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AllAfrica.com
#ThisFlagpay and benefits for top executives. For previous AfricaFocus Bulletins on Zim
#ThisFlag
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
pay and benefits for top executives. For previous AfricaFocus Bulletins on Zimbabwe, go to http://www.africafocus.org/country/zimbabwe.php Zimbabwe: Power to the pastor, power to the people as Mawarire walks Simon Allison Daily Maverick,... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
OPINION: Activist academic Phyllis Ntantala was surely the greatest South African feminist intellectualdied in the United States on July 10 this week aged 96, was surely the greatest
OPINION: Activist academic Phyllis Ntantala was surely the greatest South African feminist intellectual
Daily Dispatch / Posted 11 hours ago
died in the United States on July 10 this week aged 96, was surely the greatest South African feminist intellectual of our lifetime. Born in Dutywa, a daughter of Gqubeni on the Nqabarha River, a daughter of Lovedale College and of Fort Hare, a... Read more
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dna
Kidney racket: Sr police officials to be part of hospital's ethical committeethey need to take permission from a hospital-level committee. If they are exten
Kidney racket: Sr police officials to be part of hospital's ethical committee
dna / Posted 3 days ago
they need to take permission from a hospital-level committee. If they are extended relatives, from outside the state or country, or if it is a case of swap transplant, such cases go to the state authorisation committee for permission. On... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Obed Bapela Lauds 2016 Winter Initiation Season2016 brought to an end, another winter initiation season. Like other years befo
Deputy Minister Obed Bapela Lauds 2016 Winter Initiation Season
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
2016 brought to an end, another winter initiation season. Like other years before, the year 2016 saw young men across the country embarking on a this sacred path which has been a central element of traditional African cultures since time... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda's Scientists Transfer Knowledge Scientific Innovationswhich will not allow planes to crush easily. Most appliances used in the day t
Uganda's Scientists Transfer Knowledge Scientific Innovations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
which will not allow planes to crush easily. Most appliances used in the day to day operations in science sectors in the country like health, agriculture, information communication technology and energy among others is imported. However, Uganda... Read more
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Daily Maverick
TRAINSPOTTER: How the DA’s Solly Msimanga hopes to turn Battleground Tshwane into a better version of Swedena middle-middle-class ‘hood in Mamelodi East, is by all accounts an extraordina
TRAINSPOTTER: How the DA’s Solly Msimanga hopes to turn Battleground Tshwane into a better version of Sweden
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
a middle-middle-class ‘hood in Mamelodi East, is by all accounts an extraordinary institution. A spotless crèche-cum-frail care combo, it is an exceedingly rare (and perhaps metaphysical) instance of a Benjamin Button-like life-loop – diapers to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Childcare chefs take on fat fightat Paisley Park Early Learning Centre in Leichhardt Angela Saurine, Inner West
Childcare chefs take on fat fight
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
at Paisley Park Early Learning Centre in Leichhardt Angela Saurine, Inner West Courier Inner West AN INNER West child care centre is leading the way in the fight against childhood obesity in Australia, employing chefs to cook healthy,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mkuranga Charity Organisation Makes Difference to Vulnerable ChildrenThe last Tanzania's official census in 2012 indicated that there were 44.9 mill
Mkuranga Charity Organisation Makes Difference to Vulnerable Children
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The last Tanzania's official census in 2012 indicated that there were 44.9 million people in the country. However, it is now estimated to be at over 51 million with no sign of slowing down. The country has a very low median age, with over 44 per cent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Incubator for Prematures Made in UgandaMost scientific technological appliances used in the day- to- day operations in
Incubator for Prematures Made in Uganda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Most scientific technological appliances used in the day- to- day operations in science sectors in the country namely, health, agriculture, information communication technology and energy, among others, are imported. However, Uganda National Council... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Migration Debates are Becoming Illogical*voted massively for diversity and integration. Unfortunately in those countries
Migration Debates are Becoming Illogical*
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
voted massively for diversity and integration. Unfortunately in those countries older people have been convinced that their lifestyles are under threat by migrants. Any specialist or well-informed citizen knows the opposite is true. Let me focus... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dad erupted in 'screams from hell' as son, 3 died after Nice terror attackit was over,” the friend explained. Before finding out the news Tahar said he
Dad erupted in 'screams from hell' as son, 3 died after Nice terror attack
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
it was over,” the friend explained. Before finding out the news Tahar said he had endured the worst two days of his life, explaining: “I was looking all night. I went to every hospital in Nice. “I called every emergency number, but nobody... Read more
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The Age
'I wouldn't be where I am today without this place': A centre, changing lives, now at riskMcManus Managing their medical appointments, enormous meltdowns and behaviour
'I wouldn't be where I am today without this place': A centre, changing lives, now at risk
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
McManus Managing their medical appointments, enormous meltdowns and behaviour became her daily lot. But – like many foster carers – Tennyson, 29, had no trauma training and little support. Overwhelmed, she turned to Bubup Wilam, a purpose-built... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dad erupted in 'screams from hell' as son, 3 died after Nice terror attackas “mad with grief” outside the hospital Before finding out the news Tahar sai
Dad erupted in 'screams from hell' as son, 3 died after Nice terror attack
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
as “mad with grief” outside the hospital Before finding out the news Tahar said he had endured the worst two days of his life, explaining: “I was looking all night. I went to every hospital in Nice. “I called every emergency number, but nobody... Read more
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The Courier
Indigenous disadvantage: Aboriginal children's centre at risktheir medical appointments, enormous meltdowns and behaviour became her daily l
Indigenous disadvantage: Aboriginal children's centre at risk
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
their medical appointments, enormous meltdowns and behaviour became her daily lot. But – like many foster carers – Tennyson, 29, had no trauma training and little support. Overwhelmed, she turned to Bubup Wilam, a purpose-built... Read more
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The Border Mail
Indigenous disadvantage: Aboriginal children's centre at risktheir medical appointments, enormous meltdowns and behaviour became her daily l
Indigenous disadvantage: Aboriginal children's centre at risk
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
their medical appointments, enormous meltdowns and behaviour became her daily lot. But – like many foster carers – Tennyson, 29, had no trauma training and little support. Overwhelmed, she turned to Bubup Wilam, a purpose-built... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The fall and rise to riches of Edelsten and his young bridebeautiful wife of mine," he says. "Aren't I lucky?" Disgraced doctor Geoffrey
The fall and rise to riches of Edelsten and his young bride
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
beautiful wife of mine," he says. "Aren't I lucky?" Disgraced doctor Geoffrey Edelsten appears to be basking in his new life with his young love. Brynne Edelsten, 27, flashes him a smile. "You are lucky, honey," she agrees. Brynne is an... Read more
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dna
4 lakh patients suffer from chronic kidney disease in India, 1% get transplanta finance broker which involved lot of running around. After being diagnosed wi
4 lakh patients suffer from chronic kidney disease in India, 1% get transplant
dna / Posted 7 days ago
a finance broker which involved lot of running around. After being diagnosed with kidney disease, I am spending a retired life," said Shah. His monthly expenditure on dialysis is around Rs 30,000. "I can not afford the dialysis. I do not have that... Read more
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Canberra Times
Landlords tap into Pokemon Go craze to lure more visitors to centresLandlords and businesses across the country are gearing up to embrace the Pokem
Landlords tap into Pokemon Go craze to lure more visitors to centres
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
Landlords and businesses across the country are gearing up to embrace the Pokemon Go craze. The first to take advantage are likely to be retailers who can create a Pokemon character for an individual shop or mall, while residential developers can... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Pressure grows on Leeds children’s centre fundingFUNDING for the city’s 56 children’s centres is coming under increased pressure
Pressure grows on Leeds children’s centre funding
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 8 days ago
FUNDING for the city’s 56 children’s centres is coming under increased pressure with £2.5m of the money allocated to them said to be under “significant risk.” The figures are revealed in a new Leeds City Council report which sets out how the... Read more
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WA Today
Landlords tap into Pokemon Go craze to lure more visitors to centresLandlords and businesses across the country are gearing up to embrace the Pokem
Landlords tap into Pokemon Go craze to lure more visitors to centres
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
Landlords and businesses across the country are gearing up to embrace the Pokemon Go craze. The first to take advantage of the craze is likely to be retailers where they can create a character for the individual shop and the mall, while residential... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa and the Immigration Conundrummassively for diversity and integration. Unfortunately in those countries olde
Africa and the Immigration Conundrum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
massively for diversity and integration. Unfortunately in those countries older people have been convinced that their lifestyles are under threat by migrants. Any specialist or well-informed citizen knows the opposite is true. Let me focus... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Controversial scheme to share medical records to be scrappedA CONTROVERSIAL scheme to share the health records of everyone in the country,
Controversial scheme to share medical records to be scrapped
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
A CONTROVERSIAL scheme to share the health records of everyone in the country, which was piloted in Blackburn with Darwen, has been scrapped. Minister of Life Sciences, George Freeman MP, announced the end of the care.data programme, which is... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
SHAMEFUL: 143 animals abandoned in Derbyshire last yearin Derbyshire last year, with the summer months seeing the greatest numbers of
SHAMEFUL: 143 animals abandoned in Derbyshire last year
Derbyshire Times / Posted 11 days ago
in Derbyshire last year, with the summer months seeing the greatest numbers of dumped pets, RSPCA figures show. Across the country in 2015, 2,751 animals were rescued by the animal welfare charity and they are currently bracing itself for another... Read more
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chad
SHAMEFUL: 164 animals abandoned in Notts last yearlast year, with the summer months seeing the greatest numbers of dumped pets, R
SHAMEFUL: 164 animals abandoned in Notts last year
chad / Posted 11 days ago
last year, with the summer months seeing the greatest numbers of dumped pets, RSPCA figures show. Across the country in 2015, 2,751 animals were rescued by the animal welfare charity and they are currently bracing itself for another... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Join the Fight Against CancerIt could knock everyone's door. Globally it claims a death toll of 83 million a
Join the Fight Against Cancer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
It could knock everyone's door. Globally it claims a death toll of 83 million annually. Cancer has began to correlate with life expectancy . Apart from being a huge killer disease worldwide, it is also attributable to its severe impact on the... Read more
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Daily News
Child labour: Nip it in the bud nip it in the budlabour- plantations, gem mining and a thriving informal sector.. It also border
Child labour: Nip it in the bud nip it in the bud
Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
labour- plantations, gem mining and a thriving informal sector.. It also borders the largest number of districts in the country. The Ratnapura District Secretariat (DS) and Planning unit is also quite efficient, said Tillekeratne. She also... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia's Fight Against Human Trafficking, Smugglingdirection is that the government should work to ensuring the provision of infor
Ethiopia's Fight Against Human Trafficking, Smuggling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
direction is that the government should work to ensuring the provision of information and awareness creation about the country of destination. That is because, lack of information and awareness among migrant workers, especially illegal... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Hatred, the Holocaust and the new refugee crisis: PorterThe first week, the group visits the sites of Jewish death in Nazi-occupied Pol
Hatred, the Holocaust and the new refugee crisis: Porter
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 13 days ago
The first week, the group visits the sites of Jewish death in Nazi-occupied Poland — ghettos, concentration camps and death centres. The second week, they go to Israel to celebrate Jewish life. The name is symbolic, but the trip includes a... Read more
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Daily News
Dudley Senanayake Memorial Lecture: Freedom to vie forserves as a beacon for humanity to all of us at this critical political conjunc
Dudley Senanayake Memorial Lecture: Freedom to vie for
Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
serves as a beacon for humanity to all of us at this critical political conjuncture. My own journey of freedom in my own country, my public career if you will, has been linked and intertwined with the ideas and principles that the FNF has so... Read more
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The Hindu
Comment article by S. Akbar Zaidi on the death of Abdul Sattar Edhi — Memories of a living saintThe scale and devotion of Abdul Sattar Edhi’s philanthropic foundation were mat
Comment article by S. Akbar Zaidi on the death of Abdul Sattar Edhi — Memories of a living saint
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
The scale and devotion of Abdul Sattar Edhi’s philanthropic foundation were matched by his personal care-giving to the needy. In a land of many saints and Sufis, notions and terms which have now been appropriated by western academics working on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In Cebu, kids suffer as drugs fuel an HIV epidemicby her parents, she was forced to eke out a living by the most desperate of mea
In Cebu, kids suffer as drugs fuel an HIV epidemic
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
by her parents, she was forced to eke out a living by the most desperate of means. It is only now, living a simple life in a shelter with her husband and child and working shifts in a local eatery, that she has begun to feel some measure of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Athol Trollip and the language of politics– the metro which most analysts and purveyors of politics believe will be the m
Athol Trollip and the language of politics
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
– the metro which most analysts and purveyors of politics believe will be the most closely contested of all the major urban centres, and one which the DA sees as key to stripping the ANC of its hold on power since the birth of democracy in... Read more
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Horncastle Today
NHS to cut children’s heart surgery at local unithave plans to reduce the number of specialist heart surgery hospitals in favour
NHS to cut children’s heart surgery at local unit
Horncastle Today / Posted 15 days ago
have plans to reduce the number of specialist heart surgery hospitals in favour of concentrating on fewer, more specialist centres as they say the Glenfield heart hospital in Leicester does not meet all the new clinical criteria standards. Will... Read more
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Louth Leader
NHS to cut children’s heart surgery at local unithave plans to reduce the number of specialist heart surgery hospitals in favour
NHS to cut children’s heart surgery at local unit
Louth Leader / Posted 15 days ago
have plans to reduce the number of specialist heart surgery hospitals in favour of concentrating on fewer, more specialist centres as they say the Glenfield heart hospital in Leicester does not meet all the new clinical criteria standards. Will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Cash Crunch Marred Sallah Celebrationof goods and services to double in some instances, have left many families with
How Cash Crunch Marred Sallah Celebration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of goods and services to double in some instances, have left many families with no option order than to embrace Spartan lifestyles as luxury seemingly became the exclusive preserve of few highly placed members of the society. In Katsina, in... Read more
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Business Wire
Diaverum and Yueda Group Sign Joint Venture Agreement to Operate Dialysis Clinics in ChinaMUNICH & BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Diaverum, one of the leading renal care prov
Diaverum and Yueda Group Sign Joint Venture Agreement to Operate Dialysis Clinics in China
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
MUNICH & BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Diaverum, one of the leading renal care providers worldwide, and the Chinese Yueda Group, a large state-owned enterprise group with multiple public listed companies based in Jiangsu, today celebrated the beginning... Read more
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chroniclelive
Future of children's heart surgery at Freeman Hospital safeUnder the plans, the 13 level 1 centres in the country that carry out this type
Future of children's heart surgery at Freeman Hospital safe
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
Under the plans, the 13 level 1 centres in the country that carry out this type of surgery will be cut to 10 – but the Tyneside unit is safe. However NHS England say they will need to keep working with the Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Full transcript of Tony Blair's emotional but defiant Chilcot Report responseinternational community. The world was, and is, in my judgement, a better plac
Full transcript of Tony Blair's emotional but defiant Chilcot Report response
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
international community. The world was, and is, in my judgement, a better place without Saddam Hussein.Nobody lost their life in vain Secondly, I will never agree that those who died or were injured made their sacrifice in vain. They fought in... Read more
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Aljazeera
China's new opium wars: Battling addiction in Beijingwell - particularly, that members conceal their identities "at the level of pre
China's new opium wars: Battling addiction in Beijing
Aljazeera / Posted 17 days ago
well - particularly, that members conceal their identities "at the level of press". Addiction has been part of Shirley's life since she was a teenager, but finding the right treatment took years. Drugs weren't the only problem. She also had to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Azim Premji vies with buyout funds for $220 million KIMS hospitals deal| KOCHI: Tech billionaire Azim Premji is among the four shortlisted bidders to
Azim Premji vies with buyout funds for $220 million KIMS hospitals deal
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
| KOCHI: Tech billionaire Azim Premji is among the four shortlisted bidders to buy controlling shares in private healthcare chain KIMS Hospitals in a deal estimated at around $220 million (around Rs 1,400 crore), multiple sources directly... Read more
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Brisbane Times
It's not surprising Prince and Bowie died early - musicians face increasing health riskhelp musicians deal with skyrocketing medical costs are discovering that the po
It's not surprising Prince and Bowie died early - musicians face increasing health risk
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
help musicians deal with skyrocketing medical costs are discovering that the population of aging musicians needing medical care they can afford is accelerating in greater numbers than ever. David Bowie was a regular smoker - he suffered from liver... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Bills forcing many to explore Euthanasiadebate, apart from physical suffering, most of the victims had expressed their
Bills forcing many to explore Euthanasia
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
debate, apart from physical suffering, most of the victims had expressed their inability to bear the cost of healthcare as a reason to end their lives. In palliative care centres and hospices, most terminally ill persons are patients... Read more
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WA Today
It's not surprising Prince and Bowie died early - musicians face increasing health riskhelp musicians deal with skyrocketing medical costs are discovering that the po
It's not surprising Prince and Bowie died early - musicians face increasing health risk
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
help musicians deal with skyrocketing medical costs are discovering that the population of aging musicians needing medical care they can afford is accelerating in greater numbers than ever. David Bowie was a regular smoker - he suffered from liver... Read more
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Canberra Times
It's not surprising Prince and Bowie died early - musicians face increasing health riskhelp musicians deal with skyrocketing medical costs are discovering that the po
It's not surprising Prince and Bowie died early - musicians face increasing health risk
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
help musicians deal with skyrocketing medical costs are discovering that the population of aging musicians needing medical care they can afford is accelerating in greater numbers than ever. Tough times ... The late keyboard legend Bernie Worrell of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
NSW Budget 2016: What’s in it for Dubbo?upgrades will also be made to a number of stations from this funding. 1.20PM B
NSW Budget 2016: What’s in it for Dubbo?
Daily Liberal / Posted 17 days ago
upgrades will also be made to a number of stations from this funding. 1.20PM Budget freight highlights for our region and country areas. · $111 million to continue improving freight productivity and safety, including $64 million towards the... Read more
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The Age
It's not surprising Prince and Bowie died early - musicians face increasing health riskhelp musicians deal with skyrocketing medical costs are discovering that the po
It's not surprising Prince and Bowie died early - musicians face increasing health risk
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
help musicians deal with skyrocketing medical costs are discovering that the population of aging musicians needing medical care they can afford is accelerating in greater numbers than ever. "This is a huge problem," says Rob Max, executive... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
It's not surprising Prince and Bowie died early - musicians face increasing health riskhelp musicians deal with skyrocketing medical costs are discovering that the po
It's not surprising Prince and Bowie died early - musicians face increasing health risk
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
help musicians deal with skyrocketing medical costs are discovering that the population of aging musicians needing medical care they can afford is accelerating in greater numbers than ever. "This is a huge problem," says Rob Max, executive... Read more
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The Hindu
Kerala adds 17 locations to its tourism mapKerala Destination Scheme. The inclusion of more locations is part of Kerala To
Kerala adds 17 locations to its tourism map
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
Kerala Destination Scheme. The inclusion of more locations is part of Kerala Tourism’s attempts at showcasing the rustic life, rich tradition, and culture of God’s Own Country. The government has announced that foreign tourist arrivals to the... Read more
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dna
Jaago Cinegoer Jaago!, writes Sajid Khanlives. Advertising and commercial propaganda have de-sensitised our very existe
Jaago Cinegoer Jaago!, writes Sajid Khan
dna / Posted 18 days ago
lives. Advertising and commercial propaganda have de-sensitised our very existence. It is so deep-rooted in our day-to-day life, that we are compelled to think that it is a part of our life. It’s not! Thoda detail mein samjhaata hoon. You go to a... Read more
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Raw Story
The horrifying ‘gay cure’ experiments that were purged from scientific historyin scientific history: an attempt to use pleasure conditioning to turn a gay ma
The horrifying ‘gay cure’ experiments that were purged from scientific history
Raw Story / Posted 18 days ago
in scientific history: an attempt to use pleasure conditioning to turn a gay man straight. In 1970, B-19 ended up in the care of Robert Galbraith Heath, chair of the department of psychiatry and neurology at Tulane University, New Orleans.... Read more
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