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China suspends officials for ‘ignoring’ alleged baby abduction

China has suspended two health officials in a southern county for “ignoring” the case of a baby boy who was allegedly abducted from his parents by local officials in the 1990s. His parents recently petitioned police in Guangxi province to investigate. But a local health bureau refused to look into the case, saying he’d been […]

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Mumbai: Heavy rains bring Indian city to a standstill

It’s that time of the year again when heavy rains in the Indian city of Mumbai and nearby areas have disrupted the lives of millions of people in the country’s financial capital. Many parts of the city remain inundated in waist-deep water as incessant rains lash the city, causing flooding. India’s weather department has issued […]

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South Africa tavern deaths: Tears for teenagers at mass funeral in East London

Wails of grief have filled a mass funeral for teenagers in South Africa who died in mysterious circumstances at a nightclub. Nineteen empty coffins were laid out before thousands of mourners – including South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa – in East London. The children died 10 days ago at Enyobeni Tavern attending a party to […]

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Ukraine war: The Russian woman rescued from a Kyiv bomb site

A Russian-Ukrainian family has been irrevocably split by the war in Ukraine after Russian-born Ekaterina Volkova was injured in an air strike and her Ukrainian husband killed in the same attack. This was the second time Russia had dropped a missile on their apartment building. In late April, a Radio Liberty journalist was killed in […]

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Rescuers try to save stranded cargo ship near Sydney

Tug boat and helicopter teams have been deployed to rescue 21 crew members who are stranded on their cargo ship, off the coast of Australia. The vessel got into trouble after it lost power and risked being swept ashore to the nearby cliffs of Sydney. The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was dispatched and attempted […]

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Texas migrant deaths: ‘I still have to bring my children home’

It was 25 June when Karen Caballero was seized by an “unexplained heaviness” in her chest. Her children had not been in touch. Two days later, around 8pm, she received a news alert on her cell phone. Dozens of migrants had died of heat inside the back of an abandoned lorry near the city of […]

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Texas migrant deaths: Truck driver ‘unaware air conditioner had stopped working’

The suspected driver of a truck where 53 migrants died from heat in Texas did not know that the air conditioner had stopped working, an informant says. According to charging documents filed in federal court, Homero Zamorano did not know of the issue. Officials say he was found hiding near the truck. The Texan is […]

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Afghanistan earthquake: hospital struggles to help survivors

Eight-year-old Shakrina’s face contorts in pain and she cries as she tries to turn on her side. She has multiple fractures on her body and her left leg is bandaged from the knee down. From the hospital bed next to her, her mother Mira extends her arm, trying to comfort her. Mira’s right eye is […]

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Why is climate ‘doomism’ going viral – and who’s fighting it?

Climate “doomers” believe the world has already lost the battle against global warming. That’s wrong – and while that view is spreading online, there are others who are fighting the viral tide. As he walked down the street wearing a Jurassic Park cap, Charles McBryde raised his smartphone, stared at the camera, and hit the […]

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Outreach Expands Platform to Now Include Revenue Intelligence Capabilities with Latest Acquisition

Engagement and intelligence leader acquires startup Canopy.io to bring true visibility across the revenue cycle SEATTLE, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Outreach, the first and only engagement and intelligence platform, today announced the acquisition of Canopy.io, a revenue intelligence software company. With this acquisition, Outreach significantly expands its capabilities into revenue intelligence, giving revenue leaders the sales analytics […]

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How Outreach Grew Into A Category-Leading SaaS Powerhouse

An early investor’s behind-the-scenes look at the rise of Outreach The relationship between Mayfield partner Rajeev Batra and Manny Medina, the co-founder and CEO of Outreach, started off with a big misunderstanding. Actually, two of them. The first happened in 2012, when Manny sought Mayfield’s investment in GroupTalent, a recruiting software start-up he had co-founded. […]

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