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Same-sex Marriage: Shahzina Tariq Vows to Live With groom
...ir marriage ends. Recording her statement before civil
judge Syed Hassan Abbas Rizvi, Shahzina said she was not abducted by anyone, adding that their marriage took place with mutual consent. I called Shumail and wished to be his life partner and he responded to my proposal positively, the Dawn quoted h...
Traffic Control Boxes to Help Road Monitoring
...explained Benjamin Coifman, associate professor of civil
and environmental engineering and geodetic science at Ohio State. He is also an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering. The car-sized wire loops buried in the pavement effectively act as metal detectors. When a car passes over a...
Somerville, A Town Committed to Tackle Obesity Among Kids
...s commitment, the town council decided to give its civil
servants an incentive to work on their physical fitness. By going to the gym, they could receive a refund of the monthly membership fee. In addition to offering smaller portions, about 20 restaurants in the town began including low-fat items on the...
Doctors Not Exempt from Competition Law, Australian Commission Warns
...the Adelaide heart-surgery market. He imposed a civil
penalty of $55,000, plus $5000 towards the ACCC's ... Dr Ross. Dr Jurisevic said he was considering a civil
action for loss of income, estimated at more than $2 million. The full-time thoracic surgeon is al...
Gays and Lesbians can Obtain asylum in US on Grounds of Harassment and Abuse
...roops "not to act like women." In an atmosphere of civil
war militarism, he said, he felt equally threatened by the guerrillas, the armed forces and members of the right-wing squads who called themselves social cleansing committees. "To them, people like me were filth," he said. Often, Pilcher and other ...
US TB Traveler Sued Over 'reckless and Selfish Behavior'
...d on behalf of the complainants that nine separate civil
lawsuits would be filed against Speaker on Thursday, and more suits could be filed in the coming few weeks. The complainants have been unable to work, and live with fear, stigma and isolation, he told the Canadian Broadcasting Corp., lamenting, "al...
Longoria and Parker Couples Not in a Hurry for Babies Now
... 7 this year, a day after they exchanged vows in a civil
Sexual Abuse Payout Re-opens Old Wounds
...e best they could under the imperfect rules of the civil
justice system."All you can do is measure the legal implications of your case," said Raymond P. Boucher, the lead attorney for the victims. "If you are a victim in 1980 and you are the only victim [of that priest] and there are no witnesses and no do...
Lack of Medical Facilities Have Claimed Lives of Newborns at Chhattisgarh Hospital
...e government had served a show-cause notice to the civil
surgeon of the hospital and two other doctors. He said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government would review medical facilities at the hospital and do its best to improve infrastructure and facilities. The minister said the government hospital...
Doctors Puzzled Over Man's Normal Life With Unusually Tiny Brain
... doctors are puzzling over the case of 44-year-old civil
servant who has led a quite normal life -- but with an extraordinarily tiny brain . In a case history published in next Saturday's Lancet, doctors led by Lionel Feuillet of the Hopital de la Timone in Marseille say the father-of-two was admitted to...
Around the World in 86 Days ... on Motorbike With Double-hand Transplant
...o Kelz - biker and 2006 round-the-world traveler - civil
servant, mediator and conflict manager. "Most conflicts result from a lack of information" and can be resolved around a table and with a little time," he said. In any case, this survivor bares no grudge towards his attacker, who ironically blew o...
Gay Pride Attracts Tens of Thousands in Rome
...Ferrero said. Prodi's government proposed allowing civil
unions, called DICO in Italy, in February. The pla...tika in the mail, apparently for his opposition to civil
unions. Bagnasco, who is archbishop of Genoa and also president of the Italian Episcopal Conference,...
Sharon Stone to Raise AIDS Awareness in Dubai
...ivities. According to the report, the country 's civil
and Islamic law also 'criminalize homosexual activity'. Offenders of the law face arrest, imprisonment and deportation. AmfAR spokeswoman Deborah Hernan said the charity accepted the film festival invitation hoping to raise awareness. "(We hope to)...
Insilico Studies on Chlorine Eating Bacteria
...dge in 1997 by James Gossett, Cornell professor of civil
and environmental engineering, and isolated and st...id Ruth Richardson, Cornell assistant professor of civil
and environmental engineering, who is following up on Gossett's and Zinder's work, in continued coll...
Two MSU Professors Spearhead International Water Project
...and particles from water, said Voice, professor of civil
and environmental engineering. They are analogous ...atively new, said Tarabara, assistant professor of civil
and environmental engineering. It was motivated by the recognition that the world is becoming increa...
Greek Heatwave Kills Two
...ce (EMY) said. The government said it would send civil
servants home early on Tuesday and Wednesday to save energy. The heatwave is expected to abate starting Thursday....
Nigeria Launches Seven Billion Dollar Case Against Pfizer
...te said in its suit. Kano State has started both civil
and criminal proceedings. The federal government has brought only a civil
case. Pfizer's lawyer Afe Babalola told journalists after Tuesday's hearing that the government ca...
Dengue Deaths Sweeping Cambodia Highlight Healthcare Failures
...s public institutions is struggling after years of civil
war and neglect. "The total level of public financing for health is simply too low," the World Bank said in its 2007 equality and development report, which found that rural Cambodians still lacked significant access to healthcare. The government ...
Church Weddings for Gays Soon a Reality in Sweden
... church. Other countries only allow gays to hold civil
ceremonies. Sweden's current law from 1987 defin...hile heterosexuals can currently marry in either a civil
ceremony or a church ceremony, homosexuals are only allowed to register their partnerships in a civi...
UK to Support Third Phase of India's AIDS Control Programme
... in consultation with a large number of donors and civil
society organisations. The monitoring and evaluation system has been strengthened at the national and state levels to provide information for programme management and evidence based decision making. The National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO)...
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