New Book Gives Gruesome Account of India Girl Killings
India's unwanted baby girls have been drowned in milk, burned alive in sealed mud pots or fed milk laced with poisonous seeds, but these days it is much easier to kill them in the womb .
These are some of the chilling anecdotes in a new book on how a traditional preference for sons in India...
Personal Injury Attorneys Contemplate Toxic Evidence in the Death of 3 Men in New York
New York, NY (PRWEB) July 14, 2009 -- Three workers, including a father and son, were killed on June 29, 2009 in a gruesome
personal injury accident at a privately operated waste transfer plant in Jamaica, Queens. All three apparently suffocated after falling into a manho...
Stages Of Grief Refuted As Inaccurate and Dangerous By Grief Recovery Institute Founders In Skeptic Magazine Article
... was marked by a lifelong unresolved grief and retained anger. She went public about her anguish in her final book, On Grief and Grieving. She tells a gruesome
story about her childhood that caused her to make an oath never to cry again, and gives an unwitting explanation as to why she insisted that anger was...
Beleaguered Howe Developmental Center Remains Open Despite Additional Deaths and Ongoing Violations of Human Rights
... though disturbing details cry out for
closure: loss of millions of Medicaid dollars; seven investigative accounts
by Equip for Equality describing in gruesome
detail the deaths of 21 people
and multiple instances of abysmal care; and the initiation of a United
States Department of Justice investigation into ...
Researchers uncover more about how poxviruses evade the immune system
...bowel diseases (such as Crohns disease and ulcerative colitis) and rheumatoid arthritis.
Of all the poxviruses, smallpox in particular has played a gruesome
role in human history. The virus is estimated to have caused between 300 million and 500 million deaths in the 20th century alone. Though smallpox w...
NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet/December 3, 2007 Issue (on newsstands Monday, November 26).
CRIME: "Murder Most Wired" (p. 51). Special Correspondent Barbie Nadeau
and Paris Bureau Chief Christopher Dickey report on the gruesome
case of 21-year-old British student Meredith Kercher, in Perugia, Italy.
Italy's Communications Police, a special division focused since the ...
India to Monitor Pregnancies to Check Girl Foeticide: Report
...marks came after several centres were discovered recently to be conducting outlawed sex-determination tests and aborting female foetuses.
In a gruesome
discovery last month, dozens of tiny bones were found in the septic tank of a clinic belonging to a man posing as a doctor in wealthy Gurgaon, a subur...
Women in Iraq More Unsafe Than Ever
...them more open to liberal values. If anything they would like to cover it up.
Kurds, who include Yazidis, suspect that Sunni Arabs circulated the gruesome
images to fuel anger against Yazidis and undermine the Kurdish community, which exercises a degree of autonomy in northern Iraq and is seeking more. ...
Virginia Tech. Shooter -Human Rights or Innocent Lives
...rating. The line had not being crossed yet; he had committed no crime and apparently threatened no violence to others.
Now, in the light of this gruesome
incident, there is no escape from confronting this gossamer-thin issue- what policies should be created to do the balancing act between individual hum...
Animal Lovers Protest Brutal Dog Killings
The protestors vowed that they would take necessary action at every level to ensure prosecution of the municipal authorities responsible for the gruesome
acts in the state.
Animal lovers from the four cities are also planning to actively participate in corrective, successful and humane measures to...
New dinosaur species possible in Northwestern Alberta
... EdmontonThe discovery of a gruesome
feeding frenzy that played out 73 million years ago in northwestern Alberta may also lead to the discovery of new dinosaur species in northwestern Alb...
University of Leicester archaeologist uncovers evidence of ancient chemical warfare
...ng the 1920s-30s, renewed in recent years, have resulted in spectacular and gruesome
The Sasanians used the full range of ancient siege techniqu... slaughtered or deported to Persia, the city abandoned forever, leaving its gruesome
secrets undisturbed until modern archaeological research began to reveal th...
The best both of worlds -- how to have sex and survive
... Researchers have discovered that even the gruesome
and brutal lifestyle of the Evarcha culicivora, a blood gorging jumping spider indigenous to East Africa, cant help but be tempted by that big is beau...
Anticipation plays a powerful role in human memory, brain study finds
...contrast images of human tissue. They began by showing the volunteers two kinds of signals. One was neutral, but the other indicated that some type of gruesome
picture was soon to follow, such as explicit photos of bloody, mutilated bodies.Thirty minutes after the researchers had shown dozens of violent image...
Fish on acid: Hagfish cope with high levels of CO2
...ng its way into a carcass and staying inside to feed for up to 3 days. Scientists at the University of British Columbia (Canada) believe the Hagfish's gruesome
method of feeding may cause the stagnant water inside the carcass to become acidic from the build up of CO2 produced by the fish, which could explain ...
A vaccine to kill tapeworm
... A Vaccine for pigs could help save the 50,000 people a year in poor countries killed by a gruesome
parasite. Initial trials suggest it is nearly 100 per cent effective.
The vaccine, developed by a team at the University of Melbourne, Australia, ta...