Panthers hang on to beat Packers, improve to 10-4

Rodgers looked noticeably rusty against a swarming Panthers defense, throwing for 290 yards and three touchdowns against three interceptions. Carolina's edge was extended to 31-17 when Newton and Byrd hooked up in the endzone for a second time ... More..

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Link Aadhaar, bank account by March 31
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Link Aadhaar, bank account by March 31

The court also made clear that the interim direction on extension of deadline "shall continue to operate pending disposal of the proceedings before the Constitution Bench" and fixed the clutch of petitions, cha...More..

A part of slab collapses in Zaveri Bazaar killing two
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

A part of slab collapses in Zaveri Bazaar killing two

Officials of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation Disaster Management Cell said the bodies of Firoz Shaikh (23), Safar-ul-haq (26) and Rocky Shaikh (22) were recovered on Friday evening. There were 41 tenants...More..

Victims of Larry Nassar confront MSU Board
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Victims of Larry Nassar confront MSU Board

But Simon and the board of trustees have a broader, and more important mission: to protect their public university's integrity and safeguard its student body from sexual misconduct by anyone in the university c...More..

Kono, Tillerson on same page over N Korea
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Kono, Tillerson on same page over N Korea

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson doubled down on these sanctions in a meeting with his Japanese counterpart Taro Kono on Thursday. Military researcher Matt Korda says in a post on 38 North that the...More..

Mattis Emphasizes 'Diplomatically-Led Effort' In Dealing With Iran
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Mattis Emphasizes 'Diplomatically-Led Effort' In Dealing With Iran

In a statement issued on Thursday, Iran's Ambassador to the United Nations Gholam Ali Khoshroo also rejected Haley's claim as "baseless" and said the accusations are aimed at covering up the Saudi war crimes in...More..

Sunny Leone rejected by Karnataka Government for New Year Party
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Sunny Leone rejected by Karnataka Government for New Year Party

Posters of Sunny Leone were burnt in protest and anti-Sunny Leone slogans were echoed by the group. The Karnataka government today decided not to permit Bollywood actress Sunny Leone's New Year eve show...More..

GST: E-way bill to help monitor interstate movement of goods
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

GST: E-way bill to help monitor interstate movement of goods

While traders can start using the E-way bill on a voluntary basis from January 16, it will be made compulsory from February 1. Provisions regarding the e-way bill were finalised in August earlier this year. Whi...More..

El Salvador court upholds 30-year jail sentence in stillbirth case
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

El Salvador court upholds 30-year jail sentence in stillbirth case

According to a report by Jesselyn Cook for HuffPost on Thursday, Vasquez, 34, was pregnant in 2007 when she fainted, and awoke to find herself bloodied and surrounded by police officers. In a statement, Unit...More..

CDC banned from using 'evidence-based' and 'science-based' on official documents
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

CDC banned from using 'evidence-based' and 'science-based' on official documents

Of the removal of the phrases "evidence-based" and "science-based", he added: "Simply choosing to ignore reality, science, medicine, will not make these things go away and will not really advance anyone's cause...More..

Marijuana use continues to decline among teenagers
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Marijuana use continues to decline among teenagers

Nora D. Volkow, director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse , said that vaping nicotine may be a gateway to cigarette smoking. "The hope would be that we as a society and as pediatricians, are doing a...More..

Drink tea to prevent glaucoma
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Drink tea to prevent glaucoma

The 2005-06 NHANES also included eye tests for glaucoma for 1678 participants, among whom 5% (84 adults) were identified with the condition. That's when researchers found that drinking hot tea every day h...More..

Advanced US Weapons For Syrian Rebels Wound Up In ISIS Control
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Advanced US Weapons For Syrian Rebels Wound Up In ISIS Control

Throughout Iraq and Syria, more than half of the ammunition the group recovered was Chinese or Russian. Almost a third of all weapons used by Isil on the battlefield were manufactured in the European Union, ...More..

Las Vegas Bowl: Boise State Broncos vs. Oregon Ducks
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Las Vegas Bowl: Boise State Broncos vs. Oregon Ducks

He also found the end zone 10 times . This game should sail over the Las Vegas total , as the Broncos are going to have a tough time defending the OR offense. This season, he led OR with 1,475 rushing...More..

France's Macron takes lead in climate change battle, with the U.S. absent
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

France's Macron takes lead in climate change battle, with the U.S. absent

The summit comes two years after almost 200 nations agreed to the Paris climate accord , which calls for nations to limit greenhouse gas emissions and for rich nations to help developing countries deal with ...More..

United Kingdom baby born with her heart outside her body and lives
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

United Kingdom baby born with her heart outside her body and lives

A baby girl born with her heart outside her body is believed to be the first in the United Kingdom to survive with the extremely rare condition after undergoing three operations, the first within an hour of h...More..

WPI Inflation Touches 8 Months High Of 3.93% In November
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

WPI Inflation Touches 8 Months High Of 3.93% In November

In reaction to the WPI inflation data ICRA said, "the sequential uptick in the WPI inflation to the eight month high 3.9% in November 2017 was led by primary food items and core inflation, as well as a lagged c...More..

Bird count month is here
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Bird count month is here

The count, which began on Christmas Day in 1900, is the longest-running bird count in the world. Field Organizer for Audubon North Carolina Kim Branch says past year, record numbers of loons were recorded along...More..

Is 'man flu' real? Medical science delivers comfort to helpless male snufflers
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Is 'man flu' real? Medical science delivers comfort to helpless male snufflers

His study, published in the December 11 issue of the journal BMJ , finds that men suffered more severe symptoms than women and that women's hormones may soften the blow of the illness. Now, if we could only ap...More..

India produced 2 million tonnes of e-waste in 2016
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

India produced 2 million tonnes of e-waste in 2016

Experts foresee a further 17 percent increase - to 52.2 million metric tons of e-waste by 2021, - the fastest growing part of the world's domestic waste stream. Gold, silver and other raw materials worth 55 bil...More..

Child Underwent 13 Surgeries. Cops Say They Weren't Needed
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Child Underwent 13 Surgeries. Cops Say They Weren't Needed

But Crawford denied the fact and said, "It didn't make sense because I never saw him throw up any milk". After hundreds of hospital visits and 13 invasive surgeries, the child is believed to have never need...More..

Wine glasses seven times larger now
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Wine glasses seven times larger now

In a separate experiment carried out in Cambridge previous year, researchers found that selling wine in larger glasses - even when the amount in the glass remained the same - may encourage people to drink more....More..

MIT Engineers Have Developed Plants That Glow In the Dark
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

MIT Engineers Have Developed Plants That Glow In the Dark

By embedding specialized nanoparticles into the leaves of a watercress plant, they induced the plants to give off dim light for almost four hours. They said a 10 cm watercress seedling can now generate about ...More..

Health Officials Say It's Not Too Late For Flu Shots
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Health Officials Say It's Not Too Late For Flu Shots

A large, worldwide survey conducted by the CDC and several of its global health partners suggests that significantly more people than previously estimated die from influenza-related respiratory illnesses each y...More..

Local organizations help people sign up for health insurance coverage
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Local organizations help people sign up for health insurance coverage

Open enrollment for plans on the Affordable Care Act's marketplace will come to an abrupt end at midnight Friday, and the director of Virginia's statewide navigation program is urging stragglers to sign up as...More..

Merriam-Webster Picks 'Feminism' as Word of the Year
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Merriam-Webster Picks 'Feminism' as Word of the Year

Taking the No. 1 spot is " feminism ", which the dictionary defines as the "theory of the political , economic, and social equality of the sexes". Another top trending word for 2017 was " complicit ", connec...More..

Federation Internationale de Football Association sanctions Nigeria for fielding ineligible player
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association sanctions Nigeria for fielding ineligible player

Nigeria were fined CHF 6,000 with Federation Internationale de Football Association also awarding Algeria three points and three goals, which means the game which ended 1-1 is now recorded as 3-0 in favour of A...More..

Egypt singer jailed two years for 'inciting debauchery'
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Egypt singer jailed two years for 'inciting debauchery'

AN EGYPTIAN pop star has been banged up for two years over a "sexually explicit" music video showing her eating a banana. Shyma (real name: Shaimaa Ahmed ) was arrested in November, and on Tuesday she was ...More..

Affordable Care Act: SC among tops in enrollment
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Affordable Care Act: SC among tops in enrollment

The enrollment period, which began on November 1, comes sooner than last time, due to the Trump administration's decision to cut the signup window in half, from 12 weeks down to six. While there are uncertainti...More..

India look to level series against Sri Lanka
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

India look to level series against Sri Lanka

Please Wait while comments are loading. The Ajinkya Rahane mystery clouded the Indian team's preparation ahead of the second One-Day International against Sri Lanka at the PCA Stadium here. He will have t...More..