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Photo Archive: Horsemen, The Lord Mayor's Procession, opposite St. Paul's Cathedral, London, 2006.

I remember these riders quite clearly, but I never did find out what  aspect of London life these men were representing in the Lord Mayor’s Procession, because I didn’t buy a programme, but it was remarkably easy to believe that the Lord Mayor would not be coming and that The City of London was under new management. 25 more words

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Dress code in 3 main regions of Vietnam

Vietnam has 3 main regions across the country, the North, the South, and the Middle.

Ao Tu Than, this dress is deemed to be one of Vietnam’s enduring traditional attires, having been worn widely by Vietnamese women in the North centuries before the emergence of the… 561 more words

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UAE tells citizens to avoid national dress while abroad after man held in US

From Channel NewsAsia

DUBAI: The United Arab Emirates has urged men to avoid wearing the white robes, headscarf and headband of the national dress when travelling abroad, after a businessman visiting the United States was wrestled to the ground and held as an Islamic State suspect. 291 more words

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