A new roadmap for avoiding the 1918 disaster

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A new roadmap for avoiding the 1918 disaster

Image: P&O The 1918 pandemic was the most devastating event of the 20th century, wiping out 20% of the world’s population. Its killing fields included food and grain crops, including the largest wheat harvest…

Online packages beat post office queue

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Online packages beat post office queue

Small firms say they are heading online to cut cost of delivering goods and introduce more people to the internet One, two, three, click! That’s it: the time it takes to send an online…

Canada's summer hot spots: Toronto's Queen St. area

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Canada’s summer hot spots: Toronto’s Queen St. area

After two years of study, or “indigenization,” as it is called in the kingdom, there have been 7,000 citizenship ceremonies since 1958 and around 50,000 people have become citizens since 1981. This is a…

WHO confirms full vaccination of adults

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WHO confirms full vaccination of adults

Hundreds of new parents have been facing a six-hour long vaccine queue after the World Health Organization confirmed that over 100 countries will now vaccinate all adults as part of its routine immunisation programme….

Geminid meteor shower 2018: Best times to watch online

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Geminid meteor shower 2018: Best times to watch online

Written by Staff Writer This article was originally published in October 2017. It has been updated with new pictures and forecasts from this year’s show. The Geminid meteor shower will peak this weekend, offering…

NINE More Friends Killed In Ohio Tornado Revealed

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NINE More Friends Killed In Ohio Tornado Revealed

Play Audio Clip Listen to audio clip. A Kentucky father gave a heartbreaking interview on Wednesday morning to express how he and his wife are grieving for their two-month-old daughter, Iena Chapman, who was…

Virgin Atlantic uses equity to tackle fears over the environment

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Virgin Atlantic uses equity to tackle fears over the environment

Written by Lindsay Ellis, CNN Virgin Atlantic has launched a Pandemic Securities loan facility offering companies and their investors the option to purchase shares in the airline. The deal, which the airline launched Wednesday…

Lebanon's price hike - 'start of more protests'

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Lebanon’s price hike – ‘start of more protests’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Lebanese Central Bank is in crisis as inflation in the Middle East is amongst the highest in the world Hundreds of protesters blocked roads in Lebanon on…