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Canada bans polygamist immigrants

Ottawa – Canada’s immigration minister Chris Alexander on Wednesday unveiled plans to ban entry to migrants who practice polygamy and what he termed “barbaric cultural practices”. The move follows a spate of so-called “honour” killings over the past decade involving immigrant families from the Middle East and South Asia. “We are strengthening our laws to […]

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Man kills girlfriend, puts photos online

Seattle – A Washington man is accused of killing his girlfriend, posting photos of her body online and writing that he wanted authorities to find and kill him. Authorities on Wednesday found the woman’s car abandoned after a brief police chase. Kitsap County sheriff’s Deputy Scott Wilson said police in Portland, Oregon, found Amber Lynn […]

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Cancer, reason you must eat okra

You are likely to be familiar with okra, a popular vegetable served with many local dishes. Along with being tasty, experts say okra offers a wide array of health benefits, including protection from cancer, reports Sade Oguntola. Don’t be put off by okra’s somewhat slimy texture. Scientists have found okra a powerful ally in fighting […]

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