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Buckingham Palace Launches It’s Own Brand Of Gin

Queen Elizabeth II‘s is famous for her passions, from horse riding to raising corgis; the monarch is also well known for her love of...

Paris Introduces Floating Movie Theatre With Socially Distant Boats

In the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic, Paris has introduced the concept of a floating movie theatre. Keeping social distancing in mind, which...

10 Tips to Avoid Getting Sick in the Office

Like most people, you probably spend a majority of your weekdays at the office. With the constant interaction and communication, you’re always busy. And...

10 Signs of a Positive Workplace

Being part of a company that believes workplace wellness can mean the difference between a job you love and one you, well, don’t love....

10 Bad Luck Signs for Business

A favourable business environment isn’t the sole determinant of business success; businesses can thrive in bad economies, and the definition of a ‘bad economy’...

Rod Stewart was our wedding singer

A couple whose dream Las Vegas wedding was almost ruined when Thomas Cook went bust were shocked when Sir Rod Stewart serenaded them at...

France

Louvre Museum Getting Into the Curated Luxury Cruise Business

The Louvre Museum is getting into the curated luxury cruise business, offering trips into history for $4,000 a head. The Louvre is going big with...

China

Weifang International Kites Festival

The Weifang International Kites Festival is an annual event held in Weifang, in East China’s Shandong Province. The night before the festival started, there was...

Japan drives forward with plans for flying cars

Electric drones booked through smartphones pick people up from office rooftops. They shorten travel time by hours, reducing the need for parking and clearing...

75th Venice Film Festival kicks off

The 75th annual Venice Film Festival kicked off on August 29 on the lagoon with a presentation of the juries who will decide the destinies of this year’s crop of cinema contenders

Turkish Oil Wrestling

Efficient Use Of Power And Body Balance

As Turkey’s national sport, oil wrestling can be traced all the way back to Greco-Roman times. Those who wrestle are highly regarded in the community, and training is mostly done through more wrestling instead of going to the gym. Participants all wear the same leather trousers, and oil themselves prior to the match

Majority Of Rich Hongkongers Are Planning To Live Beyond 100

Nearly six in 10 wealthy Hongkongers expect to live to the age of 100, making them the most confident about their longevity in Asia The...

‘I’m Not Rude, I’m Just French’

Guillaume Rey, who worked at a Vancouver restaurant was sacked from his job at a restaurant for “aggressive” behaviour, but he insisting his approach...

Turkish Chefs Cook Up The Worlds Biggest Baklava

A group of chefs in Turkey claimed a world record for the largest baklava with a giant tray of the pastry dessert weighing over half a tonne, presented at a “Gastronomy Summit” in Ankara

Boy Claps 1,080 Times In 1 Minute

A Florida, United States, 9-year-old Seven Wade applauded his way into the Guinness Book of World Records by clapping his hands 1,080 times in...

World’ Priciest Chocolate

The world’s most expensive chocolate became on display at a chocolate fair in Obidos in Portugal. The diamond-shaped chocolate covered with edible gold is priced...

Chelsea Flower Show

The importance of gardening and growing plants to help tackle some of the biggest issues facing us today will be key themes at this...

Giant Daphne Duck Found After Going Missing

A giant inflatable duck that blew into the Indian Ocean has been found a week after going missing. The duck was last seen during the...

“World’s First” Flying Car

Dutch aerospace firm Pal-V announced its new Liberty flying car. The car has a 200-horsepower engine that can reach speeds of 160k/ph in 9...

First Official Nudist Beach

Public notices are set to go up at Hawk Cliff in Dalkey in County Dublin but there has been a mixed reaction to the...

Cheese Market In The Netherlands

The charming medieval cheese markets in The Netherlands are a feast for any cheese passionate out there.

Unique Mercedes G-Class SUV

A motorist from the Russian city of Novosibirsk teamed up with a local ice sculptor to create a unique Mercedes G-Class SUV using blocks...

Barbra Streisand Cloned Beloved Dog

Barbra Streisand (75) singer and actress had her beloved 14- year old Coton de Tulear dog Samantha cloned after her death in 2017, and...

Las Fallas Festival In Valencia

Each year, the Las Fallas festival in Valencia takes place on the same dates. The main events run from March 15 to March 19,...

Dating Festival In China

While many single men and women in China tried to escape the blind dates their relatives set up during Spring Festival, the young people...

Family Adopts Nine Siblings From Foster Care

A family has adopted nine children from foster care to make sure that all the siblings can stay together. Peggy Smith and her husband Jacob...

No Drilling On Sundays In Germany

Germans take their day of rest very seriously. Shops are shut, people take leisurely walks and there will be absolutely no domestic drilling thank...

“Dumb Phone”

If you’re feeling overwhelmed by all the features and apps available on smartphones these days and miss the good old days when mobile phones...

Vietnam’s Fake Wedding Industry

Vietnamese women looking to avoid the social stigma of having a child out of wedlock are increasingly turning to grooms-for-hire businesses that specialize in...

Amazon’s Drivers New Way Of Delivery

Most people at some point have had to play detective with an item they ordered online. While a bit of sleuthing can occasionally be...

Swiss University Unveils Yodelling Degree

Yodellers in Switzerland has something to sing about after a university revealed it would offer degrees in the alpine art-form. The Lucerne University of Applied...

Japanese Bar Employs Monkeys

Japanese Kayabuki bar in Utsunomiya is attracting attention from tourists due to the fame of its most popular waiters -- 17-year-old macaque monkey named...

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Richard Grenell: Serbia-Kosovo Agreement Results From Trump’s Different Brand Of Diplomacy

President Aleksandar Vučić of Serbia and Prime Minister Avdullah Hoti of Kosovo took an enormous step toward a long-term...

Agreement On Normalisation Of Economic Relations Between Belgrade And Pristina Signed

President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic and Prime Minister of the Provisional Institutions of Kosovo Avdullah Hoti signed an Agreement...

Symbols Of Belgrade Lit In Colors Of The Polish Flag

On the occasion of marking the 40th anniversary of the founding of the "Solidarity" movement, Branko's Bridge, the Bridge...

Montenegro Election: First Projections Point To A Tight Race

In Montenegro, the ruling DPS was nearly neck-and-neck with its main rivals, according to early and incomplete projections of...

Gorenje To Hire 600 Temp Workers Due To Surge In Orders

Slovenian home appliance manufacturer Gorenje is hiring some 600 temporary workers to cope with a record number of orders....