Friday, 17 August 2018

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Two injured in attack at Indianapolis school

INDIANAPOLIS: Authorities have detained someone in what they described as an “active shooter” situation at a suburban Indianapolis middle school. The Noblesville Fire Department tweeted Friday morning that it was on an “active shooter” scene at Noblesville West Middle School and that a suspect was in custody. It didn’t say ...

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Russian teenager injures six classmates in school axe attack

SIBERIA: A teenager armed with an axe has attacked fellow students at a school in southern Siberia, wounding five children and a teacher, officials said. Russia’s Investigative Committee said the ninth-grader entered a classroom during a lesson on Friday and attacked seventh-graders and their teacher. He set off a firebomb ...

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Pakistani Celebrity add voices to #MeToo movement

KARACHI: Three prominent Pakistani women have added their voices to the #MeToo movement in the wake of the rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl in a city in the east of the country last week. Model and event manager Frieha Altaf, actress Nadia Jamil and fashion designer Maheen Khan ...

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YouTube Search Autofill Surfaced Disturbing Child Sex Results

YouTube has been working hard lately to fix issues around child exploitation and abuse. The Google-owned video service revamped its policies and their enforcement around videos featuring minors or family-friendly characters in disturbing situations. Over the weekend, the company promised a crackdown on inappropriate comments on kid-friendly videos in response ...

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At Least 5 Dead, Including Gunman, After Shooting Spree In California

RANCHO TEHAMA: At least five people are dead – including the gunman – following a shooting spree in Northern California. The violence erupted in Rancho Tehama Reserve, which is about 130 miles north of Sacramento. Seven people were also hospitalized in the incident, and three of them were children. Tehama ...

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Prince William Says Prince George No Longer Wants To Go To School

LONDON: On Sept. 7, the 4-year-old arrived for his first day of school at Thomas’s Battersea in Wandsworth, south London. His dad accompanied him, and their adorable photos and videos circulated online. But barely three weeks later, Prince William told a fellow parent that his eldest child no longer wants ...

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Prince Charles launches arts education project for Pakistan

LONDON: The Prince of Wales Charles has launched an arts educational programme in Karachi, which will help Pakistani students learn about traditional arts and their heritage. The Prince of Wales announced the launch of partnership between the Prince’s School of Traditional Arts (PSTA) and Rangoonwala Foundation’s centre in Karachi, where ...

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Polish teenager found hanged in school toilets

LONDON: A 16-year-old girl found hanged in school toilets was taunted for being Polish, an inquest has heard. Dagmara Przybysz, who was a pupil at Pool Academy in Redruth, Cornwall, was found in toilets near the maths department in May 2016. Dagmara’s mother said in a statement that her daughter ...

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Indian-origin teenager dies after cheese prank

LONDON: The mother of a boy who died after a severe allergic reaction has demanded answers about whether her son was bullied. Karanbir Cheema, 13, was taken ill at William Perkin C of E High School in Greenford, west London, on 28 June. He was taken to hospital in a life-threatening ...

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