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How Wellcome and Gates charities profit from helping biotech

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By Ben Hirschler LONDON (Reuters) - The Wellcome Trust medical charity is to profit from U.S. approval of a new diagnostic cancer test, the first commercial product funded by the organization since the sale of its pharmaceuticals business to Glaxo in 1995. The Bill & Melinda...(more) 



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Kenya's new front in poaching battle: 'the future is in the hands of our communities'

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In a country hit by a devastating poaching surge for rhino horn and elephant ivory, local people are turning the tide – but the wider problems of demand, corruption and organised crime remain“It’s hard work. I cut their tusks off with an axe,” said Abdi Ali,...(more) 



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Isis attacks in Baghdad kill 11 as Iraqi forces try to retake Falluja

a shared story    22 hours 4 minutes ago
Eleven killed in two suicide bombings as military units try to advance into militants’ strongholdIsis has claimed responsibility for two suicide bombings in Baghdad as Iraqi forces entered Falluja, the latest phase in the week-long operation to capture the militants’ stronghold near the Iraqi capital.At least...(more) 



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Boris Johnson is nicer than Trump but just as divisive, says Ken Clarke

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Former chancellor criticises leading Brexiter for using similar tactics as US candidate to exploit fears on immigration The campaign to leave the EU has turned into a leadership bid by Boris Johnson, Ken Clarke has said – calling him simply a nicer version of Donald Trump.The...(more) 



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The Soweto uprising: share your experiences, pictures and perspectives

a shared story    22 hours 4 minutes ago
Forty years ago apartheid police killed hundreds of children protesting in the Johannesburg township. Were you there? We want your help telling this storyWednesday 16 June 1976 was a day that would change South Africa, when some 10,000 black children and teenagers took to the streets...(more) 



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Think TTIP is a threat to democracy? There’s another trade deal that’s already signed | Nick Dearden

a shared story    22 hours 4 minutes ago
If you needed proof that trade agreements are just an excuse to hand big business power at our expense, look no further than Ceta, a deal between the EU and CanadaAs the great powers gathered in Japan for last week’s G7 summit, a series of massive...(more) 



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The Asus Zenbo is a ridiculous home robot for $599

a shared story    22 hours 4 minutes ago
Meet Zenbo, a new robot friend for seniors, kids, and anybody else who wants to invite a less-cute real-world version of BB-8 into their own home. Asus chairman Jonney Shih showed off Zenbo on stage at Computex today, describing the robot as a smart home manager,...(more) 



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NASA successfully inflates expanding room on ISS and inflatable space stations could be next

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NASA successfully inflated a new experimental room aboard the International Space Station Saturday, in what could be the first step towards entire inflatable space hotels. 



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On Hockey: In Pittsburgh, Mike Sullivan’s Call to Order Resounds Its Way to the Finals

a shared story    22 hours 5 minutes ago
Mike Sullivan, summoning his exacting powers of persuasion, turned the Penguins into unlikely title contenders. 



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Boeing set to win $2.9 billion contract from UK MoD: the Telegraph

a shared story    23 hours 4 minutes ago
(Reuters) - Boeing Co is set to win a 2-billion-pound ($2.92 billion) contract from the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) for new Apache helicopters, the Telegraph reported.  



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VIDEO: Staying still at work 'as bad as smoking'

a shared story    23 hours 4 minutes ago
New data suggests more than half of us only go for a walk at work when we need the toilet. 



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Bahrain appeal ramps up opposition head jail term to 9 years

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Dubai (AFP) - A Bahraini appeals court on Monday ramped up Shiite opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman's jail sentence on charges of inciting violence to nine years from the original four, a judicial source said. 



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