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Vegans are furious that new British banknotes contain animal fat

The Bank of England has acknowledged the claims, saying, "We can confirm that the polymer pellet from which the base substrate is made contains a trace of a substance known as tallow". In response, the Bank of England has said it's an "extremely small amount" of tallow, and that it was treating objections to the bills with "the utmost seriousness".

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India's efforts to divide Pak-Afghan won't go far, says Sartaj

On Saturday, senior officials of 14 member countries, including India, China, Russia, Iran and Pakistan, and representatives of 17 supporting nations deliberated on a vast range of issues facing the region including its complex security scenario and ways to deal with threat of terrorism, radicalisation and extremism.

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Finland finds H5 bird flu in wild birds in Aland islands

On Saturday, About 190,000 ducks were demolished at six ranches in the Netherlands taking after an avian influenza flare-up, the nation's first separate of a plague clearing northern Europe. India has reported an outbreak of a highly contagious bird flu virus in Karnataka, the Paris-based World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Friday, citing a report from the Indian Agriculture Ministry.

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$2 will get you unlimited Frosty's from Wendy's in 2017

The popular fast food chain will donate 90% of all proceeds from the $2 Frosty promotion to the Dave Thomas Foundation. The chain says the tags are available at most Wendy's locations. Customers need only purchase a $2 key tag. "It's a gift to yourself or a stocking stuffer for a Frosty fan in your life". The Frosty keytag offer extends until January 31.

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Are Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) Shares Headed Higher?

The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $91.73. A look at performance overview of Dollar Tree, Inc. depicts that Performance (Week) is 9.37 percent while Performance Month is 19.23%. Performance week shows a value of 9.36%, and the Performance for the Month is valued at 20.32%. The ratio turned negative, as 45 funds sold all Dollar Tree, Inc.

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GOP Plans Swift Confirmation for Sessions as Attorney General

After all, I told myself, this is what the majority of the American people wanted, or perhaps I should say the better part of the Electoral College. You can read the full letter by clicking the image below. Durbin was among the committee's nine Democrats who wrote a letter to Grassley Monday, expressing their commitment to "fairly and thoroughly" consider Sessions' appointment but also cautioned the country's attorney general must serve as the "people's lawyer, not the president's lawyer".