Category: Lifestyle

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Austrian MPs approve headscarf ban in primary schools

Story by AFP Austrian MPs have approved a law aimed at banning the headscarf in primary schools, a measure proposed by the ruling right-wing government. So as to avoid...

Nestle, talks, sell, skincare, brands

Nestle in talks to sell skincare brands

Story by AFP Swiss food giant Nestle said Thursday it is in talks to sell its skincare business to a group led by a Swedish private equity firm and the Abu Dhabi...

US births, fall, lowest level, 32 years, CDC

US births fall to lowest level in 32 years

Story by AFP The number of births in the US fell once again in 2018, reaching the lowest level in more than three decades, according to government statistics published...

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Scientists unearth ‘most bird-like’ dinosaur ever found

Story by AFP Researchers in Germany have unearthed a new species of flying dinosaur that flapped its wings like a raven and could hold vital clues as to how modern-day...

Amazon, offers, employees, delivery business

Amazon offers employees $10,000 to quit

Story by AFP Amazon said it was offering employees $10,000 to quit their jobs and become independent package delivery entrepreneurs for the online retail colossus. An...

Aamir Liaquat, Tuba Aamir, Tuba Amir, Ramazan transmission

Aamir Liaquat’s wife joins him in Ramazan transmission

TV anchor and politician Aamir Liaquat Hussain is known for his versatility and novelty in conducting shows, and it was a surprise for viewers when his second wife Tuba...

Aamir Liaquat, PTV, Ramazan Show, sack, fired, Ramazan transmission

Aamir Liaquat breaks silence over reports of his ‘sacking’ from PTV Ramazan show

The reports have been going rounds for a day that Aamir Liaquat Hussain was fired from Ramazan transmission of the PTV, and since reports became a trending topic on...

Bhutan, doctor, Saturdays, Lotay Tshering

In Bhutan, the prime minister works as a doctor on Saturdays

Story by AFP It’s Saturday in Bhutan and Lotay Tshering has just completed urinary bladder repair surgery on a patient at the Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National...

Coca-Cola, spent, 8 mn euros, influence, research, France, report

Coca-Cola spent 8 mn euros to divert attention from drink’s side effects: report

Story by AFP US beverage giant Coca-Cola paid more than eight million euros in France to health professionals and researchers in a bid to influence research, according...

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Worldwide, obesity rising faster in rural areas: study

Story by AFP Obesity worldwide is increasing more quickly in rural areas than in cities, a study reported Wednesday, challenging a long-held assumption that the global...