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Conjoined twins separated at six weeks and given a one-in-a-million chance of survival are vying for a place at Oxbridge 16 years on

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

They are healthy, happy and looking forward to a promising future with dreams of Oxbridge. It is a far cry from the terrible uncertainty Zainab and Jannat Rahman faced when they were born – joined at the chest and liver. Doctors had told their parents to consider aborting the conjoined twins, giving them a one in a million chance of survival. But the sisters defied the odds, and have now…