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Why is Egypt painting all its buildings

Why is Egypt painting all its buildings

It is something which we have seen in India. Buildings and structures of the capital city of a state being painted in same colour since the top leader loves them. Though there is no explicit instruction from the leader to the officials to paint the city as per her colour preferences, something on those lines has taken place in Egypt.

10 Global health threats

10 Global health threats

Washington, Jan 22: World Health Organization released a list of what they believe are the top 10 threats to global health. The list included a few new additions like "weak primary health care" and what WHO calls "vaccine hesitancy" or the "reluctance or refusal to vaccinate despite the availability of vaccines."

Spain: 2-yr-old boy trapped in borewell

Spain: 2-yr-old boy trapped in borewell

It's almost a week now and the authorities have yet not succeeded in bringing out the toddler that fell inside a dry borehole while going out for picnic with its parents. Hope about rescuing the child alive is fading fast with time and now the rescuers have started drilling to reach the boy, the Guardian reported.

Pakistan exports over 100,000 kg human hair to China

Pakistan exports over 100,000 kg human hair to China

Pakistan has exported to China over 100,000 kg of human hair valued at USD 132,000 over the last five years. The Ministry of Commerce and Textile told the National Assembly that 105,461 kg of human hair was exported to China in the lat five years, the Dawn reported. Demand for human hair has increased in China due to growth in the makeup industry.

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