China faces a potential Lehman moment. Wall Street is unfazed

The risk is that the collapse of Evergrande, a Chinese real estate company with a staggering $300 billion of debt outstanding, could set off a chain reaction that spreads overseas. “Some fear an Evergrande meltdown will have systemic risks on par with the impact Lehman Brothers’ demise had on the US stock market,” Ed Yardeni, … Read more

How Black Women Have Fought the HIV Epidemic for Decades

News release, Harold Phillips, director, White House Office of National AIDS Policy. Daniel Royles, PhD, assistant professor of history, Florida International University; author of To Make the Wounded Whole: The African American Struggle against HIV/AIDS. CDC: “Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, June 4, 2021,” “Basic Statistics,” “HIV and African American People,” “HIV and Gay … Read more

The Dish on GF Foods and Breast Cancer

Photo Credits: Judith Haeusler / Getty Images Kitzcorner / Getty Images Emptyclouds / Getty Images SOURCES: Wade Smith, MD, City of Hope Newport Beach Fashion Island, Orange County, CA. Celiac Disease Foundation: “What is Celiac Disease?” Brandy Gerling, RD, CSO, CNSC, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York. Raymond Palko, MS, RD, CSO, CD, Seattle Cancer Care … Read more

Brand new ministers take oath in Gujarat; none from team Rupani

The new Gujarat ministry of 24 ministers, including 10 of cabinet rank and 14 ministers of state, was sworn in at Gandhinagar on Thursday. Not a single minister from the previous Rupani regime has been included in the new ministry. While the swearing-in ceremony was delayed by a day due to resistance from some members … Read more

‘Highly traumatic’ strip search of female Canberra prisoner violated Human Rights Act, review finds

The strip search of a female inmate inside a Canberra prison earlier this year breached the territory’s Human Rights Act, according to a damning review which also found the ACT’s policies around mandatory searches did not have a legal basis. The ACT’s Inspector of Correctional Services (ICS) on Thursday released the review into the strip … Read more

Second case of African swine flu in wild boar in Uckermark, east Germany

Another case of African swine fever (ASF) has been confirmed in a wild boar in the Uckermark region in the eastern German state of Brandenburg, the Brandenburg state health ministry said on Thursday. This is the second ASF case in a wild boar in the Uckermark region, which is north of the other areas of … Read more

Will take legal advice on filing FIR against Rahul over remarks against RSS: MP minister

Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra on Thursday said he was going to seek experts’ advise as to whether a criminal case should be registered against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi over his remarks about the RSS. On Wednesday, the Congress leader had stated that the BJP and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh were “fake Hindus” who use … Read more

‘My head won’t fall off when I get a bit of dough’

Paddy Pimblett is the special guest on MOTDx this week Paddy Pimblett’s UFC debut earlier this month was eye-catching to say the least. From the haircut to the post-fight interview via a first-round victory he had promised, ‘The Baddy’ was simply box office. Aged 26, the Englishman has vowed to “take over” the UFC, describing … Read more

You can unlock the Genesis GV60 with your face

The new Genesis GV60 packs some cool tech. Genesis Genesis is continuing to roll out information about its new GV60 electric crossover, and the latest tidbit, announced Thursday, is an industry first. The GV60 will be available with what Genesis calls Face Connect, a biometric face-scanning system that lets you unlock and enter the car without … Read more