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chroniclelive
Person killed after being hit by Newcastle to Edinburgh train and more breaking newsA train crosses the Royal Border Bridge in Berwick There’ll be love in the air
Person killed after being hit by Newcastle to Edinburgh train and more breaking news
chroniclelive / Posted an hour ago
A train crosses the Royal Border Bridge in Berwick There’ll be love in the air this Valentine’s Day...and it looks like there’ll be snow too. The Met Office has issued a yellow ‘be aware’ weather warning for snow on Sunday, February 14, which... Read more
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iol.co.za
1600km/h record attempt delayedJohannesburg - The British Bloodhound SSC team, which seven years ago announced
1600km/h record attempt delayed
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
Johannesburg - The British Bloodhound SSC team, which seven years ago announced plans to break the world land speed record here in South Africa, has again postponed its scheduled test runs. Late last year a near race-ready car was revealed to more... Read more
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Canberra Times
2016 Bald Archy art exhibition opens in CanberraFounding creator of the Bald Archy Prize, Peter Batey with two of his favourite
2016 Bald Archy art exhibition opens in Canberra
Canberra Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Founding creator of the Bald Archy Prize, Peter Batey with two of his favourite entries. "The Break Up" by James Brennan, left and "Love a Bus" by Ed McMahon. Photo: Graham Tidy From Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull depicted as the statue David with... Read more
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Evening Standard
Comrade Corbyn: A Very Unlikely CoupThose truly interested in the minutiae of political manoeuvring are specialists
Comrade Corbyn: A Very Unlikely Coup
Evening Standard / Posted 11 hours ago
Those truly interested in the minutiae of political manoeuvring are specialists and obsessives, like train-spotters and stamp collectors. For most of us, the fact that we live in a moderate and stable democracy, and thus do not have to pay any more... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesIt is obviously out of this world for suspended Bacolod Mayor Monico Puentevell
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 hours ago
It is obviously out of this world for suspended Bacolod Mayor Monico Puentevella to claim that his return to office this February 15, is his �resurrection�, lawyer Joselito Bayatan said yesterday. Puentevella even proclaimed further that he will... Read more
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Perth Now
New $5 banknote on the wayAUSTRALIA’S new five-dollar note will feature native wattle, and could be in yo
New $5 banknote on the way
Perth Now / Posted 18 hours ago
AUSTRALIA’S new five-dollar note will feature native wattle, and could be in your wallet in less than seven months. The first of the nation’s next generation of banknotes will be released on National Wattle Day, September 1. Reserve Bank governor... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why you should turn that frown upside down: Smiling IS infectiousIt's not just yawning - smiling and frowning are contagious too! We mimic other
Why you should turn that frown upside down: Smiling IS infectious
Daily Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
It's not just yawning - smiling and frowning are contagious too! We mimic other people's expressions to show empathy Studies have shown it may help us understand how someone else feels People who cannot mimic a facial expression struggle to detect... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Under which law can Pak. seek Kohinoor’s return?’A court on Thursday gave two weeks’ time to a petitioner to inform it under whi
‘Under which law can Pak. seek Kohinoor’s return?’
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
A court on Thursday gave two weeks’ time to a petitioner to inform it under which law Pakistan could seek return of the famed Kohinoor diamond from Britain that India has been trying to get from the U.K. for years. Petitioner Barrister Javed Iqbal... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
DUP lodges formal complaint over Sinn Fein councillor's joke selfie with Queen The Sinn Fein councillor's tweet has since been deleted. The DUP has lodged
DUP lodges formal complaint over Sinn Fein councillor's joke selfie with Queen
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The Sinn Fein councillor's tweet has since been deleted. The DUP has lodged a formal complaint over a Sinn Fein councillor's selfie with the Queen's portrait. Sinn Fein... Read more
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Evening Standard
Will Self: How traversing London has mapped the city across my heartLondon is the greatest metropolis in the world — other cities may have more pac
Will Self: How traversing London has mapped the city across my heart
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
London is the greatest metropolis in the world — other cities may have more pace and more people, but none has been the undisputed heavyweight champion of urbanity for nigh on half a millennium quite like our own dear Smoke. I have lived here most of... Read more
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The Hindu
Lahore HC: under which law can Pakistan seek return of Koh-i-Noor?Court is hearing the maintainability of the plea for Pakistan to seek the retur
Lahore HC: under which law can Pakistan seek return of Koh-i-Noor?
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Court is hearing the maintainability of the plea for Pakistan to seek the return of the world-famous diamond. A court here on Thursday gave two weeks’ time to a petitioner to inform it under which law Pakistan could seek return of the famed... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
What law allows Pakistan to seek return of Kohinoor: Lahore HC asksA Pakistani court on Thursday granted two weeks’ time to a petitioner to inform
What law allows Pakistan to seek return of Kohinoor: Lahore HC asks
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
A Pakistani court on Thursday granted two weeks’ time to a petitioner to inform it under which law Pakistan could seek return of the famed Kohinoor diamond from Britain that India has also been trying to recover from the United Kingdom for... Read more
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WA Today
New $5 'wattle' banknote arrives SeptemberAustralia's new five-dollar note will feature native wattle, and could be in yo
New $5 'wattle' banknote arrives September
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Australia's new five-dollar note will feature native wattle, and could be in your wallet in less than seven months. The next generation of banknotes will feature different species of wattle trees. Photo: Leanne Pickett The first of the nation's... Read more
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Canberra Times
New $5 'wattle' banknote arrives SeptemberThe next generation of banknotes will feature different species of wattle trees
New $5 'wattle' banknote arrives September
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
The next generation of banknotes will feature different species of wattle trees. Photo: Leanne Pickett Australia's new five-dollar note will feature native wattle, and could be in your wallet in less than seven months. The first of the nation's... Read more
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Brisbane Times
New $5 'wattle' banknote arrives SeptemberThe next generation of banknotes will feature different species of wattle trees
New $5 'wattle' banknote arrives September
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
The next generation of banknotes will feature different species of wattle trees. Photo: Leanne Pickett Australia's new five-dollar note will feature native wattle, and could be in your wallet in less than seven months. The first of the nation's... Read more
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The Age
Coin designer Stuart Devlin reflects on decimal currency's 50th anniversaryStuart Devlin carving plasters for Australian coins in 1963. Photo: SUPPLIED D
Coin designer Stuart Devlin reflects on decimal currency's 50th anniversary
The Age / Posted yesterday
Stuart Devlin carving plasters for Australian coins in 1963. Photo: SUPPLIED Decimal currency's arrival on St Valentine's Day 50 years ago required a public education program. Simple enough. "Even morons can count up to 10," a business academic... Read more
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The Age
New $5 'wattle' banknote arrives SeptemberThe next generation of banknotes will feature different species of wattle trees
New $5 'wattle' banknote arrives September
The Age / Posted yesterday
The next generation of banknotes will feature different species of wattle trees. Photo: Leanne Pickett Australia's new five-dollar note will feature native wattle, and could be in your wallet in less than seven months. The first of the nation's... Read more
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The Border Mail
Throwback Thursday: Queen Elizabeth II royal tour to Albury, May 1988Check out some of our pictures from Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip's visi
Throwback Thursday: Queen Elizabeth II royal tour to Albury, May 1988
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
Check out some of our pictures from Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip's visit to Albury in 1988 CHECK out some of our pictures from May 1988, when Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh came to Albury on their Australian Royal Tour to open... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
New $5 'wattle' banknote arrives SeptemberThe next generation of banknotes will feature different species of wattle trees
New $5 'wattle' banknote arrives September
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
The next generation of banknotes will feature different species of wattle trees. Photo: Leanne Pickett Australia's new five-dollar note will feature native wattle, and could be in your wallet in less than seven months. The first of the nation's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Coin designer Stuart Devlin reflects on decimal currency's 50th anniversaryStuart Devlin carving plasters for Australian coins in 1963. Photo: SUPPLIED D
Coin designer Stuart Devlin reflects on decimal currency's 50th anniversary
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Stuart Devlin carving plasters for Australian coins in 1963. Photo: SUPPLIED Decimal currency's arrival on St Valentine's Day 50 years ago required a public education program. Simple enough. "Even morons can count up to 10," a business academic... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The Queen's finest fashions go on showThe largest exhibition of the Queen's clothes and accessories ever shown in Sco
The Queen's finest fashions go on show
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
The largest exhibition of the Queen's clothes and accessories ever shown in Scotland will open at the Palace of Holyroodhouse to mark her 90th birthday. The display being held in Edinburgh from April 21 has been selected to cover the Queen's life... Read more
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guardian-series
Choir marks anniversary of Queen's accession to throne with special cathedral performanceA choir marked the anniversary of Queen Elizabeth’s accession to the throne in
Choir marks anniversary of Queen's accession to throne with special cathedral performance
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
A choir marked the anniversary of Queen Elizabeth’s accession to the throne in a special event at a cathedral. The boys’ and men’s choir of Chingford Parish Church, in The Green, on Saturday (February 6) travelled to St Edmundsbury Cathedral in Bury... Read more
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Daily Mail
Queen Letizia recycles a red Felipe Varela suit for the FOURTH timeLady in red... again! Queen Letizia recycles a Felipe Varela suit for the FOURT
Queen Letizia recycles a red Felipe Varela suit for the FOURTH time
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Lady in red... again! Queen Letizia recycles a Felipe Varela suit for the FOURTH time as she visits the Royal Palace in Madrid The royal, 43, first wore red two-piece on New York visit six years ago Letizia recycled it for a fourth time today to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pakistan court to hear bid to reclaim jewel from British crownLAHORE, PAKISTAN - A Pakistani court is set on Thursday to hear a petition aski
Pakistan court to hear bid to reclaim jewel from British crown
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
LAHORE, PAKISTAN - A Pakistani court is set on Thursday to hear a petition asking Britain's Queen Elizabeth II to return the Koh-i-Noor diamond more than 150 years after it was taken from Lahore by colonial forces. The Crown of Queen Elizabeth the... Read more
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express
Jose Mourinho's potential Manchester United XI | Galleries | Pics | Daily Express Express. Home of the Daily and Sunday Expr
Jose Mourinho's potential Manchester United XI
express / Posted 2 days ago
| Galleries | Pics | Daily Express Express. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. Tue, February 9, 2016Express Sport reveals what Manchester United's... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Southport man jailed for bottle attack on teenagerA man who thrust a broken bottle into a teenager’s face - leaving him scarred f
Southport man jailed for bottle attack on teenager
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
A man who thrust a broken bottle into a teenager’s face - leaving him scarred for life - was today starting a six-year jail sentence. After a row, Halsall’s partner told him she wanted to go home without him and asked Cameron to get him out of her... Read more
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International Business Times
Why Leonardo da Vinci would have aced the internet cat craze Leonardo da Vinci may have been ahead of the curve in aerodynamics, anatomy and
Why Leonardo da Vinci would have aced the internet cat craze
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Leonardo da Vinci may have been ahead of the curve in aerodynamics, anatomy and mechanics, but he also possessed an incredible foresight for another modern staple: cat obsessions. In some of the last years of his life, Leonardo sat down, perhaps at... Read more
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Orange County Register
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 yearsLONDON – “Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!” said the headline in The D
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 years
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
LONDON – “Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!” said the headline in The Daily Mail, a British tabloid. Hampton Court Palace, where the Tudor King Henry broke off ties with the papacy in 1530 just to divorce his first wife and marry his... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Henry VIII chapel hosts first Catholic service in 450 yearsLONDON - The sounds of Latin song echoed through the halls of Hampton Court Pal
Henry VIII chapel hosts first Catholic service in 450 years
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
LONDON - The sounds of Latin song echoed through the halls of Hampton Court Palace in London for the first Catholic service in more than 450 years to be held in anti-papal King Henry VIII's residence. Cardinal Vincent Nichols, head of the Catholic... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Henry VIII chapel hosts first Catholic service in 450 yearsAFP / by Dario Thuburn | Cardinal Vincent Nichols, head of the Catholic Church
Henry VIII chapel hosts first Catholic service in 450 years
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
AFP / by Dario Thuburn | Cardinal Vincent Nichols, head of the Catholic Church in England and Wales (L), and Anglican Bishop of London Richard Chartres (R) take Vespers at Hampton Court Palace on February 9, 2016 LONDON: The sounds of Latin song... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 YearsFather Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols i
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 Years
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Father Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the chapel at Hampton Court Palace. Photo: Getty Images London: "Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!" screamed a headline in The Daily Mail, a British... Read more
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WA Today
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 YearsFather Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols i
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 Years
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Father Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the chapel at Hampton Court Palace. Photo: Getty Images London: "Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!" screamed a headline in The Daily Mail, a British... Read more
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The Age
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 YearsFather Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols i
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 Years
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Father Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the chapel at Hampton Court Palace. Photo: Getty Images London: "Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!" screamed a headline in The Daily Mail, a British... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 YearsFather Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols i
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 Years
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Father Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the chapel at Hampton Court Palace. Photo: Getty Images London: "Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!" screamed a headline in The Daily Mail, a British... Read more
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Canberra Times
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 YearsFather Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols i
Palace of Henry VIII holds first Catholic service in nearly 500 Years
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Father Anthony Howe shows Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the chapel at Hampton Court Palace. Photo: Getty Images London: "Henry VIII will be spinning in his grave!" screamed a headline in The Daily Mail, a British... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Woman killed in Highway 2 collisionA crash on Highway 2 claimed the life of a 78-year-old woman from Eaglesham on
Woman killed in Highway 2 collision
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
A crash on Highway 2 claimed the life of a 78-year-old woman from Eaglesham on Monday. RCMP say the woman was driving a black SUV north on the highway when it collided with a southbound blue SUV about 20 kilometres north of Grande Prairie early... Read more
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asianage
Pakistan court accepts Koh-i-Noor pleaA Pakistani court has accepted a petition seeking direction to the government t
Pakistan court accepts Koh-i-Noor plea
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
A Pakistani court has accepted a petition seeking direction to the government to bring back Koh-i-Noor from British Queen Elizabeth-II, overruling the objection to the plea for the famed diamond, which India has been trying to get from the UK for... Read more
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E! Online
Princess Diana's Iconic Fashion Gets Display at New ExhibitionIt's safe to say Princess Diana completely revived British fashion for the roya
Princess Diana's Iconic Fashion Gets Display at New Exhibition
E! Online / Posted 2 days ago
It's safe to say Princess Diana completely revived British fashion for the royal family in the 1990s, even paving the way for Kate Middleton's stylish impact today. Now, some of those incredibly iconic looks are getting their own display at a new... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Former teacher denies rape of 15 year-old-pupil who had a "crush" on him in 1990sA teacher has been accused of the rape and indecent assault of a 15-year-old pu
Former teacher denies rape of 15 year-old-pupil who had a "crush" on him in 1990s
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
A teacher has been accused of the rape and indecent assault of a 15-year-old pupil who had a “crush” on him in the nineties. Lee Bonner, prosecuting, said: “The complainant thinks that the defendant realised, as time and lessons went by, that she... Read more
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International Business Times
Koh-i-Noor diamond case demanding Queen return crown jewel to be heard in Pakistan courts A court in Pakistan has allowed a British-trained lawyer to present his case se
Koh-i-Noor diamond case demanding Queen return crown jewel to be heard in Pakistan courts
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
A court in Pakistan has allowed a British-trained lawyer to present his case seeking the return of the Koh-i-Noor diamond from the Crown Jewels to Pakistan. The court accepted lawyer Javed Iqbal Jaffry's petition on 8 February, in which he claims... Read more
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Daily Mail
Princess Diana's glamorous gowns are unveiled to the publicThe queen of party frocks! alongside Princess Margaret's retro glasses and Her
Princess Diana's glamorous gowns are unveiled to the public
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
The queen of party frocks! alongside Princess Margaret's retro glasses and Her Majesty's iconic embellished dress in a new exhibition Royalists can take a peak inside three iconic wardrobes... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S.$750,000 Port Grant Agreement RatifiedParliament yesterday ratified a grant agreement that the Government of Sierra L
U.S.$750,000 Port Grant Agreement Ratified
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Parliament yesterday ratified a grant agreement that the Government of Sierra Leone and African Development Bank, acting on behalf of the Korean-African Economic Cooperation Trust Fund, had signed for the development of Sierra Leone's port master... Read more
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The Star
List: Five things to know about 'The Prince of Bluegrass' Nathan Stanley Nathan Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys will appear at the Joy Performanc
List: Five things to know about 'The Prince of Bluegrass' Nathan Stanley
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
Nathan Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys will appear at the Joy Performance Center in Kings Mountain on Feb. 27. Advance tickets are now available online. Here are five... Read more
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Horse and Hound
6 top equestrian familiesThe daughter of Mary King, who’s competed in six Olympic games and won Burghley
6 top equestrian families
Horse and Hound / Posted 3 days ago
The daughter of Mary King, who’s competed in six Olympic games and won Burghley, Badminton and Kentucky, Emily had some pretty big (horse)shoes to fill when she decided to pursue an eventing career, but she’s doing pretty well so far. Now aged 20,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan court accepts plea to bring back Koh-i-Noor from UKA Pakistani court has accepted a petition seeking direction to the government t
Pakistan court accepts plea to bring back Koh-i-Noor from UK
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
A Pakistani court has accepted a petition seeking direction to the government to bring back Koh-i-Noor from British Queen Elizabeth-II, overruling the objection to the plea for the famed diamond. Lahore high court justice Khalid Mahmood Khan on... Read more
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FOX News
Jim Shockey on daughter Eva: She represents hunters so wellJim Shockey, host of “Jim Shockey’s UNCHARTED” and “Jim Shockey’s Hunting Adven
Jim Shockey on daughter Eva: She represents hunters so well
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Jim Shockey, host of “Jim Shockey’s UNCHARTED” and “Jim Shockey’s Hunting Adventures” on Outdoor Channel caught up with FOX411 to reveal how proud he is of his daughter, Eva, who has paved the way for women in the hunting world. “To be out there in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Feb. 9, 2016Today is Shrove (preceding Ash Wednesday) Tuesday, Feb. 9, the 40th day of 2016
This day in history, Feb. 9, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Today is Shrove (preceding Ash Wednesday) Tuesday, Feb. 9, the 40th day of 2016. There are 326 days left in the year. On Feb. 9, 1943, the World War II battle of Guadalcanal in the southwest Pacific ended with an Allied victory over Japanese... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistan court accepts plea to bring back Koh-i-Noor from UKLAHORE: A Pakistani court has accepted a petition seeking direction to the gove
Pakistan court accepts plea to bring back Koh-i-Noor from UK
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
LAHORE: A Pakistani court has accepted a petition seeking direction to the government to bring back Koh-i-Noor from British Queen Elizabeth-II, overruling the objection to the plea for the famed diamond, which India has been trying to get from the UK... Read more
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The Hindu
Pakistan okays plea to bring back Koh-i-Noor from U.K.It stakes its claim over the 105-carat gem on the basis that it hailed from the
Pakistan okays plea to bring back Koh-i-Noor from U.K.
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
It stakes its claim over the 105-carat gem on the basis that it hailed from the territory that became Pakistan in 1947. A Pakistani court has accepted a petition seeking direction to the government to bring back Koh-i-Noor from British Queen... Read more
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Evening Standard
Dame Maggie Smith: ES Film Awards winner talks life after DowntonThe applause was thunderous, the acclaim unanimous, as Dame Maggie Smith was na
Dame Maggie Smith: ES Film Awards winner talks life after Downton
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
The applause was thunderous, the acclaim unanimous, as Dame Maggie Smith was named Best Actress at Sunday night’s revived Evening Standard British Film Awards for her superlative performance in The Lady in the Van. And now here I am, chasing after... Read more
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