Rupee depreciates 0.55% to near its lowest ever on ChinaUS trade war

4 weeks ago
The rupee on Wednesday neared its alltime low, as most emerging market (EM) currencies fell to protect their relative competitive advantage visàvis the Chinese renminbi after it depreciated, reacting to US tariff on Chinese goods. The rupee closed ... ...

Nipah infections: Don't blame the bats alone, improve public health

2 months ago
Thiruvanathapuram, May 30 (IANS/Mongabay .com) The Nipah virus (NiV) infection has claimed 14 lives, from Kozhikode and Malappuram districts of Kerala in the month of May. Siblings Mohammed Sadik (26) and Mohammed Salih (28), died on May 5 and  ... ...

Saudi security shoots down recreational drone near royal palace

3 months ago
DUBAI/RIYADH () Saudi Arabian security forces said they had shot down a recreational drone in the capital on Saturday after online videos showing gunfire in a neighborhood where royal palaces are located sparked fears of possible political ... ...

As antibiotics fail, global consumption of antibiotics skyrockets, further driving drug resistance

4 months ago
Despite the threat of a global health crisis in antibiotic resistance, worldwide use of antibiotics in humans soared 39 percent between 2000 and 2015, fueled by dramatic increases in lowincome and middleincome countries (LMICs), according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). The study, which analyzed human antibiotic consumption in 76 countries, is the most comprehensive assessment of global trends to date. ... ...

China Xi's expansive agenda gets boost with move to end term limits

5 months ago
BEIJING () In clearing the way to serve as Chinese president indefinitely, Xi Jinping has sought to head off speculation over his future and amass even more authority to implement his key political objectives, analysts and sources close to the ... ...

In Seoul, South Koreans Unafraid as North Korea Steals USSouth Attack Plans

9 months ago
I'm writing this from the South Korean capital, Seoul, where I'm on a flying oneday visit. I'm in the South, but can't help thinking, often, about the North. Seoul always seems to be gray in pictures and when I pass through. Gray buildings, gray skies ... ...

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