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UK: Condom-detecting fingerprint test ‘set for court use’

Fingerprint technology which can detect the brand of hair gel used by a suspect or whether they have handled a condom could soon be admissible in court. The technique uses a form of mass spectrometry to detect traces of various substances within a fingerprint. It can provide “diverse information” about a suspect, including any alcohol or drug use, researchers have ...

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Upper West: Petrol sold in bottles

The Upper West Region is renowned for the quality of its pito– a local alcoholic beverage brewed from fermented guinea corn. All the same, there is another liquid that has also become very popular though in bizarre circumstances. The latest liquid is found in transparent bottles of different sizes and shapes and is commonly stood on high tables by the ...

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