• Doctors and chemists can be jailed if they don't report TB
Doctors and chemists can be jailed if they don't report TB

Ten countries account for 76% of the gap between the incidence of tuberculosis and reported cases, with India topping the list at 25%, followed by Indonesia at 16% and Nigeria at 8%, the World Health Organization report says. The Union Health Ministry has asked clinical establishments to tuberculosis (TB) cases. Section 269 says a negligent act l...

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  • PNB fraud: Ex-branch chief seeks bail; CBI says he facilitated fraud
PNB fraud: Ex-branch chief seeks bail; CBI says he facilitated fraud

It need be recalled that earlier this month itself, the CBI wrote another letter to accused Mehul Choksi and Nirav Modi telling them that they are obliged to join the investigation. "The manner in which the allegations have been exaggerated has left me completely defenceless". "...till date the Regional Passport Office has not communicated wi...

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  • Xabi Alonso facing five years in jail for tax fraud?
Xabi Alonso facing five years in jail for tax fraud?

Tax authorities also want the former Real Madrid and Liverpool midfielder to pay almost $6.14 million in fines. Spanish prosecutors have called for Xabi Alonso to be sentenced to five years in prison after the former Real Madrid and Liverpool midfielder was accused of tax fraud.

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  • Condemned inmate's medical condition at center of debate
Condemned inmate's medical condition at center of debate

It is set for 6 p.m. local time. Bucklew's lawyers argue he has a "rare and severe condition", CBS affiliate KMOV reports. His attorney, Cheryl Pilate, told Reuters by telephone on Monday that she is simultaneously seeking from the U.S.

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  • England captain Root refuses to confirm new-ball role for Broad
England captain Root refuses to confirm new-ball role for Broad

Stokes missed the Ashes series after he was arrested in Bristol following an incident outside a nightclub, but has now been cleared to make his global cricket return starting in Auckland for the first day-night Test to be held in New Zealand .

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  • No rules changed for railway job aspirants, says Fadnavis
No rules changed for railway job aspirants, says Fadnavis

March 20 (ANI): Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said that the agitated railway job aspirants have called off their protest, adding that the discussions will be held in this regard. Local commuters found it hard with the protests going. The issue was raised by Leader of Opposition Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil through a point o...

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  • This week's snow, rain first moisture in Hays since Feb. 20
This week's snow, rain first moisture in Hays since Feb. 20

Showers are expected on Thursday , and will lessen overnight . The heaviest snowfall in the eastern storm should occur across the higher elevations of the Appalachians and into portions of New Jersey, the New York City metropolitan region and southern New England, the National Weather Service said.

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  • Delhi Student, 15, Hangs Self. Parents Say 2 Teachers Sexually Harassed Her
Delhi Student, 15, Hangs Self. Parents Say 2 Teachers Sexually Harassed Her

The teenager's parents had gone out yesterday and she was alone at their home. Media reports said Superintendent of Police, Noida, Arun K Singh, said the girl was harassed by two schoolteachers who failed her intentionally in her examination.

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  • Alzheimer's Costs Americans $277 Billion Annually, Numbers Continue To Increase
Alzheimer's Costs Americans $277 Billion Annually, Numbers Continue To Increase

By 2025, the report projects a 21.1 percent increase in the number of people with Alzheimer's or another dementia in Kentucky alone. · Barring the development of medical breakthroughs, the number of people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's dementia may almost triple from 5.5 million to 13.8 million by 2050.

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  • Stock Valuation Recap for NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)
Stock Valuation Recap for NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)

About 3.52 million shares traded. NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) has risen 212.28% since March 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) on Tuesday, September 5 with "Hold" rating. As per Friday, February 24, the company rating was downgraded by...

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  • IS takes Damascus in surprise night time attack killing 36 Syrian troops
IS takes Damascus in surprise night time attack killing 36 Syrian troops

Rebels entrenched in a region east of Damascus known as eastern Ghouta frequently fire rockets and mortar shells at the capital. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the bombing raid hit Arbin, a key town in the dwindling rebel-held enclave of Ghouta that has been under attack by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Al Assad for mo...

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  • Ex-Boyfriend Flees US After Murdering Nursing Student
Ex-Boyfriend Flees US After Murdering Nursing Student

Investigators said that Tercero and Anderson had, at least at one time, been involved in a relationship, but there have been no other details given about a possible motive or events leading up to the killing. At a press conference on Saturday morning, Broome County District Attorney Steve Cornwell said the Binghamton City Court has issued a warra...

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  • Athena Capital Advisors LLC Has Lifted British Amern Tob Plc (BTI) Position
Athena Capital Advisors LLC Has Lifted British Amern Tob Plc (BTI) Position

The stock increased 1.35% or $0.79 during the last trading session, reaching $59.3. About 38,664 shares traded. Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) has risen 13.80% since March 17, 2017 and is uptrending. Since February 16, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 selling transactions for $930,912 activity. On Tuesday, February 27 the insider...

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  • USA kids' doodles of scientists reveal changing gender stereotypes
USA kids' doodles of scientists reveal changing gender stereotypes

They analyzed 50 years worth of children's artwork depicting scientists for the study, which encompassed the views of upwards of 20,000 children in the US. "But because stereotypes remain, teachers and parents should present children with multiple examples of female as well as male scientists across many contexts such as in science courses, on tele...

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  • Stem cell treatment helps patients regain sight in groundbreaking trial
Stem cell treatment helps patients regain sight in groundbreaking trial

This is the first description of a completely engineered tissue that has been successfully used in this way. But both received a "patch" of stem cells over the damaged area at the back of their eyes, dramatically reversing the condition's effects.

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  • No timeline to rescue Dapchi schoolgirls - Minister
No timeline to rescue Dapchi schoolgirls - Minister

In a press release a week after the attack, the army admitted it had pulled out of Dapchi town a few days before the kidnapping. That was early on Monday 19 February. A military spokesman denied that they had been warned of Boko Haram presence in the region, saying: "There was nothing like that". After several escapes and releases, 112 of the g...

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  • Based ModiFace purchased by L'Oreal
Based ModiFace purchased by L'Oreal

Today, L'Oreal announced that it's buying Modiface , a company that's had a hand in the creation of many custom augmented reality beauty apps, including those from Estée Lauder and Sephora . L'Oréal's chief digital officer, Lubomira Rochet , hopes ModiFace will "support the reinvention of the beauty experience around innovative services to...

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  • Rajkot may host India's first day-night Test
Rajkot may host India's first day-night Test

Windies have agreed in principle to play a day-night Test against India provided it is the first game of the two-match series. India will participate only in three Tests at home this season, two against West Indies and one Test versus Afghanistan , which is set to be historic.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo wins Portuguese POTY award
Cristiano Ronaldo wins Portuguese POTY award

However, upon receiving the award the Portugal global gave a speech where he claimed he is the best player in the world "because he believes it is true". After his four-goal haul at the weekend, the 33-year-old is second in the race for the top-scorer's gong in Spain - one ahead of Luis Suarez and three behind Messi.

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  • Students at Rancho High hold rally calling for stricter gun laws
Students at Rancho High hold rally calling for stricter gun laws

More than 800 March for Our Lives demonstrations are planned around the world Saturday, sparked by the February 14 shooting in Parkland, Florida. The brother of the man accused of killing 17 people was arrested on Monday for reportedly trespassing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where his brother carried out his attack.

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  • Small amounts of viagra cut the risk of bowel cancer
Small amounts of viagra cut the risk of bowel cancer

As Jill credits timely screening and early detection for being a cancer survivor today, she is joining Harry to share their experience and to raise awareness of another cancer for which timely screening is critical: colon cancer. Less than 10 percent of diagnoses occur in people younger than 50 years of age, according to the National Institutes of ...

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  • Toys
Toys "R" Us to honor gift cards until middle of April

Liquidation sales are expected over the next several weeks as the company moves to clear its inventory. The chain has announced that it plans to close or sell all of its USA stores in coming months. Coupons are now being accepted. Those assets may be attractive to potential buyers, he explained. Customers may want to get to the nearest Toys "...

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  • Rabada's appeal to be heard on Monday
Rabada's appeal to be heard on Monday

But Philander's record at Newlands is sensational - in eight Tests on his home ground, the seamer has 47 wickets at an average of 16.34. "He's quite a relaxed human being, but on the field he's as competitive as anyone else. Michael Heron QC of New Zealand has been appointed as the Judicial Commissioner for the hearing, which will be held via video...

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  • Male pill could be on horizon as trials yield positive results
Male pill could be on horizon as trials yield positive results

However, a new prototype which slows the process and avoids common side-effects has been tested successfully in a small study at the University of Washington . Speaking to the Daily Mail , Dr. Kevin McEleny of the British Fertility Society admitted that the research was "interesting", but stressed that the trials , aside from only lookin...

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  • Divided house: Rift within leaves AAP bruised before Punjab budget session
Divided house: Rift within leaves AAP bruised before Punjab budget session

The development came after Kejriwal last week apologized to Shiromani Akali Dal ( SAD ) leader and former minister Bikram Singh Majithia for accusing him of being involved in the illegal drugs trade. "Forming a separate group or splitting the party would require the consent of two-third of the 20 AAP MLAs", the sources said. However, the a...

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