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  1. UK industry group wants next Government to invest in drug production

    Industry group the ABPI has called on the next UK Government to support local drug production, increase National Health Service (NHS) funding and put life sciences at the heart of its post-Brexit…
  2. Catalent to increase spray-drying capacity for APIs at Pharmatek

    Catalent Pharma Solutions has said it will increase spray drying capacity at a plant owned by recent acquisition Pharmatek…
  3. Acasti strengthens IP position for krill-derived rival to GSK's Lovaza

    Acasti Pharma Inc. has been granted two additional composition and use patents for its investigational, hypertriglyceridemia drug candidate…
  4. Muslim MP Anne Aly falsely accused of refusing to lay wreath on Anzac Day

    Theage.com.au - Health 04.27 / 14:22 www.theage.com.au
    Australia's first female Muslim federal MP Anne Aly has fallen victim to fake news after an unsubstantiated story about her "refusal" to lay a wreath on Anzac Day appeared on a Facebook…
  5. Wanted Chinese fugitive believed to be hiding in plain sight on leafy inner west street

    Theage.com.au - Health 04.27 / 13:44 www.theage.com.au
    A leafy street in Sydney's Burwood has been listed by China's feared corruption investigators as the possible residence of one of its 'most wanted' international…
  6. NRL Season 2017: Penrith Panthers in freefall as Brisbane Broncos push them to fifth-consecutive defeat

    Theage.com.au - Health 04.27 / 13:32 www.theage.com.au
    Penrith coach Anthony Griffin says the competition has its 'foot on the throat' of the struggling Panthers after they fell to another defeat, this time at the hands of the Broncos in…
  7. Mental illness workers' compo claims cost 'toxic' businesses double

    Theage.com.au - Health 04.27 / 12:22 www.theage.com.au
    Kerin Kenny worked so much overtime she became physically ill. Once, she was so exhausted she slept under her…
  8. Cassini phones home after dive between Saturn and rings

    Theage.com.au - Health 04.27 / 11:44 www.theage.com.au
    NASA's Cassini spacecraft has made a historic descent through a gap between Saturn and its rings, NASA…
  1. Dutch school standards vary widely, some pupils missing out: inspectors

    Dutchnews.nl - Education & Family 04.27 / 13:04 dutchnews.nl
    The Dutch educational system is failing to make the most of pupils’ abilities and this is partly due to…
  2. School did not discriminate by sending Down’s Syndrome boy away

    Dutchnews.nl - Education & Family 04.26 / 20:04 dutchnews.nl
    A primary school in Utrecht was within its rights to send away a pupil suffering from Down’s Syndrome, the D…
  1. 'American Gods' Stars on How the Show's Portrayal of Immigrants is More Relevant Than Ever

    Europe.newsweek.com - Culture 04.27 / 18:28 europe.newsweek.com
    It's telling that none of the three lead actors in the new Starz and Amazon Prime fantasy drama are…
  2. Review: 'American Gods' Demands Full Attention and Not a Little Faith

    Europe.newsweek.com - Culture 04.27 / 17:11 europe.newsweek.com
    "The writing is sharp and furiously paced; the cast bristles with…
  3. What To Do On Labor Day? The Skanzen Waits For You With Free Programs

    Hungarytoday.hu - Culture 04.27 / 15:17 hungarytoday.hu
    The Hungarian Open Air Museum celebrates its 50th birthday in 2017. They prepared to the celebration with various programs such as concerts, eco-garden, witch’s brew and numerous exciting things. On the 1st of may at Labor Day, the museum opens its gates and invites every interested visitors for without entrant fees. The Skanzen of Szentendre is an open air ethnographic […] The post What To Do On Labor Day? The Skanzen Waits For You With Free Programs appeared first on Hungary T…
  4. Macao to celebrate Int'l Museum Day with drunken dragon festival

    China.org.cn - Arts 04.27 / 14:19 www.china.org.cn
    Macao to celebrate International Museum Day which falls on May 18 with traditional rituals and other events, the special administrative region's cultural department said…
  5. Watch: 'The Simpsons' on Donald Trump's First 100 Days as U.S. President

    Europe.newsweek.com - Culture 04.27 / 11:58 europe.newsweek.com
    Get ready for Donald's bedtime reading, Ivanka's new job and poor Marge trying her best to…
  6. Madonna Slams Planned Biopic of Her Life: 'Lies Have No Legs'

    Europe.newsweek.com - Culture 04.27 / 11:04 europe.newsweek.com
    Universal Pictures have snapped up the rights to "Blond Ambition" from screenwriter Elyse…
  7. Ryan Tedder on Adele, Beyoncé and Recording at Abbey Road Studios

    Europe.newsweek.com - Culture 04.27 / 10:20 europe.newsweek.com
    Speaking to Newsweek, the music producer also dropped hints about a One Direction star's solo…
  8. “Alien: Covenant” new prologue reveals “Prometheus” mystery

    Panarmenian.net - Culture 04.27 / 07:31 panarmenian.net
    The prologue, titled "The Crossing", offers the first look at Elizabeth, who actually repairs David despite all awful things he did in…