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As a working class kid in the UK in the 1960s, the unrelenting financial struggle meant that every school or university holiday, I knuckled down to summer jobs, winter jobs – any jobs – to make ends meet. ...
Sunday, 18 February 2018
A woman tried to enchant men with a false identity and snaps of an attractive girl she met by a holiday pool 17 years ago. Julie Wood, 46, created a character she called Jaye Mayhew – and used images of ...
Sunday, 18 February 2018
3. Karl Lohnes: Surviving the winter decor blahs
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I must admit that since saying goodbye to my twinkly and bright holiday decorations, my house feels, well, a bit plain and dull. Like most people, I get used to a brighter, shinier decor scheme during ...
Saturday, 17 February 2018
... buses not even running. Town Hall bosses said bus lanes are 'very clearly signed' and operate on all Bank Holidays. Read Full Article  ...
Saturday, 17 February 2018
5. Expats find new ways to enjoy the holiday period
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A dragon lantern at the temple fair. [Photo/VCG] As Lunar New Year becomes increasingly recognized across the world, expats who spend the traditional festival in China are discovering a wide range of enjoyable ...
Saturday, 17 February 2018
Thousands of pregnant women due to give birth during the Christmas holidays were unable to find a midwife. Authorities warn the shortages will keep getting worse unless urgent action is taken. Read ...
Friday, 16 February 2018
... the growth of China's tech companies like Tencent. The week-long holiday is a time for Chinese travelers to go on vacation, and 6. Read Full Article  ...
Thursday, 15 February 2018
8. Bless Our Children
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Every year WBOC works to make the holiday season brighter for Delmarva's less fortunate children with the Bless Our Children campaign. For more than a decade WBOC has teamed up with local residents to ...
Thursday, 15 February 2018
9. Good Question: Why do we celebrate Valentine’s Day?
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... an official holiday on the calendar and our culture tells us we have to. Why? I thought we would explore that for this week’s Good Question. Read Full Article  ...
Thursday, 15 February 2018
NEW YORK The city sidewalks here are dressed in holiday style as well as dotted with blockades, bomb-sniffing dogs and heavily armed counterterrorism personnel. It’s Christmastime in the city. Yet, in ...
Thursday, 15 February 2018
NEW YORK The city sidewalks here are dressed in holiday style as well as dotted with blockades, bomb-sniffing dogs and heavily armed counterterrorism personnel. It’s Christmastime in the city. Yet, in ...
Thursday, 15 February 2018
NEW YORK The city sidewalks here are dressed in holiday style as well as dotted with blockades, bomb-sniffing dogs and heavily armed counterterrorism personnel. It’s Christmastime in the city. Yet, in ...
Thursday, 15 February 2018
13. Technology Is Modernizing China's Lunar New Year Holiday
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During last year’s New Year break, 46 billion e-hong baos were sent via Tencent’s ubiquitous WeChat messaging and payment platform -- that’s the equivalent of 33 cash envelopes for every person in China. ...
Thursday, 15 February 2018
14. Portland area gets surprise snow on Valentine's Day
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PORTLAND, Ore. -- Snow fell and stuck down to 500 feet this morning. It was a Valentine's Day surprise. "We have a joke that it only snows on holidays now since we got some on Christmas," said Kristen ...
Thursday, 15 February 2018
... culture to culture. Following Christmas the January economic lows seem to turn around this holiday of love. Read Full Article  ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
... and before long they'll all have been devoured and we'll be looking ahead to the next bank holiday and some more time off work. Read Full Article  ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
17. Good Question: Why do we celebrate Valentine’s Day?
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... an official holiday on the calendar and our culture tells us we have to. Read Full Article  ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
... of the holiday’s offensiveness to students not in a relationship, “I would also point out the.... Read Full Article  ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
19. Ash Wednesday Or Valentine's Day? Do Both
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... a time of sacrifice — will share the same day as Valentine's Day — a holiday known for.... Read Full Article  ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
In 2008, dance fans had a memorable Valentine’s Day when “Step Up 2: The Streets” opened up in theaters, giving them their perfect holiday plans. The follow-up to the original movie starring Channing Tatum ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
21. When is Easter 2018: Everything you need to know
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This April, millions of Christians all around the world will celebrate Easter, the holiest day in Christianity. The holiday, which date changes every year, celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ and ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
And if you are one of those people who enjoys giving them more than receiving, Valentine's Day is just the holiday to enjoy both. Instead of purchasing a V-Day gift with your other half, which is quite ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
23. Rough Guides ranks Valletta a MUST SEE for 2018
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Yet another travel guide has named Valletta one of the must-see places to visit this year. ranked the Maltese capital city in fourth place in its top 20 rankings of the world’s best holiday destinations ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
Workers will earn more for working during nights, weekends and holidays. Parliament passed on February 13 a revision to the Labour Code that increases existing work surcharges and introduces new ones. ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
... of the crowd that streamed through Union Station over that holiday weekend, said Paul M. Stelzer, president of Appleton Corp. Read Full Article  ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
It’s Valentine’s Day. That means reliving all your worst romantic holiday disasters and praying they never happen again. Feeling bad about yours? Here are 10 of our worst*. The dicky tummy. On my first ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
When Marion Johnson went on a dream holiday to Portugal for two weeks last year, she did not realise the trip was going to turn into a nightmare. On September 25, Marion, from Congresbury in North Somerset, ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
... left Fiji on a holiday just after the end of World War II. “I could see the huge span of Sydney Harbour,” Mr Fong said. Read Full Article  ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
... left Fiji on a holiday just after the end of World War II. “I could see the huge span of Sydney Harbour,” Mr Fong said. Read Full Article  ...
Wednesday, 14 February 2018