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Virginity: cultural congruity between sexes

The issue of virginity has been in existence right from the beginning of man. Looking at it religiously, the Bible lays so much emphasis on virginity. Moreover, during those periods before the 20th century, the western world put much attention on virginity. When a woman is found without her Maidenhead, …

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stephblog giveaway season 1 winner

Thank you all for participating today. Today’s winners are: Adedeji Adeola   3 points Michael               2 points   Congratulations to the winners!   STEPHBLOG GIVEAWAY scores so far: Michael                 –12points Adedeji Adeola     –9points Paula          …

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WHAT YOU NEED TO WEAR FOR THAT JOB INTERVIEW

What do you need to wear for a Job interview? In our world today, getting invited for a job interview has become quite cumbersome talk more of getting an invite to be interviewed for ones dream job. However, what do we then say when one then gets invited for that …

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What has gone wrong with rail franchising?

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGES The debate over the future of running Britain’s rail network flared up once more this week. While the government tepidly defended its system, unions and passengers united to attack it as prices were hiked again above the government’s own preferred measure of inflation. Even the Department for …

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‘How I lost £25,000 when my cryptocurrency was stolen’

Image copyrightDAN TAYLOR PHOTOGRAPHYMonty Munford says the world of cryptocurrency is like a “savage bazaar” It’s bad enough realising that somebody’s nicked £25,000 of your hard-earned cash. It’s even worse when you realise there’s little chance of getting it back. This is the story of how I got my fingers …

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General Electric: Madoff investigator alleges $38bn fraud

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGESHarry Markopolos alerted regulators about Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme in the early 2000s A private financial investigator who flagged warnings about Bernard Madoff’s $65bn Ponzi scheme is now targeting one of America’s blue chip companies. In a 175-page report Harry Markopolos claimed General Electric (GE) was hiding an …

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Capital One accused ‘breached 30 other organisations’

Image copyrightEPADetails about the data breach at Capital One came to light in July A software developer accused of stealing data from finance company Capital One took files from over 30 other organisations, prosecutors claim. The alleged thief, Paige Thompson, was arrested after reportedly talking online about taking Capital One …

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Ted Baker dumps Debenhams for Next on children’s clothing

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGES Ted Baker is ending its partnership to sell children’s clothing through Debenhams and is switching to Next. It has signed a five-year deal with Next, who will “create and sell” Ted Baker-branded clothes, shoes and accessories for babies and children. The news comes just months after Debenhams, …

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YouTube: LGBT video-makers sue claiming discrimination

Image copyrightYOUTUBEYouTubers Amp Somers, Chrissy Chambers and Chase Ross are suing YouTube A group of YouTube video-makers is suing it and parent company Google, claiming both discriminate against LGBT-themed videos and their creators. The group claims YouTube restricts advertising on LGBT videos and limits their reach and discoverability. But YouTube …

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Share trading in London delayed by technical issue

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGES Trading in the biggest shares listed on the London Stock Exchange was delayed for more than an hour, in the longest outage in more than eight years. Shares in the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 indexes were affected, although smaller stocks traded as normal at 08:00. Trading …

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can you mention the names?

THIS IS THE FINAL QUESTION FOR THIS WEEK’S GIVEAWAY!! Five Russian weightlifters have been provisionally suspended for potential doping violations in weightlifting,what are their names? N.B:THE OVERALL WINNER WILL BE ANNOUNCED TONIGHT—-GET READY!!!!

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Huawei gets caught up in China territory controversy

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGES China’s Huawei, the tech giant under scrutiny for its alleged links to the Chinese government, has become caught up in a controversy surrounding the representation of Taiwan. Huawei has come under fire for allegedly implying in its smartphone settings that Taiwan is independent. Despite a backlash on …

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Turkish army pension fund to buy British Steel

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGES Turkey’s military pension fund has reached a tentative deal to take over British Steel. The Turkish Armed Forces Assistance Fund (known as Oyak) said it planned to take control of British Steel by the end of the year. Accountants at its investment arm, Ataer, have exclusive rights …

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US Open: Andy Murray will not play at Flushing Meadows

Murray played his first singles match since career-saving hip surgery in January – a 6-4 6-4 loss to France’s Richard Gasquet in Cincinnati Former world number one Andy Murray says he will play no part in this month’s US Open. The 2012 champion had intended to play doubles in New …

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europa league:wolves beat pyunik to secure playoffs

Jota scored nine goals in the Premier League for Wolves last season Diogo Jota scored a stunning acrobatic volley as Wolves beat Armenians Pyunik 4-0 at Molineux and 8-0 on aggregate to set up a Europa League play-off tie with Italian side Torino. Jota came off the bench late on …

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Beetroot(Unknown Helper)

Beet, also known as Beet Greens, Beet Juice, is a vegetable that is commonly used for the production of pin lips balm among other ingredients, however, beetroot also has other uses outside the above which include; Lower blood pressure: Research has found out that those who drank beetroot juice daily …

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