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Media Coverage Of Terrorism ‘Leads To Further Violence’

Violence, so the saying goes, begets violence. Now evidence is emerging that suggests even the reporting of violence can trigger further attacks. Research has found that sensationalist media coverage of acts of terrorism results in more such acts being committed.

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Obama To Unveil ‘Biggest Step Ever’ In Climate Fight

US President Barack Obama speaking to reporters before signing a federal Highway Trust Fund bill into law in the Oval Office at the White House, Washington July 31, 2015. — Reuters WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama will tomorrow unveil what he called the “biggest, most important step we've ever taken” to fight climate change, a sensitive issue central to his legacy.

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MH370: Plane Door Found On Reunion - Sky Sources

MH370: Plane Door Found On Reunion - Sky Sources

The door of a plane has been found washed up on Reunion Island, according to Sky sources.

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Ghost Prank Goes Horribly Wrong When Driver Runs Over Prankster Wearing White Sheet

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The next time you decide to play a prank on someone, you better think of the consequences first.

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UN Warns Myanmar Flood Toll To Increase As Rains Lash Region

Myanmar rescue workers assist victims with their cattle to flee flooded areas near Thayet township of Magway Region, Myanmar on August 1, 2015.PHOTO: EPAYANGON: The toll from flash floods and landslides in Myanmar after days of torrential rain is likely to spike, the United Nations warned Sunday, as monsoonal downpours brought misery to thousands across the region.

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Cruel Carer Caught On Spy Camera Assaulting 87-Year-Old Man And Calling Residents 'F***Ing Vegetables'

Pic:Mail OnlineA carer caught calling residents 'f***ing vegetables' and assaulting an 87-year-old man after the victim's daughter set up a secret camera, has walked free from court.

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Giant, Hungry Snails Are Eating The Stucco Off Houses In Florida

Pic: AFP

Miami: Florida plant detectives are on the trail of a slippery foe, an invasive African land snail that is wily, potentially infectious, and can grow as big as a tennis shoe.

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We Hope That Malaysia Will Remain Stable: PM Lee

Pic: CNASINGAPORE: As Singapore gears up to mark 50 years of independence next week, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Friday (Jul 31) sat down for a television interview with Ambassador-at-Large Chan Heng Chee, chairman of the Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities to talk about issues concerning the future of the country.

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Journalist Accidentally Sends Picture Of Genitals To Group Chat Of 150

Pic: StraitsTimesTOKYO: Japanese broadcaster TV Asahi apologised on Saturday after its Bangkok bureau chief posted an image of his genitals on a mobile forum set up by Thailand's foreign ministry, which warned of "consequences".

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Angelina Jolie Meets Buddhist Monks In Training During UN Trip To Burma

Pic: DailyMail

Angelina Jolie has paid a visit to a Buddhist monastery and was pictured bowing to some young monks during the third day of her UN visit to Burma.

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