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Inde: 60 enfants meurent dans un hôpital, le manque d'oxygène en cause

LUCKNOW, Inde | Au moins 60 enfants sont morts en cinq jours dans un hôpital public du nord de l'Inde, ont déclaré samedi des responsables locaux, les médias mettant en cause la pénurie de bonbonnes d'oxygène dans l'établissement.«Nous avons ouvert une enquête et un rapport préliminaire devrait être publié aujourd'hui. Oui, 60 patients s ....

What Happens when Activist Claims Contradict Science?

The internet is one of the most wonderful things ever invented by humanity. A global network that allows anyone, anywhere to access knowledge, and keep in touch with people of different cultures, often on different continents, can be an incredibly useful tool - in the right hands. Unfortunately, it's often used to disseminate false information, claims that oppugn not only science but also co ....

Undervalued UK Stocks: Buying Opportunities for the CFD Trader

Although all eyes have been focused upon the Brexit vote and the recent statement that formal proceedings to leave the European Union will begin in March 2017, investors are already looking ahead. As the impact of this referendum appears to be somewhat muted in relation to the more negative scenarios painted by some analysts, CFD traders are now wondering how to capitalise on potentially undervalu ....

Which Scratch Cards Have The Highest Odds Of Winning?

The 2016-17 season of the Barclays Premier League is back in full swing with many thousands of fans loving every second of the pulse-pounding action. There are now even more ways to enjoy the thrill of football with the online football scratch cards. They are just like the physical versions that you can buy in supermarkets except they are exclusively available online with big cash ....

As Global Iinvestment in New Oil Projects Plummets, Crude’s Share of the Energy Mix Grows

CALGARY — Oil’s share of the global energy mix grew in 2015, the International Energy Agency said Wednesday, as new investment in oil and gas production and exploration fell for the second straight year. In its annual report on global energy investment, the Paris-based IEA found that oil investment made up the largest portion of total spending at 45 per cent, compared to 37 per cent ....

Lawyer Suggests Ontario Judge Resolve Dispute in US$9.5B Chevron Case with mini-trial

TORONTO — The lawyer for plaintiffs seeking to enforce a US$9.5 billion trial judgment from Ecuador against Chevron Corp.’s assets in Canada has an idea for the Ontario judge who will soon have to decide the matter. The first choice of the 30,000 people from the Amazon jungle who want to collect on that multi-billion-dollar judgment would be for an Ontario judge to greenlight their ....

Un réseau criminel lié au vol de camions démantelé à Longueuil

LONGUEUIL | Quatre personnes ont été arrêtées la semaine dernière en lien avec le démantèlement d’un réseau de vol et de recel de remorques et de véhicules lourds, a annoncé mardi la police de Longueuil (SPAL). Deux hommes sont également toujours recherchés dans ce dossier nommé projet Gondole. Ce «réseau criminel structuré» oeuvrait depuis p ....

The Problem with Peyton's Sexual Assault Story

The NY Daily News recently recycled an old story that dates back 20 years: on February 29, 1996, Peyton Manning sexually assaulted Dr. Jamie Naughright when he was a 20-year-old quarterback at the University of Tennessee. According to Naughright, as she went to examine his foot, Manning placed his naked testicles and rectum directly on her face and his penis on top of her head. That ....

Edmonton: McDavid's Brilliance is Undeniable

A grade of F makes it feel like Groundhog Day in Edmonton. Despite new management and a new head coach, the Oilers sit in a place that has become their domain: the bottom of the NHL standings. Despite the excitement of winning the draft lottery and obtaining the prized Connor McDavid, this team needs a massive makeover. To be clear, a core group that has tasted nothing b ....

Auto Sales See Growth for 6 Successive Years

The auto industry in the United States has steadily seen growth since the famous government bailout that helped keep GM and Chrysler in business. And the good news is that there is still more growth anticipated for the sixth straight year. Unprecedented annual sales, combined with increases in jobs, more credit, and a decrease in fuel prices have all helped bring the U.S. automotive industry ....

Personal Loans and Credit: Is The Bank Your Only Option?

Most of us like to keep all our financing in one place, with one institution. We do it because it makes our lives easier, but it also makes us complain about the shoddy service and high charges that we often get from banks.

Shopping around and ending up with accounts here, there and everywhere isn’t everybody’s cup of tea, but it’s not the only alternative option you have.

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Maruti Suzuki Celerio: An automatic car with superb mileage

By offering the convenience of automatic transmission at an affordable cost and with fuel efficiency on par with manual transmission, Celerio won over customers by fulfilling a latent need. Indian consumers are fixated with mileage and what's better than a car with automatic gearshift for an easy drive on congested roads, that too with superb fuel economy. Maruti Suzuki India (MSIL ....

XCheaters.com Is Operating A Scam, We Uncover The Fraud

The Internet is occupied by a wide range of sites. These sites include those that are beneficial to the people at large, and also those that can only criticize the good work done by others. Datingbusters.com is one such site that is dubious and makes us question its true ‘agenda’.The site claims to work as an eye opener for those who are duped by fake dating sites. It provides a list of dating ....

Labor Groups Petition Arne Duncan To Dump Sallie Mae

A prominent student group and the nation’s largest labor federation are among organizations with close ties to the White House demanding that the Department of Education terminate its contract with the student loan company formerly known as Sallie Mae.The AFL-CIO, United States Student Association, American Federation of Teachers and other advocacy groups in recent days have called on their memb ....

Autoportal.com – Delightful Browsing

Internet plays a big role in our lives these days. As more and more people started using Smartphone and other gadgets, it has become easier to access the internet. Now, you don’t need to be at your office or home or an internet café to connect to the virtual world. As such, it is a common sight to see people browsing the net on their mobiles and tabs. Information is available at a click of the ....