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A planned ‘Fronting Seminar’ organised by Innoven Consulting and Axidex has been cancelled by the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Commission.
The Beverage Association of South Africa called on Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi to address outstanding issues regarding sugar-sweetened beverages tax.
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Casino giant Caesars Entertainment has until at least Oct. 5 before it may have to face lawsuits that could force the company into bankruptcy alongside its operating unit.
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If the designers rushing to finish their spring lines ahead of New York Fashion Week followed the e-commerce trends instead of their muses, the fashion runways would be overflowing with bomber jac
This twist on a classic PB&J is a lunchtime treat.
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Bachelorhood is not about fear. It’s about holding out hope.
Hollyoaks actress Jorgie Porter on the beach[iCelebTV] Following her stint in the jungle as part of I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!, Jorgie headed stateside to jump-start her US career.
Friends are no better at interpreting correct emotional intent in emails than complete strangers, new research indicates. The researchers found that writers are more confident their friends can correc
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"Not a significant discovery," one SETI researcher says of mysterious signal.
"Not a significant discovery," SETI researcher says of mysterious signal.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Defence Ministry on Tuesday informed lawmakers that its plan to lease armed Heron TP drones from Israel Aerospace Industries [ISRAI.UL] will be delayed by months given a f
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Elon Musk's SpaceX has signed its first customer to use a previously flown rocket, with launch planned for later this year, the companies said on Tuesday.
A Russian filing has revealed Apple is also developing new wireless headphones called 'airpods' to sell alongside its current 'earpod' headphones.
The £76 million ($100 million) Breakthrough Listen project has been using the Green Bank Telescope in West Virginia to hunt down the signals. But so far it has come up empty.
Petition alleges the change in policy unilaterally compromises the privacy rights of users, by seeking consent to the sharing of info surreptitiously
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(Reuters Health) - Parental politics may influence whether teens get recommended vaccinations, according to a U.S. study.
(Reuters Health) - After Ohio enacted a law forcing abortion providers to prescribe an outdated drug regimen, women who received medication abortions there were more likely to experience complications
(Reuters Health) - The right mood music can influence how well people work together, a new management-oriented study suggests.
E.J. Mundell, HealthDay News Patients who have a heart attack live longer now, and invasive procedures such as angioplasty, stents and bypass get a lot of the credit, a new study suggests.
E.J. Mundell, HealthDay News While treatment with CPAP did lower sleep apnea symptoms, it didn't lower long-term odds for heart attack, stroke or heart-related death, a new study finds.
Randy Dotinga, HealthDay News Preliminary research in monkeys suggests a new medication might be able to provide pain relief similar to opioid drugs without the same risk for addiction.
Stephen FellerBOSTON, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Patients who receive unneccessary or low-value healthcare services are more ikely to be white and have more expensive insurance plans, a new study suggests.
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Madison Keys became a spokesperson for an organization before the U.S. Open and promptly gave its name an honest test run in her first match, coming within two points of elimination. Fearlessly Gi
Two men riding a Bay Area Rapid Transit train into Fremont over the weekend were stabbed in the head by a screwdriver-wielding robber, BART police officials said. The men were on the train approac
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Goalkeeper Hope Solo, suspended by the U.S. national team last week, said Tuesday she would not play again this season for the Seattle Reign, her club team in the National Women’s Soccer League. S
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LAUDERHILL, Florida (CMC) — West Indies T20 captain Carlos Brathwaite says the regional squad is anxious to take its winning momentum into the series against Pakistan starting September 23 in th
Watford have confirmed the signing of Kenedy from Chelsea on a season-long loan. The 20-year-old Brazilian made 20 appearances last season, his first at the club.
Middlesbrough have confirmed the signing of Calum Chambers from Arsenal on a season-long loan. The promising defender, 21, becomes the latest addition to Aitor Karanka's squad.
Arsenal have completed the signing of Shkodran Mustafi from Valencia in a deal worth up to £35m. The German centre back becomes the Gunners' second signing of the day after striker Lucas Perez.
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Stephen Curry and the star-studded Golden State Warriors will take on the Toronto Raptors in a pre-season game in Vancouver as part of the annual NBA Canada Series.
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It is just not fair that in this country an Independent cannot debate a Republican or Democrat and why does the news media not care about other choices? Summary:Joseph Maldo
Summary:Family & Friends of convicted University of Virginia Varsity lacrosse player George W. Huguely have created a website: www.truthforgeorge.com. The site presents a plethora o
LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 25, 2016) - StreamNet Inc. has added The Legends of Classic Soul Live Concerts to StreamNet’s, Motown Sound Concert Channel lineup. We are
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I speak for the people as a working person that knows the struggles of what a person goes through in this country to just make ends meat. Summary:Tiger Trainer Joseph Maldon
Leadsbyseo has launched top professional SEO reseller services. The top SEO reseller in Noida, in a corporate press statement has declared that it has introduced an elite pa
Grade & Auction Your Cards & Collectibles with Small Traditions & Don't Spend a Single Penny Out-of-Pocket Summary:Denver-Based Auction Firm Presents 100 High-End Lots In It
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"Companies should not have to waste important resources like time and money searching for a communication system that only meets a portion of their business needs," Jay Gubert, Vice-Pre
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