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Rio Olympics: consider from the favelas- ‘Tour hustlers consider favelas like zoos’ | Michel Silva

Published in Odd and Fun on 22nd September 2017

In diary entries on life in Rocinha ahead of the Games, Michel Silva talks about his community fights with avalanches, paramilitary police and homophobia 2 December A pregnant maiden has to be rescued from a avalanche in the Trampolim neighbourhood of Rocinha, after a thunderstorm hits local communities. Fortunately, there are no fatalities, though heavy […]

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$40 bn to save Jakarta: the history of the Great Garuda

Published in Odd and Fun on 22nd September 2017

Forget Venice. The fastest-sinking metropoli is the Indonesian capital, parts of who the hell is putting at 25 cm a year. Can an outlandish plan for a monstrous seawall and indulgence waterworld city in the shape of a mythological fowl save Jakarta from submerge? Metropolis is supported by About this material With her side extended […]

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After North Korea’s denuclearisation has miscarried, who can bring it back to the negotiation table? | Jiyoung Song

Published in Odd and Fun on 21st September 2017

After claiming the latest nuclear research a success, Pyongyang will wait for offerings from its neighbours. But internationally theres no desire for peaceful dialogues Pyongyang claims that it’s had a ” terminated success” for its testing of hydrogen bombs, the sixth nuclear exam. Seismologists saw 5.7 -6. 3 magnitude of a man-made earthquake on Sunday. […]

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‘ Sexual assaults on children’ at Greek refugee camps

Published in Odd and Fun on 21st September 2017

Charities claim minors and women are too afraid to leave tents after dark at government-run camps Children as young as seven ought to have sexually assaulted in official European refugee camps, the Observer has been told. The amount claimed come as evidence emerges suggesting that some camps are so unsafe that minors are too frightened […]

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Trump says west is at risk, during nationalistic speech in Poland

Published in Odd and Fun on 20th September 2017

US presidents pronunciation in Warsaw calls for defence of our civilization from terrorism, bureaucracy and corrosion of traditions Donald Trump said the survival of the west was at risk, as he lashed out at unfriendly forces arraying from Islamic terrorism to Russia, statism and secularism, during a addres in Poland. At the start of a […]

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Child refugees in Europe ‘forced to sell bodies’ to pay smugglers

Published in Odd and Fun on 19th September 2017

Governments urged to end most atrocious human rights contravention as report acquires pervasive sexual exploitation of migrant children in Greece Unaccompanied child refugees in Greece hopeless to reach the UK and other parts of northern Europe are being forced to sell their bodies in order to remunerate smugglers to help them with their outings, according […]

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Bloodless, boring and empty: Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk left me cold

Published in Odd and Fun on 18th September 2017

Nolans celebrated floor of the evacuation at Dunkirk commerces bowels and majesty for a 12 A airbrushed rendition of history. The true tale is much more complex and moving Is it simply me? Christopher Nolans Dunkirk has bowled over critics and taken $100 m( 77 m) at the world box office in scarcely a week, […]

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Born a Misdemeanour: Trevor Noah charts his rise from South Africa’s townships

Published in Odd and Fun on 17th September 2017

The Daily Show hosts brand-new journal is shown how he bridged the hasten breach to become one of the countrys brightest exports Trevor Noah is regarded as one of South Africas biggest exports: the son from the townships who obligated it big-hearted in the US and terminated up hosting The Daily Show, one of the […]

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North koreans steps up army recruitment ahead of US military practice

Published in Odd and Fun on 17th September 2017

Biggest ever seam rehearsal schemed across the border promptings DPRK regime to propel mass recruitment drive. Daily NK reports North Korea has stepped up army recruitment and announced on former soldiers to re-enlist to bolster its ground forces ahead of the conventional joint armed practice between South Korea and the US, is in accordance with […]

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The banana as we know it is in imminent peril

Published in Odd and Fun on 16th September 2017

A genetic clone, the Cavendish banana that inventories supermarket shelves could easily be wiped out by sicknes. Science presents hope of a sustainable approach The banana is the worlds most well known return crop, with over 100 m metric tons created annually in over 130 tropical and subtropical countries. Edible bananas are the result of […]

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