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by | January 09, 2018 | 10:25

There were also cases of violence and instances of ballot snatching and intimidation. Elections, however, did not hold in the two councils of Ughelli North, where the DSIEC office was razed, and Ethiope East as a result of violence. "At the point of distribution, we insisted on seeing the result sheets and other sensitive materials but the DSIEC official claimed that he forgot the original result sheets in Asaba".

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:02

The court will hear the matter again on Tuesday. "The aforesaid committee has been constituted to look into all aspects relating to playing or singing of national anthem". Notably, direction (d) issued by the top court in its order on November 30 stated: "All the cinema halls in India shall play the National Anthem before the feature film starts and all present in the hall are obliged to stand up to show respect to the National Anthem".

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:06

Villanova was the only member of the Top 5 to not lose this weekend. The Mountaineers (14-1) received 12 first-place votes and moved up four spots to No. The Spartans fell to fourth ahead of their home game against the Scarlet Knights on Wednesday in East Lansing, Michigan . Purdue (15-2) rounded out the top five.

by | January 09, 2018 | 08:08

The admissions committee was still impressed enough with Khorana's application that they enrolled him anyway. In 1960, Dr. Khorana shifted to the Institute for Enzyme Research at the University of Wisconsin. A second scientific breakthrough would come a few years later when Khorana reported construction of the first artificial gene, which are widely used in biology labs for sequencing, cloning and engineering new plants and animals.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:57

Their 31-year-old rookie coach headed a roster that featured only six players with postseason experience coming into Saturday. The Falcons have the game's best wide receiver in Julio Jones , a veteran quarterback in Matt Ryan , and accomplished running game with Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman .

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:57

Of the 344 total ICU admissions associated with the flu reported by the state health department, 130 occurred in the week ending on December 30. Locally, roughly a third of the confirmed cases recorded by Douglas County health officials so far this season came in last week.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:35

Furthermore, alcohol destroys stem cell DNA, according to a study by the Cancer Research Association. The International Agency for Research on Cancer, a division of the World Health Organization, qualifies alcohol as a "Group One carcinogen", meaning that there is significant evidence that it causes cancer to develop in humans.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:27

Northern is one of five companies affected by this week's strikes by members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union ( RMT ). COMMUTERS hit in the wallet by the biggest rail fares increase since 2013, will now be impacted by three 24-hour strikes on January 8, 10 and 12.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:05

Both LeBlanc and her friend Karen Bowers consumed a portion of almost two dozen oysters, but only LeBlanc began experiencing respiratory problems about a day and a half after the meal. LeBlanc spent 21 days in the hospital and died on October 15. She battled the illness for 21 days, but was not able to recover. "She was bigger than life", Bergquist said of LeBlanc.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:53

Mount Washington, which is in the White Mountains, sits at 6,288 feet above sea level. Mount Washington, a ski resort in the White Mountain National Forest, in eastern New Hampshire was forecast to be the coldest spot in the entirety of U.S.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:48

The Apple Watch compatibility will arrive for more than 20 of Whirlpool's connected appliances before the end of the year. The improvements to the app include image-recognition technology, so it can offer suggestions based on multiple ingredients you have on hand.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:24

In Canada, the total number of infections is at 41, with 1 death and 17 hospitalizations. The CDC reported that the infection has been found in 13 states and Canada. coli that is responsible for the current outbreak in the United States and Canada. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is now trying to find the exact source of romaine lettuce.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:23

The minister noted that the programme is a continuous process that would return all stranded Nigerians from Libya. The Libyan Anti-Illegal Immigration Authority said Sunday that 180 Nigerians were repatriated from Mitiga Airport in the presence of the Nigerian Foreign Ministry's delegation.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:01

The flaw, which appears to affect all Intel chips made over the past 10 years or so, opens up the potential for bad actors to exploit the kernels at the heart of Linux- and Windows-based operating systems. The "frustrated" user, for example, reports that beyond that laptop, one desktop with a different AMD chip and three laptops with Intel chips have successfully updated.

by | January 08, 2018 | 20:56

The American Red Cross on Monday expressed an urgent need for blood and platelet donors of all blood types to donate to help erase a significant winter blood shortage. Individuals who are 17 years of age in most states (16 with parental consent where allowed by state law), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood.

by | January 08, 2018 | 17:52

Affected batteries for the HP ZBook Studio G4 mobile workstation were also sold as accessories or replacement batteries. HP says, "Many of these batteries are internal to the system, which means they are not customer replaceable". HP has recalled over 50,000 notebook computers over concerns batteries in selected models can overheat and potentially catch fire. If you or anyone at your organisation is now using an HP laptop, downloading the utility or looking up the model number to see if ...

by | January 08, 2018 | 17:08

Bryan Johnson, superintendent of Hamilton County Schools. School officials said Iredell-Statesville Schools will also dismiss students early Monday afternoon. after a two-hour delay was announced Sunday. Whitfield County Government non-emergency offices will open at 10 a.m. on Monday. According to a spokesperson with Iredell-Statesville Schools, elementary schools will dismiss students at 11 a.m.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:54

In the 1.45-minute clip, the Pakistani national anthem plays after both the teams - one in green jerseys similar to the ones the Pakistani cricket team dons and the other in whites - line up on the ground, The Indian Express reported. The players were also seeing bowing their heads as the national anthem played. In April 2017, at least 11 cricketers were detained by the Jammu and Kashmir police from central Kashmir's Ganderbal district.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:04

Public health officials say it is not too late to get a flu shot. His call has come after fears that a surge in the number of people being admitted to hospital with the condition may put already overstretched hospital accident and emergency departments under even more pressure.

by | January 08, 2018 | 02:33

Seyyed Hossein Naghavi Hosseini told Mehr News about the recent UN Security Council session and the USA attempt to bring up the topic of the recent protests in Iran and said "the United States has always interfered in the domestic affairs of other countries".

by | January 08, 2018 | 00:53

While the Central Statistics Office (CSO) painted a not-so-rosy picture for the economy in the current year, some experts feel things will look up by the time the country moves to the next financial year. The dominant services sector, which accounts for around 80 per cent of United Kingdom economic output, was the main driver of third quarter growth, expanding by 0.4 per cent.

by | January 07, 2018 | 17:30

Iguanas are not the only reptiles being affected by the cold snap in the Southeast this week. They were not; like many of us, they're just cold. Temperatures in southern Florida fell below 40 degrees Fahrenheit, shocking the critters and making them literally freeze up.

by | January 07, 2018 | 17:04

The cause of the accident is said to be dense fog that continues to blanket Delhi-NCR amid the intensifying cold wave conditions. The deceased have been identified as Tikamchand alias Tinka (27), Saurabh (18), Yogesh (24), Harish Roy (20).

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:39

In Canada , one person has died. Preliminary results show that the type of E. coli making people sick in both countries is closely related genetically - which means the sick people are more likely to share a common source of infection, the CDC says.

by | January 06, 2018 | 18:05

Marler also noted that it's perplexing that the CDC hasn't specified romaine lettuce as the culprit. A warning from the CDC is urging people to be cautious of eating romaine lettuce after almost 60 people were infected by E. It added that investigation was ongoing, and more information would be released as it became available. Outbreaks of toxin-producing E. coli are more typically linked to beef (the bacteria can get into the meat during slaughter and processing), especially ground ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 11:14

Angelique tweeted a video Tuesday night of her listening to a voicemail of birthday wishes from her grandmother, who left the message a month before she died. Her post, which also included pictures of her posing with her grandma, has received an overwhelmingly positive response from social media users were who were not only impressed but touched.

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:13

With Scott's frequent studio collaborator 2oth Century Fox (which owns the Alien franchise) soon coming under the dominion of Disney, the Merlin Saga may already have Scott in the bag. He just recently released the J. Paul Getty story 'All the Money in the World , ' which he began shooting shortly after 'Covenant'. As a producer, he is involved in a dozen more film projects, including 2018's Ewan McGregor and Rashida Jones romantic drama Zoe and 2019 James Mangold crime thriller The ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 07:57

But the Bring Back Our Girls, #BBOG in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Sesugh Akume noted that Pogu's name is numbered 15 on its list and not 86 as indicated by the Nigerian Army . You are please requested to disseminate this information to the general public through your news media. He assured that the military will continue to ensure that peace is restored to the state and the northeast at large.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:27

Barnett is a Michigan State alumnus, and had a seven-year National Football League career as a safety with the Cleveland Browns, New England Patriots, and Minnesota Vikings. Barnett's salary is listed at $452,570, according to the USA Today database of coach's salaries. FSU football will finally make its defensive coordinator hire with the addition of Harlon Barrett from Michigan State.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:20

The Grand Round briefing will take place at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16 at the CDC Global Communications Center in Georgia and will be webcast live and later available on-demand. The workshop comes just weeks after North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un said he had a nuclear button sitting on his desk. Trump doesn't actually have a nuclear button , but he does have access to the so-called nuclear "football", a black briefcase which contains an outline of nuclear attack options and instructions for ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:41

NINE backpackers were raced to hospital in Australia after snorting a date rape drug they'd mistaken for cocaine. One Frenchman is still in a critical condition in Royal Perth Hospital. Doctor David McCutcheon said the patients were admitted to hospital in a state of "agitated delirium". But it is also used by criminals in large doses because it is able to put victims into a "zombie"-like state, making them easier to rob or sexually abuse".

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:37

During his time as director, he oversaw Dallas County's response to the West Nile outbreak in 2012 that killed 13 county residents, as well as the Ebola crisis of 2014, during which two Dallas nurses became infected with the disease after treating a Liberian man who came to Dallas after being infected with the virus in his home country.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:16

In 2014 the same worldwide team produced the world's first feeling bionic hand but the device was so bulky it could not leave the laboratory. Now the technology is small enough to fit in a rucksack. These messages are linked to a computer in a rucksack that converts these signals into a language the brain will understand. The bioengineering team's goal is to create a hand prosthesis that has all the necessary components built in, miniaturizing the electronics as much as possible.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:38

The woman claimed she had no idea when she had eaten the ketchup or what meal she might have eaten to have done so. After the surgery , the woman's symptoms vanished straight away and there was no sign of Crohn's disease in any follow-up appointments.

by | January 05, 2018 | 14:19

They found that one of the substances produced as our bodies break down alcohol , known as acetaldehyde , physically breaks and damages the DNA held within blood stem cells . As a result, Cancer Research UK urged consumers to reduce their alcohol intake. Yet another study was able to link alcohol consumption to cancer.