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Motherhood Can Make a Woman's Cells 'Older' By As Much As 11 Years

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Childbirth inevitably results in significant changes to a woman's mind and body, but the ultimate lifelong consequences of motherhood could be far greater than we ever realised.

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Recycled Packaging 'May End Up In Landfill', Warns Watchdog

You try to be virtuous, wiping the curdling yoghurt off a plastic pot, then putting it in the recycling bin.

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The English dailies opened the week with news concerning the Pakatan Harapan (PH) government is in the midst of formulating a plan to rid the country of illegal immigrants; the Penang state government announcing to plans to seek a soft loan from the federal government to facilitate several projects; the country’s tertiary education set to undergo a major overhaul; and several states experiencing a severe shortage of teachers.

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Egyptian Women Challenge Social Norms By Practicing Parkour

CAIRO - A group of Egyptian women gather at an abandoned park in a Cairo suburb once a week, climbing walls and jumping around in the strenuous physical discipline known as Parkour, while also challenging the country’s conservative social norms.

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Swiss Folklore Fans Gather For World's Biggest Alpine Horn Festival

Pic: ReutersNENDAZ, SWITZERLAND: The soft sounds of hundreds of wooden Swiss alpine horns filled the valley below Switzerland’s Mount Tracouet on Sunday, as the world’s largest festival of its kind concluded after three days.

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Selfie With Planes At Langkawi Airport?

LANGKAWI: Selfie fans may get to pose for shots with aeroplanes once they disembark at the Langkawi International Airport.

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Meghan 'Lives In Fear' That Her Father Will Leak Their Conversations

Meghan Markle reportedly hasn't spoken to her father, Thomas Markle, in over two months, and it seems as though their fraught relationship may be beyond repair.

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Leaving On A Jetsuit? London Store Offers Chance To Hover Like 'Iron Man'

LONDON - Ever fancied a dab at being “Iron Man”? Now you can. A jet suit created by a British former commodities trader has gone on sale in a London department store with a cool price tag of 340,000 pounds ($443,428).

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Bodysuits, Boots And Masks Galore As Comic-Con Opens In San Diego

SAN DIEGO - There were bodysuits, boots and masks galore in San Diego as thousands of comic, superhero and anime fans flocked to the opening of Comic-Con on Thursday.

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Is UK Barbecue Charcoal Fuelling Global Deforestation?

 

A growing taste for al fresco dining is driving record charcoal sales in the UK but is it also fuelling global deforestation and climate change?

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