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Bdnews24.com
Blogger Avijit’s father says people must unite to fight fundamentalistsHe was speaking on Saturday in front of the National Museum in Shahbagh at a ga
Blogger Avijit’s father says people must unite to fight fundamentalists
Bdnews24.com / Posted an hour ago
He was speaking on Saturday in front of the National Museum in Shahbagh at a gathering that was celebrating the third anniversary of the Ganajagaran Mancha, a movement demanding capital punishment for war criminals. During last year’s book fair, his... Read more
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Quartz
These architects are in the process of reshaping New York City’s skyline - Quartz Up New York has long been a laboratory for architecture—a “theater
These architects are in the process of reshaping New York City’s skyline
Quartz / Posted 2 hours ago
- Quartz Up New York has long been a laboratory for architecture—a “theater of progress,” as Rem... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egyptian Embassy in Lisbon Organizes Tourist, Cultural FestivalThe Egyptian Embassy in Portugal organized a great tourist and cultural festiva
Egyptian Embassy in Lisbon Organizes Tourist, Cultural Festival
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
The Egyptian Embassy in Portugal organized a great tourist and cultural festival about the sunken city of Heracleion. This comes as part of the efforts exerted by the Egyptian embassies abroad to promote for tourism in Egypt. The celebration was... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Mattel unveils Barbie of soccer star WambachROCHESTER, NY (TWC News Rochester/CNN) - Soccer star Abby Wambach is officially
Mattel unveils Barbie of soccer star Wambach
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 hours ago
ROCHESTER, NY (TWC News Rochester/CNN) - Soccer star Abby Wambach is officially a Barbie doll. Mattel introduced the doll Thursday as part of its Sheros line, featuring women of influence and power. It's the first athletic Barbie produced by... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Mattel unveils Barbie of soccer star WambachROCHESTER, NY (TWC News Rochester/CNN) - Soccer star Abby Wambach is officially
Mattel unveils Barbie of soccer star Wambach
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 hours ago
ROCHESTER, NY (TWC News Rochester/CNN) - Soccer star Abby Wambach is officially a Barbie doll. Mattel introduced the doll Thursday as part of its Sheros line, featuring women of influence and power. It's the first athletic Barbie produced by... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Mattel unveils Barbie of soccer star WambachROCHESTER, NY (TWC News Rochester/CNN) - Soccer star Abby Wambach is officially
Mattel unveils Barbie of soccer star Wambach
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 4 hours ago
ROCHESTER, NY (TWC News Rochester/CNN) - Soccer star Abby Wambach is officially a Barbie doll. Mattel introduced the doll Thursday as part of its Sheros line, featuring women of influence and power. It's the first athletic Barbie produced by... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Mattel unveils Barbie of soccer star WambachROCHESTER, NY (TWC News Rochester/CNN) - Soccer star Abby Wambach is officially
Mattel unveils Barbie of soccer star Wambach
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 hours ago
ROCHESTER, NY (TWC News Rochester/CNN) - Soccer star Abby Wambach is officially a Barbie doll. Mattel introduced the doll Thursday as part of its Sheros line, featuring women of influence and power. It's the first athletic Barbie produced by... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Lost in TokyoA first timer’s guide to everything wonderful about the world’s most populous c
Lost in Tokyo
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 hours ago
A first timer’s guide to everything wonderful about the world’s most populous city, and how to explore it on the cheap There’s not a scrap of usable Japanese word in my pocket-sized notebook to help us explain our conundrum. After pointing on the... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Mattel unveils Barbie of soccer star WambachROCHESTER, NY (TWC News Rochester/CNN) - Soccer star Abby Wambach is officially
Mattel unveils Barbie of soccer star Wambach
WSMV Nashville / Posted 4 hours ago
ROCHESTER, NY (TWC News Rochester/CNN) - Soccer star Abby Wambach is officially a Barbie doll. Mattel introduced the doll Thursday as part of its Sheros line, featuring women of influence and power. It's the first athletic Barbie produced by... Read more
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USA Today
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else wouldBOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else would
USA Today / Posted 4 hours ago
BOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks, a leader of the Deacons of Defense in the 1960s, received a state historic marker in 2014 and was recognized on the National Register of Historic places in 2015. Now,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else wouldBOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else would
York Daily Record / Posted 8 hours ago
BOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks, a leader of the Deacons of Defense in the 1960s, received a state historic marker in 2014 and was recognized on the National Register of Historic places in 2015. Now,... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Three 34th BCS cadre-seekers held during demonstrationNur Islam Nur, Shyamol and Moinul were detained from Shahbagh in Dhaka around 1
Three 34th BCS cadre-seekers held during demonstration
Bdnews24.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Nur Islam Nur, Shyamol and Moinul were detained from Shahbagh in Dhaka around 11:15am on Saturday, said Officer-in-Charge Abu Bakr Siddiq of Shahbagh Police Station. The candidates started the demonstration in front of the National Museum around... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else wouldBOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else would
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 hours ago
BOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks, a leader of the Deacons of Defense in the 1960s, received a state historic marker in 2014 and was recognized on the National Register of Historic places in 2015. Now,... Read more
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Daily Journal
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else wouldBOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else would
Daily Journal / Posted 9 hours ago
BOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks, a leader of the Deacons of Defense in the 1960s, received a state historic marker in 2014 and was recognized on the National Register of Historic places in 2015. Now,... Read more
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Daily Record
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else wouldBOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else would
Daily Record / Posted 9 hours ago
BOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks, a leader of the Deacons of Defense in the 1960s, received a state historic marker in 2014 and was recognized on the National Register of Historic places in 2015. Now,... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else wouldBOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else would
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 9 hours ago
BOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks, a leader of the Deacons of Defense in the 1960s, received a state historic marker in 2014 and was recognized on the National Register of Historic places in 2015. Now,... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else wouldBOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks
Deacons of Defense provided protection when no one else would
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
BOGALUSA, La. -- The home of the late civil rights activist Robert "Bob'' Hicks, a leader of the Deacons of Defense in the 1960s, received a state historic marker in 2014 and was recognized on the National Register of Historic places in 2015. Now,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bogota woman's Rwandan art collection on display at Port Authority Bus Terminal - TransportationThis week, Juliana Meehan placed her personal collection of Rwandan art in a di
Bogota woman's Rwandan art collection on display at Port Authority Bus Terminal - Transportation
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 hours ago
This week, Juliana Meehan placed her personal collection of Rwandan art in a display case at the Port Authority Bus Terminal. It can be found in a shadowy corridor, halfway between the first-floor bathrooms and the on-site jail. The terminal hasn’t... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bogota woman's Rwandan art collection on display at Port Authority Bus Terminal - TransportationThis week, Juliana Meehan placed her personal collection of Rwandan art in a di
Bogota woman's Rwandan art collection on display at Port Authority Bus Terminal - Transportation
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 hours ago
This week, Juliana Meehan placed her personal collection of Rwandan art in a display case at the Port Authority Bus Terminal. It can be found in a shadowy corridor, halfway between the first-floor bathrooms and the on-site jail. The terminal hasn't... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Trudeau’s sketch up for auction for Winnipeg museum fundraiserA watercolour sketch drawn by Justin Trudeau months before he became prime mini
Trudeau’s sketch up for auction for Winnipeg museum fundraiser
The Globe and Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
A watercolour sketch drawn by Justin Trudeau months before he became prime minister is up for auction. Trudeau drew the image of the Canadian Museum For Human Rights after visiting the Winnipeg building last spring. Postcard prints of the image... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Sarees at Dhaka museum could be of newly woven muslinThe sarees, made using 300 counts (1 count = 1 metre a gram) of yarn, are on di
Sarees at Dhaka museum could be of newly woven muslin
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
The sarees, made using 300 counts (1 count = 1 metre a gram) of yarn, are on display at a month-long exhibition, ‘Muslin Revival’, that commenced at the National Museum on Friday. Old muslin dresses from Germany, France, Switzerland and the UK, too,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
L.A.'s Hauser Wirth & Schimmel is out to upend the definition of a galleryIt is safe to say that most gallery tours are not conducted by flashlight. But
L.A.'s Hauser Wirth & Schimmel is out to upend the definition of a gallery
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
It is safe to say that most gallery tours are not conducted by flashlight. But an hour into a walk-through of the massive space that will become the gallery Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, the sun has slipped below the horizon, the temperature has plunged... Read more
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Scotsman
Joe Wilson: Welcoming National Museum of Scotland’s piazza with open arms The National Museum of Scotland in 2011. It will undergo another major refurbi
Joe Wilson: Welcoming National Museum of Scotland’s piazza with open arms
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
The National Museum of Scotland in 2011. It will undergo another major refurbishment that will see a piazza built at the front of the museum entrance. Picture: Jane... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EU Promotes Tanzania's Cultural HeritageThe 10th symposium on culture tourism and economic development wrapped up on Tu
EU Promotes Tanzania's Cultural Heritage
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The 10th symposium on culture tourism and economic development wrapped up on Tuesday after two days of discussion and sharing about the arts and culture industry in the country. The forum is part of a wider initiative by the European Union to... Read more
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NBC News
Minnijean Brown Trickey of Little Rock Nine Donates MemorabiliaMore than 20 objects tied to the desegregation of Little Rock Central High Scho
Minnijean Brown Trickey of Little Rock Nine Donates Memorabilia
NBC News / Posted yesterday
More than 20 objects tied to the desegregation of Little Rock Central High School in Arkansas during the Civil Rights Movement will be added to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History. The memorabilia, which includes a yearbook,... Read more
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USA Today
The ultimate guide to what's free in EuropeWhen you're sightseeing, there are things you don't mind paying for, and then t
The ultimate guide to what's free in Europe
USA Today / Posted yesterday
When you're sightseeing, there are things you don't mind paying for, and then there's this list — the things you don't have to pay for at all. Museums: For free museums in Amsterdam, there's the Civic Guard Gallery and the Multatuli Museum, which... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bizarre Jurassic insect looks and acts like a butterfly, but isn'tThe bizarre Jurassic insect that has baffled scientists: Insect looks and acts
Bizarre Jurassic insect looks and acts like a butterfly, but isn't
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
The bizarre Jurassic insect that has baffled scientists: Insect looks and acts like a butterfly - but predates them by 40 million years Ancient 'kalligrammatid' shows convergent evolution with modern butterfly The insect is actually relative of... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Spotlight on Super Museum SundayHEATHER HENLEY: DAVENPORT HOUSE MUSEUM A spot that holds a special place in th
Spotlight on Super Museum Sunday
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
HEATHER HENLEY: DAVENPORT HOUSE MUSEUM A spot that holds a special place in the heart and history of Savannah is this unique house museum on Columbia Square. There, visitors can revisit the life of the Davenport family in the 1820s. What’s truly... Read more
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walesonline
The eye-catching preparation arts cuts campaigners have doneThey have support from representatives from the National Museum, the Welsh Nati
The eye-catching preparation arts cuts campaigners have done
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
They have support from representatives from the National Museum, the Welsh National Opera, Wales Millennium Centre, National Theatre Wales, National Dance Company, as well as grassroots and community arts projects. The march will begin at 2pm on... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Rory brings issue into spotlightA QUIRINDI youth is flying the flag for mental illness in rural Australia at th
Rory brings issue into spotlight
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
A QUIRINDI youth is flying the flag for mental illness in rural Australia at the annual ABC Heywire Youth Summit in Canberra. BUILDING NETWORKS: Rory had a meet-and-greet with Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove. Rory Pletikosic shared his struggle... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Family and Children’ in focus at Pasinaya 2016 Open House FestivalFebruary 4, 2016 6:36 pm peek inside FDCP Cinematheque Centre Manila It’s tha
‘Family and Children’ in focus at Pasinaya 2016 Open House Festival
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
February 4, 2016 6:36 pm peek inside FDCP Cinematheque Centre Manila It’s that time of year again. Pasinaya, the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ annual open house festival, is... Read more
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Japan Update
OIST hosts nature photo exhibitionA photo exhibition titled “Nature Therapy” featuring pictures of underwater cre
OIST hosts nature photo exhibition
Japan Update / Posted 2 days ago
A photo exhibition titled “Nature Therapy” featuring pictures of underwater creatures and hermit crabs living in their adopted homes of beach trash. The exhibition will be held at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) starting today... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Last week at the CSO: a hero’s life, and a life rememberedArts » Music"Moser’s interpretation brought together everything one could hope
Last week at the CSO: a hero’s life, and a life remembered
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 2 days ago
Arts » Music"Moser’s interpretation brought together everything one could hope for in a performance of this work: finessed melodic lines, adroit finger work, arresting yet unpretentious... Read more
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New Kerala
Large lacewing of Mesozoic Era resembled modern butterfliesNew York, Feb 4 : New fossil analyses of large insects known as Kalligrammatid
Large lacewing of Mesozoic Era resembled modern butterflies
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New York, Feb 4 : New fossil analyses of large insects known as Kalligrammatid lacewings that lived in Eurasia during the mid-Mesozoic Era some 125 to 165 million years ago have revealed that these are surprisingly similar to modern butterflies.... Read more
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Western Advocate
Eat, drink, artThe Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day
Eat, drink, art
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
The Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day out with a high tea to remember. AS A senior lecturer in Political Science at the University of Canberra, Dr Michael De Percy is no stranger to the workings of the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Eat, drink, artThe Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day
Eat, drink, art
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
The Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day out with a high tea to remember. AS A senior lecturer in Political Science at the University of Canberra, Dr Michael De Percy is no stranger to the workings of the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Eat, drink, artThe Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day
Eat, drink, art
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
The Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day out with a high tea to remember. AS A senior lecturer in Political Science at the University of Canberra, Dr Michael De Percy is no stranger to the workings of the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Eat, drink, artThe Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day
Eat, drink, art
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
The Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day out with a high tea to remember. AS A senior lecturer in Political Science at the University of Canberra, Dr Michael De Percy is no stranger to the workings of the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Eat, drink, artThe Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day
Eat, drink, art
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
The Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day out with a high tea to remember. AS A senior lecturer in Political Science at the University of Canberra, Dr Michael De Percy is no stranger to the workings of the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Eat, drink, artThe Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day
Eat, drink, art
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
The Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day out with a high tea to remember. AS A senior lecturer in Political Science at the University of Canberra, Dr Michael De Percy is no stranger to the workings of the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Eat, drink, artThe Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day
Eat, drink, art
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
The Tom Robert's Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia becomes a day out with a high tea to remember. AS A senior lecturer in Political Science at the University of Canberra, Dr Michael De Percy is no stranger to the workings of the... Read more
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Science Daily
Discovery of 'Jurassic butterflies'Dilcher -- who made international headlines last year for his role in discoveri
Discovery of 'Jurassic butterflies'
Science Daily / Posted 2 days ago
Dilcher -- who made international headlines last year for his role in discovering the mythical "first flower" -- said these proverbial "first butterflies" survived in a similar manner as their modern sister insects by visiting plants with... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford joins Black History Month celebrationHarford County joins the rest of the country during Black History Month in Febr
Harford joins Black History Month celebration
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Harford County joins the rest of the country during Black History Month in February in honoring the achievements and accomplishments of African-Americans. From Soar2Success's trip to The National Great Blacks in Wax Museum and the Reginald F. Lewis... Read more
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PhysOrg
Paleobotanists discover 'Jurassic butterflies'An artist's rendering of Oregramma illecebrosa consuming pollen drops from benn
Paleobotanists discover 'Jurassic butterflies'
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
An artist's rendering of Oregramma illecebrosa consuming pollen drops from bennettitales, an extinct order of plant from the Triassic period. Credit: Vichai Malikul IU paleobotanist David Dilcher is a co-author on a study out today in the Proceedings... Read more
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ABC News
Rebel Shelling Destroys Museum in YemenShelling by Yemen's Shiite Houthi rebels in the heavily contested western city
Rebel Shelling Destroys Museum in Yemen
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
Shelling by Yemen's Shiite Houthi rebels in the heavily contested western city of Taiz struck a museum housing rare manuscripts and the possessions of a deceased ruler, activists said Wednesday. Activist Reham al-Badr, who inspected the National... Read more
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walesonline
How Cardiff should be bursting with rugby, architecture, green spaces and artIt’s that time of year again... By February it feels as though if you haven’t p
How Cardiff should be bursting with rugby, architecture, green spaces and art
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
It’s that time of year again... By February it feels as though if you haven’t put any of those New Year’s good intentions into practice, then you may as well shelve them for next year (or at least till mid-March) because the Six Nations is here. I’m... Read more
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Irish Central
The real reason why there aren’t any snakes in Ireland (Sorry, St. Patrick)St. Patrick didn’t banish all the snakes from Ireland; there were never any sna
The real reason why there aren’t any snakes in Ireland (Sorry, St. Patrick)
Irish Central / Posted 3 days ago
St. Patrick didn’t banish all the snakes from Ireland; there were never any snakes in Ireland to begin with. Photo by: iStock Legend tells it that in addition to introducing Christianity to Ireland, St. Patrick banished all the snakes from the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Weekender: What's on in Canberra February 5-8The Canberra Prosperous Mountain Lion Dance group get ready for the Chinese New
Canberra Weekender: What's on in Canberra February 5-8
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
The Canberra Prosperous Mountain Lion Dance group get ready for the Chinese New Year celebrations. The Canberra Times Photo Jamila Toderas Photo: Jamila Toderas LAWRENCE MOONEY The stand-up comedian and host of TV's Dirty Laundry Live is coming to... Read more
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Spot.ph
Then and Now: These photos of Manila during World War II vs today are pretty amazing(SPOT.ph) Back in 1940s, Old Manila was the Wall Street of Southeast Asia—compl
Then and Now: These photos of Manila during World War II vs today are pretty amazing
Spot.ph / Posted 3 days ago
(SPOT.ph) Back in 1940s, Old Manila was the Wall Street of Southeast Asia—complete with paved boulevards and entertainment centers. There were stylish Art Deco buildings here and there, too. But World War II happened and it left the city in shambles.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Barrington native became internationally acclaimed glass artistMarvin Lipofsky, a Barrington native who went on to become one of the world's m
Barrington native became internationally acclaimed glass artist
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Marvin Lipofsky, a Barrington native who went on to become one of the world's most renown blown glass artists, has died. Lipofsky, whose grandfather owned Lipofsky's Department Store in Barrington, is being hailed as a founder of the studio glass... Read more
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