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Shawcor Announces Conference Call/Webcast to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Year End 2018 Results Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 10:00am ET

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TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shawcor Ltd. (TSX: SCL) announced today that it expects to report its financial results for the period ended December 31st, 2018 on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, after the close of trading on the TSX. A conference call/webcast to discuss these results will be held on Thursday, March 7, Read More

Smallpox bioterrorist attack could devastate planet for 10 years

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In August 2018, Australian scientists launched a complex international simulation dubbed, ‘Exercise Mataika’, which investigated a ‘worst-case scenario’ for a smallpox bioterrorist attack and the results are horrifying. Smallpox, one of the most infectious diseases known to man, was officially eradicated in 1980, but two officially known samples of the disease are held in secure Read More

Les LNC annoncent leur adhésion au Conseil canadien des isotopes nucléaires

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CHALK RIVER, Ontario, 20 févr. 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Les Laboratoires Nucléaires Canadiens (LNC), la principale organisation de sciences et de technologie nucléaires au Canada, sont heureux d’annoncer qu’ils se joignent à une liste croissante d’organisations canadiennes membres du Conseil canadien des isotopes nucléaires (Canadian Nuclear Isotope Council – CNIC). Organisme indépendant formé de représentants Read More

Chinese tech a threat? Europe weary of Washington's 'nonsense' allegations against Huawei

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Washington is riding another wave of scaremongering by warning the world about the alleged dangers posed by Chinese tech giant Huawei. However, without solid proof, the message seems more like a cover for self-interests. Senior US officials have been urging the world to be “vigilant” over Chinese tech corporations and their communication grids, threatening to curb Read More

LGBT group drops Navratilova over 'transphobic' comments

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By Emily Mee, news reporter Tennis legend Martina Navratilova has been sacked as an ambassador for a group campaigning for LGBT sportspeople over “transphobic” comments. She wrote in The Sunday Times that it was “insane” and “cheating” for male-to-female athletes to be allowed to compete in women’s sport. “A man can decide to be female, Read More

Lagerfeld on fat people, sweatpants and dying

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Fashion legend Karl Lagerfeld was perhaps as known for his oft controversial statements as he was for his designs. He subscribed completely to the mantra of thin models on the catwalk and was not afraid to hit back at critics. Here are some of his best quotes. On his crafted persona: “I am like a Read More

Great white sharks could help cure cancer in humans

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Great white sharks could help scientists to discover a cure for cancer in humans thanks to their huge and extraordinary genome. The first “map” of the animal’s DNA has uncovered a range of mutations that protect against the disease and other aged-related conditions, as well as enhanced wound-healing. Great white sharks, which measure up to Read More

TransCanada dépose ses documents annuels de divulgation pour l’année 2018

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CALGARY, Alberta, 15 févr. 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Communiqué de presse – La société TransCanada Corporation (TSX : TRP) (NYSE : TRP) (TransCanada) a déposé aujourd’hui auprès des autorités canadiennes en valeurs mobilières : les états financiers consolidés vérifiés pour l’exercice terminé le 31 décembre 2018 avec le rapport de gestion correspondant (rapport annuel); et  la Read More

'I don't trust anyone': The British women who married IS jihadis

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By Alex Crawford, special correspondent Reema Iqbal is talking to us from behind the plastic sheeting which marks the tented area which is now her home in Roj camp in northeast Syria. She is not wearing the all-covering black Islamic dress and veil that most of the women walking around the camp are dressed in. Read More