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Malaysia orders inquiry over half-naked tattoo show

Malaysia orders inquiry over half-naked tattoo show

Published 02/12/2019

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia ordered an investigation on Monday into what the government called a half-naked tattoo show held in the capital Kuala Lumpur, [more…]

Box Office: ‘Frozen 2’ Sets Thanksgiving Record, ‘Knives Out’ Scores

Box Office: ‘Frozen 2’ Sets Thanksgiving Record, ‘Knives Out’ Scores

Published 01/12/2019

LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Disney’s “Frozen 2” stuffed the box office competition during Thanksgiving, generating $85.2 million over the weekend and a record-setting $123.7 million [more…]

Diet pills, laxatives may signal eating disorder risk in young women

Diet pills, laxatives may signal eating disorder risk in young women

Published 29/11/2019

(Reuters Health) - Teens and young women who use diet pills and laxatives for weight control are five to six times more likely to be [more…]

Short sleep after menopause linked to weaker bones

Short sleep after menopause linked to weaker bones

Published 29/11/2019

(Reuters Health) - Bones may age faster in older women who get too little sleep, a U.S. study suggests. Based on data from nearly 11,000 [more…]

Elizabeth I revealed as the translator of Tacitus into English

Elizabeth I revealed as the translator of Tacitus into English

Published 29/11/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Elizabeth I, one of England’s best-loved monarchs, has been revealed to be the translator behind an English version of an ancient text [more…]

Cyber bullying, star suicides: The dark side of South Korea’s K-pop world

Cyber bullying, star suicides: The dark side of South Korea’s K-pop world

Published 28/11/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - The apparent suicide of a second K-pop artist in a month has cast renewed focus in South Korea on vicious personal attacks [more…]

‘Rise of Skywalker’ actor John Boyega: ‘I left the script under my bed’

‘Rise of Skywalker’ actor John Boyega: ‘I left the script under my bed’

Published 28/11/2019

(Reuters) - British actor John Boyega said on Wednesday that he left his copy of the closely-guarded script for the new “Star Wars” movie under [more…]

Love your clothes and pass them on, says Vogue supremo Wintour

Love your clothes and pass them on, says Vogue supremo Wintour

Published 28/11/2019

ATHENS (Reuters) - Clothes should be cherished, re-worn and even passed on to the next generation, Anna Wintour, the influential editor of Vogue magazine said, [more…]

With suction cups and lots of luck, scientists measure blue whale’s heart rate

With suction cups and lots of luck, scientists measure blue whale’s heart rate

Published 28/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Using a bright orange electrocardiogram machine attached with suction cups to the body of a blue whale, scientists for the first time [more…]

Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss sexual assault charges

Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss sexual assault charges

Published 27/11/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York judge has denied Harvey Weinstein’s request to dismiss two predatory sexual assault charges, ahead of the former Hollywood [more…]