Toronto schools investigate anti-vaccination letter

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Toronto schools investigate anti-vaccination letter

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption There are at least four children in each classroom A school district in Toronto, Canada, is investigating after a letter sent to a parent of a student who…

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Mad, dangerous man – who was Aziz Ahmadi?

Ian Birrell: ‘Neither man has had much to do with politics, but Islamists are often having their way in their respective communities’ Eerily familiar even after his 80th birthday, Muhammad Aziz remains one of…

Philippines' Duterte confirms 2022 senate bid

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Philippines’ Duterte confirms 2022 senate bid

Image copyright RONNIE MILANO/FAVOURITE STRIKE Picture Perfect Image caption During the election campaign President Duterte said he had a “unconditional” love for his daughter, Leonor “Leni” Duterte Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has confirmed he…

Author Anna Thalke: 'Swedish Girl From St Petersburg'

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Author Anna Thalke: ‘Swedish Girl From St Petersburg’

Play Audio Clip Listen to audio clip. Anna Thalke says she was inspired by Anton Chekhov’s timeless character, Trigorin, to create a character that epitomizes the Stockholm Syndrome. Anna was a native of Sweden…

How the $1.3tn omnibus spending bill might change your life

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How the $1.3tn omnibus spending bill might change your life

On Thursday, the House of Representatives will vote on an underlying appropriations bill that will provide funding for social programs from healthcare and food stamps to infrastructure and veterans services. It appears that the…