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Gilbert Deya: 'Miracle babies' pastor extradited to Kenya

Image copyright PA Image caption Pastor Gilbert Deya is alleged to have told infertile women they could have “miracle babies” The UK has extradited a self-styled Kenyan pastor, who claimed he created miraculous pregnancies, to Kenya to face child-trafficking charges. Gilbert Deya’s extradition came after he failed in his decade-long …

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Spotify said to be coming soon to Xbox One

Streaming music service Spotify should finally make its way to Microsoft’s Xbox One sometime soon, as a report from The Verge confirms user posts from Reddit that a beta version of the app is being tested internally at Xbox. The Spotify app has been available on PlayStation 4 since 2015, …

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Draft UN resolution aims to cut North Korea's exports

A US-drafted United Nations Security Council resolution aims to slash North Korea’s $3bn annual export revenue by a third by banning the country’s trade of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ore and seafood, a council diplomat said today. The diplomat said there was a “high confidence” that North Korea …

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Number of homeless people in emergency housing rises

There has been an increase in the number of homeless people using emergency accommodation, according to figures released by the Department of Housing. The June figures shows that there were 5,036 homeless adults in June, up from 4,922 in May. In June, 1,365 families were in homeless accommodation, 53 more …

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Casino industry doubling down on responsible gaming

The casino industry’s largest lobbying group in the U.S. on Thursday rolled out a new code of conduct with consumer protection measures that it says are meant to promote responsible gambling. The code of the American Gaming Association (AGA) calls on casino operators to be more transparent with patrons and …

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