Sport

Talking Horses: Underestimated Alenquer can clinch Coral-Eclipse

Five of the six runners in a fascinating renewal of the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown Park on Saturday have at least one Group One win in the form book already, and it is a big boost for the first all-aged Group One of the season that Vadeni, the French Derby winner, was supplemented to the field […]

Lifestyle

Researchers make a significant breakthrough in the treatment of stroke

In the largest clinical stroke trial ever run in Canada, researchers have shown Tenecteplase (TNK), a safe, well tolerated drug, commonly used as a clot buster for heart attacks, is an effective treatment for acute ischemic stroke. “It is truly an important finding that I share with my colleagues from coast to coast. Through this […]

Business

Berkshire Hathaway buys 9.9 mln more Occidental shares, has 17.4% stake

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) said it has bought another 9.9 million shares of Occidental Petroleum Corp (OXY.N), giving it a 17.4% stake in the oil company. Berkshire paid about $582 million for the shares, which it bought between Wednesday and Friday, according to a Friday night filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange […]

Technology

Google Says Italian Spyware Has Targeted Apple and Android Phones

Alphabet Inc.’s Google in a report said that a hacking tool developed in Italy was used to spy on Apple Inc. and Android handsets in Kazakhstan and the European country. Additionally, the report highlighted that RCS Lab, a Milan-based company whose website lists European law enforcement agencies as clients, created tools to spy on private […]

News

‘Kind-hearted’ schoolboy, 16, stabbed to death in street ‘would do anything for anyone’

A teenager stabbed to death in a residential street “would do anything for anyone,” his devastated family said today. Ronan Kanda, 16, was attacked at around 9pm on Wednesday in Lanesfield, Wolverhampton and, though emergency services rushed to the scene, they were unable to save the boy. Ronan’s heartbroken family today said he was “kind-hearted” […]

Sport

Heather Watson breaks new ground with place in Wimbledon fourth round

Call it a long-service award, if you like. On court again for the fifth successive day of these Championships, Heather Watson finally picked up a prize she has sought for a decade now and reached the second week of a grand slam for the first time in her professional career. And thanks to a favourable […]

Lifestyle

Early warning score for chronic pain after surgery

A Dutch-German research team examined warning signs for chronification of pain after surgery. The most important risk factors were found to be skeletal surgery, preoperative opioid use, pain lasting two weeks after surgery and perceiving cold stimuli as painful. In most cases, surgical pain disappears after a few days—but in some patients chronic pain can […]

Business

Wall St Week Ahead: Investors brace for pivotal July after dismal first half

The U.S. stock market is reeling from its worst first half of any year since 1970, with investors girding for a series of potential flashpoints in July that may set Wall Street’s course for the coming months. Second-quarter corporate earnings, hotly anticipated U.S. inflation data and the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy meeting are among potentially […]

Technology

HP Launches 2022 Edition Omen And Victus Gaming Laptops: Prices, Specs And More

PC-maker HP has launched its latest range of gaming laptops in India. The company has launched gaming laptops in its HP Omen and HP Victus range of laptops including the HP Omen 16 (2022), the HP Omen 17 (2022), HP Victus 15 (2022), and the HP Victus 16 (2022). The laptops come with options for […]

News

How to keep your summer skin problems under control as many avoid leaving house

Skin conditions can be a source of real misery – even more so on long, hot, sticky days. Two-thirds of people with problematic skin feel embarrassed in the summer, according to a survey by sensitive skin experts QV Skincare, with half trying to avoid going out in the heat at all. And a third of […]