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Cleaning Sprays As Harmful As Heavy Smoking For Women's Lungs

OSLO -- Regular use of cleaning sprays can hurt a woman's lungs as badly as smoking 20 cigarettes a day, according to a new study by scientists in Norway, Xinhua news agency reported, citing a Newsweek article.

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Actress Emma Watson Donates Over US$1.4 Million To Fight Sexual Harassment

LONDON -- British actress Emma Watson has donated one million pounds (over US$ 1.4 million) to the Justice and Equality Fund for a crowdfunding anti-sexual harassment campaign, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

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‘Three Billboards’ Wins, Women Make Waves At UK Film Awards

LONDON  — Ferocious female-led tragicomedy “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” was the big winner Sunday at the British Academy Film Awards in London, where women demanding an end to harassment, abuse and inequality dominated the ceremony.

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Black Panther: South Korea Tops International Box Office

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Moviegoers in South Korea have helped propel Marvel Studio's Black Panther to the top of the global box office rankings.

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Uber Eats Driver Delivered Meal Then Killed Customer

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An UberEats driver had allegedly shot and killed a customer after completing a delivery.

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As China's Year Of The Dog Begins, Imperial Pekingese Breed Is Scarce

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BEIJING - For centuries, owning the flat-faced Pekingese dog was a luxury to be enjoyed only by China’s royal family.

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Swiss Couple Cycle 17,000 KMs To Watch Son Compete

Pic: ReutersPYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA: A year and 17,000 kms later, a Swiss couple arrived in Pyeongchang this week to watch their son compete in the Winter Olympics.

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Woman Shares Warning 'Black Line On Nail' Could Be Sign Of Cancer

A woman has shared a warning in which she claims that finding a black line down your nail could be a sign of cancer.

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Mosque In Penang Welcomed CNY With A Celebration For The Community

A mosque in Tasek Gelugor, Penang, took a thoughtful initiative to host a Chinese New Year celebration for the local Tionghua community over the weekend.

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Langkawi Skycab Enjoy Overwhelming Demands Despite Stranded Tourists Incident

Pic: BernamaLANGKAWI: The incident of stranded tourists after the Langkawi SkyCab cable car system broke down yesterday had not affected the crowd turnout for the ride today.

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