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Top Europe court upholds ban on full-face veil in Belgium

Top Europe court upholds ban on full-face veil in Belgium

Judges said the nationwide prohibition, which came into effect in 2011, did not violate the rights to private and family life and freedom of religion, or discrimination laws. In its ruling, the court ...

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Church of England demands ban on 'gay cure' therapy

Church of England demands ban on 'gay cure' therapy

The Church of England's steadfast opposition to same-sex marriage has created a rift with several of its worldwide associated churches, including in the United States, where the Episcopal Church has...

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India Approves Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Plans To Store, Sell Groceries

India Approves Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Plans To Store, Sell Groceries

However, Amazon's deep pockets and ambitious outlay for the country could give it an advantage over its online competitors who have struggled for cash to continue their operations while attempting to ...

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Fire breaks out at Mukesh Ambani's Antilia building in Mumbai

Fire breaks out at Mukesh Ambani's Antilia building in Mumbai

However, the fire has been now brought under control. Mumbai Police's PRO Rashmi Karandikar said police and fire brigade teams were at the spot and the situation was under control. Named after a m...

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Venture capital association slams Trump Administration's delay of the International Entrepreneur Rule

Venture capital association slams Trump Administration's delay of the International Entrepreneur Rule

The programme, known as the " International Entrepreneur Rule ", would have given entrepreneurs from overseas who had $100,000 (£77,000) in government backing or $250,000 in funding from reputable U.S...

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Thousands alive in Surrey & Hampshire thanks to organ donation

Thousands alive in Surrey & Hampshire thanks to organ donation

In Northumberland, the number of people on the organ donor register has increased by 27 per cent over the past five years. In 2013, the UK Governments and NHS Blood and Transplant launched a seven y...

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US Stock Futures Struggle, With Tech Sector Flirting With Gains

US Stock Futures Struggle, With Tech Sector Flirting With Gains

S&P 500 earnings are forecast up 7.9 per cent in the second quarter compared with a year ago. Dow Jones Industrial Average did not participate in the rally and managed to close lower by 5.82 points ...

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Best Buy takes a hit after Amazon reveals its own 'Geek Squad'

Best Buy takes a hit after Amazon reveals its own 'Geek Squad'

Smart-home gadgets make up one of the fastest-growing segments of the consumer electronics industry, but they can be hard to set up and integrate with each other, Recode reported . This kind of cus...

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Contaminated blood scandal: Theresa May orders inquiry

Contaminated blood scandal: Theresa May orders inquiry

Some of these came from high-risk sources, including prisoners and drug addicts. "Two thousand four hundred people died as a result of this contaminated blood, and it's caused unbelievable stress t...

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Prince Harry to pop the question

Prince Harry to pop the question

The royal, 32, is supposedly planning on popping the question ahead of his birthday in September. Rumors have been circulating that Harry is getting ready to propose to the stunning Suits actress ...

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Abercrombie & Fitch stocks bomb as it abandons merger plans

Abercrombie & Fitch stocks bomb as it abandons merger plans

Net income in the quarter tumbled 68.9% to $5.9 million or 22 cents per diluted share from $19 million or 68 cents in the same quarter previous year. The firm's market capitalization is $658.39 mill...

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British court opens new hearing in Baby Charlie case

British court opens new hearing in Baby Charlie case

The reopening of the case at London's High Court may allow Charlie to receive the experimental treatment at his current hospital or overseas. Justice Francis, who presided over Gard's initial case...

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South Korea says North doesn't have ICBM re-entry technology

South Korea says North doesn't have ICBM re-entry technology

In response, USA and South Korean soldiers fired ballistic missiles simultaneously in a drill Wednesday, simulating an attack on the North's leadership "as a strong message of warning", the South's mi...

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Bayern Munich Confirm James Rodríguez Signing

Bayern Munich Confirm James Rodríguez Signing

Madrid's valuation of the 25-year-old seems a bit logical as well, having acquired James for a reported fee of £71m back in 2014. It is the second time Ancelotti has moved to sign Rodriguez in h...

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Led research shows potential for world-first gonorrhoea vaccine

Led research shows potential for world-first gonorrhoea vaccine

Even modest protection against gonorrhea would be of great public health interest, they noted, since antibiotic treatment of the disease is becoming increasingly hard. The findings should "reinvigor...

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Trump talks heavier pressure on NK with China, Japan

Besides this, Trump also discussed North Korea's nuclear program with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The United States undoubtedly will pressure China on this issue, in addition to its current ...

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Tour de France : Froome and Tour rivals dust down after hectic week

I stayed conscious the whole time and I remember the whole thing. On a ferociously hard, crash-littered, mountain stage across the Jura, one of the most serious accidents came when Froome's arch-riv...

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Blood supplies nationwide are at critically low levels

Blood supplies nationwide are at critically low levels

Donations from O-negative donors are especially important at this time of year due to increased accidents and trauma cases. 25,000 blood donations are needed across Australia each week just to meet ...

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Wimbledon Day 7 | Murray makes his 10th consecutive quarter-final

Wimbledon Day 7 | Murray makes his 10th consecutive quarter-final

I played against Murray in Monte-Carlo two years before, and it was one set and two breaks for me, and I lost the match in three sets. "The other grand slams are more equal [in their] positioning of ...

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Buffett donates $3.17 billion to Gates charity, four others

Buffett donates $3.17 billion to Gates charity, four others

Buffett's gifts were worth a total $27.54 billion based on Berkshire's share price when the gifts were given. Berkshire Hathaway Energy, a subsidiary of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc ...

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Getting 40 winks more likely if you have a sense of objective

Getting 40 winks more likely if you have a sense of objective

Lead scientist Dr Jason Ong , said: "Helping people cultivate a goal in life could be an effective drug-free strategy to improve sleep quality, particularly for a population that is facing more insom...

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Analysts Recommended this Stock: Great Plains Energy Incorporated (GXP)

Analysts Recommended this Stock: Great Plains Energy Incorporated (GXP)

Edge Asset owns 1.49M shares. Under the new transaction, Westar shareholders will exchange each share of Westar common stock for one share in the new company. Great Plains Energy's dividend payout...

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Han Solo Movie in 'Very Capable Hands,' Says Woody Harrelson

Han Solo Movie in 'Very Capable Hands,' Says Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson is out and about promoting War for the Planet of the Apes , but he set aside some time to talk about the upcoming untitled Han Solo movie, noting that new director Ron Howard is ...

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Rep. Gallagher on North Korea

Trump's frustration appears to have deepened after the North's first ICBM test Tuesday. The administration wants China to fully enforce global sanctions meant to starve Pyongyang of revenue for its ...

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Snortable Chocolate: Crackdown Called For Caffeinated Cocoa Powder Snorted Like Cocaine

Snortable Chocolate: Crackdown Called For Caffeinated Cocoa Powder Snorted Like Cocaine

Now, Schumer is once again using his political power to try and stop Americans from expressing their inalienable right to hurt themselves and others, but instead of tackling an easy target like guns, ...

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Tom Cruise thanks Kiwis for 'great time' filming Mission Impossible

Tom Cruise thanks Kiwis for 'great time' filming Mission Impossible

Thanks to everyone there who helped us achieve the Impossible . But in a single tweet posted this morning, Cruise thanked "the awesome people" who'd hosted him. Of course, we can always count on ...

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Your Health Study Suggests Link between Poor Sleep and Alzheimer's

Your Health Study Suggests Link between Poor Sleep and Alzheimer's

Ju and her colleagues set out to identify how sleep disturbances could lead to a higher long-term risk of Alzheimer's , and identify which part of sleep was most related to lower levels of beta a...

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Man Proposes During His Arrest, Girlfriend Says Yes

Man Proposes During His Arrest, Girlfriend Says Yes

The video caught with police body camera shows the touching moment. "The officer said , 'You want to do what?' and I said, 'I want to propose to her'". She said yes! Oh, and the Muskogee Police Dep...

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James Corden and his wife Julia Carey are expecting their third child!

James Corden and his wife Julia Carey are expecting their third child!

The couple are already parents to son Max, 6, and daughter Carey, 2. Previously speaking to The Sun about fatherhood after the birth of his firstborn, James explained: 'I love it, I've loved every...

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TOUR DE FRANCE: Froome still on top as rivals fall

TOUR DE FRANCE: Froome still on top as rivals fall

Froome withstood the mechanical problem at a crucial phase to finish third in the stage, and thanks to a four-second time bonus for the position, he extended his gap against Italian rider Fabio Aru ...

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Omaha gas prices see sharp increase

Omaha gas prices see sharp increase

Among Upstate New York cities, average gas prices dropped 1 cent in Rochester and Syracuse, to $2.34 and $2.27, respectively. This compares with the national average that has increased 3.4 cents per g...

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Yemeni Court Sentences 4 Al-Qaeda-Affiliated Saudis to Death

Yemeni Court Sentences 4 Al-Qaeda-Affiliated Saudis to Death

Lawyer Rosa Curling, representing CAAT, told Sky News: "In our view the Government is in breach of laws they themselves put in place, which make clear that there are certain circumstances in which arm...

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Trump Meets World Leaders At G-20

However, the Kremlin said that Trump accepted Putin's denial of wrongdoing, while Trump officials insisted the US President pressed Putin for answers. "But there will be success in the end one way or ...

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Sorry, celiacs: the Vatican has banned gluten-free communion bread

Sorry, celiacs: the Vatican has banned gluten-free communion bread

The introduction of fruit, sugar or honey in the bread for the Eucharist is thus " a serious abuse ". 'It is altogether forbidden to use wine of doubtful authenticity or provenance, ' he added. And ...

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Gonorrhoea gets hard to treat

Gonorrhoea gets hard to treat

Data from 77 countries collected by WHO shows there is a widespread resistance to older, cheaper antibiotics and in some countries, the infection has became "untreatable by all known antibiotics", t...

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