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UN official: State of Syrian refugee camp ‘beyond inhumane’

UN official: State of Syrian refugee camp ‘beyond inhumane’

Apr 06, – Palestinian fighters clashed with Islamic State militants in a heavily contested Palestinian refugee camp in the Syrian capital on Monday as a United Nations official described the situation in the embattled camp as “beyond inhumane.” The fighting in Yarmouk began Wednesday after the Islamic State group muscled into the camp, marking the […]

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Indian state minister says rape ‘sometimes it’s right, sometimes it’s wrong’

Indian state minister says rape ‘sometimes it’s right, sometimes it’s wrong’

June 06, – A state minister from Indian prime minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party has described rape as a “social crime”, saying “sometimes it’s right, sometimes it’s wrong”, in the latest controversial remarks by an Indian politician about rape. The political leaders of Uttar Pradesh, the state where two cousins aged 12 and 14 were […]

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Study: Kids lose 7 minutes of sleep for every hour of TV they watch

Study: Kids lose 7 minutes of sleep for every hour of TV they watch

Apr 18, – If your child seems to be waking up earlier than ever before, you could blame Dora the Explorer. A new study from the MassGeneral Hospital for Children and Harvard School of Public Health in Cambridge, Mass., found for every hour of TV a child watches, they lose seven minutes of sleep at […]

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