Winter season and flu season causing blood shortage — Red Cross

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides global humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their ... More..

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China investigating possible violation of United Nations sanctions on N. Korea

Beijing is investigating the incident reported by Japan earlier this week, Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Thursday. North Korea a year ago conducted dozens of missile launches and its sixth and l...More..

PNB scam: Supreme Court to hear plea of independent inquiry
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

PNB scam: Supreme Court to hear plea of independent inquiry

You can not insist on notice to the government, a bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra told advocate Vineet Dhanda, who had sought an independent probe and billionaire jeweller Nirav Modis deportation. Jus...More..

Conflict Between Most Senior Judges And Justice Arun Mishra Continues
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Conflict Between Most Senior Judges And Justice Arun Mishra Continues

Can a three-judge bench overrule a three-judge bench verdict? "You have to have proper judicial discipline for that", Justice Kurian pointed out. "It has to be referred to a larger bench in case of difference o...More..

Hadiya case; SC to continue hearing
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Hadiya case; SC to continue hearing

Ms. Hadiya, the 26-year-old Homeopathy student converted to Islam and subsequently married a Muslim man. She said after the Kerala High Court annulled the marriage, she was subjected to frightful torture and ...More..

World's largest brain tumour removed in India
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

World's largest brain tumour removed in India

Pal's tumour grew rapidly over the past one year. "The part of the tumour within the skull was removed by making an opening in the skull". Pal lost his vision after complaining of swelling in the scalp and head...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Daiwa Securities Group Inc. Increases Holdings in US Bancorp (USB)

The institutional investor held 1.05 million shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $56.05 million, down from 1.25M at the end of the previous reported quarter. The firm has "Neutral"...More..

Red Wine for stronger teeth
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Red Wine for stronger teeth

Red wine controls tooth cavities as well as the gum disease , according to the research that adds its potential benefits for human health to the previous research findings showing that a glass of red win...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Donald Trump Upstaged At School Shooting "Listening" Event By Father Of Victim

Eternity. My handsome daughter, I'm never going to see again. Amid ongoing protests, walkouts and calls-to-action across the country, Andrew Pollack - father of Meadow Pollack, one of those killed in the ev...More..

CBI arrests Punjab National Bank's General Manager-rank officer in fraud case
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

CBI arrests Punjab National Bank's General Manager-rank officer in fraud case

The officials, Bechhu Tiwari, Yashwant Joshi and Praful Sawant, working with Brady House branch of the bank in Mumbai , were arrested on Monday in connection with over 11 thousand crore rupee PNB scam . 11,...More..

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Trims Stake in Home Depot Inc (HD)
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Trims Stake in Home Depot Inc (HD)

The stock decreased 0.81% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $14.07. The Home Depot , Inc. (NYSE:HD) were released by: Blogs.Wsj.com and their article: "Stocks to Watch: WalMart, NXP, Rite Aid,...More..

School shooting suspect could lose public defender after reports of $800K inheritance
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

School shooting suspect could lose public defender after reports of $800K inheritance

A court-appointed attorney recommended the couple's two adoptive children, Nikolas Cruz and his brother, Zachary Cruz, receive $175,000 to be kept in a trust fund until adulthood, the report says. The brothers ...More..

Florida Lawmakers Declare Pornography a Public Health Crisis in the State
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Florida Lawmakers Declare Pornography a Public Health Crisis in the State

It later passed the resolution claiming that porn is risky. Florida lawmakers have declared pornography a public health risk in the Sunshine State. "If there is another mass shooting (in Florida) it's going...More..

Doctors can let Alfie Evans die, judge rules
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Doctors can let Alfie Evans die, judge rules

The ruling came after a hearing in Liverpool earlier this month in which Mr Evans as well as lawyers and doctors acting on the hospital's behalf provided evidence. "The system has worked against us", he said ...More..

Man jumps into lion's enclosure at Thiruvananthapuram Zoo
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Man jumps into lion's enclosure at Thiruvananthapuram Zoo

Reports say Murugan was reported missing by his family, who had recently put out advertisements in local newspapers. Just as he moves towards the edge of the camera's frame, seemingly looking for the lion, anot...More..

EJ Dionne: We are a failed state on gun violence
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

EJ Dionne: We are a failed state on gun violence

Last Wednesday 17 students and teachers were killed in a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, with a 19-year-old former student charged with the deadly rampage. Trump may also be interested in a Wa...More..

Broncos expected to place former starter Trevor Siemian on trade block
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Broncos expected to place former starter Trevor Siemian on trade block

The search for a franchise quarterback continues for the Denver Broncos . John Elway hasn't been shy about using the high-priced one-year lease in the past-creating significant drama in 2015 with Demaryius...More..

Beware! That Persistent Bloating Could Be Ovarian Cancer
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Beware! That Persistent Bloating Could Be Ovarian Cancer

The survey spoke to women across the United Kingdom and asked what they would do if they were "bloated regularly". If you think you have symptoms of ovarian cancer you should see your GP and they can carry ...More..

Southsouth PDP leaders vows to take over Fed Govt in 2019
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Southsouth PDP leaders vows to take over Fed Govt in 2019

He specifically singled out the former deputy chairman of the PDP, Alhaji Yusuf Aminu, from among those that defected saying, "we expected this to happen, he was discovered to be a mole that is why we suspended...More..

Victor Moses wins inaugural NFF Player of the Year
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Victor Moses wins inaugural NFF Player of the Year

Infantino as well as CAF president Ahmad were special guests at the awards. Present at the event were key political figures including Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, and his Delta state counterpart,...More..

Record-breaking spree earns King Kohli rare double in ICC ODI rankings
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Record-breaking spree earns King Kohli rare double in ICC ODI rankings

During West Indies tour of England in 1976, Richards scored 1045 runs amassing 829 runs in five Test matches and 216 runs in three ODIs. Watch this video to know about the news . "I feel proud as a...More..

New Treatment May Help Avert Serious Peanut Allergy
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

New Treatment May Help Avert Serious Peanut Allergy

Of the 496 patients ages 4 to 17 years old who received treatment in the phase 3 study, 67% of patients who took AR101 tolerated at least 600 mg of peanut protein with no more than mild symptoms, compared to ...More..

Trump Pushes 'Bump Stock' Ban Before Meeting With Florida Students, Teachers
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Trump Pushes 'Bump Stock' Ban Before Meeting With Florida Students, Teachers

Other Florida high school students also walked out in solidarity with the Parkland students on Tuesday to call for gun reforms. Given the death toll from the Las Vegas shooting-with some 58 people kill...More..

Alcohol use biggest preventable risk factor for dementia
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Alcohol use biggest preventable risk factor for dementia

Heavy drinking is defined as consuming, on average, four to five standard drinks per day for men and approximately three drinks per day for women, according to The World Health Organization (WHO). "By contrast,...More..

Dana plane overshoots runway in P'Harcourt
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Dana plane overshoots runway in P'Harcourt

She said, "A Dana aircraft numbered 9J0363, flying from Abuja to the Port Harcourt airport, has overshot the Port Harcourt runway". An aircraft overshoots the runway when it moves past a specified point uni...More..

Military honors three slain in shooting
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Military honors three slain in shooting

An army spokesman says they are being awarded the Medal of Heroism due to their courageous actions during the attack. "He was a JROTC Cadet who was last seen, in uniform, holding doors open and thus allowing ...More..

Gaurav Chopra ties knots with girlfriend Hitisha
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Gaurav Chopra ties knots with girlfriend Hitisha

Gaurav's bride Hitisha opted for a traditional handsome red lehenga while Gaurav chose to wear an off-white sherwani and enhanced his look with a maroon shawl. Mainly his relationship with Mouni Roy was ver...More..

Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz appears in court for hearing
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz appears in court for hearing

I have guns. I respect guns as long as they're handled properly, safely. James said their own son was at the school when a S.W.A.T. officer called James, trying to locate Cruz. Sabadini said he ended up bre...More..

Florida school shooting survivor Emma Gonzalez slams politicians, NRA in emotional speech
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Florida school shooting survivor Emma Gonzalez slams politicians, NRA in emotional speech

We did. We know that they are claiming mental health issues, and I am not a psychologist, but we need to pay attention to the fact that this was not just a mental health issue. Cruz was investigated by Florida'...More..

Farooq bows down to opponent group over Senate tickets
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Farooq bows down to opponent group over Senate tickets

He announced that there will be an intra-party election on Feb 18, recalling that he had saved the party from disintegrating in August previous year. Speaking at a press conference, Deputy Convener of the Bah...More..