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Medicine Airline crewman tried to sneak past customs with 9 pounds of cocaine
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Hall was ordered held without bail at his arraignment in federal court in Brooklyn Monday, the New York Daily News reported . On March 16, 2017, Mayobanex Ruiz Gomez, a citizen of the Dominican Republic, flew in from Santo Domingo, displaying "numerous signs of nervousness", according to CBP.

Medicine Atacama 'alien' skeleton's identity revealed by genetic testing
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Her ancestors were South American, and most possibly Chilean. Many thought that the tiny body, with an unusually formed head, was that of an alien . Ata , was the name of the mummy as it came to be known, ended up in a private collection, but the rumors still continued, fueled in part by a U.F.O.

Medicine Grilling meat may raise the risk of high blood pressure
Author: 0 Grilling meat may raise the risk of high blood pressure

They suggest avoiding charring while grilling meat . Wylie-Rosett is the head of Health Promotion and Nutrition Research at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Those who ate more high-temperature cooked meat had a 17 percent greater risk of developing high blood pressure, and additionally those who prefer their meat cooked well done had a 15 percent higher risk.

Medicine Not notifying TB cases a crime
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But while it may well be a disease with history, it is regretably not yet a disease of the past. He urged members of the public to work together to combat TB. A press note from the directorate stated that this is in line with a gazette issued by the centre as per the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare's goal to eliminate TB by 2025.

Medicine Delhi HC grants bail to Karti Chidambaram in the INX Media…
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The CBI also put allegations that Karti had not been responding to the investigation, which has delayed the conclusion of the case. His 12-day judicial custody was to expire on March 24. It had later revised the figure to Dollars 1 million (about Rs 6.50 crore at the current exchange rate and Rs 4.5 crore in 2007). The ED, which is probing financial misappropriation in the case, has contended that Mukerjeas "allegedly siphoned off 90 million pounds and the money is suspected to have gone ...

Medicine CBI arrests promoters of Totem Infrastructure in Rs 1394 cr fraud case
Author: 0 CBI arrests promoters of Totem Infrastructure in Rs 1394 cr fraud case

A consortium of 14 nationalised and private banks, led by the State Bank of India , has complained to the CBI and a sought an investigation into the loan fraud. Union Bank says Totem cheated it of Rs. 313.84cr. Totem Infrastructure's name is listed as the biggest tax defaulters released by the Income Tax Department in 2015 with an outstanding tax of over Rs 400 crore.

Medicine Almost 500K smoke alarms recalled. How to check if yours is included
Author: 0 Almost 500K smoke alarms recalled. How to check if yours is included

This Smoke Alarm (Smoke Detector) report discusses some of the leading players operating in the global Smoke Alarm (Smoke Detector) industry and key strategies adopted by them. Instead you should immediately contact Kidde for instructions and to receive a free replacement alarm. Canadian residents who discover they have one of those models can click on this Product Safety Recall page at Kidde.com or phone Kidde toll-free at 833-551-7739.

Medicine Moses penalty in Poland ensures Nigeria keep up winning ways
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The Franco-German tactician made the disclosure after the Super Eagles defeated their host by a goal to nil courtesy of a Victor Moses penalty in the 61st minutes. Nigeria goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, says the Super Eagles are targeting the trophy when they travel to Russian Federation for the World Cup in three months.

Medicine Dapchi Kidnap: Igbo group applauds President Buhari
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Buhari's administration agreed to pay millions of euros to secure the release of some of the Chibok girls, as well as ransoms for kidnapped university staff, after negotiations with Boko Haram aided by Switzerland and the Red Cross. Mohammed said the federal government has not been responding to the "amateurish and jejune" statements from the PDP precisely because the party has failed to learn the ropes of being an opposition party, "even when we have advised them to take a crash course ...

Medicine Upcoming Changes In Facebook To Regain Your Trust - Are They Enough?
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It is a bit perplexing that in lengthy statements , neither Zuckerberg nor Sandberg came out and clearly apologised , and instead used the terms "mistakes, responsibility, fix and build" to get the message across. In a post last night (21 March), Zuckerberg gave a timeline of events going back to 2007 when Facebook launched the Facebook Platform with the vision that more apps should be social.

Medicine Troopers to patrol at Florida school where massacre happened
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Broward County Sheriff's office said the student claimed it was a picture " of a BB gun and the bullets were his father's ". The news came the same week that two Stoneman students were arrested after they were found with knives, a third after making what were taken as threats on social media, and the brother of Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz taken into custody while trespassing on campus.

Medicine Travis Air Force Base Gate Crash Investigated As Terror Attack; Driver Killed
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Some details of Wednesday's events are still not clear, but it has been revealed that the vehicle entered Travis via the main gate , crashed shortly afterwards and caught fire, a statement from the Air Force said. Ragan said they have been unable to find any of Kazi's family living in the United States. Col. John Klein, the 60th Air Mobility Wing's commander, said a caller reported hearing a single gunshot coming from outside the base.

Medicine Twitterati unite in their plea to conserve water
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He added that this year's theme for the day , Nature for Water , speaks to the need of utilising natural means to prevent erosion, flooding and drought, calling for concerted effort by government and civil society actors in ensuring that water-related issues are placed on the front burner and that solutions to these issues do not alter the environment .

Medicine 62 higher educational institutions granted autonomy by UGC: Javadekar
Author: 0 62 higher educational institutions granted autonomy by UGC: Javadekar

Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar hailed as "historic" the UGC move which will enable the selected institutes to decide their admission procedure, fee structure and curriculum, among others. In this case, only the degree will be awarded by the respective university. Further, the University shall also be able to get into academic collaborations with the universities, world over.

Medicine Multinational survey: How teens, parents respond to Netflix show '13 Reasons Why'
Author: 0 Multinational survey: How teens, parents respond to Netflix show '13 Reasons Why'

In a statement, Brian Wright, Netflix's vice president of original series, said , "Research indicated the majority of parents felt that while the show brought up important topics, they wanted more resources from us". Interestingly, a 15-year-old fan seemed to have followed Hannah's actions after watching 13 Reasons Why . Note that I said "pretty much", because The Meaning of Life and Live at the Hollywood Bowl aren't mentioned for some reason.

Medicine Supreme Court Grants Stay of Execution to Missouri Inmate
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The United States Supreme Court has granted a stay of execution for a Missouri inmate who argued the process could cause him undue suffering. Bucklew contends [SCOTUSblog report] that execution by lethal injection would violate the Eighth Amendment's ban on cruel and unusual punishment, because he suffers from a rare disease that would be exacerbated by the method of execution.

Medicine Railways Recruitment 2018: Exam is competitive & transparent, says Minister
Author: 0 Railways Recruitment 2018: Exam is competitive & transparent, says Minister

The students were protesting demanding permanent jobs in the Indian Railways. The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has invited application for massive number of vacancies recently and the application process is still on. More than 4.5 million commuters were badly hit for the second consecutive day following a strike called on Monday by drivers of cab aggregators and app-based taxis that disrupted in Mumbaikars' schedules.

Medicine Government due to drop NHS pay cap - are you affected?
Author: 0 Government due to drop NHS pay cap - are you affected?

A deal to give NHS workers a 6.5% pay rise over three years is set to be agreed, marking the end of a seven-year wage cap. The increase for the bottom rung of the pay scale brings the NHS' lowest earners 18p above the real living wage to £8.93 per hour- this will benefit caterers, cleaners and porters.

Medicine Kidde recalls smoke alarms that may not work
Author: 0 Kidde recalls smoke alarms that may not work

Sioux City's Fire Rescue wants residents to be aware of a recall of home smoke detectors by a major manufacturer. The Kidde Company is recalling Dual Sensor smoke alarms. "They should remove and discard the recalled smoke alarm only after they receive and install the replacement alarm", the U.S. CPSC reports. Review the below Identification Guide to help determine if you have an affected smoke alarm.