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Instant Pot® Salsa Chicken


August 9, 2018

“An Instant Pot® makes an easy weeknight meal even easier! Frozen chicken breasts are combined with taco seasoning and salsa for a tasty Mexican-themed meal. You can use the meat for tacos, burrito bowls, or as a topping for baked potatoes. So many possibilities! I used this the first night for chicken quesadillas. The second night I used it as …

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New drugs put cancer into permanent sleep: Aussie research


August 9, 2018

SYDNEY: Australian scientists on Thursday said they have discovered a new type of drug that targets specific proteins to arrest the growth and spread of cancer, without the harmful side effects of conventional therapies. The drugs, which put cancer cells into a “permanent sleep” without damaging DNA, have “already shown great promise in halting cancer progression in models of blood …

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Women more likely to die of heart attack if doctor is male: study


August 9, 2018

FLORIDA: Women suffering heart attacks in hospital emergency rooms in the United States are more likely to die if their doctor is a man than a woman, warned a study Monday. The study was based on more than 500,000 patients admitted to hospital emergency departments for acute myocardial infarction — a medical term for heart attack — in Florida between …

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NASA poised to launch first Sun-skimming spaceship


August 9, 2018

Tampa: NASA is poised to launch a $1.5 billion spacecraft on a brutally hot journey toward the Sun, offering scientists the closest-ever view of our strange and mysterious star. After the Parker Solar Probe blasts off from Cape Canaveral, Florida on August 11, it will become the first spacecraft ever to fly through the Sun´s scorching atmosphere, known as the …

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Rare colony of seahorses in northern Greece


August 9, 2018

STRATONI, Greece: Diver Vasilis Mentogiannis is campaigning to protect a unique site in a remote gulf in north-eastern Greece where seahorses – a protected species ravaged by pollution and overfishing – are thriving. Having already restored their habitat in 2015 with ropes and synthetic plants after it was damaged by flood waters from a nearby village, he is now seeking …

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China, Germany defend business with Iran in face of U.S. threats


August 9, 2018

BEIJING/BERLIN: China and Germany defended their business ties with Iran on Wednesday in the face of President Donald Trump’s warning that any companies trading with the Islamic Republic would be barred from the United States. The comments from Beijing and Berlin signaled growing anger from partners of the United States, which reimposed strict sanctions against Iran on Tuesday, over its …

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Pakistan defends its economic partnership with China


August 9, 2018

Islamabad – Pakistan Wednesday defended its economic partnership with China, amid fears that the terms of opaque multi-billion dollar investments by Beijing could be exacerbating Islamabad´s economic woes as it considers a fresh IMF bailout. “We have noted recent media reports questioning the viability of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), claiming that it would create an unbearable debt burden for …

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Iran welcomes continuation of talks with Pakistan on gas pipeline


August 9, 2018

Tehran: Iranian deputy minister of petroleum for international affairs Amir Hoseein Zamani-Nia has said that Iran welcomes continuation of talks with Pakistan on the gas pipeline project. Iranian news agency IRNA reported that Amir Hoseein Zamani-Nia added that Tehran-Islamabad ties have always been historic and brotherly and their religious and cultural bonds serve as the biggest backbone for the two …

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Priyanka Chopra expresses desire to step into a male role


August 9, 2018

Global icon Priyanka Chopra has taken on a variety of roles in her acting career, and now the bathing beauty has claimed that she wants to don the avatar of a man. As per Indian media reports, the 36-year-old actor amidst an interactive session in New Delhi for Ficci FLO, went into discourse about her character of Alex Parrish in …

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Lohan slams #MeToo movement


August 9, 2018

LOS ANGELES – Lindsay Lohan has branded women speaking out about the #MeToo movement are ‘’weak’’. The 32-year-old actress – who admitted she never personally had any negative experiences with harassment or assault in Hollywood – admitted she would ‘’hate’’ herself for her comments, but hit out at ‘’attention seekers’’. Speaking to The Times newspaper, she said: ‘’I’m going to …

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