Health

Rajasthan Government Amends Laws To Shield Judges And Public Servants From Probes

Rajasthan Government Amends Laws To Shield Judges And Public Servants From Probes

Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria on Sunday supported the Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Ordinance 2017 , which the government is likely to table on Monday in the state assembly. shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years and shall also be liable to fine". "They have attacked Congress over transparency and now they are going ahead with this".


Two missing after crude barge catches fire in Texas

Two missing after crude barge catches fire in Texas

The US Coast Guard responds to a barge on fire, approximately three miles from Port Aransas jetties in Texas, October 20, 2017. The Coast Guard says the incident has had minimal impact on Mustang Island and advises that no one handles the oil.


School Apologizes For Photo Appearing To Show Black Girl On Leashes

School Apologizes For Photo Appearing To Show Black Girl On Leashes

Derek Swanson, superintendent of the Bridgewater-Raynham Regional School District, said the photo taken October 13 occurred during a lesson to third-grade students by instructors from the Plimoth Plantantion, a historical museum that replicates the original Plymouth Colony.


Thousands walk in pink in Harrisburg to support breast cancer awareness

Thousands walk in pink in Harrisburg to support breast cancer awareness

Whether it's a family member, friend, or friend of a friend we all know someone who has been impacted by this disease. More than 1,100 new cases of breast cancer have been diagnosed this year in Hawaii alone. "Check your breasts, learn what is normal for you and don't delay if you feel a lump", said the mother of five who loves college football, taking walks with her husband and playing volleyball and tennis.


Dutch courage - Alcohol improves foreign language skills

Dutch courage - Alcohol improves foreign language skills

And it turns out, people in the study really did speak more fluently after a low dose of alcohol - even when they didn't think so themselves. A new study has found that alcohol can improve your foreign language skills. "Participants in this study consumed a low dose of alcohol", Fritz Renner, psychologist at Maastricht University and study co-author, said in a statement.


Oral Sex Increases the Chances of HPV-Related Cancer Among Men

Oral Sex Increases the Chances of HPV-Related Cancer Among Men

In part, that is because some HPV types are much more cancer-causing than others. HPV is also considered the chief cause of most cervical, vaginal, penile and anal cancers. The results indicated that men had a higher risk of developing the disease compared to women. Although a vaccination to help protect against HPV is available, uptake is uncommon and many men are beyond the age threshold for receiving the vaccine (26 years).