The UK is climbing the world rankings in both reading and science according to the latest Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) international student assessments.
The.. City A.M.
Thundercat has announced a headlining world tour for 2017. The new dates begin February 13 in San Francisco, with two nights at the Independent, and will take the bassist/singer-songwriter throughout.. Pitchfork
A PARAMOTOR pilot performs a thrilling fly-by of Dubai's stunning skyline. Ten of the best paramotor pilots from around the world, including the USA, UK, France, Spain, Russia and the Czech Republic,.. Source: Rumble -
Puppetry has a very long history across the Czech Republic and can be traced deep into the Middle Ages.
Now UNESCO is considering adding Czech and Slovak puppetry to the global list of Intangible.. Source: euronews (in English) -
"There are many ties and shared ideas between Liberland and President Trump," the self-proclaimed president of Liberland, Vit Jedlicka, told The Washington Post this weekend.
Jedlicka declared.. Business Insider
UnionPay's merchant coverage in Europe reaches 50%
SHANGHAI, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- UnionPay International announced today that 600,000 more merchants in Europe are newly enabled to accept.. PR Newswire Asia
Oslo, December 6, 2016: Scatec Solar has signed an agreement with the Brazilian company Kroma Energia Ltda. and its partners ("Kroma"), securing four PV plants totalling 150 MW (DC) co-located in the.. GlobeNewswire
STOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Catella Parken Europa fund aims to attain an equity target of EUR 200 million and will invest at least 70% in the core countries of Central Europe. In addition, up to.. Business Wire
WASHINGTON ― When the Constitutional Convention convened in Philadelphia to debate and write a new constitution for the United States, there was a concerted effort to ensure that the new nation would.. Huffington Post
As Donald Trump soon assumes the presidency, a fascinating problem remains Trump's relationship with Vladimir Putin whom he seems to adore. They have numerous similarities. No Russian leader, save Yuri.. Huffington Post
Submitted by Peter Korzun via Strategic-Culture.org,
Fifteen European states have supported Germany’s initiative to launch discussions with Russia on a new arms control agreement.
*«Europe's.. Zero Hedge
You’d better watch out ― Krampus is coming to town.
Hollabrunn’s market square in Austria held its annual Krampus Run over the weekend, with dozens of performers dressed as the creature.. Huffington Post
BethAnn Telford to Run Seven Marathons on Seven Continents in Seven Days
Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 28, 2016
BethAnn Telford, an endurance athlete living with brain cancer, will compete in.. PRWeb
Donald Trump might seem like a uniquely American phenomenon. The shape-shifting billionaire huckster reinvented himself first as a TV personality and then as a maverick populist politician. He rode to.. Huffington Post
Apple's special Black Friday shopping event is now live in the United States and Canada, offering customers free Apple Store gift cards worth up to $150 or CA$200 with the purchase of selected Apple.. MacRumours.com
Submitted by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute,
*Far from being outdated and past their time, the ideas behind the electoral college are greatly underutilized.* The electoral college is.. Zero Hedge
WASHINGTON ― When President-elect Donald Trump spoke to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Nov. 9, he praised one of his Turkish business partners as a “close friend” and “your great.. Huffington Post
(AP) — Gripping tiny slices of sheer rock and hoisting himself up 3,000 feet with only his strength, Adam Ondra quietly inched his way up one of the world's most challenging rock walls and into the.. SeattlePI.com Also reported by •Newsday