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Bangladesh agrees with Myanmar to complete Rohingya return in two years

Bangladesh and Myanmar recently discussed and finalised the text (of the agreement) to facilitate the return of the Rohingyas from Bangladesh", he said. The military denies ethnic cleansing, saying its security forces had mounted legitimate counter-insurgency clearance operations. Myint Kyaing, permanent secretary at Myanmar's Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population, told Reuters earlier this month Myanmar would be ready to begin processing least 150 people a day through each of the ...

Flu virus to blame for deaths of 45 Oklahomans

So far, officials with the Oklahoma State Department of Health say that 45 people have died from the virus since September. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the flu season nationwide is far worse than what they saw past year at this time.

What goes around… 'S***hole' emblazoned onto Trump's DC hotel

What was going on in his mind when US President Donald Trump reportedly called African nations and Haiti "sh*thole" countries at a meeting to discuss the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy, only he may know. Trump asked why the U.S. should accept immigrants from Haiti and "shithole countries" in Africa, rather than places like Norway. Understandably, Trump has taken a lot of criticism for the remark.

Millie Bobby Brown Is Set To Play Sherlock Holmes' Sister Enola Holmes

The films will be based on USA author Nancy Springer's popular Enola Holmes Mysteries , with the British actress set to star as Enola, Sherlock Holmes's younger sister. The series covers six novels, and has been nominated for an Edgar Award . Strangers Things standout Millie Bobby Brown has a new role on her agenda.

Gaming to be recognised as mental Health disorder by WHO in 2018

The symptoms of " gaming disorder " are actually not all that different from a more traditional substance abuse disorder, save for the hangovers and physical withdrawals. This isn't a particularly new realization, as there have been rehab centers for gaming addiction founded in the past. By adding "gaming disorder" to the ICD, WHO will make the health condition an official diagnosis that can be used by health care workers, including doctors, WHO spokesman Gregory Hartl told CNN .

Soaring overdose deaths cut USA life expectancy for 2nd year

Fatal overdoses that involved fentanyl and fentanyl-like drugs doubled in one year, to more than 19,000, mostly from illegally made pills or powder, which is often mixed with heroin or other drugs. Some states have been hit worse than others; in OH, morgues are running out of space, and West Virginia spent $1 million last fiscal year transporting corpses.

Verify: If The Flu Shot Is 10% Effective, Should You Get It?

Federal flu forecaster Dave Osthus at the Los Alamos National Laboratory told Business Insider that flu levels are looking a little higher than average for this time of year, but they're still within a normal range. Saul said he's seen only a few flu cases at Bridgeport Hospital so far this season, but expects it to pick up soon. But the reason the 2017 shot isn't preventing as many cases of the H3N2 strain is that while scientists were growing the virus in chicken eggs, that strain mutated.

Will County Health Department: 2017-2018 flu season

Prior to that, the county had logged 34 cases in the entire nine weeks of this year's flu season . When more people are infected with the flu, there's more of a chance that these kids will become infected. "We're expecting a fairly severe flu season", said Swift. "Generally, we do know that influenza and other illnesses are more common in those who are school age and people who are out and about more ".

Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona is expected to resign

The House Ethics Committee later announced that is had opened an investigation of allegations Mr. Franks "engaged in conducted that constitutes sexual harassment and/or retaliation for opposing sexual harassment". Franks has served in the House since 2003 and is known as a fierce opponent of legal abortion, recently sponsoring a bill banning abortions after 20-week gestation that passed the House.

City saw sharp rise in juvenile crimes in 2016: NCRB report

The data released by the NCRB only reflects the number of cases that have been registered with the police. While 9.5% of all Indian Penal Code crimes were reported from Uttar Pradesh , Delhi and Kerala recorded crime rates substantially higher than the national average of 233 per lakh population.

NC Police: Missing three-year-old girl is believed to be dead

Authorities arrested a North Carolina man in connection to the disappearance of his girlfriend's 3-year-old daughter . Investigators believe, due to evidence gathered, that Mariah is deceased. The Onslow County Sheriff's Office says 32-year-old Earl Kimrey is being held on more than $1 million bond in the Onslow County Detention Center on charges that include concealing a death and obstruction of justice.

Iceland eyes 'romantic' World Cup debut against Messi

Iceland is not a pushover, and many in the soccer world feel that Argentina , a two-time World Cup victor, drew one of the toughest groups in the tournament. "I hope that Icelandic fans will come to Russian Federation and stay at least for the three first games, and then I don't know how long they will stay, but hopefully they will see us through to the end of the tournament".

This Japanese firm rewards non-smoker employees to promote productive work culture

Representative ImageThis is exactly what a Tokyo-based company Piala Inc. did when they received a complaint from their suggestion box saying that smoking was affecting the quality of work. The move is aimed at enhancing employees' health by preventing their exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke, scientifically confirmed as causing health risks.

Workplace mental ill-health costing United Kingdom firms £42bn

It includes a detailed analysis that explores the significant cost of poor mental health to United Kingdom businesses and the economy as a whole. Farmer said: 'We found that in many workplaces, mental health is still a taboo subject and that opportunities are missed to prevent poor mental health and ensure employees who many be struggling get the support they need.

Research Shows Cannabis Users Have More Sex

Michael Eisenberg , assistant professor of urology at Stanford. To examine the relationship between marijuana use and frequency of sexual activity , the researchers looked at survey results from about 50,000 people in the USA who took the National Survey of Family Growth , a federal survey that collects information on family relationships, reproductive health and drug use.

Saaho first look poster nearly similar to this Hollywood film poster!

The makers of Saaho were planned to give a surprise of Prabhas fans on his birthday. The makers of the film have release his first look from the movie as birthday treat for his fans. And with the first look out now, we can only wait for the trailer of the film to drop soon. As much as we are looking forward to more looks and teases from the upcoming film, we couldn't help but notice that the poster bears an uncanny resemblance to the poster of Blade Runner 2049 featuring Ryan Gosling.

Korean lawmaker says North Korea hacked war plans

Joined by South Korean F-15K fighters, the B-1Bs simulated air to ground missile firing over the East Sea. North Korea's foreign minister has said Donald Trump "has lit the wick of a war", according to a Russian state news agency. A pre-emptive strike against Pyongyang's leadership would be hard to undertake, but it's widely seen as the most realistic of the limited military options Seoul has to deny a nuclear attack from its rival.

Tension mounts between Cuba and the US

The move is needed to "minimize the number of diplomats at risk of exposure to harm", Tillerson said. Despite the move the U.S.is not blaming Cuba for attacks on Americans in Havana and is maintaining diplomatic relations. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y. Cuba's Embassy in Washington did not respond to multiple requests for comment. Two years ago, Cuban leader Raul Castro and former President Barack Obama restored diplomatic ties, ordered embassies reopened, and eased travel and commerce ...

This striking image from space captures the monstrous scale of Hurricane Irma

As Irma bears down on the United States mainland, two other tropical storms have been upgraded to hurricanes within minutes of each other. Hurricane Jose is a Category 1 storm with maximum sustained wind gusts near 85 miles per hour. Hurricane Katia is not expected to affect Southwest Florida. The statistical peak of hurricane season is Sept 10. Jose is now to the east of the island chain.

Korea plans 'Frankenmissile' to destroy North's underground military bases

Donohue, whose group represents more than 3 million USA businesses, said the move would damage relations between the White House and business community. Asked Sunday whether he was going to attack North Korea, Trump said simply: "We'll see". Last month, Trump's chief trade negotiator, Robert Lighthizer, held a daylong meeting by video with South Korea's trade minister, Kim Hyun-chong, and there have been subsequent discussions between officials to resolve complaints that Korea has not ...

Kim K was 'biggest fan of Taylor Swift' in 2009

Kim asked. " Taylor Swift 'Love Story '". Years before Kim Kardashian became one of Taylor Swift's biggest enemies, she was a huge...and we mean HUGE...lover of the blonde's work. In 2009, former president Barack Obama began his first term, the Pittsburg Steelers won the Super Bowl, and Kim Kardashian West and Taylor Swift were on good terms.

Smokers more likely to quit when cigarette prices increase

The researchers then went back to the children who used vape pens a year later and found that 34 percent of them had smoked at least one tobacco cigarette since the first survey. "What this suggests to us is that it might be those who are not normally at risk of smoking, by trying e-cigarettes, they're becoming exposed to others who smoke and through that, are normalized to smoking and go on to try cigarettes when they wouldn't normally have done so".

Delhi: Employee of five star hotel Pride Plaza molested by security…

The incident took place on July 29, Police said . She reported the incident to the company's Human Resources Department the same day. In the past, he had often propositioned her to spend a night with him in the hotel and made advances at her.

At least 46 dead in Himachal landslide; rescue operations to resume tomorrow

A Home Ministry official said that as many as seven teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), comprising 45 personnel in each, have already reached the affected areas in Bihar. Governor Acharya Devvrat also expressed grief. Meanwhile, seven persons were confirmed killed and several feared trapped after the landslide that occurred around midnight and damaged the Mandi-Pathankot National Highway 154 as well.

Gene editing 'widely used in range of research'

The genetic defect corrected in the study is the leading cause of sudden heart attack in young people, carried by about 1 in 500. Proponents of gene-editing research see the potential to one day eradicate a string of inheritable diseases because a person born with edited DNA would pass these alterations on to their offspring without any treatment.

Court fails to reach decision in Charlie Gard case

Grant Armstrong, the lawyer for Ms Yates and Charlie's father Chris Gard, paid tribute to the nurses who have offered to help, working on their days off or between shifts. Once there, the baby's life support eventually would be switched off. Doctors at Great Ormond Street said the therapy would not help. "Much to our regret, we realized that we probably arrived too late", the hospital said.

West Nile confirmed in mosquitoes in New Orleans

Officials add that last year's first human case was also reported in June, and that 155 human cases were reported throughout the year, including six deaths. IDPH is monitoring for Zika virus but the main type of mosquito that carries the virus, the yellow fever mosquito, is rarely found in IL. The department said a middle-aged Ida County man tested positive for the virus, but was not hospitalized and is recovering.

Here's How Much Plastic Humanity Has Produced

Recent figures from Recycle Now show that Britain bins around 16 million plastic bottles a day and If a year's worth of the UK's unrecycled plastic bottles were placed end to end, they'd reach around the world 31 times, covering just over 780,000 miles.

Brewing Caribbean storm could become tropical cyclone in two days

Forecasts expect the storm to continue moving westward through the Windward Islands and into the Caribbean Sea Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. There was no discussion in the Tuesday 5 a.m. advisory of the storm threatening the continental U.S.in the future. Data from an Air Force Reserve reconnaissance aircraft indicate that maximum sustained winds are near 45 miles per hour (75 km/h) with higher gusts.

Ranbir Kapoor's Dragon To Get A New Title?

With a career that started over a decade ago largely dedicated to making potboilers, Basu really started to show his stuff with the big budget attempted crossover film Kites , famously re-edited by Brett Ratner and released to United States cinemas as Kites Remix .