Monday, 11 December 2017

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Profumo sex scandal showgirl Christine Keeler dies aged 75

Keeler Back In London

LONDON: A former model whose affair with a leading Tory cabinet minister shook British Politics in the 1960s and led to the downfall of the Tory government has died aged 75. Christine Keeler passed away on Monday after suffering from a lung condition for several months. She was propelled into ...

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ICC rates Dhaka outfield poor for Australia Test

<> at Shere-e-Bangla National Stadium on February 19, 2011 in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

DHAKA: The outfield of the Shere Bangla National Stadium has been rated “poor” by ICC match referee Jeff Crowe who oversaw the first Test between Bangladesh and Australia last month. Crowe, in accordance with Clause 3 of the ICC Pitch and Outfield Monitoring Process, submitted his report to the ICC ...

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Sarah Champion resigns following criticism over newspaper column

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LONDON: Sarah Champion has resigned as shadow women and equalities secretary and apologised for her “extremely poor choice of words” in a newspaper article about child abuse. The Labour MP said she was concerned that continuing in her shadow cabinet role would distract from the “crucial issues” around child protection. ...

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Poor English may have caused bungee jumping death

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A Spanish court says a bungee jumping instructor’s order of “no jump”, may have led a Dutch woman to jump without being connected to a rope. MADRID: A Spanish court says a bungee jumping instructor’s poor English may have led a 17-year-old Dutch woman to jump to her death without ...

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Teenage Girls Skip School Because They Can’t Afford Tampons

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LONDON: A charity has found that UK teens are having to skip school because they’re ‘too poor’ to buy tampons and pads – find out how you can help. Can you imagine having to wrap a sock around your underwear during your period because you can’t afford sanitary protection such ...

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ICC to fine India for POOR Pune pitch

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DUBAI: Further merit has been added to Steve Smith’s hundred in Pune after the ICC officially reported the Pune pitch as unacceptable. India has been put on notice for the “poor” condition of the wicket and the BCCI is now under intense pressure not to prepare another rank turner for ...

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Britain gets creative in fighting rampant food waste

London: One of Europe’s worst offenders on food waste, Britain is beginning to get its act together thanks to a surge in volunteer initiatives that help the poor as well as creating a bit of seasonal cheer. “That’s what I come out for, to have a little chat… It’s not ...

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