Medicine


Actor who wore monster suit to play first Godzilla dies aged 88 Actor who wore monster suit to play first Godzilla dies aged 88
- August 09, 2017

He stomped over miniature bridges and buildings in a rubber suit and gave the world Godzilla , the fire-breathing, screeching monster that became Japan's star cultural export and an enduring symbol of the pathos and destruction of the nuclear age. (more...)
Resident diagnosed with West Nile Virus Resident diagnosed with West Nile Virus
- August 09, 2017

To date, officials have found mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus in 36 counties. It arrived in the U.S.in 1999, probably carried by a mosquito in a shipping container, and arrived in New Hampshire in 2002. Take extra care to use repellent and protective clothing from dusk to dawn or consider avoiding outdoor activities during these times. The city advises residents near the spray areas to keep pets and children indoors after that time. (more...)
Ravindra Jadeja suspended for Pallekele Test Ravindra Jadeja suspended for Pallekele Test
- August 09, 2017

At the start, Karunaratne added 40 runs with nightwatchman Malinda Pushpakumara (16) for the third wicket. Cheteshwar Pujara is one of the best Test batsmen in the side and his hunger and mental strength has helped him to evolve massively as a cricketer, India skipper Virat Kohli said here today. (more...)
Mysterious Flesh-Eating Sea Creatures Munch on Australian Teen's Legs Mysterious Flesh-Eating Sea Creatures Munch on Australian Teen's Legs
- August 08, 2017

What happened next was unexpected. When he got out, it looked like he had wet sand clustered all over his lower legs, so he went back in the water to wash it off. According to Dr. Genefor Walker-Smith, a marine scientist, sea fleas often feed on dead fish, which swimmers should try to avoid swimming near. The "fleas" release an anti-coagulant, much the same as leeches do, to prevent blood-clotting but do not possess any venomous properties and will not cause any lasting physical damage, at ... (more...)
Lydia Ko struggles in third round at Kingsbarn Lydia Ko struggles in third round at Kingsbarn
- August 06, 2017

Kim is a two-time victor on the LPGA Tour this year. A teenage phenomenon, Wie has had a rollercoaster ride on the LPGA Tour. She has played all four Majors so far this year. She was two shots clear of Lexi Thompson of the United States and Georgia Hall of England. So Yeon Ryu , the No. 1 player in women's golf, was 2 under through 12 holes. (more...)
Scientists Successfully Remove Disease From Human Embryos Scientists Successfully Remove Disease From Human Embryos
- August 03, 2017

However, permitting edits to germ line cells - such as embryos, eggs, and sperm - could also be "very unsafe on multiple levels", DiCamillo warned. The potential impact is huge; thousands of inherited diseases are caused by mutations in single genes, so editing the germline cells of individuals who carry these mutations could allow them to have children without the risk of passing on the conditions. (more...)
Important to make Rahul feel secure - Kohli Important to make Rahul feel secure - Kohli
- August 03, 2017

India should still not be overtly rattled by the pitch. In response, Sri Lanka only managed to make 291 in 78 overs. He said, " KL Rahul has been our establish opener". On the contrary, Kohli felt Rahul needed to be given assurance that his place was secure. The Indian batsmen especially the top-order has warmed up well, with Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara scoring hundreds. (more...)
Confirmed: Arsenal side to play Sevilla Confirmed: Arsenal side to play Sevilla
- July 31, 2017

The report claims that Sanchez is adamant that he wants to leave the North London club this summer in order to boost his chances of winning major trophies next season, with the Champions League title high on his list. With Arsenal due to face Chelsea in the Community Shield at Wembley on August 6 before opening their Premier League campaign against Leicester City five days later, Wenger will be hoping Lacazette's injury is nothing serious. (more...)
Apple supplier Foxconn to set up LCD factory in Wisconsin Apple supplier Foxconn to set up LCD factory in Wisconsin
- July 30, 2017

Founded by Terry Gou in 1974 as an electrical connector manufacturer and having found success as the supplier of parts for Atari's famous 2600 games console, Foxconn has fingers in a number of pies. Democratic state Sen. Chris Larson said Walker has "left a trail of broken promises" and that voters shouldn't be convinced the jobs will come. Wisconsin promises to extend $3 billion in tax breaks, but the Legislature must approve those. (more...)
Senate GOP pass motion to open debate on Trumpcare bill Senate GOP pass motion to open debate on Trumpcare bill
- July 27, 2017

Despite multiple failures and potentially devastating assessments by the CBO, President Donald Trump has pushed his Republican allies to put together a bill he can sign. This came hours after the Senate voted to proceed with the debate on the Republican bill. The next step for proponents of the repeal effort is to agree on what, if anything, will replace the ACA. (more...)
Reliance Announces JioPhone for Free But With Refundable Rs. 1500 Security Deposit Reliance Announces JioPhone for Free But With Refundable Rs. 1500 Security Deposit
- July 21, 2017

Describing JioPhone , Ambani said: " JioPhone is Made in India by young Indians for all Indians". The handsets to be available for pre-booking from August 24. Reliance Jio feature phone launch date: The RIL Chief also said that with the help of the new phone, people will be able to make digital payments as the phone provides advanced NFC support, link your bank account/ Jan Dhan account/ UPI account/ Debit or Credit cards to your phone. (more...)
BBCI: Justine Damond shooting: Minneapolis police ambush claim 'ludicrous' BBCI: Justine Damond shooting: Minneapolis police ambush claim 'ludicrous'
- July 21, 2017

In her first public comments five days after a Minneapolis police officer shot and killed Justine Damond , Chief JaneƩ Harteau said the department will work on regaining the public's trust, acknowledging that "Justine didn't have to die". Sydney-raised Ms Damond, 40, called the 911 emergency number twice on Saturday around 11.30pm after hearing what she feared was a woman screaming while being sexually assaulted behind her home in one of Minneapolis' safest suburbs. (more...)
Slower-than-forecast NZ inflation reinforces central bank's neutral stance Slower-than-forecast NZ inflation reinforces central bank's neutral stance
- July 19, 2017

The reading-the third in a row in which inflation remained within the South African Reserve Bank's 3% to 6% target range-comes just a day before the bank announces its decision on whether to reduce its main repo rate from the current 7%. This fall of about 11 percent in the sterling's value against the USA dollar led to higher commodity prices and higher costs for imports, sending inflation upwards. (more...)
As 'Repeal Only' Effort Stalls in Senate, Resistance Urges Medicare for All As 'Repeal Only' Effort Stalls in Senate, Resistance Urges Medicare for All
- July 19, 2017

Holding only a two-vote majority, Senate leaders can only afford two defections. He also criticized the way the bill was created through a "closed-door process" and said the Senate must "start fresh" with open hearings and debate. According to analysis from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, a repeal of the healthcare law would have catastrophic consequences for tens of millions of Americans who would lose coverage, as well as those who would see their healthcare costs rise 20 ... (more...)
Rumor: Two month delay to new iPhone 8 Rumor: Two month delay to new iPhone 8
- July 19, 2017

Despite the delay , investors are still bullish on the company. It also notes that the supercycle may be larger than expected due to building excitement around new features coming in the iPhone 8 . According to Kelly, the iPhone 8 will retain the Lighting port and it won't be featuring USB-C port. The tech giant is supposed to integrate the Touch ID with display or power button. (more...)
Chris Froome holds Yellow Jersey after Tour de France 10th stage Chris Froome holds Yellow Jersey after Tour de France 10th stage
- July 14, 2017

He's unlikely to face much opposition from French sprinter Nacer Bouhanni, once touted as a genuine contender for stage wins, but whose torrid Tour reached a new nadir yesterday after he appeared to throw a punch at Kittel's... It was a genuine mistake and I think Fabio was the first to recognize that. Bodnar, a team-mate of disqualified rider Peter Sagan, admitted he had been hopeful right until the end. (more...)
Chicago Cubs land LHP Jose Quintana in trade with Chicago White Sox
- July 14, 2017

The defending World Series champion Cubs finished the first half of the season a disappointing 43-45, yet they believe they can get back into the playoff hunt. That, and a whole lot more in this earth-shattering day in Chicago baseball on the White Sox Talk Podcast. The White Sox have been floundering this year and are in the midst of a lengthy rebuilding process. (more...)
Kittel makes it two on Tour de France stage victory Kittel makes it two on Tour de France stage victory
- July 08, 2017

According to some insiders, Froome's reign could be under threat by his former Tasmanian teammate Porte. "It is insane and celebrating three stage wins is incredible". Crosswinds were expected to trouble the bunch in the final 80 kilometres as sprint and GC teams like Lotto Soudal, Quickstep, Sky and Movistar were heralded to the front by nervous directors. (more...)
Lindsay Davenport says Wimbledon hopeful Johanna Konta is heading for the top Lindsay Davenport says Wimbledon hopeful Johanna Konta is heading for the top
- July 07, 2017

Kvitova has asthma and hasn't been able to work up to peak fitness levels in her inspiring comeback. But Murray, who cruised past Dustin Brown 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 to book a third-round clash with Italy's Fabio Fognini , believes the country should aim higher than getting five or six players through. (more...)
Joe Root Slams Ton on Captaincy Debut, 6th Englishman to do so Joe Root Slams Ton on Captaincy Debut, 6th Englishman to do so
- July 07, 2017

Perhaps Morkel's two most costly wickets off no-balls were Ed Cowan and Michael Clarke in the same Test in November 2012 . Toby Roland-Jones is expected to make his debut tomorrow, and he will be looking to make a positive impression on Andrew Strauss and the rest of the European Central Bank, along with Joe Root , who will be playing in his first match as captain . (more...)