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Though the meeting which started at 5.30 p.m. and stretched till midnight had planned to possibly reduce the number of aspirants from eight to possibly two or three, it failed to achieve the objective. "We have responsible people vying for the office of the PDP National Chairman. We are leaving Enugu believing that we will take power at the centre in 2019".
  • Bill Gates Commits $100 Million To Fight Alzheimer's

    Bill Gates Commits $100 Million To Fight Alzheimer's

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    Additionally, he said he will donate another $50 million to smaller startups researching the disease, although he hasn't named specific companies yet, Reuters reports . There are 47 million people living with some form of dementia globally; about 60% to 80% of those cases are Alzheimer's disease. This time Bill Gates is seen to be more concerned about the rapid growth of Alzheimer.
  • Fani-Kayode Decries Assassination Attempt On Wike

    Fani-Kayode Decries Assassination Attempt On Wike

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    These constant harrasement and attempt on the Life of Governor Wike is an open invitation to anarchy and another plan of the APC to ignite crisis against Rivers State. Suddenly, gun-toting security men attached to Wike's convoy surrounded the Minister's vehicle, threatening to shoot him. It added that the minister eventually passed through after the intervention of the security team on ground to protect him in Port Harcourt.
  • Men more at risk of rare heart attack after sex

    Men more at risk of rare heart attack after sex

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    He and other researchers wanted to know how sex affected the odds of cardiac arrest, a different problem that's more often fatal. The data, recorded from paramedic notes as part of a long-running study on sudden unexpected deaths found more than half of these happened (55 per cent) during sex, while the rest occurred within 15 minutes.
  • 'Beyond the Clouds' to be screened at IFFI opening on Nov 20

    'Beyond the Clouds' to be screened at IFFI opening on Nov 20

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    The film, which stars Shahid Kapoor's younger brother Ishaan Khatter, will be showcased at the "48th International Film Festival of India". Marathi film "Kaasav", which won the Best Feature Film Award at the 64th National Film Awards, was given a direct entry into the list, it said.
  • Stifel Financial Corp Invests $401000 in Sage Therapeutics, Inc. (SAGE)

    Stifel Financial Corp Invests $401000 in Sage Therapeutics, Inc. (SAGE)

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    The investment objective of the Fund is to seek maximum total return for Common shareholders from both capital appreciation and investment income to the extent consistent with protection of invested capital. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $110.00 price objective on shares of Sage Therapeutics in a research note on Tuesday, December 6th.
  • Pakistan's Punjab Government Urges Amarinder Singh To Ban Stubble Burning

    Pakistan's Punjab Government Urges Amarinder Singh To Ban Stubble Burning

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    There is 20 million tonne of paddy straw. He even called Mr Kejriwal a "peculiar person with views on everything but no understanding" and said that there isn't much that he can do without the help of the centre. Singh added that what is probably "not being understood" in proper perspective is that a problem, which is essentially scientific and economic, can not be tackled through other means, including coercion.
  • Cervical cancer jab women will 'only need three smears'

    Cervical cancer jab women will 'only need three smears'

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    The differences in screening frequency are based on age-specific risk of cervical cancer . Experts on the UK National Screening Committee are now reviewing the frequency at which women have to undergo the tests for cervical cancer . Cervical screening is estimated to save over 2,000 lives every year in the UK. They also calculated the impact of the HPV vaccination programme, which has since 2008, has been offered to schoolgirls aged 11 to 13.
  • Fowler in striking distance as Power struggles in Mexico

    Fowler in striking distance as Power struggles in Mexico

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    Fowler saved par from a bunker on the 18th hole for a four-under 67. It ended up being all he needed to catch the former Stanford star, who made two pars and a bogey on his final three holes to post a six-under 65. More thunderstorms, with heavy downpours, were in the forecast for the next two days. It is Fowler's first start in a PGA Tour event since the Tour Championship so it has been an encouraging restart.
  • Legionnaire's Disease Outbreak Traced to Disneyland

    Legionnaire's Disease Outbreak Traced to Disneyland

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    Of the 12, 10 have been hospitalized and one has died. Nine people have contracted Legionnaire's disease after visiting Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif . In a statement, Dr. Pamela Hymel, chief medical officer for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, said Disneyland learned about the Legionnaires' cases on October 27.
  • Toothless Peru held in New Zealand

    Toothless Peru held in New Zealand

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    Peru, who are seeking to end a 36-year World Cup drought, will feel they have the advantage but an away goal would change momentum in the final match of global qualifying for Russian Federation 2018. He failed to capitalise as more New Zealand errors led to a goalmouth scramble 10 minutes before the break. Peru came close again in the second half with set pieces in the 62nd minute but Marinovic did well to fend off the header from Aldo Corzo.
  • Wipe Shopping Cart Handles To Avoid Possible Fentanyl Exposure

    Wipe Shopping Cart Handles To Avoid Possible Fentanyl Exposure

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    But Chad Sabora, one of the founders of the Missouri Network for Opiate Reform and Recovery , says the chance of someone getting sick - let alone overdosing - from residue on a shopping cart is "completely impossible". A local undercover drug task force agent says officers are doing what they can to avoid the drug. Hoyte said the only way someone could feel side effects from the drug would be if they breathed it in.
  • World court approves probe of Burundi

    World court approves probe of Burundi

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    The ICC still claims jurisdiction over crimes committed while Burundi was a member. According to the ICC communiqué, Burundi has a duty to cooperate with the Court for the objective of this investigation since the latter was authorized on 25 October 2017, prior to the date on which the withdrawal became effective for Burundi.
  • The magic of mushrooms

    The magic of mushrooms

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    This is because these free radicals are highly reactive and they can travel throughout the body to pair up with electrons. Mushrooms could be a boon against aging and age-related diseases thanks to their high content in antioxidants, new paper reports .
  • Daytime wounds may heal faster than nighttime ones

    Daytime wounds may heal faster than nighttime ones

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    Retrospective analysis of historical clinical data from the Burn Injury Database revealed that human burn wounds during nighttime took roughly 60% longer to heal than those that happened during the day. Because we saw this rhythm in the cytoskeleton, particularly in fibroblasts, we predicted that the time of day biologically when a wound happens would make a big difference in how well that wound heals, because the fibroblast needs to move into that wound to fix it.
  • 'Big Little Lies' Season 2 Will Reportedly Start Production Next Spring

    'Big Little Lies' Season 2 Will Reportedly Start Production Next Spring

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    The first season starred Reese Witherspoon , Nicole Kidman , Shailene Woodley and Zoe Kravitz . "We're kicking around ideas and trying to lasso the talent and get the band back together". She wants to make an unnecessary sequel, and she's right to do so, because I will probably watch it! We feel we still have storytelling to do. An HBO rep declined to confirm anything about a potential second season.
  • DOJ to prosecute trafficking of fentanyl-related substances

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    But the new classification would empower authorities to "take swift and necessary action against those spreading these deadly poisons", Attorney General Jeff Sessions said. "When the DEA's order takes effect, anyone who possesses, imports, distributes, or manufactures any illicit fentanyl analogue will be subject to criminal prosecution in the same manner as for fentanyl and other controlled substances".
  • Putin Slams Doping Ban on Russian Skiers

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    Putin has not said whether he will contest the March election but he is widely expected to run and extend his Kremlin term to 2024. "When is the [Winter] Olympics in Pyeongchang?" "Here is what concerns me: The Olympic Games are set to start in February, and our presidential election is when?" Putin gave no specific information to support his suggestions or allegations.