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Laos reports local transmission of Zika virus

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Laos joins a total of 41 countries that have reported local transmissions of the virus since the beginning the year

BANGKOK, Thailand (Mar. 5, 2016) — Laos is the latest country to report a local transmission of Zika virus, according to the World Health Organization, as fears mount over the mosquito-borne illness that has been linked to birth defects.

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Why we should beware the dawn of cheap petrol

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‘Future British production is also in doubt.’ Photograph: Murdo Macleod for the Guardian
The crash in crude oil prices has huge implications for geopolitics, climate change – and even our pensions

March 4, 2016 — It’s been many years since the motorist had such a warm feeling at the petrol pump. Whoever thought they would be able to fill the car at prices as low as 90p a litre? Take advantage; fill Continue reading Why we should beware the dawn of cheap petrol