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Wildfire rages on Spanish island of Ibiza

May 27th, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Palma de Mallorca (Spain), May 27 (IANS/EFE) A wildfire on the Mediterranean island of Ibiza has scorched some 1,500 hectares of pine forest and prompted the evacuation of 80 homes ... Read more...

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14 held in Spain for offering to commit murders on Internet

April 1st, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 1 (IANS/EFE) Fourteen people have been arrested in Spain for using an Internet forum to offer their services to extort, attack and even commit murders, the police said.The ... Read more...

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‘Never been close to guns, but comfortable with it’

September 29th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Two-time world champion and Olympic cycling gold medallist Anna Maree Meares has never seen the kind of security in place for the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games. The ... Read more...

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Spanish monarchs welcome Michelle Obama

August 9th, 2010 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
Palma de Mallorca (Spain), Aug 9 (IANS/EFE) Spain's King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia, accompanied by Princess of Asturias Letizia, welcomed US first lady Michelle Obama and her daughter Sasha to ... Read more...

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Spain’s New Year fete features EU theme

January 2nd, 2010 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 2 (IANS/EFE) At midnight Spain greeted its half-year rotating presidency of the European Union (EU), lighting up a dozen public buildings with the blue of the EU flag. After the bells ... Read more...

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Men and womens brains are hard-wired to perceive beauty differently

February 24th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): Beauty is not only in the eye of the beholder, but it''s also in his brain, suggests a new study, which found that men process exquisiteness on ... Read more...

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Asteroid named after tennis star Nadal

July 13th, 2008 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Palma de Mallorca (Spain), July 13 (IANS) A recently discovered asteroid has been named after Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal, who won his first Wimbledon title earlier this month with a stirring ... Read more...

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Upbeat Lehmann certain that he will play at Euro

May 24th, 2008 - 8:42 pm ICT by admin
DPA Palma de Mallorca (Germany), May 24 (DPA) Upbeat Germany goalkeeper Jens Lehmann has said he is confident that he will be first choice keeper at next month's European Championships. The 38-year-old, who ... Read more...

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Aida Cruises to launch new liner

March 11th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by admin
DPA Rostock (Germany), March 11 (DPA) Aida Cruises has released its 2009/2010 catalogue highlighting trips on the new liner "Aidaluna," which will make Baltic Sea trips starting in 2009, visiting Hamburg, Kiev, Oslo ... Read more...

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