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Population per square mile in 1995 and 2025. If you live in one of the world's most crowded cities, things are going to get worse over the comingdecade, according to analysis by Bloomberg. Major cities are set to feel more claustrophobic in line with the world's rapid population growth.
Starting in July, Dubai Police say roadside radars will catch motorists who leave less than 5 metres of space from the car ahead of them at a speed exceeding 80km/hr.
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