15 Mar, 2018
Ottawa County ranked No. 1 in overall health outcomes by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's county health rankings for 2018. Blue Earth County ranked 54th in the measure. Statewide, the new report says 15 percent of Iowa children live in poverty. For almost a decade, the County Health Rankings , released today, March 14th, have shown that where we live makes a difference in how well and how long we live.
09 Mar, 2018
Consequently, the Bench recorded the Centre's submission that students henceforth "need not necessarily" submit Aadhaar as their identity proof to register for NEET 2018, and other documents such as ration card or voter card or passport or driving licence or bank account would suffice.
09 Mar, 2018
Australia has signed a significant deal with East Timor for a permanent maritime border in the Timor Sea. It will come into force once it has received parliamentary approval in both countries. East Timor's Deputy Prime Minister Agio Pereira said both nations would now press on with talks about developing Greater Sunrise. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres witnessed the signing of the treaty, which was the first-ever reached under a special conciliation mechanism of the UN Convention on ...
07 Mar, 2018
Trump spoke shortly after a spokeswoman for House Speaker Ryan said the GOP leader was "extremely worried" about the tariffs setting off a trade war and had urged the White House "to not advance with this plan". While lawmakers focus their public remarks on encouraging Trump to narrow the scope of the tariffs, they are also open to exerting Congress's authority to block them if need be.
05 Mar, 2018
However, a typically-adroit Kane Williamson (112*) century took the match to the final over, yet the New Zealand captain could only muster ten of the 15 runs required for victory, meaning his opponents now move to the penultimate match with a chance of sealing the series.
05 Mar, 2018
In Bhopal too, the SSC had to cancel the exam after candidates allegedly found that several questions were already marked with answers. "I have full faith in my government , the culprits whoever they may be, will not be spared as the BJP and Delhi state stand by their demand", he added.
05 Mar, 2018
Motsoaledi urged anyone who has purchased Enterprise or Rainbow Chicken products to throw them away and clean out their fridges to avoid cross-contamination. Food Lover's Market said in a tweet that it will be removing products that may be linked to the listeriosis outbreak from their stores. Motsoaledi highlighted that in January, nine children under the age of five were rushed to Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital due to febrile gastroenteritis, an intestinal infection.
02 Mar, 2018
The Paralympic character has a kind heart, loves nature and can move objects by looking at them. The island-nation is a champion at both creating anime and mascots . Whatever the reason, students rarely get a say in such an influential decision, but organisers say it was a deliberate and important choice. "It's quite innovative, I like the blue-check pattern while the pink one uses cherry blossoms and it shows traditional Japan", said Miyu Kawa, a 12-year-old student at Hoyonomori Gakuen ...
01 Mar, 2018
Rajiv Van La Parra's goal minutes after the restart knocked the stuffing out of a struggling West Brom side, who were further pegged back by Steve Mounie . We can not wait for the whistle for fouls, we have to work and fight. Hegazi was able to keep his side's net clean in the first half but was unable to keep it so for long, as minutes after the second half began Van La Parra reacted brilliantly to Collin Quaner's cross as he fired the ball in to break the deadlock and score the ...
26 Feb, 2018
The scheduled execution for Doyle Lee Hamm , however, was delayed as the U.S. Supreme Court considers his request to block the execution. Doyle Lee Hamm , 61, was scheduled to be put to death at 6 p.m. In Florida, Eric Scott Branch was given a lethal injection Thursday evening. Hamm gave police a confession and he was convicted after two accomplices testified against him in exchange for being allowed to plead guilty to lesser offenses, according to court documents.
26 Feb, 2018
But locals in the remote town of Dapchi , in Yobe state, said they had been left vulnerable to attack because soldiers had been withdrawn in the last few weeks. "Now the story has changed", said Ali Yari. At that point, some parents broke down in tears, some even collapsed and before you knew it, the atmosphere was chaotic.
25 Feb, 2018
Researchers aren't sure how these metals got from the coil to the smoke, but they don't think they could be coming from anywhere else. According to a new study released by Johns Hopkins University's Bloomberg School of Public Health, vaping is just as bad for your lungs as it is for your chances of me finding you attractive .
23 Feb, 2018
Doctors said that the pressure from the mass of flesh on Pal's brain caused him to lose his eyesight and further pressure may have caused complete paralysis and neurological damage. Doctors said he should gradually regain his sight and health. But in a seven-hour operation, surgeons successfully removed a massive tumour along with skull bone which had invaded into the brain.
22 Feb, 2018
So despite the low-carb diet trend taking off, the findings released today confirming that low-carbohydrate diets are no more effective than traditional low-fat diets , are no surprise. Study claims alcohol is more important than exercise for living past 90Christopher Gardner, PhD, wanted to figure out if he could predict which diet would be the most successful for an individual person based on their genetic makeup.
22 Feb, 2018
Every six months, researchers visit the participants and perform neurological and neuropsychological tests on them. The ideal alcohol intake is roughly two glasses of beer or wine a day, which the study found reduces a person's chance of dying prematurely by 18 percent.
21 Feb, 2018
A state of emergency has been declared in 33 municipalities of Mexico's southern Oaxaca state following a massive quake that rocked the region, Mexican Civil Protection Service said. "So far, no damage has been reported", he said on Twitter. On Friday, Mexico escaped major destruction from a magnitude 7.2 natural disaster which shook southern and central parts of the country, though 13 people were killed when a helicopter sent to assess the damage crashed.
20 Feb, 2018
Currently, there is no test to identify ASD, which the NHS describes as "a range of similar conditions, including Asperger syndrome , that affect a person's social interaction, communication, interests and behaviour". Genetic causes are thought to be responsible for around a third of autism spectrum disorder cases, while the rest are believed to be caused by a combination of environmental factors and genetic mutations and variants.
18 Feb, 2018
Van Hauwermeiren denies the claims, stating that he had "intimate relations" with a woman who was not a sex worker. "I want them to come forward and for justice to be done for them", she told the BBC . As we reported earlier, the scandal has led to calls in the United Kingdom and European Union to cut funding for Oxfam, which gets almost $85 million annually from those sources.
12 Feb, 2018
Duterte, who has overseen the bloody anti-drug crackdown since taking power in 2016, acknowledged that a previous Manila government ratified the treaty that established the ICC, but claimed it had not passed into local law because of a technicality.
09 Feb, 2018
The warning says that heavy sleet, snow showers and even hail will follow the initial spell of heavy rain and snow which will be heaviest on higher ground. Frost and ice will form widely inland as temperatures fall to between +1 and minus 3 degrees. However, the showers look set to turn back to rain later in the day.
06 Feb, 2018
06 Feb, 2018
01 Feb, 2018
The comment by Kim Dong-yeon on Wednesday comes as traders at home and around the world have been spooked by conflicting comments from government officials in South Korea, a major hub for cryptocurrency trade, that Seoul was planning to ban local digital coin exchanges .
30 Jan, 2018
Brady, the last of several players to speak, praised the fans for their support all season. The Patriots head coach was sporting a dapper fedora as he departed the team's AirKraft after it landed at Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport on Monday afternoon, showing off a fashion sense we usually don't see out of New England's hooded-one.
27 Jan, 2018
Karnataka is bracing for a shutdown today with farmers and some pro-Kannada groups sticking to their bandh call from 6 am to 6 pm over the Mahadayi river water sharing dispute. In the same vein, he attacked the Congress party for opposing the anti-triple talaq bill and termed it as Congress party's "minority appeasement strategy".