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ANAMBRA POLL: Govt shuns IPOB threats, assures voters of security

ANAMBRA POLL: Govt shuns IPOB threats, assures voters of security

Their key message is that Anambrarians should boycott the election; threatening that whoever votes will die. The election takes place in four days time. Meanwhile, APGA has urged (INEC), security ag...

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Argentina Friendly: Akpeyi starts, as Iheanacho, Iwobi lead Eagles' attack

Argentina Friendly: Akpeyi starts, as Iheanacho, Iwobi lead Eagles' attack

NOW that the World Cup qualifiers are over, the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) needs to get its acts together and make the nation proud by leading the Super Eagles to glory in Russia 2018. Mik...

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Top 10 healthy food items that regulate blood sugar

Top 10 healthy food items that regulate blood sugar

The total number of diabetics is now 451 million and is expected to reach 693 million by 2045 if current trends continue. The complications of the disease can lead to heart attack, stroke, blindness, ...

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Fire Ravages Akkineni Nagarjuna's Annapurna Studios!

Fire Ravages Akkineni Nagarjuna's Annapurna Studios!

The famous "Manam" set has been burnt to ashes due to a fire mishap at the Annapurna Studios . "Though flames were very high, the blaze was completely extinguished within two hours", Hyderabad Assi...

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Kejriwal seeks meeting with Amarinder over pollution

Stubble burning by farmers in Haryana and Punjab has led to a spike in pollution in Capital, and Kejriwal has been criticising the chief ministers of both states on social media for not doing enough t...

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Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Shares Bought by Morgan Dempsey Capital Management LLC

Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Shares Bought by Morgan Dempsey Capital Management LLC

It has outperformed by 5.82% the S&P500. Clearbridge Investments Llc increased its stake in Coca Cola Co (KO) by 1% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. KO has been the topic o...

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Annual amnesty for unused antibiotics to tackle drug-resistant bugs

Annual amnesty for unused antibiotics to tackle drug-resistant bugs

ZIMBABWE will this week join the rest of the world in commemorating World Antibiotic Awareness Week to raise awareness on the need to preserve available antibiotics and responsible use of the drugs ...

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Nets' D'Angelo Russell likely to miss several games with knee injury

Russell landed awkwardly and hobbled to the bench before going to the locker room. Russell, 21, is having a fine debut season with the Nets. The Nets and Lakers trade sending D'Angelo Russell to B...

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American Heart Association redefines high blood pressure guidelines

American Heart Association redefines high blood pressure guidelines

While many patients need multiple drugs to get their blood pressure into a healthy range, most treatments are available as less-expensive generic pills. While some people may be concerned to learn the...

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Bill Gates Wants To Find A Cure For Alzheimer's

Bill Gates Wants To Find A Cure For Alzheimer's

Drugs aimed at dissolving amyloid plaques that can build up in the brain and strangle neurons have failed to reduce or delay symptoms in people with mild to moderate forms of Alzheimer's disease . Th...

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Saudis forced out Hariri over refusal to tackle Hezbollah in Lebanon

Saudis forced out Hariri over refusal to tackle Hezbollah in Lebanon

Iran, Saudi Arabia's regional rival, has supported Hizbollah both financially and militarily since its creation in the early 1980s and throughout its evolution to become Lebanon's dominant political a...

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Men more likely than women to need CPR after sex

Men more likely than women to need CPR after sex

Sumeet Chugh, medical director of the Heart Rhythm Center at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. In a population of around 1 million individuals, the team identified 4,557 cases of cardiac arr...

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Massa: Seventh place 'like a victory' in final home race

Massa: Seventh place 'like a victory' in final home race

Alonso was frustrated in his race-long battle to pass Felipe Massa at Interlagos for seventh place, spending the entire race tucked up behind the Brazilian's Williams but unable to pass his Mercedes...

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Rudy Gobert out for weeks with leg injury

Rudy Gobert out for weeks with leg injury

Favors, who usually starts at power forward, played center Saturday and scored 24 points, ripped down 12 rebounds and blocked two shots. After the injury, Gobert was miffed by the way Waiters cras...

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Georgia Tech player proposes to girlfriend after Jackets upset Hokies

Georgia Tech player proposes to girlfriend after Jackets upset Hokies

The Hokies (7-3, 3-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) went ahead 22-21 when Greg Stroman returned an interception 24 yards for a touchdown off a bad pass by Marshall with 7:27 left. Seven plays later Marsha...

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Centre to states: Manage crop residue better

Centre to states: Manage crop residue better

Latching on Kejriwal's comments, the twitter handle of Pakistan's Punjab province also called upon Amarinder Singh's government to take steps to counter air pollution. No major change in the weather...

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Disneyland Shuts Down Two Cooling Towers After Legionnaires' Disease Outbreak

Disneyland Shuts Down Two Cooling Towers After Legionnaires' Disease Outbreak

Nine of the visitors had visited Disneyland Park in September before developing the illness, according to the paper, citing the Orange County Health Care Agency. According to the LA Times , the Ora...

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Chicago To Host 2020 All-Star Weekend

Chicago To Host 2020 All-Star Weekend

Chicago last hosted the NBA All-Star Game in 1988. "I'm looking forward to better seats". Reinsdorf's son Michael, the COO of the Bulls , quoted his father during the press conference, saying tha...

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Canada's Trudeau begins state visit to Vietnam ahead of APEC entrance

Canada's Trudeau begins state visit to Vietnam ahead of APEC entrance

Both countries have French heritages and both are members of La Francophonie, he said in an interview. In a separate panel discussion at the APEC summit on Friday, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Raz...

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Tight security in place for tomorrow's Tipu Jayanti

Tight security in place for tomorrow's Tipu Jayanti

Though many historians see Tipu Sultan, also known as the "Tiger of Mysore", as the first freedom fighter to take on the British, he is not widely admired in the Kodagu district of Karnataka. The oppo...

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Freeholder-elect Ashley Bennett appears on MSNBC after defeating John Carman

Freeholder-elect Ashley Bennett appears on MSNBC after defeating John Carman

Carman apologized in a written statement a few days later. "Like so many women across the state, I was offended and disgusted by Freeholder Carman's misogynist Facebook posts ", Bennett said las...

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Supreme Court disposes petition on framing of MoP for judges' appointments

Supreme Court disposes petition on framing of MoP for judges' appointments

The draft MoP has been getting tossed between the CJI-headed collegium and the law ministry for almost two years. Acting Judge Justice Thomas Anis now confirmed to the Office of a Judge of the Supre...

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Cheap Device That Can Detect Skin Cancer Wins James Dyson Award

Cheap Device That Can Detect Skin Cancer Wins James Dyson Award

The heat map it creates shows which cells recover more quickly from thermal shock, indicating the presence of skin cancer. From left: Prateek Mathur, Shivad Bhavsar, Rotimi Fadiya and Michael Takla....

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OJ Simpson kicked out of Cosmopolitan Hotel for allegedly being unruly drunk

OJ Simpson kicked out of Cosmopolitan Hotel for allegedly being unruly drunk

Simpson was escorted from the bar and banned from the property, according to reports . Apparently Simpson had been a fixture at the hotel and its bars since his release from prison. Simpson's lawyer,...

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Lewis Hamilton refuses to comment on tax avoidance allegations

Lewis Hamilton refuses to comment on tax avoidance allegations

And speaking in Brazil, Hamilton himself said: "Obviously right now there is a bit of a storm surrounding me". Hamilton, who secured the title with two races to go, again avoided more questions ab...

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Only one-third of online marijuana extracts labeled correctly

The study team informed, "Discrepancies between federal and state cannabis laws have resulted in inadequate regulation and oversight, leading to inaccurate labeling of some products". In addition,...

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This contraception can cut cancer risk by 33%

But the findings are striking, Cortessis told Live Science . "But there are still epidemics going on in most parts of the world where women don't have regular access to screenings - those ladies ...

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Ivana Clifford: Why I cooked my roommate's ferret in the oven

Officers arrested Clifford, who told them she killed the pet in revenge for Murray stealing her clothes, but Murray says Clifford baked Angel to death because the ferret nipped the woman. She adde...

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Risk of breast cancer return looms for 20 years

In short, ER-positive breast cancer flourishes in response to estrogen. The findings raise questions about the current practice of treating women with tamoxifen or aromatase inhibitors for fiv...

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California NAACP seeks to remove 'Star-Spangled Banner' as national anthem

California NAACP seeks to remove 'Star-Spangled Banner' as national anthem

She said some interpretations conclude that the lyrics celebrate the deaths of black American slaves fighting for freedom and the song should be replaced with something that supports all our values. N...

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