Russia to host first royal wedding in more than a century in lavish two-day ceremony

Russia is set to celebrate its first royal wedding in a century when the alleged heir to Nicholas II marries in an elaborate ceremony in the former imperial capital of St. Petersburg. On Friday, Grand Duke Georgy Mikhailovich Romanov, hereditary claimant to the Russian throne, will marry Victoria Romanovna Bettarini in front of hundreds of guests at St. Isaac’s Cathedral. ...

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French and Russian art on the scale of war and peace

PARIS – Sometimes we aspire to the beauty of little things: the haiku, the string quartet, miniature engraving. And then other times tovarishch, you need your beauty as great as the motherland. “The Morozov collection: icons of modern art“, Which opened its doors last week at the Fondation Louis Vuitton here, brings to Paris an explosion of French and Russian ...

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“Someone lied”: French Foreign Minister accuses Australia of treason of submarines during last rounding | Australian foreign policy

France accused Australia of lying shortly before Canberra canceled a major submarine contract, with France’s foreign minister saying “someone lied”. With no sign of imminent easing of tensions between the two countries, Jean-Yves Le Drian told a parliamentary hearing that Australia had never expressed doubts about the $ 56 billion submarine contract. euros (AU $ 90 billion) or the Indo-Pacific ...

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Israeli Foreign Minister lands in Bahrain for historic visit

Published on: 09/30/2021 – 09:06Amended: 09/30/2021 – 09:05 Manama (AFP) Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid on Thursday began a historic visit to Bahrain, where he will open the Israeli embassy a year after the normalization of relations negotiated by the United States. The senior Israeli diplomat landed at Manama airport, where a Gulf Air plane was due to take off ...

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Henry Dundas not only delayed the abolition of the slave trade, he was a despot who ruled Scotland like a king – Kenny MacAskill MP

The statue of Henry Dundas stands atop a 150 foot column in Edinburgh’s St Andrew Square Now I fully support the change, ensuring that its role in slavery is laid bare. It is important that the role of Scotland is taken into account. Therefore, changes are welcome. For a long time, it was simply a man perched high on a ...

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Latest coronavirus: CDC calls for vaccination during pregnancy, warning of higher risk of death for Covid

The luxury brand Hotel Chocolat, which helped lift the pandemic gloom during the dark days of the lockdown, is looking to extend the sales spike through its subscription service. Chocolate lovers have signed up en masse for regular deliveries to boost morale and spoil their loved ones. Subscribers pay between £ 20-30 per month and membership has grown by over ...

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10 things we just learned about the missing Bugatti Type 57 SC Atlantic the Missing Black Car

One of Ettore Bugatti’s famous quotes reads; “Nothing is too good, nothing is too expensive.” Yet his company has created arguably the most beautiful and potentially the most expensive car of all time – the 1937 Bugatti Type 57 SC Atlantic The Black Car. One of four Atlantic coupes built in the 1930s. There is a problem, however. We can’t ...

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Reunion Queen crowned over 40 years ago returns to ENMU to participate in 2021 reunion parade, reflects on career in education and as senior diplomat for the US State Department

Greyhound Grad Sherry ‘Gwyn’ (Dean) Buzzell returns to Eastern New Mexico University this week to celebrate the reunion over 40 years after being crowned Reunion Queen in 1980. She will participate in the reunion parade this weekend and will enjoy other festivities. Ms. Buzzell, who received an AA in Business, AA in Religion, and a Bachelor of Education from Eastern ...

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RUBIS: Rubis participates in the construction of the world’s first multi-megawatt hydrogen power plant in French Guiana

RUBIS RUBIS: Rubis participates in the construction of the world’s first multi-megawatt hydrogen power plant in Guyana 29-Sep-2021 / 17:45 CET / CEST French regulatory news broadcast, transmitted by EQS Group. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this advertisement. ————————————————– ————————————————– ——————- Paris, September 29, 2021, 5:45 p.m. RUBIS TAKES PART IN THE CONSTRUCTION THE WORLD’S FIRST ...

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Tunisian President appoints Najla Bouden as the country’s first female Prime Minister

Published on: 09/29/2021 – 15:18Amended: 09/29/2021 – 15:17 Tunis (AFP) The Tunisian president on Wednesday appointed geologist Najla Bouden as the country’s first-ever female prime minister-designate, to form a government with limited executive power after the president assumed broad powers two months ago. The university professor of the city of Kairouan, a political unknown, will take office after Kais Saied ...

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