Health Care

Four-year-old girl dies of malaria in northern Italy

Four-year-old girl dies of malaria in northern Italy The victim had been living in the northeast Trentino region, an area free of the disease, and she had not traveled overseas to areas where malaria is endemic. However, disease-carrying mosquitoes can be arrive by plane in people's suitcases, Gradoni said. Malaria is caused by a parasite that leads to flu-like symptoms. [Full Article...]

Liechtenstein 0-8 Spain — World Cup Qualifiers

Liechtenstein 0-8 Spain — World Cup Qualifiers After losing to Burnley in the first game of the season, Chelsea have rebounded with wins against Tottenham and Everton . "My booking and suspension?" Ukraine slip to fourth as a result, but they are only two points behind the top two. [Full Article...]

Florida sheriff threatens arrests for fugitives who go to Hurricane Irma shelters

Florida sheriff threatens arrests for fugitives who go to Hurricane Irma shelters As Hurricane Irma continued to churn toward Florida, a sheriff known for his outspoken comments created a storm on social media Wednesday. If you go to a shelter for #Irma and you have a warrant, we'll gladly escort you to the safe and secure shelter called the Polk County Jail. [Full Article...]

Trump says military action against North Korea is not first choice

Trump says military action against North Korea is not first choice But it said the agreement itself was central to the U.S. In addition to its proximity to North Korea and the Asian mainland, Australia has a vested interest in containing Chinese influence in the region, as Beijing has claimed a majority of the waters of the South China Sea - a $3 trillion trade route - as its own. [Full Article...]

Cow vigilantism: SC talks tough, asks states to curb violence

Cow vigilantism: SC talks tough, asks states to curb violence Wednesday saw the Supreme Court giving out the order to all the States and Union Territories in India to appoint district wise police officers who would take immediate action against cow vigilante groups, attempting to spread violence. "They can not wash their hands off the national issue and say that it is a law and order problem", she said. The top court had in July asked both Centre and the s... [Full Article...]

First Eastern Equine Encephalitis case of 2017

First Eastern Equine Encephalitis case of 2017 Grant County has two mosquito control districts. The county treated areas of Manorville on Wednesday. The San Bernardino County was an elderly man from the west, reported to have already had many serious health issues prior to contracting the disease. [Full Article...]

Syrian government behind sarin gas attack in April: UN probe

Syrian government behind sarin gas attack in April: UN probe The nerve agent attack in Syria on April 4 that killed more than 80 people in the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun was carried out by the Syrian air force, a team of United Nations rights investigators has concluded. President Bashar al-Assad's government has repeatedly denied using chemical weapons. Russia's Defense Ministry said the toxic agents were released when a Syrian airstrike hit a r... [Full Article...]

Watch World Cup 2018 qualifiers live on TV, Online

Watch World Cup 2018 qualifiers live on TV, Online The draw yesterday in Barranquilla , Colombia , ended a nine-game winning streak for Brazil coach Tite, who had been ideal in qualifying matches since he took over a year ago. Although Brazil beat Ecuador in their last match, Tite is set to make some changes in their playing XI. While there is not much on the line for the visitors they will want to continue their excellent run, building ... [Full Article...]

Pakistan to tour England for Test series next year

Pakistan to tour England for Test series next year Earlier this summer, Coetzer's side claimed their first big-name scalp in a 50-over contest when they beat Sri Lanka and followed that up with an ODI victory against Zimbabwe. England will begin its home stretch with a two-Test series against Pakistan. "A five-Test series against India is at the heart of next summer's global programme", said European Central Bank chief executive officer Tom Harr... [Full Article...]

Fresh, bold and controversial: Nicola Sturgeon's radical Programme for Government

Fresh, bold and controversial: Nicola Sturgeon's radical Programme for Government Unveiling her programme for government in the coming year, the First Minister told MSPs that the concept of the state making regular payments to all Scots "is an idea that merits deeper consideration". Miss Sturgeon confirmed plans to scrap the 1 per cent pay cap for public-sector workers - piling pressure on Theresa May to do the same south of border. [Full Article...]

Researchers treated brain tumors with Zika and obtained positive results

Researchers treated brain tumors with Zika and obtained positive results Michael S. Diamond, told International Business Times. The researchers suggest that their studies represent a starting point for the development of safe oncolytic Zika virus strains that could be exploited as part of a two-pronged anticancer treatment approach that combines cytotoxic drugs to kill differentiated tumor cells, with Zika virus therapy to target and destroy the proliferating, ... [Full Article...]

Saina Nehwal Reunites With Pullela Gopichand, Says Happy To Be Back Home

Saina Nehwal Reunites With Pullela Gopichand, Says Happy To Be Back Home Srikanth reached the eighth place in men's singles after his quarterfinal finish at the World Championship . Saina , who started talking to the coach during the World Championships in Glasgow a week back, shared the news on Twitter. Also, it is nothing wrong to say that Badminton, as a sport was popularized in the country due to the duo. Saina had left Gopichand in 2014 in less-than-happy ci... [Full Article...]

Organ donors should let family know of intentions, says NHS

Organ donors should let family know of intentions, says NHS Despite 121 Bradford people getting transplant help in the past 12 months, hundreds of transplants are being missed around the country every year because families are not aware of their relative's wishes, according to NHS Blood and Transplant . [Full Article...]

What is Labor Day?

What is Labor Day? There's a more serious meaning behind Labor Day as it was first celebrated in 1882 amid a period of great unrest and protests from workers' unions over conditions facing employees. According to a national Gallup poll, almost 80 percent of Americans agree: no worker should be forced to pay union fees as a condition of employment. [Full Article...]

Rohingya refugees arrive in Bangladesh

Rohingya refugees arrive in Bangladesh The newest estimate, based on calculations by United Nations workers in the Bangladeshi border district of Cox's Bazar, takes to almost 150,000 the total number of Rohingya who have sought refuge in Bangladesh since October. In a video message released by al Qaeda's al-Malahem media foundation, Khaled Batarfi called on Muslims in Bangladesh, India, Indonesia and Malaysia to support their Rohingy... [Full Article...]

First Day Of School Uncertain For HISD

First Day Of School Uncertain For HISD The waiver will go into effect immediately when schools in the district reopen after the storms. The HISD school year had been scheduled to start last Monday, right when Houston was in the most desperate flooding and evacuation conditions. [Full Article...]

Congressional Democrats recall GOP resistance to Sandy aid

Congressional Democrats recall GOP resistance to Sandy aid Conservatives in the Republican Party aren't expected to object to the package, even if it advances on an "emergency" basis without cuts in the budget. So I think that President Trump has done an extraordinary job so far. Storms in the future could drive the price tag of a supplemental spending package higher, aides said . [Full Article...]

Zambia vs Algeria CAF WC Qualifiers

Zambia vs Algeria CAF WC Qualifiers Algeria headed into the World Cup qualifying campaign as one of Africa's top sides, but their hopes of reaching the global showpiece were dented by a testing draw, Nigeria's renaissance and a sluggish start to the campaign. Gabon were without their talismanic forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang who was not available for this fixture. Morocco trounced nine-man Mali 6-0 in Rabat after a match that ... [Full Article...]

North Korea says 'crafty' Japan views tension as 'good opportunity'

The Prime Minister refused to rule out future British military action against North Korea or cyber warfare after being quizzed by reporters four times on the issue. The launch sparked angry reactions from Japan and the United States, as well as calls for restraint by other countries. "In response to this illegal action, Japan and the United Kingdom agree to work together to counter this threat, ... [Full Article...]

Sri Lanka opt to bat in final ODI against India

Sri Lanka opt to bat in final ODI against India All he managed was a faint nick to MS Dhoni . In the last four games, Sri Lanka have put up scores of 216, 236 for 8, 219 for 9 and 207. Dhoni, being on the wrong side of 30s, had to face quite a bit of flak after his form took a dip with pundits even asking if it was time for him to call it a day. [Full Article...]


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