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Maldives holidays WARNING: ‘Hundreds’ of tourists CANCEL bookings after state of emergency

Tourists have been cancelling hundreds of hotel bookings in Maldives every day since the imposition of a state of emergency last week, tour operators say.  Warnings were issued in China, India, the United States and Britain after President Abdulla Yameen imposed the emergency and arrested judges who had ordered him to free jailed opposition leaders. “We have had about 50-60 ...

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Hong Kong flu WARNING: UK urged to recognise signs as hundreds of East Asia schools CLOSE

Hundreds of thousands of Hong Kong children have started their Chinese New Year holidays early, after the government closed schools to prevent the spread of flu. All kindergartens, child care centres, primary schools and special schools will start their holidays from February 8. The holiday was due to begin next week. Schools should clean their premises thoroughly to ensure environmental ...

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Bird flu: NHS issues WARNING as deadly outbreak spreads – how to avoid infection

Bird flu is a deadly infection that’s caused by the H5N1, H7N9, and H5N6 influenza viruses. While common among birds, it can infect humans on rare occasions. The H5N1 virus has infected 860 people worldwide, according to latest World Health Organization figures. More than 450 people have died. Since March 2013, the H7N9 virus has infected 1,565 people, and 612 ...

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Diabetes warning: Six complications if you ignore the early signs and symptoms

Diabetes can cause serious long-term health problems if left untreated or not treated properly.  The longer you have diabetes, and the less controlled your blood sugar, the higher the risk of complications.  Some of the complications can be disabling or even life-threatening.  The NHS outlines six complications of type 2 diabetes.  Heart disease and stroke  Prolonged, poorly controlled blood glucose ...

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Aussie flu warning: This will NOT protect you from the deadly Australian infection

Deadly Aussie flu has swept across the UK since the beginning of October. Signs of the infection include headaches, fevers and diarrhoea. The deadly Influenza A (H3N2) virus could be prevented by washing your hands regularly, with warm and soapy water. While you can lower your risk by avoiding crowded areas and GP waiting rooms, antibiotics won’t help to prevent ...

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Drake Drops Two ‘Scary’ New Songs Without Warning

Surprise! The first Drake music of 2018 is here. The Toronto rapper surprised fans with a double play on Friday night (January 19), dropping “God’s Plan” and “Diplomatic Immunity.” The tracks — which are collectively titled Scary Hours — arrived with little warning, after Drake posted on Instagram that the songs would be available at midnight. With its playful beat ...

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