ripple effect


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ripple effect

Epidemiology See Signal event.
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Bollywood film Dil Juunglee will now release in India on March 9 instead of February 16 as a result of the ripple effect caused by the release of Padmaavat .
Ripple Effect helped SUEZ raise awareness around the issues of water conservation and promoted its role as a global leader in technological advancements around water reuse.
DAME Helen Mirren has said she believes the ripple effect from the sexual harassment scandal in Hollywood will be "enormous".
The tax will have a strong negative ripple effect across industries,' according to the chamber.
We are of the view the children just fainted and there was a ripple effect throughout the school.
Dr Hsia added: "Health policy makers should consider the ripple effect on communities.
The housing website also added that the London ripple effect, which pushes up the prices of properties around the capital, continued unabated because of the shortage of suitable housing stock, with Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds feeling the effect too.
com)-- A Ripple Effect reminds you - what happens to us doesn't have to define or control you.
The Ripple Effect will be a piece of new writing being premiered in different regions, and in a final celebration in the West End at a Gala Performance hosted by ATG.
Any business, big or small, has a certain ripple effect on its environment.
The best way to generate a positive ripple effect among your customers is to make a deliberate effort to increase the quality and quantity of the service you render.
Every choice we make creates a ripple effect on our lives and those of others round about us.