• President Buhari leaves for United Kingdom, talks with PM Theresa May
President Buhari leaves for United Kingdom, talks with PM Theresa May

Yemi Osinbajo; Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki; Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon. Muhammadu Buhari will seek re-election in elections to be held in 2019. That is why we want him to serve another term. Chairman of the APC in the state Ben Nwoye told reporters on Tuesday that "One thing you can not dispute is that Nigerians love Buh...

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  • Anti-epileptic drugs may increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease
Anti-epileptic drugs may increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease

If the new approach is widely adopted, it would help researchers study patients whose brain function is still normal, but who are likely to develop dementia caused by Alzheimer's . "By shifting the discussion to neuropathologic changes detected in biomarkers to define Alzheimer's, as we look at symptoms and the range of influences on development...

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  • Organ donations at a record high
Organ donations at a record high

Many social media users say the donation of Humboldt Broncos player Logan Boulet's organs has not only potentially saved lives, but inspired them to have the conversation with loved ones and become donors themselves. "Life is so short". About 4,600 people across Canada are on a waiting list for a life-saving organ transplant, according to Joyce V...

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  • Man Pleads Guilty to Producing Child Pornography Depicting Victims in the Philippines
Man Pleads Guilty to Producing Child Pornography Depicting Victims in the Philippines

The suspect in that instance, who is not named in the complaint, was arrested. A London man faces multiple child pornography charges after police searched a south-end home. Palmer Township police said their lengthy investigation began in July 2017, when a case was opened in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, based on tips from the CyberTipline abou...

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  • It's true: Flu season is not over yet
It's true: Flu season is not over yet

Flu season typically lasts until early May. "Flu is not gone, so we encourage people to keep taking those precautions, stay at home when you're sick, wash your hands, [and] cover your cough", said Jennifer Heath, supervisor of the education and partnerships unit at the Minnesota Department of Health.

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  • IN voter registration deadline is Monday
IN voter registration deadline is Monday

The campaign for Congressional candidate Tracy Mitrano announced Monday afternoon it had reached the minimum threshold to appear on the ballot in this year's primary election. Jane Ansah said the commission had already briefed the media and Members of Parliament on the new voter registration system. "Voter registration will be electronic while th...

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  • Breast cancer therapy does not cause heart disease
Breast cancer therapy does not cause heart disease

But a new study suggests that even if you have a genetic risk for heart disease, there's a simple way to combat it: Exercise. The study looked specifically at the genetic profiles of those at highest risk of heart disease, and atrial fibrillation (AF), which causes irregular and rapid heartbeats.

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  • (NYSE:MRK)'s stock up 1.5% premarket after Keytruda trial meets primary endpoint
(NYSE:MRK)'s stock up 1.5% premarket after Keytruda trial meets primary endpoint

It has underperformed by 23.02% the S&P500. Merck & Co. The stock has a market capitalization of $164.22 billion, a PE ratio of 30.42 and a beta of 0.77. The Arizona-based Ironwood Finance Limited Liability Com has invested 0.01% in Merck & Co., Inc. ( NYSE : MRK ) on Wednesday, January 27 to "Neutral" rating.

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  • 2 dead, dozens injured in Malta tourist bus accident
2 dead, dozens injured in Malta tourist bus accident

This was reported by the local edition of Times of Malta, writes the Chronicle.info with reference to RBC Ukraine. A Belgian man, 62, and Spanish woman, 37, died immediately when branches struck passengers seated on the open-air top deck, Deputy Prime Minister Chris Fearne confirmed.

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  • Deputies seek auto in Florida 'road rage' hit-and-run crash
Deputies seek auto in Florida 'road rage' hit-and-run crash

A auto is seen ramming a motorcyclist off the road in a violent Florida road rage incident captured on video. The SCSO said that at around 5 p.m., on Sunday, "deputies were alerted to a possible road rage incident near the intersection of Beneva Road and Riviera Drive ", in Sarasota.

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  • Hyderabad opt to bowl, Stanlake makes IPL debut
Hyderabad opt to bowl, Stanlake makes IPL debut

Sunrisers Hyderabad have shown no ill-effects from the loss of banned skipper David Warner as they eased to a nine-wicket IPL win over Rajasthan Royals . The match will be played today that is 9 at 2000 hrs (IST) Apil 2018 at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad . Top that off with an unbeaten-36 to anchor the innings alo...

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  • Airtel introduces 300 Mbps home broadband plan
Airtel introduces 300 Mbps home broadband plan

Customers opting for the plan also get free subscription to Airtel's content apps such as Wynk Music and Airtel TV. Jio has a similar plan which offers 2GB high-speed 4G data per day for a period of 91 days at Rs 498/- with unlimited voice calls and 100 SMS per day.

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  • IndiGo deboards passenger after he complains of mosquitoes; he plans legal recourse
IndiGo deboards passenger after he complains of mosquitoes; he plans legal recourse

In a statement about the incident, IndiGo has, meanwhile, stated: "A passenger, Saurabh Rai, scheduled to fly this morning from Lucknow to Bengaluru, was offloaded on grounds of unruly behaviour". Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu said he has ordered an inquiry into the incident. "Customer satisfaction is core to our business". However, t...

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  • CBO: Tax Cuts, Spending Driving Debt to Historic Levels
CBO: Tax Cuts, Spending Driving Debt to Historic Levels

As the House prepares to vote this week on a largely symbolic balanced-budget amendment to the Constitution, its own budget watchdog delivered a stark reality check Monday that forecasts the return of $1 trillion-plus annual deficits and a ballooning public debt that will approach $29 trillion by the end of the next decade.

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  • Satyagraha to Swachhagrah: Narendra Modi addresses rally in Champaran
Satyagraha to Swachhagrah: Narendra Modi addresses rally in Champaran

Narendra Modi felicitated the Swacchagrahi champions in East Champaran for their support, dedidation and commitment towards Swacch Bharat mission. The Prime Minister has dubbed the occasion as a celebration of his Clean India mission, calling terming the "Satyagrah se Swachhagrah" campaign.

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  • FDA restricts Essure birth control device sales
FDA restricts Essure birth control device sales

The FDA said it's decision comes after it became aware some women were not making informed decisions before making the decision to get the Essure device implanted. Mitchell Kramer, who directs obstetrics and gynecology at Huntington Hospital, in Huntington, N.Y. According to the agency, providers must review this material with the prospec...

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  • Will County Health Department warns about synthetic cannabinoids
Will County Health Department warns about synthetic cannabinoids

The state health department has a website that tracks the cases: www.dph.illinois.gov/topics-services/prevention-wellness/medical-cannabis/synthetic-cannabinoids . Cuomo announced a new series of aggressive enforcement actions in 2016 to combat the illegal sale of K2 and other synthetic cannabinoids, according to a press release Monday from the go...

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  • Forward Conner Lukan killed in Humboldt Broncos team bus crash
Forward Conner Lukan killed in Humboldt Broncos team bus crash

The nation has experienced an outpouring of grief following Friday's collision and Justin Trudeau , the prime minister, was due to attend a vigil in Humboldt, a small town in Saskatchewan, yesterday. "Our trips to Foam Lake and Allan were on frightful highways due to winter storms", Babbings said. "It's very, very bad". "Humboldt is no exception...

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  • Tiger Woods Finishes Masters Return With Impressive 69
Tiger Woods Finishes Masters Return With Impressive 69

It provided a brief glimpse of what might have been at Augusta National had Woods had better distance control with his irons. "It won't be quite as intense, but we'll still be feeling it. Even as Spieth dropped away, Fowler - who began play five shots off the lead on Sunday - staged his own charge up the leaderboard , shooting a 32 on the back n...

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  • Protest vs Protest In Parliament: BJP Lawmakers To Fast, Congress Boycotts Tea
Protest vs Protest In Parliament: BJP Lawmakers To Fast, Congress Boycotts Tea

The other Opposition parties, including the Congress, Trinamool Congress, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party, started off by seeking a debate on the Nirav Modi-Punjab National Bank fraud case but subsequently joined the Telugu Desam Party in moving a no-confidence motion against the Modi government.

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  • Thomas Davis Announces He's Suspended for 4 Games for Failed PED Test
Thomas Davis Announces He's Suspended for 4 Games for Failed PED Test

Davis has been a cornerstone for the Panthers spending his entire NFL career with the franchise where he has earned three Pro Bowl selections, a First-Team All-Pro nod, and was the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year. He posted 76 tackles with one fumble recovery in 15 games, all starts, last season. Davis said he has never done anything to try to ...

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  • Trump considering $100B in additional tariffs against China
Trump considering $100B in additional tariffs against China

The president said he has also instructed Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to "use his broad authority to implement a plan to protect our farmers and agricultural interests". The U.S. bought more than $ 500 billion in goods from China past year and now is planning or considering penalties on some $150 billion of those imports.

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  • Ed's Forecast: It's a rainy and windy start to the weekend
Ed's Forecast: It's a rainy and windy start to the weekend

These cold temperatures may damage crops or other outdoor vegetation. Accumulating snow is possible and it could make for a slick Monday morning commute. Highs by this afternoon will only reach into the upper 30s and lower 40s. Just ahead of this system is a warmer air mass that will try and over run the current cold air mass that is settled ...

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  • CBSE Class XII economics paper leak: 3 arrested from Himachal
CBSE Class XII economics paper leak: 3 arrested from Himachal

We are trying to ascertain how many question papers Rakesh Kumar and his associates had leaked so far. "It traced the transmission of the leak, ncluding its point of origin and who all were the beneficiaries and finally, on the basis of crucial clues and leads, the arrests were made from Himachal Pradesh", said Upadhyaya.

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  • Old brains can make new neurons, study finds
Old brains can make new neurons, study finds

This large range of ages gave the researchers a varied pool to pull from as they looked into neurogenesis and if it was truly happening as the subjects continued to age. "According to mice studies there are these pluripotent stem cells that are a pool of cells that don't normally do anything, they are quiescent, and then they can undergo divi...

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