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Day: December 7, 2017

This is what about itching is causing your discomfort and how to fix it quick
ENGLISH, Life Style

This is what about itching is causing your discomfort and how to fix it quick

    Our guide to what that annoying niggle is and how to treat i. There’s nothing quite like scratching an itch for pleasurable relief  even if it usually makes it worse! Here’s our guide to what could be causing that annoying niggle and how to zap it... Itchy scalp Most likely: Dandruff This common dry skin condition causes white or grey flakes of skin to appear on the scalp and in the hair, says Dr Ross Perry, GP and cosmetics doctor at Cosmedics Skin Clinics ( cosmedics.co.uk ) Try using an anti-dandruff shampoo containing ingredients such as zinc pyrithione, salicylic acid, selenium sulphide, ketoconazole or coal tar. Could be: Head lice If you have young children, there’s a good chance this is the cause of family members scratching their heads, says Dr Perry. Comb hair wi...
Theresa May could be gone as leader by Christmas
ENGLISH, United Kingdom

Theresa May could be gone as leader by Christmas

    Allies of Brexit secretary David Davis think Theresa May could be gone as leader by Christmas as her struggles with European Union negotiations continue, it has been reported. Former chief whip Andrew Mitchell is said to be organising drinks evenings with a new generation of Tory MPs and plotting to replace the prime minister with David Davis. Said to be in the frame for top jobs are Tom Tugendhat, James Cleverly and Gillian Keegan who would support Davis to take over the leadership. Davis would then stand aside ahead of the next election in 2022 for one of the high flyers to take over. One ally of Davis told one of the younger Tory MPs: Theresa has the smell of death around her. She'll be gone by Christmas. It's time to rally around DD, (David Davis) the Sun reported. The...
Philip Hammond causes storm with remarks about disabled workers
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Philip Hammond causes storm with remarks about disabled workers

    Disability charity Scope called on Philip Hammond to withdraw his totally unacceptable and derogatory comments after he said Britain’s sluggish productivity could partly be blamed on more disabled people in the workforce . In Wednesday’s treasury select committee, the chancellor was asked about low economic productivity levels, which he had reported during the autumn Budget last month. At first, he responded saying that high levels of unemployment, particularly youth unemployment, will be felt for many many years to come. He then added: It is almost certainly the case that by increasing participation in the workforce, including far higher levels of participation by marginal groups and very high levels of engagement in the workforce, for example of disabled people something...
Danger to life as Caroline hits UK
ENGLISH, United Kingdom

Danger to life as Caroline hits UK

    Forecasters are warning of a danger to life as well as major transport disruption as Storm Caroline barrels towards the UK. The third named storm to hit Britain this year is expected to make landfall in Scotland today, bringing 90mph winds. The Met Office has issued an amber be prepared weather warning for northern Scotland, while many train services have already been cancelled. In London, rush-hour commuters are set for heavy rain and strong winds, but the wet start will slowly make way for a brighter, clearer afternoon. Met Office chief meteorologist Steve Ramsdale said the strongest winds from Storm Caroline will reach the northwest of Scotland early on Thursday, extending to northeast Scotland and the Northern Isles in the afternoon. He added: During Thursday winds wil...
Hamas calls for uprising as Palestinians protest Trump’s Jerusalem stance
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Hamas calls for uprising as Palestinians protest Trump’s Jerusalem stance

    In the West Bank, the Palestinian Authority called for a general strike and in Gaza, the Islamist Hamas movement called for its followers to ignite a third intifada, or uprising, against Israel. Angry statements condemning Trump's decision also filled newspaper headlines in Arab countries across the region. Trump's announcement on Wednesday that he would move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem and his declaration that he recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, reversed a decades-old U.S. policy. Many fear the step could spark another bloody conflict in the region. Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh called for a new uprising in the Palestinian territories and for Friday to be a day of rage. Tomorrow should be a day of rage and the beginning of a broad movement for an up...