According to a latest report, officials propose that parents, friends and older siblings who purchase alcohol for their younger children, friends or siblings should face harsher punishments.
According to the authorities, people who are responsible for the drinking habits of the teenagers should be highly punished in order to tackle harmful underage drinking.
According to a latest report, an Inverness home for the elderly people is going to face closure. The officials are going to close this care home due some concerns about the quality of care provided to the people of the care home.
Skye Swinton, who is a four-years-old, was diagnosed by doctors with spastic diplegic cerebral palsy. This conical disease left the child totally unsteady. The little girl was not able to stand on her own feet and was unable to travel at all without using a wheel chair.
Novartis AG (NOVN. VX) the Swiss drugmaker is planning to buy back $5 billion of its shares.
The buyback is part of a $10 billion programme authorised by investors in 2008 and which was partially resumed in 2010 to pacify shareholders in the awakening of Novartis' $39 billion purchase of the rest of eye care firm Alcon.
The government-owned companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is moving ahead with their plans to scale back their financing of apartment-building loans sometime next year, recoiling what opponents describe as a significant support for rental housing.
Risk of heart problems and stroke can be checked by watching blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar in obese people
A new study has suggested that keeping a check on risk factors high blood pressure, serum cholesterol and blood glucose could cut down the risk of strokes and heart related issues in people who are fat.
Officials have reported that owing to the shortage of doctors there will be an overnight closure for 12.5 hours of the emergency department in the Pasqua Hospital in Regina for at least three months starting Nov. 28.
Ryman Healthcare the elder care provider has booked a record half yearly profit lifting an underling turnover of 22 percent to $58.5 million.
People have great expectations from its expansion into Australia and its extension of aged care and retirement living in Melbourne.
Statistics New Zealand revealed that the number of tourist arrivals from China reduced by 12 per cent in October as compared to the same month last year.
To help drive a recovery in the tourism sector and to bring wealthier tourists, a law change is being put down.
As compared to last year, Warehouse Group expects to raise lower profits for the six months till January 30.
John McDermott, the Reserve Bank's assistant governor said raising the country's savings rate will assist lessen New Zealand's dependence on foreign funding and ultimately drive down an overrated kiwi dollar. Today in Wellington in a speech to Federated Farmers, McDermott said the New Zealand dollar was overvalued.
Following major crashes on the Southern and Northern Motorways the traffic in Auckland came to a halt during the rush hour.
All lanes of Auckland's Southern and Northern motorways though have now re-opened after different accidents brought traffic to a standstill at a time said the Transport Agency.
A report has been carried out by the Canadian Institute for Health Information on the lung cancer rate among Canadian people.
As per the same, it has been unveiled that more number of Canadian women is losing their lives from lung cancer in comparison to most of the countries part of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Another study headed by Indian root analyst has proposed that cigarette smokers who are over 65 years of age may have the ability to bring down their danger of cardiovascular malady identified passings to the level of never-smokers when they stop quicker than formerly reported.
According to the Thursday-released results of a customer satisfaction survey conducted by Consumer Reports over cellphone service, the third-ranking US wireless carrier Sprint was placed in the last spot, in terms of ratings for value, voice, text messaging and 4G reliability.
The Top 500 organization has declared its semi-annual list of the Top 500 supercomputers in the world this week. The top 5 fastest supercomputers in the list declared on the November 2013 are the same as that of the top 5 fastest supercomputers in the list of June 2013.
In a move which underscores Google's apparent efforts to open up support for its Chromecast HDMI dongle to popular apps, the Chromecast streaming support on Android and iOS has recently been added for the HBO GO app.
The July-launched Quip mobile-only word processing app has recently released its first major update; bringing on some of the much-requested features such as the ability to import Word documents and files from Dropbox, Evernote, Microsoft Word and Google Drive.
Two days after the declaration of Bharat Ratna Award for Prof. C N R Rao, an online appeal to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was made in search for greater funding for science. It has got replies from all over the world. The appeal highlighted the requirement for additional funds and improved research policies.
On Thursday, ESPN re-launched the popular ScoreCenter iOS and Android app under a new brand - SportsCenter. The re-launch of the ScoreCenter app as SportsCenter comes at a time when ESPN is witnessing a massive growth in mobile usage.
- Next generation optical disc by Panasonic and Sony
- Pebble launches its App Store on Android smartphones
- Oscar Mayer unveils new ‘Wake Up & Smell the Bacon’ alarm-clock app for iPhone
- Dyson launches a quieter, more efficient bladeless fan
- Samsung reveals new Black Edition models of Galaxy S4 and S4 Mini