Samuel Sherrod

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Kolkata: BJP protests against Rohingya refugees in West Bengal

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India

Protests erupt in Poland over plan to tighten abortion law

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Thousands of people protested in Warsaw and other cities across Poland on Friday against the conservative government's latest …

Rights & Freedoms

Protests in Sydney in solidarity against gun violence

Large numbers of people gathered in Sydney to show their solidarity with residents in America who are trying to end gun violence. Millions of people …

Hyde Park

Are Protests Like ‘March For Our Lives’ Ever Successful?

Historians and sociologists discuss what makes political demonstrations work.<p>On Saturday, 500,000 people are expected to descend on Washington, D.C. …

Protest

Sacramento’s mayor calls for peaceful protests

Protest

Protesters let off smoke bombs and disrupt traffic before stand off with police after death of Anna Campbell

Several people took to the streets to march in memory of the Bristol woman killed during Turkish bombardment of a Kurdish-held city in Syria.<p>The …

Middle East

Hundreds of thousands of protesters rally in the U.S. for gun control, school safety

People take part in the "March for Our Lives" gun control rally in Houston, the United States, on March 24, 2018. Hundreds of thousands of people …

Gun Control

DM injured in Nowshera, residents protest for separate district status

Protests in Nowshera town of Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, demanding district status for the area, turned violent on Saturday, as agitators …

Pakistan

Hong Kong school children join student protest demanding democracy | Reuters

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hundreds of children joined students demanding greater democracy for Hong Kong on Friday, capping a week-long campaign that has seen a large cut-out depicting the territory’s leader as the devil paraded through the city and calls for him to resign.<p>Secondary school students …

Hong Kong

Breeding dogs to have muscular dystrophy for medical research sparks outcry

An online petition signed by more than 200,000 people is demanding a halt to a taxpayer-funded research project at Texas A&M University that studies muscular dystrophy’s debilitating effects in golden retrievers, arguing that it is cruel and scientifically useless.<p>Two Texas A&M students are behind …

Smoking has been found to trigger Crohn’s disease according to new research

Smoking can trigger an agonising digestive condition that blights the lives of tens of thousands of Britons, according to new research.<p>Scientists …

'Aspirin the key to life': Fighting cancer with the most common drug there is

https://www.timeslive.co.za/sunday-times/lifestyle/health-and-sex/2017-11-01-aspirin-the-key-to-life-fighting-cancer-with-the-most-common-drug-there-i …

A doctor diagnosed his own cancer with an iPhone ultrasound

Every marketer wants the perfect story to tell. But if you're in medicine, you don't want it to be about yourself.<p>Earlier this year, vascular surgeon John Martin was testing a pocket-sized ultrasound device developed by Butterfly Network, a startup based in Guilford, Connecticut, that he'd just …

Medical Technology

More than 80 million Americans have this deadly disease, and many don't even know it

As American waistlines continue to expand, a lesser-known obesity-related disease is quickly becoming more common. In fact, in its most serious form, …

Diabetes

Untreatable Gonorrhea Is Rapidly Spreading. Here’s What You Need to Know

As drug-resistant gonorrhea rapidly spreads around the world, one team of researchers may have a strategy to combat it, according to a new …

Public Health

Navy Collisions That Killed 17 Sailors Were ‘Avoidable,’ Official Inquiry Reports

WASHINGTON — Two collisions between Navy destroyers and commercial vessels in the Western Pacific earlier this year were “avoidable” and the result of a string of crew and basic navigational errors, the Navy’s top officer said in reports made public on Wednesday.<p>In two harrowing reports that told …

Military

Butch Jones denies knowingly playing a lineman who had a concussion

Tennessee’s athletic director has also commented on the report.<p>Tennessee athletic director John Currie has commented on a report that Tennessee knowingly played right tackle Brett Kendrick despite a concussion. From a statement released Wednesday:<p>The health and safety of our student-athletes is our …

College Sports

Mbappe: Neymar like a big brother to me at PSG

The France international is happy to be playing alongside the former Barcelona star and is targeting the Champions League title this season<p>Kylian Mbappe is enjoying playing alongside Neymar at Paris Saint-Germain as the Brazil star is "like a big brother" with the teenage striker.<p>Mbappe joined the …

Soccer

Jewish leader urges Italian sports authorities to fight anti-Semitism | Reuters

ROME (Reuters) - Italian sports authorities must do more to root out anti-Semitism in stadiums and apply sanctions against offending fans, the head of the country’s Jewish communities said on Thursday.<p>FILE PHOTO: Lazio's players Ciro Immobile (C), Adam Marusic (L) and Sergej Milinkovic-Savic wear a …

North Africa