Health

Doctors dharna for protection

Doctors dharna for protection

According to news reports, the protest march will start from Rajghat and end at Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium. The decision was taken at the " Dilli Chalo " march organised by the IMA on Tuesday.The IMA has chose to intensify the agitation since the incidents of attack against the doctors and hospitals are increasing in the country.


Seattle City Council OKs Tax on Soda, Sugary Drinks

Seattle City Council OKs Tax on Soda, Sugary Drinks

Cities such as Philadelphia and San Francisco have approved taxes on sugar drinks. People like Jennifer Cue , owner of Seattle-based Jones Soda Company, opposed the legislation at the meeting. Community groups backed the measure because it would direct money to programs aimed at helping working families that can't afford healthy foods. In the mayor's words, "the data showed that the diet drinks were consumed by more middle-class white people".


EU, China trade spat blocks climate statement

EU, China trade spat blocks climate statement

After the meeting, the leaders witnessed the signing of cooperation documents in fields ranging from energy to intellectual property. At last's weekend G7 summit of wealthy nations, European and Canadian officials warned Mr Trump that the USA risked ceding global leadership on combating climate change to China if it withdrew from the Paris accord.


Shutdown in Amritsar on anniversary of Operation Bluestar

Shutdown in Amritsar on anniversary of Operation Bluestar

Singh slammed the Akali Dal ( Amritsar ) and Amrik Singh Ajnala jatha for propagating against the bandh call. Addressing the gathering from the ground floor of Akal Takhat, self-styled Akal Takhat Jathedar Dhian Singh Mand backed by Mann held former Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal accountable for infamous Operation Blue Star 1984, besides now undue interference in the Sikh religious affairs including SGPC.


Trump will not block James Comey from testifying: White House

Trump will not block James Comey from testifying: White House

Those expectations have only increased as Trump has taken his distaste for Comey public - calling him a "showboat" in an interview with NBC's Lester Holt and, reportedly, a "nut job" in an Oval Office meeting with Russian Ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.


Paris police: Security operation under way near Notre Dame

Paris police: Security operation under way near Notre Dame

Collomb said that police found kitchen knives and a hammer on the suspect. The Paris prosecutor's office said shortly after the attack that they are opening up an anti-terror investigation. Lawrence Langner, 73, an American visiting the neighborhood just across the Seine, said he suddenly heard a commotion and two detonations like gunshots.