Wednesday, June 26, 2019
An increase in the abuse of high strength prescription medication is thought to have led to at least five deaths in the Belfast area alone over the Christmas period. The victims, aged from late teens to late 20s, all died...
The Sambian people of Papua New Guinea practice one of the most bizarre cultures known to westernisation.A cultural anthropologist, Gilbert Herdt, has described their ritual act of initiation as “ritualised homosexuality.” Once they turn seven or nine, they are taken...
New York City now offers a gender-neutral option on birth certificates for residents who don't identify as male or female. It's called "X."As of this week, adults over 18 can alter their birth certificates to "X" so long as...
Lucas Barron will make history on Sunday when he lines up on the Dakar 2019 starting line in Peru, becoming the first person with Down Syndrome to take part in the gruelling race. The 25-year-old, who will be co-pilot for...
A man who had been on Police ‘Wanted List’ for 28 years was caught after one of his relations committed a crime and underwent DNA testing. The DNA test results yielded a match, leading to the fleeing criminal’s arrest. Gao Chengyong, 53,...
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said there were a total of 591 Ebola cases, 543 of which are confirmed, and 357 deaths, 309 of which are confirmed, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).It said some aspects...
A former Versace model, who spent over half a million dollars to look like Kim Kardashian, has been forced to remove her implants after one exploded.Brazilian-born Jennifer Pamplona, 26, will need the 400cc silicone implants that gave her a...
World number two Rafael Nadal lost to Kevin Anderson at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi on Friday but said he was “satisfied” with his first match back after ankle surgery. The...
Former light-heavyweight world champion Adonis Stevenson has come out of a coma three weeks after a knockout loss to Oleksandr Gvozdyk, the fighter’s girlfriend said Saturday. Simone “Sisi” God, issued a statement via social media...
For years, Mikkael Sekeres, M.D., has jokingly suggested to his patients who are pregnant they name their baby after him. He doesn’t recall if he dropped that line on Athena Mericsko, whom he successfully treated...