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Crocodiles, pythons and militias: South Sudan's children risk death for school
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Crocodiles, pythons and militias: South Sudan's children risk death for school

En Vnexpress - One of the most common reasons for non-attendance is the long distance students have to walk to school.

Tourists at risk from traffic mayhem in Vietnam: report
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Tourists at risk from traffic mayhem in Vietnam: report

En Vnexpress - The country is well-known for its chaotic traffic, especially during rush hour.

Drowning for sand: miners risk all for India's building boom
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Drowning for sand: miners risk all for India's building boom

En Vnexpress - Miners are dying to meet rising demand from a booming construction sector.

Honda recalls 2.1 million vehicles worldwide over fire risk
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Honda recalls 2.1 million vehicles worldwide over fire risk

En nexpress - The battery sensors may not be sufficiently sealed against moisture intrusion.

Thousands of jobs at risk over spat between Vietnam coal corporation and power group
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Thousands of jobs at risk over spat between Vietnam coal corporation and power group

En nexpress - Imported coal is currently cheaper than what's available on the domestic market, so which industry should the government support?

Qatar says Gulf crisis puts $2 bn in contracts at risk
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Qatar says Gulf crisis puts $2 bn in contracts at risk

En nexpress - The crisis has forced Qatar to turn elsewhere for long-term trade partners, especially those in Asia.

Czech scientists see growing risk of asteroid hitting Earth
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Czech scientists see growing risk of asteroid hitting Earth

Yahoo News The risk is growing that Earth will be hit by an asteroid from a meteor stream known as the Taurids, Czech astronomers said on Tuesday. The astronomers, from the Czech Academy of

Metals and nutrients in baby teeth tied to autism risk
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Metals and nutrients in baby teeth tied to autism risk

Yahoo News By Marilynn Larkin (Reuters Health) - Differences in exposure to certain metals and nutrients like lead and zinc in the womb and in early childhood may affect a child’s risk of developing

Humans pose ever-bigger extinction risk to animals: review
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Humans pose ever-bigger extinction risk to animals: review

Yahoo News An ever-expanding human population and exploding demand for food, water and living space, will place animals at "unprecedented" extinction risk in the next 50 years, experts warned

Why Sleep Is So Important for People at Risk for Heart Disease
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Why Sleep Is So Important for People at Risk for Heart Disease

Yahoo News People in the study who had a high body mass index (BMI) and elevated cholesterol along with a few other risk factors for heart disease and diabetes — a combination called metabolic

He’s given at-risk young men the space to learn and grow
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He’s given at-risk young men the space to learn and grow

Yahoo News When Richard Bienvenue finished graduate school, he took a position in the school system in Virginia’s Arlington County, working with at-risk youths. “The idea never left me ... working

Chinese association poses high risk in anti-dumping investigation
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Chinese association poses high risk in anti-dumping investigation

Vietnamnet - Vietnam will have to pay a heavy price if its products continue to be associated with Chinese, economists have warned.

Risk provisions remain principal burden on VN banks
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Risk provisions remain principal burden on VN banks

Vietnamnet - Although their business operations have shown brighter prospects and many banks are planning to earn trillions in profit this year, the risk provision pressure remains a significant

Risk provisions remain principal burden on banks
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Risk provisions remain principal burden on banks

Vietnamnet - Although their business operations have shown brighter prospects and many banks are planning to earn trillions in profit this year, the risk provision pressure remains a significant

Chinese travelers: opportunity or risk for tourism development?
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Chinese travelers: opportunity or risk for tourism development?

EN VietNamNet - While many people have expressed concern about the thousands of Chinese tourists coming across border gates, businesses think it presents great opportunities to develop tourism.

Tra fish export: China lucrative market but high risk
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Tra fish export: China lucrative market but high risk

Vietnamnet - China has become an increasingly lucrative market for Vietnam’s Tra fish (pangasius) but Vietnamese enterprises face risks in this market.

UN says 1.4 million African children at risk in famine: Why there’s still hope
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UN says 1.4 million African children at risk in famine: Why there’s still hope

Yahoo News Nearly 1.4 million African children are at "imminent risk" of death due to famine in four countries, according to the United Nations International Children's Fund. UNICEF's announcement

Saudi-led coalition strikes Yemeni port, civilians at risk
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Saudi-led coalition strikes Yemeni port, civilians at risk

Yahoo News By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - The Saudi-led coalition has intensified air strikes on the Yemeni port of Hodeidah, possibly trapping civilians and hampering a humanitarian

Brazil: 90 pct of most at-risk for yellow fever vaccinated
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Brazil: 90 pct of most at-risk for yellow fever vaccinated

Yahoo News SAO PAULO (AP) — Ninety percent of people living in the areas most affected by a yellow fever outbreak in Brazil have been vaccinated, authorities said Thursday.

Health Ministry warns about avian flu risk from China
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Health Ministry warns about avian flu risk from China

Baomoi - The Ministry of Health’s Department of Preventive Medicine has just warned about the spread of avian influenza A (H7N9) virus from China to Vietnam.

UN warns west Mosul civilians at 'extreme risk'
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UN warns west Mosul civilians at 'extreme risk'

Yahoo News The estimated 750,000 people living in jihadist-controlled west Mosul are in grave danger, the United Nations warned on Tuesday, 100 days into a massive Iraqi operation to retake the city.

Derivatives hold incentive and risk
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Derivatives hold incentive and risk

Vietnamnet - With Vietnam set to open its first derivatives market, experts are warning of the preparations needed to minimise potential investor risks.