Medical

Hope for thousands as stem cell treatment restores eyesight

The treatment also helps wipe out the immune system of the patient with the help of cancer drugs and then resets it with the stem cell transplant , accor...


Autonomy for Jadavpur University, 24 others

It was learnt that the Delhi University was unable to apply for this scheme as their NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council) grading was incomplete...


Global Flexible Protective Packaging Market Growth To Be Driven By E-Commerce

The second part gives a competitive analysis of Plastic Film Blister Packaging market and key market players operating in a market . To understand the mo...


Alzheimer's costs Americans $277 billion a year - and rising

The report shows the number of cases are still on the climb . New Mexico, however, will see a 35.9% increase, which means a projected 53,000 New Mexicans livin...


United suspends pet cargo flights

The company expects to include its internal review by May 1. Last week a German shepherd named Irgo was accidentally sent to Japan , and another United f...


NCAA Tournament Predictions: Will Villanova still win the East Region?

I do not like the fact that I like March Madness . The Sweet 16 starts Thursday night. "But we're gonna have to bust her bracket on this one". Seventy perc...


Zimbabweans return Sh59.8 billion illegally stashed overseas

The elections will be the first major test of the new leader, who took power in November after a de facto military coup forced the 94-year-old Robert Mugabe t...


Nigeria was warned before Boko Haram abduction, Amnesty says

The insurgents invaded the Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC), Dapchi, in Yobe State on February 19, and abducted the students. "Why were insu...


Lenovo S5, K5, K5 Play with Dual Rear Cameras Launched

The Lenovo S5 has been in the rumour mills for quite some time, and today, the device was finally made official by the company. The Lenovo K5, which comes...


L'Oreal acquires ModiFace augmented reality app creator

Terms were not disclosed. As opposed to AR efforts like the Ikea app, which allows users to place digital renditions of real-world furniture about their homes...


Hyderabad, Rajkot host Windies Tests, Delhi get Australia ODI

The day-night Test is subject to approval from the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA). Replying to an email from the BCCI acting secret...


More evidence essential oils 'make male breasts develop'

Tyler Ramsey, a post-baccalaureate research fellow at NIEHS. Professor Ieuan Hughes, a child hormone specialist at the University of Cambridge, said: "The sci...


Nicolas Sarkozy held for police questioning over campaign financing case

Sarkozy has repeatedly denied all allegations of any illicit funding by Libya, dismissing the claims as " grotesque ". The document, first revealed by investi...


Wake County teens prepare for national rally against gun violence

In coordination with with dozens of other marches on that day, March For Our Lives: Montpelier will also hold an event at the Vermont State House. "I've tal...


Meritage Portfolio Management Buys Shares of 95293 Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY)

The stock decreased 1.14% or $0.77 during the last trading session, reaching $66.68. (BBY) closed the Tuesday at final price of $71.52 after traded 3611157 shar...


Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

He notes that inflammation is the driver in less than 5 percent of colorectal cancers. It's recommended that people with normal risk begin screening at age 50, ...


Proteas name Rabada in Test squad

If he's good to go for the third Test it would be awesome for us and for the game". "I know it's not what the team requires, our team requires me to try bat o...


Male Birth Control Pill Shown to Be Safe in Early Trials

All participants passed safety tests including liver and kidney health checks. The quest to develop a male contraceptive pill has been long and fraught....


Arvind Kejriwal meets Punjab AAP MLAs, averts split

The MLA's are upset with the party following Arvind Kejriwal's apology to former Punjab Chief Minister Bikram Majithia. "The meeting ended on a positi...


Jose Mourinho Backs Academy Graduate to Shine Despite 'Bad' Brighton Performance

It is all a far cry from Mourinho's glowing endorsement of his squad at the start of the season, when he described the current United team - which delivered Eu...


CAFCL: Brave Plateau United Out Despite Kano Win Over Etoile

MC Alger beating MFM FC 7-2 on aggregate have made it to the group stages of this season's CAF Champions League while MFM FC have dropped to the CAF Confederati...


Sobering news about binge drinking in America

Yet the study found that only 11 percent of current drinkers in that age group were binge drinkers compared to 25 percent of current drinkers under the age of 3...


Mass Exodus in Syria's Afrin As Turkish Offensive Continues

The flags of Turkey and Syrian rebel groups were raised in the city and a statue of Kurdish hero Kawa, a symbol of resistance against oppressors, was torn down....


Bangladesh defeat Sri Lanka, to clash with India in Nidahas trophy final

Bangladesh began to lose wickets at regular intervals after Tamim's dismissal, but Mahmudullah kept them in contention. Captain Shakib gestured for his b...


Family Of 4, Including 2 Young Kids, Found Dead Inside Van

Responding officers saw that the van's windows were covered by blankets and a sunscreen. A woman reported she was walking in the parking lot past the white Ho...


Life imprisonment for Tara in Beant Singh assassination

Sidhu pronounced the quantum of sentence in the high security Burail jail in Chandigarh where Jagtar Singh Tara is now lodged. Besides giving him life impriso...


Russian presidential election: Voting begins as Putin eyes yet another term

But Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russian Federation was not anxious by global expressions of support for the United Kingdom and challenged Britain to ...


AIIMS doctor among 5 dead in Yamuna Expressway accident near Mathura

Police rushed to the site and have sent the bodies of the deceased for a post-mortem, while the injured have been admitted to AIIMS, Delhi. As per news agency A...


Former 49er believes he's being blackballed because he knelt with Kaepernick

Reid said he unselfishly made the change during the final season of his contract so he could better help the team. Reid, a former Pro Bowl safety, has good ...


Ukraine Steps Up Security At Russian Facilities, Blocks Most Russians From Voting

Escalating a crisis in relations, Russian Federation said it was also shutting down the activities of the British Council, which fosters cultural links between ...


FDA moves to reduce level of nicotine in cigarettes

According to the FDA, cutting the addictive substance in cigarettes could result in 5 million fewer adult smokers in the first year, prevent 33 million people f...


LIP, AAP alliance snap over Kejriwal apology

However, the LIP MLA said his party will continue to support most of the AAP MLAs who are working in the interest of Punjab. Before splitting up the leader of...


Microplastics: Bottled Water May Contain Thousands of Pieces of Plastic Waste

The researchers found a huge variation in the quantity of plastic in each bottle, ranging from zero particles to more than 10,000 in single container. "It could...


Atletico in Europa League quarters with 5-1 win over Lokomotiv

Lokomotiv clawed back an equaliser 10 minutes later, thanks to a thunderous 30-yard effort from Maciej Rybus . Following a short corner on the right, the ball ...


Left-Wing group "ProPublica" retracts major claim about Trump's nominee for CIA Director

Amid similar controversy in 2013, Haspel was denied a promotion to lead the CIA's National Clandestine Service. "To her, and to our readers, we can only apologi...


Attorney General fires former Federal Bureau of Investigation adviser Andrew McCabe

Attorney General Jeff Sessions made the announcement just before 10pm local time (2am GMT) and stated that "Mr McCabe had made an unauthorised disclosure to the...


Med Students learn their fates on Match Day

A complex algorithm, administered by the NRMP, factors in the preferences of the students with the preferences of residency programs in order to match students ...


Eddie Jones apologises for 'scummy Irish' remark made past year

I'm still dirty about that game, but we will get that back". "We will get that back, don't worry, we have them next year at home, we will get 'em back". "Is [si...


Salmonella outbreak linked to kratom, 10 cases in WA so far

One of the adults was hospitalized and both recovered. Symptoms of salmonella include severe or bloody diarrhea, fever, chills, abdominal discomfort, and oc...


Chinese Takeaway Contained as Much Salt as 5 Big Macs

Aftereffects of the study , which was discharged on Tuesday, uncovered that the most exceedingly bad culpable Chinese takeaway dishes contain about a similar m...


IndiGo, GoAir cancel 626 flights as 11 A320 Aircraft gets grounded

However, passengers flying both airlines do have the option to either seek a full refund or board alternative flights with the carriers. Aviation watchdog D...


Duke Routs Iona In 1st Round Of NCAA Tournament

The Gaels are in their fifth NCAA Tournament in the past seven seasons in what has been a supremely successful run under Tim Cluess. Five Iona players avera...


Leon County responds to health rankings

According to University of Wisconsin researchers, people living in the bottom-performing counties face higher rates of unemployment, lower rates of high school ...


INX media case: SC to hear ED plea on Karti

The court had sent him to Tihar Jail after the CBI, in whose custody he was quizzed for 12 days in a row after his arrest on February 28 from Chennai, said he...


Buhari declines assent to amended 2018 Electoral Act

NAIJ.com gathered that the president gave three reasons for withholding assent to the Electoral Act Amendment bill which was passed by both chambers of the Nati...


Dylann Roof's sister arrested for threatening school walkout protesters and having knife

After notifying school faculty, Roof's locker was searched by a school resource officer, who discovered marijuana, pepper spray, as well as a knife. Morgan R...


Newly Released Footage Shows What Deputy Did During Parkland Shooting

His attorney says Peterson did nothing wrong. In a statement, released alongside the video, Israel said: "The video speaks for itself". His account seems to...


Delhi Metro's Pink Line to open on Wednesday

Puri had previous year said that the delay of the Phase-IV of the Delhi Metro had pushed the cost by Rs 12,000 crore, adding that the cost of the Delhi-Meer...


Mom who married her biological daughter gets 2 years in prison

A 46-year-old woman who knowingly married her biological, 26-year-old daughter in the U.S. has received two years in prison for incest; the daughter has receive...


Morocco retains 42nd position — Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking

After being ranked 14th in the Asian confederation in February, India made a one-spot leap in that regard while Iran continues to lead the way in the continent....