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NIGHT. That space of time during which the sun is below the horizon of the earth, except, that short space which precedes its rising and follows its setting, during which, by its light, the countenance of a man may be discerned. I Hale, P. C. 550; 3 Inst. 63; 4 Bl. Com. 224; 1 Hawk. P. C. 101; 3 Chit. Cr. Law, 1093; 2 Leach, 710; Bac. Ab. Burglary, D; 2 East, P. C. 509; 2 Russ. Cr. 32; Rosc. Cr. Ev. 278; 7 Dane's Ab. 134.

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Summary: Panaji (Goa) [India], Aug 2 (ANI): Chief Minster on Friday praised the recent bill which allows women to work in night shifts in Goa.
It found that pregnant women should try to avoid night shifts and long working hours as much as possible.
Published in March in Occupational and Environmental Medicine, the study found that working two or more night shifts in a week may increase a woman's risk of miscarriage by one-third in the following week.
Dr Michael Jones, who lead the research at the Institute of Cancer Research in London (ICR), said: "We found no overall link between women having done night shift work in the last ten years and their risk of breast cancer - regardless of the different types of work they did involving night shifts, and the age at which they started.
(1) The most effective approach to combating the effects of night shift work is individualized and multimodal.
that night shift patterns were a matter for Biffa and not the town hall, however, adding that it was also 'usual' for pay to be 'harmonised' when services were outsourced.
Both measures state that the night shift differential pay and the hazard pay may be received by government employees 'regardless of the nature of their employment, whether permanent, contractual, temporary or casual.'
Again a variety of shift patterns are available, including night shift and weekends.
The House Committee on Labor and Employment started on Wednesday its deliberation on the bill increasing to 25 percent from 10 percent the night shift premium pay in business process outsourcing (BPO) firms.
Shift work is prevalent globally and, especially in the hospital environment, night shift is very much needed to ensure the continuity of care.
San Antonio, TX, August 25, 2018 --( Texas Hip-Hop artist Sergee Gonzo has released his new EP ''Night Shift," a 6-track EP that blends South Texas hip hop with the conscious type flow of the midwest.