Medical

Malayalam actor Kollam Ajith passes away at 56

Reports say that Ajith's body has already been taken to Kollam, where his last rites will take place at 6 pm. He also acted in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi films ...


Body Of Missing CDC Researcher Found, Police Confirm

His family said he called out sick from work and was not seen or heard from since that day. During an April 5 press conference, Atlanta police could not expla...


Eating pasta could help you lose weight, study suggests

Researchers said more studies are need to figure out whether pasta can be included in other popular meal plans such as the Mediterranean diet . Anyone who ...


Antibiotic resistant "nightmare bacteria" a growing threat in the US, CDC warns

Twenty-three thousand people die each year from antibiotic-resistant infections. This was more than I was expecting. The report focused on the new and highl...


Attack of the zombie raccoons

So, the best idea would be to vaccinate your pets if you live in the area affected by the zombie raccoons. "I looked over there and got distracted because I s...


California: A 'Sanctuary' for Criminals

Huntington Beach council members believe state lawmakers are overstepping their authority. Jerry Brown that took effect January 1. SB54 essentially restricts ...


Sensex gains 400 points, Nifty tests 10250-level on strong global cues

The 30-share Sensex ended 351.56 points or 1.05 per cent down at 33,019.07, its biggest fall since March 23, when it had lost 409.73 points. On Wednesday ma...


Suspected drink driver arrested after crashing into Riseholme roundabout

Police noted the strong smell of an alcoholic beverage coming from Meyers' person. A Norfolkan apparently tested more than three times the legal limit when he...


India to have normal monsoon, no chances of drought: Skymet

Monsoon is considered "normal" if the average rainfall is between 96 and 104 per cent of LPA. Monsoon rains this year are very less likely to be unaffected by...


Japanese Macaques Bathe in Hot Springs to Reduce Cold-Climate Stress

Often this water is too hot for the monkeys to bathe in, so many of them are found in the Jigokudani Yaen-koen National Park, where the spring has been cooled...


Salman Khan in Jodhpur to Face The Verdict

From left, Sonali Bendre , Saif Ali Khan and Tabu . They have been charged under the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972. The final arguments in the case were c...


Root and Bayliss back England to improve after winter of discontent

Opinion - The Black Caps' summer of cricket ended with a memorable escape act yesterday, capping off a season of great highs and forgettable lows, writes Jami...


Studies link legal marijuana with fewer opioid prescriptions

There is so much excitement about the fact that California, Nevada, Maine, and MA all legalized recreational marijuana . "I see a lot of movement, a lot of i...


After 86 with Salmonella, FDA Cracks Down on Kratom

Also on Tuesday, the FDA said Houston-based NutriZone had recalled four kratom products because they had the potential to be contaminated: Pain Out Maeng Da...


Former Southaven alderman to plead guilty to child porn charge

Pannell was being held Tuesday at the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in lieu of a $250,000 bond. At the time he pleaded guilty, McCormack said the incid...


Marine helicopter crashes in California and kills 4

It's a CH-53E Super Stallion. The Naval Air Facility in El Centro sent its condolences to those impacted by the tragedy early Wednesday in a Facebook post. ...


Experts urge vaccines ahead of potentially deadly flu season

The death toll in February surpassed the 110 people who died in the 2014-15 season, which had been the state's deadliest since the Health Department began track...


Legalizing marijuana could help with opioid crisis, study says

That means providers need to be ready to answer questions and provide counseling to patients, especially in states where medical marijuana is legal. For conte...


MHRD declares KU among top 50 universities in all-India ranking

Jawaharlal Nehru University has moved one spot from last year to be placed at second position this year in the annual national rankings, released by the HRD...


Tougher rules on ivory sales to save elephants from poachers

Musical instruments made before 1975 with less than 20% ivory. No date has yet been set for the introduction of the legislation. According to the Department...