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One man’s story about loving someone with an incurable disease.

One man’s story about loving someone with an incurable disease.

Before she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, Rosanna loved to dance.

"Rosanna can dance to all kinds of music. Cha-cha, merengue, salsa, bolero, you name it," he laughs. "Now she dances in the car, sitting down. We pull up to …

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Fighting Gypsy discrimination: ‘What people ask me is insulting’

Fighting Gypsy discrimination: ‘What people ask me is insulting’

Mena Mongan remembers her time at school in Ireland in the 1970s as a miserable experience. Her primary school had never admitted Traveller children before, and she was shunned by fellow pupils. “Our school lunch was walked on top of. …

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Norton Point makes stylish sunglasses from recycled ocean plastic

Norton Point makes stylish sunglasses from recycled ocean plastic

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This company proves that plastic waste can be a valuable resource.

If you’re looking for a new pair of stylish sunglasses with a sustainable twist, then you should check out Norton Point. This innovative company, founded in …

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Panic over the red devils threatening to strip Tunisia of its grand palm trees

Panic over the red devils threatening to strip Tunisia of its grand palm trees

It’s an unlikely but very real crisis for a country with a teetering economy: a tiny red devil is invading Tunisia and it could cost hundreds of thousands of people their livelihoods.

Morched Garbouj, president of a Tunisian environmental group, …

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Puerto Rico militant Oscar Lopez Rivera freed from custody after 36 years

Puerto Rico militant Oscar Lopez Rivera freed from custody after 36 years

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Puerto Rico nationalist Oscar Lopez Rivera was freed from house arrest Wednesday after decades in custody in a case that transformed him into a martyr with supporters but outraged those who lost loved ones in …

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Google is building AR and VR that knows where you are

Google is building AR and VR that knows where you are

Google made plenty of VR- and AR-related announcements at I/O, its annual developer conference, today. Not only will Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and LG’s upcoming flagship be Daydream-compatible, the company also announced that it’s working on standalone Daydream VR headsets. Enabling …

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Is this normal forgetfulness or should I be worried about Alzheimer’s?

Is this normal forgetfulness or should I be worried about Alzheimer’s?

If a person who used to have no trouble keeping up with the bills starts to find herself befuddled, it could be a sign of dementia, experts say. (Andrew Bret Wallis / Getty Images)

Everybody forgets things now and then, …

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Twitter trolls target Mohammad Kaif, Virender Sehwag over ICJ verdict on Kulbhushan Jadhav; cricketers blast them for 6, break the Net

Twitter trolls target Mohammad Kaif, Virender Sehwag over ICJ verdict on Kulbhushan Jadhav; cricketers blast them for 6, break the Net

Every social media plaform is flooded with praises, criticism, opinions and debates over the same.

India’s massive diplomatic victory in the Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence case at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has created a lot of buzz over …

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Failure to raise interest rates may encourage families to rack up debt problems, warns former MPC member

Failure to raise interest rates may encourage families to rack up debt problems, warns former MPC member

The Bank of England’s failure to raise interest rates could stoke consumer debt and put millions of households at risk, a former member of the Monetary Policy Committee has warned.

Speaking to building societies ahead of last week’s decision to …

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‘Colours of China’ Set as Europe-Asia Co-Production

‘Colours of China’ Set as Europe-Asia Co-Production

Upscale feature documentary, “Colours of China” will begin shooting this year with Emmy Award-winning cinematographer Mike Single (“The Amazing Race,” “Clash of the Continents”) as director.

With a budget of $3.3 million (EUR3 million) “Colours” has been set up as …

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