Four dead in an explosion in the English city of Leicester

Four dead in an explosion in the English city of Leicester

Four people died in an explosion on Sunday in a building in the city of Leicester, in the north of England. The police have not linked the incident with a terrorist act. Four other people remain hospitalized in the wake of the blast, whose causes are unknown and which occurred in...

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To what extent are the different terrorist groups comparable?

To what extent are the different terrorist groups comparable?

After a period of leftist terrorism, Germany suffered the right-wing terrorism that attacked migrants. Then came jihadism. They look alike? When the terrorist cell Nationalsozialisticher Untergrund (” National Socialist Clandestine”, NSU) was discovered in November 2011, politicians and journalists wondered if this right-wing-inspired group had anything in common with the terrorists of the Rote Armee Fraktion (“Red Army...

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Imran Khan appears before ATC in PTV, Parliament attack case

Imran Khan appears before ATC in PTV, Parliament attack case

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Monday appeared before an anti-terrorism court (ATC) for four cases, including the PTV and parliament attack cases and the SSP Asmatullah Junejo torture case. According to Express News, Judge Shahrukh Arjamund of the ATC commenced the hearing. Imran appeared before the court and requested...

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The man who had the “biggest brain tumor” removed in the world

The man who had the “biggest brain tumor” removed in the world

A 1.8 kilogram brain tumor. That’s what they removed the Indian Santlal Pal, 31, on February 14 in Bombay, India. The doctors who participated in the operation assure that the tumor can be “the largest in the world”. The surgery, which lasted seven hours, was performed at the Nair hospital in...

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The strange buzz that is driving the inhabitants of Windsor, Canada, crazy, and whose origin the experts fail to determine

The strange buzz that is driving the inhabitants of Windsor, Canada, crazy, and whose origin the experts fail to determine

Those who hear it say that it is like the sound of a truck that is running all the time, or like the fall of lightning in a distant place, or like the speakers at a concert. Sometimes it comes, sometimes it goes away. But those who feel it have had...

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How to know if we spend too much time looking at a screen and what to do to minimize its effects

How to know if we spend too much time looking at a screen and what to do to minimize its effects

We spent the day looking at screens: the mobile phone, the computers – personal and work – the television, the iPad, the GPS, the treadmill, the automatic cashier of the supermarket … The list is more and more expands. And every time we find it more difficult to calculate (and...

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“Gray’s Anatomy” vs. the reality: how faithful is the television series when portraying an emergency service?

“Gray’s Anatomy” vs. the reality: how faithful is the television series when portraying an emergency service?

“Please, Dr. Gray, save me as if I were your friend,” says a young woman who is being transported on a stretcher at Gray Sloan Memorial Hospital to the surgeon in charge of her operation after a roller coaster accident. The scene belongs to the last season of the series...

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“Antidepressants do work”: the study that claims to have ended one of the biggest debates in modern medicine

“Antidepressants do work”: the study that claims to have ended one of the biggest debates in modern medicine

Do antidepressants work or not? This debate, considered one of the largest in modern medicine, has just been resolved, according to the authors of a study published in The Lancet . The answer is that medications for depression do work . The work consisted of a meta-analysis that examined data from 522 trials with...

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With what type of exercises do you get the strongest bones?

With what type of exercises do you get the strongest bones?

Larger muscles, more defined legs, flat abs. In the world of exercises are countless routines and tips to improve fitness and contribute to a healthier life given the benefits of physical activity to the heart, lungs and brain. But there is a part of our body that is often forgotten:...

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Do you know which is the dirtiest place in your kitchen? Maybe it will surprise you

Do you know which is the dirtiest place in your kitchen? Maybe it will surprise you

Many of us are cleaning enthusiasts and we use antibacterials to clean dirty surfaces. But beyond the environmental cost of using these products, is it money well invested? There is no doubt that some of the germs that lurk in our homes hurt us. For example, you must be very...

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