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Feb 29 2016

BBC missed many chances to stop Jimmy Savile abuse

The impartial investigation was set up by the BBC in 2012 to look at the corporation's culture and practices during the years it employed Savile - thought to be from 19...

Feb 29 2016

France says detects first sexually transmitted Zika case

Two are still pregnant. In the agency's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report , or MMWR , CDC researchers reported, that two of the 14 cases had been confirmed with ...

Feb 29 2016

Weekend renters find corpse in Paris garden of Airbnb rental

The corpse was found at the bottom of the garden in the Palaiseau commune in a Southern suburb of Paris. Bertrand Daillie, the deputy prosecutor for Evry, told AP news ...

Feb 29 2016

Russian leader pushes Syria truce deal amid skepticism

UN Security CouncilThe council president said that the closed council meeting touched upon the humanitarian situation in Syria. "Going forward we have to be very care...

Feb 29 2016

Former Malaysian PM resigns from ruling party

However, his departure from the ruling party is unlikely to have a major impact on Najib, who continues to enjoy the support of senior UMNO leaders. PKR deputy presiden...