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Americanization of Emily film review

Americanization of Emily Film Review

James Garner plays a soldier who excels in supplying creature comforts for his boss rather than take part in any direct combat. His character has the flavour of the men in MASH. He ducks combat duties to move contraband around.…

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Man scales free-hand The Shard tallest tower; Cops called

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A man was filmed Monday while trying to climb The Shard, tallest building in London, 95-storey tower with a height of 1,017ft. He reached the top but was grabbed by cops. At 5.15 a.m. the man was noticed scaling to…

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MAD magazine ending publication

MAD magazine ending publication

After more than six decades the satire MAD magazine will vanish from newsstands. It is halting publication of new content and the last issue to be released will be in August. However, the special collections and end-of-year special books will…

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Russia sends air force plane to Venezuela; Official comments awaited

Russia sends plane to Venezuela; Official comments awaited

A Russian air force jet was witnessed landed Monday in Venezuela by Reuters and FlightTrader24 website that keep tracks of plane movements globally. The plane is identified as an Ilyushin 62 jet. It has a tail number as RA-86496. It…

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Opposition party wins Istanbul mayoral election re-run

Opposition party wins Istanbul mayoral election re-run

The re-run of Istanbul mayoral election turned differently for ruling AK Party. Opposition party candidate Ekrem Imamoglu is leading. In the preliminary results he had a lead of 775,000 votes. Imamoglu won the March election by 13,000 but it was…

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Hone school skills with educational children’s TV and internet

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Summer is a great time to escape from the classroom, but children shouldn’t forget what they learned during the year. Educational television and educational Internet sites help kids remember what they learned in math, science, English and other subjects. The…

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Global population to climb 9.7 billion by 2050, 11 billion by 2100: UN

Global population to climb 9.7 billion by 2050, 11 billion by 2100: UN

Population is rising at rapid speed and statistics released by United Nations reveal globally it would climb to 9.7 billion by 2050. Today’s world population is 7.7 billion. United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affair’s World Population Prospects report…

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WWII veteran reunites with first love after 75 years at age 98

WWII veteran

After 75 years ex-American solder reunited with his first love, a French woman, whom he met during World War II at the age of 24 and their romance was for short duration. The 98-year-old K.T. Robbins finally had the chance…

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Canada prepares to ban single-use plastic products by 2021

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In 2021 no single-use plastics will be used in Canada and the government is soon to come up with a list mentioning which products will be included and which will be exempted. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the ban as…

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Trump to visit UK next week; Meghan on maternity leave

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Donald Trump is scheduled for UK visit next week and just ahead of it he branded the ‘nasty’ words of Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, who once called him as ‘misogynistic’ and ‘divisive’ during the 2016 election campaign and…

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