Community rallies to replace hydrotherapy pool stolen from Dartford girl

Community rallies to replace hydrotherapy pool stolen from Dartford girl

A community has banded together to replace a stolen hot tub used by a young girl with cerebral palsy. The lazy spa is used by eight-year-old Hannah Taylor as a hydrotherapy pool, but was stolen from her family home in Pepys Close, Dartford, on Friday night. Hannah Taylor, 8, has cerebral palsy and he hydrotherapy pool was stolen from her home in Dartford over night. (15963530) Hannah’s mum, Joanne Salt, 32, woke to find the pool…

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From failures to fitness, exercise physiology program helps Airmen excel

YOUNGSTOWN AIR RESERVE STATION, Ohio — Not long ago, Senior Airman Garri Johnson, commander support staff for the 910th Mission Support Group here, failed three Air Force fitness assessments. Failing a fourth fitness test would have put her in danger of being discharged from the Air Force Reserve. Instead, she scored a 93 on her next assessment, considered excellent by Air Force standards. Johnson’s fitness journey changed when her squadron and group leadership introduced her…

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Beauty treatments: From IV fluids to colon hydrotherapy

Beauty treatments: From IV fluids to colon hydrotherapy

Nine years ago, Rishi Baveja survived a fatal bungee fall in Phuket. The Cambridge grad hit the waters of a lagoon at 80mph when the bungee cord tied around his feet unfastened. The Guardian reported, “He took the force of the impact on his chest, suffering a ruptured spleen, torn liver, collapsed lungs and massive bruising.” Baveja has also undergone two shoulder and hip operations in his eclectic medical history. “I have had a lot…

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Cyclone Fani LIVE Updates: Storm likely to weaken in next few hours, Kolkata airport to shut operations from 3 pm

Cyclone Fani LIVE Updates: Storm likely to weaken in next few hours, Kolkata airport to shut operations from 3 pm

Street shops are seen collapsed due to gusty winds ahead of the landfall of cyclone Fani on the outskirts of Puri on Friday. (AP) Cyclone Fani LIVE News Updates: The extremely severe Cyclone Fani, which made landfall in Odisha around 8 am on Friday, will move north-northeastwards and will weaken into a severe cyclonic storm in the next six hours, the Indian Meteorological Department said. The area along Puri is witnessing winds with a speed of 145…

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News in Pics: Your daily dose of pictures from around the world

News in Pics: Your daily dose of pictures from around the world

1/9 A Buddhist nun walks in line with novice nuns to receive food from people during the Songkran Festival at the Sathira-Dhammasathan Buddhist meditation centre in Bangkok, Thailand. (Image: Reuters) 2/9 President Ram Nath Kovind (right), Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu (left), Prime Minister Narendra Modi (center) and other dignitaries arrive to pay tribute to Babasaheb BR Ambedkar on the occasion of his 128th birth anniversary, at Parliament House in New Delhi. (Image: PTI) 3/9…

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Isro launches intelligence satellite EMISAT and 28 other satellites from US, Spain

Isro launches intelligence satellite EMISAT and 28 other satellites from US, Spain

The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) on Monday launched the EMISAT satellite along with 28 other satellites from other nations, including 24 from the US from the Sriharikota launch station at 9:27 am. Isro’s PSLV C45 lifted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre carrying India’s EMISAT and 28 satellites from global customers, including the US. The mission would witness Isro placing payloads in three orbits and conducting space experiments for the first time. The…

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Apple’s Terms For Subscription News Service Face Resistance From Publishers: Report

Apple’s Terms For Subscription News Service Face Resistance From Publishers: Report

Several publications are resisting Apple Inc’s plans to keep about half of the revenue from its upcoming news subscription service, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing the iPhone maker’s pitch to some news organizations. Apple representatives have told publishers that the subscription service could be priced at about $10 a month, but the final price could change, WSJ said. The iPhone maker charges a 30 percent transaction fee to software developers who sell…

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People are fleeing from New Jersey more than any other state—here’s the No. 1 reason why

People are fleeing from New Jersey more than any other state—here’s the No. 1 reason why

New Jersey became the No. 1 state to move away from in 2018, according to new data from moving and relocation company United Vans Lines. The top reason why residents left was for a professional opportunity, the UVL data shows. Of all the residents who moved out, 46 percent listed “job” as the deciding factor. “A leading motivation behind these migration patterns across all regions,” in fact, “is a career change,” the report says. About…

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