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Nature lovers unite to ward off threats to waterbody | Coimbatore News - Times of India


Times of India Nature lovers unite to ward off threats to waterbody Nature lovers unite to ward off threats to waterbody TNN | Updated: Jan 22, 2018, 00:48 IST More than 100 nature enthusiasts came together as one on Sunday to fight threats to water bodies in the city. The decision to join hands came after an NGOs faced a threat from a fishing contractor. They held a meeting on the bunds of the Singanallur lake and discussed ways to fight such threats. Many environmentalists recounted how politicians and goons have stopped their social work and threatened them. Vowing to continue their fight t,

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Agriculture


Agriculture Codex Alimentarius: protecting health, facilitating trade (An FAO Feature) 21 january 2018 07:29:30 Rome, Italy (PANA) - Eradicating world hunger can only be achieved if food is safe, nutritious and of good quality. Full text... ©-Panapress-21 january 2018 07:29:30-thread Agriculture (684words) AfDB inspires Nigerian school children with ‘Farming is Cool’ competition 17 january 2018 06:55:32 Abuja, Nigeria (PANA) - As part of its goal to see a generational shift in agriculture on the continent, the African Development Bank (AfDB) has taken its ‘Farming is Cool’ initiative to school,

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Teens allege stalking, rape threats | Gurgaon News - Times of India


Times of India Teens allege stalking, rape threats Teens allege stalking, rape threats A 19-year-old college student has alleged that she was stalked by a man who also threatened to rape her , said police. TNN | Jan 22, 2018, 00:55 IST GURUGRAM: A 19-year-old college student has alleged that she was stalked by a man who also threatened to rape her , said police. According to the police, a man identified as Satish from Jharsa village had been following the girl and often used to verbally abuse her when she used to board bus to her college. The girl said that she had been ignoring this for a whi,

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The Telegraph


The Telegraph The Telegraph RSS feed. On Modi's turf, Rahul rubs it in The BJP found itself on an unfamiliar terrain in the Prime Minister's home state today with Rahul Gandhi riling it with a bribery allegation and parading an influential OBC leader who had joined the Congress in poll-bound Gujarat. Emissary named in Delhi shift on Kashmir The Centre has appointed a representative to initiate a sustained dialogue with all stakeholders in Jammu and Kashmir and understand the "legitimate aspirations" of the people in what is being seen as a rethink on the Narendra Modi government's bullet polic,

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What has happened to each of Donald Trump's campaign pledges?


What has happened to each of Donald Trump's campaign pledges? Rozina Sabur , Washington 21 January 2018 • 3:43pm Donald Trump was elected on a pledge to "make America great again"  - a feat, he said, he would achieve by boosting the economy; taking a tough stance against foreign allies and cutting immigration.  On his first anniversary of entering into office, what has happened to each of President Trump's campaign promises? Build a border wall  Mr Trump insists his border wall with Mexico is still happening, but has accepted it will not all be made up of a physical barrier. While illega,

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Nigel Farage and Arron Banks in talks over new political project | Politics | The Guardian


Nigel Farage and Arron Banks in talks over new political project Sources say ex-leader of Ukip and former biggest donor are discussing new political ‘movement’ Sun 21 Jan 2018 14.03 EST Last modified on Sun 21 Jan 2018 14.53 EST Share on Messenger Close According to sources, Farage and Arron Banks’s new project would be a movement rather than a traditional party. Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA As Ukip implodes amid the likely departure of yet another leader, it faces yet another threat: the possibility of its best-known figure, Nigel Farage, launching a new political vehicle. While Farage has not,

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Rashan Charles death: Met Police officer not facing charges - BBC News


Rashan Charles death: Met Police officer not facing charges 21 January 2018 These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Image caption Rashan Charles died after being apprehended by police in Dalston A police officer will not face prosecution over the death of Rashan Charles. The 20-year-old died on 22 July after being chased into a shop in Dalston, east London and apprehended by police. A common assault charge against a Met Police officer was considered by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), but it said the "evidential test" had not been met. The Met Police said i,

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Government shutdown: Trump attacks Democrats and calls for 'nuclear option' | US news | The Guardian


Government shutdown: Trump attacks Democrats and calls for 'nuclear option' Trump ad: Democrats ‘complicit’ in murders by immigrants Senate vote on funding measure to 8 February due by 1am Monday Oliver Laughland and Martin Pengelly in New York and Sabrina Siddiqui and Ben Jacobs in Washington Sun 21 Jan 2018 16.13 EST First published on Sun 21 Jan 2018 08.17 EST Close Donald Trump is seen in the Oval Office, in a White House handout picture. Photograph: White House As the second day of the US government shutdown wore on, there appeared little sign of progress. As both parties blamed each othe,

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Opposition in Maharashtra may join ‘Save the Constitution’ march on 26 January - Livemint


Abhiram Ghadyalpatil A file photo of NCP chief Sharad Pawar with Congress leader and former Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan. The two leaders have been invited to participate in the silent march. Photo: HT Mumbai: Opposition parties, intellectuals and social activists in Maharashtra will join hands on 26 January to hold a silent ‘Samvidhan Bachao’ (Save the Constitution) march against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government at the centre and in the state. The march has been called by the Samvidhan Bachao Andolan Samiti, which has reached out to all non-BJP political parties and other o,

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Lawmaker calls for P2-B fund for Dengvaxia recipients - The Manila Times Online


You are at: Home » News » Top Stories »Lawmaker calls for P2-B fund for Dengvaxia recipients Lawmaker calls for P2-B fund for Dengvaxia recipients Top Stories A LAWMAKER is calling on the French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi Pasteurto put up an escrow fund of at least P2 billion for the hospitalizations needs of schoolchildren who received the anti-dengue vaccine. In a statement, Negros Oriental Rep. Arnolfo Teves, Jr. said Sanofi’s refund of P1.2 billion for unused vaccines is “not enough for the firm to show it sincerely regrets the severe damage millions of Filipinos face as a result of the a,

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NKorea delegates conduct pre-Olympics inspection - The Manila Times Online


You are at: Home » News » World »NKorea delegates conduct pre-Olympics inspection NKorea delegates conduct pre-Olympics inspection World SEOUL: North Korean delegates arrived in South Korea on Sunday to inspect venues and prepare cultural performances for next month’s Winter Olympics, in the first visit by Pyongyang officials to the capitalist South for four years. Television footage showed a group of seven officials led by Hyon Song-Wol, the leader of the North’s popular Moranbong band, crossing the heavily-fortified border on a bus before arriving at Seoul train station about an hour later. ,

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Senators: Budget reform, laws can replace federalism | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com


Headlines Skinning Left, pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Headlines ( Leaderboard Top ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Senators: Budget reform, laws can replace federalism By Paolo Romero  (The Philippine Star) | Updated January 22, 2018 - 12:00am Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto and Sen. Panfilo Lacson disputed the arguments of House of Representatives leaders and federalism advocates who believe that a change in the form of government would greatly improve the lot of LGUs outside Metro Manila. File MANILA, Philippines — The government can raise incomes and economic opportunities for poo,

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Palace distances itself from Alvarez's zero budget threat | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com


Headlines Skinning Left, pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Headlines ( Leaderboard Top ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Palace distances itself from Alvarez's zero budget threat By Alexis Romero  (philstar.com) | Updated January 21, 2018 - 7:00pm House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez has threatened not to give budget to the provinces of politicians who are opposed to the move to shift to a federal form of government. Presidential spokesman Harry Roque noted that the House cannot decide budget matters on its own because Congress consists of two chambers. Philstar.com/AJ Bolando, File MANILA, Philippines ,

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Working on the railroad | Opinion, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com


Opinion Skinning Left, pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Opinion ( Leaderboard Top ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Working on the railroad SKETCHES By Ana Marie Pamintuan  (The Philippine Star) | Updated January 22, 2018 - 12:00am The senators are correct: if bicameral approval is needed for every piece of legislation, from the annual national budget to renaming a street, how much more a revision of the Constitution? For either chamber of Congress, there is no dancing Cha-cha solo. Insisting on it will make Charter change an exercise in futility, a broken monument to the hubris of the super major,

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Turkey Launches Offensive On U.S.-Backed Kurdish Militia In Syria : The Two-Way : NPR


Turkey Launches Offensive On U.S.-Backed Kurdish Militia In Syria Turkey Launches Offensive On U.S.-Backed Kurdish Militia In Syria Facebook Turkish army tanks gather close to the Syrian border on Sunday. BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Turkish army tanks gather close to the Syrian border on Sunday. BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images Turkey on Sunday continued a major attack inside northwestern Syria on a Kurdish militia it has called a "terror army" that presents a danger to Turkish security. One day earlier Turkey sent tanks and armored vehicles lumbering across the bord,

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Government shutdown 2018: 7 key players to watch


Newsletter Government shutdown: 7 key players to watch in spending impasse Gregory Korte , USA TODAY Published 3:25 p.m. ET Jan. 21, 2018 | Updated 3:27 p.m. ET Jan. 21, 2018 4 Shares CLOSE The White House’s public comment telephone line changed their phone message during the shutdown to blame the Democrats for not making a deal that would keep the government funded and running. Veuer's Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more. Buzz60 WASHINGTON — Republicans and Democrats are in a stalemate as the government shutdown stretches into its second day. The government shut down at 12:01 a.m,

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As government shutdown negotiations continue, Congress risks giving America a case of the Mondays - ABC News


Yahoo!-ABC News Network | © 2018 ABC News Internet Ventures. All rights reserved. As government shutdown negotiations continue, Congress risks giving America a case of the Mondays By Halimah Abdullah Jan 21, 2018, 11:02 AM ET 0 Shares WATCH Sen. Schumer speaks on Senate floor following vote 0 Shares The federal government shutdown is in its second day and lawmakers remain stymied on even a short-term funding solution — a standoff that could drag on into the start of the work week on Monday. Interested in Government Shutdown? Add Government Shutdown as an interest to stay up to date on the late,

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California mudslides: 21st victim found, next rainstorm not big threat


21st California mudslide victim found; next rainstorm likely to miss hardest-hit areas Doyle Rice | USA TODAY Another victim of the deadly and devastating mudslides in southern California was discovered on Saturday, bringing the total death toll so far to 21. The body of 28-year-old Fabiola Benitez was located about 10 a.m. Saturday in Montecito by a dog team, the Associated Press reported. "The Sheriff’s Office wants to express our deepest condolences to the Benitez family, who were already mourning the loss of Faviola’s 10-year-old son, Jonathan Benitez and his cousin 3-year-old Kailly Benit,

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Government shutdown 2018: 7 key players to watch


Newsletter Government shutdown: 7 key players to watch in spending impasse Gregory Korte , USA TODAY Published 3:25 p.m. ET Jan. 21, 2018 | Updated 3:27 p.m. ET Jan. 21, 2018 1 Shares CLOSE The White House’s public comment telephone line changed their phone message during the shutdown to blame the Democrats for not making a deal that would keep the government funded and running. Veuer's Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more. Buzz60 WASHINGTON — Republicans and Democrats are in a stalemate as the government shutdown stretches into its second day. The government shut down at 12:01 a.m,

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Sitaram Yechury offers to resign as general secy after Karat faction scuttles his plan to ally with Congress


Sitaram Yechury offers to resign as general secy after Karat faction scuttles his plan to ally with Congress Sitaram Yechury pictured with Rahul Gandhi Sitaram Yechury pictured with Rahul Gandhi , PTI Share DNA Web Team   Monday 22 January 2018 1:19 IST It appears that during the three-day central committee meeting which concluded on Sunday, former Rajya Sabha member Sitaram Yechury offered to step down from his post of general secretary. According to a report in Livemint, Yechury offered to step down after he learned that his proposal to align with Congress to take on BJP didn’t have majority,

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Spurned by Trump, Europeans ponder how to meet Iran ultimatum | Reuters


January 21, 2018 / 3:36 PM / in 2 hours Spurned by Trump, Europeans ponder how to meet Iran ultimatum John Irish , Robin Emmott , Arshad Mohammed 7 Min Read PARIS/BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A day before Donald Trump’s Jan. 12 ultimatum to “fix” the Iran nuclear deal, European powers met Iran’s foreign minister to show support for it, but the effort failed to soften Trump’s aversion to the accord, U.S. and European officials said. The gathering in Brussels may even have reinforced the U.S. president’s antipathy, according to three U.S. officials involved in the discussions. Trump instead ,

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Man shot by police known to federal authorities: PM’s office | Montreal Gazette


Update, Oct. 21, 2014: One of the men run down died of his injuries in hospital Monday night.  Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s office says the man who struck and injured two military personnel in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu with his car had become radicalized and was known to authorities. “The individual who struck the two CAF members (Canadian Armed Forces) with his car is known to federal authorities, including the Integrated National Security Enforcement Team,” Harper’s office said in a written statement issued Monday evening. “Federal authorities have confirmed that there are clear indications t,

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Russia will deploy new strike weapons capable of piercing NATO’s U.S.-led missile defence shield


Russia will deploy new strike weapons capable of piercing NATO’s U.S.-led missile defence shield Vladimir Isachenkov, The Associated Press  11.11.2015 Share Adjust Comment Print MOSCOW — Russia will counter NATO’s U.S.-led missile defence program by deploying new strike weapons capable of piercing the shield, President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday. Putin told defence officials that by developing defences against ballistic missiles Washington aims to “neutralize” Russia’s strategic nuclear deterrent and gain a “decisive military superiority.” He said that Moscow will respond by de,

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Editorial: Charbonneau Commission’s mandate must be confirmed


Editorial: Charbonneau Commission’s mandate must be confirmed The Gazette  Former Union Montreal organizer Martin Dumont testifies before the Charbonneau Commission in October 2012. / Charbonneau Commission Charbonneau Commission: Witness Martin Dumont’s lawyer wrestles with inquiry over purported confession MONTREAL — The Charbonneau Commission resumed hearings this week, facing immediate upheaval over issues of witness credibility and publication bans. But the larger problem with the inquiry is starting to look conceptual, having to do with what it can and cannot investigate. Martin Dum,

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Lisa LeBlanc gives a lesson in her brand of Acadian French | Montreal Gazette


5 / 5 Lisa LeBlanc gives a lesson in her brand of Acadian French The Montreal-based singer speaks Chiac, a vernacular that is sprinkled with English words. LeBlanc performs Dec. 9 at Corona Theatre. Share Adjust Comment Print If Lisa LeBlanc wants you to chill out, she might just tell you to “worry pas ta brain!” “ ‘Worry pas ta brain’ is like, ‘Don’t worry about it,’ ” LeBlanc said in a recent chat about the unique kind of French spoken by francophones in New Brunswick. “It’s like if you’re stressed out,” she continued. “ ‘Dude, worry pas ta brain. Ça va être fine. Like, don’t worry, man.’ I ,

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Stranger than science: Seven really weird discoveries from 2017 | National Post


Financial Post Stranger than science: Seven really weird discoveries from 2017 From a two headed porpoise to a pig-human hybrid, scientists have made a lot of weird discoveries this year LinkedIn When an apple fell from a tree and Sir Isaac Newton wondered why, he probably didn’t expect the answer to profoundly change how we understand the world — yet this is what science is all about. And sometimes the questions and resulting explanations are staggeringly odd. Here’s a roundup of some of this year’s strangest scientific discoveries. Two-headed porpoise  The first case of conjoined harbour por,

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Bernie Sanders condemns ‘outrageous’ Trump ad


• January 21, 2018 Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., addresses a rally in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) on Jan. 19 in Washington. (Photo: Jose Luis Magana/AP) More Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., condemned a new advertisement from President Trump’s reelection campaign that blamed Democrats for the deaths of any U.S. citizens at the hands of undocumented immigrants as “so sad for our country.” The advertisement , titled “Complicit,” was released on the anniversary of Trump’s inauguration, and hours into the government shutdown that resulted from the unresolved standoff over,

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Baner’s ‘bers’ can bank on this crusader’s efforts bearing fruit | Pune News - Times of India


Times of India Baner’s ‘bers’ can bank on this crusader’s efforts bearing fruit TNN | Updated: Jan 22, 2018, 00:10 IST SAVING THE PAST: Pravin Thete measuring the size of the Baneri 'bers'; (right) Probably the only vendor in Ban... Read More An aftertaste can linger, for longer than one may want. The innumerable 'ber' fruits that Pravin Thete had consumed as a child from a fecund tree in his farm back home in Nashik left one such strong smack which stayed with him much after he had relocated to Pune for a job. He recalls the taste of those 'bers' as being somewhat wood apple-ish — sour, sweet,

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Don’t show ‘Padmaavat’: Outfit to cinema hall owners | Jaipur News - Times of India


Times of India Don’t show ‘Padmaavat’: Outfit to cinema hall owners tnn | Updated: Jan 21, 2018, 23:48 IST Jaipur: Shree Rajput Karni Sena on Sunday said it will hand over ultimatum to cinema hall owners in the city on Monday, asking them to not show the controversial movie 'Padmaavat'. Karni Sena state president Mahipal Singh Makrana informed TOI that they will also block the gates of Amber and Nahargarh Forts as a mark of protest against the release the movie 'Padmaavat'. "We will close the gates of the two historic forts because our history is being mocked at," he said. According to Makrana,

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Freezing rain now less likely for Toronto on Monday - Toronto - CBC News


Freezing rain now less likely for Toronto on Monday Environment Canada says threat of freezing rain 'less significant' than it predicted earlier CBC News Posted: Jan 21, 2018 9:41 AM ET Last Updated: Jan 21, 2018 9:41 AM ET A threat of freezing rain predicted for the Greater Toronto Area on Monday is now 'less significant' than originally forecast, Environment Canada says. (John Rieti/CBC) A threat of freezing rain predicted for the Greater Toronto Area on Monday is now "less significant" than originally forecast, Environment Canada says. In a special weather statement issued at 6:35 a.m. on S,

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Canada’s Arctic ice caps melting rapidly since 2005, according to documents


    Ice floes float in Baffin Bay above the Arctic circle as seen from the Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker Louis S. St-Laurent on July 10, 2008. Photograph by: Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press/Files , Postmedia News OTTAWA — Glacier monitoring conducted by the federal government in Canada’s High Arctic shows the shrinking of ice caps that started in the late 1980s “has accelerated rapidly since 2005” and is part of a “strongly negative trend,” according to internal government documents. The federal government data raise a number of questions about climate change,

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How Aziz Ansari proved there’s a difference between calling yourself a feminist and acting like one | National Post


LinkedIn “It takes courage to go on a date, for both sides. The male courage, traditionally, is that he decided to ask… And the courage it takes for a woman to say yes is beyond anything I can imagine. … Globally and historically, we’re the number one threat of injury and mayhem to women. We’re the worst thing that ever happens to them. That’s true! … You know what our number one threat is? Heart disease.” This is a joke that Louis C.K. used to tell. It was a popular joke; one that has obviously taken on new meaning since multiple women came forward with stories of how the comedian forced them,

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Earn your drink at these incredibly hard-to-reach bars | National Post


Earn your drink at these incredibly hard-to-reach bars Just getting there is the adventure The bar at Camp Kalahari on the Makgadikgadi Pans Game Reserve in Botswana.Natural Selection Travel / Bloomberg 'A little bit of a good time': How craft cocktails found their way into the airline industry If you crave more than a generic corner pub or bar, don your explorer’s hat and quench your thirst at these spots — which happen to be located in the farthest-flung corners of the world. Should you make your way to these barstools, you’ll be rewarded with epic tales to share for the rest of your life. –,

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Caribou program in mountain parks in question


Caribou program in mountain parks in question Cathy Ellis, Calgary Herald  Caribou (photo by Darren Colello) (CNW Group/Nature Conservancy of Canada) Darren Colello / Calgary Herald Share Adjust Comment Print BANFF — The future of a captive breeding program to boost dangerously low caribou numbers in the mountain national parks appears uncertain. The Calgary Zoo pulled out of the program with Parks Canada due to lack of funding and support. “The Calgary Zoo has decided not to proceed with the breeding and recovery of the woodland caribou project, a collaboration between Parks Cana,

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CDC official says a worst-case scenario estimate of West African Ebola cases will not happen


CDC official says a worst-case scenario estimate of West African Ebola cases will not happen Mike Stobbe, The Associated Press  11.19.2014 In this photo taken Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, volunteer doctor, Juli Switala, seated front, poses with the national Ebola response team in Bo hospital Sierra Leone. Returning last month to Sierra Leone to treat Ebola victims after a break, volunteer doctor Switala was shocked to see the obituaries and photographs of colleagues who had died of the disease in her absence, pinned to a board in the treatment center. “That was quite terrible, to realize that peop,

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Town Talk: Folk who helped make 2017 what it was


Town Talk: Folk who helped make 2017 what it was   By Malcolm Parry, Vancouver Sun December 29, 2017       DAZZLE IN THE DRIZZLE: Keilani Elizabeth Rose and Renata Rizk didn't let a little morning shower deter them from meeting the go-for-it dress code at Hastings Park Racecourse's annual Deighton Cup event. Photograph by: Malcolm Parry/Special to Postmedia News , Vancouver Sun Future historians may wonder how we stayed calm in the face of 2017’s global economic and nuclear threats let local drug overdosing, homelessness and, for many, unreachable real-estate prices. They ,

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'I want to be my own hero': Former Edmonton soldier fights back against domestic violence


'I want to be my own hero': Former Edmonton soldier fights back against domestic violence Jana G. Pruden, Edmonton Journal  09.14.2015 Edmonton's Candyce Neill is one of an unknown number of Alberta women who live in fear that they will be killed by an abusive partner or ex-partner. "I'm scared for my life," Neill says.Shaughn Butts / Edmonton Journal Jill Dean, the sister of Nancy Cooper, who was slain by her husband in North Carolina, now runs a domestic violence program in Edmonton.Bruce Edwards / Edmonton Journal, file Homicide victim Nadine Skow. Her ex-boyfriend is cha,

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IGP appoints new CP to re-organise FCIID in Lagos - The Nation Nigeria


IGP appoints new CP to re-organise FCIID in Lagos Posted By: Agency Report On: January 21, 2018 0 The Inspector-General of Polıce, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has appointed Mr Ibrahim Umar as the new Commissioner of Polıce in charge of Force Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (FCIID), Alagbon-Close, Ikoyi, Lagos. The spokesman of the department, DSP Pascal Ogazi, who confirmed the appointment to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said the new police boss was posted to re-organise the FCIID in Lagos. Ogazi said that the move to re-organise the department followed several complaints about i,

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Toothpaste ingredient may help curb drug-resistant malaria –Findings – Punch Newspapers


+1 A laboratory robot powered by artificial intelligence has discovered that a compound commonly found in toothpaste could be used to combat drug-resistant malaria parasites. Triclosan could be deployed against strains of plasmodium malaria parasites that have evolved resistance to the widely used drug pyrimethamine, according to the University of Cambridge. Pyrimethamine works by inhibiting a particular enzyme called DHFR and scientists have known for some time that triclosan can be employed to target another enzyme, ENR. The fast-moving AI routines of the robot “Eve”, however, which formulat,

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Turkey Launches Strikes on Kurdish Targets in Syria - WSJ


Turkey Launches Strikes on Kurdish Targets in Syria Middle East Turkey Launches Strikes on Kurdish Targets in Syria Airstrikes and ground offensive follow days of threats from Ankara to crack down on Kurdish forces allied with the U.S. By Sune Engel Rasmussen in Beirut and Yeliz Candemir in Istanbul yeliz.candemir@dowjones.com Updated Jan. 21, 2018 9:04 a.m. ET Turkish forces began airstrikes and a ground offensive on a Syrian Kurdish force allied with the U.S. in the fight against Islamic State, opening a new front in the seven-year Syrian war. The assault on the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in n,

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Inside Ashley Madison: Calls from crying spouses, fake profiles and the hack that changed everything


Inside Ashley Madison: Calls from crying spouses, fake profiles and the hack that changed everything Claire Brownell, Financial Post  09.15.2015 Ashley_Madison_C_MF / Financial Post People leave the office tower where Avid Life Media, the parent company of hacked adultery website Ashley Madison, in Toronto. / Financial Post Whatever else you’ve heard, the employees confirm that there really were actual live women who signed up to cheat on Ashley Madison. / Financial Post Noel Biderman, former chief executive of Avid Life Media Inc. / Financial Post Share Adjust Comment Print The hardest custo,

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WestJet flight attendants reject tentative agreement | Calgary Herald


5 / 5 WestJet flight attendants reject tentative agreement WestJet flight attendants have voted down a new tentative agreement aimed at quelling ongoing unionization efforts at the Calgary-based airline. More from Amanda Stephenson, Calgary Herald Published on: November 25, 2014 | Last Updated: November 25, 2014 6:28 AM MST File — A plane descends over the Calgary skyline at the Calgary International Airport in Calgary, Alberta on January 6, 2010. Leah Hennel / Calgary Herald Share Adjust Comment Print WestJet flight attendants have voted down a new tentative agreement aimed at quelling ongoin,

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Majority of Canadians worry about domestic terrorism, according to new survey


Majority of Canadians worry about domestic terrorism, according to new survey Douglas Quan, Postmedia News  11.24.2014 A woman gives mouth to mouth to Cpl. Nathan Cirillo at the War Memorial. Wayne Cuddington/Postmedia News / Postmedia News New terrorism poll shows Canadians are scared.Dean Tweed / Postmedia News Michael Zehaf Bibeau / Postmedia News Funeral of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo / Postmedia News 118747-24368_34797503 / Postmedia News Share Adjust Comment Print Almost two-thirds of Canadians believe homegrown terrorism is a serious issue, but most do not perceive a threat f,

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ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jan 19, 2018 | CIDRAP


ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jan 19, 2018 Global risk of AMR Our weekly wrap-up of antimicrobial stewardship & antimicrobial resistance scans World Economic Forum report assesses global risk of antibiotic resistance The World Economic Forum's 2018 Global Risks Report, released this week, includes a section on antimicrobial resistance (AMR), noting that while initiatives to address antibiotic overuse and the lack of new antibiotics have been launched, concrete successes "remain elusive." In its 2013 Global Risks Report, the forum devoted a chapter to AMR that highlighted overuse of antibiotics in huma,

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Fujian H5 Media Myth On Human Risk


Fujian H5 Media Myth On Human Risk Recombinomics Commentary April 23, 2015 14:45 "H5N2 along with H5N8 and H5N1 viruses do pose a risk to poultry and the poultry sector in all states now," Dr. Nancy Cox, an influenza expert who not too long ago retired from the Centers for Disease Manage and Prevention, mentioned by way of email. "Though there have not been any human instances triggered by the introduction of these viruses into the U.S. by wild migratory birds, it is possible that there will be an isolated human case or two as time passes and more humans come in close make contact with infecte,

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Time has come for a dedicated ministry of national security affairs, says N N Vohra | India News - Times of India


Times of India Time has come for a dedicated ministry of national security affairs, says N N Vohra Time has come for a dedicated ministry of national security affairs, says N N Vohra Bharti Jain | TNN | Jan 21, 2018, 23:15 IST NEW DELHI: Jammu & Kashmir governor N N Vohra on Sunday batted for a complete revamp of the national security apparatus, proposing the creation of a dedicated ministry of national security affairs that will handle all facets of internal as well as external security. Delivering the R N Kao Memorial lecture organised by the Research & Analyses Wing (RAW), Vohra stressed ,

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GST: PM says he is open to GST changes to plug loopholes, make it more efficient - Times of India


Times of India Pre-tax sales drive buying frenzy PM says he is open to GST changes to plug loopholes, make it more efficient Six months into the rollout and after dozens of changes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he is open to more changes in the GST to plug loopholes and make it a more efficient tax. He also attacked those opposing the Goods and Services Tax (GST), saying they were "insulting" Parliament. PTI | Updated: Jan 21, 2018, 23:14 IST Highlights PM Modi slammed those opposing the Goods and Services Tax (GST), saying they were "insulting" Parliament. PM Modi said all politica,

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Indigenous languages and global health - The Lancet Global Health


The Lancet Global Health Volume 6, No. 2 , e134–e135, February 2018 Comment Medicine Pediatric Residency Program, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA Wuqu' Kawoq, Santiago Sacatepéquez, Sacatepéquez, Guatemala 03006 Division of Global Health Equity, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Wuqu' Kawoq, Santiago Sacatepéquez, Sacatepéquez, Guatemala 03006 Creative Commons Attribution – NonCommercial – NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) Permitted Redistribute or republish the final article Text & data mine Translate the article (private use only, not for distribution) Reuse port,

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The Observer view on our new tabloid format | Observer editorial | Opinion | The Guardian


The Observer view on our new tabloid format From the French revolution to Brexit, this newspaper has put itself at the heart of the issues of the moment, whatever its size Sat 20 Jan 2018 19.03 EST Close The Observer’s launch manifesto of 1791. Photograph: Katy Stoddard for the Observer Today, we are proud and excited to launch our new design for the Observer. We think it’s vital for a newspaper to shed its skin from time to time, to reimagine itself for loyal readers and to welcome a new generation to our journalism. The aim of the new look is to make the paper a little sharper and a little f,

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Turkey says its troops have entered Syria in fight against Kurdish militias - The Washington Post


Middle East Turkey says its troops have entered Syria in fight against Kurdish militias Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan addresses his supporters next to his wife Emine Erdogan during a rally in Bursa, Turkey, January 21, 2018. (Handout/Reuters) By Erin Cunningham and Louisa Loveluck By Erin Cunningham and Louisa Loveluck January 21 at 12:10 PM Follow @erinmcunningham Follow leloveluck ISTANBUL — Turkey on Sunday opened a new front in its assault on Kurdish militias in northern Syria, launching a ground offensive with allied Syrian rebels and injecting new uncertainty into an already volatile ,

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Trump campaign ad says Democrats are “complicit” in murders committed by undocumented immigrants - Vox


Trump campaign ad says Democrats are “complicit” in murders committed by undocumented immigrants Paul Ryan isn’t sure if the race-baiting ad is “necessarily productive” in shutdown talks. ( Photo By Chris Maddaloni/CQ Roll Call ) On Saturday, President Trump’s official reelection campaign released a provocative new ad that claimed Democrats are somehow “complicit” in murders committed by undocumented immigrants. The ad advances the some in the Republican party’s false narrative that immigrants pose an especially dangerous and criminal threat, and lands amid a federal government shutdown becaus,

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How to date in 2018 (opinion) - CNN


How to date in 2018 Updated 1:53 PM ET, Sun January 21, 2018 Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. JUST WATCHED 'I had to clean up underwear': Startup responds to harassment suit (CNN) After the firestorm surrounding the Babe.net story about "Grace" and her encounter with Aziz Ansari, CNN Opinion asked writers for their views on a complicated question: How to date in 2018? The views expressed in their written contributions, and in the social media posts contained in this article, are solely theirs Jaclyn Friedman: We need to re-humanize sex J,

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Israeli leaders are standing in line to condemn Abbas's speech


Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. (Photo: Khaled Desouki/AFP)       There’s been no end to the condemnation by Israeli leaders of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas’s speech at the Palestinian Central Council last Monday. The Washington Post headlined its coverage “Israel slams Palestinian leader over anti-Trump speech”, and quoted Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman saying that Abbas had “lost his senses”, Education Minister Naftali Bennett saying that this was Abbas’s swan song, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saying that Abbas “tore off the mask”.  The Jerus,

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Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's risky gamble could quickly turn sour | Simon Tisdall | World news | The Guardian


Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's risky gamble could quickly turn sour Turkish president defies Russia, the US and Bashar al-Assad with assault on Kurds in Syria Sun 21 Jan 2018 09.14 EST Last modified on Sun 21 Jan 2018 12.11 EST Close Recep Tayyip Erdoğan sees northern Syria as Turkey’s number one security challenge. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s Kurdish vendetta has taken a dramatic new twist with the cross-border ground assault on the Afrin enclave in north-west Syria. Defying Russia, the US, and Bashar al-Assad’s regime, Turkey’s headstrong president is betting on a ,

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The energy of Bitcoin, the information economy and the (possible) decentralization of the world - Resilience


Resilience Building a world of resilient communities Get Resilience delivered daily Weekly email of Energy articles Weekly email of Economy articles Weekly email of Food & Water articles Weekly email of Environment articles Weekly email of Society articles Leave this field empty if you're human: By Kurt Cobb , originally published by Resource Insights January 21, 2018 1 The near vertical rise and fall in price of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin in recent months has been accompanied by reporting about the energy used to run the Bitcoin network. The amount is enormous, more than enough to supply the ,

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Turkey starts ground incursion into Kurdish-controlled Afrin in Syria | World news | The Guardian


Turkey starts ground incursion into Kurdish-controlled Afrin in Syria Move follows intense aerial bombardment of enclave, with Kurdish militias shelling Turkish border province in response Sun 21 Jan 2018 06.20 EST Last modified on Sun 21 Jan 2018 12.06 EST Share on Messenger Close Turkish soldiers in a tank are transported as part of Operation Olive Branch, after dozens of airstrikes hit more than 150 targets in Afrin, Syria. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Turkey said it had begun a ground incursion into the Kurdish enclave in Syria known as Afrin a day after intense aerial bombardme,

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Assad slams Turkey’s Syria offensive as ‘support for terrorism’ | South China Morning Post


South China Morning Post Assad slams Turkey’s Syria offensive as ‘support for terrorism’   Assad slams Turkey’s Syria offensive as ‘support for terrorism’ PUBLISHED : Sunday, 21 January, 2018, 10:33pm UPDATED : Sunday, 21 January, 2018, 10:33pm IS ‘gangsta jihadi’ who held a severed head on camera is killed in Syria 20 Jan 2018 President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday condemned Turkey’s offensive against Kurdish militia in the northern Syrian region of Afrin, saying it was part of Ankara’s support for extremist groups. Turkey and allied Syrian rebels entered the Afrin region on Sunday, a day after ,

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Brussels hails German coalition breakthrough, Europe News & Top Stories - The Straits Times


The Straits Times ST Index Brussels hails German coalition breakthrough German Chancellor Angela Merkel gives a statement at the CDU headquarters in Berlin, Germany, Jan 21, 2017, after Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) voted to begin formal coalition talks with Chancellor Merkel's conservatives. PHOTO: REUTERS Published http://str.sg/o3tb Copy BRUSSELS (AFP) - Senior EU figures on Sunday (Jan 21) welcomed the breakthrough in Germany's political deadlock after the centre-left Social Democrats voted Sunday to begin formal coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives. Party deleg,

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What luxury buyers are watching out for in 2018 | TTG Asia


What luxury buyers are watching out for in 2018 By Raini Hamdi / Posted on 15 December, 2017 0:03 The speed of change in the luxury travel market takes the breath away. ILTM buyers and ILTM Collection’s director Alison Gilmore describe its impact to Raini Hamdi and give their take on the what to watch for in 2018   Amit Kalsi, founder & CEO, Experiential Travel Journeys, India 1. Describe 2017 in three words Unpredictable, adaptive, evolving 2. How does this impact you? The world has become unpredictable. When I say this I am referring to unexpected natural or man-made incidents, which continu,

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Giddy markets and grim politics in the new year | Shanghai Daily


Giddy markets and grim politics in the new year By Kenneth Rogoff | 00:01 UTC+8 January 22, 2018 | Print Edition ECONOMIC growth worldwide picked up in 2017, and the best guess is that the global economy will perform strongly in 2018 as well. At the same time, a rising tide of populism poses a risk to the stable institutions that underlie long-term growth. And yet headlines seeming to portend political instability and chaos have not prevented stock markets from soaring. What gives? First, the good news. Surely t,

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Pollution poses threat to cities' water - China.org.cn


Pollution poses threat to cities' water E-mail China Daily, April 19, 2016 Adjust font size: China's major cities rely heavily on water collected in catchment areas that are under threat from encroachment and pollution, according to a new report from The Nature Conservancy, a leading global conservation organization. The report, which was released on Monday, said Beijing, Shanghai and 28 other major cities depend on surface water for daily consumption, but it noted that 73 percent of the water catchment areas that supply that surface water were impacted by medium to high pollution levels. The,

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