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How Welsh TV farming show ‘helped mum conceive’

Image caption Lowri’s second son Gwil was born after she took advice from the show A woman who had suffered a series of miscarriages says a farming show item about the problems cows face during pregnancy helped her conceive a son. Lowri Jones had thyroid problems, but watching a TV feature about chemical iodine imbalances in cattle made her think ...

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Blast smashes windows, wrecks offices at Greece’s SKAI TV in ‘attack on democracy’

ATHENS (Reuters) – A powerful blast smashed windows and wrecked offices at Greece’s SKAI TV in Athens on Monday in what officials called an attack on democracy. No one was injured. SKAI is one of Greece’s biggest TV stations and part of a media group which includes a radio station and is affiliated with the leading daily newspaper, Kathimerini. Police ...

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Blast smashes windows at Greece’s SKAI TV; no injuries

ATHENS (Reuters) – A device exploded near the SKAI TV building in the Greek capital early on Monday, smashing windows on six floors and causing extensive damage to the interior but no injuries. SKAI is one of Greece’s biggest TV stations and part of a media group which includes a radio station and is affiliated with Greece’s major daily newspaper, ...

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Brexit: ITV scraps plans for TV debate between leaders

ITV has scrapped its plans to hold a Brexit debate between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn this Sunday. The channel said it had invited both parties to appear on the programme two days ahead of the meaningful vote on Mrs May’s withdrawal agreement. But an ITV spokeswoman confirmed on Thursday that it would “not go ahead”. It follows an announcement ...

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Suicide car bomber kills at least three in southeastern Iran: TV

DUBAI (Reuters) – At least three people were killed in a bomb attack in southeastern Iran on Thursday, state TV reported, adding that many others were injured. “This morning a bomb inside a car exploded near a police station in Chabahar and four people were injured,” a local official told state TV. “The suicide attacker set off the explosion after ...

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News Daily: TV betting ads ban and mental health law review

If you want to get this briefing by email, sign up here ‘Whistle-to-whistle’ Image copyright Bet365 Britain’s biggest gambling companies have agreed to stop showing television adverts during live sports broadcasts. The “whistle-to-whistle” ban will include any event that starts prior to the 9pm watershed but ends after that time, and covers firms like Bet365, Ladbrokes and Paddy Power. Political ...

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BBC drops plans for Brexit TV debate between May and Corbyn

Image copyright Getty Images/AFP Image caption Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn could debate the Brexit withdrawal agreement on TV this Sunday The BBC has dropped plans to hold a Brexit debate between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn, saying it “could not reach an agreement” on its proposal. Both it and ITV offered to air a debate between the leaders on ...

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