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Fiji to keep current national flag

FIJI’S Prime Minister, J.B. Bainimarama, has announced that the South Pacific nation will keep its current national flag, a reversal of a long-running proposal of his. A statement by Mr Bainimaramaโ€™s said the money that would have been used to … Continue reading

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Misao Okawa turns 117

MISAO OKAWA has today become only the fifth human being to celebrate their 117th birthday. Okawa-san, the oldest Asian person ever, was born in Tenma (now Kita-ku), Osaka, Japan on 5th March 1898. She became the oldest living woman following … Continue reading

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Not Now John, we’ve another Pink Floyd anniversary

Today (21 March 2013) is the 30th anniversary of the landmark Pink Floyd album…The Final Cut. With Roger Watersโ€™ overbearing creative dominance at its height and the absence of keyboardist Rick Wright, The Final Cut is very much the black … Continue reading

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