed. T...More..

The Daily Show extends Trevor Noah's contract for five years
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

The Daily Show extends Trevor Noah's contract for five years

Noah had the following to say about the new deal... "We realized if the goal was to replace Jon Stewart with just a younger version of Jon Stewart , that would have been a fool's errand", Kent Alterman, p...More..

Father Tom Uzhunnalil reaches Vatican, confirms Sushma Swaraj
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Father Tom Uzhunnalil reaches Vatican, confirms Sushma Swaraj

The Pope lifted Father Tom to his feet and kissed his hands. He ‎was abducted on March ‎‎4, 2016 when four unidentified gunmen attacked a care home in Yemen's ‎southern port city of Aden, ‎killing 16 people...More..

New England Patriots vs. New Orleans Saints Odds, Analysis, NFL Betting Pick
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

New England Patriots vs. New Orleans Saints Odds, Analysis, NFL Betting Pick

Add in Super Bowl hero James White, returning All-Pro Gronkowski and Edelman clone Danny Amendola in the slot, and the Chiefs look flustered. But avoiding a rare losing streak to open the season an nearly u...More..

Martin Shkreli jailed for seeking a hair from Hillary Clinton
by | Friday, September 15, 2017

Martin Shkreli jailed for seeking a hair from Hillary Clinton

The Washington Post reports that Shkreli was immediately taken into custody after the judge's decision. Shkreli awaits his January 16, 2018, sentencing at a federal jail in Brooklyn. "But she's the judge, and ...More..

White House: Trump to visit Florida on Thursday
by | Thursday, September 14, 2017

White House: Trump to visit Florida on Thursday

Parts of the US Virgin Islands also lay in Irma's path, though Trump does not now have plans to stop there. Trump will be joined by First lady Melania Trump , Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen P...More..