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  Newsmakers   01 Dec 2016

Newsmakers, 01 Dec 2016

Police use Nickelback song to punish drunk drivers

In a Facebook post over the weekend, Kensington police in the province of Prince Edward Island asked partiers to drink responsibly.

01 Dec 2016 8:13 PM

Taylor Swift declared highest paid musician of 2016

Collectively, the 30 listed musicians earned more than $1.8 billion this year.

01 Dec 2016 4:23 PM

'Dream on,' pens Serena in open letter to women

Serena Williams talks about the discrimination she faced on and off the field.

01 Dec 2016 1:23 PM

Hijabi teen turns heads in burkini at US beauty pageant

Although she did not win the contest, she hopes that her participation would help challenge people’s prejudices about Islam.

01 Dec 2016 1:22 PM

France: The woman who decides what wine presidents drink

Virginie Routis is also responsible for serving – and impressing – the monarchs and heads of state who regularly dine at the Elysee Palace.

01 Dec 2016 9:30 AM


‘Breastfeeding Barbie’ to end social stigma

Her latest breastfeeding doll is called the “Mamas Worldwide Barbie.”

01 Dec 2016 4:09 AM

Britain’s oldest man John Mansfield dies at 108

He has lived through 19 Prime Ministers, five monarchs and survived two world wars.

01 Dec 2016 4:05 AM

Former UK first lady Samantha Cameron dons designer’s role

Free from the constraints of public life, she has now come up with her own collection of 40 pieces which will go on sale early next year.

01 Dec 2016 4:00 AM