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Photographer's 'soul-crushing' video of starving polar bear goes viral

Photographer's 'soul-crushing' video of starving polar bear goes viral

During a visit to Canada over the summer, a conservationist group stumbled upon a heartbreaking reminder of the impact climate change is having on wildlife: An emaciated polar bear rummaging thro...

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SNOW ALERT: Met Office issues amber warning for Derbyshire

SNOW ALERT: Met Office issues amber warning for Derbyshire

Freezing temperatures are expected to cause further disruption across swathes of the United Kingdom and could leave some rural communities cut off, forecasters are warning. Heaviest snow showers will ...

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Zaira Wasim molested on Vistara flight; airline promises investigation

Zaira Wasim molested on Vistara flight; airline promises investigation

Zaira ended her video by saying, "Who is going to help us Girls?" "I just landed, the whole irony of this that I yelled... and this is not done... "Until I woke up to this unpleasant sight of his ...

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Delhi Medical Association wants Max Hospital licence restored, warns of strike

Delhi Medical Association wants Max Hospital licence restored, warns of strike

Jain said, "As Chief Minister ( Arvind Kejriwal ) had said that the private hospitals can function in the city but they have to conform to guidelines". The Indian Medical Association (IMA) termed the ...

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Anushka Virat marriage: Check out the celebrity guest list

Anushka Virat marriage: Check out the celebrity guest list

He had performed a pooja with Anushka and Virat in Haridwar in 2016. Ace designer Sabyasachi was spotted exiting Anushka's house a couple of days ago too and it wasn't hard for people to put two a...

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Manila to sue Sanofi over dengue vaccine

Manila to sue Sanofi over dengue vaccine

WHO has announced support for the Philippine Department of Health (DOH) in pulling out the Dengvaxia vaccination programs. The program was eventually expanded to Central Visayas, particularly in C...

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S. African president to appeal court ruling ordering removal of NPA head

S. African president to appeal court ruling ordering removal of NPA head

President Jacob Zuma will appeal a court ruling ordering the removal of Shaun Abrahams , head of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA), the Presidency said on Friday. "Out of deference to the cou...

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Gunmen Abduct Plateau PDP Chairman

Gunmen Abduct Plateau PDP Chairman

As at the time of writing this report, no information has been heard about their whereabouts, however the Police are yet to make any statement regarding the issue. The kidnappers made contact with San...

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Ryan Reynolds cast as Detective Pikachu

Ryan Reynolds cast as Detective Pikachu

The story is kicked into gear when Smith's character's father is kidnapped, forcing the teen to team up with Pikachu in order to find him. Frankly, its surprising that you hadn't chose to tap it f...

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Health care spending slows down

Health care spending slows down

On a per enrollee basis, private health insurance spending increased 5.1% in 2016, about the same as 2015. The report noted that US health spending rose by 5.1 percent in 2014, and then by 5.8 per...

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Weather warning for Peterborough with snow forecast

Weather warning for Peterborough with snow forecast

Lowest temperatures -2 to +2 degrees. "Icy stretches too. North and North West counties will be most at risk, as well as higher ground elsewhere". "It will be cold for the next 10 days, with tempera...

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New study indicates cheese is good for you

New study indicates cheese is good for you

They discovered that eating a small amount of cheese each day lessens a person's chances of developing a coronary heart disease by 14 percent, or reduces their chances of having a stroke by 10 percent...

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We Now Know More About the Link Between Birth Control & Breast Cancer

We Now Know More About the Link Between Birth Control & Breast Cancer

Overall, there was one extra case of breast cancer for every 7,600 women using hormonal contraception for a year. Unlike most previous research, this study didn't just track the effect of birth co...

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Air pollution cancels out benefits of exercise

Air pollution cancels out benefits of exercise

It perhaps comes as no surprise that people walking in the park fared better. "However, telling joggers to avoid polluted streets is not a solution to the problem". "We're not talking about very hig...

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Air pollution, smog may permanently damage children's brain, warns UNICEF report

Air pollution is closely associated with asthma, pneumonia, bronchitis and other respiratory infections, it said. "Not only do pollutants harm babies' developing lungs - they can permanently damag...

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Bengaluru Ola cab driver harasses and molests woman passenger

She identified the driver as Rajashekar Reddy. The reports added that the woman was travelling alone from Indiranagar to BTM Layout when the cab driver parked the auto on an isolated road and allege...

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Westworld set shut down as wildfires create havoc nearby

Westworld set shut down as wildfires create havoc nearby

Fires in Santa Clarita, California stopped production on Westworld for a while, but the cast and crew are hard at work to finish filming the second season of the show. The S.W.A.T. writers' room ...

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Magnitude Earthquake strikes Uttararkhand, No casualties reported

Magnitude Earthquake strikes Uttararkhand, No casualties reported

A strong quake that was estimated to measure 5.5 on the Richter scale struck Uttarakhand around 8:50 pm on Wednesday. According to TV reports, in Uttarakhand the magnitude recorded on the Richter sc...

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Two students shot outside Graham-Kapowsin High School, sheriff's office says

Two students shot outside Graham-Kapowsin High School, sheriff's office says

Four schools were on lockdown as deputies investigated the shooting: Graham-Kapowsin High, Frontier Middle School, Nelson Elementary School and Graham Elementary School, according to Bethel School Di...

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Bacteria outbreak kills 36 in South Africa

Bacteria outbreak kills 36 in South Africa

Although anyone can get #Listeriosis, those at high risk include newborns, the elderly, pregnant women, persons with weak immunity such as those with HIV, diabetes, cancer, chronic liver or kidney dis...

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