Thursday, 13 December 2018

News in Pictures

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UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson gestures as he looks at a humanoid robot at Research Institute for Science and Engineering at Waseda University’s Kikuicho Campus in Tokyo

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Images provided by Colombia’s Defense Ministry (MINDEFENSA, for its acronym in Spanish), shows soldiers taking part in the military parade in commemoration of Colombia’s Independence Day in Bogota, capital of Colombia, on July 20, 2017.

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Justin Trudeau meets baby Justin Trudeau

The Canadian prime minister, Justin Trudeau, came face to face with his namesake as he met the baby of Syrian refugees who was named in his honour. The meeting took place at the Calgary Stampede on Saturday, where two-month-old Justin Trudeau Adam Bilan slept happily as the prime minister briefly ...

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Intl. conference on dust storms gets underway in Tehran

The three-day International Conference on Combating Sand and Dust Storms: Challenges and Practical Solutions” kicked off in Tehran on Monday. Representatives from 30 countries are participating in the event, organized by Iran’s Department of Environment and Foreign Ministry, with the cooperation of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of ...

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School achieves Good Ofsted and pupils enjoy city bus tour

A WHOLE school enjoyed a day out on a sightseeing tour of York on buses to get to know their own city. The 227 pupils from St Aelred’s RC Primary School took in the major sights as part of their work learning about British values. Executive headteacher, Derek Sutherland, said: ...

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Pictures of the week

A hot-air balloon in the form of a craftsman lands on June 8, 2017 in Aitrang, southern Germany.   A worker poses with a cricket between his teeth at a farm belonging to company “Little Food,” which prepares and promotes food products made from crickets, in Brussels, Belgium.   A ...

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Bangladeshi firefighters pull a man from the mud Wednesday in Rangamati, after a landslide there killed scores of people. As rescue workers continue to search the area for missing people, authorities warn that the death toll is likely to rise.

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Glamour Women of The Year Awards

Model, DJ and TV presenter Lilah Parsons looked sultry in her pale pink v necked gown which was embellished with glittering beads. The star won Glamour Women of the Year’s Outstanding Contribution Award in 2014 for her work as Princess Grace of Monaco. Former X Factor winner Louisa Johnson got ...

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