Swine Influenza Kills 11 Palestinians

Swine influenza (H1N1) is getting rampant in the Palestinian territory. At least 11 people were killed. The Palestinian News Agency WAFA on Sunday (6/1/2013) reported of the Palestinian Ministry of Health said, since the beginning of winter until Thursday (3/1/2013) as many as 11 people were killed as a result of swine influenza. The latest victim, an elderly man and the baby had died. Health Ministry also said there are currently 323 people treated for the H1N1 virus, and more than 50 people were treated at Ramallah. The Ministry is…

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Concord Ban The Sale Of Bottled Mineral Water

In an effort to save the environment, the town of Concord – Massachusetts, United States, bans the sale of mineral water bottles under 1 litre beginning January 1, 2013. This Regulation comes into force on the campaign against small plastic bottles echoed three years ago. “In order for society to change, you should make a rule that forces them to not buy small plastic bottles,” said John Hill, Chairman of the campaign team to the New York Times on Thursday, January 3, 2013. Instead of buying bottled water, community users…

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