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Medicine IS kills 36 Syria troops in surprise attack on Damascus: monitor
Author: 0 IS kills 36 Syria troops in surprise attack on Damascus: monitor

Over the past week, Syrian troops and allied fighters divided the sprawling eastern Ghouta region into three parts, isolating residential areas and facilitating the military advance. Addressing ruling party legislators in Ankara, Erdogan said: "On the one hand you say you're our strategic partner, and then you go collaborate with terrorists".

Medicine Children's Perceptions of Who Can Be a Scientist Are Changing
Author: 0 Children's Perceptions of Who Can Be a Scientist Are Changing

But out of the 5,000 children, just 28 - less than 1% - drew a woman. By the 2010s, about one in three drawings portrayed a female scientist. Nearly all of the children's drawings showed men working with lab equipment, and in numerous drawings the men had facial hair and wore in a lab coat and glasses.

Medicine FDA Takes Aim at Flavored Tobacco
Author: 0 FDA Takes Aim at Flavored Tobacco

Soneji and his team in a news release from the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice urged passage of regulations to make child-friendly flavors less available and to "reduce the level of known toxins and carcinogens in e-juice".

Medicine Nigerian army failed to act on warnings before schoolgirls abducted, Amnesty says
Author: 0 Nigerian army failed to act on warnings before schoolgirls abducted, Amnesty says

Witnesses said Boko Haram fighters asked for directions to the military post, the local government office and the girls' school. In view of the above statements, Nigerian army head quarter in a statement signed by the Acting Director Defence Information, Brigadier General John Agim, denied this claim and said that they were not informed by Amnesty International .

Medicine Rohit Sharma Holds Sri Lankan Flag To Thank The Fans
Author: 0 Rohit Sharma Holds Sri Lankan Flag To Thank The Fans

We have put in a lot of hard work and it's good to have won the tournament at the end of it all. "The previous game, Rubel Hossain had bowled a yorker to me and the ball was reversing". Describing the reason behind the incident , he said, "I was sent inside the field to speak to (Mahmudullah) Riyad bhai". Though, Bangladeshi cricketers were brutally trolled on social media for doing the same.

Medicine Essential Oils May Cause Boys to Develop Breasts
Author: 0 Essential Oils May Cause Boys to Develop Breasts

Previous studies have suggested key molecules in the common plant-derived oils act as endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs). Adding to a growing body of evidence for hormone disruption effect of essential oils, a new study claims to have identified eight chemicals that make boys develop breasts.

Medicine JNU sexual harassment case: Accused professor detained
Author: 0 JNU sexual harassment case: Accused professor detained

The woman in her complaint to the police stated that Johri would ask her uncomfortable questions and later give references to mythological sexual connotations. At least nine women had lodged complaints against Johri from the School of Life Sciences , accusing him of sexual misconduct. "JNU matter of sexual assault of 9 girls is extremely shocking".

Medicine This gorgeous video has been made to highlight World Down Syndrome Day
Author: 0 This gorgeous video has been made to highlight World Down Syndrome Day

The YouTubve video alone has been viewed nearly 800,000 times. TV presenter James Corden , who has become famous for this Carpool Karaoke with celebrities, revealed that it moved him to tears. The saying comes from what 97 per cent of parents with Down's Syndrome children say about their children. Since it was posted on Friday the clip has received a seismic reaction on social media - with James Corden , who hosts the real version of the show, calling it "the most lovely Carpool ...

Medicine AAA report: Gas prices rise four cents as supplies dip
Author: 0 AAA report: Gas prices rise four cents as supplies dip

Two years ago, gas averaged $2.01 here. Gas prices have increased 15.1 cents from last month's average and have increased 24.1 cents from last year's average. AAA notes it's the first decline in three weeks. The West Palm Beach-Boca Raton region was highest at $2.65. "In addition, demand in the Southeast - especially in Florida - is strong, as Americans hit the road for spring break".

Medicine Ramblers rally today to welcome Sweet Sixteen team home
Author: 0 Ramblers rally today to welcome Sweet Sixteen team home

Custer's 12-foot shot bounced off the rim, touched off the backboard and dropped through the net. Clayton Custer connected on the game-winning shot with 3.6 seconds left as 11th-seeded Loyola-Chicago pulled off its second straight last-second upset , topping No.

Medicine Majithia wants Sidhu, wife booked for STF report leak
Author: 0 Majithia wants Sidhu, wife booked for STF report leak

There have already been worries in the party on account of lack of cohesion among its leaders and the present situation does not augur well. On Friday, Sidhu claimed that he had a report of STF that claims that Majithia as an accused of having a drug trade.

Author: 0 Are we in for a dose of mini-Beast?

Here, the snow will be heavy at times, drifting in the wind, with blizzard conditions. The alert has been downgraded to yellow "be aware" warnings across much of the United Kingdom on Sunday. We are being advised to check for any updates before travelling. In a tweet the airport said: "There have been a small number of cancellations today due to the weather".

Medicine Male birth control pill showing promise in early trials
Author: 0 Male birth control pill showing promise in early trials

The researchers presented their findings from the clinical trial on the male birth control pills at The Endocrine Society's annual meeting over the weekend. The study started off with 100 men of whom 83 completed the study. Five persons in each group received a placebo and 12 to 15 men received the DMAU pills.

Medicine Manchester United's Jose Mourinho ready to bid for Chelsea star Marcos Alonso
Author: 0 Manchester United's Jose Mourinho ready to bid for Chelsea star Marcos Alonso

Matic knows Mourinho better than most of his teammates after a successful spell together at Chelsea . But Matic calmed the nerves around Old Trafford seven minutes from time when he stole in to nod Ashley Young's teasing free kick into the net."It was hard for us after the defeat against Sevilla , of course we were very sad after the game".

Medicine Balotelli blasts PSG, reveals their problem
Author: 0 Balotelli blasts PSG, reveals their problem

Balotelli played the full 90 minutes against PSG in Ligue 1 on Sunday as Allan Saint-Maximin scored in a 2-1 defeat, and the former AC Milan striker believes his Nice team-mate is capable of playing for a club like Madrid. "I do not care about PSG". He said Neymar's absence weakened PSG. "I only watched them once this season, against Real Madrid & they deserved to lose".

Medicine Mixed fortunes for Nigerian clubs in CAF competition
Author: 0 Mixed fortunes for Nigerian clubs in CAF competition

Ayagwa, who scored a brilliant penalty in the Champions League first leg in Sousse, is nursing an ankle injury from an NPFL clash at Niger Tornadoes. They repeated same feat against Kwara United in 2007 with same score line. The country's other representatives in the competition MFM of Lagos crashed out of the competition on Saturday after losing 6-0 to Algerian side MC Alger in Algiers.

Medicine Ex-boyfriend charged in death of upstate NY nursing student
Author: 0 Ex-boyfriend charged in death of upstate NY nursing student

In 2013, Nicaraguan police arrested Eric Justin Toth, a fugitive on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted suspected of child pornography offences, and handed him over to US authorities. According to a police report obtained by WBNG , Anderson filed a complaint in September previous year suggesting he had slashed her tyres after a disagreement at a party.

Medicine Bomb hoaxes at North Yorkshire schools
Author: 0 Bomb hoaxes at North Yorkshire schools

Police have received a number of reports of threats made to schools across Greater Manchester but have not yet specified the nature of the threats. A MASS email hoax threatening a bomb attack was sent to 400 schools across the United Kingdom - forcing some to be evacuated.

Medicine Drinks Thrown Back by US Binge-Drinkers: 17.5B Annually
Author: 0 Drinks Thrown Back by US Binge-Drinkers: 17.5B Annually

This meant that an estimated 1 in 6 adults (or 37 million adults in total) binge drink about once a week with the average binge-drinker consuming seven drinks per binge. The study was based on information from a survey that the government uses to gather data on a variety of health issues. The researchers of the study found that 17% of the entire population of US adults, or a total of 37.4 million people, reported binge-drinking in the year 2015.

Medicine Turkish army takes control of Afrin center
Author: 0 Turkish army takes control of Afrin center

The violence left almost 1,400 people dead, more than 5,000 wounded and forced tens of thousands to seek shelter in areas under government control. On Saturday, Syrian regime forces controlled the two towns of Saqba and Kafar Batna following fierce battles with Faylaq al-Rahman factions that control the southern pockets of Eastern Ghouta .

Medicine Two polio workers gunned down in Mohmand Agency
Author: 0 Two polio workers gunned down in Mohmand Agency

He said another monitor and the driver of the vehicle escaped unhurt. Five other members of the team were reported missing directly after the attack. Under the guise of the fake campaign, the Central Intelligence Agency sought to collect DNA samples from bin Laden's relatives to verify his presence at a compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan.

Medicine Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats in spy attack row
Author: 0 Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats in spy attack row

The commission said 51.9% of Russia's almost 111 million eligible voters have cast ballots. He spoke on condition that his last name not be used out of concern that his employer - the Moscow city government - would find out. His United Russia party helped parliament move the date of the vote to the fourth anniversary of Russia's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine. Russian Federation argues it has turned the tide of the worldwide fight against Islamic State extremists by lending military ...

Medicine No. 9 Florida State oust top-seeded Xavier
Author: 0 No. 9 Florida State oust top-seeded Xavier

After waiting longer than expected thanks to the previous game taking what seemed like forever to be played, the FSU basketball team opened their 16 appearance in March Madness in a dominating fashion - before nearly pulling what some call a "Seminole" and blowing the lead and on a collision course with the season ending.