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Canada to ban sex trade from hiring foreign workers

July 5th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ottawa, July 5 (IANS) The Canadian government has announced that it will no longer allow sex trade-related businesses from hiring temporary foreign workers.The federal Citizenship and Immigration Department will after ... Read more...

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Three US men found guilty of sexually exploiting Latin women

May 28th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 28 (IANS/EFE) A federal jury in New York has found three men guilty of forcing Latin American women into prostitution, a statement said.The undocumented immigrants - from ... Read more...

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Brit Muslims should think long-term future lies in UK: Minister

April 1st, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 1(ANI): It is not enough for Muslims to "rub along" without breaking the law, they must be persuaded that their long-term future lies in Britain, Minister of State for Security ... Read more...

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Drug-resistant strain of E. coli emerges in US

July 31st, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Washington, July 31 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that a new, drug-resistant strain of E. coli is causing serious antimicrobial-resistant infections in the US.The new strain, ST131 has ... Read more...

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Misuse Of Technology : Facebook Eradicates ‘Account Of Osama Bin Laden’

April 24th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Terrorists have unearthed in Facebook a fresh medium for the dissemination of their vitriolic ideology. The terrorist outfits and their chieftains are diligently utilizing ... Read more...

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‘We’ culture reduces depression risk in East Asians

October 28th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 28 (ANI): People who live in Western culture are more likely to get depressed than those from East Asian culture, suggests a new study.It is so because Westerners don't have ... Read more...

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Scheme to deradicalise Muslim Scots to be launched

June 14th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh (Scotland), June 14 (ANI): Scotland's anti-terror chiefs have announced plans to launch a scheme to deradicalise Scots who have fallen prey to Islamic extremists.According to The Scotsman, vulnerable individuals, including children, ... Read more...

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WFP launches emergency food distribution for Gazans

January 12th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Jan.12 (ANI): The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is responding to growing humanitarian needs in Gaza by distributing bread to families in areas that have been badly hit by ... Read more...

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Why we feel dull during dreary winter days

September 9th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 9(ANI): Ever wondered why you feel dull and lacklustre during the winter season? Well, researchers at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) have got the answer for ... Read more...

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Genes may be responsible for age-related hearing loss

November 15th, 2007 - 5:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): A new study of twins has revealed that genes play a significant role in the level of hearing loss that often appears in late middle age.Researchers from ... Read more...

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