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Massive anti-war protest march in Denver

More than two thousand Americans, led by about fifty members of the Iraq Veterans against the War, took part in an anti-war protest march in Denver, Colorado. The march was from the Denver Coliseum to the Pepsi Centre, the venue … Continue reading

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Musharraf resigns to avoid impeachment

Pakistan President Gen. (retd.) Pervez Musharraf announced his resignation in a televised address to the people of Pakistan. He has sent his resignation to the Speaker of the National Assembly (Lower House of the Parliament of Pakistan). The Chairman of … Continue reading

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Georgia launches military offensive in South Ossetia, Russia retaliates

The Greek city states were believed to have stopped wars to conduct the ancient Olympic Games. Now, as the 2008 Beijing Olympics gets underway, a new war has started 😩 A map of Georgia showing the breakaway regions of South … Continue reading

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Madiba

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, popularly known as Madiba in South Africa, turned 90 on July 18. Read more about him in this link. Madiba on a stamp issued by the former USSR . . . the 10 kopeck (1 rouble = … Continue reading

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Bastille Day

France celebrated Bastille Day (FĂȘte Nationale or quatorze juillet) on July 14. It commemorates the 1790 FĂȘte de la FĂ©dĂ©ration, held on the first anniversary of the storming of the Bastille on 14 July 1789, a very important event during … Continue reading

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The struggle with oneself!

Sport has been defined by a UNESCO Committee as “Any physical activity which has the character of play and which involves a struggle with oneself or with others,or a confrontation with natural elements“. Some people say that sport is war without bloodshed. It is much, much more than that. It is all about the war between … Continue reading

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