Medicine


Children below 5 years of age administered polio vaccine across country Children below 5 years of age administered polio vaccine across country
- January 29, 2018

This accounted for 92% coverage, according to an official. Shri J P Nadda also pointed out that Universal Immunization Programme (UIP) is focusing on to protect children from more diseases than ever before and has introduced several new vaccines like Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine, Rotavirus vaccine, and Measles-Rubella in the recent past. (more...)
Fight breaks out in women's basketball game between Missouri and SC Fight breaks out in women's basketball game between Missouri and SC
- January 29, 2018

Then more Missouri and South Caorlina players came over to try and break up the scrap. Missouri star Sophie Cunningham and South Carolina's Doniyah Cliney got involved with Cliney pushing her opponent back with a right hand. These two teams have a history together, as SC accused Missouri of unsportsmanlike play earlier this year when the two teams have met. During the second quarter of the No. (more...)
Girard Partners LTD. Increases Holdings in US Bancorp (NYSE:USB)
- January 29, 2018

The institutional investor held 92,485 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $4.96M, down from 98,885 at the end of the previous reported quarter. analysts predict that U.S. Bancorp will post 4 EPS for the current year. Susquehanna Gp Llp holds 0% or 83,000 shares. State Treasurer State Of Michigan owns 0.5% invested in U.S. (more...)
Tamil Nadu: Bus fares reduced after protests Tamil Nadu: Bus fares reduced after protests
- January 29, 2018

For example, the ticket fare from Chennai-Madurai in SETC Ultra Deluxe bus will now be Rs 460, as compared to the present Rs 515. The bus fares were raised about 30 - 54 per cent on January 19 this year after a gap of six years. "This has resulted in a revenue loss of ₹6,200 crore.For the UDAY scheme, we have to pay ₹6,250 crore". Stating that the then Chief Minister M Karunanidhi had shot down the proposal to hike the bus fares when the transport department was facing losses, he recalled ... (more...)
Second-Hand Toys Pose Health Hazards, Study Finds Second-Hand Toys Pose Health Hazards, Study Finds
- January 29, 2018

Plastic used in some second-hand toys could pose a health risk for children as they don't meet the most up-to-date safety guidelines, a study has found. After analysing the toys, they found that more than 10 percent of the samples collected by them contained high levels of toxic chemicals. Arsenic is a toxin linked to developmental defects, neurotoxicity, skin lesions, cardiovascular conditions, and even cancer. (more...)
Buhari, Obasanjo meet at AU Meeting in Ethiopia Buhari, Obasanjo meet at AU Meeting in Ethiopia
- January 29, 2018

Buhari's failing health condition should dissuade him from running in 2019. Obasanjo made a case for what is now known as "Third Force". Abeokuta - The daughter of former President Olusegun Obasanjo , Sen. His re-election can only be deleterious to the nation if not amount to sending Nigerians to a prison term of another four years. He maintained that everything that Buhari does indicate that "he is the President of Katsina State and not of Nigeria!". (more...)
Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW), American Express Company (AXP) — Recommendation Trends
- January 29, 2018

Lowe's Companies Inc. has $127 highest and $66 lowest target. American Express Company (AXP) shares Jumped 0.39% and ended the day at $99.69. In other Lowe's Companies news, insider Nelson B. A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of LOW. Other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. (more...)
Malian soldiers killed in attack on camp Malian soldiers killed in attack on camp
- January 29, 2018

State TV said numerous dead and wounded in the explosion, which took place by the village of Boni, not far from central Mali's medieval Islamic city of Mopti, once a popular tourist spot, were Burkina Faso nationals. The death toll from a landmine explosion that blew up a civilian passenger vehicle in Mali has risen to 26. The UN Security Council, referring to Thursday's attack, said it "condemned in the strongest terms the barbaric and cowardly terrorist attack". (more...)
Australia wins toss, to bowl 1st in final ODI vs England Australia wins toss, to bowl 1st in final ODI vs England
- January 29, 2018

Well, the less said about this series from an Australian perspective the better, but just for information's sake let's run through it nice and quickly. "It was magnificent - the crowd was spectacular, the pitch played really well and it was a lively outfield", said Smith of the new stadium, adding he was now looking forward to "a couple of weeks off". (more...)
Henderson grabs LPGA lead in Bahamas Henderson grabs LPGA lead in Bahamas
- January 29, 2018

Feng Shanshan , who won twice in the final five weeks of 2017 to become the first golfer from China to reach number one in the world, was in a group of five players at three-under par after a first round that included four birdies and a bogey. (more...)
No. 19 Auburn Thumps LSU, 95-70, in AUTLIVE Game No. 19 Auburn Thumps LSU, 95-70, in AUTLIVE Game
- January 28, 2018

And on Saturday, Heron played a role in the Auburn defensive effort that limited Waters to the lowest scoring output of his young career. Auburn made a loud statement that it is the team to beat in the SEC this season, quickly asserting control and never ceding it during a 95-70 win over a dazed LSU basketball team on Saturday. (more...)
Polish lawmakers move to make use of phrase Polish lawmakers move to make use of phrase "Polish death camps" illegal
- January 28, 2018

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday led a chorus of outrage against new legislation in Poland that would make illegal suggestions it shared some responsibility for the Holocaust. Poland was a partner to the Holocaust. Lapid, whose father was a Holocaust survivor, tweeted his condemnation of the law, saying it attempts to deny Polish complicity in the Holocaust. (more...)
One cigarette a day 'will increase coronary heart illness and stroke danger' One cigarette a day 'will increase coronary heart illness and stroke danger'
- January 28, 2018

He and his colleagues calculated that the risk from smoking about one cigarette per day is around "half that for people who smoke 20 per day". They found that men who lit up once a day had 46 percent of the excess risk of heart disease associated with smoking a full pack a day, much higher than expected. (more...)
Revamps Its Position for Performance Measures: Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK) Revamps Its Position for Performance Measures: Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK)
- January 28, 2018

Finally, Goodman Financial Corp lifted its stake in Alaska Air Group by 4.0% in the third quarter. Alaska Air Group has increased its dividend payment by an average of 33.9% per year over the last three years and has raised its dividend annually for the last 4 consecutive years. (more...)
Red Cross Needs Blood Donations
- January 28, 2018

The Red Cross now considers the situation critical and is reissuing an urgent call for blood and platelet donors. The blood drive offers people a chance to take a few minutes out of their day to donate blood. Fremont High School Student Council is hosting a blood drive at the high school on Wednesday from 7:30 am to 1:30 pm. The seniors helped with registrations, canteen, and most of the scheduling of appointments. (more...)
Russell Westbrook Salty Thinking He Last Pick For NBA All-Star Game Russell Westbrook Salty Thinking He Last Pick For NBA All-Star Game
- January 27, 2018

Looking at the betting trends, the Thunder are 5-2 ATS in their last seven road games, 4-12 ATS in their last 16 games against a team with a losing record and 9-2 ATS in their last 11 against the NBA Central. These two teams last met on Nov 24 and it was the Pistons who won by 99-98, but I think the Thunder get their revenge in this one as they finish with the win and cover. (more...)
Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN) Given News Impact Score of 0.19 Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN) Given News Impact Score of 0.19
- January 27, 2018

The institutional investor held 206,609 shares of the commercial physical & biological resarch company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $24.12 million, up from 187,793 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, September 1 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Cowen & Co on Monday, May 16. The short sellers will then buy the stock back at a much lower price and replace the borrowed shares, pocketing the difference. (more...)
Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK)- Consensus Judgments in Focus About
- January 27, 2018

News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Alaska Air Group, Inc . Another trade for 2,400 shares valued at $205,993 was sold by TILDEN BRADLEY D . Investors sentiment decreased to 1.15 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.15, from 1.02 in 2017Q2. (more...)
Leicester City striker aims a sly dig at Chelsea Leicester City striker aims a sly dig at Chelsea
- January 27, 2018

It will be not a problem for him". "They have good attitude and good quality". I think this ( Leicester ) is the one team in the Premier League - bar the top six - that can't get into Europe, they can't get relegated. Captain Wes Morgan (hamstring) remains out, though. This is it.the FA Cup . The English worldwide has been linked with the Blues, with manager Antonio Conte desperate for a striker this month, along with Everton and Manchester United , however, the striker has rubbished ... (more...)
At Least 30 Refugees Drown Off Yemeni Coast At Least 30 Refugees Drown Off Yemeni Coast
- January 27, 2018

It said the vessel is believed to have been operated by unscrupulous smugglers who were attempting to take refugees and migrants to Djibouti, while also trying to extort more money from these refugees and migrants. So far this year, the IOM has recorded at least 349 migrant fatalities across the world. More than 9,200 people have been killed in Yemen since 2015, when a Saudi-led military coalition began to battle Houthi rebels, backed by Iran, in order to restore the country's ... (more...)