Lifestyle

Removing ovaries, fallopian tubes during non-cancerous hysterectomy safer for post-menopausal patients: study

A study of over 200,500 women who had a hysterectomy for non-cancerous reasons found an increased risk of death in women under 50 years of age when the ovaries and fallopian tubes were also removed during the surgery. The same association was not found in women over 50. The study, published in The BMJ, followed […]

News

“I quit and sparked a mass walkout over my boss’ treatment of a coworker”

A man said he sparked a mass walkout after quitting when he was outraged by his boss’ behaviour – who shouted at a coworker in front of all the other staff. Sharing his story anonymously, the man said that the atmosphere at work was sour – as the company had given everyone a pay cut […]

Business

Petrol, Diesel Prices Today Remain Under Rs 100 in Several Cities. Check Fuel Rates

Petrol and diesel prices remained constant for more than three weeks. No variation was observed in the fuel prices across the country. In Delhi, petrol was being retailed for Rs 103.97 a litre while the rate of diesel was Rs 86.67 per litre. In the financial capital, a litre of petrol could be bought at […]

Technology

Apple commissions TSMC to build custom 5G modem for iPhone

Apple has reportedly tapped Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) to build 5G modems for future iPhones. It’s unclear exactly when the new hardware will be ready for deployment, but we are hearing it’ll be built on TSMC’s 4nm process sometime in 2023. Sources familiar with the matter told Nikkei Asia that Apple aims to use […]

Lifestyle

What can 35-year-old stool samples tell scientists about HIV/AIDS?

Men who contracted HIV in the early days of the HIV/AIDS pandemic harbored a greater relative abundance of pro-inflammatory vs. anti-inflammatory gut microbes before they became HIV-positive compared to their counterparts who remained HIV-negative, according to new research published today in the journal Microbiome. In addition, the men who progressed to AIDS the quickest had […]

News

‘People stare at my two-stone baby they accuse me of being a bad parent’

A mum has told of the unusual reactions she gets while out in public with her son who weighs more than two stone. Nabille McHugh, 30, says baby Atlas weighed an average healthy 7lbs 14oz when he was born – but had a huge growth spurt aged two months. Now the 31.5 inch-tall tot weighs […]

Sport

Brian Allen is day-to-day with MCL sprain

Rams center Brian Allen sprained a medial collateral ligament in his right knee in Sunday’s win over the Jaguars, coach Sean McVay said Monday. “We’ll just kind of take it a day at a time with him,” McVay said, via Stu Jackson of the team website. “Definitely, that’s good news.” The Rams are not ruling […]

Business

No Evergrande bondholders have received overdue coupon payments

No holders of two bonds issued by China Evergrande Group’s unit Scenery Journey Ltd had received overdue coupon payments as of 1400 GMT on Tuesday, a source familiar with the situation said. The embattled property giant was due to make semi-annual coupon payments on Monday worth a combined $82.49 million on its 13% November 2022 […]

Technology

Ubisoft’s NFT announcement video has received a flood of dislikes

Like so many things, it appears that adding NFTs to video games is something few people want, but companies do it anyway because, well, money. Ubisoft, repeatedly voted the most disliked studio in the world, recently confirmed that non-fungible tokens would be coming to one of its major titles—Ghost Recon Breakpoint—and it’s angered a lot […]

Sport

Patriots turnover leads to Bills touchdown, drawing Buffalo to within 8-7

It’s this kind of night: With Matt Haack‘s punt moving around in the wind, Patriots returner N’Keal Harry decided to let the ball go. He did, but after the ball bounced off the turf, it glanced off Harry’s facemask. Officials initially ruled the ball had not touched Harry and kept it with the Patriots. Instant […]