October 26, 2021

Destinations of the week

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The top 25 places to travel around the world in 2019 – Part 1 By Janaki Jitchotvisut from Business Insider Travel website TripAdvisor polled millions of its users to come up with its 2019 list of favorite world destinations. Whether you love doing outdoor activities, strolling, exploring, or nightlife, there’s something for you. Unique architecture, […]

Non dual citizen countries

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10 countries where it’s nearly impossible to become a dual citizen By Brianna Moné From Business Insider Some countries won’t allow you to be a citizen of two places. Associated Press/Mark Lennihan Being born in a specific country gives you an automatic claim of that country, a right to citizenship. Sometimes, depending on your country […]

One woman living-home with 7 men, and everybody happy about it

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By Dennis Adonis From Guyana Guardian Observation – From her Facebook profile photo, her slightly green eyes seem to dictate that she is from Middle Eastern Europe. But then again, her round face seems to suggest that she is from Mongolia, while her hair was fitting enough to make her Indian. However, her profile says […]

People can survive without shelter and clothes

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OPINION: (Project No.14, from S.Patnaik-India) From S.Patnaik Dear United Nations & World Governments, People can survive without shelter and clothes for long period, but not possible to live a day without medicine and food (21 days).   For all living creatures in this world, midday meal is most important for their survival.   In eatery […]

Delaware doctors to provide medical aid to Caribbean island in wake of Hurricane Maria

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By Meredith Newman, The News Journal A group of Delaware doctors plan to head to the Caribbean in the coming weeks to provide medical aid in the wake of disastrous Hurricane Maria. Dr. Reynold Agard, a Newark internist and president of the Delaware Medical Relief Team, hopes more than 100 doctors, surgeons, nurses and pharmacists […]

At least 41 million people affected in floods in India, Bangladesh and Nepal, UN says

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By Chloe Farand From Independent UK ‘We live in a global world and there is a lot going on out there at the moment but people should know about what is happening here,’ Red Cross worker says More than 40 million people have been affected by devastating floods and landslides in South Asia, UN humanitarian […]

91 killed, 9.6 million people affected by floods in eastern India

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Source: Xinhua NEW DELHI, Aug. 16 (Xinhua) — The floods in India’s eastern state of Bihar killed at least 91 people and affected over 9.6 million others, officials said Wednesday. According to officials, heavy rains for the past three days triggered flash floods, inundating large swathes of land in the districts north and east of […]

Nepal celebrates restoration of shrine

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Nepal Celebrates Restoration Of Historic Shrine Damaged In 2015 Earthquake By Jim Berrie From WN.com A year and a half after a colossal earthquake destroyed hundreds of treasured historic sites across this mountain nation, Nepal on Tuesday celebrated the restoration of the first major one to be rebuilt – an iconic Buddhist monument topped in […]

UN accepts blame for spreading cholera in Haiti but refuses to pay compensation

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By Caribbean360 From St Lucia News Online CARIBBEAN360 – The United Nations has finally acknowledged that it played a role in an outbreak of cholera in Haiti in 2010 that has since killed about 10,000 people and continues to sicken thousands every year. The deadly cholera epidemic began to unfold within months of the devastating […]

Newly-discovered species of parasitic wasp named after Brad Pitt

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By Enrico de Lazaro From Sci News An international team of scientists has described a previously unknown species of wasp from South Africa and has named it Conobregma bradpitti, after the American actor and producer Brad Pitt. Conobregma bradpitti belongs to a widespread group of wasps parasitizing moth and butterfly caterpillars. “These wasps lay their eggs […]