Stella McCartney hopes fashion can have a ‘Me Too’ moment

Stella McCartney hopes fashion can have a ‘Me Too’ moment

Nicole Evatt, The Associated PressPublished Wednesday, January 17, 2018 10:23AM ESTLast Updated Wednesday, January 17, 2018 12:30PM EST LOS ANGELES — Designer Stella McCartney is ready to see the Me Too movement sweeping Hollywood make its way to the runways....
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S. Korea’s ‘kimchi deficit’ hits record high

S. Korea’s ‘kimchi deficit’ hits record high

South Korea’s trade deficit in kimchi, its proud traditional side dish of fermented cabbage, reached an all-time high last year as low-priced Chinese imports flooded the market, statistics showed Wednesday. The spicy foodstuff is emblematic of Korean cui...
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France to loan Britain famed 11th-century Bayeux Tapestry

France to loan Britain famed 11th-century Bayeux Tapestry

The Associated PressPublished Wednesday, January 17, 2018 8:03AM ESTLast Updated Wednesday, January 17, 2018 1:40PM EST PARIS — French officials plan to loan the historic Bayeux Tapestry to Britain, allowing the 11th-century artwork depicting the conques...
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Montreal man takes dogs sledding on winter walks: ‘Best when it’s coldest’

Montreal man takes dogs sledding on winter walks: ‘Best when it’s coldest’

Walking three dogs in the dead of winter can be a drag, but one Montreal dog owner has embraced the challenge by hitching his pooches up to a dogsled for their daily constitutional. Jean-Maxim Deshaies takes his three pets out...
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Eating high-salt diet may lead to dementia: Study

Eating high-salt diet may lead to dementia: Study

A high-salt diet reduces resting blood flow to the brain and may cause dementia, a study in mice suggests. (Image: Reuters) A high-salt diet reduces resting blood flow to the brain and may cause dementia, a study in mice suggests....
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Dr Reddy’s recalls single lot of breast cancer drug from US

Dr Reddy’s recalls single lot of breast cancer drug from US

Pharmaceuticals major Dr Reddy’s Laboratories has recalled a single lot of Docetaxel injection vials, used for treatment of breast cancer, USFDA has said. (Image: Reuters) Pharmaceuticals major Dr Reddy’s Laboratories has recalled a single lot of Docetaxel...
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ISRO releases first image taken by Cartosat-2 series satellite

ISRO releases first image taken by Cartosat-2 series satellite

The first day image captured by India’s recently launched weather observation Cartosat-2 series satellite shows a part of Indore city in Madhya Pradesh with the Holkar Cricket Stadium in the centre. (Image: PTI) The first day image captured by India’s...
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Luxury chalet to open on peak of Alaskan glacier

Luxury chalet to open on peak of Alaskan glacier

A luxury chalet perched dramatically on the peak of an Alaskan glacier is set to take the concept of living on the edge to new heights. The Sheldon Chalet isn’t for the traveler who harbours a disdain for winter and...
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Creative design for the disabled – and everybody else too

Creative design for the disabled – and everybody else too

Katherine Roth, The Associated PressPublished Tuesday, January 16, 2018 9:12AM EST NEW YORK — From snazzy canes to tremor-proof spoons to a racing wheelchair, a new exhibit at the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum highlights a surge in designs for....
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Non-invasive therapy could remotely kill cancer cells

Non-invasive therapy could remotely kill cancer cells

Scientists have developed a system that can non-invasively and remotely control immune cells so that they recognise and kill cancer cells. (Image: Reuters) Scientists have developed a system that can non-invasively and remotely control immune cells so that the...
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ISRO can deliver better with more resources: Kiran Kumar

ISRO can deliver better with more resources: Kiran Kumar

The Indian Space Research Organisation can do things at a much faster pace if given more resources, says the agency’s former Chairman AS Kiran Kumar. (Express Photo) The Indian Space Research Organisation can do things at a much faster pace...
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