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The Globe and Mail
Is the cage-free egg trend really just a shell game?In the social-media-fuelled world of ethical eating, feelings often trump facts
Is the cage-free egg trend really just a shell game?
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
In the social-media-fuelled world of ethical eating, feelings often trump facts, and buzzy terms like ‘free-range’ may not mean what you think. Ann Hui reports Last September, the world’s biggest burger chain announced that it wants the 120 million... Read more
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Breitbart
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could HelpBy way of introduction, we should note that for nearly two centuries, The Econo
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Help
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
By way of introduction, we should note that for nearly two centuries, The Economist has been a stalwart champion of free markets and free trade. And yet, as the article makes clear, today the political viability of both is under siege, threatened by... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Lip plumping procedures on the rise among women and men are getting in on it tooINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The American Society of Plastic Surgeons says a record nu
Lip plumping procedures on the rise among women and men are getting in on it too
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The American Society of Plastic Surgeons says a record number of patients had their lips plumped up in 2015, making it one of the fastest growing facial procedures. "My lips were getting thinner as I aged and I really just... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bali 9: Time to death penalty-proof our AFP Photo: The Australian Federal Police could have arrested Andrew Chan and Myur
Bali 9: Time to death penalty-proof our AFP
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Photo: The Australian Federal Police could have arrested Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran on arrival in Australia. (Australian Federal Police) Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were only arrested in... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Senza Pelo owner 'oracle of experience' for transgender peopleThe newspaper article was about a successful lumber company owner who decided t
Senza Pelo owner 'oracle of experience' for transgender people
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
The newspaper article was about a successful lumber company owner who decided to dress like a woman. When he did, he was unprepared for the consequences – including the loss of his business, wealth and family, recalled Maria DeNicola, owner of Senza... Read more
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Daily Mail
Horribly scarred by laser hair removal: It's sold as a hassle-free alternative to waxing. But these women had VERY ba
Horribly scarred by laser hair removal
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
: It's sold as a hassle-free alternative to waxing. But these women had VERY bad experiences Alice Anastasiou, a 43-year-old mum-of-four, was tired of shaving her legs She booked into a treatment but left with... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Worst Week Ever! April 27 - May 03They Don’t Just Look Beautiful; Indian Hill Residents Are Happy, TooMost Cincin
Worst Week Ever! April 27 - May 03
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 3 days ago
They Don’t Just Look Beautiful; Indian Hill Residents Are Happy, TooMost Cincinnatians don’t know that much about the Village of Indian Hill because they never go there because they do not belong. It’s a land of mystery and shiny things made of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Do dairy alternatives REALLY deliver?REALLY deliver? From soya to hemp, which milk to drink to lose weight, get more
Do dairy alternatives REALLY deliver?
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
REALLY deliver? From soya to hemp, which milk to drink to lose weight, get more protein and boost calcium A whole industry has developed around alternative milks Many are choosing non-animal alternatives instead of dairy From hemp to... Read more
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NBC News
How an American Exports Anti-Abortion 'War' StrategyThere's one thing that both anti-abortion and abortion-rights activists agree o
How an American Exports Anti-Abortion 'War' Strategy
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
There's one thing that both anti-abortion and abortion-rights activists agree on. A shift is underway in Europe — in politics, prosecution and protest. Battle lines are drawn for what threatens to be a nasty fight, with both sides taking cues from... Read more
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The New Yorker
Saving America from Plastic BagsThe world uses and throws away more than a trillion plastic bags a year.Credit
Saving America from Plastic Bags
The New Yorker / Posted 4 days ago
The world uses and throws away more than a trillion plastic bags a year.Credit Illustration by Oliver Munday; Source: Stan Honda / AFP / Getty (City) Jennie Romer moved from California to New York about four years ago to save the city from plastic... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China Is Building An Army Of Worker RobotsThree weeks ago we reported an amusing anecdote out of China in which robot wai
China Is Building An Army Of Worker Robots
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
Three weeks ago we reported an amusing anecdote out of China in which robot waiters in a Guangzhou restaurant had been "fired" because whencustomers flocked to the Heweilai Restaurant chain in the southern Chinese city, they found they were not all... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
New titles coming to Netflix in May Dispatch.com provides online TV listings for hundreds of channels 24 hours a
New titles coming to Netflix in May
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Dispatch.com provides online TV listings for hundreds of channels 24 hours a day — and you can customize them by your location and cable provider.The Dispatch for smart phones A Study in Sherlock (2016): Mark... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Pond and sea water supply options for SabahKota Kinabalu: In times of drought, Sabah can avail clean treated water from po
Pond and sea water supply options for Sabah
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
Kota Kinabalu: In times of drought, Sabah can avail clean treated water from ponds, rivers and sea by using portable water treatment units. Drinkable clean water treatment and supply is the key to public health safety as human beings in any social... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Seeka leads industry in developing oil contamination testTuesday, 26 April 2016, 9:45 amPress Release: Seeka Kiwifruit Industries Ltd T
Seeka leads industry in developing oil contamination test
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday, 26 April 2016, 9:45 amPress Release: Seeka Kiwifruit Industries Ltd Te Puke, April 22 - Seeka Kiwifruit Industries, working in... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, April 25, 2016 Commissioners considered their financial well-being before the county’s child
Email letters, April 25, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Commissioners considered their financial well-being before the county’s children I am writing to ask our county commissioners to reconsider their pay raise in the light of their recent decision to terminate $35,000 in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electricity - the Price Nigerians Must Pay - FasholaBabatunde RAJI Fashola, SAN, responds to these Frequently Asked Questions about
Electricity - the Price Nigerians Must Pay - Fashola
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Babatunde RAJI Fashola, SAN, responds to these Frequently Asked Questions about the Nigerian Power Sector. Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, explains that there is a price to pay to have improved electricity supply. What are the... Read more
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Sun Star
Native candies sell like hotcakesSTA. CRUZ, Davao del Sur - Soon, "timba" or pail will not be remembered by resi
Native candies sell like hotcakes
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
STA. CRUZ, Davao del Sur - Soon, "timba" or pail will not be remembered by residents of this community as a tool used to collect gravel to make a living but one suggestive of an aggrupation of people who managed to make a rugs-to-riches story of... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Comic Expo veteran Roger Perzan Witch-king of the cosplayersfair analogy — but only if you look at it from Santa’s viewpoint. Consider toi
Calgary Comic Expo veteran Roger Perzan Witch-king of the cosplayers
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
fair analogy — but only if you look at it from Santa’s viewpoint. Consider toiling all year in secrecy, spending hundreds of hours in a private workshop that’s dedicated to getting every last dobbin and detail exactly right, all in anticipation of... Read more
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examiner.com
Celebrate Earth Day: Top Five Ways to Be a Green Pet OwnerIt’s no secret that having pets can have a tremendous environmental impact: not
Celebrate Earth Day: Top Five Ways to Be a Green Pet Owner
examiner.com / Posted 8 days ago
It’s no secret that having pets can have a tremendous environmental impact: not considering the type of ingredients in pet food choices, not cleaning up waste, and running through toy after toy without trying to reuse parts that can be reclaimed can... Read more
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World Tribune
2012: Middle Eaststrongholds – December 14 Report: Iran used Russian Su-25s to intercept U.S.
2012: Middle East
World Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
strongholds – December 14 Report: Iran used Russian Su-25s to intercept U.S. Predator drone – December 14 Muslim Brotherhood seen fueling unrest against Jordan’s king – December 14 Hamas looking to Iran, Qatar to fund Gaza reconstruction... Read more
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New Kerala
Pharmaceuticals safe in PET packaging: High-level committee - newkerala.com #53092(PET) usage in pharmaceutical packaging does not pose a threat to human health
Pharmaceuticals safe in PET packaging: High-level committee - newkerala.com #53092
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
(PET) usage in pharmaceutical packaging does not pose a threat to human health and can be practiced with assurance of safety, said the report of a high-level committee probing the issue. "There is no conclusive, reproducible evidence to... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Other states should also ban polystyrene food containers Kuala Lumpur: The move to ban the use of polystyrene food containers, includi
Other states should also ban polystyrene food containers
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 9 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: The move to ban the use of polystyrene food containers, including plates and cups should not just be championed by Johor and Perak. The ban should also be implemented by the... Read more
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IGN
DC Comics Solicitations for July 2016The second wave of DC Rebirth begins. DC released their full lineup of solicit
DC Comics Solicitations for July 2016
IGN / Posted 9 days ago
The second wave of DC Rebirth begins. DC released their full lineup of solicitations for July 2016 this week. Look for the second wave of DC Rebirth titles to kick off that month, including Nightwing, Justice League, Batgirl and Hal Jordan and the... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
[From our archives] Industrial empire Bulawayo reduced to a ghost townBulawayo, also known as the City of Kings because of its rich past as the home
[From our archives] Industrial empire Bulawayo reduced to a ghost town
Mail & Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
Bulawayo, also known as the City of Kings because of its rich past as the home of the ancient Rozvi, Torwa and Ndebele kingdoms, is no longer a place fit for a king. This year the city commemorates 120 years of its founding by the British... Read more
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The Economic Times
Edible Spoons: Bakeys' Narayana Peesapathy scoops up accolades with his innovative ideaCultivating a new taste Founded in 2011 in Hyderabad, Bakeys attempts to provid
Edible Spoons: Bakeys' Narayana Peesapathy scoops up accolades with his innovative idea
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
Cultivating a new taste Founded in 2011 in Hyderabad, Bakeys attempts to provide an alternative to plastic cutlery, making a humble beginning with edible spoons. After much research, Peesapathy created the first batch primarily using millets and some... Read more
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BC Local News
The harvesting of the Cape Lazo kelp forestPaul Horgen Special to The Record One of the key components of the “Salmon Hi
The harvesting of the Cape Lazo kelp forest
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
Paul Horgen Special to The Record One of the key components of the “Salmon Highway” from the ocean to the rivers and streams where the fish lay their eggs are marine forests of kelp. This kelp, along with the seagrass (eelgrass) that is found in... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
The harvesting of the Cape Lazo kelp forestPaul Horgen Special to The Record One of the key components of the “Salmon Hi
The harvesting of the Cape Lazo kelp forest
Comox Valley Record / Posted 10 days ago
Paul Horgen Special to The Record One of the key components of the “Salmon Highway” from the ocean to the rivers and streams where the fish lay their eggs are marine forests of kelp. This kelp, along with the seagrass (eelgrass) that is found in... Read more
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International Business Times
Microbeads: How unnecessary plastic in everyday household items is destroying our oceans One of the most visible manifestations of gratuitous environmental pollution mu
Microbeads: How unnecessary plastic in everyday household items is destroying our oceans
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
One of the most visible manifestations of gratuitous environmental pollution must be that of plastic bottles floating in the sea. When it comes to waste plastics, it's not only what happens to containers that is a major issue, but, moreover, what... Read more
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The Economic Times
IIT-D students design wearable undergarment device that protects elderly people from hip injuriesDELHI: A wearable undergarment device that protects elderly persons from injuri
IIT-D students design wearable undergarment device that protects elderly people from hip injuries
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
DELHI: A wearable undergarment device that protects elderly persons from injuries sustained during falls, particularly in the hip and pelvis areas, designed by students at the Indian Institute of Technology here will soon be retailed... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Undergarment that protects hips from fall injuriesDelhi: A wearable undergarment device that protects elderly persons from injuri
Undergarment that protects hips from fall injuries
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Delhi: A wearable undergarment device that protects elderly persons from injuries sustained during falls, particularly in the hip and pelvis areas, designed by students at the Indian Institute of Technology here will soon be retailed... Read more
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Herald Sun
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry Cosmetic surgery patients will die unless Australia acts to regulate the boom
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Cosmetic surgery patients will die unless Australia acts to regulate the booming industry. That's the blunt message from plastic surgeons after an investigation by NSW's health watchdog found six breast... Read more
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Weekly Times
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry Cosmetic surgery patients will die unless Australia acts to regulate the boom
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry
Weekly Times / Posted 11 days ago
Cosmetic surgery patients will die unless Australia acts to regulate the booming industry. That's the blunt message from plastic surgeons after an investigation by NSW's health watchdog found six breast... Read more
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News.com.au
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry Cosmetic surgery patients will die unless Australia acts to regulate the boom
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
Cosmetic surgery patients will die unless Australia acts to regulate the booming industry. That's the blunt message from plastic surgeons after an investigation by NSW's health watchdog found six breast... Read more
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Perth Now
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry Plastic surgeons are calling for tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery in Au
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry
Perth Now / Posted 11 days ago
Plastic surgeons are calling for tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery in Australia, saying it's only a matter of time before someone dies. The warning comes after an investigation by NSW's health watchdog... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry Plastic surgeons are calling for tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery in Au
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
Plastic surgeons are calling for tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery in Australia, saying it's only a matter of time before someone dies. The warning comes after an investigation by NSW's health watchdog... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry Plastic surgeons are calling for tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery in Au
Call for crackdown on cosmetic industry
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Plastic surgeons are calling for tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery in Australia, saying it's only a matter of time before someone dies. The warning comes after an investigation by NSW's health watchdog... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cash Crops Poisoned in PondolandPolice helicopters spray marijuana plantations every year The villagers keep w
Cash Crops Poisoned in Pondoland
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Police helicopters spray marijuana plantations every year The villagers keep watch from January, waiting for police helicopters to thud over the hills. Every year, for nearly three decades, their plantations have been poisoned towards the end of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient sayswho was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient says
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic surgery has called for tighter regulation of the multi billion dollar industry. A woman who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient sayswho was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient says
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic surgery has called for tighter regulation of the multi billion dollar industry. A woman who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine... Read more
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The Young Witness
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient sayswho was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient says
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic surgery has called for tighter regulation of the multi billion dollar industry. A woman who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine... Read more
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Western Advocate
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient sayswho was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient says
Western Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic surgery has called for tighter regulation of the multi billion dollar industry. A woman who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine... Read more
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The North West Star
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient sayswho was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient says
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic surgery has called for tighter regulation of the multi billion dollar industry. A woman who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient sayswho was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient says
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 days ago
who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic surgery has called for tighter regulation of the multi billion dollar industry. A woman who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine... Read more
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The Border Mail
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient sayswho was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient says
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic surgery has called for tighter regulation of the multi billion dollar industry. A woman who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient saysKrystle Morgan wants tighter regulation of the multibillion-dollar cosmetic sur
Tighter regulation of cosmetic surgery needed, breast implant patient says
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Krystle Morgan wants tighter regulation of the multibillion-dollar cosmetic surgery industry Photo: Greg Totman A woman who was rushed to hospital after her lung was punctured during routine cosmetic surgery has called for tighter regulation of the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Company will pay for filters, PFOA response in PownalPOWNAL >> A company has agreed to reimburse the state for costs associate
Company will pay for filters, PFOA response in Pownal
Bennington Banner / Posted 11 days ago
POWNAL >> A company has agreed to reimburse the state for costs associated with the response to a municipal water system contaminated by PFOA, the governor's office announced Tuesday. APU (American Premier Underwriters), the party "potentially... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Green Earth Creation Aims to Keep Namibia CleanAmong the winners of Sanlam Innovation Works announced on Friday is Green Earth
Green Earth Creation Aims to Keep Namibia Clean
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Among the winners of Sanlam Innovation Works announced on Friday is Green Earth Creation. The project was activated in January this year in Windhoek by a group of young Namibians who have always regarded recycling as a hobby. Along with Green Earth... Read more
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Investopedia
Meitu: The Chinese Selfie App Worth $3 BillionFrugal narcissists everywhere rejoice! The free photo editing app MeituPic (ava
Meitu: The Chinese Selfie App Worth $3 Billion
Investopedia / Posted 12 days ago
Frugal narcissists everywhere rejoice! The free photo editing app MeituPic (available right now on Android Apps and the Apple Apps store) allows users to vastly improve their appearances in their selfies, without having to fork up the money for... Read more
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The Columbian
Cosmetic surgery on the riseThinking of refreshing your look with a little lift, tuck or tightening? You’re
Cosmetic surgery on the rise
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
Thinking of refreshing your look with a little lift, tuck or tightening? You’re not alone. According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, which last month released its 2015 national data report, the country’s cosmetic surgery... Read more
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CBS News
The plastic surgery trend that's skyrocketing in the U.S.A record number of Americans underwent lip augmentation procedures in 2015, mak
The plastic surgery trend that's skyrocketing in the U.S.
CBS News / Posted 13 days ago
A record number of Americans underwent lip augmentation procedures in 2015, making them the second ­fastest growing facial procedure in the United States since 2000, according to new data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). "We... Read more
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