Sunday, November 18, 2018
Puzzled by a rise in US children with sudden paralysis in their arms or legs, health officials said Tuesday they are probing whether a virus or auto-immune disorder may be to blame.A total of 252 cases of the disorder...
A neo-Nazi couple who named their baby after Adolf Hitler have been convicted of being part of a terrorist group. Adam Thomas, 22, and Claudia Patatas, 38, were found guilty of being members of the extreme right-wing organisation National Action,...
The World Health Organisation has reaffirmed that there is “no cure” for HIV, insisting that people living with HIV/AIDS need to continue with anti-retroviral therapy to manage their infections.The reaffirmation by the UN health agency came after a local...
A Stanford study has linked babies of older fathers with a variety of increased risks at birth, including low birth weight and seizures, though they’re slight. The paper published on Wednesday in the journal BMJ showed that babies born to...
Italy’s populist government plans to reward parents who have a third child by awarding them a piece of land, in a bid to reverse the country’s plummeting birth rate, media reported Wednesday. The plan, cooked up by the far-right League...
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Tuesday that it was not possible to end birthright citizenship with an executive order, after President Donald Trump said he was considering such a move, the Washington Post reported. “You cannot end birthright...
Former nurse Niels Hoegel admitted Tuesday to killing 100 patients in his care, on the first day of his trial in the biggest serial killing case in Germany’s post-war history.Hoegel, 41, has already spent nearly a decade in prison...
Donald Trump has announced he is going to terminate the right to citizenship for babies born on US soil to non-citizens. The US president, who is taking an increasingly hard-line stance on immigration, said the “process” to end birthright citizenship...
Gabonese President Ali Bongo, hospitalised in Saudi Arabia since Wednesday, was taken into medical care after suffering a bout of exhaustion during a trip to Riyadh, his office said Sunday. The 59-year-old leader was in the Saudi capital for a flagship...
Delhi is one of the most polluted cities in the world. But the Indian capital is also the birthplace of an innovative device that aims to prevent people from suffering the consequences of air pollution, a major contributor to...