Health


India's economic growth slows to lowest in more than 2 years
- May 31, 2017

Analysts were expecting that the new IIP and WPI series will push up GDP numbers as the base year now stands at 2011-12 instead of 2004-05. The GDP data for the last quarter was expected to get a boost from the revision in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) and Wholesale Price Index (WPI) series to the 2011-12 base. (more...)
UN aid chief in Yemen warns of cholera rise without more aid UN aid chief in Yemen warns of cholera rise without more aid
- May 31, 2017

Some 19 million out of the country's 28 million population are in dire need of humanitarian aid and many of whom are reported to be on the brink of starvation. Cheikh Ahmed said that during his recent visit to the region he made clear to both parties that the spread of fighting to Hodeida would threaten the flow of desperately needed food and medical supplies and lead to "a devastating loss of civilian life and infrastructure". (more...)
Turkey will act if Syria Kurds attack Turkey will act if Syria Kurds attack
- May 31, 2017

The clip shows Erdogan emerging from a vehicle to watch the melee before heading inside the Turkish ambassador's residence. Multiple videos taken at the scene by Voice of America show that supporters of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan initiated the violence with one supporter shoving a female protester to the ground. (more...)
Florida officials confirm 7 cases of canine influenza Florida officials confirm 7 cases of canine influenza
- May 31, 2017

The University of Florida has confirmed seven cases with six additional cases pending. The virus has been in the United States since 2015, but officials note this is the first time it has been confirmed in the Sunshine State. Canine influenza is a contagious respiratory disease in dogs caused by specific Type A influenza viruses known to infect dogs. Symptoms of dog flu are fever, decreased appetite and lethargy, and many dogs recover without complications, though some need hospitalization. (more...)
Captain and coach will not always be on same page: Gavaskar Captain and coach will not always be on same page: Gavaskar
- May 31, 2017

The rift between some players and the coach was not shot down by captain Virat Kohli when he conducted his first interview when the team arrived in the United Kingdom to defend their Champions Trophy. It's not from a single source, to say the least. One year coaching tenure is a ludicrous thing to do. "Everyone works hard equally, if not more than the other person", he added. (more...)
UK PM May's lead narrows slightly to 12 points: ICM poll
- May 31, 2017

On social care, Corbyn said £2bn per year would go to cover the "immediate crisis" and promised £800mln towards pension credit for the so-called Waspi women who have missed out as a result of the increase in the state pension age. "Having failed to explain the cost of the pledge to offer free childcare to cover all two-year-olds on BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour , Corbyn has now explained it will amount to "£5.3 billion a year by the end of the next parliament". (more...)
Election 2017: Labour 'clear' on independence referendum opposition Election 2017: Labour 'clear' on independence referendum opposition
- May 31, 2017

She seized on the problems that Theresa May has had over the past two weeks... "Brexit must not simply be imposed on Scotland no matter how damaging it turns out to be", the manifesto stated, adding that the 2016 Scottish election result that returned the SNP to power in an alliance with the Green Party "delivered the democratic mandate for an independence referendum in these circumstances". (more...)
Election 2017: Scottish Liberal Democrats vow to create 'united' country Election 2017: Scottish Liberal Democrats vow to create 'united' country
- May 31, 2017

The nationalists argue that Brexit is a game-changer. She seized on the problems that Theresa May has had over the past two weeks... Its election manifesto , published today, says that SNP MPs in Westminster "will always vote to protect the health service in all parts of the United Kingdom from privatisation - as any moves to privatise the NHS in England could lead to the erosion of the budget that is available to Scotland ". (more...)
Sri Lanka runs to rescue flood victims as death toll increases
- May 31, 2017

The weather has begun to clear, and numerous more than 100,000 people who evacuated over the weekend had returned home to begin clearing debris and mud from their waterlogged homes. Sri Lanka has appealed for worldwide assistance in the wake of the disaster. Soldiers have recovered 12 bodies, including those of two women and a child dug out on Monday. (more...)
5 talking points ahead of the British and Irish Lions tour 5 talking points ahead of the British and Irish Lions tour
- May 31, 2017

I have never ended up with a Test team that I thought about early on. On board the plane, the stars looked to be enjoying themselves as they smiled and offered thumbs up to the camera before the long-haul flight to New Zealand . I think it's a reason why they've gone for Warren Gatland, a man who knows how to make a Lions team work, a man not afraid of making a big selection call, a man who understands the Kiwi psyche and who know he will need to come across with humility, a quality ... (more...)
Tobacco kills 7 million a year, wreaks environmental havoc Tobacco kills 7 million a year, wreaks environmental havoc
- May 31, 2017

In the Philippines, where President Duterte recently signed an executive order restricting smoking, some 240 people daily are recorded killed owing to tobacco-related alments. Bangladesh must prioritise and accelerate tobacco control efforts as part of the response to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, for tobacco control is more than a health issue; it is a matter that should be taken seriously for the development, future and prosperity of Bangladesh. (more...)
Community Health Systems (CYH) Bonds Rise 1.9% During Trading
- May 31, 2017

The stock subtracted in the prior trading session by -1.47%, closing at the stock price of $9.36. About 2.21M shares traded. It is down 10.42% since May 30, 2016 and is uptrending. ( NYSE CBU ) opened at 54.51 on Tuesday. Pnc Fincl Svcs Grp accumulated 5,364 shares. Pinebridge Invests Limited Partnership reported 47,990 shares stake. (more...)
White House pushes back on Russian Federation allegations
- May 31, 2017

Trump is reported to have become increasingly frustrated with the White House communications department in the wake of FBI investigations into whether his campaign officials colluded with Russian Federation in order to swing the November vote in his favour. (more...)
FSU Tops UNC for 2017 ACC Baseball Championship After 8th-Inning Rally
- May 31, 2017

And Drew Mendoza's homer in the seventh inning pulled the Seminoles to within one. It would not be all you would hear from the freshman on the day. UNC managed just seven hits, and the Seminoles won for the sixth straight game after scoring five runs in the eighth inning en route to a 7-3 victory in the ACC championship game. (more...)
Climate change keeps you awake Climate change keeps you awake
- May 31, 2017

Climate change may keep you awake-and not just metaphorically. The researchers worked out the cost to sleep patterns across the United States and said the findings could be applied to other temperate countries across the world. What they found was alarming, if the temperature rose even just one degree above the local average the result would be three additional nights of unpleasant sleep. (more...)
ISRO to launch satellite for better internet connectivity in India ISRO to launch satellite for better internet connectivity in India
- May 31, 2017

If the human venture materialises, India would become only the fourth country after Russian Federation, the U.S. and China to have a human space flight programme. The success of GSLV would also provide ISRO the muscle and technology to achieve its manned mission target. GSAT-19 also carries a miniaturised heat pipe, fibre optic gyro, Micro Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS) accelerometer, Ku-band TTC transponder, as well an indigenous Lithium-ion Battery. (more...)
'71 Lions revolutionised New Zealand rugby
- May 31, 2017

Less than two minutes into the match Lions captain Brian O'Driscoll was caught in a pincer tackle by All Blacks captain Tana Umaga and hooker Keven Mealamu, lifted and heavily slammed into the ground. "And while they might not have the stats to match, I believe and have faith they'll kick the ones that matter". We spoke to some grandparents in a rest home, and we we went to a kindergarten for the day in Queenstown - we wanted to get a sense of rugby's place in everyone's lives, not just the ... (more...)
Proteas wary of a flat top against England
- May 31, 2017

Apart from Mehedi Hasan (24), Sunzamul Islam (18) and Mushfiqur Rahim (13), none of the Bangladeshi batsmen could stand the hostile fast bowling of the Indian pacers, especially Bhuvaneshwar kumar (3/13 in five overs) and Umesh Yadav (3/13 in five overs). (more...)
Why to Keeping Eye on Chevron Corporation (CVX), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)? Why to Keeping Eye on Chevron Corporation (CVX), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)?
- May 31, 2017

The stock increased 0.23% or $0.1 on May 26, reaching $42.67. About 671,992 shares traded. Tenet Healthcare Corp (NYSE:THC) has declined 36.81% since May 30, 2016 and is downtrending. Outfitter Limited invested in 0.27% or 5,853 shares. Chevron (NYSE:CVX) last posted its earnings results on Friday, April 28th. Cutler Counsel Ltd owns 90,482 shares. (more...)
Did Donald Trump just shove aside another world leader? Did Donald Trump just shove aside another world leader?
- May 31, 2017

Mr Trump appeared to have been talking to Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orbán before the now infamous "shove", who can be seen smiling at the US President until he stands directly in front of him, excluding Mr Orbán from the group's conversation. (more...)

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