Lady locked out of dwelling dies of publicity

Lady locked out of dwelling dies of publicity

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption The mother of former Bloc Quebecois leader Gilles Duceppe was found dead on Sunday The mother of former Quebec politician Gilles Duceppe has died, probably of exposure after being accidentally locked out of her residence. Police say the 93-year-old was found in the snow on Sunday outside her elderly…

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Oscar nominations: What to are anticipating

Oscar nominations: What to are anticipating

Image copyright 20th Century Fox Predicting the result of the Oscars can be a tricky business. Especially as the Academy's membership, which votes for the awards, is changing year by year. Efforts to make it less old and less white have resulted in a significant influx of younger voters, people from ethnic minorities and a…

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10 reasons why 2019 is the year of the cryptocurrency 51% attack

Indiegogo now moving into security tokens, starting with Aspen Coin

ETC kicked off the year-long 51% attack competition in taste, and there is masses extra the place that got here from. 2019 shall be the year of the 51% attack, suggests David Vorick of Siacoin and Obelisk mining. There are no less than 10 reasons why. 1. Hashrate marketplaces The …

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Paris Will Make Public Transportation Free for Kids

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In a plan to lend a hand households and cut back automobile utilization, any individual underneath 11 years outdated will be capable to experience metro and buses for loose, as will other folks with disabilities underneath 20. From a file: Starting in September, Paris is making all public transit free …

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Mindanao vote would possibly perchance end decades of violence

Mindanao vote would possibly perchance end decades of violence

Image copyright AFP Image caption The vote could end decades of violence Nearly three million people in the volatile Mindanao region of the Philippines are voting in a referendum which could see some areas given greater autonomy. They have been asked whether they back a plan by separatists to create a self-administered area known as…

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Huge Bowl LIII: Aloof England Patriots beat Kansas City Chiefs 37-31 to connect of abode up LA Rams meeting

Huge Bowl LIII: Aloof England Patriots beat Kansas City Chiefs 37-31 to connect of abode up LA Rams meeting

Tom Brady will play in his ninth Super Bowl and will look for a record sixth ring The Road To Super Bowl LIII NFL This Week: Watch on BBC Two on Tuesday at 23:15 GMT The NFL Show: Watch on BBC One after Saturday's Match of the Day, 00:00 GMT Super Bowl LIII: Live on…

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Would possibly maybe well simply to apartment backstop in Brexit ‘opinion B’

Would possibly maybe well simply to apartment backstop in Brexit 'opinion B'

Image copyright Reuters Theresa May will try to convince Tory Brexiteers and DUP MPs to back her withdrawal deal by resolving Irish backstop concerns, cabinet sources say. Last week, Mrs May said she would focus on cross-party talks to get a Brexit deal accepted by Parliament. But it is understood she is now seeking to…

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China financial figures verify slowdown

China financial figures verify slowdown

Image copyright Getty Images China's economy grew at its slowest rate since 1990, stoking fears about the impact on the global economy. China expanded at 6.6% in 2018, official figures out Monday showed. In the three months to December, the economy grew 6.4% from a year earlier, down from 6.5% in the previous quarter. The…

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Six arrested over ‘slight one formula ring’

Six arrested over 'slight one formula ring'

Image copyright NSW Police Image caption Australian police have seized thousands of tins of baby formula Australian police say they have arrested six members of an "expansive" criminal gang which has been stealing baby formula for illegal sale in China. Stolen formula valued at more than A$1m (£550,000; $720,000) had been sold in the past…

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Israeli ‘hitting Iranian targets in Syria’

Israeli 'hitting Iranian targets in Syria'

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAn onlooker captures explosions in the night sky over Damascus. The Israeli military says it has hit Iranian targets around the Syrian capital Damascus. The Israel Defense Forces said the overnight operation targeted the elite Quds Force of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, as well as Syrian air…

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