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#Kazakhstan welcomes women back from #IslamicState, warily

#Kazakhstan welcomes women back from #IslamicState, warily

| August 15, 2019

“Everybody has a right to make a mistake,” said Gulpari Farziyeva, 31, who is in a treatment center in Kazakhstan for former members of the Islamic State. Credit Tara Todras-Whitehill for The New York Times The young woman said she thought she was going on vacation in Turkey, but instead found herself in Syria, tricked, […]

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#BrusselsDesignMarket, the largest design market in Europe

#BrusselsDesignMarket, the largest design market in Europe

| August 14, 2019

Ever since its creation in 2002, the Brussels Design Market has evolved into the the largest design market in Europe. This event, that takes place twice a year (March and September), has become one of the main events in the international vintage design calendar.
 Maintaining that particular atmosphere that characterizes flea markets, the Brussels Design […]

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10 cities competing for the 2020 #EuropeanCapitalOfSmartTourism title

10 cities competing for the 2020 #EuropeanCapitalOfSmartTourism title

| August 9, 2019

Ten European cities have been shortlisted for the 2020 European Capital of Smart Tourism competition (presented in alphabetical order): Bratislava (Slovakia), Breda (The Netherlands), Bremerhaven (Germany), Gothenburg (Sweden), Karlsruhe (Germany), Ljubljana (Slovenia), Málaga (Spain), Nice (France), Ravenna (Italy) and Torino (Italy). The finalist cities were selected from a total of 35 applications from across 17 EU Member States. The European […]

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Upset #Hindus seek right to cremation in #Malta as ‘burial hinders soul’s journey’

Upset #Hindus seek right to cremation in #Malta as ‘burial hinders soul’s journey’

| July 31, 2019

Worldwide Hindus are upset over Malta not having mechanism for the cremation of deceased Hindus, forcing the community to bury their loved ones in contradiction of their long-held beliefs. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed (pictured), in a statement in Nevada, US, said that Malta should show some maturity and be more responsive to the hurt feelings […]

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Season of #ClassicFilms – European classics screened at #CulturalHeritage venues across Europe

Season of #ClassicFilms – European classics screened at #CulturalHeritage venues across Europe

| July 2, 2019

This summer, European film classics will be screened in some of Europe’s most iconic cultural heritage venues. Until the end of September, classic films from across the EU will be screened free of charge in a wide variety of venues in 13 EU countries – from small towns to capital cities – highlighting Europe’s rich […]

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#GreekOrthodoxChurch to decide on #Ukraine question

#GreekOrthodoxChurch to decide on #Ukraine question

| June 21, 2019

Will the Greeks betray the canons of the Orthodox Church for Tsipras and the US State Department, asks Michael Panagopoulos? The US Department of State and Phanar have conducted  an active campaign to exert pressure on the government of Greece and the leadership of the Greek Orthodox Church. That is why the consideration of the […]

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#DinnerInTheSky heads to Canal in Brussels

#DinnerInTheSky heads to Canal in Brussels

| June 17, 2019

It’s one of the more novel culinary innovations of recent years in Brussels and elsewhere – eating while suspended 50 metres above the ground. For its 2019 edition, Dinner in the Sky will head to the Canal in Brussels, opposite the future Kanal Pompidou Museum. Since its launch in Brussels in 2006, Dinner in the […]

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