Health


South African HIV-positive child 'in remission'

The virus has proven more sneaky than imagined - it has the ability to hide out in human cells and play dead for years, only to re-emerge and attack as soon as treatment is stopped. have been able to scale up a lot of the prevention and treatment services in the country", said Okello. Yet the one child is already considered a distinct outlier.


Danilo: Real Madrid right-back seals Manchester City move

Danilo: Real Madrid right-back seals Manchester City move

On the eve of Real's pre-season friendly against United at Santa Clara, California, Zidane spoke in Los Angeles about the 32-year-old Portuguese forward who is now on vacation. City are also hopeful of completing the signing of Monaco's Benjamin Mendy later today. Pep Guardiola is understood to envisage using Danilo in a variety of roles, including left-back and defensive midfield, meaning he would not merely be cover for Walker on the right-hand side of defence.


Veteran Indian space scientist UR Rao dead

Veteran Indian space scientist UR Rao dead

Former chief of the Indian Space Research Organization ( ISRO ) and professor UR Rao passes away at his Bengaluru residence. "Rao breathed his last during the early hours, around 3 AM today", ISRO Public Relations Director Deviprasad Karnik told PTI.


IMF Raises Malaysia's Growth Forecast To 4.8%

IMF Raises Malaysia's Growth Forecast To 4.8%

In its WEO update-July 2017 report released today, the International Monetary Fund said that the unchanged global growth projections mask somewhat different contributions at the country level. The Treasury said the report shows why securing the "very best deal" on Brexit with the European Union is "vitally important". But it insisted "the fundamentals of our economy are strong".


Parliamentarian deals setback to GOP repeal bill

Parliamentarian deals setback to GOP repeal bill

That means Republicans would either have to do the impossible and get 60 votes to keep the provisions in the bill. Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., ranking member on the Senate Budget Committee. And if they are dropped, it might make it hard for the House to approve a final version of the bill. The provision was added to the bill to address concerns that people would only sign up for health insurance when they're sick, if insurers are still prevented from denying coverage for pre-existing ...