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India's top court bars ministers, bureaucrats from BCCI

Former BCCI presidents Sharad Pawar and N Srinivasan may also have to give up on their ambitions of heading the world's richest cricket body again as both of them have surpassed the age cap of 70 years. The drafting of a CAG nominee would ensur...

Niantic Teases 'Sponsored' Pokemon Go Locations

Pokemon GO Plus is going to cost £34.99 only, and will work with all the iOS and Android phones supported by the Bluetooth device. Nonetheless "we do not have any announced plans" doesn't mean the game will not be made available at all, it could...

EU governments approve EU-U.S. data transfer pact

Government for their work to develop the Privacy Shield". Once it becomes official, the shield replaces the safe harbor agreement that a European Union court invalidated last October over concerns about the U.S. Having approved the final version of...

Paris Jackson Is Unaware Of Mother Debbie Rowe's Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Michael Jackson's ex Debbie Rowe is reportedly battling breast cancer - and her daughter Paris doesn't know. The tragic news comes after Rowe had a cancer scare two years ago, although the illness turned out to be sarcoidosis - a non life-threateni...

State Health Reports 324 Cases of Zika in NY

Lawmakers broadly support the basic parts of the GOP's bill, which would equip federal health agencies with more money to study, diagnose and amplify public outreach about the mosquito-borne disease. The other vaccine, using a strain isolated in Puer...

Know your status for free on National HIV Testing Day

A little closer to home, there are over 27,000 people living with HIV/AIDS in Houston and Harris County. The three-year effort to make every local resident aware of his or her HIV status will wrap up at the end of December. Currently, the CDC recom...

Beaver Creek fire near Walden continues to grow…

He says the eastern edge of the fire has crossed over the Cedar Creek drainage, but the southern perimeter is still about 2 ½ miles north of the Cedar Creek community of about 300 residents. Crews expect the fire to remain active throughout Wednesday...

US spurns AstraZeneca's nasal spray flu vaccine as ineffective

This recommendation is based on CDC vaccine effectiveness data from 2013 through 2016 that indicated FluMist Quadrivalent didn't demonstrate statistically significant effectiveness in children 2 to 17 years old, vaccine manufacturer AstraZenec...

NIH begins large study of pregnant women in Zika-hit areas

With the case in Johnson County announced Saturday, Kansas has now counted four people who have contracted Zika, said Cassie Sparks, spokeswoman for the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. "We don't have evidence that it can pass through...

Trudeau marks Aboriginal Day in father's buckskin

It is a "foundational framework for reconciliation and for securing the rights of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis people in Canada", the Anglican Church of Canada said. "Education and awareness leads to understanding and action". The visit, Johnsto...

Raising CPP premiums 'devastating' for small business, CFIB says

Today has seen a national agreement in principle to enhance the CPP that meets our commitment to hard-working Ontarians. Quebec is the other as the country's finance ministers plan to make changes starting in 2019. For example, someone making $90,0...

U.S. Mounts Daring Rescue Mission At The South Pole

Two twin otter aircraft arrived at Rothera, a station on the Antarctic Peninsula, on Monday but extreme weather conditions stopped them from flying the 2414 kilometres to the South Pole. WASHINGTON-A daring South Pole medical rescue is under way. T...

Allina nurses strike at Minneapolis area hospitals

But as per the nurses, it means they will be subjective to higher deductibles and increased expenses. When she signed off Sunday morning, she was supposed to brief a replacement nurse - face to face - about every patient under her care. Allina estima...

Experimental Zika Vaccine To Begin Human Testing

The phase I trial will evaluate the safety and efficacy of the vaccine in 40 healthy subjects. The company is also collaborating with Inovio on DNA-based vaccines for Ebola and for MERS. The reduced dose, which would provide immunity for at least 12 ...

State Of Financial Calamity Declared By Rio's Acting Governor

Royalties from oil the state's main revenue-earner are projected to collapse from $3.5 billion in 2014 to in 2014 to just $1 billion this year. In a decree, Gov. "We knew since previous year that the financial state of Rio state was critical". Em...

Zika related birth defects in US: CDC begins reporting

Jamieson is the CDC's pregnancy and birth defects task force co-lead. "We can't provide a lot of information about where these women are in their pregnancy". The other was born in Hawaii to a woman who had lived in Brazil. The researchers don't kno...

Pittsburg County resident tests positive for West Nile virus

Wear mosquito repellent when you go outside. Health officials recommend using insect repellent to stave off mosquitoes and wearing protective clothing during dawn and dusk, when the insects are most active. West Nile virus (WNV) is a mosquito-borne...

CDC: 3 babies born in US with birth defects caused by Zika

It's possible that the babies who have been born and appear not to have any defects may still develop problems, she said. As of June 9, 234 pregnant women were reported to have lab evidence of Zika infections. Microcephaly is a severe birth defec...

FDA Approves New Weight-Loss Device

In a clinical trial, 111 patients were treated with AspireAssist and lifestyle therapy, and 60 control patients received only the lifestyle therapy. Side effects of device use include indigestion, nausea, vomiting, constipation, and diarrhea. The d...

FDA Warns Whole Foods of 'Serious Violations' After Inspections

While the company responded to the FDA's initial "inspection observations" back in March, the FDA said it deemed Whole Foods' response unacceptable. Whole Foods is most likely losing its business to stores such as Trader Joe's and even Walmart, ...

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Health Officials Say It's Not Too Late For Flu Shots

New Castle County has seen the highest number of confirmed cases with 24 people, while there have been 12 cases in Kent County and 10 cases in Sussex County. Saul said he's seen on...

This could be a bad flu season

However, doctors insist we can not underestimate the importance of "herd immunity", and that the shot may be more effective as lessening illness in those who do get sick. "We're...

GOP Congressman Resigns After Asking Two Female Staffers To Have His Baby

Franks said in his statement that had never "physically intimidated, coerced, or had, or attempted to have, any sexual contact with any member of my congressional staff". Andrea La...

Delhi tops crime chart among metro cities

Additionally, there were 7,956 cases of kidnapping in the state previous year , behind only Delhi. Uttar Pradesh accounted for 9.5 percent of total Indian Penal Code (IPC) crim...

Mom's boyfriend arrested in missing Jacksonville toddler case

Authorities have been scanning the area and searching for Woods since her disappearance. An arrest has been made in connection with the disappearance of 3-year-old Mariah Woods. ...

Trump Feuds With Democrats Ahead of a Possible Government Shutdown

The effect is they can't negotiate with Trump until he rescinds the tweet attacking them. That is the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals that President Trump has called for ref...

Non-smokers get extra vacation time at this company

The plan has only been in place since September but company officials said more than 30 of the company's 120 employees have taken additional days off under the plan. Sompo Japan ...

Care Quality Commission review finds that child mental health services are fragmented

The head of Public Health England , Duncan Selbie, said: 'This compelling review adds to the evidence demonstrating how important it is for employers to notice mental health ...

Pot Smokers Have More Sex, Study Finds

But a new study claimed that not only does the average person who smokes marijuana regularly have a healthy amount of sex, they actually may have more sex than the average pers...

Saaho First Look Poster - Prabhas Saaho Movie 1st Look Released

The first look of Saaho was released on the occasion of Prabhas' 38th birthday and the poster is already taking the internet by a storm. To the genre of the film, team Saaho ...

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Korean lawmaker says North Korea hacked war plans

Korean lawmaker says North Korea hacked war plans

The two B-1B bombers were accompanied by two F-15K fighters from the South Korean military after leaving their base in Guam, the South's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a news releas...

'Perfect Imperfections' empowers survivors of breast cancer

'Perfect Imperfections' empowers survivors of breast cancer

Hearts broke across the country when Julia Louis-Dreyfus revealed that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer just last week. An estimated 252,710 new cases of invasive brea...

President Trump expels 15 Cuban diplomats following mysterious 'sonic attacks'

President Trump expels 15 Cuban diplomats following mysterious 'sonic attacks'

The United States expelled 15 of Cuba's diplomats Tuesday to protest its failure to protect Americans from unexplained attacks in Havana, plunging diplomatic ties between the cou...

Utah's Brigham Young University to Sell Caffeinated Drinks

Utah's Brigham Young University to Sell Caffeinated Drinks

Highly-caffeinated energy drinks will not be sold on the Provo campus, which is located about 40 miles southeast of Salt Lake City, he added. The Utah-based Mormon religion direc...

TS Katia becomes 3rd named storm now in Atlantic

TS Katia becomes 3rd named storm now in Atlantic

It has maximum sustained winds of 40 mph (65 kph) and is about 1505 miles (2420 kilometers) east of the Lesser Antilles. NOAA said Hurricane Jose is expected to decrease slig...