Parents advised to wait for new flu shots for children

Parents advised to wait for new flu shots for children

Cases of super-strain of flu reported across England as pandemic threat recedes Parents have been advised not to give their children flu vaccinations immediately after only one jab and that checks are being made…

Last surviving 'Band of Brothers' general dies aged 99

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Last surviving ‘Band of Brothers’ general dies aged 99

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Shames described how he recalled his battle-tests at St Nazaire in Normandy. Edward Shames, a retired Major-General and last officer from the famous World War II “Band of Brothers”,…

Talk Like an Executive Coach: Annie Frisbie

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Talk Like an Executive Coach: Annie Frisbie

What had you thought about your first marathon before you made the all-important team of 11 that would hit the pavement? Annie Frisbie: I really never knew what it was, so I was thinking,…

You Can’t Knock The People, Even As We Knock Them Down

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You Can’t Knock The People, Even As We Knock Them Down

“One person’s gas is another person’s poison.”— Thomas Jefferson As the United States opens its doors to more of the world’s jobs, some Canadians appear intent on stealing jobs. However, one resource they have…

Russian Foreign Minister orders US diplomats to leave country

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Russian Foreign Minister orders US diplomats to leave country

Written by Staff Writer Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov ordered some US diplomats to leave the country “until further notice,” he told reporters in Moscow on Friday, describing the expulsions as a “consequence of…

Google CEO pledges $1 billion in new African investments

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Google CEO pledges $1 billion in new African investments

In his keynote address to the World Economic Forum’s annual session on Africa in Cape Town, Google CEO Sundar Pichai pledged to invest $1 billion to promote growth of local businesses across the continent….