Archive for May 14th, 2017

How Norway stood up to Putin – and what Canada can learn – The Globe and Mail

May 14, 2017
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The Globe and Mail How Norway stood up to Putin – and what Canada can learnThe Globe and MailIt was a deliberately provocative act because Mr. Rogozin is at the top of Norway’s sanctions list, having championed the annexation of Crimea in 2014. Yet, as a Russian national, he was legally entitled to visit...
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Mauno Koivisto, President Who Led Finland Into EU, Dies at 93 – New York Times

May 14, 2017
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New York Times Mauno Koivisto, President Who Led Finland Into EU, Dies at 93New York TimesMauno Koivisto, who as Finland‘s last president during the Cold War steered the country out of isolation and into the European Union, died on Friday in Helsinki. He was 93. The Finnish president’s office announced his death. His wife,...
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Anja Nissen sings at Eurovision for Denmark – Sky News Australia

May 14, 2017
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Sky News Australia Anja Nissen sings at Eurovision for DenmarkSky News AustraliaSydney girl Anja Nissen has just performed in the Eurovision grand final for Denmark, sandwiched between the two favourites, Italy and Portugal. Nissen, a 21-year-old from the Blue Mountains, sang the massive power ballad Where I Am note-perfect in …Two Australians to sing...
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18 pictures of magical Mývatnssveit in North Iceland – Iceland Monitor

May 14, 2017
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Iceland Monitor 18 pictures of magical Mývatnssveit in North IcelandIceland MonitorThe high altitudes makes it one of the coldest habitated places in Iceland in winter. The change is drastic when warm summer comes and changes the blue/white winterland into green, where moss and grass covere much of ancient lava fields. Námaskarð … Source: iceland –...
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Swedish scientists find breast milk is ‘cancer cure’ – Daily Mail

May 14, 2017
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Daily Mail Swedish scientists find breast milk is ‘cancer cure’Daily MailShe said: ‘We were looking for novel antimicrobial agents, and new breast milk is a very good source of these. During one experiment we needed human cells and bacteria to be present, and we chose human tumour cells for practical reasons.Breast milk CURES cancer,...
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