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Norway jails Latvian whisky-drinking airBaltic co-pilot – BBC News

August 18, 2015
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BBC News Norway jails Latvian whisky-drinking airBaltic co-pilotBBC NewsA Latvian co-pilot who admitted drinking whisky and beer hours before an airBaltic flight from Norway to Crete has been jailed for six months. Two flight attendants were also given prison sentences of 45 and 60 days respectively. The co-pilot, 38, was …Norway jails co-pilot drinking...
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Swedish teen breaks hearts at Idol opening – The Local.se

August 18, 2015
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The Local.se Swedish teen breaks hearts at Idol openingThe Local.seA 15-year-old boy from Gothenburg who grew up in Nigeria and says he was beaten by his father, has tugged on heart strings around Sweden, with a clip of his stunning debut performance on Sweden’s Idol programme going viral on Tuesday. Sweden’s Idol … Source: swedish...
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Norway’s oil fund excludes 4 Asian companies – Financial Times

August 17, 2015
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Financial Times Norway’s oil fund excludes 4 Asian companiesFinancial TimesCivil activists had grown frustrated with Norway’s recent performance on exclusions. After a high-profile start in which it excluded producers of tobacco and weapons such as nuclear and cluster bombs, several decisions on divestments had languished in …Norway Oil Fund Excludes 4 Asian Companies Over Palm...
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Finland Triples Training Sessions For Reservists – DefenseNews.com

August 17, 2015
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DefenseNews.com Finland Triples Training Sessions For ReservistsDefenseNews.comHELSINKI — Finland’s military is tripling the number of reservists called up for refresher training courses, from 6,000 last year to 18,000 in 2015, a senior official said Friday. Finland shares a 1,340-kilometer (830-mile) border with Russia, which … Source: finland – Google News Sharing information is key...
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Crown Princess Mary of Denmark tops most stylish royal vote – hellomagazine.com

August 17, 2015
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hellomagazine.com Crown Princess Mary of Denmark tops most stylish royal votehellomagazine.comShe will one day be the queen of Denmark but for now Crown Princess Mary is reigning supreme as the most stylish young royal. A poll conducted by HELLO! Online has placed Mary in first place, after almost 30,000 readers cast their vote. See...
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New flights to Iceland from Aberdeen announced – Aberdeen Evening Express

August 17, 2015
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Aberdeen Evening Express New flights to Iceland from Aberdeen announcedAberdeen Evening ExpressTravel times will be shortened and we’re confident customers will appreciate the easy connections in our hub in Iceland.” Icelandair destinations in North America include New York, Seattle, Toronto and recently announced Chicago starting in 2016.New flights from Aberdeen to Iceland launchedAberdeen Press...
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