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Nigerian Troops Fled Boko Haram Before Dapchi Abduction - Amnesty Int'l Nigerian Troops Fled Boko Haram Before Dapchi Abduction - Amnesty Int'l
- Марта 20, 2018

Amnesty's Nigeria director Osa Ojigho said "no lessons appear to have been learned" from Chibok and called for an immediate probe into what she called "inexcusable security lapses". There's not much left of the Government Girls Secondary School in Chibok , northeast Nigeria, where Boko Haram kidnapped 276 teenagers in the dead of night almost two years ago. (more...)
Action Counters Terrorism - report to tackle terrorism Action Counters Terrorism - report to tackle terrorism
- Марта 20, 2018

The recently appointed Assistant Commissioner of Specialist Operations (ACSO), Neil Basu, praised the public's willingness to act in response to last year's unprecedented rise in terrorist activity, which resulted in record numbers of people contacting the police to report suspicious behaviour and activity through online referral forms and the confidential hotline. (more...)
US Children Mostly Depict Female Scientists than Ever US Children Mostly Depict Female Scientists than Ever
- Марта 20, 2018

When they got to elementary and middle school, they began drawing significantly more male scientists, which reflects "a developmental shift that we think likely reflects children's greater exposure to male scientists as they age", Miller said. (more...)
Yankees-Red Sox London 2019,3rd Ld-Writethru Yankees-Red Sox London 2019,3rd Ld-Writethru
- Марта 20, 2018

Joel Sherman hears the Red Sox would likely be the home team for the two games, which means the Yankees won't lose two home gates. Major League Baseball looks as if it will be taking its most intense rivalry across the Atlantic. Also, players will get a $60,000 bonus for participating in the series per the Collective Bargaining Agreement. The games would be played at London's Olympic Stadium, now home to the Premier League club West Ham United. (more...)
Canada to send helicopters, troops to aid UN's Mali mission Canada to send helicopters, troops to aid UN's Mali mission
- Марта 20, 2018

The country's contribution will include both Chinook helicopters for transport and logistics and Griffon helicopters to provide armed escort and protection. Jon Vance said the number of helicopters being assigned to the Mali mission have still not been determined as a reconnaissance is to be carried out. Ministers later put the plans on hold amid fears of casualties, angering allies who said they felt let down, and prompting some to speculate the delay could hurt Canada's bid for a ... (more...)
Students: 1 million expected at anti-gun-violence marches Students: 1 million expected at anti-gun-violence marches
- Марта 20, 2018

Recently in Richmond, a 17-year-old boy shot two other 17-year-olds in Mosby Court. He survived, but not without losing an eye. "The reason we wanted her was because she had openly spoken about gun violence". According to a poll, 73 percent of teachers are anti-gun and don't want to carry a weapon in a school. About 30 to 35 Glasgow High School students gathered in their school's gym to remember the Parkland shooting victims, a school employee said. (more...)
Colon Cancer Rates Continue to Decline Colon Cancer Rates Continue to Decline
- Марта 20, 2018

If the cancer remains confined to the colon or rectum, overall survival rates can run as high as 90 percent, Soares says. "We recommend that everyone talk to their doctor about their colorectal cancer risks and discuss when a colonoscopy could be right for them", says Colon. (more...)
Gas Prices Rise 1.5 Cents In Chattanooga Gas Prices Rise 1.5 Cents In Chattanooga
- Марта 19, 2018

The trend higher is expected to continue. The national average has increased 2.9 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 25.3 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago . Today, Missouri registers the lowest average per-gallon prices at $2.27, followed by MS and Alabama, both at $2.28. Prices at the pump had declined slightly for several weeks, but analysts expected them to rebound due to several factors. (more...)
Manchester United Trigger One-year Extension For Ashley Young Manchester United Trigger One-year Extension For Ashley Young
- Марта 19, 2018

While he wasn't actually in charge of Chelsea when they sold Salah to Roma, unlike with De Bruyne, Mourinho pretty much decided the Egyptian's fate when he agreed to include a bargain-price option-to-buy clause in the winger's loan deal to Roma. (more...)
Male contraceptive pill a step closer after trial success Male contraceptive pill a step closer after trial success
- Марта 19, 2018

These cleared the body too quickly and would, therefore, have required at least two doses daily to make it as a viable form of birth control. In a survey, men have answered that they would prefer a contraceptive pill instead of gels and injectable substances. (more...)
Assad visits troops and civilians in eastern Ghouta (PHOTOS, VIDEO) Assad visits troops and civilians in eastern Ghouta (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
- Марта 19, 2018

Syrian state news agency SANA said the army stepped up military operations in eastern Ghouta and inflicted "heavy losses on terrorist groups in personnel and military hardware". "But this is a drop in the bucket of what people in Douma require", he said. "There was an endless line along the road", he said, adding there were still armed fighters when he left the town who had vowed to keep up the fight. (more...)
Tea tree and lavender oils may cause 'man boobs', say scientists Tea tree and lavender oils may cause 'man boobs', say scientists
- Марта 19, 2018

Moreover, even if men do want larger breasts, smearing lavender essential oil and tea tree essential oil won't be the best thing to do. As mentioned in the beginning of this article, essential oils are known for their benefits. What that means is that they pose environmental health exposure concerns to the public. Several of the chemicals tested in the study can also be found in at least 65 other essential oils that are available without prescription, and unregulated by the FDA. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi 5 sale in India: When and where to buy Xiaomi Redmi 5 sale in India: When and where to buy
- Марта 19, 2018

The Redmi 5 comes with a 5.7-inch screen. What we feel over here at the India Today Tech is that for most of the first-time smartphone buyers, the Redmi 5A with its price of Rs 5,999 is still a better deal compared to the Redmi 5. In addition, instead of a microUSB port now uses a modern USB-C with support for faster charging, there are IOS and Android 8 Oreo right out of the box with sheath 9 and MIUI screen Full HD 6 inches with a very thin frame. (more...)
Britain accuses Russian Federation of secretly stockpiling deadly nerve agent Britain accuses Russian Federation of secretly stockpiling deadly nerve agent
- Марта 19, 2018

The poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the English city of Salisbury on March 4 has triggered a crisis with Britain and Russian Federation expelling diplomats in tit-for-tat measures. "And part of this programme has involved producing and stockpiling quantities of Novichok ", a statement said. The Kremlin has denied involvement, and Russia's ambassador to Europe has now suggested the nerve toxin could have come from Britain's own military research facility at Porton ... (more...)
FSU Comeback and Payback As Seminoles Outlast Top-Seeded Xavier FSU Comeback and Payback As Seminoles Outlast Top-Seeded Xavier
- Марта 19, 2018

In a tournament full of the inexplicable, a second No. 1 seed, following upon Virginia , had departed awkwardly. A win for Florida State would mean its first Sweet Sixteen appearance since 2011, where they fell victim to tournament Cinderella VCU. (more...)
United Kingdom to 'consider next steps' in row with Russian Federation United Kingdom to 'consider next steps' in row with Russian Federation
- Марта 18, 2018

Former spy Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter, Yulia Skripal, 33, remain critically ill in hospital after being found slumped on a bench in Salisbury, Wiltshire, On 4 March. This stance is backed by the United States , Germany , and France , all of which have issued calls on Russian Federation to explain the attack. In response to the attack, the British Prime Minister Theresa May, expelled 23 Russian diplomats in an effort to crack down on "Russian spies, corrupt elites and ill-gotten ... (more...)
Four minors held for 'rape bid' on University of Hyderabad campus Four minors held for 'rape bid' on University of Hyderabad campus
- Марта 18, 2018

At that time, the victim was sitting near a lake along with a male classmate near a lake on the campus. When the girl and her friend Praveen refused to give them money and asked them to leave, the boys used abusive language and also used physical force on Praveen. (more...)
Russian Federation further condemned for spy attack Russian Federation further condemned for spy attack
- Марта 18, 2018

The foreign minister believes there are global security ramifications for the assassination attempt on Sergei Skripl and his daughter Yulia in the United Kingdom last week. Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the United Nations, blamed Moscow for the attack at a U.N. Security Council emergency meeting Wednesday. Speaking at the Conservative spring forum on Saturday, Theresa May said Britain "would never tolerate a threat to the life" of its citizens, or others in the country, from the Russian ... (more...)
Two polio workers killed, three abducted by militants in Pakistan Two polio workers killed, three abducted by militants in Pakistan
- Марта 19, 2018

Because of communication difficulties in the area, authorities did not learn of the attack until Sunday morning. Jamaatul Ahrar, a faction of the Pakistani Taliban, claimed the attack. Opposition from Islamist hardliners and militant groups to all forms of inoculation intensified after it was revealed that the Central Intelligence Agency organised a fake vaccination drive to help track down Al-Qaeda's former leader Osama bin Laden in the Pakistani garrison town of Abbottabad. (more...)
Red, white & booze: 37mn Americans are 'binge drinkers,' CDC study says Red, white & booze: 37mn Americans are 'binge drinkers,' CDC study says
- Марта 18, 2018

Kentucky, Arkansas, Hawaii, and MS ranked highest for most alcohol consumed while binge drinking . A report from ABC News explained the methodologies used by the CDC in the new study, as the agency's researchers, for the first time, collected data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. (more...)

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