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Sunrise in a Norwich Garden

As the year draws to a close and we reflect on significant events it seems timely to add this recording made in my Norwich city garden as the sun rose upon a rather frenetic morning in May. 115 more words


Victory of Values

On May 8, 1945, just over a week after the suicide in Berlin of Adolf Hitler, victory was declared in Europe.The Times’ editorial at the time, reprinted in today’s newspaper, celebrated the moment but mourned the dead. 34 more words


Literary Memories 8 May: Gustave Flaubert

Author: Gustave Flaubert

Dates: 12 December 1821 – 8 May 1880

Nationality: French

Title of Book: Bouvard and Pecuchet: A Tragi-comic Novel of Bourgeois Life… 272 more words

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UK Column News - 8 May 2014

Uploaded on 8 May 2014  by ukcolumn Louise Collins and Brian Gerrish with today’s news update from the UK Column.


Putin To Meet Obama, Merkel At WWII Normandy Landing Anniversary In France - 8 May 2014

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet Barack Obama and other Western leaders for the first time since the outbreak of the Ukrainian crisis when he attends a World War II anniversary in Normandy, France. 71 more words


The New Cold War: Libya, Syria, And The Ukraine - 8 May 2014

Author: Dr. Can Erimtan is an independent scholar residing in İstanbul, with a wide interest in the politics, history and culture of the Balkans and the Greater Middle East. 202 more words


Moscow: Kiev's Reaction Obstructs OSCE Efforts To Resolve Ukraine Crisis - 8 May 2014

Kiev’s reaction has jeopardized the OSCE’s efforts to start an inclusive national dialogue in Ukraine, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has expressed… 89 more words