20-year-old drug addict stabs grandmother to death in Himachal’s Mandi district

The incident took place on Monday when Nikhil Kumar, a drug addict, asked his grandmother, Bhuma Devi, for money to buy drugs but she refused, leading to an argument. Nikhil pushed his grandmother and she fell on a glass table. He picked up a piece of broken glass and stabbed her, killing her on the […]

COVID impact: Banks in no hurry to open their vaults to home loan seekers

Though TUCIBIL is upbeat on relatively less cases of non-repayment of home loans, it says that there is a possibility of non-payment for under-construction home loans. The price correction can make many home buyers jittery and banks may want to avoid such a situation. The delay in completion is another risk. If you are keen […]

‘We started chemo on the same day’: Seven years after Bernie died of breast cancer, Nolan sisters Linda and Anne face the same struggle… so why do faulty genes plague some families but not others?

‘Most women with familial breast cancer do have faulty BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes, but a small proportion of women have other genetic mutations that we now know can also raise the risk,’ says Charles Coombes, a professor of medical oncology at Imperial College London.

Health care costs for recovering COVID-19 patients with lingering symptoms could cost the US $50BILLION within a year

CUNY’s Lee estimated the average one-year cost of a US COVID-19 patient after they have been discharged from the hospital at $4,000, largely due to the lingering issues from acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), which affects some 40 percent of patients, and sepsis.

Texas man charged in fatal stabbing of 7-year-old brother

Outside the house, officers found the the boy’s 20-year-old brother, Isidro Brito Bruno, with what appeared to be a self-inflicted stab wound to his upper body, according to the statement from Police Chief Cody Phillips. He was arrested and taken to a hospital.

Texas man jailed in stabbing death of his 7-year-old brother

Outside the house, officers found the boy’s 20-year-old brother, Isidro Brito Bruno, with what appeared to be a self-inflicted stab wound to his upper body, according to the statement from Police Chief Cody Phillips. He was arrested and taken to a hospital.

Remains of a 10ft tall woolly mammoth so well preserved it had pieces of soft tissue and skin attached to its bones is discovered in the silt of a Siberian lake 10,000 years after it died

WOOLLY MAMMOTHS EXPLAINED: THESE GIANT MAMMALS ROAMED THE EARTH DURING THE PLEISTOCENE 10,000 YEARS AGO The woolly mammoth roamed the icy tundra of Europe and North America for 140,000 years, disappearing at the end of the Pleistocene period, 10,000 years ago.

‘It was just awful’: Natalie Elphicke MP describes how ‘naughty Tory’ husband Charlie’s assault allegations led to her 10-year-old son losing friends and her daughter’s A-level results suffer

Recounting her decision to file for divorce, she added: ‘We had been together a really long time but I had already formed the view before the trial had started that our marriage was unlikely to be able to survive the impact of such an ordeal over three years.

A rate-cut and one-time loan restructuring will help resurrect the economy

The bigger question is what should be the mandate in the future, as current the MPC’s term comes to an end in Sep’20. In the current context, perhaps growth may also be added to the mandate of MPC as stated in the objective of monetary policy. A wider mandate will compel the MPC to explore […]

ADB provides 1.5 bln USD loan to support Thailand’s COVID-19 response

“Our budget support will help fund the government’s relief packages, which aim to better prepare the country’s health care system for possible future waves of COVID-19; protect the vulnerable; support small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in industries most affected by the outbreak such as tourism and manufacturing; and provide overall economic stimulus,” he added.