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Suicide car bomb kills 2 in east Afghanistan

Suicide car bomb kills 2 in east Afghanistan

Jan 30, – Kabul – A suicide car bomber killed two police officers in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday while policemen elsewhere in the same province foiled another suicide attack, officials said. The car bomber targeted a police and intelligence compound in Nangarhar province’s Pachir Wagam district, said provincial spokesman Ahmad Zia Abdulzai. In an emailed […]

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Tokyo to host the 2020 Olympic Games after winning IOC vote

Tokyo to host the 2020 Olympic Games after winning IOC vote

Sep 08, – Tokyo has been chosen to host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games ahead of Istanbul and Madrid. ┬áThe Japanese capital won a final round of voting by International Olympic Committee (IOC) members in Buenos Aires to beat Istanbul by 60 votes to 36. Madrid had earlier been eliminated in a first-round ballot. […]

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Nurses warned about nail extensions

Nurses warned about nail extensions

Sep 03, – Nurses have been warned about wearing nail extensions and using nail polish after a poll suggested infection control was being put at risk by fashion-conscious NHS staff. Guidance states that fingernails should be short and free of varnish. But an online poll of nearly 500 student nurses found lapses were commonplace with […]

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