Daily Archives: October 17, 2008


‘Mobile phone dermatitis’ baffles doctors

LONDON: A rash appearing on people’s ears or cheeks caused by too much mobile phone use has baffled doctors, the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) said on Thursday. The group said rash, known as ‘mobile phone dermatitis’, affects people who develop an allergic reaction to the nickel surface on mobile […]


IMF missing in financial crisis: Shaukat Aziz

MANILA: Former Pakistani Prime Minister, Shaukat Aziz accused the International Monetary Fund Thursday of failing to show leadership during what he described as a ‘historic’ global financial crisis. As world leaders met to shore up distressed financial institutions, Aziz charged “this global institution which is supposed to look at everything […]