Medicine

Ig Nobel winners expand on their research in free lectures

This year's awards in physics, economics, medicine and even an Ig Nobel Peace Prize , included something described as "a replica of a human head supporting a...


Malayalam actress abduction case: Court extends Dileep's custody till September 28

Meanwhile, the remand period of actor Dileep has been extended till September 28. Suni had referred to a certain "Madam" several times in connection with the ...


After A Decade of Improvement, Global Hunger Increases

The report is the first United Nations global assessment on food security and nutrition to be released following the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainabl...


Cuomo will visit Virgin Islands to assess damage from Irma

Mapp also has a NY connection. In the immediate aftermath of the storm, Governor Cuomo deployed 130 Airmen from the New York Air National Guard's106th Rescue Wi...


Farmington teacher accused of mistreating student on leave

Brian Chaney said , his 11-year-old son was forced to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance by a teacher consultant at East Middle School last week. He said...


Pep Guardiola pleased with Manchester City goalfest

But he impressed as he was given a second City start in Wednesday's emphatic 4-0 win at Feyenoord in the Champions League. Sergio Aguero scored a hat trick ...


Interstate 75 to remain open in North Florida as flooding recedes

US 41 and USA 27 were closed late Wednesday afternoon near the Santa Fe River, also due to heavy flooding, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. "The rive...


Perception of Rohingya as persecuted is 'superficial', says Masing

Critics have called for her to be stripped of her Nobel Peace Prize for failing to do more to halt the strife. The U.N. Security Council condemned the ...


Australia Add Batsman To ODI Squad

Right-handed batsman Peter Handscomb has been roped in the Australia ODI squad as a cover for injured opener Aaron Finch , Cricket Australia (CA) announc...


Have directed CBI probe into Ryan student murder, says Haryana chief minister

Despite that and in view of the demand, this case is being handed over to the CBI for a probe. Haryana government has entrusted the case of the murder of 7 ...


Security stepped up in Panchkula ahead of Gurmeet Ram Rahim trial

He will be presented before a court in Panchkula on Friday, Haryana Director General of Police (DGP) BS Sandhu said on Thursday night. Dilawar was arrested fr...


Crocodile kills 24-year-old Financial journalist in Sri Lanka

The army was down inside the river, and many people are checking the shores through their boats because the crocodile never eats anything in the water and tak...


'Sopranos' actor Frank Vincent, dead at 80, leaves behind strong legacy

Vincent's family issued a statement Thursday, obtained by CNN through his publicist Morgan Pesante. "He was a natural who was at ease in front of the camera ...


Freed Indian Salesian priest meets Pope Francis

Foreign Minister Swaraj only said that Father Uzhunnalil is now in the Vatican. The Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, divulged that Father Uzhunnalil ki...


Selena Gomez reveals kidney transplant due to Lupus

It was what I needed to do for my overall health . Gomez shared several photos of her transplant scars and thanked her family and team of medical staff w...


Lost Interest in Sex? This Could Help

Both men and women can experience a drop in sex drive, but women experienced it at a higher rate . Those who had difficulties in the bedroom, and those who wer...


Week Two New England Patriots Keys to Victory

We've got our work cut out for us. So, while the Patriots' defense faces a potential challenge, Brady and Co. head toward what should be an opportunity. "It's...


Tillerson urges more pressure on North Korea

But the United Nations has agreed to weaker measures against the North - although the U.N.is banning ban textile exports, an important source of its revenue for...


Martin Shkreli Jailed Over Facebook Post Targeting Hillary Clinton

A federal judge revoked the $5 million bond for self-described " Pharma Bro " Martin Shkreli on Wednesday because of Facebook posts by the former drug compa...


United Kingdom terror-related arrests rise to record 379

A total of 379 people were held on suspicion of terror-related crimes in the year to June - more than one every day. The numbers includes a series of arrests ...