Suicide attack in Baghdad kills 25

Suicide attack in Baghdad kills 25

The attack targeted Aviation Square, a commercial area of Baghdad, the interior ministry said in a statement. It was carried out by two men who detonated vests packed with explosives, it said.

Iraq declared victory last month over the Islamic State group that took control of nearly a third of Iraq three years ago, but the militants continue to carry out attacks and bombings in different parts of the country.

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Japan's latest sensation is a cryptocurrency pop group

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are par for the course, how do you stand out? By tying yourself to something trendy -- and in 2018, that means cryptocurrency. Virtual Currency Girls), a J-pop group where each of the eight girls represents one of the larger digital monetary formats. Yes, you're supposed to cheer for bitcoin or swoon over ethereum (what, no litecoin? The group played its first concert on January 12th, and naturally you had to pay in cryptocurrency to be one of the few members of the general public to get in.

The group's first single, "The Moon and Virtual Currencies and Me," warns listeners about the perils of fraud and extols the virtues of good online security.

And yes, there's a reason for the exceptionally timely theme. Katsosuka Shojo is promoting the idea that cryptocurrency isn't a "tool of speculation," but rather a means of creating a "wonderful future. with legal recognition and one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges. There really is an audience for this, then.

The real question: how long will this last? It could find a following.

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French salmonella baby milk scandal 'affects 83 countries'

French salmonella baby milk scandal 'affects 83 countries'

A salmonella scandal at French dairy group Lactalis has affected 83 countries, where 12 million boxes of powdered baby milk are being recalled, the company's CEO said Sunday in an interview with French media.

We must take account the scale of this operation: more than 12 million boxes are affected," he said, adding that distributors would no longer have to sort through the produce to find the contaminated powder. They know that everything has to be removed from the shelves," Emmanuel Besnier said.

Besnier, scion of the secretive family behind one of the world's biggest dairy groups, promised compensation for all the families affected.

He said that the consequences of this health crisis for consumers, including babies under six months, were at the forefront of his mind. It is for us, for me, a great concern," he told the Journal du Dimanche.

Hundreds of lawsuits have been filed against the group by families who say their children got salmonella poisoning after drinking powdered milk made by the company.

So far French officials have reported 35 cases of infants getting salmonella from the powder, while one case has been reported in Spain and another is being investigated in Greece.

An association representing victims says the authorities are underestimating the number of cases.

There are complaints and there will be an investigation with which we will fully collaborate. We never thought to act otherwise," Besnier said.

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Hulu announces April release date for The Handmaid’s Tale

Hulu announces April release date for The Handmaid’s Tale

Hulu on Friday released the first images of the next season of The Handmaid’s Tale, announcing that the next season will be released in April. Unfortunately, they weren’t any more specific than that.

Another lingering question is whether or not Hulu will continue on with its weekly release of episodes for Season 2. In the first season, Hulu

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One more murder in Mangaluru

, Mangaluru, Jan 14 2018, 1:26 IST

One more murder in Mangaluru

Notorious rowdy and 'Ullal Target Group' leader Ilyas,

Notorious rowdy and 'Ullal Target Group' leader Ilyas, whose photo with Food and Civil Supplies Minister U T Khader went viral recently, was stabbed to death in his house in Jeppu Kutpady in Mangaluru on Saturday morning.

Ilyas had been released

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Hulu announces April release date for The Handmaid’s Tale

Hulu announces April release date for The Handmaid’s Tale

Hulu on Friday released the first images of the next season of The Handmaid’s Tale, announcing that the next season will be released in April. Unfortunately, they weren’t any more specific than that.

Another lingering question is whether or not Hulu will continue on with its weekly release of episodes for Season 2. In the first season, Hulu

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