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October 27, 2017 8:34 PM ‘His actions were intended to sow death’: Italian sentenced to 24 years in jail for infecting 30 women with HIV

An Italian court on Friday sentenced an HIV-positive man to 24 years in jail for intentionally infecting 30 women he had unprotected sex with over nearly 10 years. Under the pseudonym “Hearty Style”, 33-year-old accountant Valentino Talluto seduced dozens of young women on social networks and internet dating sites, often dating several at a time. Rome prosecutors 111

October 27, 2017 6:06 PM ‘I’ve changed my mind!’

A man who had previously admitted to killing a mother and her daughter shocked court this week when he dramatically changed his plea to not guilty. Proclaiming his innocence, 32-year-old Daniel Phadisa claimed he only confessed his guilt at an earlier mention because he was arrested at gunpoint and feared for his life. Phadisa, who resides in Extension 817

October 27, 2017 9:44 AM ‘My surrogate stole my son’

COMMERCIAL surrogacy is increasingly popular in the US, though it's only legal in some states and is illegal entirely in Australia. The most recently available reports from the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention and the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology show the number of infants born to gestational surrogates almost doubled between 122

October 27, 2017 8:55 AM 2017 Tokyo motor show report

Major Japanese car brands have unveiled battery electric vehicles with different concepts that stand a good chance of making it to production. Nissan is set to reinforce its leadership in the field of battery electric vehicles, as Honda and Mitsubishi are readying their first BEVs before the turn of the decade. The three brands were among the only ones in the Japanese 147

October 26, 2017 1:03 PM AMD Ryzen Mobile Processors Launched With 'Zen' CPU Cores and 'Vega' Graphics Architecture

This year has seen AMD update its entire CPU product stack with launch after launch, targeting everyone from entry-level users with the Ryzen 3 series to hard-core enthusiasts with Ryzen Threadripper, and data centre customers with Epyc. Now, the company is fulfilling its promise to launch laptop APUs, or Accelerated Processing Units with integrated 122

October 26, 2017 9:16 AM Saudis Are Talking to Amazon, Alibaba Over New City, Prince Says

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said Saudi Arabia is in talks with some of the world’s biggest companies to develop technologies that will power life in the $500 billion city he’s planning to build on the Red Sea. Neom, as the project is known, is due to open for business by 2025, with limited operations expected as early as 2020, Prince Mohammed told Bloomberg 197

October 26, 2017 9:09 AM Ichthyosaur: Ancient Jurassic 'Fish Lizard' Fossil Discovered In India For The First Time

An almost-complete fossil skeleton thought to belong to an Ichthyosaur, an ancient marine predator not dissimilar to a modern-day porpoise, from the Jurassic period has been discovered in India for the first time, researchers say. The name Ichthyosaur, which literally means “fish lizard,” is used to refer to any of a group of aquatic animals that lived 104

October 26, 2017 4:38 AM Zambia Looking Good at 53, Could Get Better With Time

I was seated at the back of the pew in St Ignatius Catholic Church when parish priest Fr Charles Chilinda’s voice boomed in the microphone before a silent 7am congregation. “If you invest in hate, you will reap nothing but hate,” Fr Chilinda said, “if you invest in hate you are expected to get the same emotion back so my suggestion is that you invest 234

October 26, 2017 4:07 AM Women, don’t panic you can fight dreaded ‘c’

It may be high on gymming and fitness regimes, but it appears IT city, Bengaluru, has still a lot of catching up to do in preventive healthcare in some areas as despite the rising number of breast cancer cases among its women not many are bothering to go in for the advised regular screening that can help in early diagnosis and effective treatment. Going 164

October 25, 2017 4:59 PM 2 new CRISPR tools overcome the scariest parts of gene editing

The ability to edit RNA and individual DNA base pairs will make gene editing much more precise. Several years ago, scientists discovered a technique known as CRISPR/Cas9, which allowed them to edit DNA more efficiently than ever before. Since then, CRISPR science has exploded; it’s become one of the most exciting and fast-moving areas of research, transforming 132