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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 Bainimarama’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 Waters’ 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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