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Northeast Nigeria has witnessed a sharp increase in suicide attacks involving women and girls this year, the United Nations children’s agency warned today, calling on the country’s incoming Government make the safety and well-being of children a political priority.
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Sarah Wootton, chief executive of Dignity in Dying, and Alistair Thompson, a spokesman for Care not Killing, disagree over the case of Jeffrey Spector, who chose to end his life at Dignitas in Switzerland. Spector, from Blackpool, Lancashire, died at the assisted dying clinic on Monday after spendin[...]
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As in many US cities, LA’s lack of affordable bus and train links leaves the poorest people out in the cold. Investment would make economic sense and improve social mobility Continue reading...
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