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After Russian Spy Poisoning, Britain Tells Public to Wash Clothes and Use Baby Wipes
images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQq61cfTh_acMlswM7PyUO After Russian Spy Poisoning, Britain Tells Public to Wash Clothes and Use Baby Wipes  New York TimesRussian spy attack: Customers urged to wash clothes as traces of nerve agent found  CNNCustomers Told to Wash Clothes as Traces of Contamination Found in Russian Spy Attack  TIMEFull coverage

Source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/11/world/europe/uk-russia-spy-poisoning.html

Bono’s anti-poverty One Campaign faces claims of harassment

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Former employees at musician’s One Campaign allege they were ‘treated worse than dogs’

The anti-poverty campaign co-founded by Bono is being threatened with legal action by former employees who say they were bullied by a senior official for almost four years and that their complaints were not dealt with properly.

The One Campaign, created in 2004 to fight extreme poverty and preventable diseases, launched an investigation after a group of former employees from its Johannesburg office tweeted allegations of management misconduct, claiming that some staff in Africa were “treated worse than dogs”.

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Source: https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2018/mar/10/bonos-anti-poverty-campaign-faces-claims-of-harassment

Forgotten Women: How one woman is fighting against the brutal Uganda land grabs

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The lives of ordinary women behind extraordinary stories

Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/long_reads/uganda-land-grabs-rush-woman-evictions-farm-labour-international-womens-day-a8242626.html

Rare Sumatran Tiger Killed, Mutilated By Villagers Who Believed It Was Shapeshifter

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Rare Sumatran Tiger Killed, Mutilated By Villagers Who Believed It Was Shapeshifter  International Business TimesEndangered Sumatran tiger killed, disemboweled in Indonesia  CBS NewsFull coverage

Source: http://www.ibtimes.com/rare-sumatran-tiger-killed-mutilated-villagers-who-believed-it-was-shapeshifter-2660132

Arctic has warmest winter on record: ‘Never seen anything like this’

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Sea ice has hit record lows for time of year as experts say global warming probably fueled big storms in Europe and north-eastern US

The Arctic winter has ended with more news that is worrying even the scientists who watch the effects of climate change closely.

The region experienced its warmest winter on record. Sea ice hit record lows for the time of year, new US weather data revealed on Tuesday.

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Source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/mar/06/arctic-warmest-winter-record-climate-change

Crowd catches little girl from ski lift fall

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A five-year-old girl was dangling from a ski lift in California when a crowd rushed to her rescue.

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-43307522

Singer Joss Stone sends musical instruments to refugee camps

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Singer Joss Stone asks woman from Bristol to collect musical instruments for refugees in Djibouti.

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-43285178

Comedian Colbert is ‘danger to this country’, Nunes believes

Preview Comedian Stephen Colbert is no laughing matter, according to House Intelligence Committee head Devin Nunes, who said his jokes are a “danger.” He accused Democrats of using Hollywood to deflect evidence of their own wrongdoings.
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Source: https://www.rt.com/usa/420450-colbert-danger-nunes-democrats-fox/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=RSS

Papua New Guinea earthquake: Tens of thousands need urgent aid
images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSXgR8ZiRLp2BtqHSuCFYp Papua New Guinea earthquake: Tens of thousands need urgent aid  BBC NewsAftershock strikes earthquake-ravaged Papua New Guinea as tens of thousand remain in need of aid  AccuWeather.comFears of rising PNG death toll after region’s ‘worst quake in century’  The Peninsula QatarFull coverage

Source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-43277013

Number of illegal raves in London doubles in a year

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Closure of traditional nightclubs in capital a key factor in rise in number of unlicensed events

The number of illegal raves in London has soared, police figures reveal, with a steep decline in the number of nightclubs in the capital one of the key causes.

The number of unlicensed raves in London, often held in warehouses or abandoned buildings, has nearly doubled since 2016.

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Source: https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/mar/04/illegal-raves-in-london-double-in-a-year

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