Medicine

Nigeria Offers to Meet Militants After Cease-fire Canceled in Oil Region

Accusing the Federal Government of not being serious with the development of the oil region of Niger Delta, the dreaded Avengers, whose activities late 2015 and...


Flipkart tests online grocery service Supermart with soft launch in Bangalore

MediaNama has reached out to Flipkart seeking more statement about its grocery delivery launch and will update the post as soon as we hear back. Currently, it...


ICC calls for an investigation into war crimes in Afghanistan

Approval would open up the possibility of U.S. nationals being held accountable for alleged war crimes . Bensouda's office said her request will be filed publi...


Deshaun Watson may have torn his ACL against the Seahawks

Despite hurting his knee on the fourth quarter play, Watson went on to complete 4 of 5 passes for 144 yards with two touchdowns and also ran the ball once for 8...


PDP Sweeps Enugu State Local Government Elections

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has commended the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) for organizing peaceful Local Gov...


Men could become pregnant and have babies 'tomorrow', claims expert

Speaking at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine's annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas, Dr Paulson explained that there was no anatomical reason wh...


NFL Football Denver Broncos at Philadelphia Eagles Start Time, Betting Odds

The Broncos' defense is good enough to pull off the upset over the Eagles, but not if their offense is giving away the ball. What might help is that numerous ru...


MI runs over Minnesota 33-10

The big play was a 77-yard scamper that gave the Wolverines a 13-7 lead in the first quarter, but he had several other big runs as MI pounded the rock against...


France slams World Rugby

Following Tuesday's announcement by World Rugby that South Africa has been chosen as the preferred candidate to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup, French rugby pr...


Gilead Sciences INC (GILD) Shareholder Gam Holding Ag Upped Stake

The stock declined 0.70% or $0.52 reaching $73.29 on the news. The stock had a trading volume of 7,599,496 shares, compared to its average volume of 8,814,002. ...


Somalia: US conducts airstrike against IS

A USA official says the strikes were carried out in northeastern Somalia, with the first around midnight local time and the second later in the morning. Photo P...


British woman faces drug trafficking charges

After being detained at Hurhada airport on October 9, Ms Plummer signed her name beneath a 38-page statement in Arabic, believing that she would then be able to...


The pick: Why Washington State will beat Stanford

Costello has thrown 67 passes for 43 completions and 492 yards this season, he has a quarterback rating of 145.6 to Chryst's 123.1 and has yet to throw an inter...


Donald Trump's Desperate PR Strategy: Recycle Tired Clinton Scandals

But you know, the saddest thing is, because I am the President of the United States, I am not supposed to be involved with the Justice Department. What do you w...


Supreme Court Rules Out 'Technical Education Through Correspondence Course'

The SC on Friday restrained the deemed universities imparting BE/B.Tech through distance education from the academic year 2018-19 and suspended the degrees of t...


One dies in Nebraska due to Flu

They say it's early for a flu related death. "The death that we had under scores the seriousness of influenza and the potential for a very serious heath impac...


Peru striker misses Kiwi qualifiers after "abnormal" dope test

Reports had been swirling that Guerrero, who plays his club soccer with Brazilian side Flamengo, tested positive for a banned substance after Peru's 0-0 draw in...


Global Refugee number rises to 66 million

Of these, 17.2 million refugees are under the responsibility of UNHCR, a 70% increase compared to eight years ago. Besides, Grandi said it was vital to sustai...


Cruise Passenger Gets Seven Years for Smuggling Cocaine

Australian border authorities found millions of dollars worth of cocaine in Lagace's suitcase past year. According to the New York Daily News , Lagace an...


Males with bent genitals possess higher risk of cancer, says new study

According to researchers from the University of Istanbul, Peyronie's is believed to affect between 3.7 percent and 7.1 percent of men, "but the actual prevalenc...