Aadhaar case: AG says all privacy aspects not fundamental right

One of the more controversial comments that the attorney general made in the hearing was that the right has more credibility in "developed countries that are socially, economically and politically developed", adding that in a developing country like ... More..

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Venezuela vows to continue with new congress despite U.S. threats
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Venezuela vows to continue with new congress despite U.S. threats

Even the attorney general, longtime government loyalist Luisa Ortega, came out against Maduro and his plans, saying it was illegal to create such a body without a referendum. Mr. Maduro insists that a new c...More..

Texas official: Zika patient likely contracted virus in Texas
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Texas official: Zika patient likely contracted virus in Texas

The officials confirm that an individual has tested positive for the mosquito-borne virus, and say all indications are the person was likely bitten by a local mosquito. Most people infected with the virus have ...More..

Charlie Gard 'cannot go home to die', court rules
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Charlie Gard 'cannot go home to die', court rules

Mr Gard and Ms Yates, who are in their 30s and come from Bedfont, west London , had originally asked Mr Justice Francis to rule that Charlie should be allowed to undergo a therapy trial in NY. Charlie was dia...More..

Experts call for scrapping of antibiotics 'complete the course' message
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Experts call for scrapping of antibiotics 'complete the course' message

Numerous bacteria that are prone to causing risky antibiotic-resistant infections, such as Staph aureus and E coli , live on the body harmlessly without causing a problem most of the time. They call for re...More..

Laundering and bitcoins and extraditions, oh my!
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Laundering and bitcoins and extraditions, oh my!

Gox" - echoing claims released earlier today by the independent research group WizSec , which has investigated the theft of funds from the now-defunct Japan-based bitcoin exchange. "We won't beat around ...More..

Government 'respects' Supreme Court decision to end employment tribunal fees
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

Government 'respects' Supreme Court decision to end employment tribunal fees

Even where fees are affordable , they prevent access to justice where they render it futile or irrational to bring a claim, for example where in claims for modest or no financial awards no sensible claimant ...More..

Hilary still a Category 2 hurricane as Greg weakens further
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Hilary still a Category 2 hurricane as Greg weakens further

Such a storm would be rated as a Category 3 storm on the Saffir-Simpson 1 to 5 scale. Hot, muggy air returns for our Wednesday as a high upper ridge builds across Alabama today keeping widely scattered shower...More..

Experimental HIV vaccine regimen elicits immune responses in early trial
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Experimental HIV vaccine regimen elicits immune responses in early trial

However, it may just be a matter of time before an antidote to the virus will be discovered as there are now 50 medicines and vaccines in development for HIV/AIDS infection, treatment, and prevention. "Althou...More..

Kajal Aggarwal shocked by manager's arrest
by | Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Kajal Aggarwal shocked by manager's arrest

In a new twist to the Tollywood drug scandal, actress Kajal Agarwal's manager Roni was arrested on Monday by Hyderabad police. Ronnie residence is in Hyderabad was raided by the SIT officials. After the names...More..

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Nigeria
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Nigeria

The attack started late Sunday night and left another 15 people wounded, spokesman Bello Danbatta with the Civilian-JTF group told The Associated Press. The third one blew off outside the fence of Dalori (1). ...More..

Hot Mic Captures Senator Ridiculing
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Hot Mic Captures Senator Ridiculing "Unattractive" Colleague Who Wanted to Duel Her

Collins asked a peer presumed to be Democratic Sen. Jack Reed (R.I.), the ranking Democrat of the committee, said of Trump, according to the Washington Post . "I mean it's just incredibly irresponsible". The...More..

New study shows HIV can be controlled by injections every two months
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

New study shows HIV can be controlled by injections every two months

The family is said to be "really delighted". It was developed to help the immune system respond to multiple strains of HIV . Studying that something and replicating it could give rise to a new drug or vaccin...More..

World's first floating wind farm could revolutionise renewable energy industry
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

World's first floating wind farm could revolutionise renewable energy industry

New technology enables the structures to float in water which is too deep for conventional offshore wind farms. The floating tower is 100m with each blade spanning 75m. The project was funded by Norway's mo...More..

Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Papayas
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Deadly Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Papayas

The one death was in NY. According to the CDC , 12 states have been affected, including 13 cases in NY, 12 in New Jersey and six in Virginia. The WHO said health officials are using PulseNet, the national s...More..

Boy Scouts Chant 'USA' For President Trump
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Boy Scouts Chant 'USA' For President Trump

Trump did speak some of success, as he initially planned, encouraging the scouts to wear the organization's values as a badge of honor throughout their lives. "Very good", he told the boys. When the president...More..

Saudi-led bloc unveils new Qatar 'terrorist' list
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Saudi-led bloc unveils new Qatar 'terrorist' list

According to the Saudi Press agency, six entities from Libya and three entities from Yemen, including media and charitable organizations, as well as individuals from Qatar, Yemen and Kuwait were included on the...More..

by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

IAF to conduct flood rescue operations in Gujarat

Banaskantha, a district in Gujarat on Monday faced its worst ever floods in the recent years. Heavy rains due to southwest monsoon have worsened the situation in Gujarat with some of the districts like Amreli...More..

West Nile virus detected in mosquitoes in Orleans Parish
by | Tuesday, July 25, 2017

West Nile virus detected in mosquitoes in Orleans Parish

Paul Byers said. Vector Disease Control International, a private company contracted by the city, has confirmed the city's seventh and eighth positive West Nile Virus mosquito traps for 2017, according to a ci...More..

Don't forget 1971, Naidu warns Pak
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Don't forget 1971, Naidu warns Pak

Questioning Prime Minister Narendra Modi's stand on "Zero Tolerance for Corruption and Wrongdoing", Ramesh said those holding the highest public offices must fully disclose their "interests" as also "specia...More..

UNAIDS: 4 of 5 HIV-Infected People in Jamaica Know Status
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

UNAIDS: 4 of 5 HIV-Infected People in Jamaica Know Status

This was partly due to more HIV-infected pregnant women - 76 per cent a year ago - having access to drugs blocking virus transmission to their offspring. One of the leading theories about how children in the ...More..

Doctors treating Charlie Gard receive death threats
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

Doctors treating Charlie Gard receive death threats

She added that the hospital was in close contact with the Metropolitan Police and that: "We will do everything possible to hold to account anybody who involved in this kind of deplorable behaviour". Mr Gard and...More..

Imran rebuts reports of 'failed' money trail
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

Imran rebuts reports of 'failed' money trail

Khan said that his case is entirely different in nature than Panama Papers case. "I want to present myself to public as I am a public figure and people give me donations for my charity projects", he added. Mean...More..

Tree falls on former TV anchor, kills her in Mumbai
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

Tree falls on former TV anchor, kills her in Mumbai

Kanchan's husband Rajat Nath said that he will sue the BMC for "criminal negligence". The footage of the fatal accident which took place on Thursday was captured by a CCTV camera installed at a nearby shop. T...More..

Russian Kislyak told Kremlin he and Sessions talked campaign
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

Russian Kislyak told Kremlin he and Sessions talked campaign

Moscow has repeatedly denied the allegations. The House intelligence committee says it will interview the son-in-law of President Donald Trump as part of its ongoing investigation into Russian interference...More..

Sonia Gandhi constitutes new team following Ambika Soni's resignation
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

Sonia Gandhi constitutes new team following Ambika Soni's resignation

Speaking to the media, Soni said, "I have requested leadership to relieve me as in-charge of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh due to health reasons". In a show of strength to Congress, the leader of oppositio...More..

Shelob invades Middle-Earth: Shadow of War in SDCC 2017 trailer
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

Shelob invades Middle-Earth: Shadow of War in SDCC 2017 trailer

Celebrimbor , crafter of the rings of power and now the wraith guiding Talion , urges the Ranger to be distrustful of her prophecy, even as the fate of Minas Ithil and the world of men hang in the balance. As ...More..

West Ham star completes £5M Middlesbrough move
by | Saturday, July 22, 2017

West Ham star completes £5M Middlesbrough move

Boro have paid £5million to West Ham for the 30-year-old where he will receive around £27,000 a week. Randolph had been informed his first-team opportunities at the London Stadium were set to be limited ...More..

by | Saturday, July 22, 2017

England and India set for Lord's date

On 98, Kaur was almost run-out after a mix-up where Sharma didn't turn straight away for the second run. Despite some middle-order fight from Ellyse Perry, Elyse Villani, and Alex Blackwell, Australia couldn'...More..

Salmonella Outbreak Alert Includes Texas
by | Saturday, July 22, 2017

Salmonella Outbreak Alert Includes Texas

Those infected are from less than a year old to to 95 years old. CDC and state and local public health partners are continuing laboratory surveillance through PulseNet to identify additional ill people and to i...More..