Even moderate drinking can damage the brain, claim researchers

While heavier drinkers, consuming 30+ units per week, had the highest risk of hippocampal atrophy, more unexpectedly moderate drinkers , consuming 14-21 units per week, were found to be three times as likely as abstainers to develop the condition. More..

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Local 6th District debate may highlight national politics

It is one of the most hotly contested races Georgia has seen in years, and WSB-TV is the only place to see the live, prime-time debate between Jon Ossoff and Karen Handel in the special election for Georg...More..

CBSE says NEET results will be delayed, academic schedule hit
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

CBSE says NEET results will be delayed, academic schedule hit

The CBSE told the court that it had set two question papers across the country for the NEET 2017 exams. The results of NEET UG 2017 which were scheduled to be out on June 8, will not be published now till the...More..

Police officer shoots attacker near Notre Dame cathedral in Paris
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Police officer shoots attacker near Notre Dame cathedral in Paris

Paris police tweeted that one officer was wounded in the attack. He managed to injure the officer before police opened fire, shooting and injuring the man. that the operation was over. Police foiled a plan...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Sailing: New Zealand capsize throws Britain America's Cup life-line

Sir Ben Ainslie's team were unable to return to the start line for their second scheduled Louis Vuitton America's Cup Challenger Playoff Semi-Final against Emirates Team New Zealand . High winds and interm...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLDX) Stock to Monitor

Its up 3.13% from 19.29 million shares previously. (NASDAQ:CLDX), its shares were trading at $2.73 a retreat of $-0.16, on the trading floor. The legal version of this article can be accessed at https://www.the...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Young woman gang-raped, her baby killed: India police

She said in her complaint to police that the incident took place on May 29 midnight. She took a lift in an autorickshaw in which three persons were already sitting. "We are investigating the matter as woman a...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Google, Facebook join cities in challenging Trump on climate

Reports suggest Tillerson was one of the advisers who counselled President Donald Trump not to pull Washington from the accord, fearing a blow to U.S. World reaction has been about what you'd expect: disapp...More..

Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers: Bafana Bafana to arrive Wednesday
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers: Bafana Bafana to arrive Wednesday

Nigeria's Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr , has said Saturday's qualifying match against Bafana Bafana of South Africa will be a hard game for the team. South Africa is a good opponent but I think we shoul...More..

Trump wishes Comey luck, allies aim at lawman's credibility
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump wishes Comey luck, allies aim at lawman's credibility

Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee investigating allegations of Russian interference in last year's presidential election marks his first public comments since he was abruptly fired by T...More..

Wide strike of doctors in Delhi
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Wide strike of doctors in Delhi

The protest are happening all across the country and reportedly over 1 lakh doctors within the country are expected to take part. Around 10,000 doctors from various parts of the country, including North Eas...More..

Seattle City Council OKs tax on soda, sugary drinks
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Seattle City Council OKs tax on soda, sugary drinks

In a letter to the City Council preceding the vote, National Coffee Association President Bill Murray voiced his opposition to the proposed ordinance, calling for a specific exemption to coffee beverages. T...More..

EU, China fail to agree on steel, trade dumping at summit
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

EU, China fail to agree on steel, trade dumping at summit

Merkel also tackled civil rights, saying she and Li had resolved the issue of German political foundations working in China which she said were crucial for a stronger civil society. The EU leaders said the ...More..

Pro-Khalistan slogans raised in Golden Temple complex
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Pro-Khalistan slogans raised in Golden Temple complex

A group of Sikh youths had even raised pro-Khalistan slogans on the periphery of the temple near the Akal Takht. In a related development, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) chief Kirpal Singh Badun...More..

Trump will not block ex-FBI director's testimony
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump will not block ex-FBI director's testimony

Comey's memos are of particular interest to congressional investigators following reports last month that the then-FBI director wrote a memo following a meeting with Trump, detailing how the President allege...More..

Police shoot man attacking officers with hammer at Notre Dame Cathedral: authorities
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Police shoot man attacking officers with hammer at Notre Dame Cathedral: authorities

Additional details were not immediately available. The incident comes three days after extremists used a van and knives to crush to death and kill seven people enjoying a night out in London, one of them Fren...More..

London attack: Pakistani-origin man among two attackers identified
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

London attack: Pakistani-origin man among two attackers identified

Saturday's attack was the third in as many months involving suspects who had been on the radar of British authorities. The latest opposition comes after Trump sought to ridicule the response of London mayor...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Trump will not block James Comey from testifying: White House

Comey is scheduled to testify on Capitol Hill Thursday. Trump fired Comey early last month as the FBI was investigating possible collusion between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation to tilt the electio...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

China's Ambassador to Germany Details Chinese-German Cooperation Potential

Speaking in Berlin Thursday about the Paris climate change accord, he said that "China in recent years has stayed true to its commitment". "China will stand by its responsibilities on climate change", he t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 06, 2017

US think tank: Israel had plan to use atomic bomb in 1967

But the eventual rise of the Islamic State, coupled with the attrition of the country's ongoing civil war, has depleted Damascus' capabilities. Plagued by factionalism and blind rivalry, the Palestinians miss...More..