The fact-finding mission is investigating whether the violence in Myanmar falls under genocide. "Everything is done through Facebook in Myanmar...it was used to convey public messages but we know that the ultra-nationalist Buddhists have their own Facebooks and are really inciting a lot of violence and a lot of hatred against the Rohingya or other ethnic minorities", she said.
Anyone can Google about it. "It is tragic as well as comic for me". He has repeatedly said he was being framed by the agencies at the instance of the government. The court further asked the CBI court, which would hear CBI's plea for extension of Karti Chidambaram's remand, to pass an order without being influenced by the high court's view.
The lacklustre cricket on display was matched by a lack of interest from the local populace, empty stands greeting India for the first time in years in a limited-overs match. The openers, Kusal Mendis and Danushka Gunathilaka, began well but failed to make a substantial contribution, something they will look to change tomorrow.
Years of double-digit percentage growth have given China the world's second-largest defence budget after the United States, which is in a class of its own with a proposed budget of $716 billion for next year. Chinese government officials released a budget document Monday that showed the government's plan to spend about $175 billion across all branches of the People's Liberation Army.
It's the first at-home BRCA1/BRCA2 screening tool to be approved for use in the United States, and could significantly raise the number of people aware of having the cancer-related mutations. Those decisions should be based on confirmatory tests and genetic counselling. The FDA today granted authorization for a direct-to-consumer test for a highly selected group of cancer-associated BRCA mutations.
Annual deaths dropped from nearly 3 percent to just over 1 percent of kids hospitalized for opioid reactions. But in the same time frame, the total number of hospitalizations almost doubled: from 797 in the first three years of the study to 1,504 in the last three years.
All foods made in that factory will have to be recalled and removed from consumer's shelves‚ said the National Consumer Commission. The department of health has announced that polony products from the Enterprise food production facility in Limpopo, Polokwane, are the source of the deadly listeriosis outbreak .
Annmarie Jacobs says her daughter Emma texted that her teacher had turned the lights off at Dalton High School , in Georgia , US, and told the students to sit in a corner. Steve Tarvin, R-Chickamauga ( Georgia ) said shortly after word of the shooting started to spread at the state Capitol in Atlanta. Bartloo said he has known Davidson since he was employed by the district and described him as an "excellent teacher" who was "well thought of".
While many people feel self-conscious about their varicose veins, enlarged and twisted veins that form just under the skin, the study suggests they could also put your health at serious risk . Also, some varicose veins patients may have been misclassified into the group without the condition, as not all women notify their doctors when the veins appear.
Following the complaint, the CBI carried out searches at multiple locations in Delhi, Hapur and Noida in UP. This includes the alleged involvement of a Delhi-based jeweller, who has been accused of defrauding the OBC to the tune of about Rs 390 crore through Letters of Credit, apparently a modus operadi similar to Nirav Modi's.
Law enforcement already has tools to keep track of the movement of guns across state borders, said Greene County Sheriff Greg Seeley. The group will create the nation's first Regional Gun Violence Research Consortium to study the causes and effects of gun violence.
First National Bank of Omaha announced Thursday it would not renew a contract with the group to issue NRA-branded Visa credit cards. Delta and United said Saturday that they will end their discount programs for members of the NRA.
In a commentary in the journal , Sagar Parikh from the University of MI in the US and Sidney Kennedy from the University of Toronto in Canada pointed out that three drugs scored best for efficacy and tolerability: agomelatine, escitalopram, and vortioxetine.
Inhalation of these metals has been linked to lung, liver, immune, cardiovascular and brain damage , and even cancers. The heating coils inside e-cigarette devices can leak toxic metals including lead - and the metals are found in the vapour inhaled by users, a new study has found.
New research has shown a strong link between heavy drinking and developing early-onset dementia. To investigate the relationship further, Rehm and his colleagues analyzed hospital records of more than 1 million adults in France who were diagnosed with dementia between 2008 and 2013.
By the way, for the period 2016 cases, there were 5 273 citizens, reports the website of the European office of the world health organization. Despite the increase in the number of cases of the virus Ireland does not feature in the top 15 countries hit by large outbreaks.
Her victory Tuesday is the latest in a series of Democratic triumphs in special elections across the country over the past year. Ben Self, the chairman of the Kentucky Democratic Party, said in a statement that Belcher's blowout victory "is a great indication of the wave of excitement felt by Democrats throughout the state of Kentucky".
This year the influenza A and influenza B activity peaks were relatively close together leading to the surge in activity that we have seen over the last couple of weeks. The child passed away sometime between February 4-10. The authors note that they studied only people who were sick enough to come to the doctor and get tested.
Google's AI can now predict the risk of heart disease by looking at the patient's eye . Comparing the image of the fundus in two patients, one of whom within the next 5 years suffered a heart attack , Google's algorithm learned to determine the risk with an accuracy of 70%.
On Thursday a new allegation came to light that a worker fired by Oxfam over sexual misconduct allegations in Haiti was rehired later the same year by the charity . Earlier this week, Mordaunt's predecessor as global development secretary Priti Patel said she had faced a lack of support from DfID officials when she had tried to ensure accountability on aid effectiveness and allegations sexual abuse of adults and children.
The flu can be especially risky for those with weakened immune systems, such as the elderly, sick or very young. However, this year the United States is seeing pneumonia and influenza-related illnesses take the lives of people not in the expected age range and who seem healthy overall.
The 13 September, 2008, serial blasts in Delhi killed 30 people and injured several others. After a chase of almost 10 years, a key operative of the Indian Mujahideen wanted in the Batla House encounter case has been arrested by the special cell of the Delhi police.
OxyContin has always been the world's top-selling opioid painkiller, bringing in billions in sales for privately held Purdue, which also sells a newer and longer-lasting opioid drug called Hysingla. "We would have more success in encouraging cautious prescribing if drug companies stopped promoting aggressive prescribing", he told the Times. Alabama last Tuesday became the latest state to file a lawsuit accusing the private CT company of fueling the US epidemic by misrepresenting the risks ...
Apple stores and retailers such as BestBuy start selling the speaker today. Amazon and Google have had longer to establish voice recognition in their devices, thus it is perhaps not surprising that the Apple HomePod is inferior in quality here.
The scientists managed to take immature eggs from ovary tissue and grow some of them to full maturity in vitro. Previous studies had developed mouse eggs to produce live offspring, but this is the first a time a human egg has been matured from its earliest stage of development.