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When you have been raped

Unfortunately, Rape is no longer an alien word in today’s world. In fact, A 2014 United Nations Children Education Fund (UNICEF) report titled “Hidden In Plain Sight” said in part that “around 120 million girls worldwide (slightly more than 1 in 10) have experienced forced intercourse or other forced sexual …

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Bournemouth 3-1 Everton

Callum Wilson scored his first Premier League goals at the Vitality Stadium since January Eddie Howe said Bournemouth’s victory over Everton was a “huge moment in our season” as Callum Wilson scored twice at Vitality Stadium. “Callum took his goals really well and he pressed really well,” added Howe. “He …

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Watford and Arsenal shares points

Roberto Pereyra salvaged a point for Watford from the penalty spot in the 81st minute A Watford side brimming with attacking intent fought back from two goals down at half-time to draw at home to Arsenal in Quique Sanchez Flores’ first match since being reappointed Hornets manager. The hosts fired …

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan scores on debut

Henrikh Mkhitaryan joined Roma on loan from Arsenal on transfer deadline day On-loan Arsenal forward Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored on his debut as AS Roma beat Sassuolo 4-2 in Serie A. The Armenia international scored his side’s third goal with a low strike after Bryan Cristante’s header and a volley from …

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Thomas Cook ‘racing to finalise rescue deal’

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGES Thomas Cook has said it is “focused on completing” a rescue deal amid reports that some lenders could vote against the terms of the agreement. The troubled travel firm is understood to be in last minute negotiations with bondholders to approve a takeover by Chinese firm Fosun …

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SmileDirect Club: The $8bn braces firm boosted by selfies

Image copyrightNASDAQOrthodontics company SmileDirectClub is valued at about $8bn In the age of the selfie, smiles are paramount. Now American company SmileDirectClub has set out to profit. SmileDirectClub sells mail-order teeth aligners – a type of clear, plastic braces that the firm has turned into an $8bn (£6.5bn) business. The …

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Saudi oil attacks: Will fuel prices go up?

Image copyrightAFPConsumers may not see an immediate increase in the price of fuel Saudi Arabia’s state-owned company Aramco is the world’s biggest oil producer, generating 10% of the world’s oil, but it is also one of the world’s most profitable businesses. For a drone attack to have knocked half of …

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