'How can a convict head a party?'

The bench appeared determined to keep elections clean when it said, "Ostracising corruption from the purity of election is the avowed object of law". "So, is it that what you cannot do individually [that is to contest in elections], you can do coll... More..

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Telegram Exploit Used To Spread Cryptocurrency Mining Malware
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Telegram Exploit Used To Spread Cryptocurrency Mining Malware

It can also be used by malware creators to mislead users to download malicious files, such as images. The special nonprinting right-to-left override (RLO) character is used to reverse the order of the chara...More..

Accusations against '13 Reasons Why' author won't affect Netflix airing
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Accusations against '13 Reasons Why' author won't affect Netflix airing

Time will tell if the claims against Asher will have any impact on the second season. He was banned past year but the news only came to light with the rise of the #MeToo movement . However, Asher says that his...More..

2 groups join Myanmar government's peace process
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

2 groups join Myanmar government's peace process

As a sign of its support to the ongoing peace process in Myanmar , India was among the countries which attended as global witnesses the signing of a National Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) between Myanmar and t...More..

Mountain Elk Dies After Leaping Onto Helicopter That Almost Captured It
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Mountain Elk Dies After Leaping Onto Helicopter That Almost Captured It

However, when the helicopter slowed down, the elk collided with the rotor, bringing down the aircraft in the process. Surprisingly, the two-man crew aboard received only minor injuries, according to the Wasa...More..

Oxfam International Chairman Juan Alberto Fuentes Knight Arrested Over Guatemala Corruption Probe
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Oxfam International Chairman Juan Alberto Fuentes Knight Arrested Over Guatemala Corruption Probe

Prosecutors in Guatemala have said they had detained ex-president Alvaro Colom and almost his entire former Cabinet, including the current chairman of Oxfam International, in a corruption case involving a bus...More..

Mimbres Memorial Hospital recognizes American Heart Month
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Mimbres Memorial Hospital recognizes American Heart Month

But there is some good news, says Dr. Asif M. Rehman, associate director of Interventional Cardiology at South Nassau Communities Hospital. Most common form of heart disease: Coronary heart disease (plaque bu...More..

by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Capital Investment Advisors LLC Grows Holdings in Altria Group Inc (MO)

The company has market cap of $5.45 billion. The stock increased 0.16% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $42.68. About 2.61M shares traded. The stock has "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Thursda...More..

Recall Alert: Raw Pet Food Linked to Salmonella
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Recall Alert: Raw Pet Food Linked to Salmonella

The company states that it only sells its products online through direct-to-consumer sales. Darwin's Natural Pet Products recalled select lots of its ZooLogics dog food, which includes ZooLogics Chicken and V...More..

Maple Leafs to place Soshnikov on injured reserve with conditioning stint over
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Maple Leafs to place Soshnikov on injured reserve with conditioning stint over

It was Kucherovs 30th goal of the season, clinching a third straight 30-goal year. He played in 239 minor league games before suiting up against NY. "You have faith it's all gonna turn out all right". "We play ...More..

New Orleans Pelicans move on from OT win to face Detroit Pistons
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

New Orleans Pelicans move on from OT win to face Detroit Pistons

The Pistons continue a three-game homestand as the Atlanta Hawks visit the LCA tomorrow night. Davis is a key reason why the Pelicans have won 11 of the last 12 games against the Pistons. The Week 18 sc...More..

Lotte shares dive after chairman is jailed
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Lotte shares dive after chairman is jailed

The Seoul Central District Court rejected Shin's argument that he was coerced into making the payment. Shin Dong-bin was sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison for his part in a corruption scandal that h...More..

Portuguese police seize kilo of cocaine from swim trunks
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Portuguese police seize kilo of cocaine from swim trunks

Police say they later managed to arrest a second man alleged to be waiting for the cocaine shipment. Police did not release an estimated street value in their statement (which is in Portuguese). An image r...More..

by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Coastline Trust Co Lowers Stake in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM)

Loring Wolcott And Coolidge Fiduciary Limited Liability Partnership Ma holds 1.08% of its portfolio in Philip Morris International Inc. The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reachi...More..

Iranian prez to begin his India visit from Hyderabad
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Iranian prez to begin his India visit from Hyderabad

Following calls by Iran's President Hassan Rouhani to hold a popular referendum to end political gridlock within the country, 15 prominent activists from several groups issued Monday a statement demanding t...More..

Lucknow varsity issues advisory against students roaming inside premises
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Lucknow varsity issues advisory against students roaming inside premises

The university's decision has created a huge row. The university, like other educational institutions and government offices, is closed on Wednesday on the occasion of Maha Shivratri . Issuing a strict advis...More..

BC urges wine drinkers to buy local amid Alberta boycott
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

BC urges wine drinkers to buy local amid Alberta boycott

Speaking to reporters on Monday, Notley explained that this would drive home Alberta's message in the "ongoing dispute that British Columbia has triggered with Alberta and with all Canadians". And now that we'v...More..

Man United, Celtic mourn former player Liam Miller
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Man United, Celtic mourn former player Liam Miller

Miller lost his battle with cancer at the tragically youthful age of 36 last Friday, with his funeral attended by a host of his former team-mates and managers on Monday. "We are saddened to hear this evening th...More..

Not making appearance on Koffee With Karan with Virat Kohli: Anushka Sharma
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Not making appearance on Koffee With Karan with Virat Kohli: Anushka Sharma

This is not a fairy tale. This will be Anushka's first released movie since her marriage in December. "Love it 'with a heart emoticon". Later, it was confirmed that Anushka and Virat are not coming to...More..

Oklahoma basketball: Sooners drop to No. 23 in AP Poll
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Oklahoma basketball: Sooners drop to No. 23 in AP Poll

Next came Villanova (23-2, 10-2 Big East ), who fell to third after a five-week stay at No. 1 and earned nine first-place votes. All 12 of the previous weeks were during the final three seasons of Ralph Sam...More..

Doctors worldwide looking into innovative new flu treatments
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Doctors worldwide looking into innovative new flu treatments

Once inside a cell, it hijacks the cell's machinery, forcing the cell to make copies of the virus. Drugs like Tamiflu and Relenza, now available in the United Kingdom, can only stop the virus from entering ...More..

New Tool May Help Combat the Spread of Flu, Say Researchers
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

New Tool May Help Combat the Spread of Flu, Say Researchers

In fact, a "germicidal UVC lamp" is often used to disinfect surgical equipment. In a new study from the Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC), researchers reveal that far ultraviolet C (far-UVC...More..

Oxfam Deputy Penny Lawrence Quits Over Sex Scandal Allegations
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Oxfam Deputy Penny Lawrence Quits Over Sex Scandal Allegations

Other Northern Ireland-based charities were also feeling this backlash from the Oxfam scandal . She means business. At present, Oxfam receives £300m a year from Government funding and other donations. British ...More..

Puerto Rico: Desolation lingers months after Irma and Maria
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Puerto Rico: Desolation lingers months after Irma and Maria

A USA contractor initially hired by the power company to restore electricity was sacked after delays and controversies over how the contract was awarded. The situation belongs to a different century, not a tim...More..

Trump again seeks to slash Great Lakes funding
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Trump again seeks to slash Great Lakes funding

President Trump wants to turn off the spigot on the federal cleanup efforts at numerous nation's most iconic waterways, drawing a torrent of criticism from environmentalists. The other programs receive signif...More..

Government unveils auto-blocking tool for extremist content
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Government unveils auto-blocking tool for extremist content

The software successfully detects 94 percent of extremist content, according to the government . Rudd is now touring Silicon Valley for a series of meetings with the main communication service providers to d...More..

Speaker Madigan Fires Aide Over Inappropriate Texts
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Speaker Madigan Fires Aide Over Inappropriate Texts

Kevin Quinn was sacked from Madigan's office on Monday . Marty Quinn - perhaps Madigan's most senior operative - has known about the allegations against his brother, Kevin Quinn, since February 2017. He said h...More..

16 arrested in Myanmar for killing Rohingya
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

16 arrested in Myanmar for killing Rohingya

More than 600,000 men, women and children are estimated to have fled to neighbouring Bangladesh following persecution from the Burmese military in their native state of Rakhine, which began in August. Dr Win My...More..

Cape Town drought declared a 'national disaster'
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Cape Town drought declared a 'national disaster'

On Tuesday, the predicted date for Day Zero was pushed back to June 4 after consumption cuts. The statement, published in the government gazette, means that the national government is now responsible for tack...More..

On 3rd Anniversary of AAP Govt, Kejriwal to Interact With Public Today
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

On 3rd Anniversary of AAP Govt, Kejriwal to Interact With Public Today

Maken, who was also accompanied by former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, compared the work of the Congress government and the AAP government in the city. He said 16 to 17 bills passed by the Delhi A...More..

US Woman With Terrible Headaches Wakes Up With British Accent
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

US Woman With Terrible Headaches Wakes Up With British Accent

Former beauty queen Michelle Myers, 45, from Arizona has never left the country. Meyers said she is prone to the condition since she suffers from Ehlers-Danlos, a syndrome which causes chronic pain and brui...More..

Antibiotics family discovered in soil could be the answer to antibiotic resistance
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Antibiotics family discovered in soil could be the answer to antibiotic resistance

The findings were published in the journal Nature Microbiology . Malacidin is short for metagenomic acidic lipopeptide antibiotic-cidins. It literally means "killing" the "bad" because " mal " means bad and ...More..

Is risk of fatal crashes increased on 4/20 counterculture holiday celebrating marijuana?
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Is risk of fatal crashes increased on 4/20 counterculture holiday celebrating marijuana?

Data show that 15 percent of DUI arrests in Colorado a year ago involved marijuana, and a 2016 survey found about half of users in the state think driving under the influence of pot is safe. Half of the cannabi...More..

14 worms pulled from woman's eye after rare infection
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

14 worms pulled from woman's eye after rare infection

The parasitic infection is seen in cattle and spread by flies. "Now, we have to add Thelazia gulosa , a third one to the list". They are spread by a type of fly known as "face flies". californiensis ". Br...More..

Slow eating key to weight loss
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Slow eating key to weight loss

While the slow eaters had an average BMI of just over 22, the normal eaters had a BMI of 23.5 on average, and the fast eaters had an average BMI of around 25, while waist circumference was also found to incre...More..

Expert Views: India's consumer inflation eases to 5.07 percent in January
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Expert Views: India's consumer inflation eases to 5.07 percent in January

The Indices of Industrial Production (IIP) for the mining, manufacturing and electricity sectors for the month of December 2017 stood at 115.5, 131.6 and 143.9 respectively, with the corresponding growth rate...More..

83% Of Influenza-Like Illness In Younger Hoosiers; Deaths Reach 167 Statewide
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

83% Of Influenza-Like Illness In Younger Hoosiers; Deaths Reach 167 Statewide

The effort comes as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported on Friday the highest rate of influenza-like illnesses since 2009 and the highest flu hospitalization rate since 2010, when the ...More..

Spicejet flight tyre burst during take-off at Chennai Airport
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Spicejet flight tyre burst during take-off at Chennai Airport

The crew made a decision to turn back and landed safely in Chennai . Chandramouli said the pilots of the SpiceJet plane made an emergency landing and another tyre burst on the starboard side in the process...More..

Arsene Wenger Better on Players than Jose Mourinho — Henrikh Mkhitaryan
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Arsene Wenger Better on Players than Jose Mourinho — Henrikh Mkhitaryan

After an initial struggle, Mkhitaryan became a key player last season at Old Trafford and even scored in the triumphant Europa League final in Amsterdam a year ago. If one moment summed up Mkhitaryan's perfor...More..

Premier League commentary on talkSPORT February 11, 2018
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Premier League commentary on talkSPORT February 11, 2018

Steve Mounie secured Huddersfield a 4-1 home win against Bournemouth and lifted them straight back out of the Premier League's relegation zone. The visiting fans were regretting their early wake-up call ...More..

Chan first in team free skate, bolsters Canada's lead
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Chan first in team free skate, bolsters Canada's lead

The French ice dancing pair of Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron, who defeated Virtue and Moir in the Grand Prix Final, will not participate in the event. The Canadian pairing of Scott Moir and his ...More..

MI basketball's begin too sizzling for Wisconsin in 83-72 street win
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

MI basketball's begin too sizzling for Wisconsin in 83-72 street win

Happ finished the game with 29 points, but he received little help from his teammates as it wasn't until late in the second half that redshirt sophomore Brevin Pritzl and freshman guard Brad Davison broke doubl...More..

by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Turkish Military Copter Crashes in Syria, 2 Killed

Two of them were aboard a Turkish attack helicopter that crashed while on a mission over Afrin. Sunday's announcement brings to 31 the number of Turkish soldiers killed since the operation against the Syria...More..

Price increase at Disney World, Disneyland
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Price increase at Disney World, Disneyland

That's a $4 increase. For "regular" time, tickets will increase $4, making the cost $119 for adults and $113 for children, and the "peak" price will be $129 for adults and $123 for kids. Non-Florida Residents w...More..

Oxycontin Maker Purdue Pharma Will Stop Marketing the Drug to US Doctors
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Oxycontin Maker Purdue Pharma Will Stop Marketing the Drug to US Doctors

Medical professionals say a shift in the 1990s to "institutionalize" pain management opened the doors for pharmaceutical companies to encourage the mass prescribing of painkillers by doctors, and Purdue Pharma ...More..

International Criminal Court Investigates Duterte for Crimes against Humanity
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

International Criminal Court Investigates Duterte for Crimes against Humanity

However, the firebrand leader notorious for his defiance of worldwide pressure questioned whether the ICC had jurisdiction to indict him over the deaths of thousands of Filipinos in his war on drugs. Both the...More..

Did the Eagles fake their Super Bowl walkthrough to fool the Patriots?
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Did the Eagles fake their Super Bowl walkthrough to fool the Patriots?

Given the possibility that New England could have personnel in the stadium watching Philadelphia practice, it appears the Eagles took active measures to safeguard their game plan from prying eyes. Justin Ti...More..

Williams unsure about year's last Grand Slams
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Williams unsure about year's last Grand Slams

But it remains unclear when the 23-time major victor will again feature in a grand slam. Vandeweghe charged home in the decisive set to give her side a comfortable lead heading into Sunday's reverse singles a...More..

Las Vegas hotel renumbers floor associated with mass shooting
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Las Vegas hotel renumbers floor associated with mass shooting

It said that the Clark County coroner, John Fudenberg, had found anti-anxiety medication in Paddock's system, but the Review-Journal did not make clear whether further details of that finding were disclosed in ...More..

Senate deal would fund children's health insurance, community health centers
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Senate deal would fund children's health insurance, community health centers

The legislation doesn't address immigration, though Republican Speaker Paul Ryan said again Thursday he was determined to bring an immigration bill to the floor this year, albeit only one that has President...More..