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Iranian student group says Cannes kiss star should be lashed

Iranian student group says Cannes kiss star should be lashed

May 23, – A group of conservative students have requested the flogging of Iranian actress Leila Hatami for her on-the-cheek kiss with the president of the Cannes Film Festival during the opening ceremony, the British daily news website The Telegraph reported. The group, which is called Hizbullah, has links to Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps. It […]

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India tests new, long-range Agni-V nuclear-capable missile

India tests new, long-range Agni-V nuclear-capable missile

Sep 15, – India has hailed its second test launch of a long-range missile as a success, saying it “met all the mission objectives with absolute accuracy.” Once ready, the Agni-V would stretch India’s theoretical nuclear reach. “The missile hit its target in the Indian Ocean in 20 minutes – all desired mission objectives of […]

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UN probe: 8 massacres by Syria regime, 1 by rebels

UN probe: 8 massacres by Syria regime, 1 by rebels

Sep 11, GENEVA — Evidence confirms at least eight massacres have been perpetrated in Syria by President Bashar Assad’s regime and supporters and one by rebels over the past year and a half, a U.N. commission said Wednesday. Calling Syria a battlefield where armed forces are getting away with large-scale murder, the U.N. commission investigating […]

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Cancer may get help from immune cells

Cancer may get help from immune cells

Sep 07, – A new study from the University of Michigan (UM) suggests a group of immune cells, known as myeloid derived suppressor cells, could be giving cancer a hand by bolstering cancer stem cells – the small number of cells within a tumor that drive its growth. The researchers report their work in the […]

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US strike on Syria could come within days as military assets ‘ready to go’

US strike on Syria could come within days as military assets ‘ready to go’

Aug 27, – The United States military has provided Barack Obama with a range of options for launching an attack on Syria and is “ready to go” with an offensive, the US defence secretary has said. There is now a growing belief in Washington that a US strike against Syria, possibly involving cruise missiles or long-range […]

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New study- Well-rested teens make healthier food choices

New study- Well-rested teens make healthier food choices

June 29, AP – “Not only do sleepy teens on average eat more food that’s bad for them, they also eat less food that is good for them,” said Hale, speaking about the study results. IN A STUDY linking sleep with obesity, researchers have found that teenagers who get adequate sleep make more healthy food […]

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US President Barack Obama begins three-nation Africa tour in Senegal

US President Barack Obama begins three-nation Africa tour in Senegal

June 27, AP – “Presidential trips to regions of the world like Africa bring enormous benefits in terms of our relationship with the countries visited and the countries in the region,” White House spokesman Jay Carney told reporters traveling with Obama on Air Force One. “The trip itself will not be the end point of […]

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