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Myanmar's AIDS-related deaths decline 52% in 6 years


Deaths linked to AIDS have dropped by half in the past decade, according to a new report . Under the report Ending AIDS: progress towards the 90-90-90, revealed taht in India, only 49 per cent of patients were on Antiretroviral therapy (ART) in 2016.The coverage of pregnant women living with HIV accessing antiretroviral medicines is 41 per cent and for children it is a mere 33 per cent. Read More »

Qatar crisis strains Saudi-led Arab alliance in Yemen war


Although the UNHCR said the number of civilian casualties is still being verified, initial reports point to " at least 20 deaths, including that of women and children ". Save the Children has warned that if the United Nations fails to include Saudi-led coalition on this year's list, it will set a unsafe precedent for other conflicts around the world. Read More »

Artificial Sweeteners Do Not Help You Lose Weight


Artificial sweeteners are found in a plethora of products from cough syrups to salad dressings, but new research claims that the sugar alternative could actually lead to weight gain. Admittedly, both reviewed studies do have their strengths and weaknesses. They concluded that artificial sweeteners had no significant effect on body mass index (BMI) in the randomized control trials. Read More »

American Doctor Meets with Charlie Gard's Medical Team


Michio Hirano , a neurologist at New York's Columbia University Medical Center. However, despite his credibility among British doctors and scientists, many NHS medical staff regard his intervention as unhelpful. Hirano's visit was organised during a court hearing last week after he testified the treatment was worth a try. On Thursday, Hirano told Justice Nicholas Francis that the baby's MRI scan did not necessarily indicate structural damage to the brain. Read More »

Maryam Nawaz forged documents, used font not available in 2006: JIT


Sharif in a statement after meeting his cabinet in the Pakistani capital Islamabad on Thursday described the probe as "slander". The meeting was to map out the strategy for Sharif family's legal defence in the apex court by challenging the JIT report, The Express Tribune reported citing sources. Read More »

Showtime's Stephen Espinoza: It wasn't me who silenced Conor McGregor's microphone


He also hit out at "Money" and the lack of it amid tax fraud allegations with the IRS. McGregor, who celebrates his 29th birthday tomorrow, repeated his comment during yesterday's Toronto press conference. Throughout the Irishman's stand-off with the UFC over media obligations a year ago, which saw " The Notorious " pulled from the UFC 200 fight card, it became clear that McGregor is not afraid of clashing with higher-ups. Read More »

What is best for baby Charlie Gard?


A BBC news crew filming reporter Keith Doyle, who was covering the Charlie Gard case at the High Court, captured the moment a man ran across their shot and into the path of a bus . "Today is a victory for poor Charlie and Chris and Connie over Great Ormond Street Hospital", Foster said after the judge ruled. Charlie's mother told Sky that she wants the judges to "listen", to experts who say the treatment might help. Read More »

Imran asks PM Nawaz to resign following JIT report


The Panama JIT members arrived at the court amid tight security along with a box believed to be containing the investigation report and evidences collected by them during 60-day long investigation. The report added there was a "significant gap/disparity" between the declared sources of income and wealth accumulated by Sharif, his sons Hassan Nawaz and Hussain Nawaz and his daughter Maryam Nawaz . Read More »

Raptors expect to waive newly-acquired Justin Hamilton


Carroll , who played for the Jazz two seasons from 2011-13, averaged 8.9 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.0 assists for the Raptors past year while starting all 72 games he played. The Indiana Pacers have continued to strip away at their core. Joseph will compete with Darren Collison for the position . The big question now is what do the Raptors do at small forward? Raptors point guard Cory Joseph will head back to IN in the deal. Read More »

Acid Attack Victim, who met UP CM Yogi Adityanath, Attacked Again


While Kumar heads Dynamic Action Group, a well-known Dalit rights group in UP, Darapuri is a former IPS officer associated with the Budelkhand Dalit Sena. "On Monday afternoon, I reached the Press Club to find heavy police force deployed there". Police said a formal complaint is yet to be registered as the family is yet to give a complaint. Read More »

Small plane crashes near California airport, 2 people injured


The Cessna clipped the back of truck as it came down, but the vehicle only suffered minor damage and neither the driver nor anyone else on the ground was injured. They were doing everything that they could to help the people that were hurt", Corsaro said. John Wayne Airport tweeted that the nearby freeway has been closed in both directions "due to debris on the roadway". Read More »

Key stages of this year's Tour de France


Porte is one of the class time trial riders in the field and if he is at the pointy end of the overall standings, this could mean to him what the Grenoble time trial meant for Cadel Evans six years ago. said, "Today, our followers want to be immersed in the event". Reigning champion Chris Froome and leading rival Richie Porte are both strong time triallists. Read More »

Severe threat reduced for tonight's storms


A few severe storms to impact southeast Colorado today. "Damaging winds and large hail will remain the primary threats, though with multiple rounds of thunderstorms, locally heavy rainfall is also possible", the weather service said. The main threats are damaging winds between 50 and 80 miles per hour and large hail. According to a broadcast report to the National Weather Service, more than one-thousand customers lost power in Scottsbluff, with several trees snapped in half during strong ... Read More »

NEET 2017 Results: Nada Fatima, 02 others from Kerala among top 25


A total of 6,11,539 students from India and overseas including five transgenders have qualified the medical entrance examination which was held on May 7. Candidates can download their NEET 2017 result by visiting the link below as well. Immediately after the apex court's order, CBSE hosted the OMR answer sheets and have time to make challenges if they found any discrepancy in the responses made by them. Read More »

Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after US downed jet

A US F-15E fighter jet shot down a pro-Syrian regime drone near At Tanf, Syria, on Monday, two U.S. officials told CNN , the third downing of a pro-regime aircraft this month. Syrian military officers described it as a major achievement that boosts the coordination of border security between Iraq and Syria. This is not the first time the US -led coalition shut down a regime drone. Read More »

Republicans Divided as Trump Reverses Some Obama Cuba Policy

Still, Trump's action allowed him to claim credit for taking a tough stand while leaving in place numerous changes made by Obama, which polls have shown are broadly supported, including by most Republicans. "Officially, today, they are rejected". "Effective immediately, I am cancelling the last administration's completely one-sided deal with Cuba ", Trump said at the Manuel Artime Theatre. Read More »

Boeing unveils plans for new version of 737 Max


President Donald Trump. U.S. President Donald Trump has called North Atlantic Treaty Organisation obsolete and excoriated European allies last month for not spending enough on their own defenses. Airbus announced the first big deal of the week: a firm order for 100 single-aisle A320neo planes by General Electric's aircraft leasing arm, GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS). Read More »

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Accused NSA Leaker Reality Winner


Winner's mother, Billie Winner-Davis, told the AP that she fears "they're going to try to make an example out of her because of the political climate right now". Winner posted on Twitter as Sara Winners but didn't seem too concerned with concealing her identity. "My client is innocent until proven guilty and we plan to enter a plea of not guilty", Winner's attorney, Titus Nichols, told NBC News. Read More »

LSU wins 16th straight, 14-4 over MSU, clinches CWS berth


Hess struck out leadoff hitter Hunter Stovall on three pitches to send The Box into a frenzy. Poche walked a batter, gave up a two-run homer to Harrison Bragg high over the left field wall, then walked the bases loaded. To make up for it, in his last at-bat, Cole Freeman doubled down the left field line to score two runs. "We know if we're going to the seventh inning or the eighth inning with the lead, it doesn't matter because we're about to get their best bullet". Read More »

GST Council cuts rates for 66 items

SIMA appealed for classifying all textile job works under 5 per cent GST rate to enable the job workers to take the input tax credit (ITC) on other inputs. Pratik Jain, Partner and Leader Indirect Tax , PwC, said: "Increasing the composition scheme limit to Rs 75 lakh from Rs 50 lakh will provide relief to many more small businesses, though service providers (except restaurants) continue to remain outside the ambit of composition levy". Read More »

Coroner identifies body found in river as ex-Bills WR James Hardy


In the reports, Hardy was restrained by three officers and would not cooperate leading to his arrest . Police have launched an investigation into the death. A standout at IN who first joined the school to play basketball, Hardy still holds the Hoosiers' records for career receptions, yards and touchdown catches. Read More »

US Asks Endo to Pull Opana ER Painkiller From Market

The move marks the first time the agency has called for the removal of an opioid painkiller for public health reasons and comes after a panel of advisers concluded in March that the drug's benefits did not outweigh the risks. Opana ER, a potent extended-release opioid, was approved by the FDA for pain management in 2006. "When we determined that the product had unsafe unintended consequences, we made a decision to request its withdrawal from the market", Woodcock added in a statement. Read More »

Do You Have 'Social Jet Lag?'


Furthermore, for every hour of sleep thrown off by social jet lag , one's likelihood of suffering from heart disease increased by 11 percent. The team analyzed responses from 984 adults between the ages of 22 and 60 years who had completed a sleep questionnaire which asked them about their habitual bedtimes and wake times. Read More »

ICC Champions Trophy: Wahab Riaz ruled out with ankle injury

The atmosphere around the ground was electric though the day began on a sombre note with players of both teams observing a minute's silence for the people killed in the London Bridge terrorist attack. "We don't run well enough between wickets", he lamented. New batsman Shoaib Malik did loft Jadeja for a straight six. "The tactic was perplexing for me since the match wasn't being played in the UAE!" Yadav finished things off with two wickets in three balls by removing Mohammed Amir ... Read More »

CBSE Class 10th Results 2017 Declared Today Check At cbseresults


Out of the 228 students who appeared for the exams from Indian School Salalah, 56 students secured the cumulative grade point average of 10 by securing (A1) in five subjects. According to the Date Sheet released on the CBSE website, Class X and Class XII both exams began together on March 09, 2017. And now, Board has released the Class 10th Exam Results on 11 am on 03rd June 2017. Read More »

How to watch Ariana Grande's Manchester concert Sunday

It will air from 6.55pm BST to 10pm BST on Sunday June 4. Proceeds from tickets sold will go to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund set up to aid grieving families and victims of the attack. The event will take place at a stadium only four miles from the arena where the attack occurred. Ariana Grande was spotted at Stansted Airport on Friday with her parents and boyfriend, Mac Miller. Read More »

Argentina Unveiled Jorge Sampaoli As New Manager


Argentina's new soccer coach Jorge Sampaoli holds up a jersey featuring his name at the end of a press conference in Buenos Aires , Argentina, Thursday, June 1, 2017. "We want the most genuine and pleasant version of the best player in the world, we want him happy here", Sampaoli said, adding that he'd spoken with Messi in recent days. Read More »

WHO assembly set to choose next chief among 3 candidates


The third candidate from Pakistan, Dr. Sania Nishtar , got eliminated in the first round. In his final pitch for why he should lead the WHO, Tedros emphasized his experience as Ethiopia's health minister , overseeing the expansion of basic health services across the country. Read More »

Trudeau in private Vatican audience with Pope Francis


Trudeau and the Argentinian pontiff had "cordial discussions" during their 36-minute private meeting , the Vatican said in a statement . Pope Francis also expressed his enthusiasm for working with the prime minister and the Canadian bishops on finding a way forward on the issue of an apology, as recommended by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Read More »

Government says 'No' to bilateral cricket with Pakistan


It seemed a mere formality that Kumble's contract will be renewed when the time came but things have gone out of plan as far as India's leading Test wicket-taker is concerned. PTI had earlier quoted a source as saying that the two cricketing bodies have made a decision to hold talks to figure out a solution. "The consensus is that before the matter is sent to thedisputes resolution committee the two boards should hold talksand try to work out a solution". Read More »

LSU, Arkansas to meet for SEC baseball title


Antoine Duplantis singled to load the bases. HOOVER, Ala . | Greg Deichmann homered twice to help LSU beat SC 11-0 on Saturday in the Southeastern Conference tournament semifinals. Arkansas outfielder Dominic Fletcher said the Hogs are eager to take on LSU again after losing two of three at home to the Tigers. The victory was the seventh of the season for Walker. Read More »

CBSE Class 12th results: Students, parents gherao CBSE office


Discussing his school report , Vidyasagar principal DC Sharma shared tremendous improvement in school's performance. Last year 15,309 schools were registered and this year 16,363 schools were registered for the board examinations. Sources in Velammal Vidyalaya said that the school had achieved 100 % results similar to past year. Of 14,818 foreign students who registered with the CBSE , 92.02 per cent passed. Read More »

Some life sentences against Lee Boyd Malvo overturned


The court concluded that while the convictions would stand, the life sentences would be tossed out, and Malvo would be resentenced. Malvo was 17 when he and co-defendant John Allen Muhammad are alleged to have committed the sniper attacks. Read More »

A veterinary clinic in Dublin is hiring a professional 'cat cuddler'


The clinic, called Just Cats Veterinary Clinic and Cattery, is Dublin's only veterinary establishment just for cats (there are no dogs allowed). The clinic shared the job advertisement on Facebook where, unsurprisingly, it went down a storm with cat-lovers. But if you're still dying to cuddle cats and kittens, you're in luck. Read More »

Obama-era rule on financial advisers to go forward, for now


The rule was originally supposed to be implemented April 10. But, under the rule, plan sponsors will need to determine whether the person advising their retirement plan is also acting as a fiduciary. However, the debate over the matter has alerted consumers to the fact that those selling them retirement products might not, in fact, have their best interests in mind, something many have said they assumed to have been the case all along. Read More »

No fruit juice until the age of one, doctors warn


If parents choose to offer some juice to their older children, 100 percent juice that is fresh or reconstituted juice is OK, Ms. Montgomery said . "What happens is, the kid then gets used to all the sugar, and then they won't drink water". Read More »

Foot And Leg Amputations Risk Linked To Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Drug Invokana


Consumers who are taking canagliflozin to treat their type 2 diabetes are being warned that the drug carries an increased risk of leg and foot amputations. Among almost 6,000 patients receiving canagliflozin in the two trials, rates of amputations were 5.9 and 7.5 per 1,000 patient-years, compared with 2.8 and 4.2 per 1,000 patient-years in the placebo groups. Read More »

Don't Call Me Caitlyn: Baby Name Plunges In Popularity


In the year after Caitlyn Jenner announced her new name and gender, the popularity of the name Caitlyn plummeted more than any other baby name, according to Social Security's annual list of the most popular monikers for newborns. In fact, the four names that dropped the most were all variations of the same name: Caitlin, Caitlyn , Katelynn and Kaitlynn. She noted that "Even parents who are huge Donald Trump supporters are unlikely to name their child Donald", a name which dropped 45% in ... Read More »

On Mother's Day: The Things I Should Have Told My Mom


No matter what you did or didn't do, she was there for you . Clearly, she doesn't remember the dishes. I'll see them out somewhere, and their first question isn't "How are you? " it's "How's your mom?" No my friends Mother's Day is about memories. Read More »

Maryland approves two offshore wind farms


Deepwater Wind operates the first offshore wind project in the USA, the 30-MW Block Island project off Rhode Island that began operations in December. The plan includes a focus on developing port facilities in the Baltimore area and Ocean City. It will connect to the grid at an Ocean City substation. Read More »