43 people are dead and nearly 600 are injured in Indonesia after a tsunami triggered by a volcano

Antara Foto/Muhammad Bagus Khoirunas via Reuters At least 43 people are dead and another 584 injured after a tsunami struck areas around the Indonesia islands of Java and Sumatra. Hundreds of homes and other buildings were “heavily damaged” in the tsunami which struck late on Saturday. The tsunami was triggered by a volcanic eruption that […]

Vitamin D deficiency: Symptoms could be triggered by low levels of this other mineral

VITAMIN D deficiency can spark symptoms such as bone pain and muscle weakness. It’s important in protecting against a host of health problems, but low levels of magnesium could make vitamin D absorption ineffective. Adding magnesium rich foods to your diet and taking supplements can help.

Arthritis could be triggered by milk and beef, new study reveals

Scientists discovered that certain bacteria, found in a third of British cattle, can lead to the agonising condition.  The US team found a direct link between a germ known as MAP and rheumatoid arthritis during trials with 100 patients. The bacterium is commonly found in cows, but researchers warned it can be spread to humans […]

Scissors hijab attack on 11yo girl that triggered outcry ‘did not happen’ – Canadian police

Toronto police have confirmed that an alleged scissors attack on a schoolgirl’s hijab, which sparked widespread outrage including a public condemnation by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, was a hoax. An 11-year-old girl claimed on Friday that a man twice tried to cut off her hijab as she walked to school with her brother. Police say […]

‘Nuclear alien UFO from N. Korea!’ 5 times rocket launches triggered UFO frenzy (VIDEOS)

Published time: 23 Dec, 2017 22:16 Edited time: 23 Dec, 2017 22:33 Space X’s rocket launch caused a social media frenzy Friday night as it left an unusually shaped plume in its wake, sparking claims of UFO sightings – a feverish reaction that has become commonplace in the space age. As the stunning sight lit […]

The next financial crisis may be triggered by central banks

AS WITH London buses, don’t worry if you miss a financial crisis; another will be along shortly. The latest study on long-term asset returns from Deutsche Bank shows that crises in developed markets have become much more common in recent decades. That does not bode well. Deutsche defines a crisis as a period when a […]