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Long Sitting time at one place leads to Early Death

They tended to be teetotalers, to have a higher body-mass index, and were less likely to get much intentional exercise . "If we are to sit for prolonged periods at a time - more than 30 minutes at a time, and for many hours per day - more than 12 hours per day, our risk of death is high", Alter said.

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Rohingya Crisis Worsens in Myanmar: Textbook Ethnic Cleansing

The OIC meeting called upon the government of Myanmar to accept the UN Human Rights Council's fact-finding mission to conduct a thorough and independent investigation into all alleged violations of worldwide human rights law and to bring the perpetrators to justice.

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Pressure on CBSE to act against Ryan International

Deputy Chief minister Manish Sisodia called an emergency meeting on Monday with all governmental departments, police officials, and schools (private, government, and MCD), and listed out a set of instructions to be followed by all schools.

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AIMPLB to form committee to examine Supreme Court's verdict on Triple Talaq

The Board termed it as attack on Personal law and expressed it's displeasure. Sayed Jalaluddin Umri member of AIMPLB said that AIMPLB does not oppose the verdict declared by the Supreme Court, but respect it. "Let there be a referendum among the Muslim women on the issue". We have to assert ourselves - that we don't want our laws to be changed, " she said.

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Goldman Sachs Expects Hurricane Irma to Hurt Oil Demand

Meanwhile, futures, the benchmark for oil prices outside the USA, dipped 7 cents to $53.77 a barrel. NEW YORK: Oil prices rose on Monday as key USA refineries began restarts following Hurricane Harvey, which may help revive crude oil processing, while fuel prices fell as Hurricane Irma is likely to clip demand for gasoline and diesel.

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Tallahassee airport to shut down ahead of Irma

A California man said he missed his connecting flight to Bolivia despite being assured in Los Angeles that the Miami leg of his trip would be fine. The airport may reopen on Tuesday but it did not confirm the plans. In 2015, after Amtrak 188 derailed near Philadelphia, DOT investigated allegations of price gouging among five airlines: American, JetBlue , Delta , Southwest and United.

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AIADMK MLA's plea to stall party meet dismissed

In August, the factions led by Palaniswamy and Panneerselvam merged. With legal hurdles crossed, the meeting of the AIADMK is all set to be held to invalidate decisions taken in "contravention" of party bye-laws, a party leader said on Monday.

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'Little evidence' light alcohol consumption in pregnancy harms

While there is little evidence that light drinking in pregnancy causes harm to babies they stressed that this is not proof that it is fine to drink. David Spiegelhalter, professor for the public understanding of risk at the University of Cambridge, said the new review showed that "warnings about the dangers of drinking any alcohol at all during pregnancy are not justified by evidence".

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Kid Rock's Latest Statement Slams "Garbage" From "Extreme Left"

He featured the flag in his concerts from 2001 to 2011 and stopped doing so after receiving an NAACP award. Rock's "campaign" to unseat incumbent Debbie Stabenow in the Michigan Senate began in July when he launched a site dubbed kidrockforsenate.com .

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People get infections from pet store puppies' feces — CDC

Campylobacter infections have been reported between September 2016 and August 2017 in Florida, Kansas, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Wisconsin, according to the U.S. Most cases of campylobacteriosis are associated with eating raw or undercooked poultry or meat, or from cross-contamination of these and other foods.

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Two Deaths Attributed To West Nile Virus

In addition, a second positive equine case of WNV was reported and the first local positive mosquito pool was identified. In less than one per cent of cases a person can develop a severe neuro-invasive disease. The types of mosquitoes present locally spread the virus, "a potentially serious infection to humans", the health unit said in a news release Monday.

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Rest Assured, Having Fido in Bedroom Does Not Harm Sleep

However, the team of researchers at Mayo Clinic in the USA found that sharing your bed and snuggling with pets can negatively affect your sleep quality. 'Most people assume having pets in the bedroom is a disruption, ' explains Dr Krahn. 'We found that many people actually find comfort and a sense of security from sleeping with their pets'.

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Pakistan's Foreign Minister in Tehran amid standoff with US

Pakistan and Iran have reaffirmed the mutual desire to strengthen bilateral cooperation. Speaking at a meeting with Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif in Tehran on Monday, President Rouhani hailed the growing collaborations between Iran and Pakistan and said the two countries as major regional players have "friendly and brotherly" ties.

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Red Cross to start testing drones in disaster relief efforts

The Red Cross says the need for volunteers right now is tremendous. Volunteers got packets of checklists on what to bring and how to handle different tasks for setting up, running and breaking down shelters. That's why the Northern Miami Valley Ohio Chapter of the American Red Cross is holding a "Zero to Hero" fast-track training course for new Red Cross disaster volunteers who are interested in deploying to assist with Hurricane Harvey or Hurricane Irma .

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Viking Woman: Warrior, Leader, Gamer

By analyzing the nuclear DNA and strontium isotopes of an individual buried at a well-known warrior's grave from the Viking Age, researchers from the University of Uppsala have confirmed that the skeleton belonged to a female. According to Moen, while a predominance of Viking warriors were men, there are missed opportunities to identify female warrior graves because osteological analysis isn't carried out in every case.

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United Nations says 313000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh

He said the Bangladesh government had also asked the UN, German and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to take the initiative to create the safe zone as had been done in other conflict-stricken countries. Talking to newsmen after visiting a Rohingya refugee camp at Noapara in Teknaf on Saturday, the minister also said Rohingyas coming from Myanmar will be registered through biometric identifier.

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Will Crystal Palace manager Frank de Boer survive the weekend?

De Boer had made three changes and reluctantly switched to a 4-4-2 formation in a bid to kick-start his season, but looked on aghast as Lee's horrendous early error piled more pressure on his beleaguered side. Palace are yet to score this season despite attempting 23 shots in total at Turf Moor , managing five on target compared to Burnley's two, with defender Scott Dann the main culprit for failing to convert a late header from point-blank range.

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Veteran actress BV Radha dies after cardiac arrest

She was the wife of the late Kannada director KSL Swamee who died previous year. Following her husband, Radha donated her body to a medical college in Bengaluru. She had acted with several top heroes of that period, including A. Nageshwara Rao, N.T. Rama Rao, M.G. Ramachandran and Rajkumar. At the advice of a neighbour, she went to Madras and bagged a small role lin " Navakoti Narayana " in 1964.

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UK Activists Urge End To 'Silent Genocide' Of Rohingya

Ass we witness the unfolding horror we pray for you to be courageous and resilient again. Suu Kyi said the situation in Rakhine has been hard for many decades and so it was "a little unreasonable" to expect her administration, which has been in power for 18 months, to have resolved it already.

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Barack Obama makes surprise visit to high school to 'welcome back students'

If you ever walk into a high school classroom where there's an empty chair and a camera crew rolling, you can bet your Lunchables that Barack Obama's in the house. "The chancellor told me you guys were meeting, so I thought I'd stop by". "These young people that I met at McKinley Tech today are the reason I'm hopeful about the future", Obama wrote on the social media post.

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A minute of your life can save another life

He added, "We are also launching a new section of our Safety Center with additional resources about suicide prevention and online well being". For the past 15 years, World Suicide Prevention Day has been observed on September 10. Suicide Prevention Australia CEO Sue Murray said while 70 percent of Australians support people opening up about suicidal thoughts, negative attitudes still exist.

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Contemplating new category for mid size cars and SUVs: Goa FM

But, it laid additional burden on the upper middle classes and rich classes through an upward revision in the GST on middle- and high-end cars. "Small petrol and diesel cars enjoyed a tax advantage of 3% post GST". So far, almost 70% of the eligible 60 lakh taxpayers have filed the returns for July. A detailed presentation was with regard to migration of old registrants to GST from earlier regime.

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Indian Newspaper Society condemns Gauri Lankesh's murder

People have also resorted to reporting the profile of Narendra Modi as a gesture to protest his act of following the abusers. Malviya said the prime minister still follows Parthesh Patel, a former BJP volunteer who joined the Congress and "abused the prime minister in the worst possible way".

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States file lawsuit challenging Trump decision on Dreamers

DACA protects undocumented immigrant children from deportation and grants them work permits. The pills were likely mixed by hand, so there is no way to know exactly how much fentanyl is in each pill, he said . Ending DACA, whose participants are mostly of Mexican origin, is a culmination of President's Trump's oft-stated commitments-whether personally held, stated to appease some portion of his constituency, or some combination thereof-to punish and disparage people with Mexican roots.

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Delhi: Magisterial inquiry ordered into alleged rape of five-year-old girl

Some reports suggest that he had been working in the same school for three to four years as a security guard. The girl was admitted to a hospital where her condition is being told critical. She was taken to a hospital where a medical examination confirmed sexual assault. He allegedly took the girl inside an empty classroom around noon on Saturday when he was walking in the corridors after handing over lunch boxes to teachers.

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Technical Scrutiny: Fred's, Inc. (FRED), Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (SRPT)

Nomura restated a buy rating and issued a $84.00 target price on shares of Sarepta Therapeutics in a report on Tuesday, May 23rd. BidaskClub cut Sarepta Therapeutics from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, August 4th.

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1st Human Case Of West Nile In CT

There were 16 human cases of West Nile Virus in MA previous year, none fatal. However, there is a chance some may carry diseases such as West Nile Virus. Sullivan said few mosquitoes actually carry West Nile. Across the province, 370 positive mosquito pools have been found, and 37 human cases have been reported.

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Here Is What You Need To Know About Flood Insurance

With these restrictions lifted, states that still want to receive money from the NFIP will be able to allow developers to build close to flood plain borders regardless of future flood risk without risking the aid that is provided to them under the NFIP.

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Cosmo DiNardo to head to trial in gruesome Bucks County murder case

DiNardo also had a preliminary hearing Thursday, except he appeared via closed-circuit video from Bucks County Jail. McDonough, who took a statement from Kratz at the time of his arrest, said the defendant repeatedly referred to the killings as a "massacre".

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Two arrested in Paris terror raid

The Paris prosecutor's office said a third man was detained early Thursday after two others were detained the day before. - By Philippe Sotto and Lori Hinnant in Paris . - By Philippe Sotto in Paris . One of the arrested pair, aged 36 and 47, is the owner of the flat, they said. French Police officers intervene at the site where they discovered explosives and bomb components in an apartment, in Villejuif, a suburb of Paris , on September 6, 2017.

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Boy Goes Into Cardiac Arrest After Biting Into Hot Dog

That's because, as tests following his resuscitation from cardiac arrest revealed, he has a rare genetic condition known as Brugada syndrome , which impairs the electrical system in the heart that helps maintain a regular heartbeat, reports CNN .

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Thursday's First Warning Forecast: A cool down and return to sunshine

Tomorrow: Mostly Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. There's plenty of sunshine and cool temperatures for the weekend to kick off the York Fair. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 50s. Hurricane Katia is churning in the Gulf of Mexico. When it comes to wind, Hurricane Allen (1980) was the strongest with maximum sustained winds of 190 miles per hour.

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LSE ranked as a world leader

Once again, the University of Oxford has topped the list, with California Institute of Technology and Stanford University grabbing the second and third rank respectively. The latest rankings data sits alongside the University's strong performance in other worldwide league tables, including the QS World University Rankings, which saw Newcastle move up to 161st in the world, and the 2017 Leiden Ranking where the University moved up 9 places to 105th globally.

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PM at Pagoda, to visit Kalibari temple in Yangon soon

September 5: Indian High Commissioner to Myanmar Vikram Misri said Tuesday that India has security concerns with Myanmar on the border that separates both countries, but the two sides have good cooperation in resolving such issues. India has committed grant-in-aid assistance amounting to Rs 4,000 crore to Myanmar, out of a total commitment of around $1.7 billion. Myanmar is a country where Bal Gangadhar Tilak spent six years in isolation, Indians were also part of the colonial ...

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This pen-like device can detect cancer in a matter of seconds

This technology vastly improves the odds that surgeons really do remove every last trace of cancer during surgery. The surgeons are also interested, but during the procedure, it is sometimes hard to distinguish cancer cells from other, and therefore to determine with precision the area to be removed.