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How Indian entrepreneur Lavanya Nalli is leading the modernisation of her family's 88-year-old clothing company, while still holding on to its decades of tradition.
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Taxi-hailing service Uber and rival Careem suspend their services in the capital of the United Arab Emirates, amid issues over regulations.
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Jeffrey Gogo Climate Story ZIMBABWEANS in towns and cities produce an average 2 356 tonnes of garbage everyday or 859 940 per year- enough waste to fill the entire surface area of seven football pitch
Business Reporter FARMING implements supplier, Zimplow, revenue plunged 30 percent to $8,2 million in the half year to June 2016 weighed down by weak volumes across most product lines. The decline in
Business Reporter THE Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries, the representative body of industry, is expected to submit to Government proposals on the implementation on value chains in line with the SA
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LONDON (AP) — London police arrested more than 100 people amid sporadic violence Sunday at the annual Notting Hill Carnival, an annual celebration of Caribbean culture in the British capital that oft
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MTV made the announcement just hours before showtime.             
Old poem by Emily Dickinson still resonates for some             
Those without passes will be able to line up for same-day tickets each morning.
“Don’t Breathe” stormed to the top of the box office in its opening weekend.
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Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have found a way to boost the efficiency of a gene-editing tool, known as clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats associated p
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Jerry Hayes is on a quest to save the bees. So when Monsanto began investigating a way to help, he joined them---and kicked up a swarm of controversy. The post One Scientist’s Crazy Bet to Save the
Allen ConeHILO, Hawaii, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- One year after living in isolation to simulate a mock mission to Mars, the six crew members emerged Sunday from their 1,200-square-foot solar-powered dome.
(Reuters) - Symantec Corp shares could gain 25 percent or more following steps to cut costs and a recent acquisition that could propel the company's business in the hot cybersecurity market, a Barron'
After a year living in isolation, six crew members on a mock mission to Mars emerged on Sunday, Space.com and NBC News reported. The crew members had been living in an isolated habitation the bare, r
A research group have developed an anode material for lithium (Li)-ion rechargeable batteries by forming nanoparticles made of silicon (Si)-metal composites on metal substrates. The resulting anode ma
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Soil conditioners called superabsorbent polymers have the potential to reduce irrigation needs for agricultural crops by storing water and nutrients and then releasing them in drought conditions, acco
(Reuters) - Hurricane Gaston is producing maximum sustained winds of 105 miles per hour (165 km per hour) and stronger gusts as it churns through the Atlantic Ocean, the U.S. National Hurricane Center
HALIFAX - Canada trails the pack when it comes to mental health funding levels among comparable industrially developed nations - but advocates say a promise from the federal government to improve serv
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First off, there was Roger Federer’s left knee. Next, the injury ante was raised in a big way by the time the Olympics ended with Novak Djokovic’s left wrist and, finally and dramatically, the rig
It’s time for a change in philosophy before the true mission of the high school sports experience disappears forever. Clearly, a travel-ball mentality is seeping into the system: Individuals matte
He was shanking kicks long before his foot struck the ball. UCLA freshman J.J. Molson obsessed about his next field-goal attempt as he stood on the sideline early in training camp, an approach tha
Kyle Larson raced to his first Sprint Cup victory Sunday, taking the lead on a restart with nine laps remaining and holding off Chase Elliott at Michigan International Speedway in a duel between t
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The highly touted 2017 prospect commits to Maryland on Sunday, becoming the latest DeMatha product who intends to play for his hometown school.
The 49ers quarterback spoke to reporters for over 18 minutes on Sunday and elaborated on his political stance.
A giant poster brought into a Toronto FC game against the Montreal Impact Saturday night has left fans of both teams crying foul on Twitter. At least
Nine days after withdrawing from the Rio Olympics because of a left knee injury, Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn shot a 6-under 66 for a four-stroke vict
Josh Donaldson hit three home runs, including the go-ahead blast in the seventh inning, as the Toronto Blue Jays completed a three-game sweep of the
Derek Holland allowed one run over six innings in his second start off the disabled list, new left fielder Carlos Gomez made two highlight-reel catches and the AL-best Texas Rangers beat the Cleveland
Brock Stewart and four relievers combined on a four-hitter and Andrew Toles scored on a fielder's choice in the eighth inning, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers over Jon Lester and the Chicago Cubs 1-0
Zach Johnson doesn't have to wait by the phone to find out if he's on another Ryder Cup team
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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
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Scientists exit Hawaii dome after yearlong Mars simulation

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