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MEDIA UPDATE: Forget Lisbon. It’s chic to buy in Porto


In the late 90’ties we played with the idea of “doing” something in Portugal. At that time it was Porto we fell madly in love with. 318 more words

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Sri Lankan-American winner of a Genius Grant champions immigrant children

When Ahilan Arulanantham heard that the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation had named him a recipient of the $625,000 “Genius Grant,” one of the first things he thought about was how much he would like to spend some of it on supporting human rights work in Sri Lanka. 1,235 more words

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Two Sri Lankans make history with an Atacama Crossing

Ruvan Ranatunga and Shihan Anthony John did not know quite what to make of the Japanese team.

It was early October and they were in the middle of one of the most demanding of the 4 Desert Races – a 6 day-long, 242 km crossing of the Atacama on foot.The plateau in Chile stretches 960 km south from the border of Peru, and its centre is recognized as the driest place on earth.The air was leached of moisture and temperatures swung wildly, from freezing in the morning, to baking under the afternoon Sun. 1,391 more words

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£417k study to improve research ethics in humanitarian crises

Sitting among the members of a displaced community in Puttalam a few years ago, Dr. Chesmal Siriwardhana found himself thinking about the ethical problems around health research. 1,105 more words

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Tom Chaplin: Tour Dates and ‘The Wave’

by Danielle Holian

Tom Chaplin has announced 14 tours dates for May 2017 and his new album The Wave is out now.

The Wave was written by Chaplin and produced by Matt Hales. 129 more words

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Veterans Council: no accounts show how it spent the £0.5M from the LIBOR fund

  1. A small, local charity in St Helens that was awarded £0.5M from the government’s Armed forces covenant (LIBOR) fund in June 2013 failed to file accounts for the year before it asked to be removed from the Charity Commission public register, a Freedom of Information (FOI) request shows.
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The Warrior Programme: which Prof Neil Greenberg is speaking?

  1. “We just don’t know whether it works at all,” said Prof Neil Greenberg in the lead story on the front page of The Sunday Times on 18 September 2016.
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