Monthly Archives: July 2014

South American nations court BRICS over new bank, stronger ties

Originally posted on Ben Tavener:
Anadolu Agency BRASÍLIA – South American leaders attending the 6th BRICS Summit in the Brazilian capital, Brasília, on Wednesday hailed the foundation of a new US$100 billion development bank between the BRICS nations, announced on Tuesday. The eleven South American leaders in attendance also…

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Culture Makes a Difference – +Culture Shots 14-18 July 2014

Originally posted on Gallery in the Park:
While building continues both at the back of the Whitworth Art Gallery, and now too at the front facing Oxford Road. Opposite us at the hospital and at other NHS sites nearby, +Culture…

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The Sale Arts Trail

Originally posted on Baby Pique:
Is there anything much better than ambling around following an arts trail and discovering all the amazing talent that you never knew you had right on your doorstep? This weekend, I hotfooted it around Sale…

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Gaudí’s Barcelona: Gaudy or Gorgeous?

Originally posted on Everywhere Once:
The facade of Gaudi’s La Sagrada Familia Barcelona wouldn’t be as colorful without Antoni Gaudí. Hailed as a visionary by some and a madman by others, the innovative architect left his mark across the city,…

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Is that a Dragon I see above me?

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Thai boxer kicks down door of burning building as family of three are rescued

Originally posted on Do The Right Thing Daily:
by Dean Kirby, Daily Mirror A kickboxer booted down a door to rescue a family of three from a house inferno. Darren Robinson, 42, has been hailed as a hero after he…

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Man – The Descent

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Favela Life in Brazil

Originally posted on Writer On The Move:
With the World Cup mania going on full speed, everyone’s eyes are now on Brazil. This has gotten me to think about my most recent trip to the sunny country and about one…

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Manchester embraces its heritage…

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Where am i…?

Originally posted on Aimee loves to love…:
buzzzzzzzzz ? x

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