Medicine

Cyber attack is biggest of its kind ever launched, say security chiefs

Microsoft's top lawyer is laying some of the blame for Friday's massive cyberattack at the feet of the US government. But some experts have argued this attack could have been vastly mitigated if the N...

by · Medicine

Pakistan won a thrilling final Test match against West Indies

Pakistan is chasing its first test-series win in the Caribbean after setting the West Indies 304 for an unlikely victory. Chase was bowled off his pads for 69 by a full-length delivery and Devendra...

by · Medicine

Cholera outbreak in war-ravaged Yemen kills 115

The Huthi-run health ministry reported it was "unable to contain this disaster". ICRC said on Sunday that the victims died between April 27 and Saturday. Yemen has fallen into civil war in 2014 afte...

by · Medicine

There's one major pitfall for African countries along China's new Silk Road

On Saturday, a day before China's major Belt and Road Forum, India issued its strongest statement till date on the plan, not only voicing concerns on CPEC but also hitting out at the wider principles ...

by · Medicine

Ebola Confirmed in DRC, MSF to Launch Emergency Intervention

The Ebola virus disease is a viral hemorrhagic fever that was first discovered in Africa in the 1970s. The DRC suffered a three-month outbreak of Ebola in 2014. "A third person who cared for the...

by · Medicine
Human sense of smell as good as that of dogs

Human sense of smell as good as that of dogs

Humans have a centuries-old reputation as poor smellers. An upright posture also meant that we were no longer on a level with one another's smelly parts. Overall, McGann concluded that our sense of ...

by · Medicine
Hamilton edges Vettel in Spanish GP thriller

Hamilton edges Vettel in Spanish GP thriller

Bottas escaped damage but Raikkonen and Verstappen were both out of the race. Vettel now has 104 points to Hamilton's 98 with a quarter of the season completed. Stoffel Vandoorne crashed into Fe...

by · Medicine
Sacked Yemeni governor of Aden forms separatist council

Sacked Yemeni governor of Aden forms separatist council

Neither the government, which is nominally based in Aden but works mostly from Riyadh, nor the Saudi-led coalition could be immediately reached for comment. Share with Us - We'd love to hear eyewitne...

by · Medicine

Cyber-attack that hit NHS sparks bitter political battle over health spending

Its ransom demands start at $300 and increase after two hours to $400, $500 and then $600, said Kurt Baumgartner, a security researcher at Kaspersky Lab . Europol's European Cybercrime Centre said it...

by · Medicine
Royals sweep O's after rallying from down five

Royals sweep O's after rallying from down five

The Kansas City Royals have won seven of their last nine games when allowing three or less runs. Hosmer is hitting.403 with a.581 slugging percentage, six extra-base hits and 10 RBIs in his past 16 ...

by · Medicine
Brent price rises after news on possible OPEC output cut extension

Brent price rises after news on possible OPEC output cut extension

ET on Sunday), little changed from their last close at $50.84. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, light, sweet crude futures for delivery in June CLM7, +2.07% rallied 91 cents, or 1.9%, to $48.75,...

by · Medicine

Real-life dramas crowned at awards as royal saga deposed — BAFTAs

The expensive Netflix series is also nominated for the best drama prize, alongside The Durrells , War & Peace and Happy Valley. Cuba Gooding Jr continued the crusade of drama exposing truths when h...

by · Medicine
Alabama softball to host regional as No. 16 national seed

Alabama softball to host regional as No. 16 national seed

The Tigers, the No. 2 seed in Eugene, open the double-elimination regional Friday against No. 3 seed Wisconsin (33-15) at 8 p.m. St. Louis time on ESPN. After losing eight of its final 12 regular se...

by · Medicine
Rotterdam's Feyenoord celebrate first Dutch Eredivisie title in 18 years

Rotterdam's Feyenoord celebrate first Dutch Eredivisie title in 18 years

There was to be no final-day nerves for Feyenoord , however, as Kuyt netted three times - the first arriving just 38 seconds in after a defensive error - to seal the title triumph. Third were last se...

by · Medicine

Nigerian Government urges calm after new Ebola outbreak

Without preventive measures, the virus can spread quickly between people and is fatal in up to 90 percent of cases. "We urge you not to give in to panic", Congo's health minister said. It said the h...

by · Medicine

Trump's tax law firm has 'deep' ties to Russia

On Friday, a copy of the letter from the Morgan Lewis partners was made public by the White House after the president issued a series of tweets that appeared to threaten Comey and suggest that he ha...

by · Medicine

Trump's lawyers say tax returns show little income from Russian sources

It's as if Hicks was nudging her boss back on message, reminding him that a supposed routine IRS audit is the reason Trump has long cited for not releasing his returns like every other presidential ca...

by · Medicine

At least one dead in new Ebola outbreak in Congo

The WHO says that tests reflected the disease's presence in the body of the victim - one of nine people in the remote northeast corner of the country to contract hemorrhagic fever since April 22. Ni...

by · Medicine
WHO declares Ebola outbreak in north-east DR Congo

WHO declares Ebola outbreak in north-east DR Congo

The country's health ministry confirmed one person has tested positive for the virus. Prior to the new Ebola case, the Canadian government already had an advisory warning against all non-essential...

by · Medicine

Ebola returns to Africa, kills 3

Although he warned that the outbreak was a "national health emergency with worldwide significance", he urged citizens not to panic. An Ebola outbreak in Congo appears to be limited to a remote are...

by · Medicine