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Festival goers evacuated as fire breaks out [Video]

A music festival in Croatia has been evacuated because of a forest fire, the BBC is reporting Hundreds of people were forced to leave the Fresh Island music festival on Zrce Beach on Monday night, at the beginning of the three-day hip-hop event. The fire forced the closure of the...
Co-joined in the head at birth
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Co-joined twins successfully separated at London hospital

Two-year-old twins who were joined by their skulls and blood vessels have been successfully separated after having three major operations at a London hospital, Sky News reports. The surgery on Safa and Marwa Ullah, from Charsadda in Pakistan, took place at Great Ormond Street in what has been described as...
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Child rapists will be chemically castrated – Ukrainian Parliament passes new law

The Ukrainian parliament, the Verkhovna Rada, has taken paedophilia punishment a step further after it passed new laws to ensure the castration of paedophiles by chemical injection. This new development, news agency Ukrinform details, will see paedophiles undergo “coercive chemical castration.” Coercive chemical castration involves the forced injection of anti-androgen...
NAFDAC bans sniper's sale in open market
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Suicide: NAFDAC bans sale of Sniper, others in markets

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has banned the sale of Sniper and Dichlorvos (organophosphate used as an insecticide) products in open shops and supermarkets, The Cable reports Moji Adeyeye, director-general of NAFDAC, announced this in a statement on Wednesday. A number of Nigerians had...
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu explores the traffic regeneration plan for Victoria Island-Lekki-Ikoyi traffic regereation plan
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Lagos declares free tolls at Lekki-Ikoyi, Lekki-V/Island toll gates

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has declared a toll-free passage at the toll plaza on Lekki-Epe Expressway and the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge between 6:30 am and 9:30 am in the morning, Lagosians will be happy to know. The toll-free period will also extend to evening peak periods from 4:30 pm to 8...
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