British Safety Council: Mental Health Is 'Issue of our Time'

It also found poor mental health costs employers up to £42bn a year, with an annual cost to the United Kingdom economy of up to £99bn. The review is calling on employers to adopt six "mental health core standards" to enhance workplace wellbeing. More..

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Chhath Puja 2017 celebrations in India
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Chhath Puja 2017 celebrations in India

The remaining are semi-pucca ghats which have been created for the convenience of devotees, he said at a press conference, adding that the government had allocated Rs. Devotees traditionally offer wheat, milk...More..

Sensex climbs 33k-points level, PSB stocks zoom
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Sensex climbs 33k-points level, PSB stocks zoom

Stocks of major road builders such as Ashoka Buildcon, Sadbhav Infrastructure Projects and J Kumar Infra have gained up to 8.71%. It later bounced back to touch a record intra-day high of 33,196.17, before fi...More..

Video shows customer tackle armed bank robber
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Video shows customer tackle armed bank robber

When the men come out of the corner, Sakosky slams Ryall to the floor then takes the gun from him and throws the bag of money across the room. Surveillance video captured Sakosky walking into the bank, follow...More..

Two-thirds of U.S. baby food tested positive for arsenic, risky toxins
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Two-thirds of U.S. baby food tested positive for arsenic, risky toxins

Jennifer Lowry, pediatrician and toxicologist at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., who is not affiliated with the research, said these chemicals can affect fine motor skills and cognition. Plus, 60...More..

Jonathan Slams 'Uncoordinated, Rudderless' Buhari Govt For Linking Him With Maina's Recall
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Jonathan Slams 'Uncoordinated, Rudderless' Buhari Govt For Linking Him With Maina's Recall

Garba Shehu, senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity, had announced the postponement of the meeting to Thursday. The presidential spokesman stated that nobody should believe the claim...More..

UN adds more items to list of prohibited goods for N. Korea
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

UN adds more items to list of prohibited goods for N. Korea

The measure would have the Treasury Department ban all USA financial institutions from engaging in transactions that could benefit any people or companies associated with the North Korean government. McCarthy w...More..

Nigerian troops kill 11 Boko Haram fighters in operation
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Nigerian troops kill 11 Boko Haram fighters in operation

An officer was said to be among the eight killed while many others were injured. When contacted, the spokesman for 3 Division Military Base in Damaturu, Col. "Battle Damage Assessment had indeed revealed that...More..

Rana Daggubati to host 2.0 audio launch
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Rana Daggubati to host 2.0 audio launch

He won't be attending the launch. Several celebrities from the South Indian film industry have also been invited for the function. He also added that he is sure that audience in India and other foreign countrie...More..

Plague advice for South Africans as outbreak spreads in Madagascar
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Plague advice for South Africans as outbreak spreads in Madagascar

A plague epidemic in Madagascar has killed 124 people since August in an outbreak that has hit the island's two main cities the hardest, the authorities said. Approximately 1 out of every 10 cases of bubonic ...More..

Mehbooba's Advisory to Police: Don't Attack Militants' Families
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Mehbooba's Advisory to Police: Don't Attack Militants' Families

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday asked security forces not to target or attack families of militants and their houses. "But I want to stress that there should be a difference betwe...More..

New York District Attorney Indicted in 2012 Police Brutality Cover-up
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

New York District Attorney Indicted in 2012 Police Brutality Cover-up

Today, federal prosecutors have charged Spota and McPartland with attempting to cover up for the former police chief, meeting with Burke numerous times to discuss how they could hide Burke's role in the assault...More..

Flesh-eating bacteria from Harvey claims another area victim working to rebuild Houston
by | Thursday, October 26, 2017

Flesh-eating bacteria from Harvey claims another area victim working to rebuild Houston

Zurita had gone to the hospital on October 10 with an infected wound on his upper left arm. "It's most likely this person's infection occurred when bacteria from Harvey debris or floodwater entered his body t...More..

by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Public health urges residents to get flu shot

Immunity is established within one to two weeks of the second dose. The Windsor Essex County Health Unit says the influenza season is officially here and they encourage everyone over the age of six months to ...More..

by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Chinese Scientists Create CRISPR Bacon from Genetically Modified Low-Fat Pigs

Publishing data on their genetically modified pigs in PNAS , the scientists don't mention anything about how the new pigs will taste. Zhao said modifying the gene would have made the pigs "maintain their body ...More..

Cross country woman biker, activist Sana Iqbal dies in auto accident
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Cross country woman biker, activist Sana Iqbal dies in auto accident

Sana Iqbal, a cross-country motorcyclist who undertook a nationwide expedition to raise awareness about suicide and depression , died in a auto crash in Hyderabad early on Wednesday, police said. Sana died...More..

by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Bear's giant tongue is removed by vets

When Nyan htoo - meaning "bright" - and their brother Kan htoo were cubs, they were taken from their mother in Myanmar and destined for illegal sale in China, where there is demand for bile from bear's gall b...More..

Gun deaths, injuries spike almost 70% in California after Nevada gun shows
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Gun deaths, injuries spike almost 70% in California after Nevada gun shows

The California researchers pointed out that roughly 4 percent to 9 percent of all USA gun sales take place at gun shows, of which about 4,000 take place every year in the United States. "When a less-restrictive...More..

Kaepernick Signs $1M Book Deal
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Kaepernick Signs $1M Book Deal

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has signed a $1 million book deal with Random House, Page Six reports . The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback is "taking meetings with publisher...More..

Four-day Chhath Puja festival kicks off in Delhi from today
by | Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Four-day Chhath Puja festival kicks off in Delhi from today

Chhath is considered to be one of the most eco-friendly Hindu festivals. Besides, personnel drawn from the State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) and divers would be deployed at various ghats where devotees wil...More..

'Raat Baaki' reprised as new song 'Ittefaq se' in Ittefaq
by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017

'Raat Baaki' reprised as new song 'Ittefaq se' in Ittefaq

The one challenge that comes in the way of this recreated version is whether it will be able to do justice to the original iconic track. " Ittefaq Se " definitely complements the thrilling nature of the movie. ...More..

Mizzou-KU game raises $1.75M for hurricane relief
by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Mizzou-KU game raises $1.75M for hurricane relief

Pay-per-view online fees and donations made by text message on Sunday led to the final figure. Missouri did not back down and went on an 11-2 run to take a 30-29 lead with 7:43 left before halftime. Missour...More..

E-cigarettes banned where regular cigarettes are banned in NY
by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017

E-cigarettes banned where regular cigarettes are banned in NY

Effective in 30 days, vaping will be banned in, among other areas, the workplace, on public transportation, indoors at all public and private colleges, and in outdoor areas where smoking is otherwise banned. "T...More..

Promising research on breast cancer risk
by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Promising research on breast cancer risk

Despite this leap in our understanding of the genetic risks of breast cancer , Bader says that the data still can't explain most of breast cancer cases and are not yet widely useful for population screening....More..

Bipasha Basu,Karan appear in steamy condom advertisement
by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Bipasha Basu,Karan appear in steamy condom advertisement

Twitteratis left no chance of letting down the couple and started giving advises to them. However, it seems that it didn't go down well with people on social media. @playgardcondoms @iamksgofficial @prasadnaa...More..

More Beds for Windsor Regional Hospital
by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017

More Beds for Windsor Regional Hospital

The province has delivered a "substantial" injection of additional bed space - 167 in local hospitals and home care - to ease the seasonal flu-related patient surge that past year created an over-capacity crisi...More..

Cleveland Clinic Researchers Finds Breast Cancer Breakthrough
by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Cleveland Clinic Researchers Finds Breast Cancer Breakthrough

For one in five women, the family history written into their genes increases their risk of being diagnosed by nearly a third. Another study author says a small number of women who have several of these smalle...More..

Flu season comes early in Mississippi
by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Flu season comes early in Mississippi

Keep in mind that flu season usually reaches the most people in January. Region of Waterloo Public Health also says they often hear the misconception that the flu vaccination can make you sick, but they say t...More..

National Football League anthem protests have become one of Trump's most popular Twitter subjects
by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017

National Football League anthem protests have become one of Trump's most popular Twitter subjects

Last week, the league voted to not force players to stand for the national anthem, though making it clear that they "believe everyone should stand for the national anthem". A number of football luminaries hav...More..

by | Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Father sells heroin in maternity ward after baby's birth

A man is accused of selling heroin in his girlfriend's hospital room the same day she had given birth to their child. The heroin that police found was labelled "Final Call". Police say they went to the matern...More..