22Feb/15

Countdown is on as world awaits Oscars

Crews put finishing touches on the red carpet as media from around the globe take their places ahead of the 87th Academy Awards.

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22Feb/15

Turkish army active on Syria border after it evacuates troops guarding mausoleum

Turkish military vehicles are seen on the move in a town on the border with Syria as Ankara announces a successful mission to evacuate Turkish soldiers guarding a mausoleum in Syria.

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22Feb/15

Schoolfriend of missing British ‘Syria’ girls issues ‘come home’ appeal

Britain’s former foreign secretary William Hague said that lessons must be learnt from the case of missing school girls believed to be making their way from England to Syria, but he wouldn’t be drawn on whether Britain’s security services bore any responsibility.

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22Feb/15

Ecuador’s yellow guayacan trees a breathtaking sight

(R Reports) – It almost looks like a painting.

Bright yellow petals of the guayacan tree saturate the terrain of Ecuador’s Mangahurco region.

They come into bloom just once a year.

The guayacan forest is the largest of its kind in the country.
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22Feb/15

Possibility of alien life explored at UFO conference

(LNVO) – Anyone who wants to explore the possibility of extraterrestrial life can head on over to Scottsdale, Arizona.

That’s where the 24th Annual International UFO Congress Convention and Film Festival opened this week at the We-Ko-Pa Resort.
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22Feb/15

Global Islamic Counter-Terrorism Conference opens

The 4 days Global Islamic Counter-Terrorism Conference opens with a message from Saudi Arabia’s King Salman: protect the image of Muslims across the world from the harm caused by terrorism.

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22Feb/15

Virtual reality allows humans to fly like birds

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND (REUTERS) – From the ancient Greek legend of Icarus, to the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci, flying like a bird has been a dream for mankind for generations.

Not anymore — thanks to this machine, an immersive full body simulator that recreates the sensation of flying.
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