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30 yrs. later, global warming still hasn’t sunk Maldives

30 yrs. later, global warming still hasn't sunk Maldives

After alerting the world in September 1988 that the Maldive islands of the Indian Ocean would be submerged by rising seas in less than three decades – due to the so-called first effects of man-made global warming – officials of the United Nations and associated climatologists are scratching their heads ...

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Kerala Tourism set for aggressive international campaign

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: With the state government in favour of an aggressive marketing campaign abroad to revive tourism sector in the deluge-hit Kerala, the delegations from ‘God’s Own Country’ willtake partin 12 international trade fairs and 26 B2B (business-to-business) meetsin internationalcitiesduring 2018-19, starting from October. The international campaign for the current fiscal ...

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The ice cream of the future is here, and it has a nipple

The ice cream of the future is here, and it has a nipple

As part of this week’s London Design Festival, whimsical food design agency Bompas Parr threw a competition for ice-cream mold designs. The competition caps off its summertime exhibition SCOOP at the British Museum of Food, which looked at the once-popular dessert mold. “Ice cream and sorbets have an aristocratic history in Europe due ...

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Mystery identity of Van Gogh’s ‘gardener’ solved

Mystery identity of Van Gogh's 'gardener' solved

The sitter in Van Gogh’s Portrait of a Gardener, now owned by Rome’s Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, can finally be named. He is identified in a note recording the memories of an orderly who worked in 1889-90 at the asylum of Saint-Paul-de-Mausole, where the artist was a patient. ...

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Slavia životnou strelou Zmrhala porazila Bordeaux, favoriti Arsenal a Chelsea s víťazstvami

Slavia životnou strelou Zmrhala porazila Bordeaux, favoriti Arsenal a Chelsea s víťazstvami

Dnes 11:15 Futbalista Slavie Praha Slovák Miroslav Stoch (vľavo) a hráč Bordeaux Youssouf Sabaly bojujú o loptu BRATISLAVA – Francúzsky klub Olympique Marseille vstúpil do skupinovej fázy futbalovej Európskej ligy 2018/2019 štvrtkovou domácou prehrou s nemeckým Eintrachtom Frankfurt (1:2). Na súpiske finalistu minulosezónnej edície chýbal slovenský defenzívny univerzál Tomáš Hubočan. ...

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