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Nipah | Health dept advisory asks tourists to avoid 4 Kerala districts

Nipah | Health dept advisory asks tourists to avoid 4 Kerala districts The virus can cause flu-like symptoms and brain damage, and the outbreak has already killed 10 people in southern India, with at least nine more being treated, officials said. "Take care of our children", wrote Puthusheri, who was infected with Nipah virus while caring for sick patients. Historically, it was first identified in Kampung Sungai Nipah in Malaysia in the year 1998. [Full Article...]

Bats found dead: Has Nipah Virus reached Himachal Pradesh?

Bats found dead: Has Nipah Virus reached Himachal Pradesh? Is this the first reported Nipah virus outbreak? "It is hard to know if the symptoms are of Nipah virus or ordinary influenza", says Kurup, adding that unless the situation clears, he will not visit the state. "They are not confirmed Nipah cases yet, so there is no need to panic", he said by telephone. Nipah is a emerging zoonotic diseases that affects humans and animals. [Full Article...]

Senior Trump adviser Kushner finally receives security clearance

Senior Trump adviser Kushner finally receives security clearance Lowell said that Kushner answered all questions that were asked . Kushner lost his access to the nation's deepest secrets when White House chief of staff John Kelly downgraded his clearance due to questions that arose during Kushner's background briefing. [Full Article...]

World Health Organization raises risk assessment of Congo's Ebola outbreak

World Health Organization raises risk assessment of Congo's Ebola outbreak The risk to countries in the region is now determined as "high", but the global risk remains "low". A panel will decide on Friday whether to declare a "public health emergency of worldwide concern", which would trigger a larger response. But WHO advised against any restriction of travel and trade to the Democratic Republic of the Congo based on the now available information. WHO Regional Direc... [Full Article...]

Petrol price soars close to Rs 75 a litre in Delhi

Petrol price soars close to Rs 75 a litre in Delhi After a relief of 19 days, fuel prices have again started moving up in line with worldwide crude oil prices, as oil marketing companies have chose to pass on the burden to consumers after a freeze of 19 days, which started from April 24. Global crude prices had been rising over fears that the sanctions by the USA on Iran, one of the biggest producers in the Middle East, could limit crude exports f... [Full Article...]

IMD: More stormy weather ahead

IMD: More stormy weather ahead Strong winds, accompanied by dust, lashed Delhi-NCR while lower the temperature. The India Meteorological Department (IMD ) has issued a thunderstorm alert after a massive dust storm hit Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR) early Wednesday morning. [Full Article...]

Epipen Shortages Due To Production Problems: FDA

Epipen Shortages Due To Production Problems: FDA The Food and Drug Administration says there are temporary, spot shortages of the drug used to treat severe allergic reactions to things like peanuts and bee stings. While once the crown jewel of Mylan's product portfolio, the trouble over manufacturing, increased competition and a pricing scandal have tarnished the EpiPen brand. [Full Article...]

Ekiti voters to " snub money bags" - PDP candidate

Ekiti voters to The PDP Deputy National Chairman (South), Mr. Yemi Akinwonmi, while presenting the certificate to the party's governorship candidate on behalf of the National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, described the primary that produced Olusola as credible, transparent and unchallenged. [Full Article...]

Senate to IGP: Stop holding onto straw, you've failed in your duties

Senate to IGP: Stop holding onto straw, you've failed in your duties Clarifying that section which revealed limits of the senate in inviting individuals, Falana said that even President Muhammadu Buhari and governors can not be summoned by the senate. He said he later found out the police chief had travelled to Kaduna instead of honouring the Senate's invitation. The Inspector General of Police and the Nigeria Police Force will not be deterred by blackmail from any... [Full Article...]

Trump tries to sink Blankenship in West Virginia primary

Trump tries to sink Blankenship in West Virginia primary McConnell is married to Trump's Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, whose parents immigrated to the U.S.in 1961 and are both US citizens. It's the number one issue", said Leah Askarinam, a reporter, and analyst at Inside Elections, a nonpartisan outlet that analyzes House, Senate, gubernatorial and presidential campaigns, "These candidates have spent the last several months tying themselves as c... [Full Article...]

Cabinet to sign off on investigation into CervicalCheck scandal

Cabinet to sign off on investigation into CervicalCheck scandal Chair of the HSE Serious Incident Management Team, Patrick Lynch, today said that 17 women affected by the CervicalCheck controversy had died. Mr Lynch said that a different clinical treatment should have been provided to 175 of the 208 women when their original smear tests were re-read by the review team. [Full Article...]

Sharks F Kane suspended for Game 2

Sharks F Kane suspended for Game 2 It was a much-needed win for the Sharks as they now control home ice returning to San Jose . His missile like one-timer from the right faceoff circle was impossible to stop. The expansion Golden Knights grabbed a two-games-to-one lead in the best-of-seven Western Conference semifinal series. Coach Jon Cooper could have opted to make changes. [Full Article...]

Mourinho: Enough to be second and stable, but Man United need more

Mourinho: Enough to be second and stable, but Man United need more The three points guaranteed United's UEFA Champions League qualification for next season, and Fellaini lifted the lid on his instructions before being sent on the pitch by Mourinho. "It's good to see them in such a strong atmosphere and who has the courage to play, who can win challenges". Wenger chose an inexperienced side for the game, perhaps with an eye on next week's crucial Europa League... [Full Article...]

World's most famous Apple analyst may no longer be reporting on Apple

World's most famous Apple analyst may no longer be reporting on Apple For 2018, Kuo has predicted that Apple will release three new iPhones , a 5.8-inch OLED iPhone, a 6.1-inch LCD iPhone, and a 6.5-inch OLED iPhone. Shortly after the launch of the iPhone X past year, it was already rumored that Apple was not only preparing one, but three new iPhone 2018 models. [Full Article...]

McDonald: Even Hall of Famer Scotty Bowman wowed by Bruins' top line

McDonald: Even Hall of Famer Scotty Bowman wowed by Bruins' top line But if there was trepidation in the Garden going into the third period - and there was, mostly because of Rask - there was pure delirium when DeBrusk put the Bruins ahead. We have seen this countless time from Anderson with the "did he just save that" saves. "I didn't think it would go in". "I said 'OK, we're on, I'm going as hard as I can to the net'". [Full Article...]

Chennai Super Kings Vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 2018 Match Preview And Predictions

Chennai Super Kings Vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 2018 Match Preview And Predictions Defending champions Mumbai Indians , the perennial slow starters of IPL find themselves in a hard situation as it's the point of return for them and perhaps one of their last bets to even think about qualifying for the playoffs. Pune , Apr 28 Mumbai Indians defeated Chennai Super Kings by 8 wickets in their IPL fixture to bring their campaign back on track at the Maharashtra Cricket Associa... [Full Article...]

Arrest of "Golden State Killer" Mirrors Prediction in Michelle McNamara's Book

Arrest of It's been a unusual time for comedian Patton Oswalt , as his late wife Michelle McNamara's newly published true crime book I'll Be Gone in the Dark is very much in the spotlight after the arrest of a man suspected to be the Golden State Killer. [Full Article...]

Russian air defenses shot down a target over Syria

Russian air defenses shot down a target over Syria Russian Embassy spokesman said it would bring a group of 15 Syrians who they claim were filmed in "staged videos" of the alleged attack to a meeting at the OPCW on Thursday. "If they are used against us, we will act against them", Lieberman said. Would it be better for Israel to stop bombing Syria given that S-300 systems are purely defensive weapons? Israel's defense minister Avigdor Li... [Full Article...]

United Nations chief slams Saudi airstrike on Yemeni wedding

United Nations chief slams Saudi airstrike on Yemeni wedding On Monday night Houthi's leader Abdul Malik al-Houthi, while addressing via television said that, overall, seven people were killed in Thursday's air raids. But the United Nations and Western relief agencies have found that of the thousands of civilians killed in the past three years, most died as a result of airstrikes by the coalition. [Full Article...]

Bowlers Help Kings XI Punjab Outplay Delhi Daredevils

Bowlers Help Kings XI Punjab Outplay Delhi Daredevils Delhi was expected to do well this season as they had big players like Jason Roy , Colin Munro, Maxwell with the experience of Gautam Gambhir . Bruised and battered after a string of defeats, Delhi find themselves in an "oh-so-familiar" situation as they seek home comfort against Punjab in the T20 2018 here tonight. [Full Article...]


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