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Tennyson to fight Staffon for IBO world title in May

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Updated / Wednesday, 14 Apr 2021 18:39 James Tennyson is expecting his dream to come true in two weeks' time James Tennyson will have another chance to win a world title when he faces Jovanni Straffon for the vacant IBO lightweight belt in Manchester on Saturday 1 May. The hard-hitting Belfast man (28-3-0) further enhanced…

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CM Jagan releases welfare calendar for 2021-22

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VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has, in a first-of-its-kind gesture, released for public knowledge a government calendar detailing the implementation schedules of the state’s welfare schemes for the 2021-2022 fiscal. The release was done to mark the Ugadi celebrations. At the event held at the camp office here on Tuesday, the chief minister stressed that…

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Seniors health can be altered by a better window view

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Joe Biden’s ‘War on Women’: Education Department Denies Request to Affirm Title IX Male/Female Sex

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The Biden Department of Education has denied a request by a feminist organization to affirm that Title IX regulations will be enforced based on a definition of “sex” as male/female biological sex, and not what individuals believe to be their sex, or, gender identity. In February, Women’s Liberation Front (WoLF) petitioned the education department’s Office…

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Cabinteely v Galway United clash called off after Covid-19 case

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Invalid EmailSomething went wrong, please try again later.When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Your information will be used in accordance with ourPrivacy Notice.Cabinteely's First Division clash against Galway United tonight has been called off after a positive Covid-19 test. The game, set for Stradbrook this evening,…

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Married at First Sight v 60 Minutes

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In a Sunday ratings battle, it was reality television v harsh reality as Married at First Sight took on 60 Minutes. (Image: Nine Entertainment) Last night Married at First Sight pulled in 1.47 million national viewers while the episode of 60 Minutes focused on Ben Roberts-Smith -- A Victoria Cross winner in Afghanistan, former high…

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Capitals trade D Siegenthaler to Devils for 3rd-round pick

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NEWARK, N.J. - The New Jersey Devils acquired defenceman Jonas Siegenthaler from the Washington Capitals on Sunday for a 2021 third-round pick. FILE - Washington Capitals' Jonas Siegenthaler plays during an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers in Philadelphia, in this Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, file photo. The New Jersey Devils acquired defenseman Jonas…

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Obaseki says FG printed N60bn to share in March

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The governor expressed worry on the rising debts of the country, saying Nigeria is in ‘huge financial trouble.’ Obaseki said this while speaking at the Edo transition committee stakeholders engagement on Saturday, April 10, 2021. “When we got FAAC for March, the federal government printed additional N50-N60 billion to top-up for us to share” “This…

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Vaccine Refusal Will Come at a Cost—For All of Us

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People who refuse to get the COVID-19 vaccine will have higher health-care costs. The rest of us will foot the bill.Edward-Isaac Dovere7:00 AM ETGetty / The AtlanticImagine it’s 2026. A man shows up in an emergency room, wheezing. He’s got pneumonia, and it’s hitting him hard. He tells one of the doctors that he had…

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Reports: Myanmar forces kill 82 in single day in city

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YANGON (AP) — At least 82 people were killed in one day in a crackdown by Myanmar security forces on pro-democracy protesters, according to reports Saturday from independent local media and an organization that keeps track of casualties since the military’s February seizure of power.Friday’s death toll in Bago was the biggest one-day total for…

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FlyTech wins two-year pilot contract for drone deliveries in Israel

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NewsWritten by NoCamels Published on 10 Apr 2021  •  5 mins readImagine waking up after a long night and having your morning coffee dropped into your lap—by drone. (Without the mess of spilled coffee, of course.) An Israeli company that develops cutting-edge, air-related technology is working to make this a reality. The Jerusalem-based firm, FlyTech, recently won a contract…

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Facebook services suffer outage, as #FacebookDown becomes top Twitter trend

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Thousands of users of Facebook services expressed dismay as Facebook Inc’s platforms including WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram went down on Thursday, according to outage tracking website Downdetector.com. In the meantime, the #FacebookDown started trending on Twitter. Reports by users showed more than 112,000 issues on Facebook’s website, while 101,000 Instagram users and 516 Whatsapp users reported…

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YouTuber Grace Victory ‘fit for discharge’ from hospital after coronavirus battle: ‘The end of this hellish journey is near’

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Grace Victory has told fans that she will soon be leaving hospital after being deemed ‘fit for discharge’ following her battle with coronavirus.  The YouTuber, 30, was over the moon to announce that her ‘hellish journey’ was almost over and she would be able to go home.  She tweeted: ‘Medically fit for discharge. I’m moving…

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How Republicans Can Stop Biden from Lifting Iran Sanctions

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President Joe Biden speaks about jobs and the economy at the White House in Washington, D.C., April 7, 2021. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) Instead of diluting their principles, congressional Republicans should use every available procedural tool to force tough votes. President Joe Biden sent his negotiators to Vienna this week with a singular mission: Offer Iran billions…

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Bulls maintain dominance in the Nigerian stock market

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Shares of Flour Mills Nigeria Plc, one of the biggest brands in the food and agro-allied industry in Africa, surged by 6.9%, lifting the company’s market capitalization by N8.2 billion at the close of the market yesterday (Wednesday).The impressive N2 per share or 6.9% gain in the shares of Flour Mills yesterday was driven by…

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FG moves to develop first Nigeria made electric vehicle

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The Federal Government through one of its agencies, the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT), Zaria has set up a 22-member project team for the development of an electric vehicle.The setting up of the project team was in compliance with the directives of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, in 2019.While inaugurating the project team on…

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Global Application Dependency Mapping Tools Market Growth Insights, Applications ,Business Strategies and Regional Analysis 2026 | Solar Winds, Dynatrace, Device42, Cisco

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The global Application Dependency Mapping Tools Market presents comprehensive information that makes it a valuable source of insightful data for business strategists during 2021-2026. Based on historical data, the Application Dependency Mapping Tools market report provides major segments and their sub-segments, revenue and supply and demand data. Given the technological innovations in the market, the…

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Recreating a Lost American Whiskey

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I was attending a distilling conference in Louisville, Kentucky, in the spring of 2015 when I got a message from Todd Leopold, half of the Denver-based Leopold Bros. and one of the more reclusive and accomplished craft distillers in the nation. Let’s meet for breakfast, he suggested.We met early the next morning in the ornate…

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How Nazis Used Music to Celebrate and Facilitate Murder

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In December 1943, a 20-year-old named Ruth Elias arrived in a cattle car at the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. She was assigned to Block 6 in the family camp, a barracks that housed young women and the camp’s male orchestra, an ensemble of incarcerated violinists, clarinet players, accordion players and percussionists who played their instruments not…

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Kiev says ready for new truce with rebels in eastern Ukraine

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KIEV, March 30 (Xinhua) -- The Ukrainian Defense Ministry said on Thursday it stands ready for a new truce with independence-seeking insurgents in eastern regions starting from next month. "We are ready for both a withdrawal of weapons and a unilateral cease-fire," spokesman Olexandr Motuzyanyk told a news briefing. In the same time, Motuzyanyk noted…

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