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Firearms amnesty launches in Milton Keynes

Firearms amnesty launches in Milton Keynes

Surrender them now and we can dispose of them safely, making sure that they do not fall into the hands of criminals. Michelle Mounsey, Firearms and Explosives Licensing Manager for the Devon & Cornwall Police and Dorset Police Alliance, said: "We want to take out of circulation any type of firearm and ammunition, which includes guns which can still be fired, antique or unwanted collectible weapons, replica weapons, air weapons, BB guns, stun guns and ammunition that are no longer required".


Jacqui Lambie resigns after learning of British citizenship

Jacqui Lambie resigns after learning of British citizenship

The senator told Tasmania Talks radio on Tuesday morning that she would resign after discovering that her father had not renounced his United Kingdom citizenship and it was "quite clear" that it meant she was also Scottish. But the next person on the JLN ticket may not be able to replace her. Leave your thoughts on Senator Lambie's possible dual citizenship in the comments below .


New guidelines will mean millions more diagnosed with high blood pressure

New guidelines will mean millions more diagnosed with high blood pressure

Paul Whelton, professor at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and School of Medicine in New Orleans and lead author of the new guidelines . The new definition will increase the rate of Americans with high blood pressure from about 33 percent to nearly 50 percent, according to Keith Ferdinand, a cardiovascular doctor and guidelines reviewer for the report in which the findings were published .


Bill Gates Commits $100 Million To Fight Alzheimer's

Bill Gates Commits $100 Million To Fight Alzheimer's

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates , speaks at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum in New York City, U.S., September 20. Despite scientific research for decades, there is no treatment that slows the progression of the disease, as current drugs can not do any more than to ease some symptoms.


Hariri plans to return to Lebanon, warns of sanctions over Hezbollah

Hariri plans to return to Lebanon, warns of sanctions over Hezbollah

His remarks came during a television interview with Lebanese journalist Paula Yacoubian in Riyadh, where Mr Hariri has remained since his resignation . "We can not say that we apply disassociation and at the same time see a group interfering in Yemen, or be dragged to relations with the Syrian regime, which I will not do".


Amaechi Rejects Wike's Award, Demands Public Apology

Amaechi Rejects Wike's Award, Demands Public Apology

According to Vanguard , Wike said that the attempt was made by soldiers and police officers attached to the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS ) in the convoy of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi . The transport minister has however turned down Wike's award and urged the governor to publicly apologise to him for accusing him of being the owner of the sum of $43 million recently discovered in an Ikoyi apartment by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission , EFCC or face the ...