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'Let's Meet', Kejriwal Tweets to Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

The bedrock of such a mechanism is a "mindset" where "words come out from the depth of truth", the Haryana chief minister said, adding that Kejriwal's letter inviting Khattar and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh for discussions on reducing pollution contained no hint of such a mindset. Read More »

Presidential Message on Antibiotic Awareness Week, 2017

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Researchers from one of the College's Health Protection Research Units (HPRU) will be running drop off sessions at South Kensington and Hammersmith campuses as part of World Antibiotic Awareness Week . According to the CDC, 2 million people become infected with bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics every year and at least 23,000 people die as a direct result of these infections. Read More »

West Mercia Police support national firearms surrender

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The surrender is giving people the chance to hand in any firearms or ammunition which have come into their possession for whatever reason. The national initiative is being co-ordinated by the National Ballistics Intelligence Service (NABIS) with all forces in England and Wales taking part. Read More »

D'Angelo Russell to Miss Several Games with Knee Injury

Russell, 21, is having a fine debut season with the Nets. However, he had looked much better during his last handful of outings. In the season opener, Jeremy Lin tore the patella tendon in his right knee and underwent season-ending surgery. Read More »

Bill Gates commits $100 million to help fight Alzheimer's

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But of all potential age-related conditions, Alzheimer's poses a "particularly big threat to society", Gates says . "I know how very bad it is to watch people you love struggle as the disease robs them of their mental capacity". He also tells that the disease is found in men in relation to women. The DDF, managed by SV Health, was launched in October 2015 to drive the development and discovery of novel therapies for dementia, formed through a collaboration of seven pharmaceutical ... Read More »

Lebanon president says Hariri's government remains in place

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Thousands of runners in Lebanon's annual marathon have expressed solidarity with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri , who resigned last week in a televised speech from the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Saudi Arabia has stepped up its rhetoric against Hezbollah and its patron, Iran, accusing both of supporting Shiite rebels in Yemen known as Houthis. Read More »

Can Sex Trigger Fatal Cardiac Arrest? Study Finds Risk Is 'Extremely Low'

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American scientists from the Institute for the study of the heart in Los Angeles, headed by Samit Chu said that sex can't cause cardiac arrest. Just two of the 34 cardiac arrest patients were female, the findings showed. Only 34 out of the 4,557 cardiac arrests examined occurred during or within one hour of sexual intercourse and 32 of those affected were men. For women, only 0.1 percent of cardiac arrest events were due to sex. Read More »

Heat's Dion Waiters responds to Rudy Gobert's calling him a 'dirty player'

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Gobert missed Saturday's game against the Brooklyn Nets after the injury before having it ruled as a contusion by Utah's medical staff according to a report from The Vertical's Shams Charania . Dion Waiters took exception to that comment. Tell him to get out of his feelings. "I didn't even know that was him", the Heat guard said. The 2017 All-NBA Second Team center is now averaging 13.9 points, 10.5 rebounds and a league-best 2.5 blocks per game in his fifth NBA season. Read More »

Fernando Alonso describes Honda power deficit in Brazil as 'amazing'

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That's why I did another year. Sebastian Vettel won the race whilst four-time world champion Lewis Hamilton fought back from the back of the grid to fourth. "It's an issue I'm sure the government here are fighting, but I think maybe on this weekend, there are protocols that should be put in place to help, like for example when we go to Mexico, which weren't there for these guys. Read More »

Disneyland shuts down 2 cooling towers after Legionnaires' disease cases

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People who have contracted Legionnaire's disease are not contagious. "These towers were treated with chemicals that destroy the bacteria and are now shut down". The towers will reopen after it's confirmed they are no longer contaminated. "On October 27, 2017, when the Disneyland Park was identified as a common location of eight (8) cases, HCA contacted the Disney organization and set up site visits at the Park to assess potential sources". Read More »

Civilians wounded in Saudi-led strikes on Yemen capital

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Local witnesses said that at least 10 people have been injured and several buildings were severely damaged in the vicinity of the compound housing the Houthi military headquarters. Yemeni men and security forces in Aden, Yemen , November 5, 2017. More than 2,000 Yemenis have died in a cholera outbreak now affecting almost one million people. Read More »

Cong FMs will force changes in GST:Chidambaram

I am vindicated". In a series of tweets after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced that the GST Council has made a decision to slash tax slabs for 178 items from 28 percent to 18 percent, Chidambaram said that the rate has been "capped" at 18 percent. Read More »

Woman Unseats GOP Lawmaker Who Made Sexist Joke About Women's March

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Almost 10 months after the New Jersey Republican legislator shared a meme asking if the historic Women's March would be "over in time" for its participants to "cook dinner", a woman and first-time political candidate who expressed anger over the sexist remarks has ousted Carman from office. Read More »

Chicago Bulls to announce the hosting of 2020 NBA All-Star Game

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The announcement featured numerous dignitaries, including Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel , NBA Commissioner Adam Silver , and Bulls President and COO Michael Reinsdorf . It is just the latest in a string of high-profile sporting events to take place in Chicago in recent years. Shortly after Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports reported that Chicago is set to host the 2020 NBA All-Star Game . Read More »

Pacific nations scramble to save trade pact after Trump exit

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Instead, he has said he prefers bilateral agreements with individual nations, thus raising the stakes of US -driven bilats at APEC and ASEAN in coming days. Ardern has a one-on-one meeting scheduled with Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the East Asia Summit in Manila, in the Philippines, starting on Sunday, and would take that option up. Read More »

Tipu Jayanti: Protests turn violent; Sec 144 imposed in Kodagu

BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain said that the Congress-led government is anxious about Tipu Sultan instead of the state's public. Addressing the protesters, former Minister S.A. The Karnataka Government, headed by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, has planned to celebrate the erstwhile ruler's birth anniversary. However, opposition BJP and some outfits are opposed to Tipu Jayanti celebrations. Read More »

Tottenham journalist reveals Pochettino does not trust fringe figure

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The 24-year-old, who has scored 17 goals in 18 matches for club and country this season, returned against the Eagles having missed Tottenham's previous top-flight match at Manchester United with a hamstring injury. Pochettino, meanwhile, previously indicated that he would be willing to sign a 15-year contract at Tottenham, but when asked whether he envisaged matching the 20-year managerial tenure of Arsene Wenger at Arsenal, the Argentinean was more circumspect. Read More »

OJ Simpson reportedly kicked out of Las Vegas hotel

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A patron at the hotel's bar told ABC News that Simpson arrived around 10:40 p.m. Simpson was courteous toward hotel security, according to TMZ , but was also permanently banned from the hotel. "We're told Simpson was nice to responding security guards". "It wasn't the biggest scuffle, but he did cause a scene and it was clear to everyone around him that he was very intoxicated", said the source. Read More »

Swiss down N.Ireland in World Cup playoff

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So he followed the example set by world champions Germany in a 3-1 win at Windsor Park last month and it paid off, even if Switzerland's spot kick was harshly awarded as the ball appeared to hit Corry Evans on the shoulder rather than the arm. Read More »

IUDs may have a surprising benefit: Protection against cervical cancer

And more research is needed before gynecologists can begin recommending IUDs for protection against cervical cancer , Cortessis and other medical experts agreed. IUDs are also one of the most effective forms of contraception, noted Dr. Jeffrey Peipert, an obstetrics and gynecology researcher at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis who wasn't involved in the study. Read More »

California NAACP wants to replace 'racist' National Anthem

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Get the app and get the game. Resolution supporting the protest highlighted by Colin Kaepernick and to censure the outrageous behavior of President Donald Trump III. Patrons at a Veterans of Foreign Wars post in West Sacramento disagreed. "If we're going to talk about a song that's supposed to represent all people, let's really be serious about what we're talking about, or what is being sung", Hasson added. Read More »

"Distinct burn marks:" Woman says roommate baked her pet ferret alive

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Wednesday after firefighters removed a "burnt item" from the apartment. Firefighters say the ferret had "distinct linear burn marks" that were consistent with the shape of the oven coil. "To lose a ferret is like losing a kid", Murray said . Judge Gillian Abramson told Clifford, "These allegations display a profound sense of sadism". Read More »

TGI Group Tasks Eagles to Go for Victory against Algeria

Rohr however said he was not anxious by the spate of injuries ahead of the two games, adding that it was a blessing in disguise as it would afford him the opportunity to try out other players. Speaking to the press in Algeria, Madjer who was not in charge of the team when they suffered a 3-1 loss to Nigeria in the reverse tie played in Uyo said the Nigerian team has many players who don't get to play for their European clubs. Read More »