International News Archive - November 22, 2012
Three in five workers (60%) who suffer from migraine report their employer has failed to make helpful adjustments, potentially flouting anti-discrimination laws, a charity warns today.
Toshiba developed a robot it claims is able to withstand high radiation, making it capable of working in nuclear disaster sites such as those at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant.
After more than a century of dormancy, a New Zealand volcano has erupted a second time in four months, sending a column of ash more than a mile into the sky and forcing school children and tourists to flee from the area, according to local reports.
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