Health

Capitec responds to Viceroy Research allegations

Capitec responds to Viceroy Research allegations

Viceroy Research, which exposed Steinhoff's financial mishaps, has now turned its attention to Capitec Bank. "The FF Plus will request that the National Credit Regulator, Capitec and Viceroy be called to appear before the parliamentary portfolio committee on trade and industry in regard to the management of loans to the public that Viceroy deemed to be "reckless".



California Teacher At War With Marines

Gregory Salcido , a teacher at El Rancho High School in California , is facing serious backlash after his negative comments about the US military to his students were caught on video . The post has been shared more than 90,000 times on Tuesday afternoon. Salcido has been removed from all committees on the Pico Rivera City Council , according to a local CBS station in Los Angeles.


Tally Begins As Ranveer Singh Got His First Award For Padmaavat

Tally Begins As Ranveer Singh Got His First Award For Padmaavat

Speaking of Padmaavat's great run at the box-office, Ranveer earlier told in an official statement, "As an artiste, I feel fulfilled". He's sent me a few notes for some of my performances, every time I get a handwritten letter, I frame it and it doesn't even stay in the house.


EPA upholds restrictions on Alaska pebble mine project

EPA upholds restrictions on Alaska pebble mine project

Aerial view of a work camp in the area of the proposed Pebble mine, 2013. But Jason Metrokin president and chief executive officer of Bristol Bay Native Corp., and Ralph Anderson, president and chief executive officer of Bristol Bay Native Association, cautioned that the EPA's latest decision is unlikely to end the debate over the mine.


CDC warns public after rise in reported flu cases

CDC warns public after rise in reported flu cases

But the lack of effective surveillance to assess its prevalence makes determining the toll of adenovirus hard, the report says, and the lack of a vaccine could leave civilians living in cramped quarters needlessly vulnerable. The Jan. 20 data is the most recent available, with Jan. 27 data set to be released Thursday. "They're expecting this flu season to last through April", said Dr.


Couple contracts hookworms during beach vacation

Couple contracts hookworms during beach vacation

And although the bumps didn't show instantaneity, she also began noticing them in the following days. A Canadian couple acquired hookworms after walking barefoot on a beach in the Dominican Republic . She says that they had faced a hard time because of this and will be careful while going for vacations on the beach. Luckily for Stephens and Zytner, a doctor with a dual-nation license was able to source the medication from the US.