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Remembering Oskar Rabin, Soviet Painter, Dissident And Exile

Oskar Rabin, a leading figure in subversive Soviet art who first gained international attention for hanging from a moving bulldozer, died November 7 in Florence. He was 90 years old. Source link : http://www.topix.com/world/latvia/2018/11/remembering-oskar-rabin-soviet-painter-dissident-and-exile?fromrss=1 Author : Publish date : 2018-11-17 06:23:18 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Venice jewellery heist: expert insight from the ‘gentleman thief’

Vincenzo Pepino, the only other person to have successfully robbed Doge’s Palace, suspects £1.7m theft was an inside jobUntil January, only one other person had pulled off a burglary at Doge’s Palace, the seat of power during Venice’s years as a republic, and a museum since 1923.In 1991, Vincenzo Pipino, nicknamed the “gentleman thief” for the polite way...

Daily news summary 16.11.2018

Prime Minister Andrej Babis, who has come under pressure to resign over his sons allegations that he had been forcibly detained in Crimea to prevent him testifying in the Storks Nest affair in which his father faces charges of EU fraud, has said he will never step down of his own accord. At a press briefing in Prague...

We want a decent Slovakia, people chanted in squares

"Our mission is to bring down fences that divide nations and states, rather than build barriers with empty talk," Gal told the protest-goers, and reminded them not to forget those "who do not sit at full tables". Organisers of the For a Decent Slovakia protests described the investigation they were subject to by the police , based on...

Exhibition by the Polish Roma artist Krzysztof Gil opens at l’ trang re

The show is comprised of a single installation, entitled TAJSA Yesterday and Tomorrow , which takes as its point of departure the ritual of A'HeidenjachtenA' or A'Gypsy huntA', prevalent in Germany and the Netherlands from the seventeenth until as late as the nineteenth centuries. The installation, a shelter-like construction made from raw canvas and fragments of wooden planks...

LeBron’s HS car to drive hard bargain at auction

LeBron James obviously wasn't an ordinary high school senior. His car wasn't a run-of-the-mill model, either. Source link : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/sportsNews/~3/FwPurxCGQ-8/lebrons-hs-car-to-drive-hard-bargain-at-auction-idUSKCN1NM059 Author : Publish date : 2018-11-17 03:11:08 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Kazakhstan going to launch e-visa system

In December 2018, citizens of about 150 countries will be able to take advantage of the simplified electronic visa regime, Tourism Industry Committee of Kazakh Culture and Sport Ministry told Trend. "According to the Concept of Tourism Development until 2023, simplifying the issuing of Kazakh visas is one of the key priorities to ensure the flow of tourists...

Mary Fitzgerald: ‘Europe needs to see lessons of past to quell voices of anti-immigration’ – Independent.ie

Independent.ieMary Fitzgerald: 'Europe needs to see lessons of past to quell voices of anti-immigration'Independent.ieThe museum also explores the xenophobia and hostility experienced by migrants in France over the last two centuries, bringing to mind how similar dynamics are currently emerging in various corners of Europe as populists fuel anti-immigration sentiment. Source link : https://www.independent.ie/world-news/europe/mary-fitzgerald-europe-needs-to-see-lessons-of-past-to-quell-voices-of-antiimmigration-37537454.html Author : Publish date :...

ANCE National Association of Builders of Italy may implement projects in Armenia

YEREVAN, November 16. /ARKA/. Armenian President Armen Sarkissian met Thursday with ANCE National Association of Builders in Italy, the presidential press office reports. Source link : http://www.topix.com/world/armenia/2018/11/ance-national-association-of-builders-of-italy-may-implement-projects-in-armenia?fromrss=1 Author : Publish date : 2018-11-17 01:20:09 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Dollar, U.S. yields slide on Fed official rate talk

The U.S. dollar weakened and Treasury yields slid on Friday after a top Federal Reserve official said U.S. interest rates were near a neutral rate, while the S&P 500 ended positive after a seesaw session helped by optimism over U.S.-China trade ties. Source link : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/UXZQlIwhaCU/dollar-u-s-yields-slide-on-fed-official-rate-talk-idUSKCN1NL02E Author : Publish date : 2018-11-17 01:13:03 Copyright for syndicated content belongs...

Brexiteers seek to shift May on EU deal

A group of five ministers are hoping to persuade the PM to make changes to the deal, the BBC understands. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46243745 Author : Publish date : 2018-11-17 00:55:57 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Man to stand trial as 10-month boy ‘lucky to be alive’ after ‘crude circumcision’

A 54-year-old man is to stand trial after a 10-month old baby boy was left lucky to be alive from a "crude circumcision" carried out in the midlands three years ago. Father-of-six, Philip Ogbewe, 54, from Nigeria but living in Ireland 20 years and residing at Green Lanes, Drogheda, Co Louth allegedly used a surgical blade on the...

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Remembering Oskar Rabin, Soviet Painter, Dissident And Exile

Oskar Rabin, a leading figure in subversive Soviet art who first gained international attention for hanging from a moving bulldozer, died November 7...

Venice jewellery heist: expert insight from the ‘gentleman thief’

Vincenzo Pepino, the only other person to have successfully robbed Doge’s Palace, suspects £1.7m theft was an inside jobUntil January, only one other...

Daily news summary 16.11.2018

Prime Minister Andrej Babis, who has come under pressure to resign over his sons allegations that he had been forcibly detained in Crimea...

We want a decent Slovakia, people chanted in squares

"Our mission is to bring down fences that divide nations and states, rather than build barriers with empty talk," Gal told the protest-goers,...

Exhibition by the Polish Roma artist Krzysztof Gil opens at l’ trang re

The show is comprised of a single installation, entitled TAJSA Yesterday and Tomorrow , which takes as its point of departure the ritual...

LeBron’s HS car to drive hard bargain at auction

LeBron James obviously wasn't an ordinary high school senior. His car wasn't a run-of-the-mill model, either. Source link : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/sportsNews/~3/FwPurxCGQ-8/lebrons-hs-car-to-drive-hard-bargain-at-auction-idUSKCN1NM059 Author : ...

Kazakhstan going to launch e-visa system

In December 2018, citizens of about 150 countries will be able to take advantage of the simplified electronic visa regime, Tourism Industry Committee...

Mary Fitzgerald: ‘Europe needs to see lessons of past to quell voices of anti-immigration’...

Independent.ieMary Fitzgerald: 'Europe needs to see lessons of past to quell voices of anti-immigration'Independent.ieThe museum also explores the xenophobia and hostility experienced by...