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Medical Firecrackers ban: SC to hear traders' plea today
Author: 0 Firecrackers ban: SC to hear traders' plea today

A section of traders in the national capital had on Thursday mentioned the matter before the apex court for an urgent hearing and said their licences were revived in pursuance of the court's order passed on September 12 and they had procured firecrackers for sale during Diwali.

Author: 0 Major MCU Changes After Fourth Avengers Movie May Be Coming

According to Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige , the follow up to Avengers: Infinity War could be the end of the story the company has been telling since Iron Man debuted in 2008. Feige compared what Marvel is about to do to what Lucasfilm did for Star Wars . Marvel studio head Kevin Feige is on the publicity circuit again in support of Thor: Ragnarok , the 17th movie in the now big Marvel Cinematic Universe .

Author: 0 FIFA Suspends Pakistan From International Football With Immediate Effect

The Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) has been banned by FIFA with immediate effect due to "undue third-party interference", the UK's Independent reported on Thursday. Pakistan have never qualified for the World Cup. Despite its size and the world's sixth largest nation by population, Pakistan is ranked 200th of FIFA's 211 member nations and the men's national team has not played a full worldwide since a 0-0 draw with Yemen in a World Cup qualifier in March 2015.

Medical 91-year-old man dies after Brooklyn home invasion
Author: 0 91-year-old man dies after Brooklyn home invasion

I would see them walking around going to the laundromat". PIX11's sources say the couple may have been targeted since they were landloards. Police say that her injuries are not serious. "When I came out I saw them bringing him out on a stretcher and they were pumping his chest", neighbor Lawrence Reynolds said. Delroy noted that family members, including himself, were in town the day before the home invasion for a family reunion at his sister's house in The Bronx.

Medical Heated confrontation between Florida doctor and patient
Author: 0 Heated confrontation between Florida doctor and patient

The dispute continues as Stipes daughter reassures her mom that it's okay and she had been filming the whole thing as she says to the doctor: "Okay you can get out of her face". After a heated exchange, Gallogly then asks Stipe, "Do you wanna be seen or not?" The doctor released a statement to FOX 35 saying,"Ms. Stipe had been increasingly belligerent and abusive to office staff, cursing them and threatening them with violence", allegations which she has denied.

Medical Ireland approves massive Apple data centre
Author: 0 Ireland approves massive Apple data centre

Apple had sought to have the cases fast-tracked in the Commercial Court, the big business division of the High Court, saying it was very anxious to proceed with the development. Galway County Council granted permission in Sept 2015 but that was appealed to An Bord Pleanála. Local TDs have welcomed the decision but have been critical of the planning delays.

Medical '13 Reasons Why' stops production due to California wildfires
Author: 0 '13 Reasons Why' stops production due to California wildfires

Sources close to the production team have indicated that the hiatus is only temporary, and is expected to last until Thursday, October 12. Hopefully over the next several days production can resume normally and the entire cast can reconvene and get back to doing more of what they do so fantastically.

Medical 67 deaths from West Nile virus reported in US
Author: 0 67 deaths from West Nile virus reported in US

Patricia Quinlisk, medical director with Iowa Public Health Department, confirmed the death case to local radio on Wednesday. Denton County health officials confirmed that a Frisco resident was infected with West Nile virus, making this the third human case of the virus this year.

Medical Early indications suggest harsh flu season in US
Author: 0 Early indications suggest harsh flu season in US

Symptoms vary by age but can include: fever/chills, sore throat, muscle aches, fatigue, cough, headache and a runny or stuffy nose. People with the common cold are more likely to have nasal congestion than people with the flu, though the symptoms can often mimic each other.

Medical Minnesota's Real ID granted grace period
Author: 0 Minnesota's Real ID granted grace period

During the grace period, ME driver's licenses and IDs will be accepted as valid identification for federal purposes, including entrance to federal facilities, said Kristen Muszynski, spokeswoman for the Secretary of State's Office. Minnesota has been hoping that the state's driver's licenses and identification cards would get a pass at least until October of next year, when the state will start issuing licenses that conform to the federal requirements.

Medical Louise Redknapp says she lost herself in marriage
Author: 0 Louise Redknapp says she lost herself in marriage

The horrific criticism faced by Louise Redknapp for "turning her back" on her fairytale marriage is illustrative of just how uncomfortable much of society is with women who stray from a very prescriptive narrative. "For me, going back to work has been something that has been a real saviour". She said: "I hear what she's saying, but surely it's not one or the other.

Author: 0 You can't use your old pound coins after THIS WEEKEND

Speaking to the Express & Star, he said: "We will still be accepting them as long as the bank takes them from us". While there was much interested around the new 12-sided coin, hoarders with stashes of old £1 coins have been warned to cash them in sooner rather than later, before they are useless, and worthless! And a number of shops have chose to flout the Royal Mint's deadline and will accept the old coins up to two weeks after it stops being legal tender.

Medical Miley Cyrus joins James Corden for 'Carpool Karaoke
Author: 0 Miley Cyrus joins James Corden for 'Carpool Karaoke

Always good to have a plan B, Miley. "That's just me. That's how insane I am". Cyrus kept her secret all day until spilling in private to co-hosts Blake Shelton and Adam Levine... Cyrus told Howard Stern during an interview last week that she hasn't smoked weed in eight months. Cyrus said seeing the response to her actions on stage made her become more of an activist .

Author: 0 AAP's 'satyagraha' against Metro fare hike another hoax: BJP

The ratio has nearly doubled since 2009, the last time when the fare was hiked, primarily on account of electricity tariff rising by nearly 90% and salary burden increasing by 50%. During a heated discussion on the metro fare hike in the state assembly, the AAP legislators voiced similar concerns and passed a resolution in this reagrd.

Medical 'No terror angle in conversions'
Author: 0 'No terror angle in conversions'

Speaking to India Today, a senior officer of the NIA said, "We have spoken to both Athiras who have said they were lured". The minister said this in reference to a high-pitched war of words yesterday between two lawyers during the hearing of the sensitive Hadiya case, related to an inter-religious marriage in Kerala, in the apex court.

Medical Chris Coleman convinced to rethink standing down as Wales boss
Author: 0 Chris Coleman convinced to rethink standing down as Wales boss

Chris Coleman has moved to distance himself from talking about his future as Wales manager following the country's hugely disappointing defeat at the hands of the Republic of Ireland . Roberts, who has been Coleman's assistant since he was appointed Wales manager in January 2012, added: "He couldn't have taken on the job at a more hard time and what we've collectively achieved since then has been incredible".

Medical Suspected anthrax outbreak kills 107 hippos in Namibia
Author: 0 Suspected anthrax outbreak kills 107 hippos in Namibia

He went to explain that outbreaks like this "mainly occurs when the level of the river is so low". It largely survives as spores that hide away in soil for years before entering an animal through a cut or wound. Elephants and hippos were also killed by a 2003-4 outbreak in Namibia's Kasika Conservancy, Sikopo said , but this is the first incident in the 2,422 sq.

Medical Childhood Obesity Up Worldwide Almost 10-Fold Over 4 Decades
Author: 0 Childhood Obesity Up Worldwide Almost 10-Fold Over 4 Decades

Once underweight children are given access to more calories through food programs and they become overweight. Obesity rates have stabilised in high-income countries in recent years, though levels remain unacceptably high, Ezzati added. But despite the burgeoning obese population, being underweight remains a huge concern in many areas. An estimated 75 million girls and 117 million boys are moderately or severely underweight, meaning greater than one standard deviation from median on the World ...

Medical New Zealand parties in coalition govt talks
Author: 0 New Zealand parties in coalition govt talks

It left the power to form a government in the hands of Peters and the nine seats held by his New Zealand First Party. "Negotiations will continue for Labour with the parties that we are looking to form a stable, durable, coalition government with".

Medical Police Officer Dies After Crash in NH
Author: 0 Police Officer Dies After Crash in NH

Chief of Police David Fallon and Mayor Joseph Curtatone said in a statement that the crash was "completely avoidable". Remigio had been with the Somerville police since 1988 and was working in the traffic unit. Remigio, who was assigned to the traffic unit, maintained the department's fleet of Harley-Davidson motorcycles and rode for the department "at nearly every funeral and special event".

Medical 11-year-old's touching reaction to adoption news captured on school's camera
Author: 0 11-year-old's touching reaction to adoption news captured on school's camera

The reaction of Tannah Butterfield, 11, to learning that her foster parents would be adopting her was caught on camera on October 2 by her school's video surveillance in South Jordan, Utah . To tell a young lady that she gets her family always takes the cake. "It was like 'ah!' It was like screaming", she said. "We just feel like we're ordinary people that are taking care of three children that we love and want to be part of our family", she said.

Medical Jets great Joe Namath defends National Football League protests
Author: 0 Jets great Joe Namath defends National Football League protests

Host Jim Gray asked Ditka, who has always been a critic of the athletes kneeling during the national anthem , what his response would be to those who want social justice. Ditka does not support the anthem protests that have erupted on National Football League fields around the country. Many were quick to point out that the US has been far from oppression-free, even during Ditka's 77 years of life.

Medical Genetic Test Would Lower the Risk Of Breast Cancer
Author: 0 Genetic Test Would Lower the Risk Of Breast Cancer

More than 40,000 will die this year of breast cancer. "Wear it pink is an important opportunity to stand together and support Breast Cancer Now's life-saving research". The Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) test will initially be available for patients having tests at St Mary's Hospital and Wythenshawe Hospital in Manchester for BRCA1 and 2 gene mutations, with a family history of breast cancer.

Medical Sugar tax expected in Budget 2018
Author: 0 Sugar tax expected in Budget 2018

There will be no increases in the duty on alcohol, petrol and diesel, although a carbon tax will be discussed next year. The Minister wants an increase in the Value-Added Tax rate for sunbeds, as a health protection measure. €5 per week increase in all weekly social welfare payments, including disability allowance, carer's allowance, Jobseekers' Allowance and State pension - effective from March 2018.

Medical 4 natural ways to look after your mental health
Author: 0 4 natural ways to look after your mental health

There are inadequate numbers of specialised healthcare workers to serve the population, which leads to poor access to quality mental health care of good quality and ultimately, complications and costly hospitalisations. There are many effective actions that organizations can take to promote mental health in the workplace; such actions may also benefit productivity.

Medical Mohamed Salah describes moment he sent Egypt through to World Cup
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah describes moment he sent Egypt through to World Cup

Egypt is the second Arab country to qualify for the 2018 World Cup after Saudi Arabia's historic win against Japan in September. Salah also told Ahram how he had stayed calm amid a frenzied atmosphere when taking the penalty. The president announced the reward on Monday as he met the Argentine coach Hector Cuper and the players. "It's been 28 years and we're finally going to enter the World Cup".

Medical Bethesda Defends Using Wolfenstein 2 To Make Political Statements
Author: 0 Bethesda Defends Using Wolfenstein 2 To Make Political Statements

However, others on Reddit consider the Tweet from Bethesda a mere publicity stunt to elevate the hype surrounding the game before its release on October 27. Due to the current political situation in the US, Wolfenstein II could be seen as a political comment, but Pete Hines refuses that idea, stating: " Bethesda doesn't develop games to make specific statements or incite political discussions".

Medical Berrien Health Department Offering Flu Shot Clinics
Author: 0 Berrien Health Department Offering Flu Shot Clinics

The HSE is today calling on those most at risk - people aged 65 and over, pregnant women, those with long term and chronic illnesses and nursing home residents to get the vaccine. If not, Community Health Network wants to help you fight the flu-for free! Matthew Rudberg, a physician assistant at MinuteClinic, explains the upcoming flu season could be heightened due to newly-discovered flu strains in the southern hemisphere.

Medical Sydney nurse dies on Fiji honeymoon from mystery illness
Author: 0 Sydney nurse dies on Fiji honeymoon from mystery illness

Sydney woman Kelly Clarke , 24, died of severe bilateral pneumonia in Lautoka Hospital , north of Nadi on Friday night, 30 hours after she complained of stomach pains. "I told her to be strong, that I was coming straight back and to rest up because she needed her strength". She is remembered for her warm and empathetic personality and for always taking the time to go above and beyond for her patients.

Medical Russia, Saudi Arabia cement new friendship with king's visit
Author: 0 Russia, Saudi Arabia cement new friendship with king's visit

Russia's Federal Service for Military and Technical Cooperation has officially confirmed the conclusion of the deal with Saudi Arabia on the supply of S-400 surface-to-air missile systems and other weapons. "This proposed sale will support the foreign policy and national security objectives of the United States by improving the security of a friendly country", the statement read.

Medical An avocado and banana a day keep heart disease away!
Author: 0 An avocado and banana a day keep heart disease away!

Paul Sanders of the University of Alabama, Birmingham, as quoted by the Daily Mail website on Monday (10/9/2017). For their study, the team fed mice high-fat diets supplemented with either low, normal, or high levels of potassium. Also, the low-potassium mice had increased stiffness of their aortas, and high-potassium mice had decreased stiffness, as indicated by the arterial stiffness indicator called pulse wave velocity, which is measured by echocardiography in live animals.

Medical Knowingly exposing someone to HIV is no longer a felony in California
Author: 0 Knowingly exposing someone to HIV is no longer a felony in California

It's refreshing to see that in the eternal race between Eros and Thanatos, Eros generally comes out on top. And, that too for exposing another person to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) by engaging in an unprotected sexual activity. "We're very serious about this reform, and moving away from this criminalization model around HIV and going to a more public health approach", Wiener said .

Medical Old Town Hall lights up for Mental Health
Author: 0 Old Town Hall lights up for Mental Health

NHS England has now published new guidelines to help Global Positioning System better identify the signs of anxiety and depression as well as a range of mental health problems, including those which specifically affect older people. This includes being bitten, strangled, headbutted and others, according to a survey of over a thousand mental health workers who described their personal experiences to Unison, one of the United Kindgom's biggest trade unions.

Medical New digital mental health gateway launched
Author: 0 New digital mental health gateway launched

NHS24 will use the development funding of £500,000 to improve the services it offers to people experiencing low mood, depression and anxiety, supporting those who need unscheduled care but do not require to contact emergency services. beyondblue provides information and support to help people achieve their best possible mental health. Scottish Labour inequalities spokeswoman Monica Lennon said Scotland's mental health services were failing to cope with demand.

Medical Teen Suspended For Sitting During Pledge Of Allegiance
Author: 0 Teen Suspended For Sitting During Pledge Of Allegiance

But last Monday, Landry was in the principal's office at the time of the Pledge of Allegiance. India Landry had sat for the Pledge hundreds of times at Windfern High School without incident, she said . Much like many schools across the country, Windfren high school policy now allows students to choose not to recite the Pledge, but still requires them to stand.

Medical Florida Nursing Home where 12 Died, Now Closed 245 Workers Laid Off
Author: 0 Florida Nursing Home where 12 Died, Now Closed 245 Workers Laid Off

Monday, according to family attorney Albert Levin. More than 100 patients were evacuated from the home on September 13 after three patients were found dead. Nursing home officials at the facility set up portable coolers and fans in response, and reached out to Florida Power & Light and called the governor's cellphone in the next two days.

Medical Video shows man, believed to be Nigerian, being thrashed
Author: 0 Video shows man, believed to be Nigerian, being thrashed

The video belies that claim. In an inhuman incident, a Nigerian national was tied to a post and thrashed by a mob in Delhi's Malviya Nagar for alleged theft as the man begged for mercy. The police have said that action will be taken against the attackers. The local people, who beat the African students with sticks and other weapons, had accused them of peddling in drugs.

Medical Two soldiers die in Fort Jackson 'accident' involving vehicle, troop formation
Author: 0 Two soldiers die in Fort Jackson 'accident' involving vehicle, troop formation

Foreman told WTVY Sunday. Military authorities have distinguished the two officers slaughtered after a military vehicle struck them while they were in arrangement at an Army base in SC. James Foster, Macon, Georgia. A Fort Jackson representative did not immediately respond to a request for more information about the incident. They have not released any additional details about the accident at this time.

Medical No firecrackers this Diwali in Delhi says SC
Author: 0 No firecrackers this Diwali in Delhi says SC

In a decision that has high likelihood of polarising the citizens of Delhi, NCR, the Supreme Court has banned the sale of firecrackers till November 1. Earlier on September 12 order, when the ban on the sale of firecrackers was partially lifted and had allowed firecrackers, would only be applicable from November 1, 2017.

Medical Godhra train carnage: HC spares the noose for 11 convicts
Author: 0 Godhra train carnage: HC spares the noose for 11 convicts

Out of 31 convicts, 11 are awarded death penalty and rest 20 are given sentenced to life imprisonment. It directed the State to pay Rs 10 lakh to the families of the 59 victims, mostly kar sevaks , killed in the incident. Twenty other convicts will remain sentenced to life in jail, the high court court ruled. The Commission said it was set on fire. Those acquitted included prime accused Maulana Umarji, the then president of Godhra municipality Mohammad Hussain Kalota, Mohammad Ansari and ...

Medical Zimmer
Author: 0 Zimmer "anticipates" Bradford will start on MNF vs. Bears

Keenum can be hit-or-miss, it just depends on how the defense plays him. Glennon struggled mightily in the first four games of the season, turning the ball over eight times as the Bears stumbled out of the gates to a 1-3 record on the young season.

Medical Google's latest 'moonshot' idea: balloon-powered internet for all
Author: 0 Google's latest 'moonshot' idea: balloon-powered internet for all

For those who have no idea what Project Loon is, the balloons provide internet access by "relaying communications between Alphabet's own ground stations connected to the surviving wireless networks, and users' handsets". The company had previously conducted connectivity tests in Australia, New Zealand and several South American countries. The island, home to almost 3.5 million people, remains crippled by the Category 4 storm that struck last month, which disabled more than 90 percent ...

Medical Karwa Chauth 2017: Details About Timings For Moonrise, 'Muhurat' Here
Author: 0 Karwa Chauth 2017: Details About Timings For Moonrise, 'Muhurat' Here

The Chaturthi Tithi begins on the 8th of October on 04:58 PM and the Chaturthi Tithi ends on the 9th of October on 02:16 PM. It is also believed that if women do fast on Karwa Chauth they will gain boons equal to 100 Fast. A more restless Draupadi during that era remembered Lord Krishna to sought his help. On her way she met Lord Shiva and Parvati and informed them about her husband's death.

Medical Packers Second Screen: At Cowboys
Author: 0 Packers Second Screen: At Cowboys

Machota: I doubt that. Last week the Cowboys looked like they might take control of the Los Angeles Rams , both when they were up 17-6 and 24-13. The Cowboys are going to want to get back on track, as losing two straight at home certainly would not be a good start.

Medical Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes: new mode, ship, and mystery character revealed
Author: 0 Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes: new mode, ship, and mystery character revealed

After one unsuccessfully tries to bridge the language gap, he spots the other's Star Wars thermos and quickly figures out a different way to connect with his lunch mate. While there are indeed plenty of mysteries surrounding Snoke, one of the many things that the fans have yet to learn is details about his guards, which are featured in the promotions for " Star Wars: The Last Jedi ".

Medical Razorbacks Crumble On The Road Against South Carolina
Author: 0 Razorbacks Crumble On The Road Against South Carolina

It was Brunson's first-career fumble recovery and touchdown. Matt Jones, Arkansas's starting quarterback from 2002-2004, is pretty much done with Bret Bielema after the Razorbacks' blowout loss at SC. Rico Dowdle had his best game of the year, running hard on 11 carries for 61 yards and looking like the weapon he was down the stretch last season.

Author: 0 World Series Or Bust For Houston Astros

The Cleveland Indians and the Los Angeles Dodgers, Christie predicted during a news conference Friday. The Diamondbacks visit LA to open that division series. November 1, Cleveland, World Series, Game 7 - The Indians take their first championship since 1948, snapping the longest active drought in baseball.