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Medical AIMPLB hints at referendum of Muslim women over triple talaq
Author: 0 AIMPLB hints at referendum of Muslim women over triple talaq

The law board felt that a review plea may throw open more religious practices like polygamy to judicial scrutiny.This was decided during the AIMPLB executive committee meeting on Sunday. "We reiterate that the sanctity of belief and practices in personal/matrimonial relations in Islamic laws can not be treated differently from the belief and practices in personal matrimonial relationship by the other citizens of India who follow their own custom and practice and they have this protection".

Medical Oil mixed amidst Irma demand fears, Saudi cut extension talks
Author: 0 Oil mixed amidst Irma demand fears, Saudi cut extension talks

While some oil processing has recovered, 6 percent of US capacity still remains shut. The extra storage, which the Japanese government announced in July, will help Saudi Arabia, the world's biggest oil exporter, as it battles to keep customers in northern Asia amid a global glut and relatively low prices.

Medical Floridians Flee to CT to Escape from Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Floridians Flee to CT to Escape from Hurricane Irma

At Miami International, thousands of travelers showed up early Friday morning uncertain if their flight would even leave. Airlines and airports operate preparedness plans in 72, 48 and 24 hour markers, evacuating aircraft and personnel and preparing stations as part of a methodical checklist ahead of a storm's arrival, according to Ken Jenkins, principal crisis response strategist at NavAid Crisis Consulting Group.

Medical AIADMK's crucial general council meeting today
Author: 0 AIADMK's crucial general council meeting today

He also filed an application seeking an interim order staying the meeting. Sitting as late as 9:15 p.m. and delivering their verdict in a packed court hall, a Division Bench of Justices Rajiv Shakder and Abdul Quddhose concurred with the decision taken by Justice C.V.

Medical Evidence for potential harms of light drinking in pregnancy 'surprisingly' limited
Author: 0 Evidence for potential harms of light drinking in pregnancy 'surprisingly' limited

There is little evidence having the occasional drink while pregnant does any harm to a baby, a review has concluded. Official NHS guidance from the Chief Medical Officers for the United Kingdom published a year ago says pregnant women should not drink because "experts are still unsure exactly how much - if any - alcohol is completely safe for you to have while you're pregnant".

Medical Campylobacter Puppies Linked to Outbreak Traced to Petland
Author: 0 Campylobacter Puppies Linked to Outbreak Traced to Petland

The CDC says epidemiologic and laboratory evidence indicates puppies sold at Petland are a likely source of the outbreak and the store chain is cooperating with health officials to address the outbreak. More than 200 cities and counties have enacted laws that ban pet shops from selling so-called puppy mill puppies, and Petland is now the only major national chain selling dogs from commercial breeders.

Medical Two people in Windsor, Ont. die from West Nile virus
Author: 0 Two people in Windsor, Ont. die from West Nile virus

The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit says it has received two separate reports of death attributed to the virus within the last week. Mosquito-borne illness is more common during late summer and TDH recommends taking simple steps to avoid mosquito bites and help prevent mosquito-borne illnesses.

Medical Dogs in the bed may be preventing quality sleep
Author: 0 Dogs in the bed may be preventing quality sleep

Lois Krahn, a sleep medicine specialist at the Center for Sleep Medicine on Mayo Clinic's Arizona campus, and an author of the study, said that most people believe that having the dog in the bedroom can disrupt sleep. In the United Kingdom, dogs are known as the most popular pet. So let them snooze at the foot of the bed or on a pillow nearby, but cuddling up under the duvet as though your cat is a soft toy won't do the same wonders for the quality of your rest.

Medical Pakistan, Iran stress political solution in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Pakistan, Iran stress political solution in Afghanistan

Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Sunday that Asif's official visit to Tehran was aimed at holding talks with senior Iranian officials on leading mutual, regional and worldwide developments. The foreign minister planned his four-nation tour of China, Russia, Iran and Turkey two weeks after US President Donald Trump lambasted Pakistan for allegedly providing shelters to terrorists while announcing Afghan policy.

Medical Red Cross taking donations for hurricane relief
Author: 0 Red Cross taking donations for hurricane relief

One of the students was first-time aid volunteer Gayle Starr of Seattle. "The measure of success for the American Red Cross on this pilot will be to prove that drones can help support, complement and accelerate the work already being done by our tremendous volunteers", said Brad Kieserman, vice president, Disaster Services & Logistics, American Red Cross .

Medical Crude Oil Price Outlook: Risk/Reward Favors Bears
Author: 0 Crude Oil Price Outlook: Risk/Reward Favors Bears

Irma, which is the second hurricane to approach United States in two weeks, could knock out refineries and cause fuel shortages in the next few days. Trading was closed Monday in observance of Labor Day. US crude oil exports are up 9.5 percent from the same period a year ago as Brent remains more expensive than USA barrels.

Medical DNA proves fearsome Viking warrior was a woman
Author: 0 DNA proves fearsome Viking warrior was a woman

Charlotte Hedenstierna-Jonson, an archeologist at Uppsala University , Sweden , who led the investigation, said the woman was somewhere over the age of 30 and "fairly tall too", at 170 centimeters. The Vikings were some of the most terrifying fighters of their time. Hedensternia-Jonson says the Viking woman was likely a warrior herself. Because of the "manly" warrior equipment found in the grave, it was just assumed - rather than proven - that the remains were that of a man.

Medical Bangladesh seeks support to move fleeing Rohingya to remote, flood-prone island
Author: 0 Bangladesh seeks support to move fleeing Rohingya to remote, flood-prone island

The Organisation Of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Sunday condemned the Myanmar government for the "systematic brutal acts" against the Rohingya Muslims minority and called upon the government to allow the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council's fact finding mission to probe into all alleged violations of global human rights law and to bring the perpetrators to justice.

Medical NZ All Whites striker scores winner for Burnley
Author: 0 NZ All Whites striker scores winner for Burnley

Burnley's England global goalkeeper Tom Heaton had to be substituted in the 36th minute after suffering a shoulder injury, handing reserve keeper Nick Pope a Premier League debut. Another tough defeat to take. our luck has to change soon if we play and create the chances we did today! Dann had a fantastic chance at the end of the game, but his header from a Cabaye cross went wide, and Palace ended the game pointless.

Medical Veteran actress BV Radha passes away on Sunday
Author: 0 Veteran actress BV Radha passes away on Sunday

BV Radha has followed his footsteps in death too, by donating her body to the same hospital. Her husband, director KSL Swamy , who passed away on 20 October 2015, had donated his body to MS Ramaiah Medical College. Radha has worked with superstars like Rajkumar, MG Ramachandran, Sivaji Ganesan, Gemini Ganesan, NT Rama Rao and Akkineni Nageswara Rao. She was bestowed with State-level Kanaka Ratna award by the Kanaka Gurupeetha.

Medical AI Can Tell If You're Gay
Author: 0 AI Can Tell If You're Gay

An algorithm associated with the software correctly identified gay men 81% of the time, while it was accurate for 74% of the women it tested. When the chances were increased by allowing it to analyse five images per person, it had a guess success rate of 91% for men and 83% for women.

Medical Thousands join in anti-Brexit march in London
Author: 0 Thousands join in anti-Brexit march in London

MPs will hold a key vote on the legislation, which aims to end European Union law's supremacy in the United Kingdom, on Monday night. The rallying call came after Labour denounced the Great Repeal Bill as an undemocratic "power grab" by ministers.

Medical Hurricane Irma downgraded to Category 3, will regain strength before hitting Florida
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma downgraded to Category 3, will regain strength before hitting Florida

When it reaches the state, Irma will probably have re-strengthened into a Category 4 hurricane , packing destructive 140 miles per hour winds and pushing a projected storm surge of up to 15 feet in some areas. and 6 p.m. CDT, respectively. Hurricane Irma, which is expected to cause havoc in southeastern U.S., has resulted in an evacuation order for over 5 million people throughout Florida, state authorities said .

Medical Barack Obama Surprises Visit At DC's McKinley Technology High School
Author: 0 Barack Obama Surprises Visit At DC's McKinley Technology High School

The students sat in a circle and gasped to see former President, Obama also sat with the students and told the students that wherever he traveled across the world he made a point of meeting with youth. 'Just to kind of hear from them, find out what they're interested in, because I do believe that most of the problems we have are going to be solved by you'.

Medical How to 'Take a Minute, Change a Life'
Author: 0 How to 'Take a Minute, Change a Life'

For the past 15 years, World Suicide Prevention Day has been observed on September 10. The World Health Organization reports about 800,000 people commit suicide every year. Dr Milan Balakrishnan, psychiatrist at JUNO clinic, Khar, who conceptualised the application along a friend, said, "A very basic form of this application was created a year back, but this year, we developed it properly with the help of an IT professional", he said.

Medical Schneiderman warns of deadly fentanyl pills in WNY
Author: 0 Schneiderman warns of deadly fentanyl pills in WNY

On Tuesday, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said the program, known as the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA , will end in six months to give Congress time to find a legislative solution for the immigrants. Jay Inslee look on. Trump said Tuesday he still has "great heart" for the dreamers. The lawsuit seeks to block Trump's decision and maintain DACA.

Medical Delhi: 5-year-old student raped in school; peon arrested
Author: 0 Delhi: 5-year-old student raped in school; peon arrested

The arrested man, Vikas , had been working in the school for the last three years. Previously he worked as a security guard there, the police said. Police said the accused would also "pick and drop students" from their homes. "Her mother told police the girl had complained of pain in her genitals". The mother of the victim then informed her father who later took her to the hospital.

Medical Denton County reports West Nile virus case in The Colony
Author: 0 Denton County reports West Nile virus case in The Colony

Director of Environment Health, Todd Marshall, says "Recent floods have increased the number of mosquitoes in our community". Two more samples of mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus have been found in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. West Nile virus positive mosquitoes were first identified in New Haven on August 16th, Armstrong said in the release. "We encourage residents to reduce their risk by adhering to the recommended precautions, including eliminating common backyard mosquito sources ...

Medical Hurricane Irma: What you need to know about flood insurance
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma: What you need to know about flood insurance

Numerous properties damaged in Harvey were in a 0.2 percent flood zone. The Federal Emergency Management Agency sets the price, and it's not negotiable. Hecht said in the week since Harvey , inquiries about voluntary flood insurance from low-risk zones are up 1,500 percent. LaHue is very familiar with floods that have caused significant damage in Volusia County.

Medical Suspected Bomb Lab Found Near Paris, 2 Arrested
Author: 0 Suspected Bomb Lab Found Near Paris, 2 Arrested

A counter-terrorism unit has opened an investigation into "criminal terrorist association" and "possession, transportation and production of explosive substances in relation with a terrorist action by an organized gang", according to The Local .

Medical Breezy and cool weather continues
Author: 0 Breezy and cool weather continues

This will likely change as the hurricane's track varies. While in eastern NY and western Vermont is left with partly cloudy skies and a passing afternoon shower or two. Hurricane Irma will approach south Florida this weekend then turn north. Hurricane Irma continues to head toward Florida as a Category 5 storm.

Medical Boy's Heart Stopped After Taking One Bite of a Hot Dog
Author: 0 Boy's Heart Stopped After Taking One Bite of a Hot Dog

The syndrome takes its name from Dr. Pedro Brugada of QLV Hospital in Aalst, Belgium, and his brother Dr. Josep Brugada of the Hospital Clinic at University of Barcelona in Spain, who first described it in a study published in 1992 . The majority of people who develop symptoms of Brugada syndrome are already "in their 20s up to 50s or 60s", Dubin said. When the condition is discovered in parents, doctors will screen the children, even those without symptoms, and may discover it then.

Medical Chinese universities move up in global ranking
Author: 0 Chinese universities move up in global ranking

Current students and alumni of McGill University will be pleased to hear the Montreal academic institution ranked fairly high in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2018 . This year, in the Times ranking, the top spot was secured by Oxford University with 38% students from India and IISC Bangalore has only 1% population of global students.

Author: 0 Need to rebuild relationship between our countries, says India's ambassador to Myanmar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday suggested the setting up of a memorial to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's Indian National Army (INA) in Myanmar. Modi will also visit Bagan, a heritage city where the Archaeological Survey of India is involved in restoration work of a temple and some pagodas, and Yangon where he will interact with members of the Indian community.

Medical Pen-like tool detects cancer in seconds
Author: 0 Pen-like tool detects cancer in seconds

The tool, dubbed the MasSpec Pen , allows surgeons removing a tumor to detect cancerous cells in tissues in seconds, allowing them to know immediately if they have found and removed all of the cancer. James Suliburk , head of endocrine surgery at Baylor College of Medicine , associate professor of surgery and a collaborator on the project. This technology is the three.

Medical Shock : Rajdhani Express Derails in Delhi, 2 accidents in a day
Author: 0 Shock : Rajdhani Express Derails in Delhi, 2 accidents in a day

Since the speed of the (Ranchi-Delhi Rajdhani Express ) train was very slow, there was no injury to any passenger. "We are in the process of clearing the tracks". Alert locals managed to get the Delhi-Kanpur Kalindi Express stopped before the damaged portion of the track, police officials said. The incident occurred near Obara around 6 am.

Medical Mobile phone use kills over 2100 every year due to road accidents
Author: 0 Mobile phone use kills over 2100 every year due to road accidents

This works out to an average daily count of 1,317 accidents and 413 deaths, or an hourly count of 55 accidents and 17 deaths every hour. This is published unedited from the IANS feed . The National Highways constitute about 2 per cent of the total road network of India, but they accounted for 29.6 per cent of total road accidents and 34.5 per cent of total number of persons killed.

Medical Flooding: FG Promises To Dredge River Benue
Author: 0 Flooding: FG Promises To Dredge River Benue

Following heavy rains in the state capital which left many homeless, the Benue State Emergency Management Agency had set up a camp for displaced persons at the International Market in Makurdi. Of particular concern are the sanitation and security issues the victims face even as the state government with help from the federal government battles to restore some normalcy to the affected areas.

Medical Nigeria's Buhari said he would not seek re-election in 2019 - minister
Author: 0 Nigeria's Buhari said he would not seek re-election in 2019 - minister

Mrs. Alhassan said in an interview that if Buhari sought re-election she would resign. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) quotes commentators on social media as alleging that Alhassan's visit, during which she made philosophical comments on the 2019 presidential contest, was a tacit support for Abubakar's presidential ambition.

Medical Argentina World Cup hopes in balance after 1-1 draw with Venezuela
Author: 0 Argentina World Cup hopes in balance after 1-1 draw with Venezuela

With Chile edging Argentina in fourth place - both sit on 23 points but Alexis Sanchez's side have a goal difference of two compared to one for Messi's team - nothing but a win for the home side will do. Anything below that position will be disastrous for the South American football giants. "But don't worry, each time I'm closer to leaving". They host Brazil, who have already qualified, in the next round, then travel to play Uruguay, so the conditions in La Paz won't be able to trip any of ...

Medical Dennis Rodman talks of skiing friendship with Kim Jong Un
Author: 0 Dennis Rodman talks of skiing friendship with Kim Jong Un

Speaking to Piers Morgan on ITV's Good Morning Britain , the American said he has been friends with Mr Jong-un since 2013 but they "barely discuss politics". I've been there six or seven times. "Things can happen if Donald Trump, if they sit down, and have some type of mutual conversation", said Rodman. "I just want to try to straighten things out for everyone to get along together...

Medical Trump's Decision To Terminate DACA Condemned By Former Presidents
Author: 0 Trump's Decision To Terminate DACA Condemned By Former Presidents

Opponents of the program said they are pleased with the Trump administration's decision. U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-Howard Township, offered support for DACA recipients, but not for the program, saying that it is the job of Congress, not the executive branch to create immigration policy.

Medical Thousands Join Indonesia Protest Against Myanmar Policies
Author: 0 Thousands Join Indonesia Protest Against Myanmar Policies

Cavusolgu is also due to visit Rohingya refugee camps, and said Turkey would give financial assistance to Bangladesh if it continues to give refuge to those fleeing Myanmar . Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has condemned Myanmar for its ongoing military operations. Aung San Suu Kyi spent nearly two decades under house arrest before becoming Myanmar's de facto leader previous year.

Medical Entercom's
Author: 0 Entercom's "I'm Listening" Campaign

In an interview for the I'm Listening campaign, Logic spoke about his song "1-800-273-8255", which takes its title from the phone number for the National Suicide Prevention Hotline. "As a media broadcaster, we know that talk saves lives and that is exactly what this show is about - saving lives". Yorkville resident Brooke Mol, representing Suicide Prevention Services , attended Tuesday's County Board meeting and thanked the board for approving the proclamation.

Medical Protecting yourself against West Nile; one SC person dies from the virus
Author: 0 Protecting yourself against West Nile; one SC person dies from the virus

This data comes from the province-wide surveillance program put in place after the West Nile virus first came to Ontario in 2001, the virus eventually spreading across the entire province and infecting humans. Additionally, the study notes that while there has been a lot of awareness raised for the West Nile Virus, and pesticide use to end it, it is still the leading cause of mosquito-borne disease in Canada.

Medical Researchers develop camera capable of seeing through human body
Author: 0 Researchers develop camera capable of seeing through human body

It can also record the time taken for light to pass through the body, allowing the device to also detect the scattered light. This construct is similar to what is found in a digital camera . "The position was determined to centimetre accuracy, within clinically relevant settings and models", the researchers wrote in their study, which was published in Biomedical Optics Express .

Medical Tite to make four changes to Brazil side vs Colombia
Author: 0 Tite to make four changes to Brazil side vs Colombia

Santiago Arias got free on the right and delivered a ideal cross that found the head of Radamel Falcao who redirected the ball just past Alisson to tie the game 1-1, sending the crowd into a frenzy. "And we have many reasons to be highly motivated, we are at home, we can depend on ourselves, we have a great opportunity against Brazil , and if we achieve the goal we will be closer to Russian Federation", said Falcao to reporters .

Medical Astronomers Detect a Storm of Deep-Space Radio Bursts
Author: 0 Astronomers Detect a Storm of Deep-Space Radio Bursts

A spokesman for Breakthrough Listen said: "The project has detected repeating fast radio bursts , known as FRBs, from the distant universe". An incredible announcement from Stephen Hawking's Breakthrough Listen project suggests something unusual is coming from a galaxy three billion light years away, and it could be alien in nature.

Medical Could Zika Be Brain Cancer Killer?
Author: 0 Could Zika Be Brain Cancer Killer?

Researchers found the Zika virus can be used to target and kill brain cancer stem cells, which are the ones most resistant to standard treatments. Researchers say a treatment for humans using Zika means the virus will have to be injected into the brain, most likely during surgery to remove the primary tumor.

Medical Prostate Cancer Screening Can Save Lives, But There Is a Hidden Cost
Author: 0 Prostate Cancer Screening Can Save Lives, But There Is a Hidden Cost

After differences in implementation and settings were accounted for, two important prostate cancer screening trials provide compatible evidence that screening reduces prostate cancer mortality. The organization has tested more than five million men for prostate cancer during the past 30 years. At that point, symptoms may include difficulty starting urination, weak or interrupted flow of urine, and frequent urination, especially at night.