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Drowsiness as risky as drunkenness for drivers: study

Drowsiness as risky as drunkenness for drivers: study

Drivers who miss two or three hours of sleep in a day face the same risk of an accident as those who are legally drunk, according to a AAA study on the sometimes-deadly consequences of being drowsy behind the wheel.

Myanmar seals off temples hit by quake

Myanmar seals off temples hit by quake

Truckloads of soldiers and squadrons of police sealed off some of the centuries-old Buddhist pagodas around Myanmar’s ancient capital of Bagan yesterday, a day after at least 187 of the brick temples were damaged in a powerful earthquake.