Iraqi forces launch large-scale push to retake western Mosul from ISIS

Iraqi forces launch large-scale push to retake western Mosul from ISIS

U.S.-backed Iraqi forces launched a large-scale military operation on Sunday to retake the western half of Mosul and dislodge Islamic State militants. It is the latest phase in a 4-month-old offensive to retake Iraq’s second largest city. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the start of the operation on state TV, saying government forces were moving to “liberate the people of Mosul from Daesh oppression and terrorism forever,” using the Arabic acronym for ISIS. He called on security forces to deal with civilians properly and to respect human rights. Iraqi forces declared eastern…

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National Institutes of Health Honors Research Leaders from University Hospitals and Case Western Reserve University with Prestigious Outstanding Investigator Awards

National Institutes of Health Honors Research Leaders from University Hospitals and Case Western Reserve University with Prestigious Outstanding Investigator Awards

CLEVELAND, Jan. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Two internationally recognized medical research leaders from University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have received Outstanding Investigator Awards from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The 7-year, $6.7 million dollar awards, which are the highest honor and largest individual support grants conferred by the NIH, will advance promising molecular studies of colon cancer and age-related cardiovascular risks, respectively. The honored physicians are: Sanford Markowitz, MD, PhD, head of the GI Cancer Genetics Program at the Case Comprehensive Cancer…

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South Western Railway Recruitment News 2016 for 10th and 12th Pass || Salary Rs. 20,200/- Per Month – Last date 1 February 2016

South Western Railway Recruitment News 2016 for 10th and 12th Pass || Salary Rs. 20,200/- Per Month – Last date 1 February 2016

Group C & Erstwhile Group D for Sports Quota – Last Date 1 February 2016 Group C & Erstwhile Group D for Scout & Guide quota – Last date 4 January 2016 South Western Railway has announced recruitment news for the post of Group C & Erstwhile Group D for Sports Quota. Applicants may apply on or before 1st February 2016. Detailed job description given below: Name: South Western Railway Post: Group C – 21 Vacancies Salary/ Wages: Salary of Rs. 5200 – Rs. 20,200/- per month plus grade pay…

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