New GST rates come into effect from today; 177 items get cheaper

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the Input Tax Credit ( ITC ) benefit given to restaurants were meant to be passed on to the customers. Chewing gum, chocolates, coffee, custard powder, marble and granite, dental hygiene products, polis... More..

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Amazon brings Echo, Alexa, and Prime Music to Canada
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Amazon brings Echo, Alexa, and Prime Music to Canada

Amazon has made a huge announcement today-as its voice assistant Alexa has finally launched in Canada . The Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) is a collection of free, self-service APIs and tools so that developers can cr...More..

Corn harvest still lags, soybeans almost done
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Corn harvest still lags, soybeans almost done

December Wheat delivery added 3.75 cents, or 0.88%, to 4.28 bu. USDA supply/demand reports last week raised estimates of the US corn yield to a record-high 175.4 bushels per acre, topping trade expectations. CB...More..

Institutional Portfolio Favorite in Spotlight: Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO)
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Institutional Portfolio Favorite in Spotlight: Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO)

Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE: VNO ) has risen 1.51% since November 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.10% the S&P500. A number of research firms recently issued reports on VNO. Aew Cap L P ...More..

Baby Bean: Rowan Atkinson to become a dad for the third time
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Baby Bean: Rowan Atkinson to become a dad for the third time

Miss Ford, 33, who is the daughter of a gas-fitter, grew up in south-east London where she attended a local grammar school. Louise Ford as Kate Middleton in Channel 4 comedy series The Windsors . "Sunetra ...More..

Trump announces pick for new Health and Human Services secretary on Twitter
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Trump announces pick for new Health and Human Services secretary on Twitter

Department of Health and Human Services". Azar's nomination comes a little more than a month after the resignation of HHS Secretary Tom Price. Azar worked at Eli Lilly for a decade, including five years...More..

American Heart Association seeks little hat donations
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

American Heart Association seeks little hat donations

Data from studies show the rate of children born with a minor heart problem is increasing, and about one in four infants born with a heart defect is born with a critical one. The program is now in more than 40 ...More..

Sock, Federer win at ATP Finals
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Sock, Federer win at ATP Finals

Jack Sock kept his dreams of a fairytale finish to his season alive on Tuesday, beating Wimbledon finalist Marin Cilic 5-7, 6-2, 7-6 (7/4) at the ATP Finals. "A little bit unfortunate with that". We had a 4a...More..

by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

FDA Warns Against Using Kratom Products for Opioid Treatment

Supporters say they use kratom to treat aches and pains, anxiety and to boost focus. Additionally, the FDA is aware of reports of 26 deaths associated with the use of kratom-containing products, and that ther...More..

FDA Approves First Pill That Tracks If You've Swallowed It
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

FDA Approves First Pill That Tracks If You've Swallowed It

It can also be used in the acute treatment of manic and mixed episodes associated with bipolar I disorder so it has the potential to do a whole lot of good. Although the sensor can alert caregivers, the makers ...More..

Anambra guber: You can't stop polls - Federal govt tells IPOB
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Anambra guber: You can't stop polls - Federal govt tells IPOB

In addition, other security and safety agencies, which are members of Inter-Agency Consultative Committee on Election Security (ICCES) in the state are also deployed to complement the Police. "That they have pe...More..

Mikel returns as Rohr goes Conte for Argentina
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Mikel returns as Rohr goes Conte for Argentina

Rohr, who led the Eagles to qualify for their 6th World Cup finals, has been reported to deploy a 3-5-2 formation against the Argentines, with Premier League duo of Kelechi Iheanacho and Alex Iwobi leading the ...More..

Top 10 healthy food items that regulate blood sugar
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Top 10 healthy food items that regulate blood sugar

Type 2 diabetes is the more common form of the disease - accounting for between 85 and 95 per cent of all cases, according to Diabetes UK . In reaction to the rise in cases of Diabetes worldwide, it was deci...More..

Nag Gets Emotional on Fire Accident at Annapurna
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Nag Gets Emotional on Fire Accident at Annapurna

The famous "Manam" set has been burnt to ashes due to a fire mishap at the Annapurna Studios . The set was empty when the incident happened. Speaking to newsmen, Nagarjuna said it was very unfortunate that the...More..

Delhi pollution: After Punjab's Amarinder, Kejriwal trains guns Khattar over smog crisis
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Delhi pollution: After Punjab's Amarinder, Kejriwal trains guns Khattar over smog crisis

Khattar said he was likely to be in Delhi on November 13 and 14. Please Wait while comments are loading. Kejriwal had recently said that keeping political differences aside, the Centre, Haryana, Punjab an...More..

World Antibiotic Awareness Week Kicks Off
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

World Antibiotic Awareness Week Kicks Off

Staff and students are invited to drop off any unwanted antibiotics at the stands on each of the days, with the drugs disposed of by the HPRU in Healthcare Associated Infections and Antimicrobial Resistance t...More..

Gun amnesty bid to get weapons off British streets
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Gun amnesty bid to get weapons off British streets

While there are designated police stations for the surrender, the public can go to any police station and they will accept any and all firearms and ammunition. " Surrendering unwanted or illegal firearms avoids...More..

Citizenship saga: Senator Jacqui Lambie could be the next to leave Parliament
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Citizenship saga: Senator Jacqui Lambie could be the next to leave Parliament

The outgoing senator won't run in the upcoming Tasmanian election, but did not rule out a return to federal politics. Lambie told the Hobart Mercury: "If I am a dual citizen I will resign, if it is black and ...More..

by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Nets G Russell to miss time with injury

Russell has already missed one game this season due to a knee injury and was not quite at his best in his first two games after returning. After starting November with a grueling five-game Western Conference ...More..

New blood pressure guidelines released
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

New blood pressure guidelines released

According to Ferdinand, high blood pressure is the leading cause of heart conditions that lead to death and disability in America. A person's level should be the average of several readings, including those don...More..

Bill Gates makes $100 million personal investment to fight Alzheimer's
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Bill Gates makes $100 million personal investment to fight Alzheimer's

May 6, 2017. The billionaire noted in a blog post that Alzheimer's disease is the only top 10 cause of death in the US without any significant treatment. He also plans to invest another $50 million in start-u...More..

Missing Lebanese PM test case of Saudi Arabia's emboldened new foreign policy
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Missing Lebanese PM test case of Saudi Arabia's emboldened new foreign policy

Next to Saad Hariri was a photograph of the man they alleged to be his captor: Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman . Mr Hariri said his resignation was his decision, dismissing reports he w...More..

Scientists: Sex can't cause cardiac arrest
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Scientists: Sex can't cause cardiac arrest

Sex is a "recognised trigger" for sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), which causes 300,000 deaths a year in the United States, but the overall rates are low, the report in the Journal of the American College of Car...More..

F1: Alonso sceptical of Q3 chances in Brazil after hard Friday
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

F1: Alonso sceptical of Q3 chances in Brazil after hard Friday

And just as he did 12 months ago, Massa was today forced to say goodbye to his home race. I managed to overtake Alonso, which was very important for me as I knew he would have better pace than me. "I managed to...More..

Rudy Gobert Out 4-6 Weeks With Knee Injury
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Rudy Gobert Out 4-6 Weeks With Knee Injury

I didn't even know that was him. The 2017 All-NBA Second Team center is now averaging 13.9 points, 10.5 rebounds and a league-best 2.5 blocks per game in his fifth NBA season. "I went for the ball, making a...More..

Georgia Tech upsets No. 17 Virginia Tech
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Georgia Tech upsets No. 17 Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech took a 22-21 lead with 7:27 to play in the game when Greg Stroman intercepted Marshall's pass and returned it 24 yards for a touchdown. 17 Virginia Tech on Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium. Johns...More..

United suspends flights to Delhi, cites 'health emergency'
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

United suspends flights to Delhi, cites 'health emergency'

Summary: "United temporarily suspended Newark-Delhi flights due to poor air quality concerns in Delhi", a spokesperson of the US-based airline said. The airline announced its decision on Friday, days after t...More..

Disneyland shuts down cooling towers following Legionnaire's cases among guests
by | Saturday, November 11, 2017

Disneyland shuts down cooling towers following Legionnaire's cases among guests

Crowds fill rafts to Tom Sawyer Island with New Orleans Square in the background sometime in 2015. The Orange County Health Care Agency says a dozen cases of the bacterial illness were discovered about three ...More..

Chicago earns right to host 2020 All-Star Weekend
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

Chicago earns right to host 2020 All-Star Weekend

But as the Cavs learned on Thursday, it will be another Midwest city hosting the 2020 All-Star Game. That is expected to happen Friday when Commissioner Adam Silver , Mayor Rahm Emanuel and team officials ...More..

TPP talks to continue in APEC Summit
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

TPP talks to continue in APEC Summit

Bilateral trade between Canada and Vietnam is fairly substantial, noted the author, adding that Vietnam sent 5 billion CAD worth of goods here, much of it textiles, while Canada by comparison exported just 500 ...More..