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Islamic State kills two Chinese teachers kidnapped in Pakistan: group’s news agency

loading… Islamic State has killed two Chinese citizens it kidnapped in southwest Pakistan last month, the militant group’s Amaq news agency said on Thursday. Armed men pretending to be policemen kidnapped two Chinese language teachers in the Pakistani city of Quetta on May 24. “Islamic State fighters kill two Chinese …

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BA flights grounded: Apologetic CEO Alex Cruz denies catastrophic computer failure was caused by job cuts

loading… IT failure caused by a catastrophic power surge on Saturday morning, he says British Airways’ chief executive has apologised “profusely” to passengers caught up in travel chaos at the weekend which grounded flights at Heathrow and Gatwick, but denied the disruption had anything to do with cost-cutting in the …

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Neuroscientists Discover A Song That Reduces Anxiety By Sixty-Five Percent

Anxiety — that feeling of dread, fear, worry and panic — is certainly nothing new. Hippocrates wrote about it in the fourth century BCE. As did Søren Kierkegaard in the 1860s. And Sigmund Freud addressed the disorder in 1926. loading… However, jump to the present and we’re seeing a significant uptick — …

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Labour lost control of Derbyshire County Council as Jeremy Corbyn suffers another electoral blow

The authority was the last county council that was controlled by a Labour majority Jeremy Corbyn has suffered a major blow after Labour lost control of Derbyshire County Council. The Conservatives swept to victory in the seat overturning a pre-election Labour majority of 21 seats in the heart of England. …

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Trump’s wall won’t get a penny as Congress agrees $1trn spending plan

‘The bill ensures taxpayer dollars aren’t used to fund an ineffective border wall’ Congressional negotiators reached an agreement late Sunday on a broad spending package to fund the government through the end of September, alleviating fears of a government shutdown later this week, several congressional aides said. Congress is expected …

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