According to a new study in the journal Nutrition, subjects who ate about an ounce and a half of chocolate per day had a lower BMI, less body fat, and a trimmer waist, on average, than those who nibbled less. 34 more words
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Semana Santa is a major holiday in Latin America, the region with the most Catholics in the world. This very important week is packed with daily celebrations, colourful processions, re-enactments of the dead and rebirth of Jesus Christ, and, among some of the more traditional Catholic, rituals of self-flagellation. 239 more words
It might come as a surprise, but it turns out China doesn’t get as much government revenue from crafts rather than from producing tobacco.
According to official reports, China is the one country in the world that tops the tobacco charts both in consuming and producing. 126 more words
One of the most popular grandmothers in Japan is to be Kansai Bimajo, whose beauty has gone viral.
Kansai Bimajo might be just 42, but she certainly does not look it. 103 more words
Nintendo is a Japanese consumer electronics company known all over the world with its video games. In fact, Nintendo’s revenues make it the biggest video game company in the world. 121 more words
Just imagine you’re waiting for your bus on the New Street Oxford bus stop and you suddenly see a pedestrian getting abducted by a huge tentacle, or a flying spaceship just above the bus stop! 131 more words