Medicine

Why Capitec Bank Is in the Hot Seat

This follows after Viceroy‚ a US-based fund manager that identified failings in the financial management of the Steinhoff group‚ accused Capitec of‚ effectively...


Pacemaker in the brain 'can slow the decline of Alzheimer's'

LaVonne Moore, 85, can now cook a meal, organise an outing and choose her clothes. "Given that we haven't had any new treatments for dementia in over a decade...


Big B sends handwritten note to Ranveer Singh

The film, which also stars Deepika Padukone , Shahid Kapoor, Aditi Rao Hydari and Jim Sarbh, since its release on January 25, had minted Rs 114 crore till Ja...


Gasconade County hit hard by flu; almost 300 cases, 5 deaths reported

Influenza is widespread in New York State and Erie County, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) and the New York State Department...


Couple contracts ugly parasite after stroll on beach

Hookworm infection is an infection that can cause itchy rashes, respiratory and gastrointestinal problems. However, because humans aren't the normal hosts fo...


'The Bachelor' 2018: Arie's Top 10 Contestants Revealed!

Everyone is on edge as three more women are sent home in tears. That sure wiped the smile off Krystal's face. "I don't think Arie is the person for yo...


Nokia 3310 4G casually goes official in China, commercially launching next month

Available in Fresh Blue and Deep Black colour variants, the specifications of the device too remain the same. The Nokia 3310 4G carries support for single m...


United States sees most active flu season since 2009 'swine' pandemic

The County reports, as of friday, for the 2017-2018 flu season , 148 confirmed cases of flu and 939 likley cases of flu. And, contrary to popular belief, there...


IDF Creates Special Project for International Holocaust Remembrance Day

It also places fines on certain mentions of Polish complicity in the Holocaust . "Israel's opposition to the wording of the bill was conveyed to him", the Fo...


'Experienced pilot' flies plane under overpass, lands plane on California highway

Several lanes were shut while officials investigated the circumstances of the landing. The 25-year-old said he has at least seven years of experience under his ...


Deputies monitoring 'firestorm' reaction against Pico Rivera teacher who disparaged military

They're dumb s - - - s. They're not academic people. Salcido, of Pico Rivera, was heard calling veterans and soldiers the "lowest of our low" and claiming...


Australian Open: Federer defeats Cilic, claims 20th Grand Slam

The semis was cut short. On demand of a tweeter who referred to Roddick's last year's tweet, the latter made another tweet right before the Australian Open ...


Maharashtra: Bus falls into Panchganga river in Kolhapur; 13 dead

The driver, who was under the influence of alcohol, failed to stop at the railing of Shivaji bridge and the bus plunged into the river. The driver had lost co...


Man hurls shoe at actress Tamanna Bhatia in Hyderabad

But they couldn't identity who had done it. But security guards found the man, who hurled the shoe and arrested him. The whole incident was caught on camera and...


Beyoncé and Blue Ivy arrive at the Grammys to join Jay-Z

But halfway through the awards ceremony, Beyoncé and daughter Blue Ivy , 6, blessed us with their presence, sitting in the audience alongside Jay-Z, who for ...


First cloned monkeys born in China

Cloning primates have proved much harder than other animals, including dogs, cats, pigs, horses, rats and mice since scientists successfully produced Dolly the ...


UN Condemns Massive Vehicle Bomb Attack in Kabul

Meanwhile, condemning the attack, US President Donald Trump said that he will not allow the Taliban to win. The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the ...


Indian Premier League 2018 Player Auction Day 2

Indian cricketer S Badrinath said, "Joe Roots is not IPL material but Chris Gayle and Hashim Amla not being unsold was a big surprise". When told about Sunr...


Parents initiating teens to drinking a bad idea

Parental supply of alcohol to adolescents is associated with increased odds of alcohol-related harms, and there is no evidence to support the view that parental...


Afghanistan assault: Save the Youngsters suspends programmes

Medecins Sans Frontieres, also known as Doctors Without Borders, suspended its activities in northern Afghanistan's Kunduz province after a North Atlantic Tre...