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News: Oman Air increases baggage allowance on flights to India and the Philippines

Oman Air has started the holiday season early by offering an increased baggage allowance on flights from Muscat to India and the Philippines until December 15th. The national carrier of the Sultanate of Oman already offers a generous allowance of two bags per person weighing up to 30 kilograms in total. Guests flying between Muscat and the following Indian cities ...

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Health warning: Two fizzy drinks a week increases heart disease, diabetes and stroke risk

Researchers uncovered evidence to prove a positive association between sugary drinks and weight gain, plus the eventual risk of developing metabolic syndrome – a cluster of risk factors that raise the chances of developing heart problems and diabetes. The study suggests drinking two sugar-sweetened drinks a week increases the risk of Type 2 diabetes. One is enough to raise blood ...

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Los Angeles Feature Film Production Increases 7.6% in Third Quarter

On-location feature film production in Greater Los Angeles increased by 7.6% in the third quarter to 1,172 shoot days, according to the permitting agency FilmL.A. The agency, which released the report on Wednesday, credited the California Film & Television Tax Credit Program for the gain. It said the incentive program — which provides a 20% tax credit — contributed 133 filming ...

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Dementia warning: Having a stroke increases risk of THIS deadly type

Dementia is caused when the brain is damaged by diseases, which can greatly impact quality of life and even prove deadly. Research has revealed a significant link between stroke and dementia. Earlier this new figures showed that one in three stroke sufferers will develop dementia within five years. More worrying still, one in ten will experience brain decline within 12 ...

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