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Operation against Faizabad protesters postponed for 24 hours

Operation against Faizabad protesters postponed for 24 hours Earlier today, Federal Interior Ministry directed the local administration to postpone operation against Tehreek Labbaik Ya Rasool Allah and Sunni Tehreek for another 24 hours as Islamabad High Court's (IHC) deadline expired. The minister, Zahid Hamid, apologized for the omission of the phrase how Muhammad is the last prophet in Islam, saying it was a clerical mistake that was later corrected. [Full Article...]

Rev. Jesse Jackson Battling Parkinson's

Rev. Jesse Jackson Battling Parkinson's Rev. Jesse Jackson announced Friday that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. He also said he would use his diagnosis as an opportunity to educate others about the neurological illness, with a largely unknown cause and no cure, that afflicts seven to 10 million people worldwide. [Full Article...]

State jobless rate drops to 4.4 percent

Sectors that added jobs in October include leisure and hospitality, education, health, government and the construction industry. The report follows a strong September, when employers in the state boosted payrolls by a revised 50,300. The U.S. unemployment rate also decreased slightly in October to 4.1 percent, according to the department. In Orange County, where seasonally adjusted numbers wer... [Full Article...]

World's first human head transplant conducted successfully, claims Italian scientist

World's first human head transplant conducted successfully, claims Italian scientist His new technique works by connecting the spine, nerves and blood vessels of two people. After the transplant, Canavero told the media that that "today we stand on the brink of a revolution, not only in medicine but in human life as well". [Full Article...]

Trump names five more Supreme Court contenders

Trump names five more Supreme Court contenders U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil M. Gorsuch lived up to his reputation as an opponent of overregulation while speaking to members of the Federalist Society at their annual convention November 16. During her confirmation hearing, Barrett was caught in the middle of a partisan fight over whether religious faith influences legal opinions. Sen. Allow beforehand clerked for Kavanaugh at the D.C. [Full Article...]

Schumacher F2001 sets new record

Schumacher F2001 sets new record The seven-time world champion's F2001 vehicle was auctioned off at the Sotheby's Contemporary Art Evening Sale in NY. Michael Schumacher took part in the 19 seasons of Formula 1 and became a seven-time world champion. It had a guide price of £3m ($4m), but a six-minute battle between eight bidders saw the scarlet machine nearly double its pre-sale estimate. Sotheby's had estimated that the... [Full Article...]

Santa Clara County reports its first flu death of the season

The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control said Wednesday that the state has suffered its first flu-associated death of the season. She is the third person to die as results of the flu this season. If you don't have health insurance, you can get vaccinated at a County public health center. That includes people with asthma, diabetes and lung disease, pregnant women, those over 65 and... [Full Article...]

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Baffled By Borussia Dortmund Suspension

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Baffled By Borussia Dortmund Suspension The Bundesliga side confirmed the striker's omission when responding to a fan on social media who questioned the absence of Aubameyang when the squad were filmed at the airport. Last November, he was left out of the club's 1-0 Champions League win over Sporting Lisbon for "internal reasons". Dortmund, who take on Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League next week, are stuck on 20 points in... [Full Article...]

Gigi Hadid 'pulls out' of Victoria's Secret Show in Shanghai

Gigi Hadid 'pulls out' of Victoria's Secret Show in Shanghai Gigi revealed to fans that she will be sitting out of the show, due to take place in Shanghai, in a tweet that said she'd 'be there in spirit'. Katy was also seen waving a Taiwanese flag during the concert, expressing her solidarity with the country, which has been feuding with China for years over its independence. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation vetoes United States resolution on Syria chemical weapons use

Russian Federation vetoes United States resolution on Syria chemical weapons use US President Donald Trump had urged all Security Council members to renew the mandate to ensure that Assad's regime "does not commit mass murder with chemical weapons ever again". The conclusion supported the initial findings by the United States, France and Britain, but Syria insists it has not used chemical weapons. Frustrated by the veto on Thursday, where 11 members voted yes, Bolivia and Ru... [Full Article...]

Three Years In, Modi Remains Very Popular

Three Years In, Modi Remains Very Popular The Pew survey results come against the backdrop of criticism of the way the Narendra Modi govt has been handling the Indian economy, especially in light of reforms such as demonetisation and GST . PM Modi's popularity is nearly the same in northern India, has risen in west and south and is slightly down in east. The prime minister has also faced flak for India's slowing economic growth and f... [Full Article...]

Scientists Have Found the First Ever Anti-Aging Genetic Mutation

Scientists Have Found the First Ever Anti-Aging Genetic Mutation Those with this gene variant live more than 10 percent longer than those without it, with an average lifespan of 85, rather than 71, years. An worldwide group of scientists, consisting of American, Japanese and canadian specialists in the field of genetic engineering, spoke about the discovery of rare genetic mutations that can slow the aging process and the development of age-related diseases. [Full Article...]

3 more cases of Legionnaires' disease confirmed in Orange County

3 more cases of Legionnaires' disease confirmed in Orange County A Disneyland employee is among the 11 who fell ill with the disease. The infection is not spread person to person and those with the disease are not considered infectious. Also, 13 out of the 15 patients were hospitalized and two, who had additional health issues, died. Two patients have died. Disneyland will have to go through many more procedures, including continued sanitizing of the towe... [Full Article...]

Rose McGowan granted waiver to skip arraignment; preliminary trial set for January

Rose McGowan granted waiver to skip arraignment; preliminary trial set for January Rob Yingling, a spokesman for the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Police Department, said at the time: "Her personal belongings that were left behind from a flight arriving on January 20 tested positive for narcotics". She realized after the flight, as she headed to the Women's March, that her wallet was gone and said she does not use cocaine. She wondered if Weinstein sent private inve... [Full Article...]

Thursday Is The Great American Smokeout

Thursday Is The Great American Smokeout The state itself spends more than $1.8 billion in health care costs directly caused by smoking. And you can gain nine of those years back if you quit. Quitting smoking is not easy, but there are many treatment options and support services that can offer help, such as counseling services, prescriptions, and over the counter treatments. [Full Article...]

Blood pressure guidelines address public health issues

Blood pressure guidelines address public health issues Authors of the new guidelines say this change is meant to prevent people from waiting until their blood pressure is high to begin making lifestyle changes, which could reduce their risk of heart attack. "As these walls develop tears and damage cholesterol and/or bloods cells accumulate to these areas and begin to narrow and block arteries which can lead to heart attack and stroke, as well as dam... [Full Article...]

Cambodia's top court orders dissolution of main opposition party in treason case

Cambodia's top court orders dissolution of main opposition party in treason case While the government's accusations that the CNRP - and its leader, Kem Sokha - colluded with the U.S. to foment "revolution" remain unproved, numerous ruling party officials, Hun Sen included, have insisted the party's guilt is a foregone conclusion. [Full Article...]

Carbon emissions on track to rise this year

Carbon emissions on track to rise this year Increases in coal use in China and the USA are expected this year, reversing their decreases since 2013, it added. To Le Quéré, the question now is whether 2017 is a temporary blip or a return to business as usual. And emissions growth in India is set to slow, rising by just 2% this year compared to an average of 6% per year over the past decade. United States emissions are projected to decline ... [Full Article...]

Hindu Samiti asks CBFC to cut 'objectionable scenes' from Padmavati

Hindu Samiti asks CBFC to cut 'objectionable scenes' from Padmavati They all are opposing the movie's release from the fear that the movie will distort history in the telling tale of Rajput queen Rani Padmavati . The film stars Padukone as Rani Padmavati , Shahid Kapoor as Maha Rawal Ratan Singh and Ranveer Singh as Sultan Alauddin Khilji. [Full Article...]

FDA approves digital ingestion tracking system drug

FDA approves digital ingestion tracking system drug The patch then records the date and time the tablet was detected in the stomach. This patch in turn relays a message to a smartphone app that passes on the data to the relevant medical professionals. "So, if someone with schizophrenia knows they frequently forget to take their meds, they may want to elect this one, so they, or a parent or someone they trust, can be notified if they forget". [Full Article...]


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