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    Six aid groups suspend work in Chad after killing

    Saturday, November 14, 2009 Six aid groups have suspended work in Chad today after the killing of one aid worker, a rash of banditry, and a kidnapping, according to the United Nations. The UN says about 37,000 people will be affected in some way by the move. UN spokeswoman Elisabeth Byrs noted that the Red Cross and Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) are among those to halt operations. “To date, five NGOs [non-governmental organisations] and the ICRC [International Committee of the Red Cross] have temporarily suspended their activities in the east,” Byrs said. “Serious acts of banditry in eastern Chad over the last two weeks jeopardise the continuity of…

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    Essiac Herbal Tea: Alternative Cancer Treatment

    Click Here For More Specific Information On: Spruce Cbd Best Cbd Oil For Dogs With Arthritis Submitted by: Sarah Thomas Essiac herbal tea for cancer was named after a Canadian nurse by the name of Rene Caisse, Essiac being her last name written backwards. She was credited for refining the original formula which contained eight herbs into a tea containing the four essential ingredients. The following is a brief account of them. Essiac Tea Formula: Herbs *Burdock root (Arctium lappa) In the past, this plant was used in folk medicine. It contains trace minerals such as potassium, phosphorous, chromium, iron, magnesium, zinc, silicon, sodium and cobalt. It also has vitamin…

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    Neanderthals ‘knew what they were doing’: Archæologist Dr Naomi Martisius discusses her findings about Neanderthals’ behaviour with Wikinews

    Sunday, June 28, 2020 Last month, a study conducted by archæologist Dr. Naomi Martisius and other researchers concluded Neanderthals living in Europe tens of thousands of years ago were more sophisticated than previously thought. The now-extinct species used to carefully select bones from a particular animal species to manufacture their bone tools, the research showed. The research was published on May 8 in Nature’s Scientific Reports journal. Dr Martisius and her team used five bone tools discovered from Neanderthals’ sites in southwest France for this research. Four of these bone tools were found in a site called Abri Peyrony and the other one was from Pech-de-l’Azé I. These tools were…

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    Cloned cattle’s milk and meat seem safe, according to new study

    Tuesday, April 12, 2005 A National Academy of Sciences report (.pdf) last year said that while the milk and meat from cloned animals would not likely make anyone sick, more research should be performed. Now, a new US-Japan study published in the April 11 online issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences says that milk and meat from cloned cattle does indeed appear to meet industry standards and appears to be safe for human consumption. As BBC News reports, the scientists, led by Professor Jerry Yang from the University of Connecticut, compared the produce from two beef and four dairy clones, all derived from a single Holstein…

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    RU486 debate complicates with amendments posed in Australian House of Representatives

    Wednesday, February 15, 2006 The ongoing debate over whether the Australian Health Minister Tony Abbott, or the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) regulate the abortifacient mifepristone (RU486) has complicated with a number of members proposing amendments to the Senate bill, now in the House of Representatives. Jackie Kelly (Australian Liberal Party, Lindsay) has said that “There should be a transparent process in which the minister is accountable for his or her decision” on so-called restricted goods (of which RU486 is such a good) as listed in the TGA legislation. Kelly has proposed an amendment with points stating that “the Minister for Health and Ageing continuing to have the decision making role…

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    Tall Uggs Shows Current Market Every Enjoying

    Click Here For More Specific Information On: Improve Business Presentation Skills Submitted by: Garfield Pangle Mercedes-Benz can be a craze setting producer. It’s effectively regarded which the German’s know the best way to do precision engineering, and when it comes to safely tools, or integrating desktops using the driving experiences, they’ve form of led the area. In contrast the American stalwarts seem just a little bit far more set in their ways, but that form of exhibits the marketplace that every single are actively playing to. The issue is, will be the wonderful crazy designs we see in principle auto form at exhibits like Frankfurt really proceeding for being at…

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    Wikinews attends 2018 Bangalore ComicCon

    Thursday, November 29, 2018 On November 17 and November 18, Wikinews attended the 2018 Bangalore Comicbook Convention, in Karnataka, India. Beginning on Saturday morning, the ComicCon continued till Sunday. Organised by ComicCon India, who organised Comic Con in Hyderabad in October, this event was held at Karnataka Trade Promotion Organisation (KTPO)’s convention hall. Wikinews spoke to convention’s international guests Ryan O’Sullivan, Dan Watters, and Vanesa Del Ray. UK-based freelancer comicbook writer Ryan O’Sullivan, who has worked for Image Comics and Vault Comics, and wrote video game comics including Eisenhorn, Warhammer 40,000, and Dark Souls, was one of the guests attending ComicCon. Along with him, London-based freelance comic book writer Dan…

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    North Korea tests two missiles

    Friday, March 26, 2021 On Thursday, Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide announcd North Korea fired two suspected ballistic missiles in the sea near Japan. Japanese authorities said the first missile was launched at 22:04 UTC and another followed at 22:23 UTC. According to reports, the two missiles flew for 420 and 430 kilometers respectively, before falling into the sea. In an article published by Reuters, Harry Kazianis, senior director of Korean studies at the Center for the National Interest in Washington DC, said “This latest North Korean missile launch is most likely a reaction to U.S. President Joe Biden’s downplaying and seeming to laugh off their weekend missile tests. […]…

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    Category:Sports

    This is the category for sports. Refresh this list to see the latest articles. 26 February 2021: Ahmedabad’s Sardar Patel Cricket inaugrated after being renamed as ‘Narendra Modi Stadium’ 4 January 2021: Uruguayan Language Academy rejects FA sanction against Edinson Cavani as ‘poverty of cultural and linguistic knowledge’ 28 December 2020: US professional wrestler Jon Huber dies aged 41 1 September 2020: University defeat Maroochydore in round five of 2020 Sunshine Coast Rugby Union season 25 August 2020: Caloundra defeat Wynnum in fourth round of 2020 Sunshine Coast Rugby Union season 18 August 2020: Caloundra defeat Maroochydore in third round of 2020 Sunshine Coast Rugby Union season 25 May 2020:…

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    Top 3 Self Employment Lessons I Wish I Learned Sooner

    Click Here For More Specific Information On: Jacon Website Submitted by: Dawn Wentworth More and more people are looking for ways to earn extra income today; as living expenses rise and budgets are stretched thin. Many choose self-employment and home business ventures as alternatives to the corporate grind. Some enjoy newfound freedoms and control that a successful home-based business delivers while others try and fail. A worse fate still is the many great small business ideas that are dreamed of yet never explored. Several years ago, I realized I was in financial trouble and going downhill quickly. I was over my head in debt and unable to afford moving out…