HC to govt: Notify standards for mental health establishments | India News

J&K outfits use ambulances to run terror errands | India News

NEW DELHI: The Delhi high court (HC) on Monday asked the Centre to treat as representation a PIL seeking notification of minimum standards for different categories of mental health establishments as mandated under the Mental Healthcare Act of 2017. The petition said that there are many establishments that claim they can cure or treat mental … Read more HC to govt: Notify standards for mental health establishments | India News

Citigroup is fined $400 million over ‘longstanding’ internal problems.

Citigroup is fined $400 million over ‘longstanding’ internal problems.

Two months after one of its bankers accidentally sent nearly $1 billion to the wrong people, Citigroup agreed to pay $400 million to federal regulators over long-running problems keeping its daily operations under control. The regulators — the Federal Reserve and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency — said Wednesday that Citi had … Read more Citigroup is fined $400 million over ‘longstanding’ internal problems.

50 years after October Crisis, son of Pierre Laporte reflects on father’s death

It’s been almost 50 years since Jean Laporte learned from a television report that his father had been killed by a radical group of separatists trying to turn Quebec into an independent socialist state. But as he looks back over the unprecedented events that helped shape his life, Jean barely addresses the politics over the … Read more 50 years after October Crisis, son of Pierre Laporte reflects on father’s death

A Nevada man got COVID-19 twice. That’s why we need a vaccine

A Nevada man got COVID-19 twice. That's why we need a vaccine

If you were counting on a coronavirus infection to keep you safe from COVID-19 without having to get a vaccine, scientists have some bad news: It won’t work. The evidence for this comes from a Nevada man who was infected with two distinct versions of the novel coronavirus and became sick with COVID-19 both times. … Read more A Nevada man got COVID-19 twice. That’s why we need a vaccine

Broadway performers face uncertainty: “The future is completely anyone’s guess at this point”

Broadway performers face uncertainty: "The future is completely anyone's guess at this point"

For NaTonia Monét, this Broadway season was supposed to be the greatest of her life. A Florida State University grad who moved to New York City in 2008 with the dream of being on Broadway, Monét’s years of dedication, hard work, and regional tours finally paid off when she was cast as Alline in “Tina: … Read more Broadway performers face uncertainty: “The future is completely anyone’s guess at this point”

Nigerians Demand End to Police Squad Known for Brutalizing the Young

Nigerians Demand End to Police Squad Known for Brutalizing the Young

By Shola Lawal and Adenike Olanrewaju LAGOS, Nigeria — With protests breaking out across Nigeria and in expatriate Nigerian communities around the world, the country’s president vowed to a skeptical public on Monday that he would crack down on rogue police officers accused of brutalizing citizens. President Muhammadu Buhari’s promise came a day after his … Read more Nigerians Demand End to Police Squad Known for Brutalizing the Young

Amid protests, 3.6 lakh farmers benefit from paddy MSP | India News

Amid protests, 3.6 lakh farmers benefit from paddy MSP | India News

NEW DELHI: The government agencies have procured about 4.2 million tonnes of kharif paddy till Monday. While a total of 2.6 MTs of paddy has been procured in Punjab, 1.5 MTs has been procured in Haryana. Punjab has been the epicentre of farmers protest over the issue of farm reform laws amid speculation among some … Read more Amid protests, 3.6 lakh farmers benefit from paddy MSP | India News

Carbon neutral? Cardiff can show the way, says city leader

Carbon neutral? Cardiff can show the way, says city leader

Image caption Cardiff council leader Huw Thomas says he wants to lay down the green challenge to the city Wales’ capital can “set an example” by becoming carbon neutral within a decade, Cardiff council’s leader has said. But Huw Thomas admitted the target set out in a new environmental plan was a “significant challenge”. Wales … Read more Carbon neutral? Cardiff can show the way, says city leader