Monthly Archives: June 2017

Proud Mancs strut their stuff on the catwalk at the spectacular launch of the Manchester International Festival – Manchester Evening News

The opening ceremony saw local heroes, celebrities and ordinary people from all backgrounds take to a 100m catwalk in Piccadilly Gardens Source: Proud Mancs strut their stuff on the catwalk at the spectacular launch of the Manchester International Festival – … Continue reading

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Brazil: Car rams gate of Temer’s presidential palace — Guards fired at car

Originally posted on Peace and Freedom:
President Michel Temer was not inside the building when a minor rammed his vehicle into the presidential palace gate. Policemen and armed forces reinforced security in front of the Alvorada Palace [Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters] A…

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Guy Buys A Parachute Off The Internet, Decides To Jump Off His Balcony

Originally posted on Half Glass:
? Ah Brazil. The Siberia of South America, except instead of jumping off  buildings into 30 foot tall snow banks, they parachute off their balconies in sandals to go grab some groceries like they just…

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Story Objects by Vera van Wolferen

Miniature architectural sculptures made of balsa wood, paper and cotton by visual artist Vera van Wolferen based in The Hague, Netherlands. Source: Story Objects by Vera van Wolferen

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Brazilian Prosecutor Deltan Dallagnol on the Car Wash Investigation

Originally posted on GAB | The Global Anticorruption Blog:
A couple months ago I was fortunate enough to host Deltan Dallagnol for a presentation and Q&A at Harvard Law School. Mr. Dallagnol is the lead prosecutor in Brazil’s “Car Wash” investigation…

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The Laundrette (Manchester, UK)

Originally posted on Margherita Eater:
I had been told that The Laundrette was an old laundrette that had been converted into a restaurant, and I was mildly disappointed when I found out that this was not, in fact, the case.…

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Manchester Day 2017

Originally posted on Ramblings Online:
Manchester is a beautiful city, with a great mix of culture brought together by its community which has heritage far and wide. Manchester Day, is a celebration of this great community spirit, showcasing the solidarity…

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https://johnib.wordpress.com/2017/06/07/brazils-president-faces-key-court-session-in-campaign-case/

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