Health ministry sounds dengue, chikungunya alert – Times of India

The Centre has alerted endemic states including Delhi and West Bengal of increase in chikungunya and dengue cases over next two months, especially during September. The health ministry has asked states to take all preventive measures and be prepared to tackle any outbreak. Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Health-ministry-sounds-dengue-chikungunya-alert/articleshow/53933712.cms

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People In China Are Falling In Love With Attractive British Men On The Tube

:British heart eyed emoji: 1. Dashing British men commuting around London on the Tube have a new set of admirers: people in China. View this image › Weibo / Tubecrush 2. Photos of London commuters, from blogs such as Tube Crush, have been trending on the Chinese blogging site Weibo over the last few weeks. According to BBC Trending, some photos of the men has been liked and shared over…

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Our 9 Favorite Feature Stories This Week: Blood Money, Bad Cops, And Sex Dolls

This week for BuzzFeed, Gregory D. Johnsen traces whether and how the U.S. is paying blood money to families of drone strike victims. Read that and these other stories from BuzzFeed and around the web. 1. Nothing Says “Sorry Our Drones Hit Your Wedding Party” Like $800,000 And Some Guns — BuzzFeed View this image › Photograph by Iona Craig On December 12, 2013, a drone struck and killed 12…

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31 Famous Unmarried People Who Prove That Being Single is Badass

Self is bae. 1. Jane Austen View this image › commons.wikimedia.org “Anything is to be preferred and endured rather than marrying without affection.” 2. Oprah View this image › Kevin Winter / Getty Images for NAACP Image Awards “I think that had Stedman and I gotten married, we certainly wouldn’t have stayed married…. The show was the true love of my life—it took up all of my energy.” 3. Leonardo…

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Don’t Believe Everything You Read Online — These 10 Life Hacks Definitely Don’t Work

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); You may have heard quite a few seemingly brilliant hacks through the grapevine, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they work. Scrolling through my various feeds every day, I probably encounter at least 10 hack-related pieces. Now don’t get me wrong. I love the idea of a good life hack, but there’s a clear difference between writing about an awesome way to defog your car windows using…

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16 Reasons Why It’s Totally OK To Elope

Fun fact: It takes two to tango and not 202. Real talk: Who doesn’t love a good wedding? View this image › Pixar It’s an awesome way to celebrate you and your S.O. promising that you won’t get bored of the other for a while. View this image › E! But you know what? Sometimes weddings are just…too much. View this image › Via whatwouldcatherinedo.tumblr.com So even though people might…

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At Least 9 Reportedly Dead In Shooting At Czech Republic Restaurant

The country’s interior minister said the massacre in Uhersky Brod was not a terror attack. At least nine people are reportedly dead after a gunman opened fire in a Czech Republic restaurant before killing himself, local media reported Tuesday. View this image › Dalibor Gluck / AP The mass shooting in the town of Uhersky Brod was the worst in the country’s history, the Associated Press reported. The shooter is…

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This Huge Wildfire In Canada Is Surely What The End Of Days Will Look Like

If you haven’t heard already, a large swath of northwestern Canada, near Calgary, the energy heartland of the country, is currently in flames. A fast-advancing wildfire is threatening thousands of homes and lives. The images coming from the front line of the fire are absolutely devastating. This is what I imagine the apocalypse will look like… The fire, which started Sunday, has only grown in intensity. So far, it had…

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Mom Shares Heartbreaking Video Of Daughter In Pain Because She Can’t Get Surgery

Seeing your child in pain is difficult for any parent, especially when there’s nothing you can do to help. That’s the case for Tina O’Kelly, an Irish mother who watches her 21-year-old daughter Colleen battle chronic pain every day. Colleen has Joubert syndrome, and though she was able to get a kidney transplant already, she’s been waiting for years to get surgery to correct the scoliosis in her spine. The…

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He Was Dying A Slow Painful Death. And Yet This Photo Made My Whole Year.

Meet Ed. An elderly man who lived in an adult family home, unfortunately, he had not been outside for several years – as a result of his illness and the difficulty in transporting him. When it came time for his final wish, he shared that he’d wanted to go outdoors with Evergreen Health Hospice Chaplain Curt Huber. When he was healthy, Ed had been a forest ranger, and he lived…

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