Vegetarian and Mediterranean diets equally as effective in weight loss, study

Half the group started on a Mediterranean diet, while the other started on a lacto-ovo-vegetarian diet, which eliminates meat and fish but includes eggs and dairy. The Mediterranean diet includes poultry, fish and some red meat as well as fruits, v... More..

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Patrick Brown ends bid to reclaim Ont. Tory leadership
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Patrick Brown ends bid to reclaim Ont. Tory leadership

His departure plunged the Tories into chaos and triggered a leadership race just months before a provincial election. He outlined all the candidates in his statement and outlined how each are in a position to d...More..

Canada's opposition would recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Canada's opposition would recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital

A U.S. State Department spokesman told JTA that the Jerusalem Embassy initially will be housed in the southern Jerusalem building in Arnona neighbourhood, on a compound that now houses the consular operations...More..

Handset confirmed for March 27 launch with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Handset confirmed for March 27 launch with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset

However, that is a price you have to pay for a device that looks as premium as the Mi Mix 2S. The Mi Mix 2S will continue the Mix series' identity of offering bold designs. On this version of the benchmark, ...More..

New Zealand's PM asked about baby's conception date in 'sexist' interview
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

New Zealand's PM asked about baby's conception date in 'sexist' interview

The interview was widely criticized online by social media users who said Wooley's questions were "sexist" and "not at all relevant". In one instance, reporter Charles Wooley tells Ardern he has never met a...More..

Dawlat's hat-trick sinks Windies in warm-up game
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Dawlat's hat-trick sinks Windies in warm-up game

For Ireland to succeed - by finishing in the top two - would mean the West Indies or Afghanistan (or possibly both) failing, with potentially disastrous ramifications for the sport. The Asians, whose stock ha...More..

Delhi Chief Secretary assault case: Discrepancy found in CCTV footage
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Delhi Chief Secretary assault case: Discrepancy found in CCTV footage

This shows they were part of the conspiracy", the association had said. The entry and exit timing submitted by the defence tot he court is that Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash entered at around 11:24 pm and l...More..

George Will: Court has chance to correct itself on coerced union fees
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

George Will: Court has chance to correct itself on coerced union fees

Detroit Board of Education , labor bosses are allowed to collect compulsory dues, or fair-share fees, from public employees since union negotiators represent all government workers for purposes of collective ba...More..

Here's everyone who has been confirmed for 'Big Little Lies' Season 2
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Here's everyone who has been confirmed for 'Big Little Lies' Season 2

Meryl Streep (The Post) will be introduced in the season as Mary Louise Wright , the mother to Alexander Skarsgard's Perry Wright from the first season who is searching for answers about what really happened ...More..

Ex-S.Korean president deserves 30 years in jail, prosecutors say
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Ex-S.Korean president deserves 30 years in jail, prosecutors say

They are also seeking a 118.5 billion Won ($110.2 million) fine for Park. They added Park became the first-ever Korean president to be impeached "and left an indelible stain on the Constitutional history" of ...More..

Oil output curbs may be eased in 2019: Al Falih
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Oil output curbs may be eased in 2019: Al Falih

Both contracts earlier rose to their highest since February 7. Nevertheless, if USA crude exports were once again higher than expected, that could provide price support for oil futures, according to analy...More..

Meghalaya, Nagaland go to polls on Tuesday
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Meghalaya, Nagaland go to polls on Tuesday

Fighting to retain power in Meghalaya , Congress has been reduced to a point of near-oblivion in Tripura and Nagaland. In Meghalaya, election for the Williamnagar seat was countermanded after suspected mil...More..

Mid week utter cold, Snow onslaught from east then the southwest
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Mid week utter cold, Snow onslaught from east then the southwest

The Met Office , which has issued an amber warning - meaning there is apotential risk to life - said heavy snow showers are expected to batter the North East, North West, Yorkshire, East Midlands, East of Engl...More..

Oyegun's tenure extended — APC
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Oyegun's tenure extended — APC

It was also gathered that the caucus would also deliberate on the viability or otherwise of a tenure extension for the current National Working Committee. and the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting, tom...More..

High Court Says Immigrants Can Be Detained Indefinitely
by | Wednesday, February 28, 2018

High Court Says Immigrants Can Be Detained Indefinitely

But they ruled on the law rather than the Constitution, which could give the challengers another chance to win their case in lower courts. "No one disputes that countries across the world believe that they ...More..

Koreas to hold talks on Paralympics participation
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Koreas to hold talks on Paralympics participation

According to Mr Moon's office, he said North Korea was "very willing" to hold talks with the US. Meanwhile, the closing ceremonies emphasized the "human spirit of perseverance" and capped the 23rd Olympic Win...More..

A polar plunge for a good cause
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

A polar plunge for a good cause

Those courageous enough to run into the icy waters raise money by collecting pledges from family and friends. "It was worth it to courageous the frigid cold", said Levine, "for some fun and, more importantly,...More..

15 women sentenced to death for belonging to IS
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

15 women sentenced to death for belonging to IS

The verdicts were issued by the Central Criminal Court in Baghdad after it was proven that the 16 Turkish women belonged to the Islamic State. One of the women reportedly told the judge she had fought I...More..

Winter Olympics: South Korea brings curtain down on 'Peace Games'
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Winter Olympics: South Korea brings curtain down on 'Peace Games'

The visit by Kim Yong Chol , heading an eight-member delegation that crossed the Demilitarised Zone Sunday morning, is the final piece of the Games-led diplomacy that has dominated headlines from Pyeongchang a...More..

FBI Releases Names In NCAA Basketball Corruption Scandal
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

FBI Releases Names In NCAA Basketball Corruption Scandal

Since departing PSU, he has played pro basketball overseas in France, Belgium and Turkey, and most recently in New Zealand. A separate document from Miller's agency included in the Yahoo report has an allocatio...More..

United States to wait and see about North Korea talks
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

United States to wait and see about North Korea talks

The United States and Japan, however, have pledged to continue maximizing pressure on North Korea , as Pyongyang is still vowing to continue its ballistic missile and nuclear development programs. If this fail...More..

Ivanka Trump Cold-Shoulders N.Korean Official at Olympics
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Ivanka Trump Cold-Shoulders N.Korean Official at Olympics

The two Koreas have engaged in a flurry of sports diplomacy since North Korean leader Kim Jong-un extended a rare olive branch to Seoul in his New Year's Day message. "There is a need for the United States to...More..

Three Dead After Severe Weather Hits Arkansas and Kentucky
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Three Dead After Severe Weather Hits Arkansas and Kentucky

John Combs, 79, was outside the home when the tornado hit, and he suffered minor injuries. That man's name has not yet been released. Authorities in western Kentucky say they've found a body inside a subm...More..

Ivanka Trump tours Winter Olympics draped in Team USA garb
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Ivanka Trump tours Winter Olympics draped in Team USA garb

Choe Kang Il, a senior North Korean diplomat handling affairs with the United States , was also part of the delegation, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported, citing Seoul officials. A blacklisted Nort...More..

Japan: police finds missing woman's detached head
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Japan: police finds missing woman's detached head

The disembodied head of an unidentified Japanese woman was found inside Yevgeniy Vasilievich Bayraktar's vacation rental in Osaka Saturday, says local news site Asahi . "My son's dream was to marry a Japanese ...More..

Florida to launch probe into police response to school shooting
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Florida to launch probe into police response to school shooting

Both agencies were reportedly warned that the suspected shooter, 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz , could pose a threat prior to the shooting . Lastly, Israel said Hager was wrong to criticize the sheriff's offic...More..

Narendra Modi's Mann Ki Baat: New India possible only through women empowerment
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Narendra Modi's Mann Ki Baat: New India possible only through women empowerment

India is now moving from women development towards women-led development, he said. The Sena in an editorial in party mouthpiece Saamana alleged that Nirav Modi, who is at the centre of the scandal, had been a g...More..

1 dead after Gaza boat enters restricted area
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

1 dead after Gaza boat enters restricted area

The suspect was seriously wounded in the incident, and later died. The union and his family named the dead man as 18-year-old Ismail Saleh Abu Reyala. According to the Times of Israel, a half of some 4,000 Ga...More..

United Airlines, Delta are latest big names to cut ties with NRA
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

United Airlines, Delta are latest big names to cut ties with NRA

The mega-shipper's main link to the group is through the NRA Business Alliance, which offers members up to 26% discounts on their package costs. First National Bank of Omaha on Thursday pledged to stop issu...More..

Papua New Guinea hit by powerful magnitude 7.5 natural disaster
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Papua New Guinea hit by powerful magnitude 7.5 natural disaster

The quake hit PNG's mountainous interior and United States scientists said there was no tsunami threat. The US Geological Survey said the quake hit about 90 kilometres southwest of Porgera on Monday morning. ...More..