GENEVA (Reuters) - Poverty in the United States is extensive and deepening under the Trump administration whose policies seem aimed at removing the safety net from millions of poor people, while rewarding
Scientists have struggled for millennia to understand human consciousness — the awareness of one's existence. Despite advances in neuroscience, we still don't really know where it comes from, and how arises.
The mystery of how hormone-disrupting chemicals have come to be found in lakes and rivers has been solved, and the culprit is the washing machine. Scientists have long puzzled as to how flame retardant
UN refugee agency says hundreds of people may have died in three separate shipwrecks in recent days. The UN refugee agency said more than 700 refugees may have drowned in three Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks
Virtually the entire discussion among economists on defining the middle class in “emerging economies” pertains to levels of consumption expenditure or income. No doubt, income is a relevant indicator,
Dr Harry Persaud of Ohio made more than $7m from health insurance fraud while abusing patients’ ‘sacred trust’, says FBI A cardiologist who ordered patients to undergo unnecessary open heart surgery and
TAQADDUM, Iraq — The war here smells like diesel fumes and nostalgia. In the distance, there is an explosion, a single thud that has the Marines of Baker Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, on their trying
Lukas Vongyer, sentenced to nearly five years, carried out string of cyber-attacks and had cache of weapons in his flat A racist who kept a haul of weapons and terrorised a hitlist of people with threats
In the year 2000, Agency experts released a report about the challenges of the future. So how right were they? And what did they miss? Way back in the futuristic year 2000, the CIA convened a group of
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi will recalibrate budget priorities in 2016 to focus on social initiatives, such as the country’s first major crop insurance scheme, while capping
Private data including emails, usernames and phone numbers of 1,415 delegates posted online by Anonymous in protest against arrests of activists Hackers have leaked the private login details of nearly
Ongoing feud between Moscow and Ankara continues, with Russian officials pointing finger at President Erdogan's family. Russia has upped its dispute with Turkey further by claiming to have evidence that
Millions of people suffering from Type 2 diabetes could be cured of the disease if they just lost weight, a new study suggests. Scientists at Newcastle University have shown the disease is caused by fat
Qatar has done “almost nothing” to curb the exploitation of its migrant workforce as it prepares to host the 2022 World Cup, casting shame on both the Gulf State and FIFA, Amnesty International has said.