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John Kerry in India to rekindle 'potentially transformative' ties

NEW DELHI: US secretary of state John Kerry flew into New Delhi on Wednesday evening  on a mission to break the ice with new Prime Minister Narendra Modi and repair a rut in a once warm relationship. 765 more words

India

From "Lady Chatterley's Lover", by DH Lawrence

“Ours is essentially a tragic age, so we refuse to take it tragically. The cataclysm has happened, we are among the ruins, we start to build up new little habitats, to have new little hopes. 166 more words

Podcasts

Hen Harrier Day Campaign 2014

Just a few hundred years ago the Hen Harrier was a common and widespread bird of prey. Massive changes in land use meant they lost many lowland breeding sites, and they retreated to breed on upland moorland. 46 more words
Conservation

London Snapshot

“If you’re going to be crazy, you have to get paid for it or else you’re going to be locked up.”
― Hunter S. Thompson… 119 more words

Humor

Eastbourne Pier Catches Fire

 It’s Keelan D. with a news review.

Disaster this evening as the beautiful Eastbourne Pier caught fire. This is one of the many piers in Sussex that have burn down. 181 more words

Britain

Branding Russell a “International Relations Expert”

The lofty self-aggrandizing multimillionaire anarchist has decided to use Fox News as a vehicle to make clear his views on the Israel Palestine conflict.

The comedian turned film star of such classics as Arthur, Get Him to the Greek and Despicable Me has spoken openly about his drug addiction and has used his celebrity status pro bono to raise awareness and address the House of Commons.

Britain

30/7/1914 The Tsar orders general mobilisation again, for real this time

Yesterday the Tsar ordered general mobilisation and then cancelled the order shortly afterwards. Today he is trying to hold firm to not mobilising, refusing even to talk to people he thinks might try and cajole him into changing his mind again. 200 more words

1914