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Turkey confiscates some 50 religious dimensions from Christian minority

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

Tensions are high among Turkeys oldest indigenous parish over were afraid that a recent territory grab including the government could lead to its culture extinction. Turkish powers recently confiscated about 50 belongings convents, cemeteries and religions that belonged to the Syriac Orthodox Church, claiming the ownership deeds had lapsed. We went to sleep one night, […]

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‘Planet Earth II’ marriages climate theme with jaw-dropping imagery

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

( CNN) Jaw-dropping nature footage is one of the many blessings provided by this era of Tv abundance. So “Planet Earth II” — originating a decade after the original — seeks to up the ante, in part, by incorporating an environmental message. Narrated by the venerable( and knighted) naturalist David Attenborough, this seven-part British-led documentary […]

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Uber taps India’s $ 14 billion wedding industry with UberWEDDINGS

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

Image: AP For its recent ruse in India, Uber is tapping the countrys great and integral uniting industry. The taxi aggregator today announced a wedding-related service in India. Dubbed UberWEDDINGS, the service is a “cash-less” mobility solution, offering assistants with the option of booking a cab exploiting pre-generated promo codes. SEE ALSO: Uber in talks […]

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Wonder Woman’ actor explains that his Native American persona was privately a demigod

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

Native American smuggler Chief Napi was a relatively minor character in Wonder Woman , but his spirit entailed a lot. Director Patty Jenkinsasked performer Eugene Brave Rock for artistic input on hisrole, stimulating assured that Chief would feel genuine and avoid the stereotypes of otherHollywood depictions of Native American characters. In an interview with National […]

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Born to be wild: the newborn pandas destined for freedom

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

Most pandas born in confinement in China waste their lives there. But a few are being prepared for a move to the mountains. These videos by Ami Vitale demo the the efforts of the keepers looking after those destined for both zoos and the wildernes. By Kate Carter Pandas: cute, but sexually inept and bamboozled […]

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No classrooms, lessons or homework: New Zealand school where infants are free to roam

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

Pupils at Deep Green Bush school spend the majority of the working day outdoors, exploring the countryside, learning to fish, hunt and net possums Deep among the streams and Kauri trees of rural south Auckland, New Zealands newest and most alternative academy is in session. The climate is penalty so a bout of fishing is […]

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How To Treat With The 5 Spirits You Seem During Any Shonda Rhimes Show

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

I sometimes conclude Shonda Rhimes sits in an evil lair: laughable like a hyena, smirking like Scar and babying a very bald-pated cat like Dr. Evil. She has to be. As a scribe of story, I experience you have to have a dark side to come up with some pretty messed up sh* t, andShonda […]

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104 -Year-Old Twins’ Key To Longevity Is Just So Sweet

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

The secret to a long life might be simpler than anyone else guessed, according to twinneds in France. As AFP reports, Simone Thiot and Paulette Olivier turned 104 on Jan. 30 after being born prematurely in 1912. The curious of existence were slim for the twins, but they pulled through together. They said their close […]

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NHS negligence pretensions stumble 1.4 bn – BBC News

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption The NHS Litigation Authority( NHSLA ), which handles pretensions on behalf of trusts, said it was trying to reduce the soaring expenses NHS trusts in England paid out more than 1.4 bn in medical negligence contends last year compared to 583 m in 2008, analysis shows. The NHS Litigation Authority( […]

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UN security council to meet on Syria as Assad’s troops tighten grip on Aleppo

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

A siege of the Syrian city has intensified after the end of the weeklong ceasefire, and now practically two million are without water President Bashar al-Assads troops have tightened their siege of Aleppo, after another 24 hours of intense onslaught that left dozens dead and practically 2 million without water. The United Nations security council […]

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