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October 28, 2017 6:35 PM She signed up to be a surrogate mother — and unwittingly gave her own child away

Jessica Allen was already the mother of two boys when she decided to become a surrogate. The pay she would receive to carry another woman’s child to term — $30,000 — would allow Allen to become a stay-at-home mom, as well as save for a new house. It would also be her “chance to give a family the blessing of a child,” her partner, Wardell Jasper, told her, according 163

October 28, 2017 1:35 AM Stranger Things: 29 Callbacks, References, and Easter Eggs You Might Have Missed in Season 2

Late Thursday night, Netflix unveiled the hotly-anticipated second installment of its smash genre hit Stranger Things. By Friday morning, a number of fans, thirsty for the continuing adventures of Mike, Dustin, Lucas, Will, and Eleven, had already devoured the nine-episode season. But not everyone has been so quick to binge. So in the interest of serving 326

October 28, 2017 12:49 AM Weinstein sex accusations show the power of social media and the limits of shame in our celebrity-driven world

Note to men with unseemly, to say nothing of perverse, intentions: There are no more hiding places. Twitter, Facebook and other social media outlets are the town criers of our petulant, righteous age. They are where we rant, titillate, philosophize, sermonize and, in the case of the sex scandals, unmask and shame our latest objects of wrath, including 172

October 27, 2017 8:34 PM Italian man infects 32 people with HIV

An Italian man who knowingly passed on the deadly HIV virus to more than 30 other people, including a five-year-old, has been sentenced to 24 years' imprisonment. Valentino Talluto, a 33-year-old accountant, picked up dozens of women on the internet, including minors, and had unprotected sex with them despite testing positive to HIV in 2006. He was convicted 160

October 27, 2017 8:01 PM It Turns Out, Smoking Weed May Actually Be Good For Your Sex Life

A new study says pot smokers may have more sex than non-smokers. Good news for pot smokers: Smoking weed regularly could actually be beneficial to your sex life. While previous studies have suggested that frequent marijuana use may impair sexual desire or performance, new research out of Stanford University School of Medicine suggests the opposite may be true. “Frequent 165

October 27, 2017 11:51 AM Namibia: A Century of Africa's Agricultural Development

Rising food insecurity, poverty, hunger, unemployment and rural underdevelopment on the African continent (I am using Africa here to imply sub-Saharan Africa) has pushed the agenda towards an agricultural development strategy, especially in the rural areas. Now, in a cyclical fashion, agricultural productivity, agricultural sustainability, rural employment 197

October 27, 2017 3:38 AM Debunking breast cancer myths

Cancer is a scary thing but, with the advance in medical technology, a lot of cancers are now treatable and that is true of breast cancer as well, which is one of the most common types of cancers in women. But as with all types of cancers, early detection and treatment play a huge role in effectively getting rid of the cancerous cells. Though there is a lot of awareness 119

October 26, 2017 8:18 AM Xiaomi India to Launch New Smartphone Series on November 2, Mi Note 3 Expected

Xiaomi India has sent out invites for a launch event next week where it will unveil "a new series" in the country. It is widely expected that the November 2 Xiaomi India launch could see the release of a new smartphone in a price category that it has not tapped so far. With the Mi and Redmi series already in India, the company may bring the Mi Note series 115

October 26, 2017 5:08 AM The cost of surviving illness – your biggest lifetime expense?

AS this is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I thought it appropriate to speak about Severe Illness Cover and how it can impact when one is affected by cancer. With one in every 26 women affected by breast cancer the most prevalent female cancer (cancer is NOT gender-based as men also get breast cancer). The National Cancer Registry (NCR), a specialised 138

October 26, 2017 4:09 AM Wearing a bra can cause breast cancer and other myths busted

NEW DELHI: To increase awareness about the disease, October, every year, is referred as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This is the biggest myth people have. It is not just limited to breast cancer. People live in this bubble of denial that while bad things happen in this world, there is no way it can happen to them. And when something happens, they are unable 161