Portugal wins Eurovision 2017 Song Contest for the first time

When the performances end, the scores from each pf the participating countries are announced live on air. The Portuguese contestant, 27-year-old Salvador Sobral, has a life-threatening heart condition and is awaiting a transplant. His performance... More..

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United Kingdom hospitals in chaos after being hit by cyber attack

The problem appeared to begin Friday morning, when hospitals in the United Kingdom were crippled by a large-scale cyberattack that forced operations to be canceled and ambulances to be diverted. Mikko Hypponen,...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

At least one dead in new Ebola outbreak in Congo

The community is near the border with Central African Republic. Eleven other cases are suspected in the area. Six people remain hospitalised with the unsafe virus, which can cause hemorrhagic fever . The DRC...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Zabaleta to leave Manchester City

City's third longest-serving player after Joe Hart and Vincent Kompany, Zabaleta has made more than 300 appearances for the club, winning two Premier League titles, two League Cups and an FA Cup. West Ham Unite...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Massive cyberattack hits almost 100 countries causing sweeping havoc

MalwareTech and Huss are part of a large global cybersecurity community of people, working independently or for security companies, who are constantly watching for attacks and working together to stop or preven...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

BC election brings unwelcome uncertainty for business as Greens hold balance

Local students elected NDP incumbent Katrine Conroy with 46.59 per cent of the vote, while Sam Tory, BC Green Party candidate received 32.16 per cent of the vote, and Jim Postnikoff, BC Liberal Party candidate,...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Trump's Long History of Recording Calls Makes His Tweet About "Tapes"

Trump's dismissal letter to Comey says the move was necessary "to restore the public's trust and confidence in its vital law enforcement mission". If the Russian Federation investigation had been closed - or ...More..

No need for travel restrictions in Congo Ebola outbreak, World Health Organization says
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

No need for travel restrictions in Congo Ebola outbreak, World Health Organization says

The region affected lies 1,300km (800 miles) north-east of Kinshasa, close to the border with the Central African Republic. As of today, 11 suspected cases including 3 deaths have been reported . And the new C...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

United Nations agency announces 2 more suspected Ebola cases in Congo

Health authorities are investigating nine suspected cases of Ebola in a remote corner of northern Congo, including two deaths, the country's health minister said Friday May 12, 2017. Nigeria's Minister of Healt...More..

Government mulling natural death cover for workers going abroad: V K Singh
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Government mulling natural death cover for workers going abroad: V K Singh

Addressing the first "Videsh Sampark", an outreach programme organised by the Ministry for greater coordination with the states, he termed illegal agents as the "biggest problem" which ministry had not been abl...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Nations battle cyberattack damages; UK focuses on hospitals

German rail operator Deutsche Bahn said some electronic signs at stations announcing arrivals and departures were infected, with travellers posting pictures showing some bearing a message demanding a cash payme...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Interest builds over Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation pick

Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein plan to interview four candidates on Saturday for a nominee that Trump will send to the Senate. Trump has revealed he asked Comey on thr...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

UK health system has recovered from cyber attack, says minister

The software demands payments of $300 to $600 to regain access. "Yesterday's attack is unprecedented in scale, but it is abundantly clear that our NHS should have been better prepared for ransomware attacks"....More..

Eurovision final pits Italy's gorilla against Portuguese crooner
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Eurovision final pits Italy's gorilla against Portuguese crooner

Those who wanted to stay included 65 per cent of those who voted to remain in the European Union, 70 per cent of those who intend to vote for the pro-EU Liberal Democrats and 69 per cent of 18-24-year-olds. The...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

UN agency announces 2 more suspected Ebola cases in Congo

The first case occurred on 22 April in a 45-year-old male. He said three people have died. The WHO said it was working closely with Congo authorities to help deploy health workers and protective equipment in ...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Allied Minds PLC's (ALM) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd

The stock's market capitalization is GBX 1.70 billion. The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of GBX 258.67 ($3.35). If you are viewing this story on another publication, i...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

UK Health Care Systems Recovering From Cyber-Attack

Once inside the targeted network, so-called ransomware made use of recently revealed spy tools to silently infect other out-of-date machines without any human intervention. UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd is chair...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

WHO Confirms Ebola Case in DR Congo

Additional specimens are now being tested and results, including sequencing, are awaited to describe the outbreak. Two others may have also died from the disease. "While these compelling results come too late f...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Ebola outbreak declared in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Starting on April 22, nine people have been stricken with hemorrhagic fever , a group of illnesses that strike multiple systems in the body and that result from a family of viruses that includes Ebola. From th...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Rugby World Cup 2019 Pool Draw announced

Some of England's back-room team will travel to Japan this year and the squad will follow 12 months later with the aim of removing the unknown. Ireland have never been beyond the quarter-finals and lost...More..