Rio de Janeiro, Oct 31 : Brazilian football clubs Corinthians and Fluminense will compete against Germany’s Bayer Leverkusen and FC Koln in the Florida Cup in January.… Read it!
New York, Oct 31 : The Ebola virus affects different people differently, say researchers, adding that genetic factors could be behind this mild-to-deadly range of reactions to the virus.… Read it!
Islamabad, Oct 31 : Over 29,000 Pakistanis who fled North Waziristan because of an ongoing military operation are in Afghanistan, authorities said.… Read it!
Rio de Janeiro, Oct 31 : Rio de Janeiro has launched a tender for a 52 million-real (about $21.8 million) revamp of the city’s 2016 Olympic athletics stadium.… Read it!
Oslo, Oct 31 : Norway announced that it will send 120 soldiers to Iraq.… Read it!
Washington, Oct 31 : The heart holds its own pool of immune cells capable of helping it to heal after injury, finds research, adding that the harmful immune cells from the bone marrow disrupts this process in adults.… Read it!
Mogadishu, Oct 31 : Somalia’s Police Commissioner General Mohamed Sheikh Hassan Ismail has died, officials said. A probe has been ordered into his death.… Read it!
Monaco, Oct 31 : Jamaican discus thrower Traves Smikle has been suspended for two years for using a banned substance, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) announced.… Read it!
Washington, Oct 31 : NASA’s Hubble telescope has picked up the faint, ghostly glow of stars ejected from ancient galaxies that were gravitationally ripped apart several billion years ago.… Read it!
San Miguel de Allende (Mexico), Oct 31 : As many as 110 women posed nude as a group here for US photographer Spencer Tunick, who conducted a photo shoot with the theme of Mexico’s Day of the Dead.… Read it!