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New Kerala
Going for skin lightening, whitening solutions? Rethink (Lifestyle Feature)NK Fashion, New Delhi, Oct 1 : Dark skin is not so beautiful in India -- or so
Going for skin lightening, whitening solutions? Rethink (Lifestyle Feature)
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
NK Fashion, New Delhi, Oct 1 : Dark skin is not so beautiful in India -- or so it seems from the flourishing business of skin-lightening and whitening creams, demands for "fair and beautiful girls" on matrimonial sites, and mockery of the dusky skin... Read more
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PhysOrg
Coastal wildlife more vulnerable to microplastics than expectedFluorescent microplastics in the intestinal tract of the copepod Calanus helgol
Coastal wildlife more vulnerable to microplastics than expected
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Fluorescent microplastics in the intestinal tract of the copepod Calanus helgolandicus. Credit: University of Exeter Coastal dwelling marine wildlife, including crabs, lobsters and shellfish, which play a crucial role in the food chain, are more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Treasury Bills Expose Banks to New RisksTreasury Bills (TBs) in the market are exposing the banking sector to significa
Treasury Bills Expose Banks to New Risks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Treasury Bills (TBs) in the market are exposing the banking sector to significant systemic settlement risk given the likely default by government on maturity of these securities, an analysis of the banking sector has revealed. The analysis, done by... Read more
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CTV News
Offshore firm accused of publishing junk science takes over Canadian journalsAn offshore publishing company accused of disseminating junk science and duping
Offshore firm accused of publishing junk science takes over Canadian journals
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
An offshore publishing company accused of disseminating junk science and duping researchers has taken over the publishing of several respected Canadian medical journals, a joint CTV News/Toronto Star investigation has found. Researchers and editors... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
The battle for Nevada Ave., animal abuse, Clinton and Trump, and more235 S. Nevada Ave., CS, CO 80903 • email: letters@csindy.com If your comments
The battle for Nevada Ave., animal abuse, Clinton and Trump, and more
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 2 days ago
235 S. Nevada Ave., CS, CO 80903 • email: letters@csindy.com If your comments are mailed or emailed to us, we'll consider them for publication — unless you request otherwise. Please include your name, city of residence and a daytime phone number... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Naledi Pandor - Economic Sectors, Employment and Infrastructure Development Cluster Media BriefingWelcome to a media briefing by the Economic Cluster on the Medium-term Strategi
Minister Naledi Pandor - Economic Sectors, Employment and Infrastructure Development Cluster Media Briefing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Welcome to a media briefing by the Economic Cluster on the Medium-term Strategic Framework (MTSF) first quarter progress report. The MTSF is Government's five-year plan (2014-2019) towards achieving the National Development Plan (NDP) and is... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
4 trends the head of HP Labs believes will define the next 30 years of techPALO ALTO, Calif. – Whenever Shane Wall is asked what he believes the next big
4 trends the head of HP Labs believes will define the next 30 years of tech
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 3 days ago
PALO ALTO, Calif. – Whenever Shane Wall is asked what he believes the next big thing in tech will be – and as HP Inc.’s CTO and global head of HP Labs, he’s asked that question a lot – his answer throws people off. It’s people. “What we do at HP... Read more
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CNET
Light bulb buying guideWhen Congress passed the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA), t
Light bulb buying guide
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
When Congress passed the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA), the incandescent bulb's days officially became numbered. The law mandated strict new energy standards for lighting designed to kick-start a new era of greener,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Supermarkets will impose plastic bag charge if it is 'industry-wide'SINGAPORE: Local supermarket chains could impose a plastic bag charge if there
Supermarkets will impose plastic bag charge if it is 'industry-wide'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
SINGAPORE: Local supermarket chains could impose a plastic bag charge if there is an industry-wide effort to implement one, they told Channel NewsAsia. This comes in response to a call from environmental group Zero Waste for the Government to... Read more
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News.com.au
‘Iran wins the prize for high frequency harassment’Alex Reynolds loved travelling through Iran — except for one part of the experi
‘Iran wins the prize for high frequency harassment’
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
Alex Reynolds loved travelling through Iran — except for one part of the experience. Picture: Lost With Purpose IT STARTS out innocently enough. Under the fluorescent lighting of a small watermelon shop, five Iranian men and two foreign travellers... Read more
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heraldscotland
Curse of the moob ... why plastic surgery for men is booming in ScotlandThe figures from industry body the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Sur
Curse of the moob ... why plastic surgery for men is booming in Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
The figures from industry body the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) show that one in ten procedures are now carried out on men. One of the most popular is gynaecomastia – male breast reduction – costing around £3000. Almost... Read more
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The Economic Times
SwachhBharat@2: What separates garbage city Bengaluru from the clean Mysuru?They think you are from the press," a man says with a smile, as if to share an
SwachhBharat@2: What separates garbage city Bengaluru from the clean Mysuru?
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
They think you are from the press," a man says with a smile, as if to share an in-joke, followed by a caution to step away from the railway tracks as the Gol Gumbaz Express to Mysuru enters Platform No. 8 at Bengaluru City Station. When he realises... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Recipe for ripoffs: Pricing drugs by their 'value' to sick peopleHeather Bresch, chief executive of pharmaceutical heavyweight Mylan, testified
Recipe for ripoffs: Pricing drugs by their 'value' to sick people
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Heather Bresch, chief executive of pharmaceutical heavyweight Mylan, testified before lawmakers Wednesday that her company acted ethically and fairly when it jacked up the price of life-saving EpiPens by more than 500 percent. While saying she was... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Recipe for ripoffs: Pricing drugs by their 'value' to sick peopleHeather Bresch, chief executive of pharmaceutical heavyweight Mylan, testified
Recipe for ripoffs: Pricing drugs by their 'value' to sick people
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
Heather Bresch, chief executive of pharmaceutical heavyweight Mylan, testified before lawmakers Wednesday that her company acted ethically and fairly when it jacked up the price of life-saving EpiPens by more than 500%. While saying she was troubled... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Out with hunks: fashion breaks codes for male modelsmale models are a dying breed as men are ever more chosen for thinness, even an
Out with hunks: fashion breaks codes for male models
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
male models are a dying breed as men are ever more chosen for thinness, even androgyny, in a fashion world playing with the notion of gender. A model displays fashions during the Michael Kors Spring 2017 Runway Show during New York Fashion... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Don’t forget urban waterways – World Rivers DayRivers Day23 September 2016Pollution from urban stormwater is putting pressure
Don’t forget urban waterways – World Rivers Day
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Rivers Day23 September 2016Pollution from urban stormwater is putting pressure on communities and local authorities in their efforts to ensure our rivers and waterways remain healthy.Water New Zealand President-elect Dukessa Blackburn-Huettner... Read more
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CBC.ca
Policing the high road will mean big business in roadside drug testsFelix Comeau could soon be rubbing his hands with glee. His company stands to m
Policing the high road will mean big business in roadside drug tests
CBC.ca / Posted 9 days ago
Felix Comeau could soon be rubbing his hands with glee. His company stands to make millions of dollars selling a device that could make it easy for police to determine whether drivers are high on drugs. But the suit-wearing CEO wants to be sure... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
PM Hasina urges US to give duty-free access to Bangladesh garment productsShe said this move would also be vital for the US in helping to increase employ
PM Hasina urges US to give duty-free access to Bangladesh garment products
Bdnews24.com / Posted 11 days ago
She said this move would also be vital for the US in helping to increase employment and promote empowerment of more women, thereby establishing a modern society in Bangladesh. Her remarks came at a luncheon meeting hosted by the Business Council of... Read more
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Manning River Times
Every animal has a story, just like usThe current exhibition at the Manning Regional Art Gallery touches on different
Every animal has a story, just like us
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
The current exhibition at the Manning Regional Art Gallery touches on different aspects of the human-animal relationship and asks us to examine our responsibilities as fellow travellers of this planet. Operation Foxtrot: Rod McRae with his... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Plastic surgery’s new normal: More men than ever before are going under the knifeINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Waiting rooms in plastic surgeons offices were once consum
Plastic surgery’s new normal: More men than ever before are going under the knife
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 11 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Waiting rooms in plastic surgeons offices were once consumed with women. Now, men fill many of the seats, seeking the same surgeries and procedures their wives have had for years. “I look at it like getting a haircut, going to... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Fair Deal For Farmers: Why farming matters in Shropshire and Mid Wales « Shropshire StarToday, the Shropshire Star launches its Support Our Farmers campaign, which see
Fair Deal For Farmers: Why farming matters in Shropshire and Mid Wales « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 12 days ago
Today, the Shropshire Star launches its Support Our Farmers campaign, which seeks to raise awareness of just how important farming is to Shropshire and Mid Wales. To reinforce the point, we visited John and Sarah Yeomans’ farm at Adfa, near the... Read more
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New Kerala
owned Mohinani Group clocks 50 years in Ghana, employed over 10,000 - newkerala.com #120543Accra, Sep 19 : The Indian-owned Mohinani Group says it has been able to provid
owned Mohinani Group clocks 50 years in Ghana, employed over 10,000 - newkerala.com #120543
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Accra, Sep 19 : The Indian-owned Mohinani Group says it has been able to provide employment to over 10,000 people as well as awarded scholarships and donated educational infrastructure and portable water to many communities in the 50 years that it... Read more
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The Atlantic
Happy Independence Day, MexicoAmericans celebrate Mexican heritage on Cinco de Mayo, but Mexicans themselves
Happy Independence Day, Mexico
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
Americans celebrate Mexican heritage on Cinco de Mayo, but Mexicans themselves chose September 16 as their national day. On September 16, 1810, the priest of a small town near Guanajuato summoned his followers to revolt against the colonial... Read more
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Khaleej Times
2016 Changan CS75: A Crossover From ChongqingThe Chinese are as progressive a society as they are ancient. They gave the wor
2016 Changan CS75: A Crossover From Chongqing
Khaleej Times / Posted 15 days ago
The Chinese are as progressive a society as they are ancient. They gave the world paper, the compass, gunpowder and, arguably, even the pants you wear today wouldn't be, if it weren't for this intelligent Eastern influence. But that was yesterday!... Read more
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BBC News
A Chinese husband's 'ad' for his wife to get plastic surgery sparks debateChinese social media users are debating whether they would have cosmetic surger
A Chinese husband's 'ad' for his wife to get plastic surgery sparks debate
BBC News / Posted 15 days ago
Chinese social media users are debating whether they would have cosmetic surgery after an influential Chinese newspaper posted an ad, apparently showing a husband's plea for his wife to go under the knife. Southern Metropolis Daily showed a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Doggone days for Australian greyhound racingowner Zac Kessanis comes to Sydney's Wentworth Park to watch his much-loved dog
Doggone days for Australian greyhound racing
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 days ago
owner Zac Kessanis comes to Sydney's Wentworth Park to watch his much-loved dog race, he's not so much interested in the prizemoney as in simply seeing her run. Australian greyhound trainer Dean Swain walking with a dog at Wentworth Park... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Burmese SpringWhen the regime finally released the Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, in Novemb
The Burmese Spring
The New Yorker / Posted 17 days ago
When the regime finally released the Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, in November, 2010, she began a long-awaited entry into politics. This spring, she was cheered by crowds of supporters as she campaigned for the parliamentary elections, which seem... Read more
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Business Wire
Teijin to Acquire Continental Structural PlasticsThe shares of CSP will be purchased by Teijin Holdings USA Inc., the Teijin Gro
Teijin to Acquire Continental Structural Plastics
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
The shares of CSP will be purchased by Teijin Holdings USA Inc., the Teijin Group's holding company in the US. The acquisition is scheduled to be completed in December 2016 after satisfaction of customary closing conditions, including regulatory... Read more
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The Coast
Atlantic Fringe 2016—Day 9nor slowed him down. He still paces around and bounces in his seat on his own i
Atlantic Fringe 2016—Day 9
The Coast / Posted 21 days ago
nor slowed him down. He still paces around and bounces in his seat on his own imaginary coals. He's still, undoubtedly, the master of spinning yarns, sometimes losing track of the threads he weaves. Harris still battles against the clock and... Read more
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Slate
Conservatives Have an Insidious Method for Controlling Cities: Gutting Their Powers at the State LevelThe cities of today and tomorrow. The Shackling of the American CityLocal gove
Conservatives Have an Insidious Method for Controlling Cities: Gutting Their Powers at the State Level
Slate / Posted 22 days ago
The cities of today and tomorrow. The Shackling of the American CityLocal governments want to set their own minimum wages, gun laws, and smoking bans. And statehouses have methodically stripped away their powers to do so. In May 2011, Wisconsin’s... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dead turtle in a tyre highlights ocean pollution issueIt also comes ahead of International Coastal Clean-up Day on Saturday next week
Dead turtle in a tyre highlights ocean pollution issue
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
It also comes ahead of International Coastal Clean-up Day on Saturday next week, and serves as a wake-up call, according to South African environmentalists. Paul Watson, Sea Shepherd founder, said the crew of their motor vessel, Bob Barker, spotted... Read more
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The Courier
Throwback Thursday – September 8, 2006with his book 68 Teeth, Ryan McElgunn, 13, Zac Rodger, 13, and Leigh Mugavin, 1
Throwback Thursday – September 8, 2006
The Courier / Posted 23 days ago
with his book 68 Teeth, Ryan McElgunn, 13, Zac Rodger, 13, and Leigh Mugavin, 13. James was talking to students as part of book week. Dairy trainee James McGinty and pasture manager Alec Prentice have a milk coffee with some dairy cows at Anne... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Governor Mangudya: we messed upThis article is taken from the Independent Online RESERVE BANK Governor John P
Governor Mangudya: we messed up
New Zimbabwe / Posted 24 days ago
This article is taken from the Independent Online RESERVE BANK Governor John Panonetsa Mangudya openly admits the country messed up in 2008 when it dollarised. Now, he’s trying to right the economy, by introducing new bond notes - notes that the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zimbabwe’s Mangudya: ‘We messed up’However, Mangudya hopes by introducing the notes, cash flow will be stimulated
Zimbabwe’s Mangudya: ‘We messed up’
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
However, Mangudya hopes by introducing the notes, cash flow will be stimulated which, in turn, should boost the economy. Mangudya’s endeavours come at a time when Zimbabwe is facing a massive cash crunch, with long queues at banks as citizens try... Read more
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Christian Today
Keith Vaz: Defending the indefensibleKeith Vaz has resigned from the chairmanship of the Home Affairs committee. It
Keith Vaz: Defending the indefensible
Christian Today / Posted 25 days ago
Keith Vaz has resigned from the chairmanship of the Home Affairs committee. It seems to be the ultimate sting. A tabloid newspaper pays a couple of male prostitutes for their story about their time with a senior politician. Keith Vaz – a senior... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Drug of Choice for the Age of KaleThe day after Apollo 14 landed on the moon, Dennis and Terence McKenna began a
The Drug of Choice for the Age of Kale
The New Yorker / Posted 25 days ago
The day after Apollo 14 landed on the moon, Dennis and Terence McKenna began a trek through the Amazon with four friends who considered themselves, as Terence wrote in his book “True Hallucinations,” “refugees from a society that we thought was... Read more
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PhysOrg
UK Government announces plans to ban plastic microbeadsCredit: Fauna & Flora International Fauna & Flora International applauds plans
UK Government announces plans to ban plastic microbeads
PhysOrg / Posted 26 days ago
Credit: Fauna & Flora International Fauna & Flora International applauds plans to put a stop to microplastic pollution from cosmetic products and welcomes Government's commitment to look into other industry sources of this unnecessary... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Sister of 'Brazilian butt lift' victim Evita Sarmonikas wages long fight for justice in MexicoOne of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarm
Sister of 'Brazilian butt lift' victim Evita Sarmonikas wages long fight for justice in Mexico
Brisbane Times / Posted 27 days ago
One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. Evita Sarmonikas, 29, died on the operating table in March last year while... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Plastic microbeads to be BANNED from cosmetics and cleaning productsPlastic microbeads will be banned from cleaning products and cosmetics like too
Plastic microbeads to be BANNED from cosmetics and cleaning products
Daily Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
Plastic microbeads will be banned from cleaning products and cosmetics like toothpaste and exfoliating body scrubs by next year. The government made the announcement in the face of growing concern that the small pieces of plastic are polluting the... Read more
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The Courier
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in MexicoThe mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in Mexico
The Courier / Posted 27 days ago
The mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in MexicoThe mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in Mexico
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 27 days ago
The mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her... Read more
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The Young Witness
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in MexicoThe mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in Mexico
The Young Witness / Posted 27 days ago
The mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her... Read more
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Western Advocate
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in MexicoThe mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in Mexico
Western Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
The mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in MexicoThe mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in Mexico
Kiama Independent / Posted 27 days ago
The mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her... Read more
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Manning River Times
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in MexicoThe mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in Mexico
Manning River Times / Posted 27 days ago
The mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in MexicoThe mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in Mexico
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 27 days ago
The mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her... Read more
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The North West Star
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in MexicoThe mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in Mexico
The North West Star / Posted 28 days ago
The mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in MexicoThe mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in Mexico
Daily Liberal / Posted 28 days ago
The mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her... Read more
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The Border Mail
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in MexicoThe mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in Mexico
The Border Mail / Posted 28 days ago
The mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in MexicoThe mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her
Brazilian butt lift victim Evita Sarmonikas' sister fights for justice in Mexico
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 28 days ago
The mother of a woman who died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico wants her other daughter to return home from her year-long mission of retribution. One of her daughters died during a cosmetic procedure in Mexico. Now Maria Sarmonikas wants her... Read more
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