Indian-Origin Man Jailed For Drink-Driving, Causing Accident In Singapore

Indian-Origin Man Jailed For Drink-Driving, Causing Accident In Singapore

G Mohanavarooman Gopal Oyyappan pleaded guilty in July to four charges.(Representational) Singapore: A 27-year-old Indian-origin Singaporean has been sentenced to jail for two years for driving an ambulance under the influence of alcohol and causing an accident during which his passenger was injured. G Mohanavarooman Gopal Oyyappan, who was sentenced to jail on Monday, had … Read more

Explained | What is the West Nile virus, causing the latest health scare in New York City?

Explained | What is the West Nile virus, causing the latest health scare in New York City?

The story so far: The West Nile virus, which causes potentially dangerous diseases of the central nervous system in human beings, has been found in two people in New York City and detected in a record number of mosquitoes across all five boroughs, the city’s health department announced on August 16. The news comes at … Read more