PM launches Tuberculosis Free India Campaign

Speaking at inaugural "Delhi End TB Summit" on Tuesday, the PM called for coordination between the Centre and the states to achieve the goal. While addressing the summit PM said, "I would like to announce that we have set the aim to eradicate TB fr... More..

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Hospitals braced for another busy day as overcrowding reaches new high
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Hospitals braced for another busy day as overcrowding reaches new high

The INMO has renewed its call for a two-week period in March to be declared, and treated as, an emergency period in the public health service. Deputy Kelly said.'I am extremely concerned, and quite frankly al...More..

CDC: Missing employee Timothy Cunningham was not passed over for a promotion
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

CDC: Missing employee Timothy Cunningham was not passed over for a promotion

Anne Schuchat said in a statement released Monday . Dr. Schuchat added Dr. Cunningham was promoted to commander effective July 1, 2017. According to Atlanta Police, CDC employees told APD investigators Cunni...More..

2 killed, 3 injured after vehicle hits traffic signal pole
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

2 killed, 3 injured after vehicle hits traffic signal pole

Alcohol bottles were found in the dilapidated auto. The police said 19-year-old Diksha Dadu was driving under the influence of alcohol when she rammed into a traffic pole. The vehicle was being driven by one ...More..

Ava DuVernay rules herself out of helming a Star Wars movie
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Ava DuVernay rules herself out of helming a Star Wars movie

The next book in the series, A Wind in the Door , follows Meg, Calvin and their principal, Mr. Jenkins (Andre Holland in the film) as they journey to save Charles Wallace from the malevolent force Echthroi. Ov...More..

Apple Polishes New Series Deal for Bouchard
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Apple Polishes New Series Deal for Bouchard

The series comes from the creator/executive producer of the Emmy-winning Fox/20th TV animated comedy series Bob's Burgers Loren Bouchard , who co-wrote it with the Bob's Burgers' executive producer Nora Sm...More..

Jake Arreita Headed To Philadelphia
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Jake Arreita Headed To Philadelphia

Regardless of when the Phillies signed a starter or who it was, there will be winners and losers that emerge from the situation. He turned 32 years old last week. However, a lot of the young talent in the org...More..

No. 1 men's basketball beats North Carolina to win ACC Tournament Championship
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

No. 1 men's basketball beats North Carolina to win ACC Tournament Championship

The tournament begins Tuesday with opening-round games featuring a matchup of bubble teams UCLA and St. Bonaventure, then kicks into full swing Thursday and Friday at eight sites around the country. Blake Dodge...More..

Trump hails GOP candidate in special PA election
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Trump hails GOP candidate in special PA election

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has struck down the map, and Lamb is likely to run next fall against Rep. Keith Rothfus (R-PA) in a much less conservative district than the gerrymandered one he's now trying to w...More..

Sanofi and Regeneron to expand USA access to Praluent
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Sanofi and Regeneron to expand USA access to Praluent

Sanofi SA and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc announced that the ODYSSEY OUTCOMES trial met its primary endpoint, showing Praluent (alirocumab) Injection significantly reduced the risk of major adverse cardiova...More..

Human Empathy Linked with Genetic Variation
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Human Empathy Linked with Genetic Variation

To do so, they combed through data on almost 47,000 people who had used 23andMe, an at-home DNA testing kit, for links between how well they performed on an empathy test and genetic variatons. Baron-Cohen comme...More..

Ohio hospital apologizes after thousands of eggs, embryos possibly damaged
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Ohio hospital apologizes after thousands of eggs, embryos possibly damaged

The incident happened between Saturday and Sunday when there was no staff at the clinic. Women freeze eggs in order to postpone pregnancy until a later date or to have a supply for in vitro fertilization attemp...More..

Richard Sherman reveals 'vengeful' 49ers signing
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Richard Sherman reveals 'vengeful' 49ers signing

People are out there burning my jersey . Paraag Marathe, executive vice president of football operations for the 49ers , said Sherman was prepared to leave with the best possible offer. 2 cornerback position...More..

Gov. Rick Scott signs bill to expand Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Gov. Rick Scott signs bill to expand Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program

In this March 7, 2012 file photo, Illinois gun owners and supporters file out National Rifle Association applications while participating in an Illinois Gun Owners Lobby Day convention before marching to the Il...More..

Why woman gouged out her own eyes
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Why woman gouged out her own eyes

The journey will no doubt require many things to allow her to live a full life. She said she felt that the encounter was her sign. She revealed: "I thought everyone who had died was stuck in their graves, tha...More..

Pakistan to host Twenty20 series against West Indies in Karachi
by | Monday, March 12, 2018

Pakistan to host Twenty20 series against West Indies in Karachi

In another huge success for the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) the West Indies team is set to tour the country for a three-match T20I series. Sethi had last year announced a five-year plan that involved the...More..

Second phase of Pulse Polio campaign from tomorrow
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Second phase of Pulse Polio campaign from tomorrow

In the first phase on January 28, polio drops were administered to 19,68,183 children across the state. The function was attended by the program officers, medical officers and staffs under CMO and Medical Super...More..

What is Disease X?
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

What is Disease X?

Scientists warn that an unknown " Disease X " poses a major health risk and could cause a "serious worldwide epidemic" in the future. Despite not being identified as a specific disease, the pathogen has been ...More..

by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

TL;DR: South Africa in lead after hard-fought day

He hit 20 fours and a six in a 146-ball innings. South Africa is ahead but its position is not as strong as it was hoping for after a strong start. Medium-pacer Marsh trapped South African captain Faf du Pl...More..

Lung Disease Killing Dentists in Mysterious Cluster, CDC Report Says
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Lung Disease Killing Dentists in Mysterious Cluster, CDC Report Says

Of the nine patients in the cluster, seven died over the reported period of 16 years from September 1996 to June 2017. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has identified a cluster of deadly ...More..