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UN voices concern over ‘high human cost’ of Venezuela protests

UN voices concern over ‘high human cost’ of Venezuela protests

Apr 05, – The United Nations office in Venezuela expressed deep concern Saturday over the “high human cost” of anti-government protests which have left 39 people dead during two months of unrest. A UN statement said people had the right to protest peacefully and rejected “any violent act, destruction of public and private property and […]

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Russia has ‘very ready force’ for Ukraine incursion, says NATO

Russia has ‘very ready force’ for Ukraine incursion, says NATO

Apr 02, – Calling the situation “incredibly concerning”, NATO’s supreme allied commander in Europe, U.S. Air Force General Philip Breedlove, said NATO had spotted signs of movement by a very small part of the Russian force overnight but had no indication that this was part of a withdrawal to barracks. Russia has massed all the […]

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Storms and high winds bring new flooding and destruction in UK

Storms and high winds bring new flooding and destruction in UK

Dec 27, – Gales and rain have returned to the UK, causing further disruption to transport and the power network. There are around 13,000 homes still without power in the UK after almost 25,000 were reconnected overnight, the Energy Networks Association said. The Met Office has issued an amber “be prepared” warning of gusts up […]

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Girls’ brain connections may explain their faster maturity

Girls’ brain connections may explain their faster maturity

Dec 26, – As we grow older, our brains reorganize themselves, pruning and streamlining nerve fiber linkages to reduce overall network connectivity while selectively preserving long-distance connections that are crucial to information integration. Now, a team led by Newcastle University in the UK has found this brain streamlining starts earlier in girls, suggesting it may […]

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Britain wants change in rules on EU free movement

Britain wants change in rules on EU free movement

Dec 05, – Britain wants to change the rules governing the free movement of people across the EU, Home Secretary Theresa May will tell European ministers. Mrs May will speak in Brussels, ahead of the lifting of movement controls on Bulgarians and Romanians. She says free access to labour markets must not be allowed to […]

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10 dead in Shanghai amid hottest temperatures in 140 years

10 dead in Shanghai amid hottest temperatures in 140 years

July 31, Shanghai – More than 10 people have died in China’s commercial hub of Shanghai, according to a local health official, as the city sweltered through its highest temperatures in at least 140 years. Much of China is in the grip of a summer heatwave, and the China Meteorological Association has issued a warning […]

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