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'18Apr
17

F1 aims for flat-out racing in 2019 with fuel limit rise

REUTERS: Formula One drivers will be allowed more fuel next season to race at full speed from start to finish rather than having to worry about keeping enough in the tank to get to the chequered flag.The governing...
'18Apr
17

EU warns of curtailing rights under Turkey's state of emergency

The measures undertaken by Turkey under an almost two-year-old state of emergency have curtailed civil and political rights, according to a critical European Union report, which prompted Turkish officials to accuse...
'18Apr
17

ANCA GLENDALE to Honor Community Members Khojayan and Kazangian

Seda Khojayan (left) and Isahak Kazangian will be honored by ANCA GlendaleGLENDALE—On Thursday, May 3, the Armenian National Committee of America – Glendale (ANCA -Glendale) will host the second annual Award and...
'18Apr
17

Wyoming town votes on arming teachers in area cited by DeVos

Cheyenne, Wyo. • The Wyoming school district where U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos suggested last year that teachers might need to be armed to protect children from grizzly bears is about to vote on doing just...
'18Apr
17

More activity, healthier diet tied to extended survival after colon cancer

(Reuters Health) - Colon cancer survivors with healthier lifestyles may live longer, a recent U.S. study suggests."Colon cancer patients who followed the American Cancer Society guidelines on nutrition and physical...
'18Apr
17

Aiming at TB eradication by 2020: Health Minister

Although the Union Health Ministry had set a target of eradicating tuberculosis from the country by 2025, Tamil Nadu was making efforts to reach the target by 2020, said C. Vijaya Baskar, Minister for Health and...
'18Apr
17

News24.com | Lamoer case: IPID presents stats on how pervasive corruption is in SAPS

Statistics compiled by the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) were presented in the sentencing proceedings in the case against former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and three others...
'18Apr
17

Israeli military strikes Hamas post in southern Gaza after shots fired at soldiers

Israeli Defense Forces attacked a Hamas outpost Tuesday in response to shots fired at soldiers near the Gaza border fence. The shots were fired at a force patrolling near the southern part of the Strip from an area...
'18Apr
17

Rote learning is bad for budding entrepreneurs, says Narayana Murthy

“Most Indian youngsters (about 80-85%) are not trained suitably for any job. Our education system which focuses on learning by rote is not good for becoming entrepreneurs,” N.R. Narayana Murthy, Chairman Emeritus,...
'18Apr
17

Older adults may not need vitamin D to prevent falls and fractures

(Reuters Health) - Many older adults should avoid taking vitamin D and calcium supplements to prevent falls and fractures, and focus instead on exercises to improve balance and coordination, U.S. doctors recommend....

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