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Man having ‘Korona’ surname has become a joke since coronavirus outbroke

A 38-year-old man from the United Kingdom has become a joke among people since coronavirus outbroke. While the virus has affected all of us, it has personally invaded Jimmy Korona’s life. Given his surname, you may guess why. He has to now carry his identity card everywhere to convince people when he says his name. […]

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Swimming in cold water can delay the onset of dementia: Study finds

Scientists conducting a research have found that the “cold-shock” protein in the blood of regular swimmers helps protect their brains against dementia. The cold-shock protein is called RBM3. Researchers at the Cambridge University revealed rise in production of RBM3 helps repair vital connections in the brain. The protein keeps the debilitating condition at bay for […]

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British billionaire James Dyson sells Singapore’s priciest “super penthouse” for 15% loss

James Dyson, a British billionaire and the inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner, and his wife are selling their three-storey Singapore penthouse for US$ 54 million a year after purchasing it. The penthouse perched atop of Singapore’s tallest building, the Tanjong Pagar Centre, the five-bedroom “super penthouse” is equipped with a 600-bottle wine cellar. “An […]

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Florida city is selling descendants of swans donated by Queen Elizabeth II amid overpopulation

A Florida city is selling dozens of its beloved swans to the public, after birds donated by Queen Elizabeth II in 1957 led to overpopulation. Swans have lived in Lakeland, Florida, since at least 1923, according to the city, but by 1953 had all been eaten by alligators or fallen prey to dogs. A Lakeland […]

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British supermarket sends chicken nugget into space

A British supermarket has sent a piece of breaded protein into space. To celebrate its 50th anniversary, Iceland Foods Ltd, it sent a chicken nugget into the cosmos. The grocery store chain hired Sent Into Space to launch the chicken nugget into space. According to its website, Sent Into Space is the “world’s leading space […]

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A physical altercation over farting in an Uber ride lands man in prison

A man has been handed a suspended jail term following an altercation with an Uber taxi driver for farting in the car. The incident occurred in November last year when Aleksander Bonchev, the taxi driver, was taking James Mallett to Chasers nightclub in Kingswood, South Gloucestershire. During the ride Mallett, who was drunk, broke wind […]

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Oxford researchers develop 5-minute COVID-19 antigen test

Britain’s University of Oxford developed a rapid COVID-19 test able to identify the coronavirus in less than five minutes, researchers said on Thursday, adding it could be used in mass testing at airports and businesses. The university said it hoped to start product development of the testing device in early 2021 and have an approved […]

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Boy hides in school’s toilet for three days to avoid bullies

A boy in England’s Bristol reportedly hid in the toilet of his school for three days in order to avoid bullies. The incident came to light when it was observed by the authorities at the Cotham School that the boy was missing his classes for three consecutive days. They suspected it to be an attempt […]

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20% decrease in nitrogen dioxide pollutant can increase memory of school-kids by 6.1%: Study finds

A twenty percent decrease in pollution levels can increase the learning of school-going children and put them ahead by almost a month. Experts suggest that if the air pollution levels outside school can be decreased, then we will see a boost in the memories of students. A DailyMail report said that a research conducted by […]

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‘Movie going is facing a threat of extinction,’ Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins warns

Movie going is facing a real threat of extinction, Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins has said. Her new superhero movie has been delayed three times during the coronavirus pandemic. She is among dozens of top Hollywood directors appealing to the US government to provide a financial lifeline to cinemas. Ms Jenkins’s warning comes as cinemas […]

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Man casually walking with 12-feet pet python baffles shoppers in Brighton

Shoppers in the busy town of Brighton, East Sussex were in for a shock of a lifetime after they spotted a young man with a huge pet snake. The reptile owner, who turned out to be a professional snake handler, was seen strolling with his 12-feet python and a friend in the busy town centre. Concerned […]

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Excel spreadsheet error failed to register nearly 16,000 coronavirus infections in developed United Kingdom

The United Kingdom, one of the worst-hit nations by coronavirus has come under criticism for failing to register nearly 16,000 infections. An ‘excel error’ failed to register these cases in the nation’s track and trace system. According to The Guardian, the error occurred because the platform used to track the cases was none other than […]