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World’s blind population to soar

Most of those affected live in Africa and Asia, a team wrote in The Lancet Global Health journal PARIS (France): The world's blind will increase...

Millions of Dutch eggs destroyed in growing insecticide scandal

German officials are also investigating reports that the contaminated product had been delivered directly to German poultry farms in the Lower Saxony region, which...

T Rex singer Marc Bolan’s son sues over ‘Baby Driver’ soundtrack

Debora, released in 1968, was Bolan's first hit after forming the psychedelic folk rock band initially known as Tyrannosaurus Rex, reaching number 34 in...

Woman to serve 15 months over boyfriend’s suicide

The prosecution had recommended a sentence of between seven and 12 years, accusing Carter of deliberately engineering Roy's death in a bid to seek...

Method for editing embryo DNA at centre of legal war

With the potential to revolutionise medicine and agriculture, the fight over patent rights in the United States potentially involves vast sums of money WASHINGTON (US):...