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31 min ago | Ipswich Evening Star

Gallery: First World War - Robert and Arthur Dale of Tattingstone were true brothers in arms

While the Great War memorials dotted around East Anglia honour many of those who died, there are thousands of others whose names are not etched in stone.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Marine News

Asia VLCC Rates Could Nudge Higher on Activity

Rates for very large crude carriers on key Asian freight routes could hold steady or gain next week as charterers seek to complete their vessel chartering programme for the first 20 days of August, brokers said on Friday.

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Nelson Mail

'Ordinary solider' the face of WW1 stamp

And now, a suitcase of memories belonging to the World War I soldier from a tiny West Coast town has been stamped in history.

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TrekEarth

METSOVO

This is cropped photo from bigger image. I like the small details of the street in this old town.

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Marine News

Canal Project Slows Panama Economy Growth

Panama's economy expanded in May at its slowest pace since 2009 as major public works projects, including an expansion of the Panama Canal, slowed or wrapped up, dragging on the construction and mining sector.

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Marine News

Costa Tow Update: Climate Onboard 'Calm'

According to the latest update, after approximately 30 hours of navigation, the Concordia has travelled 63 nautical miles at an average speed of 2 knots, informs the salvors' website 'The Parbuckling Project'.

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EKathimerini

Thousands of dead fish surface in Lake Pamvotis

Thousands of dead have surfaced in Lake Pamvotis in Ioannina, in Epirus, northwestern Greece.

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CFR.org

TWE Remembers: Serbia Responds to Austria's Ultimatum

Diplomacy is often a contest to gain the upper hand in the court of world opinion.

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EKathimerini

Bank deposits rise for fourth straight month in June

Business and household deposits rose to 163.2 billion euros from 162.1 billion euros in May, the Bank of Greece said.

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Berkshire Eagle

Bang on a Can Festival: Music makes an art connection

Although the 13th annual Bang on a Can Festival has been going full blast with daily faculty and fellow recitals resounding throughout the galleries since July 14, the festival gets down to an exciting new project that will carry it through its finale, Aug 7, with the annual Marathon.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Circulation

Reciprocal Effects of Systemic Inflammation and Brain Natriuretic...

From the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Radcliffe Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom ; 1st Cardiology Department, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece ; Department of Cardiac Surgery, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom ; and NIHR Oxford Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit & ... (more)

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The Washington Post

Troubles in Ukraine? Yes there are, but not for tourists

Pro-Russia rebels. A downed passenger airplane. Surface-to-air missiles. A ruthless leader whose name sounds like a mispronunciation of a popular French Canadian dish.

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EKathimerini

PM, Venizelos meet as Administrative Reform Ministry eases stance on evaluation

Coalition leaders sought on Thursday to defuse tension that has built up between New Democracy and PASOK as a result of the assessment of public servantsA' performance, with the Administrative Reform Ministry indicating that it is willing to make compromises over the evaluation scheme.

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EKathimerini

Study finds Greeks with soft spot for conspiracy theories are more likely to hold anti-Semitic views

Anti-Semitism in Greece is more common among people who are susceptible to the lure of conspiracy theories, a new survey has shown.

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EKathimerini

When evaluation is seen as useless

The reactions toward the governmentA's plans for an evaluation of public sector workers are completely unsurprising.

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EKathimerini

Democracy 'retreated' during crisis, says Papoulias

The crisis caused the democratic process to "retreat" and that is probably the most dramatic side effect of the financial crisis noted Greek President Karolos Papoulias in a statement marking the restoration of democracy in Greece following the fall of the military dictatorship 40 years ago.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Courthouse News Service

Feds Off the Hook for Marine's Missing Heart

The family of a Marine who killed himself while on duty in Greece cannot pursue an emotional distress claim against the U.S. for its failure to tell them their son's heart was removed, and lost, during an autopsy, a federal judge ruled.

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Daily Mail

Belfast is more welcoming to foreigners than any other major UK...

Belfast is more welcoming to foreigners than any other major UK city but barely half of Londoners think migrants fit in Sharp differences in the way different cities view foreigners have been revealed by a study into social attitudes across Europe.

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EKathimerini

From the bougatsan to the cronut, hybrid pastries are the word

Cronut lovers will be pleased to know that the delicious pastry has now reached Greek shores.

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Trend

Baku 2015 welcomes first Games Academy graduates

The Baku 2015 European Games Academy welcomed the first participants of its innovative Graduate Excellence Program to Baku this week.

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